Filipino Americans in Dietetics and Nutrition (FADAN)

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FADAN fosters networking, mentoring and support for the professional issues unique to Filipino-American dietitians and diet technicians. Nutrition professionals working with the Filipino community can benefit from joining FADAN, which focuses on the diverse culture and ethnicity of this population.


  • Community Leader: Beatriz Dykes, PhD, RD, LD, FADA, FAND
  • Communication Coordinator: Aimee Estella, MS, MPH, RD, LDN

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If you have questions about the benefits of FADAN or are interested in getting involved, direct your questions to


You must be an Academy member to join FADAN. Annual dues are $5 for the June 1 to May 31 Academy year. Contact the Academy's membership team at or at 800/877-1600 or 312/899-0040 ext. 5000. You can also join through your MyAcademy profile.