TAND Annual Conference – What to Know Before You Go

Thank you for joining us at this year’s TAND Annual Conference! We’re excited to be back in person and look forward to seeing you Friday, March 31 in Jackson, TN.


Jackson-Madison County General Hospital, 620 Skyline Drive, Jackson, Tennessee.

All attendees must check in at the hospital information desk at the main entrance of the hospital, then proceed to the TAND registration area.

  • Complimentary on-site parking – use Garage 1 or front entrance parking 
  • TAND event will take place in the J. Walter Barnes Conference Area
    • Once you come into the main entrance, the information desk is to the left and the conference center area is to the right.
  • Registration/check-in will be in the corridor of the conference area starting at 7:00am
  • Exhibits and posters will be set up in the Medical Founders Rooms

Event Agenda

The final agenda is posted on our website here. A hard copy of the event agenda will be available onsite. Breakfast will be served from 7:00-8:00 AM (ET). A hot buffet lunch will be provided for all attendees beginning at 12:20 PM (ET). Dietary modifications will be provided for those submitted during the registration process. 

Breakfast: Assorted House made Muffins, Pastries; Oatmeal – Brown Sugar, Raisins, Agave syrup; Market Fruit Platter; Assorted Yogurts; Assorted Juices – Apple, OJ, Chef’s Choice (Seasonal); Coffee & Tea

Lunch: Caesar salad buffet: Biscuit Crouton, Chop Romaine, Shred Parmesan Cheese, Caesar Dressing; Panzanella salad: Heirloom Tomato, Basil, House Crouton, Cucumber, Onion; Grilled Lemon Chicken, Grilled Shrimp, Chef’s Choice House smoked Meat; Chef’s Brownies; Soda & Water

Break: Dried Fruit Spears with House Made Low Fat Key Lime Dip; Carrot Hummus; Seasonal West TN Farm Hand Picked Vegetables; Seasonally Inspired Whole Fruit; Granola Bars; Selection of Infused Waters

Speaker Information & Handouts 

Speaker bios and can be viewed here: Speaker information

Please view speaker handouts located on our website here. TAND will not be providing printed copies of speaker’s handouts. Please plan accordingly by viewing and printing any necessary documents before coming to the conference.


CPEU Information & Event Evaluation 

TAND has applied for a total of 7 CPEUs (including CPEUs for exhibits and posters) for this event through the Commission on Dietetic Registration. You will receive an email after the event that includes instructions and certificates for claiming CPEUs as well as an evaluation to provide us with feedback on your experience at this year’s event