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ANFPConnect is now available!

The community made just for you, ANFP Members. This is your place for your voice to be heard. Share your experience with others in your field, get industry news updates, network with professionals, and participate in discussion forums all in one place. Join today.

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Upcoming Events


2015 Events Calendar

2015 Annual Conference & Expo
August 2-5, 2015
Orlando, FL 32836

The Association of Nutrition & Foodservice Professionals invites you to attend the Annual Conference & Expo in Orlando, FL, August 2 -5, 2015. Take part in over 20 Education Sessions, visit the Expo, and network with industry colleagues. Click HERE to learn more. 

Credentialing Exam

CDM, CFPP Credential Verification

CDM|CFPP Credential Exam is NOW available year round!

Exam Sites

Exam Candidate Handbook and Application >>
Register online >>

Study Tools & Exam Content >>
Exam Development Information >>
Request for Special Accommodations >>
Credentialing Exam FAQ >>

Scholarships are available to help offset education costs and CDM exam. Select link below to login and select Grants & Scholarships from left menu.

CDM Scholarship Application

Avian Flu Information

Want more information on the avian flu (bird flu)? First confirmed in January in the Pacific Northwest, avian influenza has now spread to the Midwest. Click HERE to see a timeline of the avian flu in the USA, learn how you can be safe from avian flu, and how you can cook and serve eggs with no worries.

Continuing Education

July CE Special

Save even more on the MDS 3.0 Bundle! This July ANFP members can receive two books, MDS 3.0 and Nutrition Care Plans and MDS 3.0 Nutrition Documentation in LTC Compliance, and receive an extra 20% off the bundle! That is just $6.40/CE for these 5 CE hour books!

This special is only for ANFP members and is good through July 31, 2015.

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CDM, CFPP Credential Verification

Activate Your Certification Online >>

Activate Your Certification by Mail or Fax >>

CBDM Guide to Maintaining Your Credential >>

CE Audit FAQs >>

CDM, CFPP Credential Verification

Congratulations New CDMs! The Certifying Board for Dietary Managers had 57 individuals pass the CDM Certification Exam in June. During that time, 62 individuals activated their CDM credential and are now officially CDM, CFPPs. Congratulations to the new CDMs, who can be seen HERE.

ANFPonline Redesign!

Products Catalog

You spoke and we listened!

Thanks to member feedback, is currently undergoing a redesign that will result in a more modern, appealing, and mobile-friendly website that will make navigation a more user-friendly process for our members and visitors. Stay tuned for more information as we count down to the release of the new website this summer!

CDM|CFPP of the Month

Dhammika Ekanayake, CDM, CFPP
Food Service Director
St. John's Village and Stollwood Convalescent Hospital

Dhammika Ekanayke is the Food Services Director at St. John’s Village and Stollwood Convalescent Hospital in Woodland, CA. Read how Dhammika achieved her dream of implementing a restaurant style food service at the Convalescent Hospital dining room and how she is making the dining experience a “happy event” for residents. Read Dhammika's entire interview HERE.


CDM Career Network

ANFP is proud to offer CDM Career Network to our members. It is the best available online resource to search and apply to a wide range of nutrition and foodservice careers across the country. Start your search below: 

Dietary Manager
Chef / Cook
Dietetic Technician
Dietitian / Nutritionist
Education & Research-Dietetics

Looking to fill a position? CDM Career Network is a proud member of HEALTHeCAREERS Network which provides targeted exposure to qualified candidates. Learn more.

ANFP Media Partner

Foodservice Director

FoodService Director is the exclusive Media Partner of ANFP.

Do you know a fellow CDM who excels at his/her job? Nominate them for Foodservice Director of the Month. Follow this link to find our easy-to use nomination form. Nomination form >>

NFEF featured in FoodService Director magazine: NFEF Study Highlights Foodservice Innovations>>



ANFP advocates for members regarding issues that affect the Certified Dietary Manager, food safety, and the foodservice profession.

Click here to find out about Safe Food for Seniors Act, as well as ANFP-PAC, our political action committee that provides financial support to the advocacy effort.



NFEF-funded grants are available to ANFP members to cover the cost of registration to the ANFP Annual Conference. The Grant Application deadline is 6/1/15 for the Annual Conference & Expo in Orlando, FL.

Click HERE for information on NFEF grants and the applications.