Manijeh (Mandy) Nezami, DrPH, MA, MS, RDN

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 Manijeh (Mandy) Nezami, DrPH, MA, MS, RDN

Residence:         Los Angeles                


  • Dr PH, Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, CA, Public Health Nutrition
  • MS, Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY, Nutrition
  • MA, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ, Human Ecology, Nutrition Education

Internship:         Montclair State University- Montclair, NJ                

Professional Expereince:                        

  • Systems Director, FANS, Avanti Hospitals, Gardena, CA, May 2012-present;
  • Adjunct instructor, Glendale Community College, Glendale, Ca, September 2012-present;
  • Adjunct instructor, Long Beach City College, Long Beach, CA, September 2017-present

Leadership Experience:

District Activities:                

  • President Elect - 2017-2018; President - 2018-2019;
  • Nominations and Awards - 2016-2017

Mission Statement: I have a commitment to making a difference and am dedicated and driven to bring about the change we want to see in our profession. I have the communication and leadership skills required and willing to stand for something much bigger and greater for the good of the Nutrition and Dietetics profession. Just like people who have come before us , this is a critical turning point for our profession and it takes each and everyone of us being united and working together to create the recognition and respect we all deserve as Dietitians and Nutrition professional. 

Additional Information: 

Mandy Nezami, DrPH, RDN has been working as RDN in Clinical Nutrition , Acute Care Management , research and teaching for the last 20 years. I strongly believe in giving back and volunteering for our profession. I have been in various roles with the Los Angeles District for the last 4 years. This includes, nominations and awards , president elect, president and immediate past president. I have also been part of the planning committee and the main organizer of the Los Angeles District‘s Annual Conference at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles for the last 3 years. I plan to continue with volunteering for the California Academy and my mission is to motivate and inspire RD’s to get more involved with the Academy and California Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics.