General Information

SNA 2019 Position Paper
SNA’s 2019 Position Paper, talking points and other resources are available on the LAC Resources page, as well as onsite at LAC. Be sure to complete your District Profile Sheet and bring with you for your visits on Capitol Hill.

SNA Political Action Committee Booth
With your help, SNA’s Political Action Committee (SNA PAC) works to support, educate and thank Congressional members who are involved and passionate about SNA issues. Bring your questions and stop by the booth at LAC to learn more about how crucial your support is in helping to meet the PAC goals.

Continuing Education Units (CEUs)
SNA CEUs are aligned with USDA Professional Standards’ required annual training. Participants who attend the conference will earn 4 CEUs toward SNA’s Certificate Program, the SNS Credential renewal and USDA Professional Standards. A Professional Standards Tracking Grid is available at Registration and online.

CPEU Information for RDNS AND NDTRS
SNA is a Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Accredited Provider with the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR). CDR Credentialed Practitioners will receive a maximum of 4 Continuing Professional Education Units (CPEUs) by attending this conference.

NEW: RDNs and NDTRs: To obtain your CDR certificate at the conclusion of the conference, please email education@schoolnutrition.org with your CDR number and the number of CPEUs you are claiming.

Confirmations & Onsite Registration
All individuals registering for LAC 2019 before February 4, 2019 will receive confirmation via email or mail upon processing. Plan to pick up your final program, badge and other materials at the SNA Registration Desk in the hotel. Onsite registrations also will be accepted at the onsite rates.

Attire
Business attire is appropriate for LAC. You should bring appropriate professional attire and dressy, yet comfortable, shoes for your day on Capitol Hill.  Washington weather at this time of year can be unpredictable, so be sure to pack for possible chilly or rainy conditions. For current weather forecasts, check www.washington.org.

Conference Photos
Attendance or participation in SNA meetings and other activities constitutes an agreement by the attendee for SNA's use and distribution of the attendee's image or voice in photographs, videotapes, electronic reproductions and audiotapes taken during the conference.

Conference Evaluations
At the conclusion of LAC, you will receive an evaluation via email. Please submit your comments. Your feedback is important to SNA.

Feedback Forms
Please complete the “Feedback Forms” from your Hill visits. Return options:

Disclaimer of Endorsement
Reference during the conference to any products, services or expressed ideas does not constitute or imply its endorsement or recommendation by SNA.

Antitrust Policy Statement
It is the policy of the SNA and it is the responsibility of every Association member and participating school food industry organization to comply in all respects with federal and state antitrust laws. No activity or discussion at any Association meeting or other function may be engaged in for the purpose of bringing about any understanding or agreement among members that may violate or appear to violate the antitrust laws, including but not limited to raise, lower or stabilize prices; to regulate production; to allocate markets; to encourage boycotts; to foster unfair trade practices; to assist monopolization; or to in any way violate federal or state antitrust laws. Any questions regarding the meaning or applicability of this policy, as well as any concerns regarding activities or discussions at Association meetings, should be promptly brought to the attention of SNA.

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