The European Federation of the Associations of Dietitians (EFAD) was established in 1978 in Copenhagen, Denmark.
The aims of EFAD are to:
Membership of the Federation is open all National Associations of Dietitians from member states of Europe.
EFAD currently has 31 member associations, representing over 30,000 dietitians in 25 European countries.
The General Meeting is made up of delegates from each of the Member Associations.
The Federation is directed and represented by an Executive Committee.
The Honorary President and the Member Associations of the Executive Committee are elected at the General Meeting.
EFAD has links with other organisations in the field of nutrition and dietetics and with other professionals.
EFAD does not pursue any political, religious or financial ends