Advanced Practice Certification in Clinical Nutrition Profile of Certificants

Profile of Certificants:

Professionals holding CDR's advanced practice credential for dietitians in clinical practice are experienced registered dietitians who have the knowledge and skill required to autonomously apply the nutrition care process at an optimal level of accuracy and efficiency.
They are able to manage patients or groups of patients using contemporary research-based practice and are strategically selective in their determination of the most appropriate interventions for a patient or group of patients.
They also possess the skills required to lead interdisciplinary medical teams and to direct initiatives to design, develop or evaluate nutrition care systems or protocols.