CDR's office building is currently experiencing an electrical service interrruption. Electrical service will be restored on Monday, May 29th at 6:00 AM CT.

During this timeframe you will not be able to access your Step 3: Learning Plan, or your Step 4: Activity Log.

Special Notice for practitioners scheduled to recertify May 31, 2017: If you have not yet done so, remember that your Step 3: Learning Plan for the cycle ending 2017 must be submitted to CDR on or before May 31st. Do not delay submitting your Learning Plan. Although all learning activities must be completed on or before May 31, 2017, your Step 4: Activity Log can be submitted by June 30, 2017 at the latest.

Board Certification as a Specialist in Gerontological Nutrition

The Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) offers Board Certification as a Specialist in Gerontological Nutrition. Board Certification is granted in recognition of an applicant's documented practice experience and successful completion of an examination in the specialty area.

General Candidate Information

Examination Dates and Fee Schedule
Eligibility Requirements and Application - New Online Eligibility Application
Exam Development Process 

Examination Pass/Fail Statistics
Anticipated Test Center Locations

Candidate Handbook
Confidentiality Statement
Gerontological Nutrition Practice Analysis Report

Exam Study Resources

Gerontological Nutrition Content Outline
Gerontological Nutrition Reference List
Gerontological Nutrition Dietitian Definition

Current CDR Specialist Information

Board Certified Specialist in Gerontological Nutrition List by State
CDR Specialty Online Directory - coming soon

Recertification Requirements
Guidelines for Credential Placement
On-Line Credential Verification

CDR, the credentialing agency for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics is an equal opportunity organization and does not discriminate among candidates on the basis of race, creed, gender, religion, national origin, disability or marital status.