Because clinical nutrition is who you are not just what you do.
The perfect opportunity to advance your credential has arrived:
CDR Advanced Practice Certification in Clinical Nutrition

The Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) is offering an advanced practice certification in clinical nutrition for registered dietitians (RDN) with four or more years of clinical nutrition practice. Apply NOW for the November 2017 examination window!

Applications for November 2017 examination window are due August 31, 2017.

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Board Certification as a Specialist in Gerontological Nutrition Examination Dates and Fee Schedule

Examination Window: July 11 – 29, 2016

Application postmark deadline Examination Fee Examination Fee for Non CDR Canadian RDs Examination Fee
(other international test center locations)
April 22, 2016 $350 $475 $500
April 23-May 13, 2016 $375 $500 $525
May 14- May 31, 2016* $400 $525 $550
No applications for this window accepted 6/1 or later
*For the third application postmark deadline, only online submissions will be accepted.

 

 

Examination Window: February 6 – 27, 2017
Note: no appointments on Feb 15, 2016 President’s Day

Application postmark deadline Examination Fee Examination Fee
(sitting for exam in Canada & Puerto Rico)
Examination Fee
(other international test center locations)
November 4, 2016  $350 $475 $500
November 5 – December 8, 2016  $375 $500 $525
December 9, 2016 – January 5, 2017*    $400 $525 $550

No applications for this window accepted 1/6 or later
*For the third application postmark deadline, only online submissions will be accepted.

 

Examination Window: July 10 – 28, 2017

Application postmark deadline Examination Fee Examination Fee for Non CDR Canadian RDs Examination Fee
(other international test center locations)
April 20, 2017 $350 $475 $500
April 21 – May 11, 2017 $375 $500 $525
May 12 – May 31, 2017* $400 $525 $550
No applications for this window accepted 6/1 or later
*For the third application postmark deadline, only online submissions will be accepted.

 

Applicants wishing to apply after the first application postmark deadline will incur an increased fee as stated in the fee schedule. The specialty examination is administered on computer — Monday through Friday (normal business hours) during the three week testing window.

The 2018 examination dates and fee schedule will be available by August 1, 2017.