We have recently been notified by our office building management that Commonwealth Edison, our electrical services provider, will be shutting down electrical service to CDR’s office building  beginning at 6:00 PM CT on Friday, May 26th  in order to perform electrical work in the building over the weekend. Our IT Department will begin shutting down services at 5:00 PM CT on Friday. 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 CDR credentialed practitioners scheduled to recertify May 31, 2017, your Step 3: Learning Plan 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 must be submitted by June 30, 2017.

Board Certification as a Specialist in Pediatric Nutrition

The Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) offers Board Certification as a Specialist in Pediatric 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
New Examination Format
Anticipated Pediatric Examination Locations
Exam Development Process
Exam Pass/Fail Statistics - Pediatric
Candidate Handbook
Confidentiality Statement
Pediatric Nutrition Job Analysis Summary

Pediatric Exam Study Resources

Pediatric Reference List
Pediatric Content Outline
Pediatric Nutrition Specialty Practice Definition

Current CDR Specialist Information

Board Certified Specialists in Pediatric Nutrition List by State
Recertification Requirements
Guidelines for Credential Placement
Online 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.