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

The Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) is offering an advanced practitioner certification in clinical nutrition for registered dietitians with four or more years of clinical nutrition practice. Apply NOW for the April 2018 examination window!

Applications for April 2018 examination window are due March 2, 2018.

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Eligibility requirements for the interdisciplinary Board Certified Specialist in Obesity and Weight Management certification.

  • Current, valid certification as a(n):
    • AANPCB Nurse Practitioner
    • ACSM Certified Exercise Physiologist
    • ACSM Certified Clinical Exercise Physiologist
    • ACSM Registered Clinical Exercise Physiologist
    • ANCC Nurse Practitioner
    • CDR Registered Dietitian Nutritionist
    • Licensed Clinical Psychologist
    • Licensed Clinical Social Worker
    • NCC Nurse Practitioner (WHNP-BC)
    • NCCPA Physician Assistant, or
    • PNCB Nurse Practitioner (CPNP-PC, CPNP-AC).
  • Maintenance of above credential for a minimum of two years (by the time of the examination window).
  • Documentation of 2,000 hours of specialty practice experience while holding one of the aforementioned credentials within the past five years (by the time the application is due).