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Frequently Asked Questions

Scroll down to locate the subject area in which you have a question. Subject areas are listed alphabetically.

Accredited Program

How do I become an accredited CPE program provider?
How do I locate a list of accredited CPE program providers?
Fact Sheet


Advanced Practice Certification

How do I become certified in Advanced Practice?

 

App

Where can I find information on CDR's MyCDRGo app?


Appeals Process
            How do I file an appeal?

 

Assess and Learn Module

Which Assess and Learn modules are available from CDR and how do I purchase them?


Board Certified Specialist

What are the requirements for board certified specialists and where are the examinations offered?


Gerontological Nutrition
Obesity & Weight Management
Oncology Nutrition

Pediatric Critical Care Nutrition
Pediatric Nutrition
Renal Nutrition
Sports Dietetics


Information for Canadian RDs


CPE Database

Where do I locate the online CPE database?

 

Code of Ethics
            Where can I locate the Code of Ethics for credentialed practitioners?

Competencies

What are competencies?

 

Credential Title Option

RDN

NDTR

 

Credential Placement

How do I place my credentials?

 

Entry Level Exams - RD & DTR

What are the RD eligibility requirements?
What are the DTR eligibility requirements?


Where can I purchase a study guide?


Examination FAQ
Where can I locate orientation materials for newly credentialed practitioners?

 

Fee - RD & DTR

How do I pay my registration fee?

 

Feedback

How do I provide feedback to CDR?


Fellow Certification

How do I find about the Fellow certification program?


Focus Area Standards of Practice and Standards of Professional Performance

Tools used by credentialed dietetics practitioners


Mailing Lists

How do I purchase mailing lists for CDR credentialed practitioners?


Message Center

How do I access the message center?


Name & Address Change

Instructions for changing my address online.
How do I change my name?


Newsletter

Does CDR have a newsletter?


Preceptor Training Course
          Where do I find out about the online Preceptor Training Course?

Professional Development Portfolio Recertification System

 Where do I find the Professional Development Portfolio Guide?
 How do I submit my learning plan?
 How do I log my CPEUs?
 
How do I determine when my 120 grace period expires for submitting my Learning Plan?

 

Prior Approval of CPE programs

How do I submit my CPE programs for prior approval?

 

Reauthorization to take then entry-level exam

How do I become reauthorized to take the entry-level exam?


Registration Statistics

How do I locate how many practitioners are credentialed by CDR?


Registration Status Certificate

How do I purchase a registration status certificate?

 

Registration Verification

How do I verify if an individual is credentialed by CDR as an RD, DTR or board-certified specialist?


Staff Contact List

How do I locate a CDR staff member by area of expertise?


State Licensure

How do I find out if my state has licensure?


Weight Management Programs

 

When are weight management programs offered?
Obesity Interventions for Adults
Childhood and Adolescent Weight Management

 

How do I order a weight management self-study module?
Obesity Interventions for Adults Online Course
Childhood and Adolescent Weight Management