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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Program Director

CDR Newly Credentialed RDN Nomination

CDR NDEP Presentation & Handouts - 2017
CDR NDEP Presentation & Handouts - 2016
WebX Presentation: 2015 Dietetics Practice Audit & Test Specification Development for the 2017 Registration Examinations
CDR NDEP Presentation & Handouts - 2015
Entry-Level Registration Eligibility Requirements Update

New Graduate Degree Eligibility Requirement Effective January 1, 2024
CPEU Credit for Preceptors

NDEP Questions and Answers 2017

Registration Eligibility Processing System (REPS)

REPS Login Page
REPS Program Director Guide
REPS Quick Start Guide
Program Director Instructions — Student Exit Packet
Student Instructions — Timelines and Procedures for Registration Eligibility
Registration Eligibility Application Processing — Flow Chart
Eligibility Document Retention Policy
REPS Frequently Asked Questions


Examination References

Registration Handbook Information and Study Outline
Registered Dietitian Examination Test Specifications: Effective January 1, 2017
Dietetic Technician, Registered Examination Test Specifications: Effective January 1, 2017
10th Edition of the Study Guide for the Registraton Examination for Dietitians
7th Edition of the Study Guide for the Registration Examinationfor Dietetic Technicians

Components of a Certification Testing Program (Flowchart)
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