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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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Registered Dietitian (RD) and Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN) By Demographics by State (Maryland)

As of February 19, 2018
  • Total Registered Dietitians in Maryland 1,838
 
    By Gender
  • Female
    1,654 (90.0%)
  • Male
    76 (4.1%)
  • Not Reported
    108 (5.9%)
 
    By Ethnicity
  • American Indian or Alaskan Native
    3 (0.2%)
  • Asian
    76 (4.1%)
  • Black or African American
    193 (10.5%)
  • Hispanic or Latino
    30 (1.6%)
  • Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander
    22 (1.2%)
  • Not Reported
    133 (7.2%)
  • Other
    29 (1.6%)
  • Prefer not to disclose
    49 (2.7%)
  • Two or more races
    9 (0.5%)
  • White
    1,294 (70.4%)
 
    By Area of Practice
  • Business / industry
    19 (1.0%)
  • Clinical nutrition, general
    320 (17.4%)
  • Communication / publication
    13 (0.7%)
  • Community nutrition
    117 (6.4%)
  • Consultation and private practice
    54 (2.9%)
  • Diabetes care
    54 (2.9%)
  • Education
    44 (2.4%)
  • Food and nutrition management / administration
    95 (5.2%)
  • Gerontology
    38 (2.1%)
  • Hunger / environmental nutrition
    1 (0.1%)
  • Integrative / functional nutrition
    2 (0.1%)
  • Long-term care
    99 (5.4%)
  • Not Reported
    609 (33.1%)
  • Nutrition support
    17 (0.9%)
  • Oncology
    17 (0.9%)
  • Other
    83 (4.5%)
  • Pediatric
    30 (1.6%)
  • Policy / advocacy
    9 (0.5%)
  • Renal nutrition
    63 (3.4%)
  • Research
    63 (3.4%)
  • School nutrition
    20 (1.1%)
  • Sports nutrition
    7 (0.4%)
  • Vegetarian nutrition
    1 (0.1%)
  • Weight management
    44 (2.4%)
  • Wellness / prevention
    19 (1.0%)
 
 

*This data is based on self-reported information provided on the Academy/CDR database.