Services for the Public

The following services are available at no cost to the public.

Monitoring of CDR Credential Use/Misuse
To report misuse of the RD, DTR, FADA, CSG, CSO, CSP, CSR and CSSD credentials, contact Chris Reidy by e-mail at or phone at 312-899-0040 Ext. 4857.

Monitoring Compliance with the Academy/CDR Code of Ethics for the Profession of Dietetics
To report violations of the Academy/CDR Code of Ethics for the Profession of Dietetics, send an e-mail to

Verification of Registered Status of Credentialed Practitioners
On-line verification can be obtained through the CDR Web site. To obtain on-line verification, go to the CDR home page and click on the On-line Credential Verification Search icon. The credentialed practitioner's registration identification number and state of residence must be provided.

To obtain written verification of credential status, provide the name and registration number (if available) of the individual along with your name, phone, fax or address by e-mail at, phone at 312-899-0040 Ext. 5500 or fax at 312-899-4772.