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State Affiliate Information

Effective June 1, 2021, the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) State Affiliate Program entered the last year of its CPE Approval Affiliate program; final date May 31, 2022. On June 1, 2022, CDR assumed the review of all CPE activities. 

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CPE activities submitted to the CDR State Affiliate prior to May 31, 2022, will be reviewed and approved by the State Affiliate.

State Affiliate Program 

Each year the states have the option to participate in the State Affiliate Program. Participation in the program gives Affiliates the ability to review and approve live lecture activities.

Levels of State Affiliate Involvement:

  • Headquarters review all programs (CDR would review all state programs)
  • State Affiliate reviews all live programs taking place within the State
  • State Affiliate reviews only Affiliate-District programs 

State affiliate agreements are distributed in June and are due no later than July 31st. Each Affiliate term is August 1 - July 31. 

Note: CDR will always review self-study activities, multi-state activities (i.e. live webinars), annual meetings, and ethics activities.




State Affiliate Fee Structure:

State Affiliates can choose if they would like to charge a review fee. The fees charged by the Affiliate may not exceed $20 per CPEU and no more than $200 can be charged for a single activity. 


State Affiliate Webinar Series:

  • General Information on the State Affiliate Application Process (June 9, 2020)
  • Tips on Reviewing Live Activity Applications (October 2020)






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