"We are positioned to take the lead in weight management. This certificate program will provide the needed training and support to help us meet this significant challenge."
Sachiko St. Jeor, PhD, RD, FADA,
University of Nevada School of Medicine
Over half of American adults are living with overweight or obesity. A dietetics professional, trained to have a comprehensive knowledge of the field and management options, can enable long-term patient compliance and sustained success. This program is designed to produce providers of comprehensive weight management care who also know when and how to refer patients to other specialists. This certificate program is only open to Active, Student, International and Retired category members of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and CDR credentialed practitioners — RDN™ and NDTR™. Program registrations will not be processed until these requirements have been verified.
Upcoming 2017 Programs:
September 29-October 1, 2017
Hyatt Regency Phoenix
Registration deadline: September 14, 2017
October 19-21, 2017 - Pre-FNCE
InterContinental Chicago Magnificent Mile (New Location)
Registration deadline: October 3, 2017
November 16-18, 2017
Registration deadline: October 31, 2017
Registration Fee: $370.00**
Current Perspectives and Future Directions
Clinical Management of Overweight and Obesity
OTC Dietary Supplements
Diets, Programs and Technology
Lifecycle Impact of Weight Management
Considerations of Weight Loss
Role of Exercise
Public Health Implications
Bariatric Surgery as a Treatment Option
To register for these programs:
— Online Registration
— Download Brochure
— Call 1/800-877-1600 ext. 4783
**A $75.00 administration processing fee will be required for all cancellations and transfers. An additional fee may apply if the pre-work materials and pre-test have been completed.
Participation is limited. Please register by the publicized registration date for the program you wish to attend to secure a seat. Past certificate programs have been filled to capacity several days prior to the registration deadline. Written confirmation will be sent by e-mail.
Click here to review testimonials from participants.
As of March 2017, 14,538 participants have been awarded the Certificate of Training in Adult Weight Management. Click here for a list of recipients.
For more information, please contact CDR by e-mail at email@example.com or call 1-800/877-1600, ext. 5500.
To order mailing labels of certificate recipients, please contact CDR at 1-800-877-1600, ext. 4839 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Adult Weight Management Self-study module
What if you can't attend the onsite program?
If you're unable to attend the 2 1/2 day program, complete the Adult Weight Management self-study module and receive 16 CPE hours. Click here to obtain information on the Adult Weight Management Self-Study Module.
Click here to view information on the Level 2 Certificate of Training in Adult Weight Management program.
Click here to view information on the Certificate of Training in Childhood & Adolescent Weight Management program.
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