Myths and Realities About Future Requirements for Registered Dietitians

Myths and Realities About Future Requirements for Registered Dietitians

The presentation is designed to clarify realities and dispel myths held by current practitioners regarding these initiatives.

  • Release Date: October 27, 2019
  • SKU FNCE19256
Member Price
$24.00
Nonmember Price
$54.00

This products is free for those who attended FNCE® 2019.

This comprehensive panel session will discuss the Commission on Dietetic Registration's 2024 Graduate Degree registration eligibility requirement; the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics' future education model; and the Consumer Protection and Licensure Subcommittee's work with state licensure. The presentation is designed to clarify realities and dispel myths held by current practitioners regarding these initiatives.

Award Presentation: Excellence in Practice – Dietetics Education - Jayanthi Kandiah, PhD, RD, CD

Jointly planned by the Commission on Dietetic Registration, Consumer Protection and Licensure Subcommittee and Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics

CPEU: 1.5
CPE Level: 2 - Intermediate
Learning Need Codes: 1010, 1070, 1080

Performance Indicators:

  • 1.1.8 Adheres to the Standards of Professional Performance for RDNs.
  • 14.4.4 Reviews and updates job descriptions to reflect current practices and the organizations needs.
  • 3.2.1 Advocates for, and participates in, activities that support advancement of the profession.

Learning Objectives

  • Articulate the impetus and rationale for the 2024 graduate degree registration eligibility requirement.
  • Differentiate education program accreditation, professional credentialing and state licensure.
  • Dispel myths about future education and credentialing of registered dietitian nutritionists.

Moderator

  • Catherine Christie, PhD, RDN, LD/N, FAND

Speakers

  • Beth Taylor, DCN, RDN-AP, FAND, CNSC, FCCM
  • Christine Hartney, MS, RDN, LDN, FAND
  • Kathryn Lawson, MS, RDN
  • Release Date: October 27, 2019
  • SKU FNCE19256