This product is free for LAHIDAN members.
This webinar was presented live on February 22, 2022.
Nutrition and Dietetics is expanding its scope of practice. This webinar will be a panel discussion with RD's with diverse and non-traditional careers paths such as social media influencers, TV show host, non-profit organizations, medical liaison and nutrition scientists. These professionals will share their experiences making the decision of moving to different paths and how this experience shaped their practice. LAHIDAN members (specially students and newer dietitians) would really benefit from this information.
The webinar will last 1.5 hours, and each speaker will have a 20-minutes presentation. Participants will be responding the following questions among others: The following questions will be addressed: How did you decided to go other career path within the profession? Which steps you needed to do go get there? What did you get from moving to this new career path?
CPE Level: 2
Performance Indicators: 1.1, 1.3, 2.1
- Identify the possible ways to expand their scope of practice.
- Discuss how to expand the scope of practice within the profession.
- Illustrate practice strategies to start a non-traditional career path for nutrition and dietetics.
- Value ethics as a standard of practice of professional performance.
Marisa Juarez-Calderon, MPH, RD, CSP, LD
Isabel Betancourt, MS, RDN, LDN
Malena Perdomo, MS, RDN, CDE
Dalina Soto, MA, RD, LDN
Andie Lee Gonzalez, PhD, MPH, RD, LD