Starting a Career in Public Health

online learning

This webinar will include stories and suggestions from three RDNs who successfully launched a career in public health and community nutrition. The panel presentation will be followed by a question and answer segment open to the participants.

  • SKU LOPHCNSCPH0220
DPG Member Price
$0.00
Member Price
$24.00
Nonmember Price
$54.00

Date: February 25, 2020
Time: 6 - 7 p.m. (Central time)

Landing a dietetic job in your area of passion takes planning and networking. This webinar will identify the skills needed for an entry level position in public health nutrition. The panelists will present information based on their experience both in beginning their careers in public health as well as advancing their careers in the field. The participants will discover skills and tactics that facilitate career advancement and help them construct a plan for a job search in the area of public health and community nutrition.

CPEU 1 (pending approval)
CPE Level 1
Learning Need Codes: 1130, 1140, 1120

Performance Indiciators:

  • 8.3.4 Enhances knowledge to foster career advancement
  • 8.3.1 Maintains the knowledge and skill to manage a variety of disease states and clinical conditions
  • 8.3.2 Implements a plan for continual professional improvement

Learning Objectives

  1. Define the skills needed for an entry level position in public health nutrition
  2. Discover skills and tactics that facilitate career advancement
  3. Construct a plan for a job search in the area of public health and community nutrition

Panelists

  • Heather Dimeris, MS, RD
  • Alicia Grove, MS, RDN, SNS
  • Gabrielle Headrick, MSPH, RD

Moderator

  • Jody Vogelzang, PhD, RDN, CHES, FAND
  • SKU LOPHCNSCPH0220