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Dietetic Internship / Program of Study (ISPP)


Individualized Supervised Practice Pathways Program of Study


Prerequisites

For students to be accepted to the Dietetic Internship Program, they must have completed the DPD requirements.

Concentration

The Meredith College Dietetic Intership Program has chosen a concentration in Leadership in the field of nutrition and/or in the community. The need for leadership in healthcare has been recognized for years. Leadership behaviors and actions are important for interns to learn. The effectiveness of leadership behaviors and actions will be essential to our graduates’ career paths.
 

Internship Rotations
FNG - 600: Clinical Nutrition Internship Rotation (6 cr.)
FNG - 603: Community Nutrition - Wellness Supervised Field Experience (2 cr.)
FNG - 604: Community Nutrition - Public Health Supervised Field Experience (2 cr.)
FNG - 607: Food Service Management Internship Rotation I (2 cr.)
FNG - 608: Food Management Internship Rotation II (2 cr.)
FNG - 616: Enrichment Internship Rotation (2 cr.)

Graduate Courses
FNG - 601: Advanced Clinical Nutrition Seminar (3 cr.)
FNG - 605: Professional Communication, Leadership and Informatics (3 cr.)

Program Completion Requirements

To successfully complete the Meredith College Dietetic Internship Program and receive a signed program completion Verification Statement, interns must meet all of the following criteria:

  • Pass all rotations and complete all competencies/learning outcomes for Dietetic Internships
  • Complete all assignments, modules and worksheets
  • Work all assigned hours
  • Turn in all evaluation forms
  • Turn in all End of Rotation ePortfolios
  • Attend all field trips
  • Complete a 4-week enrichment rotation
  • Maintain a “B” average in the Graduate Classes


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Cathie Ostrowski
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(919) 760-8419
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The Internship Program in Nutrition and Dietetics is currently granted accredited status by the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND) of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, 120 South Riverside Plaza, Suite 2190, Chicago, IL 60606 | (312) 899-5400 www.eatrightpro.org/acend