Professional Development

ACEND® New Program Director Webinar

This webinar is designed to provide new program directors of ACEND®-accredited programs information about the principles of ACEND® accreditation and program director responsibilities. The webinar also reviews the resources available for program directors. 1 CPEU is awarded for viewing the webinar and completing a short survey.

Journal Club

Hosting a Journal Club Directions

Hosting or participating in a journal club allows you to interact with your peers and stay abreast of recent research and information related to dietetics while earning CDR Type 160 Journal Club CPE credits. As part of ACEND's mission to promote quality and innovation in dietetics education, ACEND® is providing support for earning journal club CPE credits. While ACEND® cannot directly provide these CPE credits, it has developed tips and discussion agendas for suggested articles related to dietetics education you can use to get started. These agendas are offered below.

Cost: Available at no cost
CPE: These directions do not offer CPEs.


Journal Club Article Agenda: Simulations

Discussion agenda for use with 'The Time is Now: A Blueprint for Simulation in Dietetics Education,' an article from the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

Cost: Available at no cost
CPE: CPEs possible if submitted by RDN/NDTR in compliance with CDR requirements, see 'Hosting a Journal Club Directions' above.


Journal Club Article Agenda: Student Assisted Services

Discussion agenda for use with 'Student Assisted Services (SAS): An Innovative Clinical Education Model,' an article from the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

Cost: Available at no cost
CPE: CPEs possible if submitted by RDN/NDTR in compliance with CDR requirements, see 'Hosting a Journal Club Directions' above.


Journal Club Article Agenda: Remote Nutrition Counseling

Discussion agenda for use with 'Remote Nutrition Counseling: Considerations in a New Channel for Client Communication,' an article from the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

Cost: Available at no cost
CPE: CPEs possible if submitted by RDN/NDTR in compliance with CDR requirements, see 'Hosting a Journal Club Directions' above.


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