The Priority Nutrition Care Distance Dietetic Internship

THE PRIORITY NUTRITION CARE DISTANCE DIETETIC INTERNSHIP is a full time 8 month Program (30 weeks/40 hours per week) which allows you to choose practice sites and work with preceptors near home, avoiding the high costs of relocation, while establishing connections for potential future employment. We are located in the metropolitan BOSTON area and require you to come to Boston only once for 3 days of orientation.

        SPECIAL NOTES          

                     YOU HAVE UNTIL OCTOBER 22, 2018 TO IDENTIFY YOUR FIRST ROTATION & CLINICAL PRECEPTOR(S).

                       THERE IS NO SPECIAL REQUIREMENT FOR WORK & VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE. 

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YOUR APPLICATION ANSWERED

CHAT WITH THE INTERNSHIP PROGRAM DIRECTOR


SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 23, 2018 at 8PM CLICK HERE

 

                                                         WE HAVE 60 OPENINGS FOR JANUARY 2019

APPLICATIONS ARE BEING ACCEPTED THROUGH DICAS NOW

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CLICK HERE FOR ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

WHAT ARE OUR GRADUATES SAYING ?

NEW INTERVIEW with LIZ SATTERTHWAITE  RD, LD RECENT GRAD

INTERVIEW with PAIGE TRAW RDN, PROGRAM GRAD 

INTERVIEW with AMY GOOD RD, PROGRAM GRAD

CLICK HERE TO READ WHAT OTHER PROGRAM GRADUATES ARE SAYING

WHY PRIORITY NUTRITION CARE DISTANCE DIETETIC INTERNSHIP ?

LIVE AT HOME AND SAVE MONEY

LARGE PROGRAM (120 PER YEAR) with SMALL PROGRAM FEEL (SMALL WORK GROUPS of 6-8 INTERNS)

ASSIGNED PERSONAL RDN PROGRAM COORDINATOR THROUGHOUT PROGRAM

90% OF INTERNS WHO HAVE COMPLETED ARE NOW RDNs

RECEIVE 12 CREDITS TOWARD AN ONLINE MASTER'S DEGREE IN NUTRITION FROM U. of HOUSTON             (Completely separate from the Internship and optional)

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CLASSES STARING IN FALL AND WINTER

DESIGN YOUR OWN ROTATIONS  

INTENSIVE SUPPORT FROM PROGRAM

REGISTRATION EXAM COACHING & JOB SEARCH COACHING

WEEKLY SMALL GROUP MEETINGS WITH YOUR PERSONAL SMALL GROUP

& YOUR ASSIGNED RDN PROGRAM COORDINATOR

SPEND SIX WEEK ELECTIVE ROTATION ENHANCING SKILLS IN YOUR AREA OF INTEREST

ROTATIONS

CLINICAL NUTRITION    

8 WEEKS TOTAL AT UP TO TWO SITES / PRECEPTORS MUST BE RD/RDNs

COMMUNITY NUTRITION

8 WEEKS TOTAL AT UP TO TWO SITES / SEE FINDING PRECEPTOR PAGE FOR QUALIFICATIONS

FOOD SERVICE 

8 WEEKS TOTAL AT UP TO TWO SITES / SEE FINDING PRECEPTOR PAGE FOR QUALIFICATIONS

ELECTIVE ROTATION

6 WEEKS AT ONE SITE / MAY BE AT NEW OR PREVIOUS SITE /TBD BY BEGINNING OF ROTATION 3

THE SIX WEEK ELECTIVE ROTATION GIVES YOU THE OPPORTUNITY TO EXTEND YOUR TIME IN AN AREA OF INTEREST.

CONCENTRATIONS

THE BUSINESS OF NUTRITION

THE MANAGEMENT OF FOOD AND NUTRITION SERVICES

(CONCENTRATIONS ARE CHOSEN AT THE BEGINNING OF ROTATION 3 AND HAVE NO RELATIONSHIP TO THE SITE CHOSEN FOR THE ELECTIVE ROTATION.)