Status
New Since 7/1/2019, Effective 10/1/2019
Code
133VN1201X
Type
Level III Area of Specialization
Nutrition, Obesity and Weight Management
An individual who is a Board Certified Specialist for Obesity and Weight Management and educates, supports, and advocates for patients and clients to understand and manage their weight and associated risks through the use of nutritional, behavioral health, medical, surgical, pharmacotherapeutic, and exercise and physical activity interventions. Source: The Commission on Dietetic Registration, https://www.cdrnet.org/certifications/specialty-practice-experience [7/1/2019: new]