Rotations/Required Activities

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Rotations
  • Clinical Rotations:
    • 5 weeks of outpatient rotation at Stony Brook University Hospital
    • 11 weeks of nutrition therapy rotation at Stony Brook University Hospital or an affiliated hospital
    • 4 weeks of long-term care
    • 64 hour longitudinal research rotation
  • 5 weeks of public health nutrition rotation including work at Family, Population and Preventive Medicine and WIC.
  • 7 weeks of food service rotation including 4 weeks food service management and 3 weeks school food service
  • 1 week virtual renal rotation
  • 3 week elective rotation
Required Activities/Coursework
  • 61 hours of Orientation and Seminar
  • 1 week RD examination review

Upon successful completion of the Dietetic Internship Program, interns are eligible to sit for the registration examination.

Information on becoming a Registered Dietitian in New York State: http://www.nutritioned.org/registered-dietitian-new-york.html

Stony Brook University does not give credit or supervised practice hours for prior learning experience.