Dietetics Internship Program

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Dietetics Internship Program Overview

The University of Kentucky Albert B. Chandler Hospital, in conjunction with the Veterans Affairs Medical Center, offers a post-baccalaureate dietetic internship designed to meet the competencies for entry-level dietetics practice and to prepare students for the Registration Examination for Dietitians. The internship has a clinical nutrition concentration and is housed within the Nutrition Services department of UK HealthCare. Our graduates have compiled an average of 94 percent pass rate in the last ten years within 12 months of completion of the program.

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What should you expect from the Dietetics Internship Program? Explore the Curriculum, Program Schedule, and Practice Experiences pages.

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Leigh Schaefer RD, LD
Dietetic Internship Program Coordinator

Office: 859-323-6987
E-mail: leigh.schaefer@uky.edu

 

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