Initiatives & Updates
9th CDBC Annual General Meeting - Thank you!
The Board of Directors and CDBC staff would like to thank everyone who participated in the CDBC's 9th Annual General Meeting on June 6, 2013. Our AGM was a great success with record attendance: 32 dietitians and public representatives attended in-person and 91 dietitians attended online! The 2012-13 Annual Report and Financial Statements are available on the CDBC website for information. If you weren't able to attend, you'll be able to view a recording of the AGM on our website at the end of June.
New Education Opportunities for Restricted Activities
On April 29, 2013, the Registration Committee approved two new education initiatives to help dietitians maintain their competence with Restricted Activities:
These new courses are now listed on the Application to Practice Restricted Activities as accepted proof of competence.
Jurisprudence Guide and Examination Pilot
New Members Appointed to the Registration Committee
The Board of Directors and Registration Committee welcome two new members to the Registration Committee.
Don Grant joined the Committee on April 1, 2013 as a new community public representative for a two-year-term to March 31, 2015. Don has a background in the pharmaceutical industry and extensive experience working with multi-disciplinary health professionals. Tamar Kafka, RD, joined the Committee on May 1, 2013 for a term ending March 31, 2015. Tamar is currently the Dietetic Education Coordinator with the Faculty of Land and Food Systems at the University of British Columbia. Her background in clinical dietetics and education will be very helpful to the Registration Committee. Welcome Don and Tamar!
2013-14 Registration Renewal - Late Registration
Online registration renewal was available until midnight on March 31, 2013. If you missed the deadline, you may still register late from from April 1, 2013 to September 30, 2013 with a $250 late fee penalty. Please contact the office if you have any questions.
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