In honor of the beginning of internship season, and of course our recent RD graduates, we wanted to provide an overview of the most common jobs coming out of school and “into the real world.” Your first job out of the internship can be daunting, and the field provides an increasing number of options! We 1) are always available to serve as a sounding board and 2) promise that no matter what initial job you take, your career will unfold in a great way, and over the course of many years!
Every year, hundreds of dietitians come to the Food and Nutrition Convention and Exhibition, or FNCE, an annual event hosted by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. This year’s FNCE is on October 16 to 17 in Boston. Whether you’re a seasoned RD or a dietetic intern just starting out, coming to FNCE means finding opportunities for wherever you are in your career.
In light of the graduation season, I wanted to share my personal experience to the graduating class of 2016…