Sunday, March 25, 2012

4/4/2012 Free CEU for NE DPG Members: The Supermarket RD - A New Wave of Opportunity

The Supermarket RD - A New Wave of Opportunity
April 4, 2012
12:15 pm - 1:15 pm EST
1 CEU to be provided.
Are you an RD wanting to learn more about opportunities with supermarkets? Are you the next RD to be employed by a grocery store chain? Explore new aspects for career growth by attending "The Supermarket RD - A new wave of opportunity."
Through this one hour teleseminar, participants will:
  • Understand the role(s) of the Supermarket RD
  • Learn what the growth potential is in the field
  • Learn how one would find a role in the field and opportunities in full-time, part-time, and consulting.
Attend Nutrition Entrepreneurs' teleseminar on the Supermarket RD and hear from the experts: Caroline Whitby, MS, RD, LDN, and Jamie Lee McIntyre, RD, CD-N.
About our presenters:
Caroline Whitby, MS, RD, LDN, is a licensed and registered dietitian with BS degrees in psychology and clinical dietetics and nutrition from the University of Pittsburgh and a masters degree in wellness and human performance. Caroline is the corporate dietitian and Manager of Dietitian Initiatives for Giant Eagle, Inc. Giant Eagle is a private owned regional supermarket with multiple banners and ~240 stores across PA, OH, MD, & WV. Caroline has been instrumental in growing the dietitian presence within the supermarket, and to date, has hired 20 in-store dietitians and one retail dietitian supervisor for the company. In her role, she provides supervision and guidance to ensure the team meets their retail expectations and they continue to grow and develop as registered dietitians. In addition to her supervisory responsibilities, she plays an integral role in developing Health and Wellness Strategy for the entire company. Caroline is an active contributor in the community providing educational presentations to community groups and serving as a mentor to dietetic interns. When not at work, Caroline can be found with the two loves of her life - Henry and their rescue dog, Leia.
Jamie Lee McIntyre, RD, CD-N, is a Grade A ShopRite Dietitian, registered dietitian, certified dietitian-nutritionist, experienced in healthcare and has managed clients with conditions such as heart disease, diabetes, food allergies, and those interested in weight loss. She holds a BS in nutrition and dietetics with a minor in psychology from the University of Rhode Island, and has completed post graduate work at St. Joseph College Graduate School. She is an active member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.
NE Members: Free - Click Here
Non-Members: $15 - Click Here


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