Educational Resources


Dietetic Practice Competencies

Integrated Competencies for Dietetic Education and Practice (approved by CDBC Board)
Partnership for Dietetic Education and Practice (PDEP)
Competencies for Dysphagia Assessment and Management in Dietetic Practice

Dietetic Education

CDBC Board Approved Programs
Canadian Dietetic Registration Examination

Credential Evaluation Resources

Canadian Information Centre for International Credentials
International Credential Evaluation Services (ICES)
International Qualifications Assessment Service (IQAS)
World Education Services (WES)
Society of Translators and Interpreters of BC

Orientation to Dietetic Practice in BC

Skilled Immigrant Info Centre
Orientation to Canadian Health Care System, Culture & Context
Dietitians of Canada

Bridging & Continuing Education Resources

Perfecting English

UBC English Requirement
Langara College English Requirement
Kwantlen Polytechnic University IEHP Communications Course

CDBC Registration Committee Approved Courses

BC Transfer Guide

Clinical Practice and Research Information


American Journal of Clinical Nutrition
American Journal of Epidemiology
Annual Review of Nutrition
British Journal of Nutrition
British Medical Journal
Canadian Journal of Dietetic Practice and Research
Canadian Medical Association Journal
Clinical Nutrition
Critical Reviews in Food Science and Nutrition
Diabetes Care
European Journal of Clinical Nutrition
Health Promotion Practice
International Journal of Food Sciences and Nutrition
International Journal of Obesity
International Journal of Eating Disorders
Journal of the American College of Nutrition
Journal of the American Dietetic Association
Journal of the American Medical Association
Journal of Food Safety
Journal of Human Nutrition and Dietetics
Journal of Enteral and Parenteral Nutrition
Journal of Nutrition
Journal of Nutritional Biochemistry
Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition
New England Journal of Medicine
Nutrition and Cancer
Nutrition Journal
Nutrition Reviews
Proceedings of the Nutrition Society

Dietetic Regulatory Organizations

Alliance of Canadian Dietetic Regulatory Bodies
Commission on Dietetic Registration
Health Professions Council UK
Health Professions Council of South Africa

Dietetic Member Associations

Dietitians of Canada
Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics
International Confederation of Dietetic Associations

Health Associations and Nutrition Information Organizations

Canadian Cancer Society
Canadian Celiac Association
Canadian Diabetes Association
Canadian Pediatric Society
Centre for Science in the Public Interest (Canada)
Dietitian Services at HealthLink BC
Food Safety Network
International Food Information Council (IFIC) Foundation
US Department of Health & Human Services- Food and Drug Administration
US Department of Health & Human Resources- National Institutes of Health
USDA Food and Nutrition Information Center

Canadian Government Information & Legislation

Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Canadian Institutes of Health Research
Food and Drugs Act
Health Canada – Food Labelling
Health Canada - Nutrient File
Health Canada - First Nations and Inuit Health
Health Canada - Food and Nutrition
Health Canada- National Institute of Nutrition
Labour Mobility
Statistics Canada

British Columbia Government Information & Legislation

BC Laws
Crown Agencies and Board Resourcing Office
Dietitians Regulation
Drug Schedules Regulation
Health Care Providers' Guide to Consent to Healthcare
Health Professions Act
Health Professions Review Board
Ministry of Agriculture
Ministry of Health Services

Health Authorities

First Nations Health Authority
Provincial Health Services
Regional Health Authorities

Healthcare Employee Unions

Hospital Employees’ Union
Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)
B.C. Federation of Labour (BCFED)
Health Sciences Association (HSA) of BC