Career Kickoff (Live on May 15) | 2024


Live event: Wednesday, May 15, 2024 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. EDT

Join the 2024 Career Kickoff, the must-attend free live event for dietetic interns. Get prepared to launch your career with expert-led programs covering everything from passing the RD Exam to interviewing to negotiating salary. Attend as many or as few programs as you want and kickstart your future with confidence.

Please note, this event is not for CPEU credit.

Preview the agenda

1:00 to 1:30 p.m. EDT 

Tips for Passing the RD Exam 

Presented by Emily Adkisson, RDN  

1:30 to 2:00 p.m. EDT 

Creating a memorable resume and acing your interview 

Presented by Sarah Lemon 

2:00 to 2:30 p.m. EDT 

Hiring etiquette: Dos and don’ts when searching for a job 

Presented by Amanda Spellman 

2:30 to 3:00 p.m. EDT  

Navigating salary negotiation 

Presented by Brittany Driggers, MS, RD, CNSC and Carinne Taylor 

3:00 to 3:15 p.m. EDT - Break 

3:15 to 3:45 p.m. EDT 

What is a traveling dietitian? 

Presented by Janella Temple, PHR/SHRM-CP and Sarah Heitzman, MS, RDN, LD, CHP 

3:45 pm to 4:15 p.m. EDT 

Side gigs for dietitians

Presented by Sara Glanz, MS, RD, LD, CNSC 

4:15 to 5:00 p.m. EDT 

Q&A session: Panel of new dietitians

Moderated by Sarah Heitzman, MS, RDN, LD, CHP