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Nutritional Genomics Training Program

The main objective of the Nutritional Genomics program is to provide clinicians (nutritionists and other healthcare providers) with foundational knowledge of the science that supports the application of nutritional genomics as a tool in the development of personalized nutrition intervention plans.

The American Nutrition Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Those who complete this program will:
  • Receive a Certificate of Completion from the American Nutrition Association
  • Receive CME/CE credits
    • The American Nutrition Association designates this enduring material for a maximum of AMA PRA Category 48 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
    • The Board for Certification of Nutrition Specialists designates this activity for a maximum of 48 Continuing Education credits for Certified Nutrition Specialists.
    • The Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) designates this activity for a maximum of 47.8 Continuing Professional Education Units (CPEUs) for Registered Dietitians (RDs) and Registered Dietetic Technicians (DTRs).
  • Meet coursework requirement for the Certified Nutritional Genomics Specialist (CNGS) credential
  • This is 100% online, and the modules are self-paced.
  • The course must be completed within 12 months of registration.
  • Approximate total learning time: 48 hours for required course materials plus additional learning time for supplemental material.