LEARNING & NETWORKING
For Dietitians and Students
Located in the Greater Austin Area, members of the Dietitians of Central Texas are passionate about food and nutrition and promote the use of scientific and evidence-based knowledge. Meetings allow members to learn and network in a fun, supportive environment that is designed to advance the interest of its members.
The Dietitians of Central Texas is an organization whose purpose is to provide education, mentorship, and networking opportunities to a diverse, professional group of registered dietitian nutritionists and dietetic students.
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AT A GLANCE
8 CEUs throughout the year: July 1-June 30
4 social events that allow networking with dietetic professionals
Access to the members only web page to view job listings and our Member Directory
IN-PERSON + VIRTUAL MEMBER EVENTS
DCTX Open Board Positions!
Are you interested in being more involved with DCTX? Come join our board for 2022-2023!
We are looking for nominations for the Director of Member Engagement (Executive Director Elect) and Director of Continuing Education. If you are a member of DCTX and have an interest in serving on the executive board or you know someone who will be a good fit for any of these positions, please reach out to us at email@example.com.
We are opening the appointed board positions for the 2022-2023 Membership Year!
Appointed positions are crucial for effective operations of DCTX. Serving on the board is a great way to gain invaluable leadership experience and familiarize with the local Dietetics community.
The following positions are available: Social Chair, Media Chair, University Liaison- Texas State (Student Position), University Liaison- UT (Student Position).Wellness Symposium Chair & Nominating Chair
If you are interested in any of these positions, please reach out by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
HEAR FROM OUR MEMBERS
Maryam Navarro RD, LD
It has been nice to have a community of dietitians with a wide array of expertise…
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I have been a member of DCTX since 2008 as a dietetic intern at UT. It has been nice to have a community of dietitians with a wide array of expertise in the many different areas that an RD/RDN can work in. We can’t be the experts at everything nutrition related, right? 😛
Carla Cos, RDN, LD
I continue to expand my knowledge through valuable CEU opportunities…
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I first joined DCTX as a student to learn more about the field of dietetics. Even several years later, I continue to expand my knowledge through valuable CEU opportunities and still look forward to networking and socializing with local RDs!
Beth K. Thorson, MS, RDN
Assistant Director for Program Improvement Nutrition and Education, Texas Department of Agriculture
DCTX provides a strong network of local dietitians…