CDO Presents Galina Semikhnenko as Newly...

Posted: March 4, 2024

Publié le 4 March 2024

Galina Semikhnenko, M.Sc., appointed board member of the College of Dietitians of Ontario
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Job Posting: Director of Registration...

Posted: February 22, 2024

Publié le 22 February 2024

The College of Dietitians of Ontario (the “College) is the regulatory body established by the provincial government to regulate the practice of over 4400 dietitians in Ontario in the interest of the public and public safety. The College ensures that registered dietitians in Ontario provide safe, ethical, and competent care, and are accountable for maintaining the standards of professional practice.          
 
The College is operating on a remote-first/hybrid model with required monthly in-office days for team meetings and collaboration in our downtown Toronto office. Learn More

Reporting Privacy Breaches

Posted: January 23, 2024

Publié le 23 January 2024

Reminder to health information custodians: Submit your 2023 Health Privacy Breach Report by March 1, 2024 Learn More

Applications Open under CDO’s New Election...

Posted: January 18, 2024

Publié le 18 January 2024

Applications are now being accepted for registrants across Ontario to run on Wednesday, April 17, 2024 for election to the CDO Board of Directors.
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CDO Celebrates 30 Years of Achievements in...

Posted: December 22, 2023

Publié le 22 December 2023

CDO marks 30 years of excellence in public health and professionalism. Learn More

Message from the Registrar: Toronto Star...

Posted: November 24, 2023

Publié le 24 November 2023

The College of Dietitians of Ontario is committed first and foremost to the protection of the public interest. We welcome your feedback and opinions on the Toronto Star article. Learn More

CDO Launches Innovative Public Awareness...

Posted: September 26, 2023

Publié le 26 September 2023

Title protection of "registered dietitian" among key messages related to campaign's focus on protecting the public Learn More

CDO Announces 2023 Workshop

Posted: September 15, 2023

Publié le 15 September 2023

The 2023 Workshop will touch on new standards and guidelines created by CDO and its partners. Join us for Building an Inclusive and Equitable Practice Using Virtual Care & Social Media. Learn More

Update from Health Canada on the supply of...

Posted: August 11, 2023

Publié le 11 August 2023

The College is notifying dietitians of the following update from Health Canada as it may be applicable to their dietetic practice. Learn More

CDO’s Board Approves By-Law Amendments to...

Posted: July 28, 2023

Publié le 28 July 2023

CDO and its Board reviewed system partner feedback, and recently approved proposed amendments to By-law 1, which will allow the College to modernize its governance structure. Learn More

CDO Bids Farewell to Anahita Djalilvand

Posted: July 21, 2023

Publié le 21 July 2023

The College of Dietitians of Ontario bids farewell to esteemed board member, Anahita Djalilvand. Learn More

CDO Bids Farewell to Three Outstanding...

Posted: July 21, 2023

Publié le 21 July 2023

The College of Dietitians of Ontario bids farewell to three esteemed board members, Kerri LaBrecque, Lesia Kicak, and Israel Ogbechie, acknowledging their significant contributions to advancing the profession of dietetics and promoting excellence in public protection. Learn More

Committee Appointments - Welcoming Three...

Posted: July 17, 2023

Publié le 17 July 2023

The College introduces three new members to our Council's committees. Learn More

2023-24 CDO Board of Directors Executive...

Posted: July 12, 2023

Publié le 12 July 2023

Ann Watt, RD elected Chair, Board of Directors, College of Dietitians of Ontario Learn More

District 5 Election Results

Posted: June 27, 2023

Publié le 27 June 2023

Teresa Taillefer, RD Joins as New Director of the Board for District 5 Learn More

CDO is Seeking Item Writers for the Re...

Posted: June 22, 2023

Publié le 22 June 2023

Join us in shaping the update of the Peer and Practice Assessment with your expertise! Learn More

CDO Submits Proposed Emergency Class of...

Posted: May 30, 2023

Publié le 30 May 2023

Based on consultation feedback, CDO's Board and Registration Committee has approved shortening the proposed Emergency Class timelines. Learn More

CDO Publishes New Standards and Guidelines...

Posted: May 29, 2023

Publié le 29 May 2023

New standards and guidelines serve as a crucial tool for dietitians to continue to deliver quality care to their clients through virtual channels. Learn More

Call for Committee Appointments

Posted: April 14, 2023

Publié le 14 April 2023

Would you like to serve on a College Committee? Learn More

Consultation: By-Law Amendment to...

Posted: March 31, 2023

Publié le 31 March 2023

CDO is seeking feedback on proposed amendments to by-law 1, which would allow the College to modernize its governance structure.
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Consultation: Proposed Amendments to By...

Posted: March 31, 2023

Publié le 31 March 2023

CDO is seeking feedback on proposed amendments to By-law 2, which would impact CDO’s fee structure. Learn More

CDO Board Updates

Posted: March 30, 2023

Publié le 30 March 2023

CDO presents Dawn van Engelen and Navita Viveky as newly acclaimed Board Directors for Districts 2 and 4 respectively. CDO also wishes to announce Karine Dupuis Pominville’s resignation as Board Director of District 5.
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CDO is moving to HUB 601

Posted: March 2, 2023

Publié le 2 March 2023

HUB 601 positions the College for the future Learn More

CDO Board of Directors By-Election is...

Posted: February 27, 2023

Publié le 27 February 2023

The College will be holding a by-election for district 4 since there were no nominations received by the nomination deadline. This means that you now have until March 14, 2023 to submit your nomination.

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CDO Recognizes Black History Month

Posted: February 20, 2023

Publié le 20 February 2023

Every February, people across Canada participate in Black History Month events and festivities that honour the legacy of Black people in Canada and their communities. CDO recognizes the contributions that Black Canadians have made to the profession of dietetics. Learn More

CDO Presents Brenda Murphy as Newly...

Posted: February 20, 2023

Publié le 20 February 2023

Brenda Murphy, B.A., appointed board member of the College of Dietitians of Ontario
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Consultation: Emergency Class of Registration

Posted: February 16, 2023

Publié le 16 February 2023

CDO invites your feedback on proposed registration regulation amendments Learn More

Board of Directors Elections: Districts 2 & 4

Posted: January 19, 2023

Publié le 19 January 2023

Nominations are now open for members from Districts 2 and 4 to run on Wednesday, April 19, 2023 for election to the CDO Board of Directors. Learn More

Interested in serving on the CDO Board of...

Posted: January 10, 2023

Publié le 10 January 2023

Looking for an opportunity to use your knowledge and skills in the public interest and the governance of your profession? Consider running for the College Board as a representative of your district! Learn More

Have Your Say: Social Media and Virtual...

Posted: December 20, 2022

Publié le 20 December 2022

UPDATE: Survey deadline extended! We need your feedback on social media and virtual care draft standards and guidelines. Learn More

New CDO Governance Terminology Approved

Posted: December 19, 2022

Publié le 19 December 2022

New governance terminology underscores the College’s role as a regulator Learn More

Help Us Redevelop the Peer & Practice...

Posted: September 1, 2022

Publié le 1 September 2022

CDO and Rigor are partnering to redevelop the Quality Assurance PPA.  Learn More

Welcome to New Appointed Committee Members

Posted: August 22, 2022

Publié le 22 August 2022

Welcome to new Appointed Committee Members Hannah Chan, Jane Lac and Laura Bjorklund. Learn More

Reg Talks Webinar on SMART Learning Goals

Posted: August 1, 2022

Publié le 1 August 2022

Join us for our next Reg Talks Webinars, where we will work on writing SMART goals!

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College Council Executive Committee...

Posted: June 20, 2022

Publié le 20 June 2022

Kerri LaBrecque, RD, re-elected Council President of the College of Dietitians of Ontario Learn More

Most Masking Requirements Lifted on June 11

Posted: June 10, 2022

Publié le 10 June 2022

Masking guidance and resources for Registered Dietitians Learn More

Regulation Matters 2022 Issue 1 Available Now

Posted: June 1, 2022

Publié le 1 June 2022

The College newsletter Regulation Matters 2022, Issue 1 is now available. Learn More

Webinar on Insulin Dose Adjustments for...

Posted: June 1, 2022

Publié le 1 June 2022

A summary of the Reg Talks on Insulin Dose Adjustments.  Learn More

Peer and Practice Assessments 2022 cohort...

Posted: March 2, 2022

Publié le 2 March 2022

Annual audit of members selected at random will occur later this year Learn More

OHIP Bulletin: OHIP Insured (free...

Posted: March 1, 2022

Publié le 1 March 2022

CDO is notifying dietitians of the following OHIP Bulletin as it may be applicable to their dietetic practice Learn More

Reporting Privacy Breaches

Posted: February 26, 2022

Publié le 26 February 2022

Reminder to health information custodians: Submit your 2021 Health Privacy Breach Report by March 1, 2022 Learn More

2022 Council Elections: Districts 1 & 3

Posted: January 20, 2022

Publié le 20 January 2022

Nominations are now open for members from Districts 1 and 3 to run for Council on Wednesday, April 20, 2022.

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Peer and Practice Assessment Policy...

Posted: November 25, 2021

Publié le 25 November 2021

The College's two-step Peer and Practice Assessment (PPA) is designed to support continued competence assessment of members. Learn More

Melanie Woodbeck Appointed Registrar and...

Posted: October 19, 2021

Publié le 19 October 2021

The College of Dietitians of Ontario (CDO) is pleased to announce the appointment of Melanie Woodbeck, BA, MPA to the role of Registrar and Executive Director, effective October 25, 2021. Learn More

CDO Public Survey: Equity & Anti-Racism

Posted: October 1, 2021

Publié le 1 October 2021

As a member of the public, have you had experience interacting with CDO? Please take our survey. Learn More

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

Posted: September 30, 2021

Publié le 30 September 2021

The College of Dietitians of Ontario recognizes the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. Learn More

Regulation Matters 2021 Issue 2 is now online

Posted: September 27, 2021

Publié le 27 September 2021

Regulation Matters, the newsletter of the College of Dietitians of Ontario, is published three times a year. Learn More

FAQ: Completing Your SDL Tool and Practice...

Posted: September 10, 2021

Publié le 10 September 2021

Here are three frequently asked questions we have been asked during this renewal period. Learn More

COVID-19 Vaccination Status Disclosure...

Posted: August 26, 2021

Publié le 26 August 2021

Are dietitians required to disclose their vaccination status to clients? Can dietitians ask clients about their vaccination status?  Learn More

College Council Election Results

Posted: July 23, 2021

Publié le 23 July 2021

Kerri LaBrecque, RD, elected Council President of the College of Dietitians of Ontario Learn More

On-Demand Webinar: All Things Privacy

Posted: July 18, 2021

Publié le 18 July 2021

A Privacy Update for Regulated Health Professionals from Kate Dewhirst, LLB

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Regulation Matters 2021 Issue 1 Available Now

Posted: May 6, 2021

Publié le 6 May 2021

The College newsletter Regulation Matters 2021, Issue 1 is now available. Learn More

Clarification for Dietitians in Long-Term...

Posted: May 3, 2021

Publié le 3 May 2021


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Consultation - Late Renewal Fee Increase

Posted: April 1, 2021

Publié le 1 April 2021

The College of Dietitians of Ontario is proposing to increase the late renewal fee from the current flat rate of $70 to a percentage rate of 20% of the annual fee; 20% of the current annual fee of $641 would equal a late fee of $128.20.

No increase to the annual registration fee is proposed. The proposed increase applies to late renewal fees only. Learn More

Councillor Needed for District 7

Posted: March 3, 2021

Publié le 3 March 2021

Are you interested in having an impact on the future of professional self-regulation? Governance modernization is part of the College’s 2020-2024 strategic plan and the College is looking for Registered Dietitians who want to take a leadership role and help shape the future of dietetics in Ontario.

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Webinar on Delegation Standard

Posted: March 2, 2021

Publié le 2 March 2021

Reg Talks Webinar – Standard for Dietitians Practicing Through Delegation of Controlled Acts Learn More

New Scenario: RD Redeployment and New Tasks

Posted: January 19, 2021

Publié le 19 January 2021

My employer has asked if I can help with team-based care, including assisting nursing with tasks such as taking vital signs and providing suctioning for patients. Am I able to help? What should I consider? Learn More

Quiz: New Obligations for Dietitians and...

Posted: December 23, 2020

Publié le 23 December 2020

Are you informed about the changes to privacy laws affecting client health information and dietetic practice. Test your knowledge with this short quiz!
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Managing Stress in Uncertain Times

Posted: December 18, 2020

Publié le 18 December 2020

Have you seen the College's resource on managing stress in these uncertain times? It is available in our newsletter Regulation Matters, Issue 3 (December), just released. You will also find a link to the article on the College's COVID-19 Updates page. Learn More

FAQs: Completing Your SDL Tool and...

Posted: October 5, 2020

Publié le 5 October 2020

Here are three FAQs we have been asked during this renewal period. Learn More

Quiz : Virtual Care

Posted: September 9, 2020

Publié le 9 September 2020

Virtual care can be given live, in real time, via video and audio technologies, or in written formats via secured emails and texting. Test your knowledge with this short Virtual Care Quiz Learn More

Virtual Care Webinar Recording Available

Posted: July 29, 2020

Publié le 29 July 2020

In July, the College held three webinar sessions about virtual care. The webinar recording is now available. Learn More

Listening, Learning and Taking Informed...

Posted: June 24, 2020

Publié le 24 June 2020

Like many, we have spent recent weeks watching, reading about and discussing the protests across the globe against racialized violence and systemic discrimination. We have heard the calls for sustained and substantial action to defeat these injustices. We have seen the many messages of support and commitment by others and we have witnessed with cautious, then enthusiastic, optimism as the anti-racism movement has swelled to gain international momentum.

With this optimism came the conviction that we need to add our voice to the movement, to demonstrate our support for Black, Indigenous and people of colour  (BIPOC) communities.  Learn More

New College Criteria for Supervisory...

Posted: April 6, 2020

Publié le 6 April 2020

The College has revised its policy for approvinig dietitians for supervision of applicants completing practical training (independent practicum, upgrading activities) and supervison of  temporary members who have failed the exam on their first attempt. Learn More

Registration Confirmation and Receipts

Posted: February 4, 2020

Publié le 4 February 2020

Individual members and their employers can verify the Valid Through date to confirm current registration on the College’s public Register of Dietitians, accessible from our website.  Learn More