Alumni Comments

Class of 2016-2017

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“Orientation was really great and helpful!”

“Orientation was a helpful time to get to know the directors/coordinators and fellow interns. At this point it was obvious how much the directors/coordinators cared and supported their interns, which was a great feeling.”

“I found every class to be helpful to my learning in some way.”

“I truly enjoyed all my preceptors!”

“Overall, the diversity of rotations completed provided immense exposure to the field of dietetics, of which will make me a better dietitian and gave me the opportunity to connect with so many other health professionals.”

“I am really grateful for the rotations that I had. I was very happy with where I was placed and definitely learned a lot during this internship.”

“Thanks for a great 9 months and selecting me over a year ago. I am so grateful for my time and (besides some slight suggestions) would not have changed it for the world!!!”

“Carrie always had a positive outlook on what was going on and was open to feedback and making sure you got the most out of (the) internship.”

“Carrie, along with Doreen, provided encouragement and support throughout the entire internship.”

“Thank you to the DI Team for putting together such a diverse, thorough and personable internship. From day one, I felt supported by the team and feel so fortunate to have had the opportunity to work with you all.”

“I had a very positive experience in all aspects of my internship and am very appreciative of all the time everyone put in to helping us get to the next step in our careers!”

Class of 2015-2016

Class of 2015-16

“It was apparent from day 1 that Carrie [Internship Director] was truly invested in our success. I felt an extremely strong sense of support from her.”

“Carrie [Internship Director] is extremely caring, approachable, and knowledgeable about the dietetics field.”

“She [Internship Director] did a great job balancing between supporting us and encouraging independence.”

“I found all classes worthwhile and interesting!”

“I honestly enjoyed the [class] topics presented, even if they were not of prior interest.”

ED-TEP Track Intern: “I absolutely loved The Emily Program! I am so grateful for this experience! I really hope to work with eating disorders one day, and I believe this aspect of the internship will be very helpful in shaping my future career path.”

MNT Track Intern: “All of my clinical rotations were extremely demanding, but because of this I found them to be very rewarding. I learned SO much in all of them.”

“I have tremendous gratitude for the exposure I was provided through all of the various rotations. Although there were some rotations that I struggled in for various reasons, I truly feel more passionate about nutrition as a result of this program.”

“Every rotation brought such a different experience and I am very grateful for what I have learned throughout this time.”

“Overall, this year has been amazing. I have REALLY enjoyed my experience in this program. I appreciated the independence I was given in most rotations, and my preceptors were all wonderful. In general, I felt challenged yet not overwhelmed. I feel very ready to enter the workforce!”