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Dietetic Internship

InternGroup(3)The Texas WIC Dietetic Internship (TX WIC DI) is designed to assist qualified nutritionists employed within the Texas WIC program, either by the Department of State Health Services (DSHS) or WIC local agencies, to become registered dietitians. 

The application deadline is June 1, 2017. The Dietetic Internship Centralized Application System (DICAS) will be used for the 2018 class.

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The Texas WIC Dietetic Internship is currently granted full accreditation status by the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND) of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, 120 South Riverside Plaza, Suite 2190, Chicago, IL 60606, 312/899-5400, www.eatrightpro.org/acend.

If you have any questions about the Texas WIC Dietetic Internship application process, please contact:

Melissa Mouton, MS, RDN, LD
Director, Texas WIC Dietetic Internship
Texas Department of State Health Services
Nutrition Services Section
P.O. Box 149347,  Mail Code 1933
Austin, TX 78714-9347
Phone: (512) 709-6278 or (512) 341-4510; Fax (512) 341-4473
E-mail: Melissa.Mouton@dshs.state.tx.us

All applicants will be notified by Aug. 1, 2017, as to whether or not they have been selected to participate in the internship for the 2018 year.



Last updated September 8, 2017