Application Process

Application Process

The Emory Hospitals Dietetic Internship is participating in the online centralized application process, DICAS. There are three steps to complete the application process: 1. DICAS online, 2. Supplemental Emory Hospitals application, 3. D&D Digital computer matching.

DICAS Online

  • DICAS can be accessed from https://portal.dicas.org
  • Email DICASinfo@DICAS.org The online application must be completed by midnight Central Time February 15, 2013.
  • The fee for DICAS is $40 for the first application and $20 for each additional application.
  • On the DICAS application, applicants will be asked to complete a personal statement of up to 1000 words. Items that should be addressed in the statement include:

1. Why you want to enter the profession of dietetics
2. Experiences that have helped to prepare you for an internship
3. Short and long term goals for your career
4. Strengths and areas where improvement is needed

  • Official transcripts from all colleges and unversities attended should be sent to:

DICAS - Transcript Dept.
POB 9118
Watertown, MA 02472

  • When completing the application form, you must include the name and contact information for each reference, including email addresses.  This will trigger an email to the reference asking them to complete a reference form online.
  • The same references need to be used for each application.

Emory Hospitals Supplemental Application Form

Complete the Emory Hospitals supplemental application form and send it with the $60 application fee (made payable to Emory University Hospital) to:

Lynne Ometer, MS, MHA, RD, LD

Acting Director

Food and Nutrition Services
Emory University Hospital
1364 Clifton Road NE
Atlanta, GA 30322

The application and fee must be postmarked by February 15, 2013 to be considered.

Computer Matching: D&D Digital

Register online for computer matching with D&D Digital Systems at http://www.dnddigital.com. Select your dietetic internship choices by midnight Central Time on February 15, 2013. There is a $50 computer matching fee that is payable when you make your selections.

D&D Digital Systems
Suite 301
304 Main Street
Ames, IA  50010

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