Stony Brook's Dietetic Internship Program

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 Students with a DPD verification statement and an undergraduate GPA of greater than 3.0, who complete 6 credits in the Stony Brook University MS in Nutrition program inclusive of Advanced Nutrition in Clinical Practice I, will be guaranteed an interview if they wish to be considered for the Stony Brook Dietetic Internship Program.   After submitting their application to DICAS and selecting Stony Brook University Dietetic Internship, interested students should notify Sharon Schmidt at of their intent.  The guarantee is for the interview only and IS NOT a guarantee of a seat in the internship.

If you are interested in pursuing a Master's degree, please check out our website for the Graduate Program in Nutrition.  We are now offering a fully-online 36 credit MS in Nutrition program.  The link for the the website is Graduate Program in Nutrition.

We are participating in the DICAS online admissions procedure for the Spring 2014 match!

December 1, 2014 - D&D Digital opens to allow applicants to register on the website at  There is a separate $25.00 application fee through Stony Brook University accessible via the  Application Instructions tab. This fee must be paid in order for your applicaiton to be reviewed.


February 15, 2015 - Application Deadline - Applicants must apply online through


April 12, 2015 - Match Day - Applicants who have applied through DICAS are matched to Dietetic Internship programs by D&D Digital.

April 13, 2015  - Official deadline to accept an appointment if you are matched to Stony Brook University Dietetic Internship Program.  You can accept this appointment either by emailing Sharon Schmidt at



Clinical Nutrition Therapy



Program Director:
Josephine Connolly-Schoonen, PhD, RD, CD/N
Sponsored by:
Department of Family Medicine
School of Medicine
Program Coordinator:
Lorraine Danowski, MS, RD


To prepare dietetic interns to have a positive impact on health care delivery, health promotion, and the dietetics profession through the provision of quality medical nutrition therapy, the management of quality food service systems, and the implementation of quality health promotion programs.

The Dietetic Internship Program at Stony Brook Medicine, at State University of New York, is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND) of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, 120 South Riverside Plaza, Suite 2000, Chicago, IL 60606-6995, (312) 889-0040 (phone), (312) 899-4772 (fax),


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