PRC sets in-person oathtaking date for new nutritionist-dietitians

The in-person oathtaking ceremony for new licensed Nutritionist-Dietitians will be on Dec. 8 at 1 p.m. to be held at the Manila Hotel in Malate, Manila.


In an advisory, the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) also said that successful examinees who are interested to attend the face-to-face ceremony need to register no later than noon on Dec. 7 at the commission's official website.

Inductees were also advised to wear semi-formal attire and bring either a Covid-19 vaccination card or negative RT-PCR results taken within 48 hours before the ceremony.

Those who will not make it to the face-to-face ceremony may join the online oathtaking or request a special oathtaking.

"After the oathtaking, inductees shall proceed with their Initial Registration by securing an online appointment at starting December 12-16, 2022.

"For more information on the oathtaking proper, please contact 0945-1233103," PRC said.

Last Nov. 8, PRC announced that 719 out of 1,114 examinees successfully passed the October 2022 Nutritionist-Dietitian Licensure exam.

The University of the Philippines Los Baños was hailed as the top-performing school after posting a perfect overall passing rate.

Meanwhile, Margaret Therese Romero Laurel from the University of Santo Tomas was the licensure exam’s top-notcher with an average score of 90.10 percent.

She was followed by Yris Nika Lim Politico from Centro Escolar University-Manila with 90 percent.

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