First Posted: 8/15/2007
Allied Services Skilled Nursing Center employee Melissa Novak has recently been awarded certification as a Certified Nutrition Support Dietician by the National Board of Nutrition Support Certification. In September 2006, she successfully completed a comprehensive written examination on nutrition support dietetics. Novak joins more than 2,500 others worldwide who have validated their knowledge in the field. The National Board of Nutrition Support Certification was established by the American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (ASPEN) in 1984. ASPEN is a multidisciplinary professional organization dedicated to improving nutrition support practice through education, research and clinical excellence.