Next CLS Testing Window

Spring Testing Window:
March 20 – May 1, 2021
Application Deadline:
Friday, March 12, 2021

Summer Testing Window:
June 19 – July 31, 2021
Application Deadline:
Friday, June 11, 2021

Fall Testing Window:
October 9 – November 27, 2021
Application Deadline:
Friday, October 1, 2021

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CLS Certification
Recognized by ACC

The CLS certification is now recognized by the American College of Cardiology as qualifying criteria to become an Associate of the American College of Cardiology (AACC), a distinguished designation honoring those with advanced training and education in the field of Cardiology.

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CLS Certification Featured on Today's Dietitian

Learn more about this certification and why RDNs should pursue it.

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Officers and Board of Governors

Kevin C. Maki PhD, CLS
Addison, IL

Vice President
Dave L. Dixon, PharmD, CLS
Richmond, VA

Kari Uusinarkaus, MD, CLS
Colorado Springs, CO

Deborah S. Croy, DNP, RN, CLS
Bastian, VA

Immediate Past President
Lynn Cofer-Chase, MSN, RN, CLS
Winfield, IL


Term Expiring in 2021

John C. Elkins, DNP, NP-C, CLS
Moss Point, MS

Gay J. Meyers, PA-C, CLS
Salt Lake City, UT

Sean D. Stewart, PharmD, CLS
St. Louis, MN

Term Expiring in 2022

Carol Kirkpatrick, PhD, MPH, RDN, LD, CLS
Pocatello, ID

Joel C. Marrs, PharmD, CLS
Aurora, CO

Term Expiring in 2023

Julie P. Bolick, MS, RDN, CLS
Sandy, UT

Nicole Ciffone, ANP-C, MS, CLS
Tucson, AZ

Executive Director

Brian Hart, JD
Jacksonville, FL

Group Manager

Chris DeVille, CHCP
Jacksonville, FL

Information Systems Specialist

Clark Morgan
Jacksonville, FL

Office Manager/Accounting

Cindy Moore
Jacksonville, FL

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