Spring Testing Window:
March 20 – May 1, 2021
Friday, March 12, 2021
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.
Learn more about this certification and why RDNs should pursue it.
Candidates who successfully pass the Clinical Lipid Specialist exam will earn the designation "Clinical Lipid Specialist." This credential may be abbreviated and used in the signature of professionals as follows:
Approved Designation: John Smith, PharmD, CLS
Or, this credential may be stated as "Diplomate, Accreditation Council for Clinical Lipidology"
There may also be limitations imposed by your state or professional licensure board.