Mission, Vision, and Principles


Leading the future of pediatric nutrition through education, research, service, and policy/advocacy.


PNPG members are leaders in promoting optimal nutritional health of infants, children, and adolescents.


The Pediatric Nutrition Practice Group and our members will:

  • Promote excellence through the development, implementation, and evaluation of evidence-based principles in nutrition policy, programs, services, and research
  • Foster the development of future leaders in the field of pediatric nutrition
  • Collaborate by engaging in open dialogue, cooperation, and the sharing of knowledge
  • Advocate for infants, children, and adolescents and their families/caregivers on issues affecting nutritional health
  • Practice inclusivity by respecting the diverse backgrounds, differences, and points of view of others

Strategic Plan

Pediatric Nutrition Practice Group's Strategic Plan 

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics' Strategic Plan