The Association of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition Nurses (APGNN) is a North American organization of nurses and other medical professionals committed to the care of children, and their families, who have gastroenterology/nutrition illnesses. APGNN carries out its mission through:

Promotion of professional development and recognition of pediatric nurses as experts in their field and

Promotion of excellence in the care of families with children with gastroenterology and nutritional illnesses


                                          OUR GOALS

The APGNN was founded upon and recognizes the following organizational goals:

Promote nursing research and publication of findings

Promote education for patients, families, nurses, allied health professionals, and physicians

Establish standards of practice

Create a Pediatric Gastroenterology/Nutrition Network

Support role development through attendance and participation in conferences and development of teaching materials