The Society for Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism (IAPEN) is an organization in the field of parenteral
and enteral nutrition and promotes basic research, clinical research, advanced education, organization of
consensus statements about clinical care and quality control.
In order to promote IAPEN activities in basic and advanced clinical nutrition, The Society for Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism facilitate the organization of its Members into Chapters. Such Chapters shall not have a separate legal status and are organized only for the purposes of administrative convenience and efficient functioning. The chapters are protected by the bylaws of the association.