IAPEN (The Society for Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism) membership is worldwide and is open to applicants who can demonstrate 'a genuine interest in the science of human or animal nutrition' and support the Society's aim, 'To improve the nutritional care of people at risk of malnutrition and food adulteration whether in hospitals or in the community and to improve the basic and advanced clinical research and to organize the consensus statements about clinical care and care quality control'.

Join IAPEN and help influence and advance nutritional care and treatment across the India in hospital, care and community settings. IAPEN membership brings many practical benefits, resources and discounts together with the opportunity to join this dynamic multi-disciplinary network.

Membership benefits

As a member of IAPEN, you can expect to receive the following benefits.

IAPEN publications

  • Regular copies of 'In Touch' - IAPEN's newsletter

  • Publication in 'Journal of Nutrition Research' without any processing fees.

Information about IAPEN

  • IAPEN Resource Packages and Nutritional Took Kits

  • Accessing membership areas in the website (Discussion forum & bulk email).

  • Mobile and telephone numbers of nutritional experts will be provided with their prior permission.

Income generation programs

Members can start certified courses with IAPEN support

Membership card

Priority mailings

Reduced registration rates for IAPEN meetings and training programs

Annual Conference

  • Information about the forthcoming meeting

  • Reduced Registration

  • Name badge denoting Life Membership

  • Voting

Yearly Membership rates

Student/Core Group/Nurses Membership: INR. 300/-

Benefits: Students will be given provision to upload their bio-data in the IAPEN job portal. Based on the active participation of student members in conferences and meetings, they will be given an opportunity to interact with esteemed members of the IAPEN.

Individual Membership

Retired Members/Trainee Doctors: Rs. 800/- 

Dietitian, Pharmacists, Therapists, Faculty and Health Care and Care Quality Control: INR 1000/-

Scientists, Senior Researches, Doctors, Industry, Commercial and others: INR 3000/-

Life Membership

Students: Not eligible

Individual Life Membership:

INR 2500/- (Others - Nutritionists, Dietitians or Clinical Nutritionists) 

INR 15000/- (Doctors/Nutritionists/Dietitians Interested in ESPEN Membership/ASPEN Membership, IAPEN - ESPEN Council Members, UK, International Services/International Members, International PEN Members).

INR 1000/- (Core Group, Doctors, General Public, IAPEN Core Group Members)

Eligibility: Email your detailed bio-data to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Payment of life membership fees can be done only after receiving the acceptance letter by the IAPEN. Life members can become regional representatives of IAPEN or editorial board members of IAPEN Journals or any other position assigned by IAPEN.

Organizational Life Membership:

        INR. 10000/-        Organizations (<10 employees)

 INR. 50000/-        Organizations (11 to 300 employees)

INR. 100000/-      Corporate Organizations (>300 employees)

Be a Part of IAPEN

In order to join IAPEN, please download and print the form below and send it to us by post.

Download Membership Form

Online Payment: For more information, mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

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