Welcome to The Section of Nutrition

The mission of the Section of Pediatric Nutrition is to enhance the health of all infants and children through research and the promotion of best practices for nutrition and physical activity in health and disease.

Our academic mission includes research, clinical care, education and training, and community outreach.

Please explore our Web site for more information.

-- Nancy F. Krebs, MD, MS, Head, Section of Nutrition

Highlights & News

  • The Nutrition Seminar Series, sponsored by the Section of Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics, and the Colorado NORC (Nutrition & Obesity Research Center) is set to begin again on Thursday, September 9, 2021.  Watch this space for the schedule. If you would like to receive emails about the Nutrition Seminar Series please contact carolyn.doyle@cuanschutz.edu
Diversity / Equity / Inclusion


The Department of Pediatrics believes that an environment of inclusiveness and respect promotes excellence, and that a setting where diversity is valued leads to the training of physicians who are prepared to practice culturally effective medicine and meet the needs of the various populations we serve.

Visit our Diversity, Equity and Inclusion page to learn more...