Essentials of Pediatric Nutrition

Covers the core best-practice guidelines on the most vital pediatric nutrition information from preconception through adolescence as well as diseases/conditions affecting nutritional status. Abbreviated version of Pediatric Nutrition, 4th ed.

Course Expiration Date
Grouped product items
Product Name Price Qty
Book Only (820)
25 CE Paper Test Only (821)
15 CE Paper Test Only (822)
25 CE Book & Paper Test (823)
15 CE Book & Paper Test (824)
25 CE Online Test Only (W821)
15 CE Online Test Only (W822)
25 CE Book & Online Test (W823)
15 CE Book & Online Test (W824)

Book Details

Year Published
1st Edition
Jones & Bartlett Learning
Page Count
Learning Code
  • (1000) Professional skills
  • (2000) Science of food and nutrition
  • (3000) Nutrition assessment & Diagnosis
  • (4000) Wellness and public health
  • (5000) Medical Nutrition Therapy
  • (6000) Education, Training, and Counseling

Course Objectives

Level 2 CPE

Suggested Performance Indicators: 8.1.2, 8.1.5, 9.6.1, 10.2.4

CPE Type: 720 for Printed/Paper Tests, 740 for Web-based/Online Tests


Upon successful completion of this self-study course, the users will be able to:

1.  Discuss the nutrition guidelines associated with normal growth and development of a child from preconception through adolescence.

2.  Identify the factors that negatively and positively affect a child's or family's ability to make healthy decisions, choose physical activities, and control weight.

3.  Better determine appropriate medical nutrition therapy intervention for children with diseases, injuries, genetic disorders, and weight issues.

4.   Provide resources to clients to aid their efforts in improving nutrition intake.

Recommended For...
  • Registered Dietitian (RD/RDN)
  • Dietetics Technician Registered (DTR/NDTR)
  • Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE)
  • Registered Nurse (RN)