Washington State Pediatric Nutrition Practice Group


Welcome to the Washington State Pediatric Nutrition Practice Group

The Washington State Pediatric Nutrition Practice Group (WA-PNPG) is a practice group of the Washington State Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

The Pediatric Nutrition Practice Group promotes the nutritional health of infants, children and adolescents in Washington State through education and networking opportunities for pediatric nutrition professionals.

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Upcoming Conferences and Trainings:

Tuesday, 5/22- Friday, 5/25/2018, Seattle: Assuring Pediatric Nutrition in the Hospital and Community. This 4-day intensive training also includes a shorter option for advanced practitioners. Click here for more information.


  • To sponsor educational events and speakers on topics related to pediatric nutrition
  • To provide a statewide forum for networking on pediatric issues
  • To update members on nutrition resources for pediatric nutrition professionals
  • To increase coordination and collaboration between hospital-based and community dietitians to insure continuity of care for infants, children, and adolescents


2017-18 WA-PNPG Board

Chair - Courtney Davis, MS, RDN, CD
Chair-elect - Cheryl Polasek, RD, CD
Secretary - Annie Becker, RD, CD
Treasurer - Dana Stretchberry, MSPH, RD, CD
Past-Chair/Nominating Committee Chair - Connie Warner, MS, RDN, CD
Nominating Committee - Open Position
Nominating Committee - Open Position

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Washington State Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

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The Washington State Academy is an affiliate of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.  Our members serve the public by promoting optimal nutrition, health and well-being.
Meghan Lyle, MPH, RDN (2021-2022 Washington State President)
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