The mission of the Association of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition Nurses (APGNN) is to be the recognized leaders in pediatric gastroenterology (GI), hepatology, and nutrition nursing and family education by our members, physicians, and healthcare consumers.
The APGNN was founded upon and recognizes the following organizational goals:
Promote nursing research and publication of findings
Promote education for patients, families, nurses, allied health professionals, and physicians
Establish standards of practice
Create a Pediatric Gastroenterology/Nutrition Network
Support role development through attendance and participation in conferences and development of teaching materials