About Us

About Us

The Nutrition Society was established in 1941 ‘to advance the scientific study of nutrition and its application to the maintenance of human and animal health'.

Highly regarded by the scientific community, the Society is the largest learned society for nutrition in Europe. Membership is worldwide but most members live in Europe. 
Membership is open to those with a genuine interest in the science of human or animal nutrition.

What The Nutrition Society Does

Opportunities To Get Involved

Members can take part in many aspects of the Society's work:

  1. Nominate yourself or a fellow Nutrition Society member to be one of our next Trustee or advisory Council member
  2. Join one of the Section committees if based in Scotland or Ireland
  3. Act as a Liaison Representative for your university
  4. Submit a symposium or topic idea for a Nutrition Society conference
  5. Contribute to external consultations on policy issues
  6. Submit an article idea for our Blog section

 For more information, please email the Nutrition Society office.