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Welcome to Nutrition

Nancy F. Krebs, MD, MS, Professor of Pediatrics, Head, Section of Nutrition

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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, and contact us if you have any questions.


A comprehensive range of clinical nutrition support, with expertise available from physicians board certified in clinical nutrition.  MORE »


Education at all levels of training for health care providers, including Clinical and Post-Doc Fellowships  in Pediatric Nutrition.  MORE »


Areas of research focus include energy balance & metabolism, micronutrients, obesity, prevention programs... MORE »



  • Nancy F. Krebs, MD, MS, presented the Tom Badger Lecture on November 15, 2016, at the Arkansas Children's Nutrition Center.


  • The next Nutrition Seminar is Thursday, February 23rd. Yasmeen Nkrumah-elie, PhD, will present "Foodomics: Revealing how diet impacts your metabolome" at 12-1:00pm in A01 Room 2101


  • Nutrition welcomes Stacie Schreiner, DNP, RN, CPN, and Amy Bartoshesky, MSN, CRNP, FNP-BC, as the newest members of the Nutrition faculty.

2013 Section Report