The centerpiece of NASPGHAN's publications is the Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, which is published in partnership with the European Society of Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition (ESPGHAN). In additon to original manuscripts and invited commentaries, the Journal provides two articles per month that are available for CME credit.
Clinical Guidelines/Position Statements
Clinical practice guidelines, consensus statements and committee reports, which are also published in the Journal, are an important part of the Society's mission to advance understanding of normal development, physiology and pathophysiology of diseases of the gastrointestinal tract and liver in children as well as improve the quality of care by fostering the dissemination of this knowledge.
Request for Applications
Editor-in-Chief, Western Hemisphere, Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition
The North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition (NASPGHAN) requests qualified members of the Society to apply for the position of Editor-In-Chief, Western Hemisphere, for the Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition (JPGN) for the period of January 1, 2016 to December 31, 2020. The due date for this application is March 15, 2015. The editor’s term is 5 years. Near the end of the five year term, a competitive application process will select the next editor. No editor can serve more than two consecutive terms (10 years total).
JPGN is the official publication of NASPGHAN and the European Society of Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition (ESPGHAN). In 1999, the two Societies and the Publisher, Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins (now replaced by Wolters Kluwer [WK]), entered into an agreement with the Asian Pan-Pacific Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition (APPSPGAN) and the Latin American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition (LASPGHAN) to have the journal become the official publication of these societies. Thus, JPGN is the premier international peer-reviewed journal for the field of pediatric gastroenterology, hepatology and nutrition.