32nd Annual Pediatric Nutrition Conference: Establishing Competencies in Pediatric Nutrition

This program is designed for dietitians, diet technicians, students of nutrition and other healthcare professionals who are involved with the nutritional care of children.

See our conference brochure​ with detailed agenda and listing of faculty. 

Date & Location

Thursday, April 12, 2018
Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago
225 East Chicago Avenue
11th Floor Conference Center
Chicago, Illinois



A fee of $105 ($45 for full-time students and dietetic interns) has been established for this conference. The fee includes educational materials, refreshments and continental breakfast.

Early Registration

Seating is limited and early registration is recommended. The deadline for pre-registration is Thursday, April 5, 2018. Registration will be accepted at the door, if space permits, for an additional $10. Credit cards cannot be accepted for onsite registration.

How to Register

Online registration is now open. Register now​

Refunds & Cancellation

Please call 312.227.5067 by Thursday, April 5, 2018 if you are requesting a refund. A $10 service fee will be charged.

Continuing Education Units

Seven (7) hours of CPE activity have been requested from the Commission on Dietetic Registration for RDs and DTRs.

Emergency Messages

Emergency messages may be left at 312.227.5067 during the conference. We request that all audible devices be turned off during the conference. Please step outside the conference center to text so as not to distract other attendees.

Directions & Parking

Detailed directions are available at luriechildrens.org/locations.

Public transportation is strongly encouraged.

A discounted parking rate at Erie/Ontario garage (or Huron/Superior garage) of $25 per day or $11 for 0-7 hours is available for attendees. Other options include Early Bird Parking (in by 9 a.m. and out by 7 p.m.) at Water Tower (entrance on Chestnut), and the Museum of Contemporary Art (entrance on Chicago) with rates of $18. Please note that parking rates are subject to change.