Pakistan Nutrition and Dietetic Society (PNDS)

PNDS is the only professional nutrition and dietetic society in Pakistan having more than 900 members. Most of our members work with various private/ Govt. organizations, hospitals, community health centers, public health sector, private clinics, educational institutions, research /development, and corporate sector.

PNDS website gives you current information about the work, role and efforts of dietitians and nutritionists in Pakistan.
With changing times, dietetic professionals are being progressively recognized and acknowledged by the government sector, the food industry, health professionals and the public for their effective role in leading the way to better nutrition. PNDS recognizes the contribution of colleagues with dietetic and non-dietetic qualifications and welcomes their participation as its members.

PNDS represent Pakistan as a member at International Confederation of Dietetic Associations (ICDA) and is a council member of Asian Federation of Dietetic association (AFDA), adhering body of International Union of Nutritional Sciences(IUNS),collaborator of The Nutrition Society UK & American Nutrition Society(ASN)

PNDS Lahore Chapter

The Pakistan Nutrition and Dietetic Society (PNDS) has launched its Lahore Chapter on Friday 27th June 2014 at Royal Palm Hotel, Lahore. PNDS members from Lahore, Faisalabad and other nearby areas participated in the program with great enthusiasm.

PNDS Islamabad Chapter

The Executive Committee of Pakistan Nutrition and Dietetic Society (PNDS) proud to launched its 2nd Chapter on Saturday 21st February, 2015 at Ramada Hotel Islamabad.

PNDS Faisalabad Chapter

The Executive Committee of Pakistan Nutrition and Dietetic Society (PNDS) is proud to launch its 3rd Chapter on Saturday 1st April 2017.

PNDS KPK Chapter

The Executive Committee of Pakistan Nutrition and Dietetic Society (PNDS) is proud to launch its 4th Chapter on Saturday 1st April 2017.

Our Mission

PNDS will provide a platform for collective action through educated, skilled and trained professionals who will assume consultative and leadership roles in academia, health-related institutions, and corporate sectors. This shall be achieved through capacity building and accreditation of professionals in nutrition; networking and partnership with the government, national and international institutions; public awareness; and advocacy.

Our Values

PNDS espouses the core values of integrity, quality, inclusiveness, freedom of expression, respect for all, and ethical practice in everything it does.

Our Vision

PNDS is a National Professional Society that aims to develop and strengthen the profession of Nutrition and Dietetics. PNDS targets to achieve this through education, training, and research in order to promote the nutritional well-being of the Pakistani Population.

Meet Our Team

The Executive Committee (EC) consisted of nine elected members including four office bearers, chapter councils including In-charges and its members. All members are working honorary for the Society towards achieving the objectives of PNDS.

Nutrition Information

Food Fact Sheet

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Nutrition Information

Diet Handout for Diabetes

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What’s the Difference Between a Dietitian and a Nutritionist?

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International Affiliations Collaborations

PNDS is a member International Confederation of Dietetic Associations (ICDA) & a council member of the Asian Federation of Dietetic Association (AFDA)
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