Maria Ines Pinto Sanchez has recently been awarded certification as a Certified Nutrition Support Clinician (CNSC) by the National Board of Nutrition Support Certification (NBNSC). She has successfully completed a comprehensive written examination on nutrition support. Maria joins over 47,000 others worldwide who have validataed their knowledge base in nutrition support and are currently certified in nutrition support.
The NBNSC was established by the American Society for Parenteral & Enteral Nutrition (ASPEN) in 1984 to administer certification programs in specialized nutrition support. ASPEN is a multidisciplinary professional organization dedicated to improving nutrition support practice through ecucation, research and clinical excellence.
The development of standards of practice, clinical guidelines and the establishment of the NBNSC are efforts ASPEN has made to enhance delivery of safe and effective nutrition support for the protection of the public.