The Indian Association for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (IAPEN) is an organization in the field of parenteral and enteral nutrition and promotes basic research, clinical research, advanced education, organization of consensus statements about clinical care and quality control.
Fitness, Sports and Nutrition (FSN), India is a core group of IAPEN, along with Hospital Nutrition Steering Committee (HSNC) and Malnutrition Task Force (MTF).
"Through partnerships with the public, private, and non-profit sectors, the FSN (Fitness, Sports & Nutrition) group promotes programs and initiatives that motivate people of all ages, backgrounds, and abilities to lead active, healthy lives"
Adopted from 'President's Council on Fitness, Sports, and Nutrition, USA (http://www.fitness.gov).
FNS aims to provide a scientific but easily understood overview of aspects related to nutrition and physical activity, especially of people involved in regular training with the goal to improve intensive sports performance.
FSN aims to achieve a maximal degree of scientific consensus in the area of Fitness and Sports Nutrition Research by promoting various activities like awareness camps, fitness workshops etc.
FSN focus on prevention rather than treatment of various health problems by promoting productive lifestyles..