The Certificate Program in Nursing and Nutrition (CPNN) - Online Course


Course Description

The Certificate Program in Nursing and Nutrition (CPNN) is an online course brought to you by Nestlé Nutrition Institute in collaboration with the Institute for Johns Hopkins Nursing (IJHN) and supported locally by Hong Kong Society of Professional Training.

This exclusive program will equip nurses with the latest updates on nutritional concepts in infants and toddlers and provides valuable insights on the nursing care of new-borns via a digital platform. 

Course Objective

  • Expand knowledge of nurses on nursing care of new-borns, the science of nutrition and its application in infant and toddler care
  • Equip nurses to understand nutritional concepts relevant to infants and toddlers, and provide nutrition counselling to caregivers

Click here for more about the CPNN Course Curriculum

Program Directors

Judy Ascenzi (DNP, RN)

Director of Pediatric Nursing Programs;

Education, Informatics, and Research, 

Johns Hopkins Children's Center, 

Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Dr Clifford Wayne Lo (MD, MPH, ScD)

Co-faculty and Mentor; 

Certificate Program in Nursing and Nutrition, 

Adjunct Professor of Nutrition, 

Children's Hospital Harvard Medical School, 

Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School  

Program Structure

This engaging scientific program offers nurses an interactive way to consume microcontent (clustered under five modules). Each module lasts for 1 hour and in total 5 hours as a whole. Participants will receive a certificate from IJHN and a CNE certificate from HK Society of Professional Training.



Course fee

HKD 450 per person

Course and CNE Completion Date

31 December, 2021

Accreditation :

Nurse (CNE) : 5 points

System Requirement

Android / iOS mobiles

Registration and Payment method

Please contact Ms. Fran Tse at email: for any enquiries and registration

Registration Deadline

10 April 2021


60 (First come first serve)