• COVID-19 and Nutritional Management

    Screening for malnutrition and timely nutritional intervention should be an integral component of care for patients with COVID-19. 

    Find out more in our infographic "Why is nutritional care important for patients with COVID-19 across the healthcare continuum?"

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  • MNI calls to improve cancer care through medical nutrition

    Malnutrition in cancer patients leads to complications, poorer quality life, and increasing costs to healthcare systems. Learn more about MNI's contribution to cancer care.

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  • Video: from Hospital to Home with PN

    Patients with chronic conditions and who need nutritional support can receive parenteral nutrition at home without the need to travel to the hospital.

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  • 2021 MNI Grant

    MNI awards €30.000 to national initiatives or research projects for Optimal Nutritional Care. Submissions welcome by 15th May 2021.

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Welcome to MNI – the Medical Nutrition International Industry association

MNI – the Medical Nutrition International Industry association – is the voice of the medical nutrition industry at international level. 

We represent companies providing solutions for nutritional therapy: Oral Nutritional Supplements (ONS), Enteral Tube Feeding (enteral nutrition via the gastrointestinal tract), and Parenteral Nutrition (intravenous feeding) - as well as other actors operating in the medical nutrition market, such as ingredients and medical devices for nutritional care.

MNI works to achieve better care through better nutrition, across all ages and healthcare settings.

COVID-19 and Nutritional Management

Infographic "Why is nutritional care important for patients with COVID-19 across the healthcare continuum?"

Recommendations on nutritional care of patients with COVID-19 issued by scientific societies and patient organisations

ESPEN recommendations "Nutritional management in individuals at risk for severe COVID-19, in subjects suffering of COVID-19, and in COVID-19 ICU patients"

Malnutrition in Cancer

Value of Medical Nutrition in Oncology - Evidence Dossier 2020

Infographic "Cancer care: why nutrition matters"

Christine - cancer patient on home parenteral nutrition

Integrating nutritional therapy in cancer treatment

Disease-Related Malnutrition and Medical Nutrition

Factsheet on Medical Nutrition

Medical Nutrition Dossier & Summary Booklet

Infographic on Malnutrition

Video animation on cost-effective benefits of ONS

The Medical Nutrition International Industry (MNI) and Specialised Nutrition Europe (SNE) welcome the publication of Europe’s Beating Cancer Plan today and in particular the focus on building holistic...

MNI welcomes this proposal, which will set out the key issues and discuss ways to anticipate and respond to the socio-economic impacts of demographic change and to harness further opportunities. MNI...

People of all ages can be prescribed parenteral nutrition because of varying diseases. Home Parenteral Nutrition (HPN) may improve patients’ quality of life by supporting them in their daily...

EU4Nutrition LIVE now available on-demand!

Broadcasted from studios in Brussels, Madrid and Amsterdam, EU4Nutrition LIVE brought together decision-makers, patient representatives and health care...