Welcome to the European Journal of Clinical Nutrition

An international journal covering all aspects of human and clinical nutrition


  • EJCN is please to share with you it's latest collection showcasing the most popular papers of 2021. Papers are free to read for 6 weeks. We hope you enjoy.

  • EJCN is delighted to call for submissions for an upcoming special issue on Energy balance and body composition: new insights. Click to find out more information on the focus of the issue and how to contribute.

  • The EJCN has launched a special category of paper that is aimed at stimulating nutrition research, and driving the future nutrition agenda. Read the papers published so far here.

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    The European Journal of Clinical Nutrition is pleased to have launched a new series, Statistics in Nutrition and is keen to hear from you with ideas for content. Please click through to read more about the type of contributions we are looking for and information on submitting ideas.

European Journal of Clinical Nutrition is a Transformative Journal; authors can publish using the traditional publishing route OR via immediate gold Open Access.

Our Open Access option complies with funder and institutional requirements.


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Crystal Ball Series

The Crystal Ball Series is a collection of papers from prominent figures in the nutrition field. Through this collection the European Journal of Clinical Nutrition hopes to profile the paths of the eminent individuals nutrition journey; how they came to it and what have their contributions to nutrition science been. In addition, we ask them to share what they would like to see done now, where they see their area heading, the potential pitfalls, and over all what do they see in their crystal ball for the future of nutrition research.