Activities

Welcome to the IAPEN - Nutritional Intervention in Gastrointestinal Diseases and Disorders, 06 September, 2014, University of Mysore, Mysore, Karnataka, india

Objective

The aim of this workshop is to prepare medical & nutrition professionals to understand the basics principles in assessing the nutritional status and providing nutrition therapy for patients with gastrointestinal diseases and disorders.

Important Details

Date: 6th September, 2014
Timings: 9:00 am to 4:30 pm
Venue: Department of Studies in Food Science & Nutrition, Manasagangotri, University of Mysore, Mysore 570006
Registration fee: Rs.500
Last date for registration: 30th August, 2014

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About National Nutrition Week

National Nutrition Week is celebrated each year from 1st September - 7th September to create awareness for promoting health and well being among people. This campaign was initiated by the central government in 1982 to promote healthy living through nutrition intervention and education.

About IDA

The Indian Dietetic Association was founded in the year 1962 by a group of likeminded nutritionists, dieticians and professionals in the allied health fields resolved to form a scientific body to highlight the importance of nutrition and dietetics in the maintenance of health and in the prevention treatment of diseases. The Mysore Dietetic Forum is one of the 22 existing chapters of IDA in India. The IDA is functioning with the objective of promoting the cause of science by encouraging the spirit of active pursuit of knowledge and original scientific research particularly in the field of Nutrition and Dietetics.

About IAPEN

The Society for Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism (formerly called 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. IAPEN has successfully conducted conferences and workshops on Enteral nutrition, sports nutrition, nutrition in patient with burns, Nutrition in organ transplantation and gastrointestinal diseases.

Speakers

Dr. Shashikala Puttaraj

Former Professor, Department of Studies in Food Science & Nutrition, Manasagangotri, University of Mysore, Mysore

Dr.Asna Urooj

Professor, Department of Studies in Food Science & Nutrition, Manasagangotri, University of Mysore, Mysore & President, IDA-Mysore Chapter, Mysore

Ms.Shobha

Clinical Nutritionist and Dietitian, Critical care Services, M.S.Ramaiah Hospital. Bangalore

For registration, kindly contact our Co-ordinators- Ms .Greena Menezes, Secretary, Mysore chapter, IDA (9620214809)
e mail id: greena.menezes@gmail.com and Mr. Chandan Vinay. S, Secretary, Mysore Chapter – IAPEN (7760219901) e-mail id: knowdiet@gmail.com

Honoured Guests:

Dr. Rajkumar Wadhwa

Chief Consultant Gastroenterologist, Director - Medical Services, Vikram Jyoth, Mysore

Dr. Shashikala Puttaraj

Former Professor, Department of Studies in Food Science & Nutrition, Manasagangotri, University of Mysore, Mysore