Welcome to the IAPEN - Workshop on Critical Care Nutrition, 9th July 2016, Department of Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics, Lourdes Hospital, Ernakulam

he Society of Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism (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.

The Workshop on Critical Care Nutrition is hosted and organized by The Society for Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism (IAPEN)-Kochi Regional Centre, Department of Home Science, St. Teresa's College, Ernakulam and Department of Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics, Lourdes Hospital, Ernakulam on July to 9th July 2016 at Department of Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics, Lourdes Hospital, Ernakulam, Kerala.

IAPEN Kochi Regional Centre

The workshop was designed for medical, nursing & nutrition professionals who were interested in learning nutrition assessment tools, early enteral nutrition, approaches to parenteral nutrition, immunonutrition, disease specific nutrition for fighting againist Iatrogenic Malnutrition. The workshop also contains hands on training on Nutritional calculations, Enteral Diet, Parenteral Nutrition Products handling and mixing and Enteral Nutrition Devices.

Important Dates: Last date of Registration is 14th June, 2016 and spot registration is also available but first come first serve basis.

Registration Fee: Nil

For more information email to

Organizing Secretary
Rashmi H. Poojara
Workshop on Enteral Nutrition
Regional Officer, Kochi Regional Centre,
Department of Home Science, St. Teresa’s College, Park Avenue, Road, Near Govt. Guest House,
Ernakulam – 682011, Tel: 0091-484-2351870, 2381312; Mob: 0091 9986795754; Email:;

Accommodation Information
We are pleased to advise that we are handling complete responsibility of accommodation of participants.Accommodation is not exclusive to IAPEN Members therefore if you have any colleagues that wish to be accommodated in the same hotel we will be happy to reserve their rooms too. Email to for more information about accommodation.


Delegates will be provided with transportation facility from Kochi to conference venue on 3rd and 4th July, 2014. Email to for more information about transportation.

About Ernakulam

Ernakulam, widely referred to as Kochi constitutes the eastern, mainland portion of the twin cities of Ernakulam – Kochi in central Kerala, India. The city is the most urban part of Kochi and has lent its name to the Ernakulam district. Ernakulam is called the commercial capital of the state of Kerala. The Kerala High Court, the Office of the Corporation of Cochin and the Cochin Stock Exchange are situated here. Initially, Ernakulam was the headquarters of the Ernakulam District but was later shifted to Kakkanad. Ernakulam was once the capital of the Kingdom of Cochin.