“The 1000 critical days for better child health” -PG Dept of Nutrition and Dietetics
The PG Dept of Nutrition and Dietetics, Madina Degree and PG College for Women, Himayatnagar in association with Nutrition Society of India organized a regional conference on the theme “The 1000 critical days for better child health” .
This conference was held to mark the Golden Jubilee Celebrations of NSI
300 Hundred students pursuing post graduation in nutrition from different pg colleges in twin cities took part in the conference
Dr. Hemalatha, director NIN, Chief guest for the event has highlighted the importance of nutrition in Child’s life.
Eminent Paediatrician and neonatologist Dr.Suresh Surapaneni From Pragna Hospital, Dr Radha Rama Devi, Paediatrician and famous Geneticist from Sandor Life Scuences, Dr. Laxmi Durga Chava Nutrition Consultant, World Bank addressed the students on the importance of Nutrition in first 1000days of child’s life and also focused on bringing community based awareness.
Dr.B Sasikeran, Ex-Director, President, NSI, Dr.B Dinesh Kumar, Secretary, NSI, Prof. Kavita Waghray Dean Pharmacy, Head of the Dept. Food Technology, member,NSI, Dr Lata Sashi, Chief Dietetian, Fernandez Hospital, Member, NSI also addressed the gathering at the conference.
Dr .P Saroja,