National Dietetics Day commemorated

Srinagar, Publish Date: Jan 11 2017 12:48AM | Updated Date: Jan 11 2017 12:48AM

Indian Dietetics Association J&K Chapter commemorated National Dietetics Day here on Tuesday.  

In a statement, Media spokesperson Quratul-Aan, (MIDA,MIPHA) said the inaugural session was presided over by Dr Tahira Shafi, President IDA J&K Chapter by displaying message from National President IDA, Sheela Krishnaswamy, briefing the theme “Consult a Dietitian –getting Fooducated.

“Group counseling to mothers, lactating mothers, pregnant women was done by working Dietitians of SKIMS, Private practicing dietitians. The event was aimed to educate masses about the role, functioning and essentiality of Dietetics sector  in the promotion of health and wellness,” she said. 

Poster presentation on Anthem of the association was  displayed by Khushnuma. On the occasion, participants raised queries which were answered by the professionals.  

Among others who participated in the event included  Nasreen (HOD, D&T Department), Kounsar Parveen, Khalida, Sakina, Hinna, Romana besides students.