Speaker

Dr Himani Puri

M.Sc. (Foods and Nutrition), BHSc. Dietician and Nutritionist

India

Specialisation
Dietician and Nutritionist

Qualification
M.Sc. (Foods and Nutrition), BHSc.

Years In Practice
10 Years

About Me
Dietician Himani is a very reputed Nashik based dietician with an experience spaning over 10 years. Over the years, she has counselled patients involving – Obesity , Diabetes mellitus - type I and II, GDM , Osteoporosis , Thyroid Disorders, Hepatitis , CVD, Renal Diseases, Weight Gain, GI Disturbances - involving Full Diet, Enteral and Parenteral feeds, Partial Parenteral and Total Parenteral Nutrition, Pre - and Post - Operative diets and mentally challenged conditions like autism. She also works in close coordination with marathon enthusiasts, aspiring athletes, state level cricket players as a sports nutrition advisor. She has been appointed as Paper setter and Examiner for the course Diploma in Hotel Management under the MSBTE, Mumbai and Examiner for the BHSc under the YCMOU, Nasik since 2009. She is the Programme Co-coordinator for ‘DEPTH – Diabetes Education Prevention and Training Hub’ a philanthropic venture to promote diabetes education, management and awareness among diabetic, non-diabetic and pre-diabetic patients and relatives – since 2014. She has a one minute capsule programme ‘Health Tips’ aired on the local radio channel Radio Vishwas 90.3 since Nov 2013.

Experience

  • Working as Honorary Clinical Nutritionist and Diet Consultant at various hospitals in Nasik since October 2006.
  • Involved in various International Multicentre Phase II, IIa, IIb, III and Phase IV clinical trials as Diet Consultant since 2006.
  • Honorary teaching faculty at SMRK – AK – BK Mahila Mahavidyalaya , Nasik for BHSc (FRM) and Dip. in Home Science from 2003 – 2004. Guest Faculty at MGV Hotel Management College, Nasik December 2009 – December 2013.
  • Clinical Nutritionist at Apollo Clinic, Nasik from January 2007 – January 2010
  • Was Involved in various International Multicentre Phase II, IIa, IIb, III and Phase IV clinical trials as Clinical Research Coordinator since 2006.
  • Intern at PGIMER (Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research), Chandigarh.
  • Conducted re-evaluation of cooking practices and nutritional status of employees at Mahindra and Mahindra, Igatpuri, MICO (Bosch Group of Industries, Nasik and Suddhal Industries, Nasik.