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Advanced Certificate in Clinical Nutrition

4.5/5
  • Comprehensive coverage of nutrition in various systemic diseases
  • Detailed case studies on patients allow real-time application
  • Expert talks from KOLs gives a practical view of nutrition
  • Equips you to handle a nutritional unit
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Advanced Certificate in Clinical Nutrition
4.5/5
Key Features
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    Comprehensive coverage of nutrition in various systemic diseases
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    Detailed case studies on patients allow real-time application
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    Expert talks from KOLs gives a practical view of nutrition
  • Equips you to handle a nutritional unit
  •  Course Duration
    6 months
  •  Next Batch Date
    30th Aug 2021
35,000*

*Statutory taxes and levies not included. Taxes will be applied on checkout. Rates may vary based on management discretion.

Course Description

The “Advanced Certificate in Clinical Nutrition” is a course designed for doctors and health influencers like you to upskill and upgrade your career opportunities in the field of nutrition.

Diabetes, obesity, and the increasing incidence of lifestyle disorders like stroke have brought “nutrition science” into focus. This course not only focuses on controlling but also preventing lifestyle diseases. The need for nutritionists with a thorough knowledge of the nutritional requirements of patients with varying diseases has increased with the rise in lifestyle diseases.

The “Advanced Certificate in Clinical Nutrition” is designed with inputs from leading experts in the field of nutrition, including international faculty. Several case studies are explored throughout the course to allow learners to practically grasp various medical issues and their nutritional management. The course is a blended learning program comprising video lectures and reading material with integrated assignments.

We at Medvarsity help every physician with the ability to fast-track their career and enable them to better serve the communities in which they practice. Join us and let us impact healthcare through education.

Eligibility: Graduates from any discipline (MBBS, Dental, AYUSH, Nursing, Dietetics) with valid recognition (Science Discipline/ Relevant Certifications), Graduates and post-graduates in Nutrition

Course validity: 7 months. There will be an extra charge for the extension of the course validity.

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35,000*

*Statutory taxes and levies not included. Taxes will be applied on checkout. Rates may vary based on management discretion.

Course Outline
Clinical Nutrition
    • Principles of clinical nutrition
    • Nutritional assessment
    • Weight Management
    • Diabetes
    • Cardiovascular disorders 
    • Gastrointestinal diseases
    • Hepatic and gallbladder diseases
    • Respiratory diseases
    • Renal diseases
    • Nutrition for acute and chronic conditions
    • Cancer
    • Nutrition in trauma, burns, and surgery
    • Food allergy
    • Enteral nutrition
    • Parenteral nutrition
Course Outline
Clinical Nutrition
  • Principles of clinical nutrition
  • Nutritional assessment
  • Weight Management
  • Diabetes
  • Cardiovascular disorders 
  • Gastrointestinal diseases
  • Hepatic and gallbladder diseases
  • Respiratory diseases
  • Renal diseases
  • Nutrition for acute and chronic conditions
  • Cancer
  • Nutrition in trauma, burns, and surgery
  • Food allergy
  • Enteral nutrition
  • Parenteral nutrition

Director

Dr. Raffaele Pilla
Dr. Raffaele Pilla
4.8

Ph.D., Pharm.D., Doctor Europaeus, received his Master’s degree in Pharmacy at G. d’Annunzio University in Chieti-Pescara, Italy in 2005, where he also served internships at the Cell Physiology Laboratory and Molecular Biology Laboratory.

FAQs
1. Course related
  • Is this course recognized by MCI? Medical Council of India does not recognize courses that are offered through online or blended learning platforms. In collaboration with leading industry experts, we provide you with the best state-of-the-art learning content with an endeavor to train you to become well-equipped and proficient in in-patient care through this course.
2. Eligibility for the course
  • Graduates from any discipline (MBBS, Dental, AYUSH, Nursing, Dietetics) with valid recognition (Science Discipline/ Relevant Certifications), Graduates and post-graduates in Nutrition
3. Contact Program
  • Is the contact program mandatory for the completion of the course?

Any contact program provides a student with an opportunity to learn clinical hands-on techniques and skills that are helpful in the practice of the discipline.

  • What if I am unable to attend the contact program at the scheduled dates?

You can attend the next scheduled contact program upon information and concurrence by your program coordinator.

  • Can I choose the center where I wish to attend the contact program?

You will be required to attend the contact program at the nearest prescribed center where you are assigned. Shifting of Contact Program Center is not advisable because for each of such facilities Medvarsity has to assign a Mentor Specialist based on the number of students at the assigned Contact Program Center.

  • Will there be arrangements for lodging and boarding provided for students during the Contact Program in case their contact center is out of the station from their hometown?

You will have to make your own arrangements for boarding and lodging. We can provide assistance in finding accommodation, but the expenses are to be borne by the student.

4. Assessments & Exams
  • Are the scheduled dates for the exams mandatory or not?

It is Optional, however, if you have to complete all Modules and final exams before the Course Expiry date you will receive your certificate on time.

  • Session expired and it is showing as an unauthorized user?

If the page is left idle for more than 60 seconds session will expire automatically. Refresh the page periodically to avoid.

  • If the session is expired, what to do?

It will start from the same question where the session expired.

  • While you are attempting an exam, the error pops up and the exam is halted – the site will display as attempted (1)

Ignore the message as attempted – The attempt is only completed when it displays Finished (1).

  • When will the final exam get activated?

If 1 month Course (1-week prior Course expiry).

If 3 Month Course (15 days prior Course expiry).

If 6 Month Course (45 Days prior Course Expiry).

If 1 Year Course (2 Months prior Course Expiry).

  • What is the procedure if the Course is expired?

You have to pay a re-activation fee, for details Contact Toll-free 1800-103-6006 or write to [email protected] 

  • What if I don’t qualify in modules or final exams?

You have to pay a Re-exam fee, for details Contact Toll-free 1800-103-6006 or write to [email protected]

5. Certificate
  • When will I get my certificate?

We have now gone online, once you successfully pass your final exam and below conditions are met:

  • Contact program Completed (if Applicable).
  • Viva to be cleared (if Applicable).
  • Logbook / Project Submission (if applicable).
  • Course duration to be complete.
  • Necessary documents should be submitted in full.
  • If the above credentials are fulfilled, your E-Certificate will be mailed to your registered E-Mail ID.
  • Will I get the certificate before the course duration?

Even in case, you complete all the online modules and exams much before your course end date, the certificate can be made available only after the course duration is complete. In other words, invariable of how early you complete the course, the certificate shall be made available only when the course duration is over.

6. Placement Assistance
  • Do you provide any placement assistance?

We do not provide any placement guarantee as an outcome of the course. On a case-to-case basis, we will introduce your profile to specific recruiting partners, but no job guarantee is provided.

7. Feedback
  • What if I have any concerns regarding the program delivery or what if I have any suggestions to improve the quality of the course?
Faculty
Faculty
Dr. Haritha Shyam
4.7

Dr. Haritha Shyam is a dietician and nutritionist with Apollo Hospitals, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad, and has experience of 20 years in this field. She is the current President of the Indian Dietetics Association, Telangana Chapter.

Faculty
Dr. T.Sivapriya
4.6

Dr. T.Sivapriya is a Qualified as Registered Dietitian, with the Indian Dietetics Association, Chennai Chapter. She works as an Assistant Professor, with the Department of Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics, SDNB Vaishnav College for Women, Chennai. She has authored an academic book on “Introduction to Functional Foods and Nutraceuticals”. She is a peer reviewer for various scientific journals.

Next Batch Start Date 30th Aug 2021

Course Duration

6 months

Director

Dr. Raffaele Pilla
Dr. Raffaele Pilla
4.8

Ph.D., Pharm.D., Doctor Europaeus, received his Master’s degree in Pharmacy at G. d’Annunzio University in Chieti-Pescara, Italy in 2005, where he also served internships at the Cell Physiology Laboratory and Molecular Biology Laboratory.

Faculty

Faculty
Dr. Haritha Shyam
4.7

Dr. Haritha Shyam is a dietician and nutritionist with Apollo Hospitals, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad, and has experience of 20 years in this field. She is the current President of the Indian Dietetics Association, Telangana Chapter.

Faculty
Dr. T.Sivapriya
4.6

Dr. T.Sivapriya is a Qualified as Registered Dietitian, with the Indian Dietetics Association, Chennai Chapter. She works as an Assistant Professor, with the Department of Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics, SDNB Vaishnav College for Women, Chennai. She has authored an academic book on “Introduction to Functional Foods and Nutraceuticals”. She is a peer reviewer for various scientific journals.

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