Masterclass in Clinical Nutrition

4.5/5
  • Designed by experts in the field of nutrition and dietetics
  • Structured to provide comprehensive coverage of all aspects of nutrition in three levels
  • Total 45 Hours of Learning Content
  • Fundamentally designed for aspiring nutrition professionals




$1,266 USD*
Key Features
  • Understand the relationship between dietary habits and various diseases
  • Learn the best practices of medical nutrition therapy for different patients
  • Apply evidence based nutrition recommendations for different conditions
  • Conduct patient assessments and develop nutritional treatment protocols for patients
Masterclass in Clinical Nutrition
4.5/5
  • Designed by experts in the field of nutrition and dietetics
  • Structured to provide comprehensive coverage of all aspects of nutrition in three levels
  • Total 45 Hours of Learning Content
  • Fundamentally designed for aspiring nutrition professionals




  •  Course Duration
    10 months 45 Hours of Learning Content
  •  Next Batch Date
    1st June 2020
$1,266 USD*

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

Course Description

The Masterclass in Nutrition and Dietetics is designed with a combined integrative and preventive educational approach to nutrition, health and disease. The course has been structured into three sessions to provide comprehensive knowledge that is required for the student to enter the nutrition industry as a competent beginner level dietician.

The three sessions of the course will cover various aspects of nutrition and dietetics as highlighted below

Session 1 – Basic nutrition

You will learn about

1. Major nutrients, their properties, functions and important food sources.
2. Mechanisms of digestion, absorption, and metabolism.
3. The scientific rationale for the development of dietary guidelines and nutrition policies in healthy individuals and populations.
4. Methods used to assess nutritional status.
5. Healthy diet and food choices, and how such choices will help prevent health problems.

Session 2 – Lifecycle and Wellness nutrition

You will learn about

1. Specific nutritional requirements for each stage of the life cycle.
2. Evaluation of dietary intakes and feeding programs for individuals throughout the life cycle.
3. How to help clients select a sports diet with the right balance of carbohydrates, proteins, fats          and fluids.
4. Steps of developing a healthful weight management program for individuals.
5. Managing people with eating disorders and body image issues.

Session 3 – Clinical Nutrition

You will learn about

1. Application of nutrition principles to disease prevention and treatment.
2. Medical terminology associated with nutrition-related diseases and conditions.
3. The role of diet in the development of chronic diseases, such as cardiovascular disease, cancer,      diabetes, etc.
4. How to plan a therapeutic diet according to the individual or patients requirement in disease.
5. Monitoring and evaluating nutrition therapy.
6. Educating the patients and family regarding nutritional care to be followed for various conditions.
7. Management of nutritional needs of serious and critically ill patients.

Course Path

All eligible candidates will start with Level 1. On successful completion of Session 1, you will gain a “Certificate Course in Basic Nutrition”.

Those who have completed Session 1 can enrol into Session 2. On completion of Session 2, you will receive an Certificate Course in Lifecycle and Wellness nutrition”.

After completing Session 2, you can enrol into Session 3. You will receive a “Certificate Course in Clinical Nutrition” on successful completion of Session 3.

Eligibility
Graduates from any discipline (MBBS, Dental, AYUSH, Nursing, Dietetics) + students who completed Session 1,2 and 3

Course validity: 10 months. There will be an extra charge on the extension of the course validity.

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

Key Features
  • feature
    Understand the relationship between dietary habits and various diseases
  • feature
    Learn the best practices of medical nutrition therapy for different patients
  • feature
    Apply evidence based nutrition recommendations for different conditions
  • feature
    Conduct patient assessments and develop nutritional treatment protocols for patients
Certificate Course in Basic Nutrition

Session 1 is the introductory course that will provide you an overview of nutrition and nutrients. You will understand the chemistry of macronutrients (carbohydrates, fats, and protein) and micronutrients (vitamins and minerals), their absorption, storage, and metabolism, role in health and disease.

Certificate in Lifecycle and Wellness Nutrition

Session -2 course covers the importance of nutrition across the human life cycle starting with pregnancy, then progressing to infancy, childhood, adolescence, adulthood and the elderly. Each life stage is discussed with an understanding of the physiological changes and nutritional implications for each stage.

Certificate Course in Clinical Nutrition

Session-3 of the course covers clinical nutrition topics, and you will learn how diet and nutrition impacts the health of individuals. This course will provide you detailed scientific understanding about nutritional screening and assessment methods and strategies for improving patient care. You will learn how to perform nutritional assessments in various disease conditions. It will also enable you with knowledge on the best practices of managing nutrition support therapy in different patient conditions.

FAQs
1. Course related
  • What is the total duration of the Masterclass in Clinical Nutrition?
    • The total duration of the Masterclass in Nutrition and Dietetics is 9 months over the three-levels as indicated below
      Level 1: 3 months
      Level 2: 3 months
      Level 3: 3 months
  • Is this course recognized by UGC or any other academic body?
    • This course is a professional development program and does not carry any recognition from UGC or other academic bodies.
2. Eligibility for the course
  • Graduates from any discipline (MBBS, Dental, AYUSH, Nursing, Dietetics) + students who completed Session 1,2 and 3
3. Course delivery
  • How to access the course material online?
    • To access the course, click on kite.medvarsity.com using the login ID and password provided to you or click on “LOG IN USING YOUR ACCOUNT ON Google” and enter your Email ID: Gmail ID (Only if Gmail ID mentioned in the Application) & Password. In case you don’t have access to login ID and password, write to us at support@medvarsity.com & quote your registered email ID.
  • What if I am unable to open the Medvarsity website?
    • In the first instance, you should contact our student support teams to make a complaint using one of these methods, during operating hours.
Student Support TeamOperating Hours
Email:support@medvarsity.com
Phone:1800 103 6006
IVR OPTION 2
Mail:Medvarsity Online Limited
Block B, II Floor, Sanali Infopark, 2 LV Prasad Marg,, Jubilee Hills,
Park View Enclave, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad,
Telangana 500034
Whats App Number:7331105450
9 am- 7pm,
Mon-Sat (IST)
4. Assessments
  • How will the assessments be for course?
    • Level 1: Online test
      Level 2: Online test
      Level 3: Online test
  • What if I feel that a question is wrongly framed or an answer is wrongly marked in the online exams?
    • If you feel that something is wrongly mentioned, you can write at support@medvarsity.com, directing it to the academics team.
5. Certificate
  • What certification will I get at the end of the course?
    • Successful completion of Level – 1 Certificate in Nutrition and Dietetics
      Successful completion of Level – 2 Advanced Certificate in Nutrition and Dietetics
      Successful completion of Level – 3 Fellowship in Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics
  • When will I get my certificate?
    • Once you successfully pass each Level, PDF of your E-Certificate will be auto-generated in the Learning management system.
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
Ms B Harita Shyam

MSc Nutrition, RD. Chief Clinical Dietitian, Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad.

She is a Registered Dietitian and Nutrition Faculty at Medvarsity. She is also a Member of Indian Dietetic Association, Member of Indian Society of Enteral and Parenteral Nutrition, Member of Nutrition Society of India. She has been associated with Apollo Hospital since 13 years. She is the Stroke Nutrition Coordinator for Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad. She was the Organizing Secretary for the 6th Apollo International Clinical Nutrition Conference 2013 at Apollo Health City Hyderabad.

Next Batch Start Date 1st June 2020

Course Highlights

Course Duration

10 months 45 Hours of Learning Content
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Faculty

Ms B Harita Shyam

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