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.
SHATABDI SUPERSPECIALITY HOSPITAL, NASHIK SIDDHI HOSPITAL, NASHIK
• 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.
• Life Member of INDIAN DIETETIC ASSOCIATION, MUMBAI CHAPTER • Life Member of NUTRITION SOCIETY OF INDIA • Life Member of RSSDI • Member of ASPEN (American Society of Parenteral Enteral Nutrition) • Life Member of THE SOCIETY FOR CLINICAL NUTRITION AND METABOLISM (IAPEN) • Founder Member of NASHIK NUTRITION FORUM (an informal group)
• 4th rank in Punjab University – MSc (Foods and Nutrition) • 6th rank in SNDT Women’s University – BHSc • Smt. Vilasbati Nagindas Munim Prize for securing highest number of marks – BHSc (Family Resource Management) • Late Sau. Indirabai P Dixit Prize for standing first – BHSc (Family Resource Management) • Best Student Home Science – 2003 • She also has several publications and research work to her credit.
• MSc (Foods and Nutrition) - Punjab University • BHSc - SNDT Women's Univeristy • POST GRADUATE CERTIFICATE PROGRAMME in PEDIATRIC NUTRITION, IGNOU, 2013 • INTERNATIONAL DIABETES FEDERATION (IDF) recognised Diabetes Educator, August 2010
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