Overview

Mrs. Poornima. H. works as a dietician at United Hospital. She has worked with many prestigious hospitals and gained immense experience over the years. She has been awarded a gold medal in Dietetics and Food Service Management by the University of Bangalore in the year 2010. 

Education & Qualifications

  • BSc ( Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics)- V H D Central Institute of Home Science
  • MSc in Food and Nutrition-  V H D Central Institute of Home Science
  • PG Certificate in  Diabetic Education- Project Hope 
     

Experience

  • Dietetic Department at Manipal Hospital Old Airport Road, Bangalore for a period of 3 months (April -2007 to July 2007)
  • Dietetic Department at Wockhardt Hospital, (now Fortis Hospital) Cunningham Road, Bangalore for a period of one month (July 2009)
  • Worked under Dr. Swarupa Kakani at Sagar Hospital for a period of 3 months (June 2014 to Dec 2014)
  • Nutritionist and Diabetic Educator at Karnataka Institute Of Diabetology for 3 years (Sep 2010 - Dec 2013)
  • Dietician in the department of Nutrition and Dietetics at Sri Shankara Cancer Hospital and Research Centre for a period of 6 months (Nov 2019 to April 2020).
     

Specializations

  • Nutrition and Dietetics 
  • Diabetic Educator
  • Cancer Diet
  • Weight Loss
  • Renal Diet 
  • Bone Health Diet