National Institute of Nutrition
Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Govt. of India
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National Institute of Nutrition is situated at Icmr, Jamai-Osmania Post Office Tarnaka Road, Hyderabad, Telangana, India-500007 in Hyderabad.
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National Institute of Nutrition - NIN Hyderabad - NIN
NIN is a multi-disciplinary research institute working with three other centres and carrying out activities in diverse areas. It is the largest wing of Indian Council of Medical Research, New Delhi. NIN has attained global recognition for its pioneering studies on various aspects of nutrition research, with special reference to protein energy malnutrition (PEM). Institute’s activities are broad-based, encompassing the whole area of food and nutrition. The Institute has achieved close integration in its research activities between the laboratory, the clinic and the community. The Institute's strength lies in the dedicated and devoted scientists belonging to diverse disciplines such as medicine, pediatrics, obstetrics and gynecology, biochemistry, pathology, community health, social sciences, dietetics, statistics, communication and other related areas. The Institute has been recognized by many national and international agencies as Centre for conducting advanced as well as ad-hoc training courses in nutrition and laboratory animal sciences. In addition, several reputed universities have recognized NIN as a Centre for Ph.D programmes in different disciplines. NIN offers advanced education courses and MS-MD-PhD program(s) for nutrition, biochemistry, dietetics and laboratory animal sciences. The Centre is recognized by Dr. N.T.R. University of Health Sciences for pursuing post graduation in Applied Nutrition sciences. The institute is also recognized by Osmania University, University of Hyderabad, Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, for pursuing doctor of philosophy in Life Sciences. The institute has Trained over 1600 health professionals from 35 countries. 150 candidates obtained PhD and MD degrees.
Why join National Institute of Nutrition
The institute has a well-managed "Nutrition Museum" within campus.
2 Type Courses Available
- 1 PG Courses
- 1 Certificate Courses
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It possesses sophisticated equipment and swell-equipped modern facilities and for clinical, laboratory and community based research. Nutrition Wards with adequate inpatient and outpatient facilities are available at hospitals viz., Niloufer Hospital for Women and Children, Government Maternity Hospital and Osmania General Hospital to carry out research in clinical nutrition. The Institute's library, well stocked with books and journals is considered as one of the best science libraries in India. In addition, computer facilities are available for sophisticated data analysis and information retrieval from database. The "Nutrition Museum" of the institute is an important teaching tool which highlights different aspects of food and nutrition and also covers the work undertaken at the Institute.
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