Workshop on Understanding the Role Of Skeletal Muscle in Nutrition and Health

Nov 02,2018

The Division of Nutrition, Department of Physiology, St John’s Medical College and St John’s Research Institute is conducting a workshop on the assessment of skeletal muscle mass and function. The workshop will also cover the clinical nutrition aspect including sarcopenia.

Date: 2nd November, 2018

Workshop Objectives:

  • Demonstration of methods of assessment of muscle mass and function
  • Hands on experience on muscle function assessment
  • Current updates in the field of muscle and nutrition

Who Can Apply:
Any person or student from the field of nutrition, health sciences or medicine, interested in improving their understanding of role of skeletal muscle, its assessment and research methods.

CG Hall, Ground Floor, St John’s Medical College, Sarjapur Road, Bangalore-34

Workshop Fee: Rupees 1000/-.

Payment through: NEFT

Beneficiary Name: St. John’s Research Institute,
Bank Name: Bank of Baroda,
Beneficiary’s bank A/C: 05210100024920
Branch: John Nagar, St. Johns Medical College, Koramangala, Bangalore - 560034,
IFSC code: BARB0STJOHN (5th digit is zero)

Last Date for Registration: 31st October, 2018

Workshop Organizer:
Dr Sucharita Sambashivaiah, Professor and Head, Clinical Physiology Unit, Department of Physiology, St John’s Medical College, Bangalore-34


The schedule for the workshop is available in the attachment below.


Workshop Schedule.pdf