Nutrition Research Course to Translate and Utilize Research – 'NURTURE'

Aug 19 - Aug 30, 2024

The Division of Nutrition, St. John’s Research Institute (SJRI), Bengaluru, in collaboration with the Nutrition Society of India is planning to conduct a two-week Public Health Nutrition course titled - "Nutrition Research Course to Translate and Utilize Research – NURTURE” at SJRI, from August 19th to 30th 2024. 

The course objectives are:

  • To provide a comprehensive understanding of the principles of nutrition and its impact on human health across the lifecycle.
  • Understand ethical considerations and guidelines in nutrition research.
  • Improve research skills for planning, designing, conducting original research studies, and program implementation.
  • Utilize statistical techniques to analyze data, interpret results and arrive at conclusions.
  • Effectively communicate research findings through peer-reviewed manuscripts.
  • Translate research findings into practical recommendations for public health nutrition interventions and policies.

Who can apply:

Doctoral students and young faculty in academia, state institutes, program implementers, and members of non-governmental organizations with a strong commitment to research, program implementation, and building capacity in the parent institution and across India.
 

Key Dates to Note:

Course dates: 19th to 30th August 2024.

Application opens on: 01st July 2024.

Last date to submit the application: 20th July 2024.

Selected Candidates will be notified on: 25th July 2024.
 

Course Fees: There is no course fee.

Accommodation and Travel:

Accommodation will be provided at St. John’s campus and travel expenses will be covered*.

 *Details regarding accommodation and travel reimbursement will be provided to selected participants.
 

Location:

Course will be conducted at:

St. John’s Research Institute,

St. John’s National Academy of Health Sciences,

Koramangala, Bengaluru 560034.

Karnataka, INDIA.
 

Application form link: https://forms.gle/mQQKqpsULtt8sQc78


Course Director:

Dr. Rebecca Kuriyan Raj

Professor and Head, Division of Nutrition,

St. John’s Research Institute,

St. John’s National Academy of Health Sciences,

Koramangala, Bengaluru 560034.

Karnataka, INDIA.

 

Contact details:

For queries you can contact:

Telephone Number (080) 4946 7000/ 49467026

Email ID: rebecca@sjri.res.in