Bhakti Samant

Bhakti Samant

Chief Dietician

MSc. Dietetics, Registered Dietician [RD No- SRD 41/2022], European ESPEN Diploma in Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism

  • YEARS OF PRACTICE: 15+ years
  • GENDER: Female
  • LANGUAGES SPOKEN: Hindi, English, Gujarati, Marathi
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My Mantra

Patience is the key to all the solutions in life. I Love to motivate self as well as others to lead a healthy Life. The ability to make a difference in the life of others and to see them take charge of their lives to improve the quality of life keeps me going. It helps me to wake up every morning with more enthusiasm, Passion and love for my work.

AREA(S) OF INTEREST:

  • Diet counseling for various Metabolic, Physiological and Medical conditions.
  • Life style Management for Metabolic Syndrome.
  • Nutrition for Metabolic Diseases- like Diabetes, Gestational Diabetes, Cardiac, Liver Ailments, Renal Disease, Cancer, Gastrointestinal, Neurological Ailments, Critical Care.
  • Nutrition pre-post Bariatric Surgery, Ketogenic diet in treatment of Epilepsy and Weight Loss.

PROCEDURES PERFORMED:

Enteral Nutrition, Pediatric Nutrition, Nutrition pre-post Bariatric Surgery, Ketogenic diet in treatment of Epilepsy, Weight Loss, Gestational Diabetes.

TREATMENTS/PROCEDURES OFFERED:

Enteral Nutrition, Pediatric Nutrition, Nutrition pre-post Bariatric Surgery, Ketogenic diet in treatment of Epilepsy, Gestational Diabetes

NAME OF INSTITUTE(S):

    • Interdisciplinary School of Health Sciences, Pune
    • S.V.T. College of Home Science, SNDT University, Santacruz, Mumbai

FELLOWSHIPS:

    • The Low FODMAP Diet for Irritable Bowel Syndrome [Professional Development hours-30] September’21, from Monash University, Australia.
    • Certificate training from ESPEN [European Society of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition]
    • Certificate Training Program on Ketogenic Diet in Epilepsy from The Asian Institute of Ketogenic Diet [Organised by Dr. Nathan], 2018
    • Completed a SIOP PODC Fellowship in "Nutrition in Pediatric Oncology" from Tata Memorial Cancer Hospital

    Certifications:

    • Certificate course: “Nutrition Support in Pulmonary Disease” & “Nutrition Support in Liver & Pancreatic Diseases”- part of ESPEN LLL Programme 2021, Live Virtual Course- February’21, Ahmedabad
    • Certificate course: “Nutrition Support in Neurological Disease”- part of ESPEN LLL Programme 2020, [Live Virtual Course- November’20, Greece]
    • Certificate course: “Nutrition Support in Pediatric Patients 1& 2”- part of ESPEN LLL Programme 2020 [Live Virtual Course- October’20, Amman, Jordan]
    • Certificate course: “Nutrition Support in Metabolic Syndrome” & “Nutrition and Sport”- part of ESPEN LLL Programme 2020 [Live Virtual Course- October’20, Ahmedabad]
    • Certificate course: “Nutrition Support in Older Adults” & “Oral and Enteral Nutrition Approach” - part of ESPEN LLL Programme 2020 [Live Course- September’20]
    • Certificate course: “Nutrition Support in Obesity” & “Nutrition support in Diabetes &Dyslipidemia” - part of ESPEN LLL Programme 2020 [Live Course- February’2020, Dubai]
    • Certificate course: “Nutrition Support in Perioperative Period” & “Nutritional Assessment and Techniques” - part of ESPEN LLL Programme 2020 [Live Course- February’2020, Puducherry]
    • Certificate course: “Approach to Total Parenteral Nutrition”- part of ESPEN LLL Programme 2019 [Live Course- Nov’19, Bangkok]
    • Certificate course: “Nutrition support in Intensive Care Unit [ICU Patients” & “Nutritional Support in Gastrointestinal Diseases”- part of ESPEN LLL Programme 2019 [Live Course- Nov’19, Bangalore]
    • Certificate course: “Nutrition support in cancer” & “Nutritional Support in Renal Diseases”- part of ESPEN LLL Programme 2019 [Live Course- July’19, Chennai]
    • Certificate course of InBody Academia in clinical nutrition ,2018
    • Bariatric Nutrition Certificate Program, organised by International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders [IFSO], 2017
    • Certificate Training program For Diabetes Educator conducted by BD India, 2017
Winner of the IAPEN Quality Awards for Excellence in Therapeutic Food Service Management- District level, at the ICNC 2022 congress held at AIIMS, New Delhi, 20th March’22.

Worked as a Dietician with the Asian Heart Institute and Research Centre for 2yrs.

Worked as a trainee with Asian Heart Institute& Research Centre, S.L. Raheja Hospital, KEM Hospital, Bai Jerbai Wadia Children Hospital

KDAH Experience

Currently working as, a Chief Dietician at Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital since 2009. Coordinating the Inpatient as well as the Outpatient Diet department and managing the Entire Nutrition therapy Department Team

Professional Memberships:

  • Life Member of Indian Dietetics Association [IDA]
  • Life Member of Association of Diabetes Educators. [ADE]
  • Life Member of IAPEN India Association for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition

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