Sep 5, 2020

National Nutrition Month Celebration – Online Lecture Competition

National Nutrition Month is being celebrated across the country to mark the fight against malnutrition. During this month, various programmes have been organized by the Women and Child Development Ministry to spread broad awareness on the issues related to malnutrition like stunting, under-nutrition, anaemia and low birth weight in children. The Nutrition Month will also focus on adolescent girls, pregnant women and lactating mothers to eliminate the deficiencies prevailing in the health sector.

Like every year the Department of Dietetics and Nutrition will organise a series of program throughout September 2020.

Online lecture competition for PG students from different colleges/institutions/universities will held on 29.9.2020. We are requesting PG student to participate in this program.

Lecture competition for PG students on 29.09.2020
Event Flow Timing
Inaugural speech 4.00 pm – 4.05 pm
Induction of Judges 4.05 pm – 4.15 pm
Oral presentation by participants 4.15 pm – 5.45 pm
Video Show by students of Dept of Dietetics and Nutrition, NSHM Kolkata 5.45 pm – 6.00 pm
Result announcement 6.00 pm – 6.15 pm

Who can participate?

Any postgraduate student pursuing M.Sc degree in Nutrition Science/Food Science/Dietetics etc. in a UGC recognized institution

What is the topic?

Anything related to nutrition science will be accepted.

How to participate?

Interested participants need to submit their abstract (Maximum 150 words) with appropriate title by 20.9.2020 along with a scanned copy of their college ID to After confirmation from NSHM they will present their poster in the zoom platform dated 29th Sept 2020 sometime between 4 pm – 6.15 pm. Each participant will have 5 minutes’ time to present their lecture. All other details will be provided after the acceptance of the poster. For any clarification contact Joyeta Ghosh: 9046023726.