The Post Graduate Diploma/Executive Diploma in Nutrition Endocrinology will help students to develop their skills to understand nutritional challenges seen in Endocrinology including Diabetes, Hypothyroidism, Adrenal insufficiency, PCOS, Delayed puberty, Cushing syndrome, etc.
Endocrinal disease incidences in India are increasing day by day due to diet and lifestyle issues in the population.
Nutrition and endocrinology are closely interconnected fields that study the relationship between the food we eat and the endocrine system, which regulates various physiological processes in the body through the release of hormones.
Understanding the intricate relationship between nutrition and endocrinology is essential for promoting overall health and preventing or managing conditions related to hormonal imbalances, such as diabetes, thyroid disorders, and metabolic syndrome. Nutritional interventions are often part of the comprehensive approach to managing endocrine-related health issues.
The objective of this programme is to enhance your knowledge on all aspects of nutrition management including epidemiology of Endocrinology, Hormonal Changes during Adolescence, role of nutrition in endocrinology, Dietary and Lifestyle influences on growth, development, function, and resilience of Endocrine Glands, Treatment and Diagnostics in Endocrinology, etc.
Apart from this the main focus will be on diet planning for prevention as well as supporting the treatment of Endocrine disorders.
Understand endocrine disorder management and education provided to patients based on patient factors and their stage of this disease.
On completion of this programme student will be able to gain knowledge regarding:-
This programme opens new ways for health professionals including dietitians, doctors, pharmacologists, hospital technicians, etc. to gain more knowledge regarding Nutrition Endocrinology. It gives a professional outlook to the people in these fields. They will be able to review patients in the hospital setups as well as clinics. It also beneficial for home makers to understand about this epidemic and its dietary changes.
After completion of this course one can work as an dietitian specialist in Endocrinology, Patient care manager (Specialized in Endocrinology) at MNCs and Health centres, Research Dietitian at various organizations, Nutrition Nurse (specialized in Endocrinology) at Hospitals, health centers, nursing homes, Volunteers at Orphanages for patients, Dietician in hospitals and Nutritionists in health clinics, health centres and MNCs. Post Graduates can work as a project assistant, project associate, chief nutritionist in NGO's and private organizations.
It will also enable an individual to avail of jobs at government, community and private hospitals, community and private clinics, pharmaceutical and nutraceutical companies as an Endocrinology educator / Dietitian. One can work as an Endocrine counsellor and assist doctor in counselling their Endocrine disorder patients in any private clinic/hospital.
Module 1: Introduction to Human Biology and Body Functions
Module 2: Nutrients (Role and Significance)
Module 3: Understanding Nutrition (Basic diets for normal conditions/RDA)
Module 4: Introduction to Endocrinology and Nutrition
Module 5: Nutrition for Hypothalamus, Pituitary and Pineal glands
Module 6: Nutrition for Thyroid and Parathyroid glands
Module 7: Nutrition for Adrenal Gland
Module 8: Nutrition for Pancreas and Diabetes
Module 9: Nutrition for the Ovaries and Testes
Module 10: Nutrition for Hormonal Imbalance and Obesity
Module 11: Hormonal Changes during Adolescence and role of Nutrition
Module 12: Dietary and Lifestyle influences on growth, development, function, and resilience of Endocrine Glands
Module 13: Treatment and Diagnostics in Endocrinology
Module 14: Case Study
Any Graduate/ B.tech/ B.Sc. in Microbiology/ Life Sciences/ Botany/ Zoology/ Food Science/ Food Technology/ BE/ B.Pharma/ MBBS/ BDS/ BHMS/ BUMS/ BAMS or any other discipline. Diploma holders are eligible for our Executive Diploma, Industry Certificate, and Certificate Programmes.
The duration to complete this programme is 1 year (Post Graduate Diploma), 6 months (Executive Diploma).
The registration dates for this programme run by the Institute are updated timely on the webpage. Effective Online learning tools incorporated into the design of the webpage make the programmes lectures, online live classes and study material easily accessible. This gives a huge window of self-regulated and self-paced performance to the participants.
A comprehensive study material for all the modules in hard copies ensuring the needs of the audience. The accompanying training material is appropriately aligned with the current Industry’s expectations.
IGMPI follows a credit system based on all learning activities involved in studying for all PG Diploma, Executive Diploma Programmes. Each of your modules is equal to 4 credits. To successfully complete the programme, you will have to earn all the credits assigned to your programme.
All the participants are obliged to timely submit completed assessment assignments (during the programme, usually after every module) and appear for an online exam at the end of the programme. After successful completion, the participants will be awarded Post Graduate Diploma/Executive Diploma in Nutritional Endocrinology by Centre of Nutrition and Dietetics Studies (CNDS), IGMPI. For all the above-mentioned modules elaborate programme material, self-assessment assignments and project work details would be provided by the Institute from time to time. Details get updated on the webpage as well.
The Institute has partnered with many organizations for providing with placement assistance to its participants. The robust placement cell comprises of senior level Human Resources professionals and Talent Acquisition experts which maintains close links with business and industry. We are engaged in promoting the employability of our participants by maintaining good rapport and relation with HR cell and recruiting managers of leading Food and Agriculture companies across the globe. The efforts of our placement cell also include helping with professional resume writing, interview skills & conducting mock interviews etc.
In recent Months the Institute has witnessed more and more participation from professionals working global healthcare and nutrition giants like Max Super Speciality Hospital, Fortis Hospital, Cloudnine Hospital, Indian Society for Pediatric and Adolescent Endocrinology, India Association For Parenteral And Enteral Nutrition, Narayana Multispeciality Clinic, Thyrocare, Manipal Hospital, Endocrine Society India, Idhayangal charitable trust, Karnataka Institute of Endocrinology and Research, Smile Foundation India, Jeevam Health, etc
Centre of Nutrition and Dietetics Studies (CNDS), IGMPI’s online programme is a professional programme targeted to cater the health industry needs trained health professionals.
The need for Nutrition in specific filed is becoming a necessity these days. Companies / Organizations are hiring manpower in the specialized fields. The information, guidance, practical training and off programme completion certificate will provide the participant with not one but many opportunities in the industry.After the successful completion of Post Graduate Diploma in Nutritional Endocrinology, a student can seek job in various sectors like Government, Non-Government Organizations, Multi-National Companies, private clinics, hospitals, health centres, colleges, institutes etc.
To be exact in the job specific terms a student can opt jobs as:-
Placement testimonials: Our alumni are working with Fortune 500 and global Pharmaceutical, Food, Nutrition and Dietetics and healthcare giants like