PIPH Logo

Economic Affairs Division Signs MOU with Prime Foundation

Read more...

General body meeting of PAFEC KP Chapter held at PMC

Read more...

PIPH faculty’s research on hand washing behavior change published in Oxford Journal of Public Health

Read more...

PIPH faculty's article published in WHO EMRO's East Mediterranean Health Journal

Prime Foundation & AKU's collaborative research project published in Lancet - Global Health

Study was regarding community engagement for immunization.

Read more...

Emergency & Disaster Management workshop in collaboration with Rescue 1122 and PDMA

Participants were trained by specialists from Rescue 1122 and Provincial Disaster Management Authority

Read more...

If you are a

  • Are a professional in management & leadership role, working in development sector and NGO’s
  • Are a health professional interested in planning nutrition programs
  • Are an MPH student with interest in learning public health nutrition
  • Are a clinician with strong desire to improve skills in public health nutrition

Then this course is for you!

This course will help you

  1. Assess the terms, concepts and methods in nutritional sciences
  2. Select and use appropriate anthropometric, biochemical, clinical, dietary, functional and socioeconomic assessment techniques
  3. Develop intervention strategies to correct nutritional problems in target populations
  4. Design and conduct applied nutrition research

What will be covered?

  • Basic human nutrition
  • Nutritional assessment
  • Nutrition across life cycle
  • Nutrition and chronic diseases
  • Public health and community nutrition
  • Nutritional epidemiology
  • Food microbiology and safety
  • Nutritional problems in developing countries
  • Nutrition in complex emergency
  • Nutrition program planning

Course Faculty

Dr. Durdana Khan (Instructor)
A Masters in Public Health from The Ohio State University (USA) and a public health consultant, Dr. Durdana will be the lead instructor of the course.

Important Information:
Course Registration Deadline: January 29, 2017
Course Fee: PKR.15,000 (visit here for fee deposit instructions)
Course Timing: Tuesday afternoons
Course Duration: A single session per week (total 13 sessions)
How to apply?
Apply online at http://www.piph.prime.edu.pk/apply