National Nutrition Week- 2017 celebrated at Assam down town University on 1st September 2017
On 1st September, 2017, Department of Food, Nutrition and Dietetics had successfully inaugurated the celebration of National Nutrition Week. National Nutrition Week is observed around the world every year from 1st to 7th of September, the theme for this year is “Optimal infant and child feeding practices- Better child health”. On that occasion a meeting was held at Dept of FND, the meeting started with a welcome note by students followed by inauguration of wall magazine by Dr B. G. Unni, Director of Research, Assam down town University. The event was presided by Dr B.G. Unni and he delivered a Informative talk on “Nutrition and Hygeine”. Prize for student’s Saturday seminar which was held in the previous session (January-July, 2017) was also given. The prize for the best speaker was awarded to Ms.Sonali Khanal BFND 5th semester student for her topic “Food fortification”. Thje programme concluded with vote of thanks by Dr Ananya Kashyap.