Dietetics internship programme has been run by the hospital from last 10 years for undergraduate and post graduate nutrition students. The mission of dietetics internship in Jagrani hospital is to provide a programme of excellence that prepare confident and professional dietician with competency required for entry- level position in a variety of dietetic practice settings. The duration of internship programme vary from 3 months to 6 months.
To enable interns to integrate and apply nutrition/ dietetics knowledge and intervention to promote optimum health of patients, individuals or groups.
To provide competencies in the areas of dietetics/ nutrition, management, communication, education and professional conduct.
To provide with hand-on experience in areas / sections such as food services management, clinical nutrition, professional development, research and training.
Interns completing the Dietetics internship will achieve knowledge as well as skills demonstrate confidence and competencies in all specialised areas of dietetics profession.
Interns will satisfactorily completes the dietetics components of internship which provides exposure and up to date information on the latest development in food service management, medical nutrition therapy, dietetics research.
Programme graduates will gain practical dietetics knowledge and application skills in a variety of setting.
The Dietetics internship will provide academics and clinical experiences to adequately prepares learner for entry- level work in the dietetics field.