The Society for Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism (IAPEN) is an organization in the field of parenteral and enteral nutrition and promotes basic research, clinical research, advanced education, organization of consensus statements about clinical care and quality control.

A decision to form, IAPEN Indore Chapter was taken in the Minutes of Meeting held on 5th September, 2014, 1 PM to 2.30 PM at Board Meeting Room, Choithram Hospital, Manik Bagh Road, Indore-452014, Madya Pradesh, India in the Department of Dietitics, Choithram Hospital and Research Centre, Manik Bagh Road, Indore-452014 with reference to the “Article VI” of the Bylaws of The Society for Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism (“A Chapter can be formed if 50 Life Members residing within a geographical area apply to the Executive Committee for recognition as a chapter of the Association”).

Proceedings of the Minutes of Meeting held on 5th September, 2014 (1 PM to  2.30 PM)

Meeting Location: Board Meeting Room, Choithram Hospital, Manik Bagh Road, Indore-452014, Madya Pradesh, India.

Total IAPEN Lifemember attended: 14

Agenda: Chapter body formation, office bearers for the chapter, bylaws, bank account, courses and future vision with indore chapter.

Dr. C.S. Chamania has introduced the IAPEN society and aims and objectives for the chapter, Ms. Pratibha Sharma introduced the IAPEN activities which were conducted earlier and also discussed about upcoming courses in choithram hospital and need for formation of a chapter, Mrs. Rashmi Joshi discussed about the different post of the indore chapter.

One clinical topic was selected for the next conference by Indore Chapter on Oncology Nutrition with the consent of all IAPEN Life members of Indore District and at the same day it is proposed to organize  IAPEN Indore Chapters formal inauguration and announcement of Certificate Courses on Oncology Nutrition and Burns Nutrition.

Left to Right – First Row: Mrs. Poornima Bhale, Dr. Aarti Kaul Patel, Dr. Sunil Chandiwal, Director Medical Services, Dr. C.S. Chamania, Dr. Shobha Chamania Second Row: Mrs. Indu Bala Choudhary, Dr. Shivani Lodha, Dr. Rashmi Shrivastava, Mrs. Vibhooti Trivedi, Ms. Pratibha Sharma, Mrs. Rashmi Joshi, Dr. Shohini Sircar, Dr. Mayank Jain and Dr. S.P Shrivastava

IAPEN Indore Chaper Office Bearers

Dr. C.S Chamania, Hon. President, Head of the Department, Department of Surgery, Choithram Hospital and Research Center, Manik Bagh Road, Indore-452014, Madya Pradesh, India.
Mrs. Rashmi Joshi, Hon Vice- President, Renowed Dietitian, Indore

Ms. Pratibha Sharma, Hon Secretory and Regional Officer, Department of Dietetics, Choithram Hospital and Research Center, Manik Bagh Road, Indore-452014, Madya Pradesh, India.

Ms. Shivani Lodha, Treasurer, Choithram Hospital and Research Center, Manik Bagh Road, Indore-452014, Madya Pradesh, India.
Directors
Dr. Shohini Sircar, Academics, Choithram Hospital and Research Center, Manik Bagh Road, Indore-452014, Madya Pradesh, India.
Dr. Mayank Jain, Publication, Choithram Hospital and Research Center, Manik Bagh Road, Indore-452014, Madya Pradesh, India.
Mrs. Vibhooti Trivedi, Hospital Nutrition Steering Committee, Choithram Hospital and Research Center, Manik Bagh Road, Indore-452014, Madya Pradesh, India

Executive Council Members

Mrs. Poornima Bhale, Head of the Department, Dietetics, Choithram Hospital and Research Center, Manik Bagh Road, Indore-452014, Madya Pradesh, India
Dr. Shobha Chamania, Head of the Department, Burns Surgeries Unit, Choithram Hospital and Research Center, Manik Bagh Road, Indore-452014, Madya Pradesh, India
Dr. Rashmi Shrivastava, Head of the Department, Dietetics Geeta Bhawan Hospital
Dr. Aarti koul Patel, Head of the Department, Oncology, Choithram Hospital and Research Center, Manik Bagh Road, Indore-452014, Madya Pradesh, India
Dr. Ajay K. Jain, Head of the Department, Gastroenterology, Choithram Hospital and Research Center, Manik Bagh Road, Indore-452014, Madya Pradesh, India
Mrs. Indu Bala Choudhary, Sport Nutritionist, Indore
Dr. Vikram Balwani, Head of the Department, critical care unit, Choithram Hospital and Research Center, Manik Bagh Road, Indore-452014, Madya Pradesh, India
Dr. S.P Shrivastava, Senior consultant Oncology Dept, Choithram Hospital and Research Center, Manik Bagh Road, Indore-452014, Madya Pradesh, India

Chronology of Events – Formation of IAPEN Indore Chapter

August 4, 2012: Ms. Pratibha Sharma, Dietitian, Department of Dietetics, Choithram Hospital and Research Centre, Manik Bagh, Road, Indore – 452014 was given Regional Officer Position in the First Annual Meeting of The Society of Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism and Conference on Malnutrition, 4th August, 2012, Bangalore, Karnataka, India.

February 24, 2013: Dr. Chandrashekhar Chamania, Head of the Department, Department of Surgery, Choithram Hospital and Research Center, Manik Bagh Road, Indore, Madya Pradesh, India was invited to be part of IAPEN National Executive Council Member, The Society for Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism in the Second General Body Meeting of the IAPEN in the International Conference on Digestive Disorders, 23-24 February, 2013. Promotion of Ms. Pratibha Sharma, Regional Officer, IAPEN Indore Chapter to conduct activities at Choithram Hospital and Research Centre.

October 12, 2013: Advanced Training Workshop on Nutrition Support in Burn Patients was hosted and organized by IAPEN in collaboration with Interburns Training Center (ITC), Choithram Hospital and Research Centre, Manik Bagh Road, Indore on October 12th, 2013 at Choithram Hospital and Research Center, Indore

November 9, 2014: Hosting and organizing IAPEN National Conference on Oncology Nutrition, 09th November, 2014, Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India and Inauguration of IAPEN Indore Chapter

November 9, 2014: Announcement of Certificate Course on Oncology Nutrition and Certificate Course on Critical Care Nutrition with 40 hours practical sessions under Lifelong Learning Initiative of The Society for Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism.

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