Amera Marian Varghese

Specialities
Dietetics
Languages
English, Hindi, Malayalam

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Core competencies

  • Nutrition assessment/screening                   
  • Nutrition intervention                                      
  • Nutrition counselling                                        
  • Health coaching                                                
  • Developing nutritional care plans                
  • Nutritional calculations                                 
  • Medical nutrition therapy                                
  • Health promotion and awareness                  
  • Menu design and analysis                                

Profile

Nationality
Indian
Summary
Amera has experience of more than 15 years as a clinical dietician in some of the largest hospitals in the UAE as well as in the aviation food industry with one of the world’s largest airline organisations.
She has clinical experience in nutritional intervention, nutritional assessments and screenings, counselling, lifestyle management, quality development, menu design and analysis, etc. She also has medical understanding and background in diabetes, cardiology, nephrology, gastroenterology, oncology, paediatrics (especially with paediatric type 1 Diabetes and childhood obesity), hormonal imbalances, obesity, malnutrition, enteral and parenteral nutrition and geriatric nutrition.

She also has experience in the following:
Gestational diabetes
Hypertension
Hyperlipidemia
Pre and post-natal diet
Suitable diets for various gastrointestinal disorders e.g. coeliac diseases, IBD, IBS, constipation
Weight management
Underweight
Disorders of liver and gallbladder
Eating disorders
Pre/post operation diet
Food Intolerance/allergy
General children nutrition
Nutritional deficiencies for vitamins and minerals e.g. anaemia, hypocalcaemia, hyperuricemia,etc.

She has also been actively involved in several conferences, television shows and community initiatives that are undertaken to help the community understand more about the importance of nutritional balance. She formulates tailored made meal plans with the aim of helping patients reach goals and support them in feeling healthier and happier.

Qualification

Master Degree(M.Sc) in Food Science and Nutrition
Diploma in Sports Nutrition
Advanced Diploma in Neuro Linguistic Programming (NLP)

Active member:
American Society of Nutrition (ASN)
Indian Dietetic Association (IDA)

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