26-NOV-2013: Prof. M. Athar Ansari, Department of Community Medicine, JN Medical College, Aligarh Muslim University and Executive Member of Nutrition Society of India (NSI) attended the 45th National Annual Conference of NSI held at National Institute of Nutrition (NIN) functioning under Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) at Hyderabad.
He also attended National Executive Meeting of NSI and judged a poster session on experimental nutrition and presented a brief introduction of Department of Community Medicine, J.N. Medical College, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh. Dr M Salman Shah, Assistant Professor in the Department also presented his research paper entitled "Validity of Weech's formulae in detecting under nutrition in children".
Prof. Ansari got re-elected as Executive Member of NSI for the session 2014-16. President and other members of Executive Committee of NSI desired to start Aligarh Chapter of NSI in prestigious Aligarh Muslim University for which a meeting of NSI life members in Aligarh will be held shortly in the Department of Community Medicine Dr. Ansari said.