The Executive Committee of Pakistan Nutrition and Dietetic Society (PNDS) proud to launched its 2nd Chapter on Saturday 21st February, 2015 at Ramada Hotel Islamabad. First Chapter was launched at Lahore on 27th June 2014.The proceedings started with the recitation from the Holy Quran followed by welcome address by Dr .Rezzan Khan. The overview about the activities of PNDS was given by General Secretary, PNDS Lt.Cdr Rabia Anwer.Dr. Rezzan Khan has been nominated as the Islamabad Chapter In-charge .Dr. Rezzan is a consultant nutritionist and head of Clinical Nutrition Department at Shifa International Hospital.
She has worked for three decades transferring international nutrition best practices to the Pakistani context. The signing up ceremony and the official launch of the chapter was done by PNDS President Ms. Fayza Khan from Karachi signed the MOU with Dr. Rezzan as an PNDS Islamabad Chapter In-charge Zainab Qayyum from Shifa International, Prof. Hajra from AIOU & Aiza Umer from Qaid-e-Azam International Hospital Islamabad will be the team members. Program was followed by an interactive session on Bariatric Surgery by Dr. Rezzan Khan. Last presentation was by Fariha Asif from Nestle Nutrition.
In the end shields were awarded and the session came to a close followed by Hi Tea for the participants. Program was sponsored by Nestle Health Sciences, Nutrition Division.