Sehrish Sikander is
serving as Senior Lecturer at Faculty of Allied Health
Sciences- University Institute of Diet and Nutritional Sciences, University of
Lahore since 2017. She has taught "Nutritional Counseling and Diet
Therapy" course to ' Bachelor of Diet and Nutritional Science' degree
program. Presently, she is also co-supervising the curriculum based internship
to undergraduates in clinical setting.
She has joined University of Lahore, Teaching Hospital, as a Consultant
Nutritionist in 2017. She is giving her consultancy for diet planning
and lifestyle modification in Out-Patient Department for obesity and various
chronic disorders. She also assesses the nutritional requirements and
prescribes nutritional care plans for IV feed / tube-feed to critically ill
patients in hospital setting. Furthermore, food service management, menu
structuring and planning at ULTH cafeteria is also monitored by her.
Currently, she is pursuing her education and is enrolled in Doctor of
Philosophy (Human Nutrition and Dietetics) from UIDNS, University of
Lahore. Her earlier academic background was 18 years of education with MSc
(hons) and BSc (hons) in Human Nutrition and Dietetics. She is an alumni of
University of Agriculture, Faisalabad (2011-2017). Her post-graduation research
was on "Effect of walnuts (Juglan Regia) on patients
having metabolic syndrome; a randomized control trial. She is actively
involved in various academic and research activities.