Disorders of Metabolism

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What you'll learn

Metabolic disorders are an umbrella term for a group of syndromes that disrupt normal metabolism in the body. These disorders might be present at birth or may develop later in time. According to the WHO, nearly 1% to 3% of the children in all countries are suffering from metabolic disorders. read more »»

The center for disease control and Prevention (CDC) suggests that 10% of the adult US population suffers from metabolic disorders. Infections, toxicity, medications, hormones, diet, etc can cause metabolic disorders. Such alarming numbers must awaken us to learn more about these disorders and the measures that are taken to manage them. Learn all this in the course designed by Medvarsity and Dosily.

Who should attend?

  • General practitioners
  • Primary care physicians
  • Undergraduate medical students (Interns)
  • Postgraduate students in medicine
  • Nurses
  • Life science graduates
  • Physicians practicing Alternative Medicine (AYUSH)
  • Students interested in Biological sciences.

Key concepts covered include:

An overview of

  • What are metabolism disorders
  • Principles of dietary management of inborn errors of metabolism (IEM)
  • The emergency regime for IEM


Ms. Haritha Shyam

Dietician and Nutritionist, APOLLO HOSPITALS HYDERABAD


Ms.M S Haritha Shyam is associated with Apollo Hospital for 20 years. Ms.M S Haritha Shyam has been Organising Secretary for the 6th Apollo International Clinical Nutrition Conference 2013 at Apollo Health City Hyderabad. Ms.M S Haritha Shyam conducted the International Nutrition survey 2013 at 5 Critical Care Units in Apollo Health City ( course director – Dr. Daren k. Heyland and Dr. Rupinder Dhaliwal, Queens University). Ms.M S Haritha Shyam received the participation Certificate in the World Nutrition Day survey conducted by the European Society of Parenteral And Enteral Nutrition. Ms.M S Haritha Shyam has been a Stroke Nutrition Coordinator for Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad. Ms.M S Haritha Shyam guided 200 interns for 6 months Internship for their Master’s Degree In Clinical Nutrition.

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