M.SC in Food & Nutrition

Clinical Nutritionist & Certified Diabetes Educator

Ms. Soumi Mukherjee is a practicing clinical Nutritionist with 5 years of working experience in the dietetics field. She is associated with us as a Clinical Nutritionist and Wellness Coach.

She has graduated and done her Masters in Food & Nutrition from Calcutta University, Kolkata. She is a Certified Diabetes Educator from the National Diabetes Educator Program, run by Dr. Mohan’s Diabetes Education Academy (DMDEA) under renowned Dr. Deepak Dalal. She is a Life Member of the Indian Dietetic Association (IDA) and Nutrition Society of India (NSI).

She was worked as a Clinical Nutritionist at Fortis Multispecialty Hospital, Kolkata. Then she worked as a Renal Nutritionist in Medica Super specialty Hospital, Kolkata. She has been trained in Oncology Nutrition from Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai. She worked in Tata Memorial Hospital for as a Research Dietician. She had also worked as a Clinical Dietician in Reliance Hospital, Navi Mumbai, managed by Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital.

She organized and participated in different community-related nutrition programs along with the patient education programs. She handled different corporate patients regarding their lifestyle-related complications, diet planning, lifestyle modifications. Also handled different research projects during her working tenure at Tata Memorial Hospital. She presented and work in the different research studies in various aspects of oncology, presented in the national & international platforms.

She has been handling different surgical and non-surgical cancer patients, palliative patients, metabolic disorder patients, along with gastric & renal, heart, neuro complications related issues with their nutrition intervention, nutrition optimization and nutrition rehabilitation. Apart from this, she actively takes part in organizing cancer support group events, for both patients who are fighting with cancer as well as cancer survivors.

Ms. Soumi has a dedication towards her core area of interest in oncology nutrition. She gives attention to spreading awareness about nutrition and cancer, lifestyle modification to avoid factors that are responsible for cancer, nutrition intervention during treatment of individual cancer, the importance of nutrition to overcome the entire cancer treatment, and post-treatment nutrition care & lifestyle modifications. She takes a charge to rectify the myths in the minds of the patients, regarding diet in pre & post-treatment of cancer. She takes immense patience to guide the right way to choose diet & healthy eating habits to reduce hospital stay as well as to increase life expectancy.

Posts by Dr. Soumi Mukherjee

Nutrition in Cancer

Nutrition is a fundamental pillar of human life, health, and development across the entire lifespan. From the earliest stages of fetal development, at birth, through…