hira.zia@niu.edu.pk

Ms. Hira Zia

Mphil – Food Science & Human Nutrition, Lecturer, Department of Clinical Nutrition

Biography

Ms. Hira Zia joined NUR International University in July 2017 as Lecturer at the Department of Clinical Nutrition. Ms. Hira completed both her graduate and post graduate degrees from Kinnaird College for Women, Lahore. She received Principal’s Honor Award in Bachelors for securing CGPA of above 3.8. As a part of the degrees, she also has research experience. She developed a cost-effective school lunch program to meet the nutritional needs of the children and also worked on the Carbohydrate Counting; a tool for managing Diabetes as her research work. She has worked as a clinical intern at Hameed Latif Hospital in 2016 and at Jinnah Hospital in June, 2014.

Qualification                                               

MPhil Food Science & Human Nutrition from Kinnaird College for Women, Lahore
BSc. Hons. Food Science & Human Nutrition from Kinnaird College for Women, Lahore

1. M.Phil. Research
Development and implementation feasibility of cost effective healthy school lunch program.

2. B.Sc. Research
Carbohydrate counting: a practical meal planning option for people with diabetes.