Ms. Ishi Khosla is a practicing clinical nutritionist, columnist, author, an entrepreneur, researcher and welfare worker.
She is actively involved in clinical practice at the Centre For Dietary Counseling in Delhi where she deals with a wide range of nutrition related health problems including obesity, diabetes, cardio-vascular disease, food allergies, digestive, immune system, neuro psychiatric and endocrine disorders in adults and children. To scale up her practice and reach out to a global audience Ms. Khosla has founded a unique score based nutrition App called theweightmonitor.com.
|Name||Ms. Ishi Khosla|
|1981||Class XII, Modern School, Barakhamba Road, New Delhi|
|1986||Masters in Food and Nutrition, Lady Irwin College, Delhi University|
|1986-1994||Nutrition consultant with late Dr. MMS Ahuja, Head of Endocrinology Department, AIIMS & Sita Ram Bhartiya Institute, New Delhi|
|1994-2001||Senior Clinical Nutritionist, Escorts Heart Institute and Research Centre, New Delhi|
|2001||Established Centre for Dietary Counselling and started independent clinical practice
Founded ‘Whole Foods’, India’s first health food company
Initiated ‘Celiac Society of India’, India’s first non-profit organization for spreading awareness on celiac disease
Launched www.theweightmonitor.com, the first of its kind in India, a fully online weight management programme
|1990||The Cholesterol Facts|
|2011||‘Is Wheat Killing You?’, Penguin Publication. It is the first book in India on celiac disease.|
|2013||‘The Diet Doctor’, Penguin Publication|
She has been conferred several awards and recognitions in her field. Recent ones include ‘Distinguished Alumnus 2011’ at Lady Irwin College, ‘Women’s Achiever’s award in the Field of Nutrition by The Imperial & Cancer Patient Aids Association and ‘Jijabai Women Achiever’s award’. She has also been listed among the 25 most powerful women in the Country by the India Today Group.
Listed among the 25 most powerful women in the country by the India Today Group.
Distinguished Alumnus 2011' at Lady Irwin College
Women's Achiever's award in the Field of Nutrition by The Imperial & Cancer Patient Aids Association
She has authored many books, among them are 'Is Wheat Killing You?' and 'The Diet Doctor' published by Penguin. She writes extensively for leading news papers and magazines and publish papers in scientific journals.