SCC Nutrition & Exercise Forum was held at the Spectrum Institute of Science and Technology, Mr. Ashen Peiris (BSc in Biotechnology, Biochemistry and Microbiology: University of Mysore and an MSc in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology: Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo) was invited as the guest speaker for the Nutrition & Exercise Forum. This event was organized with the intention to build up a good relationship between the elders and the SSS students, to analyze an elder’s nutrition status in order to recommend dietary changes, to assess the potential risk factors for and consequences of weight loss or obesity in an elder. This event also lead to evaluate the overall risks and benefits of exercise and to design basic components of an exercise regimen for the elders with underlying health conditions.
Avenue of Service : Community Service
Vice President of Avenue : Nethmi Perera
Chairperson(s) of the Project : Ovinda Rakshith
Date : 19th March, 2016
Time : 9.00 a.m. – 12 noon