Miss Hasina Aktar qualified in 2007 from Kings College London with a BSc Honours in Nutrition and Dietetics (State registration RD) following her training at the Bart’s and London Hospital and Whipp’s Cross University Hospital in London.
Hasina initially joined BMI Blackheath Hospital where she has gained extensive experience in dealing with oncology and colorectal surgical patients requiring nutrition support in the form of oral, enteral or parental nutrition. Hasina also covers The London Independent Hospital where she regularly assesses cardiac patients and advises on heart health as part of the cardiac rehab program- including cardiac angioplasty, cardiac bypass surgery and valve surgery.
Hasina has significant experience in working in ITU- assessing patients who require enteral and parenteral nutrition support. She maintains effective relationships with the consultants at BMI and has continued to review and assess patients including international patients frequently since joining both hospitals. Hasina has also offered dietary advice for gastroenterology patients- upper and lower GI, diabetes and weight management whilst working at both BMI Blackheath and London Independent.
She currently works for Sodexo at the renowned Imperial College London Hospital as the London Lead Dietitian.
Hasina has also been actively involved in the community taking part in regular Healthy Lifestyle Shows as part of primary preventative measures advising the public on how to achieve a healthy lifestyle through healthy eating education. Hasina has also completed a successful pilot project working for Nutrition and Wellbeing Ltd Company on Healthy Eating for Secondary Schools, as part of her private practice.
Hasina also supports BMI during any health promotion events including the recent BMI healthcare’s ‘Big health pledge’ where she was able to provide expert dietetic knowledge on healthy eating and the importance of eating healthy to minimise risk of disease.
Hasina maintains and continues to update her knowledge and expertise (CPD) in dietetics through regular workshops, study days and courses to ensure that her services are always of BMI standards.