Faculty at the Institute for Aging Research

Shivani Sahni, Ph.D.

Assistant Scientist II, Institute for Aging Research
Instructor, Harvard Medical School

Institute for Aging Research
1200 Centre Street
Boston, MA 02131
617-971-5382
ShivaniSahni@hsl.harvard.edu

Education

1999 B.Sc. Lady Irwin College, Delhi University, Delhi, India
2001 M.Sc. Lady Irwin College, Delhi University, Delhi, India
2004 M.S. The Gerald J. and Dorothy R. Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy, Tufts University, Boston, MA
2008 Ph.D. The Gerald J. and Dorothy R. Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy, Tufts University, Boston, MA

Dr. Sahni is a Nutritional Epidemiologist interested in examining the role of nutrition in the prevention of chronic diseases of aging. She is specifically interested in determining the role of diet and nutrition in bone loss, fracture, muscle health, and body composition. She is also interested in dietary assessment in diverse populations.

Dr. Sahni received her M.S. and Ph.D. degree in Nutritional Epidemiology from Tufts University, Boston, MA. She also holds a Master’s degree in Dietetics from Delhi University, India. She teaches Clinical Epidemiology and Population Health course (AC511.0) at Harvard Medical School and provides guest lectures in Nutritional Epidemiology to a number of local institutions, including Tufts University, Boston University and other.

Selected Publications

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