Dr. Bhuvaneshwari Shankar is chief dietitian associated with Apollo Hospitals, Chennai. She holds a PhD degree in clinical nutrition specialized in critical care nutrition and has over 3 decades of experience. She is the only dietitian from Asia who is accredited to be the teacher for European Diploma in clinical nutrition conducted by the ESPEN. She was instrumental in getting the "Best of Best" Award for the critical care practices at Apollo Hospitals Chennai when participated in International Nutritional Survey where 183 hospitals across the globe participated. She has presented many papers national and international conferences. She is an expert in critical care nutrition and sports nutrition.