NishaVikraman has completed her Ph.D. in 2007 from Kerala University, India, on the topic “A study on the effect of maternal anemia on the outcome of pregnancy in Thiruvananthapuram district”. She is an Assistant professor and recognized Research guide in the Department of Home Science and Center for Research at St. Teresa’s College, Ernakulum, India. She is presently guiding two research scholars. She has received
Common Wealth Scholarship for MSc. Dementia Studies from the University of Stirling. She has done projects on “Sensitizing Consumer on food Adulterants – a sustainable health perspective” for UGC Major project and also done minor projects in “ Evaluation of post-reproductive stress in women, reflecting on nutritional causes, consequences, and remedial strategies “ .She has done publications in the journal and also involved as a speaker in community-based nutrition programs and actively involved in developing extension programs for the community. Her areas of interest are research in the field of nutrition and aging.