Member of Important International and National Expert and Advisory Boards, Groups and Associations


  • Steering Committee, Magnuson's Global Diabetes, Indo-US Consultative Group on Diabetes, 2007
  • Expert, The Indo-US Task Force Meeting on Diabetes, San Francisco, June 6, 2008.
  • Elsevier Advisory Board for Diabetes, India, 2007
  • Expert, Global Meeting of Experts in Diabetes and Obesity, Boston, May, 2007
  • Founding Member, Diabetes in Asia Study Group, 2007-
  • Faculty, Indo-French Expert Group on Development of Novel Biomarkers, 2007
  • Faculty, Indo-US (University of Minneapolis) Expert Group on Obesity, ICMR, 2006
  • Honorary Member, Association of Physicians of India, UP, 2006
  • Member, WHO Expert Committee on Childhood Obesity, Japan, June 2005-.
  • Member, Expert Group on Non-communicable Diseases, World Health Organization Workshop on Non-Communicable Diseases, November, New Delhi, 2001-.
  • Academic and Scientific Advisor and Governing Body Member, Diabetes Foundation (India), 2000-.
  • Executive Member, International Life Sciences Institute for Diabetes and Nutrition (ILSI, affiliated with ILSI, Washington DC), 2000-.
  • Founding Member and Head, Steering Committee, Council on Treatment and Review of Lipid Disorders in India, 1998-.
  • President, Association of Prudent Use of Antibiotics (APUA), Indian Chapter, 1998-2001.
  • Executive Board and Founder Member, Indian Academy of Biomedical Scientists of India, 1992.
  • Executive Committee Member, Indian Association of Advancement of Medical Education, India, 1992-1995.