Invited Lectures & Grand Rounds as Guest Faculty


2004-2005

  • Waist Circumference and CVD, Global Perspectives with Special Attention to South Asian Population. WHO Expert Committee Meeting on BMI and waist circumference in Asian Indians, 22nd -23rd December, 2005, Bangalore.
  • Defining Obesity and Associated Risk Factors. Medicine Update-2005, Maulana Azad Medical College, 16th December, 2005, New Delhi.
  • Thiazolidinediones: Ups and Downs. Research Society of Diabetes in India. New Delhi, 11th December, 2005.
  • Diabetes-An Escalating Public Health Problem. Nutrition Foundation of India. 1st December, 2005, New Delhi.
  • Obesity-The Growing Epidemic & Its Management. World Obesity Day, 26th November, 2005, New Delhi.
  • Adiposity in Indians: Relevance to Metabolic Research. XVII Annual Conference Indian Society for Atherosclerosis Research & International Symposia/CME on Atherosclerosis. 26th December 2005, Lady Hardinge Medical College & Associated Hospitals, New Delhi.
  • Tips on the Interpretation of International/National Scientific/Medical Studies-to Make Media More accurate While Writing on such Issues. HEAL National Chapter Health Writers Workshop III on "Health Writing-Its Criticalities". 19th November, 2005, Jaipur.
  • Lipodystrophies and the Metabolic Syndrome. 2nd Diabetes India International Conference, 18th November 2005, Jaipur.
  • Diabetes-Road Travelled and Road Ahead. South Asian Conference & CME on Synergy in Healthcare. 16th November, 2005, Bhutan
  • Cut-offs points of anthropometry and Lipids: Indian Perspective. 4th International CME on Hypertension Atherosclerosis and Coronary Artery Disease (ICHAC-2005), 13th November, 2005, UCMS-GTB Hospital, New Delhi.
  • Cut-offs for Anthropometry and Lipids for Asian Indians. Conference of Indian Society of Atherosclerosis Research. October, New Delhi, 2005
  • Lipodystrophies and the Metabolic Syndrome. International Conference of Obesity and hypertension, Berlin, Germany, 2005.
  • Subclinical Inflammation and Metabolic Syndrome: Indian Perspective. Symposium on Molecular Aspects of Atherosclerosis and Related Metabolic Disorders. AIIMS, 24th October 2005.
  • Plenary Lecture: Diabetes in India: Hits and Misses: Dr K.L. Wig Oration, Delhi API Chapter, 22nd October 2005.
  • Diabetes in India: Hits and Misses: CME for Diabetologists, Bombay, 1st October, 2005.
  • CAD and Diabetes: PROactive Study. Scientific Symposia, Park, New Delhi, 15th October, 2005.
  • Pharmacovigilance: Clinical Perspective: Conference on National Pharmacovigilance Program, New Delhi, October 2005.
  • Metabolic Syndrome: Diet and Lifestyle. Malaysian Palm Oil Board Conference. Kualaumpur, 27th September, 2005
  • Plenary Lecture: Adiposity in Indians: Implications and Opportunities for Metabolic Research. Research Society for the Study of Diabetes in India (RSSDI). 25th September, 2005, Bangalore.
  • Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease: The Roadmap Ahead. CME for diabetologists and cardiologists, 18th September, 2005, New Delhi, Manesar.
  • Diabetes and Heart disease in Indians: A deadly combination. Public lecture at Power Grid Corporation, Guragaon, New Delhi, 12th September, 2005
  • Diabetes in India: Past, Present and Future. XVI Annual IndiaCLEN Meeting, 11th September 2005, Bombay.
  • Stem Cell Research in Indian Perspective-Success and Pitfalls. 1st HEAL Workshop of Delhi Chapter on Current Issues in Health Writing. 10th September 2005, New Delhi.
  • The Metabolic Syndrome: Scourge and Solutions Focus on Asian Indians, Clinical Grand Round, 16th August, 2005, AIIMS
  • Trends in Childhood Obesity. IMA Conference in North Delhi. 10th August, 2005
  • Indian Women and Nutrition: Effects on Obesity and Cardiovascular Risk, 28th July, 2005, India International Center, New Delhi.
  • Childhood Obesity, Diabetic Association of India, 17th July, 2005, Orissa.
  • Emerging Trends in Chronic Diseases in India, WHO-NIN Workshop on dietary Fats and Non-Communicable Diseases, 7th - 8th July, 2005, Hyderabad.
  • Obesity and BMI: Indian view point, Consensus meeting on Non Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease, 2nd July, 2005, Asian Institute of Gastroenterology.
  • Indian Women and Nutrition: Effects on Obesity and Cardiovascular Risk, 29th June, 2005, India International Centre, New Delhi.
  • Changing the Odds: Metabolic Syndrome, Diabetes and Dyslipidemia. Update of General Practitioners and Endocrinologists, 5th June, 2005, Lucknow
  • Changing the Odds: Metabolic Syndrome, Diabetes and Dyslipidemia. Update of General Practitioners and Endocrinologists, 5th June, 2005, Jaipur.
  • Definition of Metabolic Syndrome: Concepts, Confusion, and Consolidation. Diabetes Club Meeting, 28th May, 2005, Banglore.
  • Metabolic Syndrome in South Asians: Current Concepts and Future Challenges: Plenary Lecture in Meeting of Pakistan Endocrine Society, Liaquat National Hospital, Karachi.
  • Insulin Therapy in Type 2 Diabetes: Current and Future Directions: Update of General Practitioners and Endocrinologists, 29th April, 2005, Karachi, Pakistan.
  • Insulin Therapy in Type 2 Diabetes: Current and Future Directions: Update of General Practitioners and Endocrinologists, 30th April, 2005, Lahore, Pakistan.
  • Insulin Therapy in Type 2 Diabetes: Current and Future Directions: Update of General Practitioners and Endocrinologists, 28th April, 2005, Islamabad, Pakistan.
  • Epidemiology, Classification and Diagnosis of Diabetes: WHO Assignment in Pyongyang, DPR Korea. 9th May, 2005.
  • Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome and Revision of Criteria of Obesity for Asians: WHO Assignment in Pyongyang, DPR Korea. 9th May, 2005.
  • Assessment of Anthropometric Parameters and Body Composition: WHO Assignment in Pyongyang, DPR Korea. 9th May, 2005
  • Acute Complications of Diabetes and Their Management: WHO Assignment in Pyongyang, DPR Korea. 10th May, 2005
  • Chronic Complications of Diabetes-1: Diagnosis, Management and Prevention of Diabetic Retinopathy, Neuropathy and Diabetic Foot: WHO Assignment in Pyongyang, DPR Korea. 10th May, 2005
  • Acute Complications of Diabetes and Their Management: WHO Assignment in Pyongyang, DPR Korea. 10th May, 2005
  • Chronic Complications of Diabetes-1: Diagnosis, Management and Prevention of Diabetic Retinopathy, Neuropathy and Diabetic Foot: WHO Assignment in Pyongyang, DPR Korea. 10th May, 2005
  • Chronic Complications of Diabetes-2: Diagnosis, Management and Prevention of Diabetic Nephropathy: WHO Assignment in Pyongyang, DPR Korea. 11th May, 2005.
  • Chronic Complications of Diabetes-3: Diagnosis, Management and Prevention of Dyslipidemia and Coronary Heart Disease: WHO Assignment in Pyongyang, DPR Korea. 11th May, 2005
  • Lifestyle Management of Diabetes and Obesity: Principle of Dietary Therapy and Exercise: Assignment in Pyongyang, DPR Korea. 11th May, 2005.
  • Management of Diabetes 2: Oral Antidiabetic Drugs: WHO Assignment in Pyongyang, DPR Korea. 11th May, 2005.
  • Management of Diabetes 3: Insulin: WHO Assignment in Pyongyang, DPR Korea. 12th May, 2005
  • Prevention of Diabetes: Evidence for Lifestyle Measures and Drugs: WHO Assignment in Pyongyang, DPR Korea. 12th May, 2005
  • Diabetes Prevention Program, Levels of Prevention and Population-wide Interventions: WHO Assignment in Pyongyang, DPR Korea. 12th May, 2005
  • Subclinical inflammation and Metabolic Syndrome: 13th Annual CME on Diabetes "DIABECON 2005", New Delhi, 17th April, 2005.
  • Statins in Diabetes: Current Status. Update of General Practitioners and Endocrinologists, New Delhi, 31st March, 2005.
  • Diseases after 40 Years of Age. Maitreyi College, University of Delhi, New Delhi, 16th March, 2005.
  • Metabolic Syndrome in Asian Indians: Trials and Tribulations: Nutrition Foundation of India, New Delhi, 16th February, 2005.
  • Target Metabolic Syndrome: 4th World Congress on Prevention of Diabetes and its Complication, Chennai, 11th- 13th February, 2005.
  • Childhood Obesity: CME on Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, IMS, BHU, Varanasi, 5-6th February, 2005.
  • Metabolic Syndrome in Asian Indians: Diabetes India Summit, Hyderabad, 7th-9th January, 2005.
  • Prevalence of Metabolic Syndrome in South Asian: A Joint CME Programme of American Association of the Physicians of Indian Origin (AAPI) & Manipal Hospital, Bangalore, 2nd January, 2005.
  • Diabetes Epidemiology: Current Concepts. 8th International Epidemiology Association-WHO SEARO, Jhansi, 6th December, 2004
  • Obesity and Diabetes the Sinister Combinations: World Diabetes Day 'Fight Obesity-Prevent Diabetes', New Delhi, 13th November, 2004.
  • Obesity, Nutrition and Physical Activity in Indians: Subregional workshop on nutrition, food safety and biotechnology, Jamia Milia, New Delhi, 7th October, 2004
  • Insulin Resistance Syndrome: American Diabetes Association & Madras Diabetes Research Foundation, Chennai, 26th September, 2004.
  • Obesity and Diabetes: Indian Council of Medical Research, New Delhi, 15th September, 2004.
  • Obesity in Indians: Current Status. Symposium on Obesity, Center for Science and Environment, New Delhi, September, 2004.
  • Assessment of Obesity. UGC Symposium on Obesity, Cochin, Kerala, 28th July, 2004.
  • Obesity in Indians: Phenotype and implications. UGC Symposium on Obesity, Cochin, 29th July, 2004.
  • Obesity in Indians: Peculiarities and implications. Abbot Symposium on obesity. New Delhi, 17th July, 2004
  • Metabolic syndrome: Implications for Asian Indians. Symposium on Metabolic Syndrome. BC Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, 30th May, 2004
  • Body Composition estimation and risk factors for diabetes mellitus and cardiovascular disease in young individuals. Endocrine Club Meeting, New Delhi, 25th April, 2004.
  • Body composition estimation and risk factors for diabetes mellitus and cardiovascular disease in young Asian Indian. 3rd International Mayo International Institute of Diabetes Symposium in Diabetes. Trivandrum, Kerala, 14th February, 2004.
  • Body Composition of Asian Indians and its Relation to Insulin Resistance, Diabetes and Dyslipidemia. First Interdisciplinary Conference on Nutrition in Health & Diseases. Surat, 13th February 2004.
  • Diabetes mellitus and CHD in Asian Indians: Opportunities for dietary interventions. Nutrition-Challenges Ahead, Institute of Home Economics, University of Delhi. 5th February, 2004.
  • Diabetes and CHD in Asian Indians. Dietetic Update, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, 22nd January, 2004
  • Body composition of Asian Indians and its relationship to insulin resistance, diabetes and dyslipidemia. 4th Asian Network of Research on Antidiabetic Plants (ANRAP), International Seminar, Kolkata 16-18th January, 2004.