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Education, Honorary Awards, Academic and Administrative Ranks

  • 1973 High School, Central Board of Secondary Education, Colvin College Lucknow, U.P, India: 5th in Merit List, Distinction in all five subjects

  • 1975 Intermediate Board, Central Board of Secondary Education, Colvin College, Lucknow, U.P, India: Distinction in 3/5 subjects

  • 1980 M.B.B.S., All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India: Distinction in Forensic Medicine, 2nd in Surgery

  • 1983 M.D., All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India, Passed with top honors

Honorary Awards

  • 1993 Member of National Academy of Medical Sciences, India

  • 1996 Fellow of International Medical Sciences Academy, India

Academic Rank

  • Jan 89 – Jan 92 Assistant Professor (Ad-hoc), Department of Medicine, AIIMS, New Delhi, India

  • Jan 92 – Jul 92 Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, AIIMS

  • Jan 92 – Jul 97 Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, AIIMS

  • Jul 97 – Feb 2000 Additional Professor, Department of Medicine, AIIMS

  • Feb 2000 – Contd. Professor, Department of Medicine, AIIMS, New Delhi, India

  • Jan 02 – Aug 03 Visiting Assistant Professor, UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Texas, USA

  • Sep 02 – 06 Professor, Department of Medicine, AIIMS, New Delhi, India

  • April 06 Director & Head, Department of Diabetes & Metabolic Diseases, Fortis Hospitals, New Delhi and NOIDA

  • Aug 06 Adjunct Faculty, Indian Institute of Advanced Research, Gandhinagar, Gujarat

Administrative Rank

  • 1992-2006 – Officer In-charge, SRB Center of Clinical Pharmacology Department of Medicine, AIIMS, New Delhi, India

Visiting Faculty at The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas

At the Division of Nutrition and Metabolic Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas:

Dr. Misra’s primary activity during this time has been to conduct clinically oriented research on the rare disorders of adipose tissue, their phenotypic characterization and relationship to insulin resistance and dyslipidemia. He mentored two research fellows and has been the co-investigator in the following research projects:

  • Therapeutic Approaches to HAART-Induced Lipodystrophy: Funded by National Institute of Health, Betheseda, MD
  • Double-blind placebo controlled trial of Leptin replacement therapy in patients with lipodystrophy: Funded by Amgen

Guest Faculty, Chairpersons & Resource Expert

Professor Anoop Misra has done his undergraduation (MBBS, 1980) and postgraduation (MD, Internal Medicine, 1983) from the prestigious All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi. He has had a brilliant undergraduate and postgraduate career at AIIMS, having received numerous distinctions and awards, and also excelled in extra-curricular activities. Later, he joined faculty of AIIMS and was selected as one of the youngest Professors. In addition, he was also incharge of Clinical Pharmacology, and Metabolic Research Group at AIIMS. He has also been a faculty at Department of Medicine and Endocrinology, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Texas, USA (the foremost center for diabetes and metabolic diseases globally). He has worked as World Health Organization fellow at the Center for Diabetes and Cardiovascular Diseases, University College, London and Royal Free Medical School, and the University of Texas. Currently, Dr. Anoop Misra is Director and Head, Department of Diabetes and Metabolic Diseases, Fortis Hospitals. He is also adjunct Faculty at Indian Institute of Advanced Research, Gandhinagar, Gujarat.

Guest Faculty in 1995 – 2005

  • Faculty, Conference on New Concepts in Medicine, Institute of Clinical Research (India), 2nd December, 2005, New Delhi.
  • Faculty, 2nd Diabetes India Conference on Diabetes, Prediabetes, and The Metabolic Syndrome, Jaipur, November 18-20, 2005.
  • Faculty, South Asian Conference & CME on Synergy in Healthcare, Bhutan, 16th November, 2005.
  • Faculty, International Conference of Obesity and Hypertension, Berlin, Germany, 27th-30th October, 2005
  • Chairperson, Indo-US Workshop in Emergency Medicine, New Delhi, 23rd October, 2005
  • Faculty, Malaysian Palm Oil Board Conference, PIPOC2005. Kualumpur, 27th September, 2005
  • Expert, 7th Meeting of the Task Force on “Biotechnological Approaches for Food and Nutritional Security”. 22nd-24th August, 2005, Department of Biotechnology, New Delhi.
  • Expert, 4th National Convention on the theme of “Empowering the consumer to Demand Quality Goods and Services”. 30th – 31st July, 2005, Vigyan Bhavan, New Delhi,
  • Faculty, HDL Symposia 2005,19th- 21st July, 2005, , Bali, Indonesia.
  • Faculty, Diabetic Association of India Conference, 17th July, 2005, Orissa.
  • Faculty, WHO-NIN Workshop on dietary Fats and Non-Communicable Diseases, 7th – 8th July, 2005, Hyderabad.
  • Faculty, Consensus meeting on Non Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease, 2nd July, 2005, Asian Institute of Gastroenterology.
  • Faculty, 4th International Symposium on Diabetes: 7th – 9th January, 2005, Mumbai.
  • Faculty, 13th Annual CME on Diabetes “DIABECON 2005”, New Delhi, 17th April, 2005.
  • Faculty, 4th World Congress on Prevention of Diabetes and its Complication, Chennai, 11th- 13th February, 2005.
  • Faculty, CME on Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, IMS, BHU, Varanasi, 5-6th February, 2005.
  • Faculty, A Joint CME Programme of American Association of the Physicians of Indian Origin (AAPI) & Manipal Hospital, Bangalore, 2nd January, 2005.
  • Faculty, Plenary Lecture in Meeting of Pakistan Endocrine Society, Liaquat National Hospital, Karachi, 2005
  • Diabetes India Executive Board Meeting: 17th-19th December, 2004, Hyderabad
  • Faculty, Metabolic Syndrome- Trials & Tribulations in Indians: 32nd Research Society for the Study of Diabetes in India, Patna, 4th November, 2004.
  • Faculty and Resource Expert, American Diabetes Association & Madras Diabetes Research Foundation, Chennai, 26th September, 2004.
  • Faculty, Symposium on Obesity. ST. Teresa’s College for Women, Department of Home Science, Ernakulam, Cochin, Kerala, 28th July, 2004.
  • Faculty, UGC Symposium on Obesity, Cochin, 28-29th July, 2004.
  • Faculty, Symposium on Metabolic Syndrome. BC Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, 30th May, 2004
  • Faculty, 3rd International Mayo International Institute of Diabetes Symposium in Diabetes. Trivandrum, Kerala, 14th February, 2004
  • Faculty, First Interdisciplinary Conference on Nutrition in Health & Diseases. Surat, 13th February, 2004.
  • Faculty, 4th Asian Network of Research on Antidiabetic Plants (ANRAP), International Seminar, Kolkata 16-18th January, 2004
  • Invited Faculty, The Indian Pharmaceutical Congress Association, 53rd Indian Pharmaceutical Congress, New Delhi, India, December 21-23, 2001.
  • Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Scientific Programme-RSSDI. Chandigarh, India, December 14-17th, 2001.
  • Faculty, Joint Workshop on Diabetes Mellitus in India, South East Asian Regional office of World Health Organisation and Indian Council of Medical Research, New Delhi, December 2001.
  • Faculty, International Conference on Diabetes and Nutrition: A South Asian Perspective, International Life Sciences Institute, Goa, India, 28-29th September 2000. Member, Steering Organizing Committee, International Conference in Diabetes and Nutrition, Goa, India, 2000.
  • Vice President, Organizing Committee, Annual Conference of Association of Physicians of India, APICON 2001, New Delhi.
  • Faculty, National CME program in Internal Medicine, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, October 1998.
  • Faculty, National CME program in Internal Medicine, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, October 1997.
  • Faculty, National CME program in Internal Medicine, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, October 1995.

Guest Faculty in 2006 – 2007

  • Expert, Diabetes Advisory Board Meeting, GSK Consumer Healthcare Ltd., New Delhi, November 11, 2007
  • Resource Expert, Scientific Advisory Board Annual Meeting by Herbalife, Los Angeles, CA October 26-27, 2007.
  • Resource Expert, Asia-Pacific EXUBERA Advisory Board Meeting, Pfizer, Hongkong, October 29, 2007.
  • Resource Expert, Lilly India Expert Group for Diabetes, Eli Lilly & Company (India) Pvt. Ltd., Hotel Grand, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi, October 09, 2007.
  • Chairperson, Symposium on – Newer Paradigms in the Management of Type 2 Diabetes, Eli Lilly & Company (India) Pvt. Ltd., Taj Place, New Delhi, October 5, 2007
  • Resource Expert: Inhaled Insulin Task Force, Eli-Lilly, USA, 2007
  • Resource expert: International Advisory Board: Taranabant for Obesity, Merck, 2007
  • Resource Expert: Sanofi-Aventis , 2007
  • Chairperson. Medical Advances in the Diagnosis & Management of Diabetes, Best of ADA- India 2007, New Delhi, October 6, 2007
  • Faculty, Indo-French Workshop on Development of Novel Biomarkers, 2007
  • Faculty, Indo-US (University of Minneapolis) Workshop on Obesity, Indian Council of Medical Research, 2006
  • Faculty, Uttaranchal & Uttar Pradesh Diabetes Association, Kanpur (UP), November 25, 2006.
  • Faculty, IMA Academy of Medical Specialties, Haryana State Chapter (Year 2006-07), Faridabad, (HR), November 19, 2006.
  • Faculty, 4th National Conference on Cardiology, Diabetology, Electrocardiology & Echocardiography, Bhopal, November 18, 2006.
  • Faculty, 5th International Congress on Geriatric Care, Geriatric Society of India, New Delhi, October 14, 2006.
  • Faculty, ILSI Conference on Management and Prevention of Childhood Obesity through Nutrition Strategies and Physical Activity, New Delhi, October 14, 2006.
  • Faculty, Indo-US program in Emergency Medicine, AIIMS, September, 2006
  • Faculty, Symposium of Vascular Involvement in Diabetes and the Metabolic Syndrome, Fortis Hospital, 23rd September, 2006
  • Faculty, Ranbaxy Science Foundation Symposium on Diabetic Retinopathy, September, 2006
  • Faculty, International Conference of Obesity, Australia, September, 2006
  • Faculty, Satellite Conference on Physical Activity, International Congress of Obesity, Australia, September, 2006,
  • Faculty, Insulin Discovery Day Conference, Calcutta University, July, 2006
  • Faculty, CME Program on Management of Diabetes for Physicians and Diabetologists of Pakistan, Abu Dhabi, UAE, 19-20 July, 2006.
  • Faculty, Emerging treatment in diabetes mellitus, HDL Symposia 2006, Cairo, Egypt. 13th July, 2006
  • Member, Asia-Pacific Advisory Committee meeting of Sanofi-Aventis, Hong Kong1st July, 2006
  • Faculty, Diabetes, Metabolic Syndrome and Nutrition. Health Writer’s Workshop, Bangalore, 10th June, 2006
  • Resource Expert, Meeting on National Diabetes Control Program, Indian Council of Medical research, June, 2006
  • Faculty, Metabolic syndrome in Asian Indians: Problems and Implications: Asia-Oceania Conference of Endocrinology, 10th May, 2006, Tehran, Iran
  • Member, International Advisory Committee meeting of Sanofi-Aventis, Parsi, France, April, 2006
  • Faculty, BIDE International Conference on Diabetes Mellitus, Karanchi, Pakistan, March, 2006
  • Faculty, Hypertension: Multiple Risk Factors. Conference organized by Pfizer, 31st March, 2006
  • Chairman, Session on Perspective in insulin therapy, Sanofi Aventis, 19th March, 2006

Guest Faculty in 2008 – 20010

  • Chairperson, Diabetica 2009, Ranbaxy CV, Langkawi, Malaysia, 15-16, July, 2009.
  • Expert, 69th Scientific sessions, American Diabetes Association, New Orleans, USA, 5-9 June, 2009.
  • Expert, Journal of Diabetes Board Meeting, New Orleans, USA, 5 June, 2009.
  • Expert, Asia-Pacific Saxagliptin Advisory Board, New Orleans, USA, 4-5 June, 2009.
  • Expert, Lab Forum meeting, SRL Head Quarter, Devika Towers, Nehru Place, 19 June, 2009.
  • Expert, 5th Medical Advisory Board Meeting, Chronic Care Foundation, 11 May, 2009, Fortis Hospital, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi.
  • Chairperson, 2nd Annual Conference of Endocrine Society of Orissa, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, 11-12 April, 2009.
  • Chairperson, Conclave on Rosuvastatin, New Delhi, March, 2009
  • Expert, Scientific Advisory Board Meeting, GSK Healthcare,New Delhi, March, 2009
  • Faculty, Asia Oceana Congress of Obesity, Bombay, Feb, 2008
  • Chairperson, Epidemiology of obesity, Asia Oceana Congress of Obesity, Bombay, Feb, 2008
  • Resource Expert, Indo-US meeting on prevention of Diabetes,New Delhi, Feb, 2008
  • Faculty, ICMR- Institute of Human Development, Child and Youth Health (IHDCYH),Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Workshop on “Childhood Obesity and Non-communicable Diseases, New Delhi, Jan., 2009
  • Chairperson, Fetal and infant origins of obesity ICMR- Institute of Human Development, Child and Youth Health (IHDCYH),Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Workshop on “Childhood Obesity and Non-communicable Diseases, New Delhi, Jan., 2009
  • Chairperson and Oraganser: Newer concepts in diagnosis, monitoring and management of obesity and diabetes mellitus. Joint CME, Delhi Medical Association-Diabetes Foundation (India), Jan, 2009
  • Resource Expert and Faculty. Indo-US joint Task Force on Diabetes Mellitus. IMA-AAPI Joint Symposium, New Delhi, Jan, 2009
  • Resource expert. Dream Council, Asta Zeneca, Jan, 2009
  • Resource Expert, Therapy of Diabetes Mellitus. CDEE-CON, Bhopal, November, 2008
  • Faculty, Metabolic Syndrome Conclave, Hong Kong, October, 2008
  • Faculty and Chairperson, International Conference of CAD, October, 2008
  • Faculty and Chairperson, Delhi State Medical Association Conference, September, 2008
  • Faculty, USVs Conference on CVD and Diabetes, Sydney, August, 2008
  • Resource Expert, International Advisory Board, 5A Study on Abdominal Obesity, 2006-2008
  • Chairperson, Ranbaxy’s Conference on Diabetes and CVD, Shanghai, July, 2008
  • Resource Expert, Bayer Diabetes Care Global Medical Consultants Panel, San Francisco, June 10, 2008
  • Resource Expert, The Almond Board of California Meeting, San Francisco, June 6, 2008

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.

National Committees (India)

  • Member, Steering Committee, Indo-US joint Consultative group on Diabetes, 2007-2008
  • Member, Steering Committee, National Nutrition Monitoring Bureau, 2007
  • Member, Indian Council of Medical Research Task Force on Assessment of Effect of Consumption of Carbonated Water on Health, ICMR, 2008
  • Member, ICMR Expert Committee for Review of Projects on Diabetes, 2007
  • Member, ICMR Expert Group on Fatty Liver, 2007
  • Board of Advisors, and Chairman, Advisory Board, Chronic Care Foundation of India, 2007
  • Member, ICMR Committee for Childhood Obesity, 2006
  • Member, Committee on Biotechnological Approaches for Food and Nutritional Security (BAFNS) of Department of Biotechnology, New Delhi, 2005-
  • Member, Advisory Committee for the School of Biological Sciences and Biotechnology of the Indian Institute of Advanced Research, Gandhinagar, 2005-
  • Member, Indian Celiac Disease Board, 2006-
  • Member, Scientific Advisory Board, National Institute of Nutrition, Hyderabad, India
  • Member, Committee for National Registry for Youth-onset Diabetes, Indian Council of Medical Research, Government of India, 2003-.
  • Member, WHO Expert Consultation on “Central Obesity Action Threshold Definition for Asians’, 2005-.
  • Member, Expert Group on Medical Fellowships in Nutrition and Metabolism, Indian Council of Medical Research, 1998-.
  • Member-Expert, National Committee for Pharmacovigilance, Office of Drugs Controller of India, Ministry of Health, Govt. of India, 2004.
  • Member, Working Group on Cardiovascular diseases for the National Commission on Macroeconomics and Health (NCMH), Health Ministry, Gov. of India, 2004-
  • Coordinator, National Study on Abdominal Obesity as a part of International Multi-country Trial (IDEA Study), 2005
  • Member, National Committee for Planning Non-Communicable Diseases for 10th 5- Year Plan, Directorate General Health Services, Ministry of Health, Government of India, 2001.
  • Member, National Committee for Non-Communicable Diseases for 10th 5-Year Plan, Planning Commission, Government of India, 2001.
  • Member, National Diabetes Control Program, Indian Council of Medical Research, Government of India, 2001-.
  • Member, National Core Committee for Control of Cardiovascular Diseases, Stroke, and Diabetes in India, Directorate General Health Sciences, Ministry of Health, Government of India, 1998-99.
  • Member-Expert, Committee for Screening New Chemical Entities, Office of Drugs Controller of India, Ministry of Health, Govt. of India, 1999.
  • Member, Expert Committee on Weeding out Irrational, Harmful and Sub-therapeutic Drugs, Office of Drug Controller of India, Ministry of Health, Govt. of India, 1992-95.
  • Member, National Task Force on Male Fertility, Indian Council of Medical Research-1992-95.

Professional Societies

  • Director, Diabetes, Obesity & Metabolic Diseases, Diabetes Foundation India
  • Member, Association of Physicians of India (API)
  • Member, American Diabetic Association, 1995-97
  • Member, Indian Society of Clinical Oncology, 1983-1990
  • Executive Committee Member, Indian Association of Advancement of Medical Education, 1992-1995

Invited Lectures & Grand Rounds as Guest Faculty

2008 – 2010

  • Limitations of incretin therapy. DIABETICA 2009, Ranbaxy CV, Malaysia, 15- 16 July, 2009
  • Cardio Metabolic Risk – Indian perspective. DIABETICA 2009, Ranbaxy CV, Malaysia, 15- 16 July, 2009.
  • Health Status of Indian Children, Nutrition and Physical Performance in School Age Children. Nutrition Foundation of India, India International Centre, New Delhi, 10th July, 2009.
  • Recent Trends in Obesity Management. CME on Obesity Management, Abbott India Ltd., Metropoliton Hotel, Cannaught Place, New Delhi, 20 June, 2009.
  • Imbalanced Nutrient Profile and Anthropometry in Urban Asian Indian Adolescents – A comparison with American Adolescents. 69th Scientific Sessions, American Diabetes Association, New Orleans, USA, 5-9 June, 2009.
  • Preventing Diabetes – Clinical Trials – Challenges and opportunities in India. International Symposium on Diabetes (ISD), Joslin Diabetes Centre, Boston,USA, Mumbai, 5 May, 2009.
  • Management of Obesity. 2nd Annual Conference of Endocrine Society of Orissa, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, 11-12 April, 2009.
  • Dyslipidmia & its management. Newer Initiatives in Dyslipidemia & Atherosclerosis Management, Core Committee Meet, New Delhi, 18 January, 2009.
  • Prevention of Diabetes; Problems and opportunities in Asian Indians. India-Johns Hopkins joint faculty conference, Bombay, April, 2009.
  • Plenary Lecture: Diabetes: Global Perspective. Dept of Nutrition. Wayne State University, Detroit, April, 2009
  • Prevention of Diabetes in Asian Indians. Delhi Diabetes Research Forum, April.2009
  • Management of Obesity. Madras Diabetes Research Foundation, March, 2009
  • Management of diabetes in Asian Indians: API-UP, March, 2009
  • Obesity in Women. Ranbaxy Science Foundation, March, 2009
  • Incretins: New Therapy for Hyperglycemia. CME. Dwarka Physicians Society. March, 2009
  • New Therapy in treatment of Diabetes. Agra Physicians Meeting. March, 2009
  • Plenary Lecture: Diagnosis and management of obesity in Asian Indians, Asia Oceana Congress of Obesity, Bombay, Feb, 2008
  • Epidemiology of obesity in Asia, Asia Oceana Congress of Obesity, Bombay, Feb, 2008
  • Plenary Lecture: Cardiometabolic consequences of the epidemiological transition ICMR- Institute of Human Development, Child and Youth Health (IHDCYH),Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Workshop on “Childhood Obesity and Non-communicable Diseases, New Delhi, 2009
  • Epidemiology of obesity in Asia. Asia-Oceana Congress of Obesity, Bombay, Feb, 2008
  • Plenary Lecture: Prevention of Diabetes. Indo-US meeting on prevention of Diabetes, New Delhi, Feb, 2008
  • Drug management of obesity. CME. APICON, Ghaziabad, Jan, 2009
  • GLP-1 analogues and DPP-IV inhibitors: in: Newer concepts in diagnosis, monitoring and management of obesity and diabetes mellitus. Joint CME, Delhi Medical Association-Diabetes Foundation (India), Jan, 2009
  • Obesity: Indian Perspective and Cut-offs for Asian Indians. Indo-US joint Task Force on Diabetes Mellitus. IMA-AAPI Joint Symposium, New Delhi, Jan, 2009
  • Obesity: Indian Perspective. Indo-US joint Task Force on Cardiology. IMA-AAPI Joint Symposium, New Delhi, Jan, 2009
  • Exercise, weight and cancer. XX1 Ranbaxy Science Foundation CME on Lifestyle and Cancer. AIIMS, New Delhi, Nov, 2008
  • Obesity: Indian Perspective. CDEE-CON, Bhopal, November, 2008The Metabolic Syndrome: Indian Perspective. The Metabolic Syndrome Conclave. Hong Kong, October, 2008
  • Polypill: Indian Perspective. International Conference on CAD. Bombay, October, 2008
  • Glucagon Like Peptide-1 Analogues and DPP-IV inhibitors: Delhi State Medical Association Conference, September, 2008
  • Nutrition and the metabolic syndrome: Indian Perspective, Institute of Home Economics, September, 2008
  • The Metabolic Syndrome in Asian Indians: An intervention study with Pistachio nuts, August, 2008
  • Management of Obesity: Indian Perspective, CME, Sydney, August, 2008
  • Management of Obesity: Indian Perspective, CME, Chennai, July, 2008
  • Thiazolidinediones: Ups and Downs. CME, Rockland Hospital, July, 2008
  • Sitagliptin: Effect on Glycemia and Metabolism, CME, New Delhi, July, 2008
  • Sitagliptin: Effect on Glycemia and Metabolism, CME, Chandigarh, July, 2008
  • Plenary lecture: Diabetes in India: Cases, Cost, Care, Challenges, CME, Shanghai, July, 2008
  • Incretin Physiology and Clinical Use; CME, Shanghai, July, 2008
  • Management of Diabetes: South Asian Perspective. CME for Pakistani Physicians. Lualumpur, June, 2008
  • Status of Glycemic Control in Indian patients with T2DM. Continuous Improvement in Diabetes Care, Radisson Hotel, 29 June, 2008,New Delhi
  • Diabetes is a Surgical Disease. Conference on Bariatric Surgery, Max Hospital, 14 April, 2008, New Delhi
  • Childhood Obesity: Indian Perspective. Conference of International Almond Board, 13 April, 2008
  • Obesity: Indian Perspective. WHO-API Workshop on NCDs. Conference of Association of Physicians in India, Cochin, 12 January, 2008
  • Case Study on Diabetes. Conference of Association of Physicians in India, Cochin, 10 January, 2008
  • SCOUT Trial. Conference of Association of Physicians in India, Cochin, 12 January, 2008
  • Deadly Quartet. Conference by Herbalife. Bangalore. 11 January, 2008
  • Diabetes in India. Cause, Cost and Care. Conference organized by Johnson and Johnson, Singapore, 9th January, 2008
  • Metabolic Syndrome: Indian scenario, Mayo Clinic Conference. Bombay, January 6, 2008.

2007

  • Plenary lecture: Childhood Diabetes: opportunities for Intervention. Workshop for children, Allahabad, December 7, 2007
  • Metabolic Syndrome: Indian scenario, CME for Physicians. Allahabad, December 7, 2007.
  • Current concepts in Diabetes Management, CME : “Cutting Edge Technologies. & current concepts in Diabetes Management” by IMA East Branch, Delhi. December 1, 2007.
  • Management of Obesity. Workshop on Obesity & Diabetes, under the aegis of ECO Watch Society, Hotel Great Value, Dehra Dun, Uttarakhand, November 24, 2007
  • Childhood Diabetes: Opportunities for Intervention. Workshop on Obesity & Diabetes, under the aegis of ECO Watch Society, Dehra Dun, Uttarakhand, November 24, 2007
  • Plenary lecture. Emerging issues in chronic diseases. 29th National Conference of Nutrition Society of India, National Institute of Nutrition, Hyderabad, November 15, 2007.
  • Obesity, Syndrome X, Dyslipidemia and Heart Disease : The Deadly Quartet, Gerson Lehrman Group India Pvt. Ltd., DLF Infinity Tower, Gurgaon(HR), November 6, 2007.
  • Practice Guidelines for Type 2 Diabetes: Indian Perspective, Sir Ganga Ram, SAARC Diabetes Conference” The Theme being ” Obesity & Diabetes”, November 03, 2007.
  • Plenary lecture. Cardio-Metabolic-Inflammatory Risk in Asian Indians, Warren G. Magnuson Congress for a Global Diabetes Alliance, Pacific Northwest Research Institute, Seattle, Washington October 22, 2007
  • Obesity in Asian Indians: Peculiarities and implications, Symposium on Obesity : An emerging problem, 13th Annual Conference of the Indian Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition, Dept. of Gastroenterology and Human Nutrition, AIIMS, New Delhi, October 14, 2007
  • The Metabolic Syndrome: “Medical Advances in the Diagnosis & Management of Diabetes, Best of ADA-India 2007, SUN Pharma, Kolkata, October 8, 2007
  • Childhood Obesity in India: Conference of School Teachers, New Delhi, October 9, 2007
  • Prediabetes: Implications for Asian Indians. Sun-ADA Conference, Calcutta, October 8, 2007
  • Plenary lecture: Cardio-metabolic-inflammatory Risk in Asian Indians, Kamla Puri Sabharwal Oration, October,4 2007
  • Obesity in Asian Indians: Conference on Bariatric Surgery, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi, September 20, 2007
  • Childhood Obesity in India: A Burgeoning Cause of Insulin Resistance and Subclinical Inflammation, in Asia Pacific Conference of Clinical Nutrition, Taiwan, September 12, 2007
  • Adverse Drug Reactions. Conference of Health Writers Association, New Delhi, September 5, 2007
  • Plenary lecture: Childhood Obesity: Indian Scenario, in Childhood Obesity-Issues, Concerns and Management, The Dept. of Foods & Nutrition and the Dept. of Human Development, S.V.T. College of Home Science, Juhu, Mumbai, August 30-31, 2007.
  • Prevention and Management of Diabetes, Obesity & Heart Diseases, Seminar on Childhood obesity by Diabetes Foundation of India, Siri Fort Cultural Complex, New Delhi, August 25, 2007.
  • Obesity, Diabetes & Other Nutritional related Lifestyle Diseases” Seminar on Childhood obesity by Diabetes Foundation of India, IMA Auditorium, New Delhi, August 14, 2007.
  • Thiazolidinediones: Pluses and minuses, Ranbaxy HDL Symposia, 2007, Kota Kindabalu, Malaysia, July 13-14, 2007.
  • Diabetes in Asian Indians: Determinants Cross-Cultural Issues and Solutions, Ranbaxy HDL Symposia, 2007, Kota Kindabalu, Malaysia, July 13-14, 2007.
  • NAFLD : An Indian Perspective, Brainstorming Meeting on Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease, ICMR, New Delhi, July 6, 2007
  • FDC: Clinician’s Consideration. Brainstorming Workshop on Rationality Assessment and Guidelines for Fixed Dose Combinations(FDC), by AIIMS, CDSCO, Ministry of Health & F. W., Govt. of India, Board Room, AIIMS, June 25, 2007
  • Health Effects of Trans Fatty Acid. CME on Fats and Trans Fatty Acids in Indian Diet-Recent Aspects and its implications, Diabetes Foundation (India), Hyderabad, June 9, 2007.
  • Prevalence of Diabetes in India and the Need for Managing Diabetes to Reduce Complications. Press Conference, Eli Lilly, New Delhi, May 28, 2007
  • Rimonabant: Benefits beyond Obesity Control. Obesity 2007, 5th Annual Conference of All India association for Advancing Research in Obesity, Manatma Gandhi Labour Institute, Ahmedabad, May 27, 2007.
  • Management of Childhood Obesity. Health Summit & Golden Jubilee Celebrations G SVM Medical College, Kanpur. May 23, 2007.
  • Management of Obesity – New Horizon. Update of Practioners, IHC, New Delhi, May 5, 2007.
  • Exercise in Diabetes-Aerobic, strength or both. 1st Annual Conference of Gujarat State Chapter-RSSDI, Association of Physicians of Rajkot (APR), April 22, 2007
  • Obesity: A Global Epidemic National Health Summit Enhancing Corporate Health a global Perspective, ASSOCHAM, Hotel Oberoi, New Delhi.
  • Management of Obesity. 62nd Annual Conference of API, Goa, February, 2007.
  • Obesity and the Metabolic Syndrome in young. ICMR-INSERM workshop on “Development of Biomarkers for CVD and Diabetes.” ICMR, Gurgaon (HR), January 22, 2007.
  • Nutrition, Syndrome X & Diabetes. Symposium “Nutrition & Dietary Survey”. 4th Congress of Federation of India Physiological Societies, National Agriculture Science Centre Complex, ICAR, New Delhi, January 12, 2007.
  • Metabolic Syndrome in Asian Indians. 6th International Symposium on Diabetes. Mumbai, January 07, 2007.
  • Metabolic Syndrome: Does it exist? An Indian Perspective. The Annual Conference of Association of Physicians of Gujarat-2007, Vadodara, Gujarat, January 06, 2007.

2006

  • The Deadly Quartet of Diseases: Gathering Strom. CME on Globalization, Ecological Regeneration & The way to Healthy life, Environment Committee, Lakshmibai College, New Delhi, December 19, 2006.
  • Nutrition-Based: Diabetes and Dietary Priorities. Media Workshop, AFIC- ILSI India, New Delhi, November 29, 2006
  • Metabolic Syndrome. Uttaranchal & Uttar Pradesh Diabetes Association, Kanpur (UP), November 25, 2006.
  • Pre-Diabetes. IMA Academy of Medical Specialties, Haryana State Chapter (Year 2006-07), Faridabad, (HR), November 19, 2006.
  • Intensive Insulin in Intensive Care, 4th National Conference on Cardiology, Diabetology, Electrocardiology & Echocardiography, Bhopal, November 18, 2006.
  • The Metabolic Syndrome, 4th National Conference on Cardiology, Diabetology, Electrocardiology & Echocardiography, Bhopal, November 18, 2006.
  • Fast Food Kills Faster: Myth or Reality? 4th National Conference on Cardiology, Diabetology, Electrocardiology & Echocardiography, Bhopal, November 18, 2006.
  • Role of insulin sensitizing agents in modifying cardiovascular risk and atherosclerosis, 4th National Conference on Cardiology, Dialectology, Electrocardiology & Echocardiography, Bhopal, November 18, 2006.
  • Plenary Lecture: Diabetic Foot Management. CME Fortis Hospital, Mohali (Chandigarh), November 11, 2006.
  • Childhood Obesity and its consequences. Lecture for Project “MARG” inauguration, DFI, New Delhi, October 28, 2006.
  • Physiology & Pharmacology- That increasing girth! Obesity & Metabolic syndrome. Indian Menopause Society & Fortis La Femme, New Delhi, Oct 15., 2006.
  • Management strategies in diabetes – Insulin. 5th International congress on Geriatric Care, Geriatric Society of India, New Delhi, October 14, 2006.
  • Measuring Obesity, Determinants and Consequences of Obesity in Children. Conference on management and Prevention of childhood obesity through nutrition strategies and physical activity, New Delhi, October 14, 2006.
  • Aggressive Management of Diabetes: Focus on Microvascular Complications. CME, IHC, New Delhi, September, 2006
  • Aggressive Management of Diabetes: Focus on Microvascular Complications. CME, IHC, New Delhi, September, 2006
  • Vascular Involvement in Diabetes Mellitus: Implications & Role of Aggressive Management. CME on Clinical Implications of Vascular Involvement in Diabetes Mellitus and the Metabolic Syndrome. Fortis Hospital, New Delhi, September, 2006
  • Obesity, Indian Perspective. Symposium on Obesity with Prof. James, President IOTF, New Delhi, September, 2006
  • Obesity and Diabetes. Institute of Home Economics, New Delhi, September, 2006\
  • Metabolic Syndrome Indicators in Obese, and Non-obese. International Conference of Obesity, Australia, September, 2006
  • Plenary Lecture: Obesity, Metabolic Syndrome and Diabetes: Indian Perspective. Insulin Discovery Day, Calcutta, 30th July, 2006
  • Diabetes and Obesity. Lecture for Project “MARG”, at Springdales School, New Delhi, 27th July, 2006
  • Newer Advances in Therapy of T2DM: Focus on Thiazolidinediones. CME Program on management of diabetes for physicians and diabetologists of Pakistan, Abu Dhabi, UAE, 19-20 July, 2006.
  • Thiazolidinediones and Cardiovascular Disease: Focus on Asian Indians: HDL Symposia 2006, Cairo, Egypt. 13th July, 2006.
  • Diabetes, Metabolic Syndrome and Nutrition. Health Writer’s Workshop, Bangalore, 10th June, 2006
  • The Metabolic Syndrome and Diabetes in Asian Indians. Grand Round Fortis Hospital, Vasant Kunj, 27th June, 2006
  • Diabetes, Dyslipidemia, Hypertension and Syndrome X. Rotary Club, Gurgaon, New Delhi, 26th May, 2006
  • Diabetes and Metabolic Disorders: The Deadly Quartet. Fortis Hospital, Vasant Kunj, 20th May, 2006
  • Diabetes and Metabolic Disorders: The Deadly Quartet. Lecture organized by Fortis Hospital, NOIDA, at TCI, NOIDA, May, 2006
  • Health Education regarding Physical Activity and Nutrition: Lecture under Chetna project in Heritage School, New Delhi, 23rd May, 2006
  • Health Education regarding Diabetes and Obesity: Lecture under Chetna project in Delhi Public School, New Delhi, 18th May, 2006
  • Metabolic syndrome in Asian Indians: Problems and Implications: Asia-Oceania Conference of Endocrinology, 10th May, 2006, Tehran, Iran
  • Diabetes and Metabolic Disorders: The Deadly Quartet. Fortis Hospital, NOIDA, 29th April, 2006
  • Diabetes in India: Problems and Opportunities. Indian Institute of Advanced Research, Gandhinagar, Ahmedabad, 27 April, 2006
  • Health education regarding diabetes and obesity: Lecture under Chetna project in Summerfield School, New Delhi, 21st April, 2006
  • Diabetes in India: Epidemiology and other issues. Meeting with Pfizer International Representative’s Conference, 20th April, 2006, New Delhi
  • Cardio-metabolic Inflammatory Risk: Indian Perspective. Delhi Diabetes Forum Conference. 15th April, 2006, New Delhi
  • Health education regarding diabetes and obesity: Lecture under Chetna project in Heritage School, New Delhi, 12th April, 2006
  • Diabetes in India: Road Traveled and Road Ahead, API, Bangalore 4th-5th March, 2006.
  • Lipid Goals in Diabetes, 61st Annual Conference of Association of Physicians of India, 1st February, 2006, Patna.
  • The Metabolic Syndrome in South Asians. BIDE Conference in Karanchi, Pakistan, 27 February, 2006
  • Subclinical Inflammation: South Asian Perspective. BIDE Conference in Karanchi, Pakistan, 27 February, 2006
  • Plenary Lecture: Diabetes in India-Road Traveled and Road Ahead, 61st Annual Conference of Association of Physicians of India, 31st January, 2006, Patna.
  • Recent Advances in the Management of Diabetes, Academy of Medical Sciences, 29th January, 2006. Nagpur
  • The Metabolic Syndrome, Diabetes and Dyslipidemia-Where are we today? International Symposium on Current Issues in Diabetes, 7th January, 2006, Ahmedabad.

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.

1992 – 2003

  • Type 2 diabetes mellitus in children, adolescents and young adult Asian Indians (CAYA-2DM): A Multicentre Trial: ICMR-WHO Workshop on Diabetes in Young. New Delhi, December, 2003.
  • Body composition of Asian Indians, insulin resistance, diabetes and dyslipidemia: Prof. S.N. Tripathy Memorial lecture. 16th Annual Conference of Indian Society for Atherosclerosis Research and International Seminar on Recent Developments in Atherosclerosis Research, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, 1st-3rd December, 2003.
  • CHD and metabolic syndrome in Asian Indians. Grand Round at the Department of Cardiology, The University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD, USA, 9th June, 2003.
  • Ethnic differences in body composition: Implications for insulin resistance, diabetes mellitus and cardiovascular risk. CME at the Department of Endocrinology, Southern Illinois University at Springfield, Illinois, USA, 8rth March, 2003.
  • Ethnic differences in body composition. Nutrition Grand Round, Center for Human Nutrition. Department of Internal Medicine. The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas. USA, 18th December, 2002.
  • The insulin resistance metabolic syndrome: expanding dimensions: CME, North Mississippi Medical Center, Tupelo, MS, USA, 27th September, 2002.
  • Body composition, diabetes and cardiovascular risk: CME, North Mississippi Medical Center, Tupelo, MS, USA, 26th September 2002.
  • We need ethnic-specific criteria for classification of BMI. 9th International Congress of Obesity, Sao, Paulo, Brazil, August 24th-29th, 2002.
  • Diet and chronic degenerative diseases: The Indian Pharmaceutical Congress Association, 53rd Indian Pharmaceutical Congress, New Delhi, India, December 21-23, 2001.
  • Surveillance of diabetes mellitus in India: Joint Workshop on Diabetes mellitus in India, South East Asian Regional office of World Health Organisation and Indian Council of Medical Research, New Delhi, December 2001.
  • Lipoprotein(a) biology and role in atherosclerosis vascular disease: 56th Joint Annual Conference of Association of Physicians of India (APICON-2001), New Delhi, India, January 2001.
  • Central Obesity: anatomic and metabolic studies: Annual conference International Society for Heart Research (Indian Section), January 27th-29th, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India, January 2001.
  • Obesity and insulin resistance: International Conference on Diabetes and Nutrition: A South Asian Perspective, International Life Sciences Institute, Goa, India, 28-29th September 2000.
  • Prevention of diabetes and insulin delivery: International Conference on Diabetes and Nutrition: A South Asian Perspective, International Life Sciences Institute, Goa, India, 28-29th September 2000.
  • Central obesity: origin and relevance: Ranbaxy Science Foundation’s Annual Symposium on “The Metabolic Syndrome”, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India, 23rd December, 2000
  • Enhanced cardiovascular risk in diabetes: causes and consequences: Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Scientific Programme-RSSDI 2001, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India, December 14-17th, 2001.
  • Primary and secondary prevention of diabetes mellitus: 54th Joint Annual Conference of Association of Physicians of India (APICON-99), Calcutta, India, January 1999.
  • Recent developments in insulin therapy: National CME program in Internal Medicine, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, October 1998.
  • Hyperlipidemia in Indians: The magnitude of the problem and possible solutions: CME, Sindri, Dhanbad, Bihar, India, 5th October, 1997
  • Hyperlipidemia: Global scenario, relevance in Indian context, and scope for research: First National Symposium on Hyperlipidemia, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, March 1997.
  • Overview of management of lipid disorders: First National Symposium on Hyperlipidemia, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, March 1997.
  • Hyperlipidemia in Indians: current concepts: Association of Medical Biochemists of India, Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, May 1997.
  • Management of hyperlipidemias: Second CME Program in Internal Medicine, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, October 1996.
  • Varying clinical features of malaria: Second AIIMSONIAN Conference, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, December 1996.
  • Multi-drug resistant tuberculosis: CME, Indian Medical Association, New Delhi, May 1995.
  • Insulin resistance syndrome: First CME Program in Internal Medicine, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, October 1995.
  • Hypertension in elderly: National Conference on Control of High Blood Pressure, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi November 1995.
  • Overview of newer antibiotics: National Academy of Medical Sciences/Indian Council of Medical Research/AIIMS Workshop on Quality Controlled Determination of Antimicrobial Susceptibility, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, September 1994.
  • Diabetes update: CME, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, August 1994.
  • Overview of diabetes: Symposium on Diabetic Retinopathy, Venue Eye Institute, New Delhi, October 1994.
  • Insulin resistance syndrome-A multifaceted pathophysiological entity: First AIIMSONIAN Conference. All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, December 1994.
  • Antibiotic selection in critically ill patients: Workshop on Critical Care Medicine, Dept. of Anesthesiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India, 1992.
  • Artificial endocrine pancreas: 47th Joint Annual Conference of Association of Physicians of India, New Delhi, January 1992.