1 in 10 individuals across the globe are diagnosed with diabetes. It is important to stay updated with diabetes screening and management approaches. Multidisciplinary primary care teams have a fundamental role in the prevention and identification of diabetes and routine care at a level that fits with their competencies. Collaborative, integrated working relationships among multiple disciplines lead to quality patient care. Self-management, compliance, a meaningful and constant dialogue between the doctor-patient-caregivers are important aspects of diabetes care and management.
In the first module on 'Essentials of Type 2 Diabetes,' our expert speaker will talk about the prevalence of diabetes, it's screening, diagnosis, and management. The management will include non-drug therapy, pharmacological approaches. The module will also cover microvascular and macrovascular complications and the Dos and Don'ts clinicians should follow in diabetes management.
The second module on Pillars of diabetes care will discuss in detail the role of the interdisciplinary team in diabetes management, the significance of self-management of diabetes, relationship, and the language of communication between the doctor and the patient, clinical decision making with the patient, and raising awareness and diabetes education.
Dr Jagmeet Madan is an eminent Nutritionist, National President , Indian Dietetic Association (2019- Nutritionist, National President , Indian Dietetic Association (2019-2021), Principal and Professor- Department of Food Nutrition and Dietetics at Sir Vithaldas Thackersey College of Home Science (Autonomous) , SNDT Women's University, Mumbai. She is the Indian representative of Asian Federation of Dietetic Association and a member of International Confederation of Dietetic Association. Dr Jagmeet Madan has given her contribution as a PhD guide and is one of the reviewers of European Journal of Clinical Nutrition. She has more than 50 publications in International and National Peer reviewed Journals and Books. She is a regular Columnist in Times of India, Mid-Day, Mumbai Mirror, DNA, Well-being, SHE, Femina . She is a Former Governing Council Member of All India Association of Advancing Research in Obesity and Advisor Board Member of Association of Food Scientist and Technologist (India) (AFST)(I) Mumbai Chapter .
Diabetes & Endocrinology
Dr. Sanjay Kalra, MBBS, MD, DM (AIIMS New Delhi), is an Endocrinologist Based at Bharti Hospital, Ka (AIIMS New Delhi), is an Endocrinologist Based at Bharti Hospital, Karnal, India. An avid researcher, writer, and busy clinician, he is the past president of the Endocrine Society of India (ESI), President of the Indian Professional Association for Transgender Health (IPATH), President of the South Asian Federation of Endocrine Societies (SAFES), and Executive Committee member as well as Chair, Education Working Group at the International Society of Endocrinology (ISE). He is the Section Editor of Endo Text, the PubMed-indexed textbook. He serves as Editor-in-chief Asian Journal of Diabetology while offering his editorial skills to various other publications. Along with these and other responsibilities, he works to spread endocrine and diabetes awareness across the world. In his spare time, he indulges in his favorite hobbies, the folk-dance Bhangra and the traditional Indian club bell, 'Mugdar.'