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Symposiums, Conferences & Visits 2018-05-09T07:54:04+00:00

Ahuja Bajaj Symposium-III on “Current Concepts in Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolic Diseases” held on Saturday, 24th March 2018, organised by National Diabetes, Obesity and Cholesterol Foundation (N-DOC) and Fortis C-DOC Hospital, New Delhi. The symposium was held at Hotel Taj, Diplomatic Enclave, New Delhi.

It provided a platform for the medical community to share the latest scientific knowledge and advancements in the field of diabetes, obesity and metabolic diseases. This symposia was highly successful and brought together a large number of experts from this field. Dr Anil Kapur chairman World Diabetes Foundation received Award lecture for excellence in Leadership in Diabetes and Dr. Vijay Viswanathan Head and Chief Diabetologist, MV Hospital for Diabetes, Chennai, received Award lecture in Excellence in Research in Diabetes.

2016-2017

1. Organized first national conference with Indian Society  of Clinical Nutrition titled “Nutrition in Clinical Practice – An Unerring Perspective” on 14th – 16th October 2016. 1. Organized first national conference with Indian Society  of Clinical Nutrition titled “Nutrition in Clinical Practice – An Unerring Perspective” on 14th – 16th October 2016.

2. Symposium on “Obesity and Diabetes in India: Public health Challenges”. This event was held in Eros Hotel, Nehru Place New Delhi, November 12, 2016. Eminent doctors from the field of Diabetes, cardiothoracic and Nutrition presented their studies. It was attended by about 200 participants mostly doctors and research scientist form different hospitals.

3. Ahuja Bajaj Symposium-I on Current Concepts in Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolic Diseases” held on Saturday, 18th March 2017, being organized by National Diabetes, Obesity and Cholesterol Foundation (NDOC) and Fortis C-DOC Hospital, New Delhi. The symposium is dedicated to two distinguished personalities in the field of diabetes and endocrinology, namely Padam Shree Late Prof MMS Ahuja and Padam Bhushan Prof J S Bajaj. Both these luminaries contributed greatly to the field of diabetes and laid the foundation for research and practice in this field in India.

4. Ahuja Bajaj Symposium-II on “Recent Concepts in Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolic Diseases” on Sunday, 10th September 2017, National Diabetes, Obesity and Cholesterol Foundation (NDOC) and Fortis C-DOC Hospital, New Delhi. This symposium is a continuation of our commitment to enhance the scientific knowledge in the field of diabetes and metabolic diseases.4. Ahuja Bajaj Symposium-II on “Recent Concepts in Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolic Diseases” on Sunday, 10th September 2017, National Diabetes, Obesity and Cholesterol Foundation (NDOC) and Fortis C-DOC Hospital, New Delhi. This symposium is a continuation of our commitment to enhance the scientific knowledge in the field of diabetes and metabolic diseases.

Press Conferences

Press conference on Almond research study findings titled “Effect of Almond Supplementation on Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Type-2 Diabetes” on 8th.Feb 2017 at Hotel Claridges, New Delhi.

Press conference on Cinnamon research study findings titled “Effects of Oral Cinnamon intervention on metabolic profile and body composition of Asian Indians with metabolic syndrome: a randomized double blind control trial” on 23.June.2017 at Fortis CDOC Hospital for Diabetes and Allied Sciences, New Delhi.

Visit by International Dignitaries

Dr. Ranil Jayawardena, Senior Lecturer, Department of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka with N-DOC staff delivered a lecture on “dietary management of obesity”. March 2016 at Fortis CDOC