NUTRITIONAL STRATEGY IN DIABETES MANAGEMENT DURING COVID-19
Dr Jagmeet Madan is an eminent Nutritionist, National President , Indian Dietetic Association (2019-2021), Principal and Professor- Department of Food Nutrition and Dietetics at Sir Vithaldas Thackersy 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 .
Dr Sarita Bajaj MD, DM (Endocrinology AIIMS) and FRCP from each of London, Glasgow and Edinburgh, is currently Director-Professor and Head of Medicine, MLN Medical College, Allahabad, India. She has ben awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award of the UP Diabetes Association (UPDA). Her major contribution is towards studies on Diabetes, Obesity and Growth. Dr Bajaj has almost 200 publications in peer reviewed journals, monograms and books. She has been awarded numerous Orations and Fellowships. In her capacity as scientific chair, she has successfully organized well attended scientific programs on Diabetes, Endocrine and Metabolic disorders, diabetes exhibitions, camps and has been involved in several National Diabetes Projects. She is holding and has held many prestigious posts of National Societies across India. She is Editor in Chief, ESI Manual of Endocrinology 1st and 2nd edition and on the Editorial Committee of several peer reviewed journals. Dr Sarita Bajaj has been invited as faculty at both national & international forum. Honours have bestowed upon her in the scientific and public field for her enormous contribution to the medical fraternity and society in endocrine education and awareness.