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 (2019-2021), 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. Sanjay Kalra is a DM (AIIMS) President-elect, SAFES Bharti Hospital, Karnal, India. MBBS, MD (Medicine), DM (Endocrinology), Practicing since 2000 Proprietor of Bharti Research Institute of Diabets & Endocrinology (BRIDE), Karnal, Haryana. MBBS graduate from Punjab University (Chandigarh) with additional MD (Medicine) and DM (Endocrinology) qualifications from MDU (Rohtak) and AIIMS (New Delhi) respectively. Post-Graduate Diploma in Rural Development (PGDRD). An Executive Editor of the Indian Journal of Endocrinology & Metabolism and Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Clinical Cases & Investigations. Vice President of South Asian Federation of Endocrine Societies, since 2013. An international lecturer and author of numerous published peer-reviewed research papers and an active peer reviewer. His outstanding research background has earned him several national clinical awards.