Dr. Hemraj Chandalia, Director, DENMARC and Director, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Jaslok Hospital and Research Center, will discuss about prevention of type 2 diabetes in this video. Type 2 diabetes can be prevented by a lifestyle intervention by 58%. It can be as simple as a 5 km walk, lose weight if you are overweight, etc. He will further talk about the multicenter study which is ongoing regarding intervention for prevention of type 2 diabetes.
Prof. Hemraj. B. Chandalia is currently Director, DENMARC and Director, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Jaslok Hospital and Research Center. Prof. Hemraj B. Chandalia did a 1 year Fellowship, Endocrinology and Diabetes at the University of Alabama Medical Center in 1967 and thereafter taught as a faculty (Instructor, later Assistant Professor) at the same institution (1968-1970). Dr. H.B. Chandalia has been an Honorary Professor of Medicine and Diabetes for 30 years at the Grant Medical College, Mumbai and trained both under and post graduate students.