This webcast on Dil Ki Baatein focuses on IMA, its reputation, achievements and how the medical issues and facility can be improved further in the society. Dr. K K Aggarwal speaks about the various issues that needs to be given priority and respective actions to be taken for its implementation. He also focuses on the fact that people should be aware of the worth of a doctor, how IMA acts as a bridge between public and doctors and how mistrust should be removed between the professionals and the society.
President Heart Care Foundation of India and Group Editor in Chief MEDtalks
Recipient of Padma Shri, Vishwa Hindi Samman, National Science Communication Award and Dr B C Roy National Award, National President, Indian Medical Association, Gold Medallist; Limca Book of Record Holder; President, Heart Care Foundation of India. A physician, cardiologist, spiritual writer and motivational speaker, Dr KK Aggarwal is the National President of the Indian Medical Association. He is also the founding Trustee and President of Heart Care Foundation of India. He is also the Editor in Chief of the IJCP Group of Communications and eMedinewS. Dr KK Aggarwal has received four National Awards namely the Padma Shri, Vishwa Hindi Samman, National Science Communication Award and Dr BC Roy National Award. He is also a Limca Book of World Record holder for the maximum number of people trained in the lifesaving technique of hands only CPR in one go. He has been a Gold Medalist from Nagpur University. Presently he is also a Senior Physician, Cardiologist and Dean Board of Medical Education, Moolchand Medcity. An advocator of preventive and universal healthcare, Dr KK Aggarwal has pioneered leading health initiatives in the country such as starting clot-dissolving therapy for acute heart attacks in 1984 and bringing the technique of Colour Doppler Echocardiography to North India in 1988. He has also been instrumental in conceptualizing and organizing unique consumer driven health awareness platforms such as The Perfect Health Mela and the Run for your Heart. Dr KK Aggarwal is also a medical and Vedic writer and has contributed articles to several books including the International Textbook on Echocardiography and Journals. He has also produced and co-directed TV programs for channels such as DD News, DD Bharti, DD India, Lok Sabha TV and Zee News.