Dr. Prof. H. B. Chandalia

Director in Jaslok Hospital, Mumbai and Senior Consultant in Breach Candy Hospital Trust, Mumbai

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.

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  • How should we prevent type 2 Diabetes?

    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.