National conference on “Hello diabetes” – Academia

26th & 27th July 2014 National level meet “Hello Diabetes – Academia” with the hands of Chief Guest Dr. Jitendra Singh, Hon. Minister of Science & Technology, India,under the chairmanship of Dr. Vedprakash Mishra,Hon. Chancellor ,Krishna Institute of Medical Science University , Karad while Dr. Shashank Joshi, Dr. Prabha Bhattacharya,Sr. Gynecologist and Dr. Kishor Taori,president of Maharashtra medical council  were the Guest of honor.

During the program Dr.Sunil Gupta convener and Director of Diabetes Care n’ Research Center (DCRC), Diabetes care foundation of India(DCFI) welcome the guests and  said this is the golden opportunity to impart primary prevention strategies for type 2 diabetes while treating Gestational Diabetes Mellitus (GDM): We take care of mother who is likely to become Diabetes Mellitus in later life & also the fetus who may develop diabetes in young adult life. Thus by early diagnosis & control we can take care of two generations (the mother & the child)

Dr Jitendra Singh, also a diabetologist by profession said that due to high prevalence, screening is essential for all Indian pregnant women. Maternal health and fetal outcome depends upon the care by the committed team of diabetologist, obstetricians and neonatologists, a diabetes educator, dietitian. Intensive monitoring, diet and insulin is the corner stone of GDM management.

Dr. Vedprakash Mishra appreciated the efforts of Nagpur Team to organize such a excellent conference in which eminent faculties from different parts of India come & share their experience & knowledge in one platform.

Earlier In evening scientific session Faculties Dr.Shailaja Kale,Pune- spoke on Incresing the burden of GDM, Dr. Shashank Joshi,Mumbai-Pathophisiology of GDM,  Dr. Uday Thanawala,Mumbai-Dignosis of GDM,Dr. Samar Banerjee,Kolkata- Marriage & Diabetes & Dr Sunil Gupta highlighted on the use of oral Ant diabetic drugs in pregnancy.

The Program was conducted by Dr. Charu Baheti, Dr. Sarita Ugemughe & Ms. Kavita Gupta. Around 350 obstetrics & Physicians across the country was be presented in the conference.