OUR GLOBAL LEADERS

Heart Health

MICHAEL DAVIDSON
Chair, National Lipid Association’s (NLA) Cholesterol Guidelines of 2014; President, Chicago Research Center; Professor of Medicine & Chief of Preventive Cardiology & University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine.
NARESH TREHAN (Padma Bhushan awardee)
Chairman & Chief Cardiothoracic Surgeon, Medanta-The MediCity. Founder of Escorts Heart Institute and Research Centre where he was the Executive Director. Escorts was conceptualized, created and managed by Dr. Trehan from November 1987 to May 2007.
K K Talwar (Padma Bhushan & DR. B C ROY NATIONAL AWARD WINNER)
Chairman - Cardiology, Max Healthcare, Max Super Speciality Hospital, Saket.Clinical experiance of more than 39 years
IMMANENI SATHYAMURTY (Padma Shri awardee)
Chairman of Cardiology, Apollo Hospital, Chennai. A pioneer of interventional cardiology in India. 218 publications in peer-reviewed journals and text books.
RAVI KASLIWAL
Chairman of Clinical & Preventive Cardiology, Medanta-The Medicity. Recipient of the Dr. B. C. Roy National Award. He has over 200 publications and is the Principal Investigator of ESSENS-Dyslipidemia, one of the world’s largest randomized clinical trials on efficacy and safety of nutritional supplements.
A.L. DUTTA
Past-President, Cardiology Society of India. Professor of Cardiology at Vivekananda Institute of Medical Sciences, Kolkata. He has published more than 100 research papers. Dr. Dutta is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology (FACC)
KAJAL GANGULY
Professor & Head of Department of Cardiology at NRS Medical College , Kolkata.He is a Kolkata based Interventional Cardiologist, in Practise for the last 27 years, since 1986.
SANJAY MITTAL
MD (Medicine), DM (Cardiology). Experianced cardiologist specializing in treatment of heart failure.He is Currently Director od Cardiology & Clinical Research at Medanta - The Medcity.

Pre-Diabetes & Pancreas Health

JEFFREY MECHANICK
President, American College of Endocrinology (ACE);
Past-President, American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE);
Chair of Transcultural Diabetes Nutrition Algorithm – a center of excellence program in Mount Sinai Hospital, New York.
Ambrish Mithal (Padma Bhushan awardee)
CHAIRMAN, HOD ,Division of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Medanta - The Medicity, Gurgaon,Haryana, India. DM - All India Institute of Medical Sciences.
V. MOHAN (Padma Shri awardee)
Published 1007 publications including 644 original articles in peer reviewed journals with over 34,632 citations. Conferred Fellowships from all the four Royal College of Physicians of UK and all the three Science Academies of India.
SHASHANK JOSHI (Padma Shri awardee)
President of the Indian Academy of Diabetes and the Association of Physicians of India. Past President, Research Society of Study of Diabetes in India. He has over 600 publications in peer-reviewed journals. He is also the Editor Emeritus of the Journal of the Association of Physicians of India.
ANOOP MISRA (Padma Shri awardee)
Chairman of the Fortis-CDOC Center of Excellence for Diabetes, Metabolic Diseases, and Endocrinology. Faculty at the Department of Endocrinology and Human Nutrition at the Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, Texas, USA, and is a former professor of internal medicine at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi.
K M PRASANNA KUMAR
MBBS, MD(GENERAL MEDICINE), DM(ENDOCRINOLOGY), President , Endocrine Society of India.President, Research Society for the Study of Diabetes in India (RSSDI).Vice President, Diabetes India.
A.G. Unnikrishnan
CEO and Chief Endocrinologist in Chellaram Diabetes Institute, Pune Dr. A G. Formerly the Professor of Endocrinology at Amrita Institute, he has published the largest multicenter study of subjects with pancreatitis and pancreatic diabetes, in addition to his more than 90 indexed publications.
USHA SRIRAM
Chief Endocrinologist, ACEER Clinic, Chennai-India. Over 35 years of experience in the USA and India. Founder of Women2Women Initiative for Diabetes in Women. Co-Author of Indian Lipid Guidelines.

Pregnancy Nutrition

Prof. Hans Bisgaard
Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Copenhagen Founder and Head of the Copenhagen Prospective Studies on Asthma in Childhood, COPSAC (copsac.com)
Kalus Bonnelykke
Klaus Bønnelykke received his medical degree from the University of Copenhagen in 2002 and finished his PhD entitled “Intrauterine and genetic factors in early childhood sensitization” at COPSAC in 2010.
Prof. Suneeta Mittal
Director and Head – Dept. of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Fortis Memorial Research Institute, Past HOD of All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi
Prof. Meenu Singh
Professor of Pediatrics – PGI, Chandigarh Chief, ICMR Center of Excellence for Pediatric Respiratory Diseases
Prof. Pratibha Singhi
Director Pediatric Neurology and Neurodevelopment, Medanta, The Medicity, Gurgaon, Haryana, India Former Head, and Chief Pediatric Neurology andNeurodevelopment, PGIMER, Chandigarh
Dr Nandita Palshetkar
Medical director and IVF & Infertility specialist in India. Dr Nandita Palshetkar is the president of Federation of Obstetric and Gynaecological Societies of India (FOGSI) elected in 2019. She is also the 1st vice president of FOGSI.
DR. NILO FOLSGAARD
Nilo received her medical degree from the University of Copenhagen in 2003 and finished her PhD entitled “Hereditary and Microbiological Factors Influencing the Airway Immunological Profile of Neonates” at COPSAC in 2012.
Dr. Chetna Jain
Director & Head of the Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Miracles Mediclinic and Apollo Cradle Hospital, Gurgaon
The PreDisease Forum will continuously evaluate and discuss the role of evidence-based therapeutic nutritional supplements as first-line pre-emption in PreDisease states and as alternatives to pharmacology, when patients are reticent to prescription