OUR GLOBAL LEADERS

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.
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.
NIRMAL KUMAR GANGULY (Padma Bhushan awardee)
Emeritus Professor of Biotechnology, Government of India. Past-Director General, Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR). Past-Director, Post Graduate Institute (PGI). He has over 750 publications in international peer reviewed journals.
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.
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.
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.
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.
ABRAHAM OOMMAN
MBBS, MD, DM (Cardiology), DNS (Cardiology), MNAMS practising cardiologist at Apollo hospitals, Chennai
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.
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.
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.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)
SANJAY KALRA
Principal Investigator, DAWN 2; Executive Editor, Indian Journal of Endocrinology & Metabolism. He has over 100 publications in peer reviewed journals and is the Principal Investigator of ESSENS-Hyperglycemia, one of the world’s largest randomized clinical trials on efficacy and safety of nutritional supplements
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.
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.
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.
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