• Apollo Sugar International
    Diabetes Update 2016

    6-8th May,2016 | Novotel Airport, Hyderabad India

    Theme: Translating Evidence based Medicine into Clinical Care

    It is our privilege to invite you all to join us at the first International Apollo Sugar International Diabetes Update 2016

    The theme of the conference is “Translating evidence based medicine to clinical care”.

    This Conference will provide a forum for exchange of ideas and authoritative views by leading scientists as well as
    business leaders and investors in this exciting field.

    Outstanding keynote speakers and well known leading scientists and experts from around the globe will be expected to share their knowledge.

    IDU 2016

Committee Members

Chief Patrons

Chief Advisors

Advisory Board

Dr. Dwarakanath C.S.
Dr. R.N. Mehrotra
Dr. Sanjiv Shah
Dr. S. Venkataraman
Dr. Tirthankar Chaudhury

Scientific Secretary

Dr. Ravi Shankar E.

Scientific Committee

Dr. Anish Behl
Dr Ch Vasanth Kumar
Dr. Jayashree Gopal
Dr. J.J. Mukherjee
Dr. Kalpana Dash
Dr. Raja Selvarajan
Dr. Sambit Das
Dr. S.G. Moazam
Dr. Usha Ayyagari

Scientific Coordinator

Dr. J. Jayaprakash Sai

Scientific Convenor

Dr. Vamsi Krishna Kolukula

Event Coordinator

Dr. Sharat Chandran

Executive Committee

Dr. Aftab Ahmed
Dr. Arshad Punjani
Dr. Ashwini Kumar
Dr. Balaji Jaganmohan
Dr. Bhavik Saglani
Dr. D.K. Sriram
Dr. G. Vignesh
Dr. G. Saraswathy Punjani
Dr. Hrishikesh T. Joshi
Dr. Isthiaq Ahmed Khan
Dr. J.S. Kumar
Dr. K. Naveen Kumar
Dr. Kriti Sootha
Dr. Madhumalini Sharma
Dr. Menaka Ram Prasad
Dr. Mihir Raut
Dr. Mustufa A.Rangwala
Dr. N. Aruna Bhat
Dr. N.K. Narayanan
Dr. N. Rajendiran
Dr. Narendra B.S.
Dr. Nilima Mane
Dr. P. Viswanathan
Dr. Pitambar Pustry
Dr. Pratik Ranjan Sen
Dr. R. Madhavan
Dr. R. Shivaamohan
Dr. Radhika Vijayaraghavan
Dr. Rajesh Kesavan
Dr. Richa Chaturvedi
Dr. RM. Mani Kandan
Dr. S. Ram Kumar
Dr. S. Srinivas
Dr. Sanjay varma
Dr. Sanjay paul
Dr. Shiva Prasad
Dr. Sonia Maadan
Dr. Sreedevi Patnala
Dr. Sreedevi Paladugu
Dr. Sudhir Chhabra
Dr. Sukhvinder Singh
Dr. Sunil Kumar.Ch
Dr. Surya pavan Reddy
Dr. Swapna Reddy
Dr. T.S. Boochandran
Dr. T.R. Hemkumar
Dr. T.A. Prabhu
Dr. Tanvi Chopda
Dr. Vijay Shrivas
Dr. Vikrant Tari
Dr. Vinay Kumar

Program Schedule

Friday, 6th May 2016

Day 1 (6th) Common
14:30 - 15:40 An Update!
  • Diabetic Dyslipidemia and Asian Indian Phenotype – Role of dual PPAR agonists:- Dr. Banshi Saboo
  • SGLT2s, Ketosis, UTI :- Dr. Manjunath Anakal
  • Modern Sulphonylurea therapy 2016- Dr. Sarita Bajaj
15:40 - 16:50 Diabetes Apps
  • Health Care Apps For Diabetes – Game Changers Or Another Hype - Dr Sanjiv Shah
  • Role Of Technology And Innovation In Health Care: Sugar App
    Panelists: Dr Jonathan Levy, Dr Sanjiv Shah, Mr Burke Wise, Mr Sandeep Balakrishnan, Dr Usha Ayyagari
16:50 - 17:00 TEA BREAK
17:00 - 17:45 Diabetes, Pregnancy And GDM
  • Pre-Pregnancy Planning in the context of DiabetesDr. Richa Chaturvedi
  • Screening & Diagnosis Of GDM In The Indian Context- Dr. PV Rao
17:45 - 19:00 Diabetes And Liver
  • An Overview On Diabetes, Obesity And Nash - Dr. Arpandev bhattacharya
  • Screening And Treatment Of Fatty Liver In A Diabetic- Dr. K M Prasanna Kumar
  • Inflammation Diabetes and the Liver- Dr Krishna G Seshadri
20:00 - 21:00 Dinner Symposium Hall A

20:00 – 20:30 Pit falls and safety aspects of Incretin therapy
– Dr JJ Mukherjee
20:30 – 21:00 Expert guide to the universe of choice in type 2 Diabetes– Dr Jayanthy Ramesh
Dinner Symposium Hall B

20:15 – 20:45 Impact of Affordable Gliptin on patient centric approach in T2DM : Dr S. Venkataraman
20:45 – 21:15 Era of Once weekly GLP-1 : Dr JJ Mukherjee

Saturday, 7th May 2016

Day 2 (May 7th) Hall A Hall B
5:30 - 6:30 Walkathon
7:30 - 8:00 Breakfast
8:00 - 09:00
Early Session:
(By Prior Registration)
Workshop on Diabetic Foot
  • Basic assessment of Diabetic foot (Dr Arun Bal, Dr. Balbir Singh, Dr. Pinjala Ramakrishna, Dr NG Sastry, Dr S Srinivas, Dr. Rajesh Kesavan)
  • Offloading
  • Wound care basics
9:00- 9:15 Inaugural And Welcome Address
09:15 - 09:45 Plenary Session:
Diabetes & India- A Multi-Faceted Disease In A Diversified Nation: Challenges And Solutions
09:45 - 10:15 Dr Prathap C Reddy Gold Medal for Diabetes Excellence 2016
10:15 - 10:30 NCDs in India – Diabetes and Current Action Plan of MOHFW to tackle - Dr. Damodar Bachani : DC(NCD) , Ministry of Health & Family Welfare.
10:30 – 10:45 TEA BREAK
10:45- 11:45 Diabetes And CVD
  • Diabetes and the Heart: An Overview- Dr VS Ramchandra
  • Statins for Diabetics: What, When, How Much and How Long? Dr. Sambit Das
Diabetes : Back To Basics
  • Methi, Karela Juice And Medications From Babas And Their Role In Diabetes Treatment: Myths Or Facts - Dr. Muthukumaran Jayapaul
  • Exercise and Diabetes: What Type, How Much?- Dr J S Kumar
11:45 - 12:45 Diabetes And Nerves
  • Tests To Identify Diabetic Autonomic Neuropathy
    - Dr. Jayashree Gopal
  • Management Of Diabetic Gastro Paresis - Dr KS Soma Sekhar Rao
Diabetes And Therapeutics
  • Multi-target therapy for patients with New Onset Type 2 DM- The Pathophysiological Approach - Dr JJ Mukherjee
  • Safe and Smart Management of T2DM - Dr Samar Banerjee
13:00 – 13:30
Common Hall
  • Premix Insulins Are Preferable Choices To Tackle Post Prandial Hyperglycaemia Than Basal Bolus Regimen In The Indian Context
    - Dr. Neeta Deshpande & Dr. Muthukumaran Jayapaul
13:30 – 14:30 LUNCH
14:30- 15:30
Common Hall
Translating Evidence Into Clinical Practice
  • A Journey From UKPDS to EMPA REG- Dr. Jonathan Levy, UK
  • Diabetes in the Subcontinent - Past, Present and future- Dr. Prasad Katulanda, Sri Lanka
15:30 – 16:40 “Treating To Target”, What Do Guidelines Say About Numbers?
  • Glucose - Dr. SK Wangnoo
  • Hypertension - Dr VK Bhargava
  • Lipids - Dr. RK Sahay
Diabetes And The Eye
  • Screening For Diabetic Eye Disease In A Diabetic Clinic - Dr. GVS Murthy
  • Diabetic Retinopathy- Case Studies - Dr Mallika Goyal
  • Non-Retinopathy Diabetic Eye Disease- Dr Ajay Chakravarthy
16:40 – 17:00 TEA BREAK
17:00 – 18:00 Diabetes and Pancreas
  • Differentiating Type1, Type 2 Diabetes and MODY in an Overweight Teenager- Tips And Tricks - Dr Sridevi Paladugu
  • Pancreas Transplant: In Whom and When? Current Indian Scenario - Dr Manish Verma
Diabetes And Skin
  • Diabetes and Fungal Infections - Dr Kalpana Dash
  • Lipohypertrophy and Lipodystrophy - Dr Lakshmi Lavanya
18:00 – 19:00 Diabetes, Kidney and Brain
  • Strategies To Save The Kidney In A Diabetic - Dr Sanjay Maitra
  • Management Of Hyperglycemia In Acute Stroke Disease
    - Dr Sudhir Kumar
Diabetes , Obesity And The Times We Are Living In:
  • Role Of Life Style , Stress, Sleep Deprivation And Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals In Promoting Obesity And Diabetes - Dr. Brij Mohan Makkar
  • Globalization And Its Impact On Obesity And Diabetes In India - Dr. Jayanta Kumar Panda
19:00 – 19:30 Meet the experts session
Moderated by Dr Ravi Shankar and Dr Usha Ayyagari:
Panelists:Dr SK Wangnoo, Dr D Shantharam, Dr Brij M Makkar, Dr Jonathan Levy, Dr JJ Mukherjee, Dr Jayashree Gopal
20:00 - 20:45 Dinner Symposium
Basal Insulin Therapy in T2 Diabetes: For Initiation & Beyond....!! - Dr. Anant Nigam
20:45 - 21:15 Apollo Sugar Excellence Awards Night followed by Dinner

Sunday, 8th May 2016

Day 3 (8th) Hall A Hall B
08:00 - 08:30 Guest Lecture : Dr Sunil Kapoor
Antiplatelet Agents: Optimal Use For Prevention Of CVD
08:30 - 09:40 Diabetes And Endocrinopathy
  • Identifying Endocrinopathies Causing Hyperglycemia
    - Dr Anish Behl
  • Osteoporosis, Diabetes And Medication Used In Diabetes
    - Dr RN Mehrotra
  • Thyroid Dysfunction And Diabetes- Dr Pramila Kalra
Diabetes And Lungs
  • TB And Diabetes: Is The Risk Real And How To Mitigate It?
    - Dr Sai Praveen Haranath
  • Diabetes, Obesity And Sleep Apnea- The Unholy Nexus - Dr. GR.Sridhar
  • Smoking And Diabetes: What One Needs To Know- Dr Navneet Agrawal
09:40 - 10:50 Diabetes: One Should know
  • Optimizing care in Diabetics for Ramadan
    - Dr. S G Moazam
  • Pesticides and chemicals in T2DM and Obesity as Endocrine Disruptors- Dr Arvind Gupta
Real Life Challenges & Hypoglycemia in Diabetes
  • Evaluation Of Patient Presenting With Hba1c Non-Concordant With Glucose Readings - Dr Sanjiv Shah
  • Hypoglycemia and CV Risk Dr. Narayanan NK
  • Tackling “ Relative Hypoglycemia”- A Practical Approach - Dr Suresh Damodharan
10:50 - 11:00 TEA BREAK
11:00 - 11:30 Guest Lecture :
Dietary Fat And Nutritional Interventions For Type 2 Diabetes: New Insights For The Healthcare Professional-Dr. Sankar Devarajan
11:30 - 11:50 Guest Lecture : Made in India for the World
Biosilmilar Insulins in practice-Dr G Vijay Kumar
11:50 - 12:10 Guest Lecture :
Vildagliptin – New Insights -Faculty Talk
12:10 - 12:55 Type 1 Diabetes
  • Why all Type 1 Diabetics ought to be on BBT regimen? - Dr. Abhishek Kulkarni
  • Educating the Child, Parent, & School/KIDS - Dr Archana Sarda
12:55 - 13:40 Diabetes & Sexual Health
  • Sexual Dysfunction in Diabetes: Old And New - Dr Deepak Jumani
  • Female Sexual Dysfunction And Management- Dr. Sharmila Majumdar
13:40 - 13:45 VOTE OF THANKS & WRAP UP
13:45 Onwards LUNCH

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Name change for a confirmed registration will be subject to an administrative fee of 500 INR per participant.


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Conference Secretariat

Dr K Vamsi Krishna Drvamsi.kolukula@apollosugar.com +91-9515132411
Dr J Jayaprakashsai drjpsaigoud@yahoo.com +91-9247422981
Corporate Office:
Apollo Sugar, 8th floor, AIMSR Building, Apollo Health City, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad-500096, Telangana, India.


International faculty

Dr. Jonathan Levy - Holy Cross Hospital and Holy Cross HealthPlex, UK
Dr. Wasim Hanif - Birmingham Endocrine Clinic, UK
Dr. Prasad Katulanda - Srilanka
Dr. Balbir Singh - Ontario, Canada
Dr. Sankar Devarajan - Fukuoka University Chikushi Hospital, Japan

National faculty

Dr. Abhishek Kulkarni - Mumbai
Dr. Anil Bhansali - Chandigarh
Dr. A Muruganathan - Tirupur
Dr. Alok Sachan - Tirupati
Dr. Anant Nigam - Jaipur
Dr. Anjali Chhabria - Mumbai
Dr. Archana Sarda - Aurangabad
Dr. Arpandev Bhattacharya - Bangalore
Dr. Arul bal - Mumbai
Dr. Arun Menon - Kochi
Dr. Arun Shankar - Trivandrum
Dr. Arvind Gupta - Jaipur
Dr. Banshi Saboo - Ahmedabad
Dr. Brij Mohan Makkar - Delhi
Dr. Damodar Bachani - Delhi
Dr. Deepak Jumani - Mumbai
Dr. G Vijay Kumar - Chennai
Dr. GR Sridhar - Visakhapatnam
Dr. H.Vinaya kumar - Khammam
Dr. I Anil Kumar Reddy - Nellore
Dr. Jayanta Kumar Panda - Cuttack.
Dr. K M Prasanna kumar - Bangalore
Dr. Kandula Sai - Rajahmundry
Dr. Krishna Prasanthi - Tirupati
Dr. Krishna Seshadri - Chennai
Dr. Madhav Pavuluri - Nellore
Dr. Manish Agarwal - Ahmedabad
Dr. Manjunath - Gulbarga
Dr. Neeta Deshpande - Belgaum
Dr. Prameela Kalra - Bangalore
Dr. Rajeev Chawla - Delhi
Dr. Ram kumar - Guntur
Dr. S Muthukumar - Chennai
Dr. SV Kulkarni - Mumbai
Dr. SV Madhu - Delhi
Dr. Saini Venkateswarlu - Warangal
Dr. Samar Banerjee - Kolkata
Dr. Sarita Bajaj - Allahabad
Dr. Satyanaranyana Reddy - Warangal
Dr. Sepuri Krishna Mohan - Kurnool
Dr. Srikanth M - Vijayawada
Dr. SS Murthy - Nellore
Dr. Sunil Gupta - Nagpur
Dr. Sunil M Jain - Indore
Dr. Suresh Damodharan - Coimbatore
Dr. Usha Sriram - Chennai
Dr. V Kumaravel - Chennai
Dr. Vinay kumar Dhandhania- Ranchi
Dr. Venkataratnam - Kakinada
Dr. Y Sadasiva Rao - Vijayawada

Hyderabad faculty

Dr.Ajay Chakravarthy
Dr.DVLN Sharma
Dr.G.Satish Kumar
Dr.Jayanthy Ramesh
Dr.Jayesh Shah
Dr.Lily Rodrigues
Dr.Manisha Sahay
Dr.Nanda Kishore.D
Dr.Naval Candra
Dr.P.Shiva Shankar
Dr.Pinjala Ramakrishna
Dr.Raghu Ramulu
Dr. Sandeep Reddy
Dr.Sanjay Maitra
Dr.Seetharam B
Dr.Sree Mukesh
Dr.Sree Nagesh
Dr.Sudhir Kumar
Dr.Subhash Babu
Dr.Usha Bala
Dr.Vinaya Sekhar


Airport Novotel Hyderabad

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