Cure Panel Talk Show on Diabetes

The India Chapter with Dr. V. Mohan

The Cure Panel Talk Show on 11 July, 2013 @ 12 noon IST

The Cure Panel Talk Show is excited launch its India Chapter with a discussion on DIABETES with none other than PadmaShri Dr. V. Mohan.

Dr Viswanathan Mohan is an internationally renowned Indian diabetologist. He is the Chairman and Chief of Diabetology at Dr. Mohan’s Diabetes Specialities Centre, a WHO Collaborating Centre for Noncommunicable Diseases Prevention and Control and an IDF Center of Education. Dr. Mohan is also President and Director of Madras Diabetes Research Foundation. He worked at the Royal Post Graduate Medical School, London as a Wellcome Research Fellow and as the Alexander Von Humboldt Fellow at the University Of Ulm, West Germany. He has over 700 publications in peer-reviewed journals like Lancet, British Medical Journal, Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism, Diabetic Medicine, Diabetes Research, and Clinical Practice. Dr. Mohan was awarded the Padma Shri (Fourth highest civilian award in the Republic of India) this year. To know more about Dr. Mohan’s Diabetes Specialities Centre, visit,

Only 50 slots available! HURRY! Register NOW!! to participate in the show and ask the panel a diabetes question live on-air!!

You can also post your diabetes question on twitter using #curepanel.


HOST: Priya Menon, Scientific Media Editor, CureTalk

Priya is Scientific Media Editor at Curetalk. She writes about research in frontline medicine, health, and healthcare. She directs and conducts the Cure Panel Talk Show from India with help of the Curetalk team. She holds a masters in Microbiology and her experience includes research in molecular biology and genetics.

Cure Panelists


Smriti specializes in the Dietary Prevention and Management of Non Communicable Diseases. Her work has been presented at various conferences and published in peer reviewed journals. Smriti is currently Nutritionist and Dietician with, a site which ranks food from all over the world.


Rekha is a Certified Diabetes Educator,Pharmacist, Certified Nutritionist, and Health Educator. She is currently the Diabetic Counselor at R G Diabetics Clinic, Heritage Hospital, and Samvedana Hospital in Varanasi.


Kamna Desai is a clinical dietician, sports nutritionist, and diabetes educator in Mumbai with 12 years of experience in her field. She holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Dietetics and Hospital Food Service. She has worked with MNCs as Corporate Dietician and Diabetes Educator. She has founded a forum for dieticians in Mumbai known as Nutrition Quest which is a Continuous Nutrition Education program. She writes extensively on food and nutrition for various publications. She can be reached at


Dr. Hardik Chandarana is a Podiatrist and Head of Clinical Research department at Diabetes Care & Hormone Clinic at Ahmedabad since last 5 years. He is been actively involved in training program for Diabetes Educators & Healthcare Professionals. He has also presented paper in many national & international conferences on Diabetes Foot & Education. He is also an invited faculty member for Diabetic Foot Society meeting in India since last 3 consecutive years. He has also given talks during annual conference of RSSDI at Chennai in October, 2012 on basics of Diabetes Foot. He was also a part of Diabetes Educator’s workshop during the World Congress of DASG at Mumbai in April, 2012. He is also a part of many global and national clinical trials as Clinical Research Associate and Co-Investigator. He can be reached at /

Cure Panel Talk Show on Diabetes @ 12 noon

Thursday, July 11th 2013 at 12pm

This is an online event.

Dr. V. Mohan will discuss Diabetes Prevention with the panel.

Callers may also be given the opportunity to ask the panel questions on diabetes live on the show.

You can also post your diabetes question on the live twitter feed using #curepanel.

Only 50 slots available. Hurry and Register! (or)


The Cure Panel Talk Show Format

  • 12.00 noon - Conference call starts.
  • 12.00 pm - Moderator welcomes and introduces expert and panelists.
  • 12.03 pm - Experts speak on the topic.
  • 12.15 pm - Panelists begin discussion.
  • 12.45 pm - Discussion is opened up for listeners.
  • 12:59 pm - Moderator thanks expert,panelists, and participants.
  • 1.00 pm - Call comes to an end.

About Cure Panel Talk Show

Cure Panel is organized by CureTalk, a blog dedicated to discussing the future of medicine and the latest treatments under development. Cure Panel Talk Show is a series of monthly conference calls that will feature leading medical experts in conversation with patients/bloggers/researchers/health consumers. The panel will discuss latest cures under development of a given condition like Myeloma, Prostate Cancer.

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