9. JDC Updates

World Diabetes Month JPEF CME Series

JPEF CME Series marking World Diabetes Month commenced on 11 November at Residency Tower. Dr.Arun Shankar, Centre Head, JDC Trivandrum and Dr.Kavitha Devin, Retina Clinic, Divya Prabha Eye Hospital chaired the sessions. The guest speaker was Dr.J.S Kumar why lectured on ‘New algorithm for the management of type 2 Diabetes in India’. Dr. Jothydev Kesavadev lectured on ‘New generation basal Insulin: Does the promise from clinical trials translate in to clinical practice’ and Dr. Ashwin David lectured on ‘Diabetes in pregnancy: Remembering WDD 2017 theme’.

More Pictures

World Diabetes Month Activities 2017

World Diabetes Month Free Camp

World diabetes month free camp was conducted by P.Kesavadev Trust for the neighborhood as a token of gratitude. Dr.Jothydev Kesavadev, Dr.Arun Shankar, Dr. Ashwin David, Geethu Sanal etc. took awareness classes. Free snacks and lunch followed. Consultation and free medications were also given to the patients who attended the camp. Shri.Jayapalan A gave welcome and Ms.Sunitha Jothydev delivered vote of thanks. Hari Prasad coordinated the camp.

More Pictures

Blue Monument Lighting

Trivandrum's artistic icon Matsyakanyaka, at Shankumugham Beach was lit in blue colour as part of the Diabetes public awareness campaign during this World Diabetes Day. This initiative was done jointly by P. Kesavadev Trust and Jothydev’s Diabetes Hospital & Research Centre. This year the World Diabetes Month theme is "Women & Diabetes". It strongly implies that your mother, sister, wife, daughter or grandmother with diabetes should never be neglected. As part of Diabetes Awareness Campaigns across the world during this World Diabetes Month, iconic monuments are lit up in blue representing the colour of diabetes. P. Kesavadev Trust & Jothydev's Hospital has selected "Matsyakanyaka" for monument lighting symbolising women's strength, commitment & love.

More Pictures

Live TV Program

Dr.Jothydev was the invited guest for Mathrubhumi TV live program. He spoke on how to battle diabetes and answered questions by the public.

More Pictures

Release of the Book ‘Premeham’

‘Diabetes’/ ‘Premeham’: a book by Dr.Jothydev Kesavadev and Mr.Santhosh Sisupal was be released by Ms. Mallika Sukumaran and Mr.M.G.Radhakrishnan at Press Club Trivandrum on 14 November 2017 in the presence of a selected audience. The book is first of its kind in Malayalam on evidence based science written in simple language, guiding the common man to happily live with diabetes.

More Pictures

Facebook Live

Diabetes related question and its answer from our Jothydev's Diabetes Centre Kochi Diabetes specialist Dr. Rohit Warrier.

More Pictures

Free Diabetes Camps With Mathrubhumi.

Free diabetes awareness, screening and detection camps where organized by P.Kesavadev Trust in association with Mathrubhumi daily as part of World Diabetes Day for the general public at various places in Trivandrum city on 14th Nov including Kanakakkunnu, Poojappura, Technopark, Attingal etc. where doctors, diabetes educators etc.look awareness classes.

More Pictures

Women Strength, JDC Kochi.

The women diabetes care team of Jothydev's Diabetes Centre, Kochi posed for a photo in connection with World Diabetes Month the theme of World Diabetes Day 2017 being Women and diabetes - our right to a healthy future. WDD women campaign promoted the importance of affordable and equitable access for all women at risk for or living with diabetes to the essential diabetes medicines and technologies, self-management education and information they require to achieve optimal diabetes outcomes and strengthen their capacity to prevent type 2 diabetes.

More Pictures

This newsletter is published for free distribution through the Internet for doctors, patients and public for promoting healthy lifestyles.
For enquiries info@jothydev.net.
Please visit: jothydev.net | research.jothydev.com | diabscreenkerala.net | jothydev.com/newsletter