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Dr. V. Mohan, M.D., FRCP (London, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Ireland), Ph.D., D.Sc., D.Sc (Hon. Causa), FNASc, FASc, FNA, FACP, FACE, FTWAS, MACP

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Dr.V.Mohan Biography Video  
Personal Information  
Name Dr. V. MOHAN
Sex Male
Date of Birth 10th April,1954
Personal Details Married to Late Dr. Rema Mohan (who is an Ophthalmologist)
1 Daughter, Dr. Anjana Mohan Son-in-law, Dr. Ranjit Unnikrishnan (Both Diabetologist) Grandson, Pranav Ranjit 
Nationality Indian
Chairman & Chief Diabetologist Dr. Mohan's Diabetes Specialities Centre
WHO Collaborating Centre for Noncommunicable Diseases & IDF Centre of Education
Director & Chief of Diabetes Research Madras Diabetes Research Foundation
ICMR Advanced Centre for Genomics of Diabetes
Permanent Address

Dr. Mohan's Diabetes Specialities Centre & Madras Diabetes Research Foundation
No. 6B, Conran Smith Road, Gopalapuram,Chennai 600 086, India.
PHONE No:(91 -44) 43968888/28359048/ 28359050
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1976 M.B.B.S. (Madras Medical College, Madras)
1981 M.D.  (Madras Medical College, Madras)
1987 Ph.D. (University of Madras)
1997 D.Sc. (The Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University, Madras)
2005 FRCP (London)   
2006 FRCP (Glasgow)                                                                                                
2008 FRCP (Edinburgh)                                                                                       
2010 FRCP (Ireland)                                                                                            

D.Sc (Hon. Causa), The Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai                     


D.Sc (Hon. Causa), Sri Devaraj Urs Academy of Higher Education and Research, Kolar, Karnataka

2017 D.Sc (Hon. Causa),  Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia
1993 Fellow, Association of Bio Medical  Scientists (FABMS), New Delhi
1994 Fellow, International Medical Science Academy (FIMSA), New Delhi
1997 Fellow, Indian College of Physicians (FICP), Bombay
2001 Fellow, Madras Science Foundation (FMSF), Chennai
2002 Fellow, National Academy of Sciences (FNASc)

Fellow, Royal College of Physicians of UK, (FRCP) London


Fellow, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons (FRCP) Glasgow


Fellow, Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh (FRCP) Edinburgh

2010 Fellow, Royal College of Physicians of Ireland (FRCP) Ireland
2011 Fellow, Madras Medical College (FMMC) Chennai
2011 Fellow, Indian National Science Academy (FNA) New Delhi

Fellow, Indian Academy of Sciences, (FASc) Bangalore

2013 Fellow, American College of Endocrinology, (FACE) USA
2013 Fellow, American College of Physicians, (FACP) USA

Honorary Fellow, Royal Society of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene, UK

2013 Fellow, the World Academy of Sciences (FTWAS), Italy

Master in the American College of Physicians (MACP), Philadelphia, PA, USA

2020 Fellow, Royal Society of Edinburgh (FRSE), Edinburgh, UK
1969 School Obtained State Rank.
St. Mary's High School, Madras
1971  Pre-University First in the University in the Science Group
Loyola College,Madras
1971-1976 Under-graduate Medical Education Madras Medical College, Madras
  Prizes & Distinctions During
undergraduate studies
* Biochemistry prize
* Pharmacology prize
* Nutrition prize
* Therapeutics prize
* Special Distinctions in Pathology,   Bacteriology, Ophthalmology and
  Forensic Medicine
1979-1981 Post-graduate Education Madras Medical College
  Award During Postgraduate
Obtained Dr.R.V. Rajam Gold Medal for standing First in the Madras University in the M.D. Exam.
1976 - 1981 Research Assistant Diabetes Research Centre & M.V. Hospital for Diabetes, Chennai-13
1981 - 1984 Assistant Director Diabetes Research Centre & M.V. Hospital for Diabetes, Chennai-13 
1984 - 1985 Welcome Research Fellow Royal Postgraduate Medical Schools & Hammersmith Hospital, London,U.K.
1985 - 1986 Alexander Von Humboldt Fellow University of Ulm, West Germany
1986 - 1991 Director M.V.Hospital for Diabetes, Chennai–13
1986 - 1991 Deputy Director Diabetes Research Centre, Chennai- 13 
From 1991 Chairman & Chief Diabetologist Dr. Mohan’s Diabetes Specialities Centre, Chennai – 600 086, India
From 1997 Director & Chief of Diabetes Research

Madras Diabetes Research Foundation, Chennai- 600 086, India

From 2006 Adjunct Visiting Professor

Hubert Department of Global Health,
Rollins School of Public Health,Emory University, Atlanta, USA.

From 2007 Adjunct Associate Professor University of Ulm, West Germany
From 2010 Visiting Professor Department of Medical Research, SRM Medical College Hospital & Research Centre, Chennai, India
From 2013 Ph.D Supervisor

Sastra University, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu, India

From 2014 Honorary Professor Division of Metabolic & Vascular Health,
Warwick Medical School, University of Warwick, UK
From 2015 Adjunct Faculty Department of Biotechnology, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai
From 2019 Honorary Professor

Office of the Faculty of Health, Deakin University, Melbourne

Over 1312 publications. This includes 857 original research articles in peer reviewed journals like Nature Genetics, New England Journal of Medicine, Lancet, British Medical Journal, Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism, Diabetes, Diabetes Care, Diabetologia, Metabolism, Diabetic Medicine, Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, etc.  He also has over 1,31,000 citations with a h-index of 132. In addition, he has 293 review articles and invited editorials and 162 chapters in text-books on Diabetes and Internal Medicine published in India  and abroad. .
Chapters in text-books include International Text Book of Diabetes 1st & 2nd editions (Alberti KGMM, Zimmet P et al.  (Eds.) ; Pickup’s Text-book of  Diabetes 1st & 2nd editions (J.Pickup and G. Williams, eds) ;  Diabetes Annual 1,2 & 4 (Alberti KGMM and Krall,  L.P.  (eds);  Text book  of Chronic Pancreatitis (H. Sarles,  ed.) ; Pathogenesis  of  Pancreatitis (J. Braganza, ed.);  World  Book of  Diabetes in Practice (Alberti and Krall. Eds) ;  Drugs, Diet and  Disease (C.Ioannides, ed.) and Pancreas (Beger et al.(eds.); RSSDI Textbook of Diabetes Mellitus. 2nd edition.  (Tripathy BB, Chandalia HB, Das AK, Rao PV, Madhu SV, Mohan V Eds)and Type 2 Diabetes in South Asians : Epidemiology, Risk Factors and Prevention. (Mohan V, Gundu HR Rao Eds)
Mohan V, Gundu HR Rao. (Eds), Type 2 Diabetes in South Asians : Epidemiology, Risk Factors and Prevention. Under the Aegis of SASAT. Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers. 2007.
Tripathy BB, Chandalia HB, Das AK, Rao PV, Madhu SV, Mohan V (Eds). RSSDI Textbook of Diabetes Mellitus. 2nd edition. Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers. 2008.
Mohan V, Rema M, Unnikrishnan RI (Eds), Dr. Mohan’s Handbook of Diabetes Mellitus, Elsevier.
Mohan V, Rema M, Raghavan S. (Eds), Dr. Mohan’s Diet Manual for Diabetes, Elsevier.
Mohan V, Unnikrishnan RI & Anjana RM. (Eds), 5th Edition. Dr. Mohan’s Handbook of Diabetes Mellitus, Elsevier.
Mohan V, Unnikrishnan R (Eds),  World Clinics Diabetology: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus. Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers. 2014. 
Chandalia HB, Sridhar GR, Das AK, Madhu SV, Mohan V, Rao PV. (Eds), RSSDI Textbook of Diabetes Mellitus. Third Edition. Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers. 2014.
Mohan V,Unnikrishnan R.(Eds) Clinical Case Series in Diabetes (Volume I), Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers, 2015.
Mohan V,Unnikrishnan R.(Eds), World Clinics Diabetology: Complications of Diabetes. Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers. 2016 
Mohan V,Unnikrishnan R. (Eds) Clinical Case Series in Diabetes (Volume II), Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers, 2018.
Past Chairman, RSSDI Research Committee, Research Society for Study of Diabetes in India (RSSDI)
Past President, Research Society for Study of Diabetes in India (RSSDI)
Member, Sectional Committee of Health Sciences, Indian National Science Academy (INSA) (2015-2017)
Steering Committee Member, National Programme for Prevention and Control of Diabetes, Cardiovascular Diseases and Stroke, Govt. of India, New Delhi
Expert Committee Member, Gestational Diabetes Mellitus (GDM), Indian Council of Medical Research, New Delhi
Member, Advisory Board, SRM School of Public Health, Chennai
Member, Technical Resource Group (TRG) on Lifestyle Diseases in the area of Diabetes, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of India, New Delhi
Member, Task Group under NCD Working Group, Human Resources for NCD Response, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of India, New Delhi
Past President, Diabetes in Asia Study Group (DASG)
Member, National Technical Advisory Committee of the Govt. of India’s Integrated Disease Surveillance Project (IDSP), New Delhi.
Member, Advisory Committee of the ICMR (Non Communicable Disease Surveillance), New Delhi.
Member, International Diabetes Federation (IDF) Task Force on CVD.
Member, IDF – ADA Task Force on Insulin
Diabetes Report Core Group Member, World Health Organization (WHO), Geneva, Switzerland
Member, World Health Organization (WHO) Strategic Technical Meeting on  Diabetes Management,  Geneva, Switzerland
Former Member, Task Force on Chronic Disease Biology, Department of  Biotechnology (DBT), New Delhi.
WHO Temporary Adviser, Consultation on Diagnosis of Diabetes Mellitus and related disorders of glucose metabolism, Geneva.
Member, Editorial Board, Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism, USA
Member, Nalamana Tamizhagam Committee, Govt. Of Tamil Nadu, NCD Screening Programme
Associate Editor, International Journal of Diabetes in Developing Countries, India
Member, Editorial Board, Metabolism Clinical and Experimental, USA
Member, Editorial Board, Hormone and Metabolic Research, Germany
Member, Editorial Board, Indian Journal of Medical Research,  New Delhi
Member, Editorial Board, Cardiovascular Diabetology, London
Member, Editorial Board, World Journal of Diabetes, Beijing, China
Member, Editorial Board, Journal of Diabetes Science and Technology, USA.
Member, Editorial Board, Clinical Diabetes and Endocrinology, USA
International Associate Editor, Diabetes Technology and Therapeutics, USA
Associate Editor, Journal of Diabetes and its Complications, USA
Associate Editor, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism Case Reports, UK
Advisory Board Member, Acta Diabetologica, Italy
Member, Editorial Board, RSSDI Textbook of Medicine
Member of the Institute Body, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research Institute (JIPMER), Puducherry
Member of the Board of Trustees, Sri Sathya Sai Central Trust, Prasanthi Nilayam,  AndhraPradesh
New England Journal of Medicine (USA)
The Lancet (UK)
The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology (UK)
Nature Reviews Nephrology (UK)

Nature Reviews Endocrinology (UK)

Diabetes (USA)
Diabetes Care (USA)

Plos Medicine (USA)

British Medical Journal (UK)

Diabetologia (Germany)

Acta Diabetologica (USA)

Diabetic Medicine (U.K.)
Diabetes Research & Clinical Practice (Hongkong)
Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism, (USA)

Hormone & Metabolic Research (Germany)

International Journal of Obesity (USA)

International Journal of Epidemiology (UK)

Journal of BMC Public Health (UK)

Metabolism Clinical and Experimental (USA)

Diabetes Technology & Therapeutics (USA)

Journal of Diabetes and its Complications (USA)

Journal of Diabetes Science and Technology (USA)

Indian Journal of Medical Research (Delhi)

Journal of Postgraduate Medicine (Bombay)

Association of Physicians of India (India)
Ph.D. Examiner For Universities  
University of Oslo, Norway
All-India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education & Research, Chandigarh
Pune University, Pune
University of Madras, Chennai
Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia
1. 1974 Madras Science Academy Award
2. 1976 Nageswara Pantulu Gold Medal for Original Research during Postgraduate Medical Education (University of Madras).
3. 1983 Boehringer-Knoll Lectureship in Diabetes (Association of Physicians of India).
4. 1984 Dr.R.V .Sathe Award for research in Diabetes.(Diabetes Association of India).
5. 1984 Rameshwardasji Birla Smarath Kosh Fellowship, Bombay.
6. 1985 Welcome Research Fellowship,U.K.
7. 1986 Alexander Von Humboldt Fellowship, West Germany.
8. 1988 Shakuntala Amir Chand Prize for Young Scientists by Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), New Delhi.
9. 1988 IMPAI Research Award by Independent Medical Practitioners Association of India
10. 1988 Dr. Periasastry Memorial Gold Medal Oration IMA Andhra (Amalapuram)
11. 1989 Late Dr .J .N.Karande Oration Award ( Diabetic Association of India)
12. 1989 Sivanthi Adityan Gold Medal for best paper presented at Annual Conference of  Association of Physicians of India,Calcutta, January 1989.
13. 1991 Dr. J.N. Berry Memorial Award for the best paper presented at the Annual Conference of Association of Physicians of India,Agra , January 1991.
14. 1994 E .Merck Award for the best paper presented at the annual conference of Association of Physicians of India, Guwahati,January 1994.
15. 1995 Hoechst Senior Lectureship in Diabetes Oration Award by Association of Physicians of India,1995.
16. 1995 Dr. E.V. Peiris Endowment Oration Award by the Ceylon College of  Physicians, Sri Lanka.
17. 1996 Lister Endowment Oration Award by the Lister Laboratory, Chennai
18. 1996 Dr. H.R. Varman Oration Award by Independent Medical Practitioners Association of India (IMPAI) during the XVIII Conference, Chennai.
19. 1998 Lifescan Diabetes Oration by Indian Medical Association,Bombay Western Suburban Branch, Mumbai.
20. 1999 Dr. Sam G.P. Moses Oration by VII National Cardio Diabetology Conference, Hubli.
21. 1999 Prof. Kizar Ahmed (Medicine) Endowment Oration Award by the University of Madras, Chennai.
22. 1999 Dr. V.S. Prayag Memorial Oration by B.J. Medical College, Pune.
23. 1999 Sudharma Gold Medal Oration Award –99 by Sudharma Laboratory,  Thrissur and IMA Thrissur
24. 1999 Diabetes Research Award by University of Duesseldorf, W. Germany.
25. 1999 Tamil Nadu Scientist Award (TANSA) for Medical Research by the  Tamil Nadu State Council for Science & Technology, Govt. of Tamil Nadu.
26. 2000 Outstanding Referee Award by Journal of Association of Physicians of India.
27. 2000 Best Paper Award (Awarded Twice) at the Joint Annual Conference of API, Jaipur, APICON 2000.
28. 2000 Dr. C.B. Bhaskaran Oration Award by the Indian Medical Association, Tambaram
29. 2000 Dr. T.V. Sivandandam's Oration Award by the Coimbatore Branch of   Indian Medical Association,and Coimbatore Branch of Diabetic Association of India.
30. 2001 Dr. H.D. Singh Annual Endowment Oration by Kilpauk Medical College Alumini Association
31. 2001 Rev. Dr. Joseph Inchackal Endowment Lecture by Loyola College, Chennai
32. 2001 Atlanta Vascuar Research Organization Award, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
33. 2001 Prof. M.M.S. Ahuja Memorial Oration by Tripura Diabetes Forum, Tripura, Agartala.
34. 2001 Basanti Devi Amir Chand Prize for the year 1999 by Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) New Delhi
35. 2001 IMA Medicon Mysore 97 - USV Oration, Mysore Medical College, Mysore.
36. 2002 KLES Hospital & Research Centre's First Annual Oration Award- 2002 Belgaum
37. 2002 Major General. G.V. Subramaniam Oration, Apollo Hospital, Chennai
38. 2002 Distinguished Career Award By South Asian Society for Atherosclerosis Thrombosis (SASAT)
39. 2002 Andra Pradesh Diabetes Federation (APDF) Oration, Ananthapur, Andhra Pradesh
40. 2003 Dr.K.Rangaswamy Pillai Endowment Lecture by Raja Muthiah Medical College, Annamalai University and Indian Medical Association, Chidambaram
41. 2003 K.G.Endowment Oration 2003 by K.G.Hospital & Post Graduate Medical Institute, Coimbatore
42. 2003 Epidemiology of Hypertension Oration by Hypertension Society of India, during the XII Natiuonal Conference of Hypertension Society of India, Madurai
43. 2003 RSSDI Oration by Research Society for Study of Diabetes in India during the 31st Annual Conference of RSSDI, Jaipur
44. 2003 Dr. B.R. Sengupta Oration by API, West Bengal Branch
45. 2004 Netaji oration by Association of Physicians of India, APICON, Hyderabad
46. 2004 Dr.J.C.Patel and Dr.B.C.Mehta award for Best paper published in Journal of Association of Physicians of India, Hyderabad
47. 2004 Late Dr. P.K. Sengupta Oration by the RSSDI Maharashtra Chapter, Nagpur
48. 2004 Palkhivala Memorial Lecture, by Palkhivala Foundation, Chennai
49. 2005 Dr.B.C. Roy National Award by the Medical Council of India, New Delhi
50. 2005 Wockhardt Award for Medical Excellence by Harvard Medical International, Boston, USA
51. 2005 Loyola College Endowment Oration, by Loyola College, Chennai
52. 2005 Indian Medical Association - Tamil Nadu State Branch Award Medirock 2005 by IMA, Vellore
53. 2005 SVRDC & RC Decennial Gold Medal Oration, Guntur
54. 2005 Dr. Sunil Kumar Basu Memorial Oration, Diabetic Association of India, West Bengal Branch, Calcutta.
55. 2005 XVII IMA GOA State Oration by IMA , GOA
56. 2006 Master Class Oration, 5th International Symposium of Diabetes, Mumbai
57. 2006 The First Annual ISCCM Oration, International Critical Care Congress, Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine, Chennai
58. 2006 Prof. M. Viswanathan Gold Medal Oration, DIABETICA 2006, Kuala Lumpur
59. 2006 Smt. Rukmini Lakshmipathi Endowment Lecture, Women’s Christian College, Chennai
60. 2007 Master Class Oration, 6th International Symposium on Diabetes, Mumbai
61. 2007

Prof. J C PATEL MEMORIAL ORATION, Seth G.S. Medical College & KEM Hospital,  Mumbai

62. 2007

Presidential Oration at the ISD 2007 organized in association with Joslin Diabetes Centre, USA

63. 2007

Late Dr. Rajeev & Sanjay Warhadpande Oration, Diabetic Association of India, Nagpur

64. 2008

KRSSDI 2008 Oration, Karnataka Chapter of RSSDI, Mangalore

65. 2009

Master Class Oration, 8th International Symposium of Diabetes, Mumbai

66. 2009 Second Prof. Sam G.P. Moses Novonordisk Oration Award 2009,
Association of Physicians of India, Chennai Chapter, Chennai
67. 2009 API NOIDA 2009 Orationby API NOIDA Chapter, Noida
68. 2010 Dr. S.S. Ajgaonkar Oration, 9th International Symposium of Diabetes,Mumbai
69. 2010

Annual External Oration 2009 – 10, Mahatma Gandhi Medical College & Research Institute, Puducherry

70. 2010

Prof. Dr. R. Nanjunda Rao Endowment Oration Award, The Tamil NaduDr. M.G.R. Medical University, Chennai

71. 2010 KT. Venkatarama Reddy 1st Endowment Lecture, KTVR Group Hospital, 2010 Coimbatore
72. 2010

Amrut Mody Oration at Metabolic Syndrome Conclave – 2010 by UNISEARCH – CD, Mumbai

73. 2011

Honorary Degree of Doctorate of Science (Honoris Causa) by the
Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University

74. 2011

Sushrut Oration at 10th International Symposium on Diabetes, Mumbai

75. 2011

Prof. Sam G.P. Moses Oration at Diabetes Association of India, Southern Chapter - DAISICON 2011, Chennai

76. 2011 Dr. Uppalapati Venkataratnam Memorial Ninth Annual Oration, Indian Medical Association, Vijayawada.
77. 2011 Lifetime Achievement Award by Noida Diabetic Federation, Noida
78. 2011

Special Award for Pioneering efforts in the Research Treatment andManagement of diabetes by Research Society for Study of Diabetes in India (Ghaziabad Branch)

79. 2011

Special Award for Developing the roadmap for Diabetes Prevention And Management in India by Indian Medical Association (Noida Branch)

80. 2011

Award for recognizing achievement in the field of diabetes by Association of Physicians of India (Noida Chapter)  

81. 2011 Lifetime Contribution Award by Vision Mission Foundation, Noida                
82. 2011 APDF 2011 Oration at 20th APDF Conference, Nellore
83. 2012

World India Diabetes Foundation (WIDF) award for Outstanding Investigator in Diabetes from World India Diabetes Foundation, USA

84. 2012

Padma Shri Award conferred by the Govt.of India, New Delhi

85. 2012

RSSDI, West Bengal Chapter Annual Oration, West Bengal                        

86. 2012

V.Saraswathi Memorial Endowment Lecture by Dr. ALM. P.G.Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Madras, Taramani

87. 2012

Dr (Smt) Mrunalini Devi Puar oration Lecture” at the Annual  Meeting of Foods and Nutrition Alumni Association (FNAA)

88. 2012


89. 2012 Swami Vivekananda Lecture by IDEACON, Kolkata
90. 2012 First Vice Chancellor Dr. Lalitha Kameswaran Foundation Day Oration, The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University, Chennai
91. 2012

Prof. A. S. Thambiah Oration  2012 by Indian Society of Teledermatology (INSTED), Chennai 

92. 2013 Life Time Achievement 2012 by Indian Medical Association,Pondicherry State Branch, Puducherry
93. 2013 Diabetes Club of Tiruchirappalli - DCTCON 2013 Endowment Oration by Diabetes Club of Tiruchirappalli, Trichy
94. 2013

JDF ORATION at “The Diabetes Challenge - Diabetes Endocrine” 2013 Summit by Jharkand   Diabetes Forum (JDF) in association with Integrated Diabetes &  Endocrine Academy (IDEA) & North Eastern Diabetes Society (NEDS), Jamshedpur

95. 2013 Fellowship from American College of Endocrinology (FACE), USA                
96. 2013

Career Achievement Award from the Arizona Physicians Association, Phoenix, AZ 

97. 2013

PROGRESS Oration 2013 from Practical Obstetrics & Gynecology Congress Organized by EV Kalyani Medical Foundation & Society for Medical Learning  Resources Transfer, Chennai 

98. 2013 Fellowship from American College of Physicians (FACP), USA  
99. 2013

Dr. K. Janakiraman’s Gold Medal Award 2013 by Diabetes Association of Salem (DAS) during the First Annual Conference of Diabetes Association of Salem.    

100. 2013

Honorary Fellow by the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene, UK

101. 2013

Fellow, the World Academy of Sciences (TWAS) - for the advancement of science in developing countries, Italy

102. 2013 Diabetes Technology Society Leadership award by Diabetes Technology Society, San Francisco
103. 2014

Eighth S. Ganapathisubramanian Memorial Lecture award by The Institute of  Cost Accountants of India, Southern India Regional Council during Regional Cost Convention 2013 – 14, Chennai

104. 2014 KMCH ICE 2014 Oration award at Kovai Medical Centers and Hospital, Coimbatore
105. 2014 Jeff Goulder Memorial Lecture award at WISDEM & Warwick Medical School Annual Clinical Symposium, UK
106. 2014 Lifetime Achievement Award for Excellence in Diabetes Care in the South Asian Community by the South Asian Health Foundation, Birmingham, UK
107. 2014

XVII Dr. S. Rangarajan Memorial Oration by Sundaram Medical Foundation,
Dr. Rangarajan Memorial Hospital during FORUM 2014,Chennai 

108. 2014 World Diabetes Day Oration by Research Society for Study of Diabetes in India (RSSDI) West Bengal Chapter, Kolkatta
109. 2014 2014 SGRF Excellence in Science Award by the SciGenom Research Foundation (SGRF) at 2014 NextGen Genomics & Bioinformatics Technologies (NGBT) Conference, Bangalore
110. 2014 India’s Most Admired Diabetologist 2014 Award at 7th Annual Pharmaceutical Leadership Summit & Pharmaleaders Business Leadership Awards 2014, Mumbai
111. 2015 Dr. Jivraj Mehta Award – 2014 by Association Physicians of India
112. 2015 Prof. B. Kizar Ahamath Endowment Lecture by University of Madras, Chennai
113. 2015 Ranbaxy Research Awards-2013 in Medical Sciences (Clinical Research) by Ranbaxy Science Foundation at the Ranbaxy Science Foundation's 21st Annual Symposium and Research Awards Ceremony, Delhi  
114. 2015 6th KMA IDF Oration 2015 by Indian Doctors Forum, Kuwait
115. 2015 Prof. M. Viswanathan Memorial Oration by JPEF Annual Convention 2015, Trivandrum
116. 2015 Honorary Doctor of Science (D.Sc.)  by the  Sri Devaraj Urs Academy  of Higher Education and Research, Kolar, Karnataka.
117. 2015 Dr. Muralidhar S Rao Oration by the Association of Physicians of India (API), Kalaburagi Chapter, Kalaburagi (Gulbarga), Karnataka
118. 2015 Dr. Sircar-USV Oration at the 14th Annual Conference of Uttarakhand and Uttar Pradesh Diabetes Association Association (UPDACON 2015),  Nainital
119. 2015 Master in the American College of Physicians (MACP),Philadelphia, PA, USA
120. 2016

8th ISCR Award 2015 – Clinical Research in India : by Indian Society of Clinical Research (ISCR), Mumbai   

121. 2016 The K. Venkatanarayana TANKER Foundation Awareness Award byTamilnad Kidney Research Foundation, Chennai
122. 2016 Dhanvanthri Oration by PSG Institute Sciences and of Medical Research, Coimbatore
123. 2016

7th Founders  Oration Award (Dr. Kalyan Bachi & Dr. C. Gopalan) at the 49th Annual National Conference of India Dietetic Association,Mumbai

124. 2016 Best Whole Grains Researcher (South Asia) – 2016 by  Whole Grains Research Foundation, Muscat,  Sultanate of Oman
125. 2016 Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Centenary Award for Excellence in Biomedical Research by Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR),  New Delhi
126. 2016 Padmashri Binode Kanungo Gold Medal Oration Award during National Update on Clinical Diabetes (NUCD) 2016,KIDS Diabetes and Multispeciality Hospital, Bhubaneswar
127. 2017 Prof. HS Buttar Oration by Academy of Cardiovascular Sciences, International Academy of cardiovascular Sciences – India Section
128. 2017 Prof. P. Govindarajulu Endowment Lecture by Dr. ALM. P.G Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Madras, Taramani, Chennai
129. 2017 Lifetime Achievement in Diabetes” by Association of Clinical Diabetology,
130. 2017 9th Harold Buchwald Distinguished Lecture award at InternationalAcademy of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Manitoba, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
131. 2017 Honorary Degree of Doctorate of Science (Honoris Causa) by the Deakin University, Australia
132. 2017 Metabolic Club of  Kumbakonam Endowment Lecture by Tamilnadu Chapter RSSDI  (TRAC 2017)
133. 2017 Annual External Oration (2017) of PIMS Scientific Society by Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences, Pondicherry
134. 2017 HVF Hospital Golden jubilee oration Award 2017 by Govt. of India,Ministry of Defence,  National Academy of Defence Production, Nagpur
135. 2018

Dr. Harold Rifkin Distinguished International Service in the Cause of  Diabetes Award by the American Diabetes Association (ADA), Orlando, Florida, USA

136. 2018

Special Recognition Award during Challenges in Diabetes (CID) – 2018 by  United Diabetes Forum, Mumbai

137. 2018 DFEP Oration at the National Conclave on Diabetes & Diabetic Foot 2018     
138. 2018

Dr. Sunil Kumar Basu Memorial by Diabetic Association of India, West Bengal during Insulin Discovery Day Celebration 2018, Kolkatta

139. 2018 Yalamanchi Diabetes Research Foundation Gold Medal Oration, Diabetocon, , Vijayawada
140. 2019

Dr. K. Swaminathan Endowment Lecture by Loyola Institute of Frontier         Energy (LIFE), Loyola College, Chennai

141. 2019

Dr. Kalpalatha and Dr. Jayarama Guntupalli Medicine Chair Oration
by Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Science, Tirupati

142. 2019

Novo Nordisk Oration by Association of Physicians of India, APICON, Kochi

143. 2019 Dr. P. Kutumbiah Lectureship Award by Dr. ALM. P.G. Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Madras, Chennai
144. 2019 Living Diabetes Legend Oration Award 2019 by 5th International Diabetes and Endocrine Conference, Coimbatore
145. 2019 Clinical Leadership Award by Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, Glasgow
146. 2019 Lifetime Achievement Award by the Indian Academy of Diabetes, Mumbai
147 2020 Dr. Shaukat Sadikot Oration at the 10th World Congress of Diabetes 2020, Bengaluru       
148 2020

 Smt. Kuntal Varma Oration Award by South East Asian Diabetes Foundation (SEADFCON) Conference, Dehradun

148 2020

Lifetime Achievement Award during the 4th Annual Diabetes, Thyroid & Endocrine Conference (DTECON 2020)

1. 1994 New Horizons Award by the International Lions Club, U.S.A.
2. 1995 Vocational Excellence Award by the Rotary Club of Madras Metro, Chennai
3. 1998 Cathedral Excellence Award by Lions Club of Madras Cathedral, Chennai.
4. 1998 Seva Ratna Award by The Centenarian Trust, Chennai.
5. 1998 AFJA National Award for Excellence 1998 by All India Freelance Journalists Association, Chennai.
6. 1999 Outstanding Personality Award by Indian Medical Association, Vellore Branch and Chrisitan Medical College, Vellore.
7. 2000 Distinguished Humanitarian Service Award by the Lions Club International, Dist.324A1.
8. 2003 For the Sake of Honour Award by the Rotary Club of Pondicherry Cosmos, Pondicherry
9. 2003 Excellence Award by the Malayalee Club, Chennai
10. 2005 Exnora Excellence Award by the Choolaimedu Exnora Innovator’s Club, Chennai
11. 2005 Hony. Member, Rotary Club of Madras East, Chennai
12. 2008 Modern Medicare Excellence Award 2008 by  Express Health Care Group in the category “Face of the Year”                                     
13. 2009 Outstanding Personality Award, Nair Maha Sammelannam 2009, Chennai
14. 2009 Entrepreneur Award, Express Healthcare – 50 pathfinderse
15. 2011

Dignity Foundation of India, Chennai Chapter in recognition of contribution to the society in health care                                                     

16. 2011 Science Heroes, India Today                                                     
17. 2011 Distinguished Scientist Award by Association of Medical Clinics of Noida
18. 2011

Award for Humanitarian and Selfless efforts towards serving society by Residents Welfare Association of Noida                                                              

19. 2013

Best Hospital In India For Endocrinology And Diabetology by ICICI Lombard and CNBC TV 18 India Health Care Awards 2012

20. 2013 Best Diabetologist In India by ZEE Group of Televisions                                
21. 2013 Lifetime Achievement Award from the Sri Guru Ram Das Medical Trust, Amristar
22. 2013

Best Diabetologist in India - Pioneer in Health Care Award 2013 awarded by Times of India in association with Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Govt of Tamilnadu and FICCI

23. 2013 Best  Hospital In India For Endocrinology And Diabetology by ICICI Lombard and CNBC TV 18 India Health Care Awards 2013. 
24. 2014

Best  Doctor in Medicine, Jesuit Jubilees Commemoration, Loyala College, Chennai

25. 2014 Medical Wizards of Tamilnadu, for his exemplary work in the field of Medicine, India Today Group
26. 2016 OPPI  Award for Improving Access to Diabetes Care by Organisation of Pharmaceutical Producers of India (OPPI)
27. 2016 Best  Single Speciality Hospital Endocrinology by ICICI Lombard and CNBC TV 18 India Healthcare  Awards 2015 – 16
28. 2017 Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Dhanvantari Seva Award by
Sri Sathya Sai Seva Organizations, India for the long standing association and meritorious selfless service in the Medical Mission of the Sri Sathya Sai Seva Organizations, India
29. 2018

THE DOYENS – GUARDIANS OF HEALTHCARE, TAMILNADU 2018 for exemplary commitment and impactful contribution in healthcare in Tamil Nadu 2018 by The Hindu Group

30. 2018

Legend in Diabetes care - Times Healthcare Achievers award by The Times of India

31. 2018

Life Time Achievement Award at Indywood Medical Excellence Awards - National Chapter, Hyderabad

32. 2020

Inspiring Diabetologists & Endocrinologists of India by Economic Times

1976 Post IX International Diabetes Federation Congress Satellite Symposium on
Nutrition & Diabetes, Hyderabad, India.
1979 X International Diabetes Federation Congress, Vienna, Austria. 
1979 Kroc Foundation Symposium on Autonomic Neuropathy,Santa Barbara, California, U.S.A.
1981 World Congress on Diabetes in the Tropics, Bombay, India. 
1982 World Congress on Diabetes in the Developing Countries, Yugoslavia. 
1985 XI International Diabetes Federation Congress Madrid, Spain. 
1986 Annual meeting of Swiss Diabetes Association, Basel, Switzerland. 
1987 German Society for Internal Medicine Weisbaden, West Germany. 
1987 Delivered lectures at Hôpital Sainte-Marguerite, Marseille, France
1988 W.H.O Sponsored workshop on 'Malnutrition Related Diabetes Mellitus' London, U.K.
1989 Asian Symposium on Childhood Diabetes, Bangkok, Thailand. 
1990 The Royal London Hospital , Whitechapel, London, U.K. 
1991 New York Medical College, New York, U.S.A. 
1993 Novo Nordisk Update, Colombo, Sri Lanka.
1994 XV International Diabetes Federation, Kobe, Japan.
1995 Ceylon College of Physicians, Colombo, Sri Lanka.
1996 Journee' de Diabetologie, Paris, France. 
1997 Novo Nordisk Meeting on Diabetes, Kobe, Japan. 
1997 XVI International Diabetes Federation, Helsinki, Finland. 
1998 34th Annual Meeting of the EASD, Barcelona, Spain. 
1998 South Asian Society on Athersoclerosis and Thrombosis (SASAT),New Delhi, India. 
1998 AADA Meeting, Penang, Malaysia. 
1999 International Congress on Co-operative Clinical Research with Developing Countries, Basel, Switzerland
1999 Seminar at University of Duesseldorf, W. Germany 
1999 4th International Diabetes Federation – Western Pacific Region Congress, Sydney, Australia.
1999 10th Congress of the ASEAN Federation of Endocrine Societies, Bangkok, Thailand.
1999 Diabetes and Endocrine Conference, Dhaka, Bangladesh. 
2000 Seminar at University Hospital of Wales and Llandough Hospital NHS Trust, Cardiff, Wales, U.K.
2000 The 2nd International IFDOR Conference, Copenhagen, Denmark. 
2000 Annual Meeting of the European Diabetes Epidemiology Group in Zandvoort, The Netherlands.
2000 17th International Diabetes Federation Congress, Mexico City, Mexico.
2000 Satellite Symposium on Epidemiology of Diabetes, Acapulco, Mexico.
2000 University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, U.S.A.
2000 Mayo Clinic, Rochester, U.S.A.
2001 The 3rd International IFDOR Conference, Copenhagen,Denmark. 
2001 Workshop on DCEP Project, Copenhagen, Denmark.
2001 Reddy US Inc, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
2001 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC),Atlanta, Georgia, USA
2001 Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.
2001 University of Alabama at Birmingham, U.S.A.
2001 Joslin Clinic, Massachusetts, U.S.A.
2001 University of Alberta Hospitals, Edmonton, Canada
2001 World Health Organization meeting at Cambridge, U.K.
2001 11th ASEAN Federation of Endocrine Societies Congress, Bali
2002 WHO steps planning workshop in SEAR, ASEAN Institute, Thailand, Bangkok
2002 5th International Diabetes Federation Congress Western Pacific Region Congress, Beijing, China
2002 14th World Congress of Cardiology 2002, Sydney, Australia
2002 American Diabetes Association Meeting, Sanfransisco, USA
2002 Emory University, Atlanta, USA
2003 Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, U.S.A
2003 63rd American Diabetes Association, New Orleans, U.S.A
2003 UT Southwestern Medial Centre, Dallas, Texas, U.S.A.
2003 18th International Diabetes Federation Congress, Paris, France
2004 64th American Diabetes Association, Orlando, Florida, U.S.A.
2005 Lilly Diabetes Update, Hongkong .
2005 65 th American Diabetes Association Conference, University of San Diego, U.S.A.

Endocrine Ground Rounds at the Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism, University of San Diego, U.S.A.

2005 Diabetes Research Institute , Miami, USA

32 nd Annual Meeting of American Association of Diabetes Educators, Washington DC, USA

2005 National Institute of Health , Bethesda, USA
2005 GoAsia 2005 – Diabetes Symposium, Karolinska Institute, Sweden
2005 Joslin Clinic, Boston, USA
2005 Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, USA
2005 Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, USA
2006 DIABETICA 2005, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2006 World Diabetes Foundation - Diabetes Summit Meeting, Hanoi, Vietnam  
2006 University of Copenhagen, Denmark
2006 American Diabetes Association, Washington, USA

WHO meeting “Implementing Global Strategy on Diet, Physical Activity and Health in the South East Asia Region, Yangon, Myanma

2006 19th International Diabetes Federation Congress, Cape Town, South Africa
2007 Global Diabetes Leadership Conference, New York, USA
2007 Emory University, Atlanta, USA
2007 American Diabetes Association,Chicago, USA

National Workshop to develop action plan for prevention and control of NCD’s, Maldives 

2007 24th World Congress of Pathology, Kuala Lumpur
2007 BRIDGES Review Committee Meeting at Dubai by International diabetes Federation (IDF)
2008 University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB), Alabama, USA
2008 BRIDGES Train the Trainers Workshop at Atlanta by International diabetes Federation (IDF)
2008 University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, USA 

WHO meeting on Prevention & Control of Non Communicable Diseases, Geneva, Switzerland                                      

2008 Diabetes in Asia Study Group Conference 2008 at Kathmandu
2008 IDF Global SMBG Workshop at Amsterdam
2008 IDF Pre-diabetes Workshop at Amsterdam

WHO Expert Consultation on Waist Circumference and Waist Hip Ratio, Geneva, Switzerland 

2009 IDF 20th World Diabetes Congress at Montreal, Canada
2010 A1chieve World Ambassadors Fourm at Copenhagen, Denmark

Scientific Roundtable Meeting on the Transcultural Nutrition Algorithm For Diabetes Therapy, New York


Community Program and Grand Rounds at the Dept. of Medicine at St. Peter’s University Hospital (SPUH), New Jersey

2011 American Diabetes Association, San Diego, USA
2011 Roundtable Discussion at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA

Editorial Board and Clinical Advisory Board Meeting of the Journal of Science and Technology, San Diego, USA

2011 NGSP Clinical Advisory Committee (CAC), San Diego, USA
2011 IDF World Diabetes Congress at Dubai
2011 International Conference on Diabetes at Karachi
2012 Novo Nordisk Gulf & Oman Diabetes Association, Muscat     
2012 9th IDF-WPR Congress & 4th AASD Scientific Meeting at, Kyoto, Japan

Arizona Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (AAPI) and
Arizona Sikh Medical Association (ASMA) Meeting, Phoenix, Arizona, USA

2013 Vanderbilt University School of Medicine meeting at Nashville, TN, USA
2013 Association of Kerala Medical Graduates Conference, Houston, Texas, USA
2013 Saint Peter’s University Hospital – CME Program, New Brunswick, NJ, USA   
2013 Novo Nordisk Gulf & Oman Diabetes Association, Muscat                                
2013 13th Annual Diabetes Technology Meeting, San Francisco, USA
2013 Genentech, San Francisco, USA 
2013 World Diabetes Congress 2013, Melbourne
2014 WISDEM & Warwick Medical School Annual Clinical Symposium, University of Warwick, UK 

4th Biannual Meeting of Diabetes in Asia Study Group at Muscat, Sultanate of Oman

2014 Consensus panel on Cardiorenal disease prevention and intervention among South Asians at San Francisco
2014 American Diabetes Association, San Francisco, California
2014 IDF Education Summit, Singapore
2014 50th Annual Meeting of the EASD, Vienna, Austria
2014 15th Annual Conference of South Asian Health Foundation (SAHF) -Excellence in Diabetes Care across the life course in South Asians, Birmingham, UK
2014 CME Program at Servier Gulf, Muscat

Academic Model Providing Access To Healthcare (AMPATH), Eldoret, Kenya

2015 Sanofi Meeting, Nairobi, Kenya
2015 Merck Serono Meeting, Oman, Muscat 
2015 Merck meeting, Oman, Bahrain
2015 6th KMA IDF Oration 2015 by Indian Doctors Forum, Kuwait

Special Faculty Seminar at the Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Kuwait  

2015 Lecture at Dasman Diabetes Research Institute, Kuwait
2015 World Health Organization (WHO) Strategic Technical Meeting on Diabetes Management,  Geneva, Switzerland
2015 Merck meeting, Kuwait  
2015 Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) meeting, Boston, MA, USA  
2015 Joslin Diabetes Center meeting, Boston, MA, USA
2015 American Diabetes Association, Boston, USA 
2015 IDF 2015 World Diabetes Congress at Vancouver, Canada       
2016 Merck Serono Meeting, Dubai                                                                               
2016 Merck Serono Meeting, Oman, Muscat           
2016 PURE Investigators meeting, Rome, Italy                                                           
2017 Saint Peter's Thyroid and Diabetes Center, Saint Peter's UniversityHospital Meeting at New Jersey

Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences and Saint Peter’s University Hospital Meeting at New Jersey

2017 AACE 26th Annual Scientific and Clinical Congress, Austin 

Seminar at Population Health Research Institute, McMaster University, Ontario, Canada

2017 9th Harold Buchwald Distinguished Lecture award at International Academy of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Manitoba, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Lecture at Sathya Sai International Medical Conference, Anaheim, California, United States

2017 IDF World Diabetes Congress at Abu Dhabi
2018 Diabetes in Asia Study Group Conference at Cairo
2018 NIHR advisory board and GRU steering committee meeting a tUniversity of Dundee, Dundee
2018 US - INDIA Data Harmonization Meeting,  Washiington
2018 American Diabetes Association, Orlando, Florida, USA
2018 World Health Organization (WHO) Diabetes Meeting, Geneva, Switzerland 

INSPIRED Meeting and Precision Medicine in Diabetes: Celebrating 20 years of GoDARTS Meeting, Scotland                        


EASD Medscape Symposium, Berlin                                                   

2019 INSPIRED Advisory Board Meeting, London                                      
2019 Diabetes Master Class Meeting, Servier, Paris                                               
2019 Visit to University of Lille, France
2019 Lecture at Population Health Research Institute, Hamilton,  Ontario, Canada
2019 Lecture at Banting Best Diabetes Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada            
2019 American Diabetes Association (ADA), San Francisco, CA
2019 Tal k at Sai Center of Greater St. Louis, Bridgeton, St. Louis
2019 Lecture at Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA         
2019 PURE INVESTIGATORS meeting, Singapore                                     
2019 SOUL Investigator’s Meeting, Paris, France
2019 ATDC Meeting, Keystone, Colorado
2019 Talk at Sai Center of Greater St. Louis, Bridgeton, St. Louis
2019 Talk at Sathya Sai International Organization Mauritius, Sathya Sai Centre Of Curepipe, Wooton, Mauritius
2019 Talk at Sri Sathya Sai Centre of Toronto – York, Toronto, Canada
2019 Lecture at St. Micheal’s Health Centre, Toronto, Canada     
2019 ADA Research Symposium on Advancing Precision Diabetes Medicine meeting, Madrid, Spain 
2019 IDF World Diabetes Congress at Busan, Korea
2020 Talk at Non-communicable diseases in South Asia Workshop at Colomobo, Sri Lanka
2020 Talk at the 150th Anniversary celebrations of the Colombo Medical School at Colomobo, Sri Lanka
2020 Talk at Consensus On Digital-Virtual Diabetes Clinic meeting at Advanced Technologies and Treatments for Diabetes (ATTD) at Madrid, Spain
American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists
American Diabetes Association
American Association of Clinical Chemistry
American Association for the Advancement of Science
British Diabetic Association
European Association for Study of Diabetes
International Diabetes Federation
New York Academy of Medical Sciences
National Academy of Medical Sciences
Indian Association of Bio-Medical Scientists
Association of Physicians of India
Indian Medical Association
Research Society for Study of Diabetes in India
Diabetic Association of India
Humboldt Club, Madras
Indian Society of Pancreatology
Indian Society of Occupational Medicine
Indian Stroke Society
Provides Life long Free Service to over 9000 patients at
Dr. Mohan's Diabetes Specialities Centre
Runs 2 free diabetic clinics in Chennai, 2 with Sri Sathya Sai Seva Organization and
1 The Prof. M. Viswanathan Free Diabetes Clinic 
Adopted 4 colonies in Chennai for free check up and treatment
Free check up of over 10,000 autorickshaw drivers in Chennai.
  Free Rural Diabetes screening to 42 villages in Kanchipuram District in Tamil Nadu
Adopted 25 villages in Kanchipuram District for free treatment of deserving patients.
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