Network18's initiative in association with Novartis, ‘Netra Suraksha – India Against Diabetes’.
India’s biggest awareness program to combat eye disorders caused by diabetes
ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION - 2
TOPIC: Diabetic Retinopathy: Causes, Symptoms & Warning Signs, and Treatment
Join India's leading Diabetologists and Ophthalmologists in a discussion about the risks of eye disorders due to diabetes, ways of detection, prevention with timely screenings, and the need for a collective effort to mitigate and fight diabetes related eye diseases.
Dr. Anoop MisraExecutive Chairman, Fortis C-DOC Hospital for Diabetes and Allied Sciences. Director, National Diabetes Obesity and Cholesterol Foundation (NDOC). President, Diabetes Foundation (India). Former Professor (Medicine), AIIMS, New Delhi
Dr. Chaitra JayadevSenior vitreo-retinal consultant at Narayana Nethralaya Eye Institute, Bangalore
Dr. Dinesh TalwarDirector In Vitreoretinal and Uveal Disorders, Centre For Sight, New Delhi
Dr. AG UnnikrishnanCEO and Chief of Endocrinology at the Chellaram Diabetes Institute, Pune
Agenda & Key Points Of Discussion
Challenges in Diabetes-related eye disorder management for patients in India.
The primary cause of Diabetic Retinopathy and its effects.
Altering lifestyle to control sugar levels in Diabetic Retinopathy patients.
Importance of regular screening & Netra Suraksha self check.
Prevention of Diabetic Retinopathy and the role of health insurance