Dr Anoop Misra, Chairman of the Fortis Centre for Diabetes, Obesity and Cholesterol (C-DOC) and Head of the National Diabetes Obesity and Cholesterol Foundation (NDOC) has joined the IJCP Group as Group Advisor. Dr Misra is an acclaimed endocrinologist and a former honorary physician to the Prime Minister of India.
A former Fellow of the World Health Organization (WHO) at the Royal Free Hospital, UK, Dr Anoop Misra is a recipient of the Dr BC Roy Award, the highest Indian award in the medical category. In 2007, the Government of India awarded him the fourth highest civilian honor of the Padma Shri for his contributions to the field of medicine in the country.
We are extremely happy and proud to have Dr Anoop Misra as an advisor in the IJCP Group. He is a multifaceted person with numerous achievements to his credit in clinical service, teaching, research, community health activities and medical education. He is actively working to uplift the health of socially backward communities.
Dr Anoop Misra has also contributed immensely to undergraduate and postgraduate medical education in various respects.
We are sure that under his guidance and support, we will be better able to strive towards the path and goal we have set out to achieve as part of IJCP.
We welcome Dr Anoop Misra to our IJCP family and look forward to a long and fruitful association.
Padma Shri Awardee
President Elect Confederation of Medical Associations in Asia and Oceania (CMAAO)
Group Editor-in-Chief IJCP Publications
President Heart Care Foundation of India