JPEF 7thANNUAL GLOBAL DIABETES CONVENTION 2019
The 7th Jothydev’s Professional Education Forum (JPEF) Annual Diabetes two-day convention was inaugurated by Dr.Cherian Varghese (Acting Director, Non-Communicable Diseases(NCD), World Health Organization(WHO), Geneva). Around 120 faculty from across the world including Australia, England, Egypt, Canada, Oman, Singapore etc. and from various parts of India lectured at the two-day convention held at Hotel Uday Samudra, Kovalam,Trivandrum. More than 950 delegates including doctors,dietitians,diabetes educators etc. participated in the two-day convention.
The two-day convention witnessed the launch of a new concept - The Diabetes Fashion Show which saw diabetes patients walking the ramp proving that ‘It’s not ugly; diabetes is fashionable’. Subjects with diabetes and treating team consisting of doctors, nurses, dietitians, pharmacists and psychologists from various parts of India participated in the fashion show.