Original Scientific Research Abstracts Selected for Oral Presentation
6th JPEF Two-Day Annual Global Diabetes Convention offered a platform for Modern medicine doctors, Dietitians, Researchers and Allied healthcare professionals to present their original scientific research conducted in the field of diabetes. The best four original research papers, from among the numerous submissions received, were selected by an expert panel consisting of Dr. A.V.Raveendran (Specialist in Internal Medicine, Badr Al Samaa, Barka, Sultanate of Oman), Dr.Sumesh Raj (Professor Of Medicine, Sree Gokulam Medical College, Trivandrum) and Dr. Jothydev Kesavadev (Managing Trustee, P Kesavadev Trust).
The first authors of the selected four abstracts were Dr. Aishwarya Kanneganti (Research Associate, Fernandez Hospital, Hyderabad), Dr. Anil Sundaram (Assistant Professor, Dept. of General Surgery, Government Medical College Trivandrum, Kerala), Dr. Jijun M Ignatius (3rd year PG student, Department of Internal Medicine, Sree Gokulam Medical College, Trivandrum, Kerala) and Ms. Zankhana Shetty (Diabetes Educator, Fortis Hospital, Mumbai). The authors presented their research during a scientific session at JPEF 2018 and were awarded cash prizes. Dr. Aishwarya Kanneganti’s study entitled’ Glycemic response to moderate carbohydrate breakfasts in gestational diabetes mellitus’ was ranked first by the judging panel.