Prof. M. VISWANATHAN DIABETES RESEARCH CENTRE
Prof. M. VISWANATHAN, M.D., FAMS
Prof. M. Viswanathan, who has been acknowledged as a “Doyen in Diabetology“ in India, was a relentless crusader against diabetes for 50 years. He was responsible for setting up and running the first organised diabetes clinic in India at the famous Stanley Medical College in Chennai. He was a clinician, teacher, researcher and administrator and was devoted to his profession, with keen and discerning intellect and organisational skills. He had a passionate commitment to decrease the suffering of people with diabetes.