Terms of Reference
To conduct epidemiological research on prevention and identification of predictors of diabetes and its complications and its associated co-morbid conditions of public health importance.
To strengthen education and training in diabetes research, prevention and management.
To develop methods for reducing diabetes risk factors at the community level.
Work performed in relation to the Terms of Reference
Capacity building of the Government (both rural and urban) and Corporation Doctors in Primary Prevention of Diabetes (PPD)
Cost of medical care among type 2 diabetic patients with a co-morbid condition Hypertension in India
The socioeconomics of diabetes care from a developing country. A population based study.
Direct costs associated with CKD among Type 2 Diabetic patients
Cost of treating long term diabetic complications among subjects with Type 2 diabetes
Education and Training in Prevention of Diabetes among Tuberculosis Health personnel
Diabetic Amputation Prevention Initiative in Community (DAPIC)
Chennai Slim and Fit – Prevention of Childhood Obesity
CBSE Manual Implementation
Chennai Amputation Prevention Service
Urban poor diabetes risk factor study