14 September 2023, 10:00 am
Programme Type
Talks, Webcasts
Multipurpose Hall, Kamaladevi Complex, IIC

Conceptualised by Dr. Ashwani Kumar

From 10:00 to 13:00
Workshop on assessment of weight related parameters and health risk

Know your weight and waist to learn whether you have a health risk. Interact with a team of counsellors and professional nutritionists to understand what you can do to reduce your risk and stay healthy. The small groups and one-to-one interactions/demonstrations will provide a unique opportunity to empower yourself with practical tips to deal with the nitty-gritty of
managing your weight.

Open to IIC members and staff members of IIC

At 16:00
Redefining Wellness: Spotlight on Weight Awareness and Action

Speaker: Dr. S.V. Madhu, MD (Med); DM (Endocrinology); FAMS; FRSSDI; FICP, Director Professor, Department. of Endocrinology, Centre for Diabetes, Endocrinology & Metabolism University College of Medical Sciences and GTB Hospital

Chair: Dr. Ashwani Kumar

The talk will focus on weight related health risks, and will unmask some of the myths related to weight gain. The talk will also guide individuals on tackling obesity through actionable steps. It will emphasize the “do’s” and “don’ts” in a weight management regime. By making these positive changes, individuals can take charge of their health and contribute to
the fight against obesity.