Apollo Hospitals Dhaka celebrates World Diabetes Day

Metro Desk

15 November, 2019 12:00 AM printer

Apollo Hospitals Dhaka celebrates World Diabetes Day

Guests pose for a photograph at a seminar titled ‘Diabetes Mellitus’ at Apollo Hospital Dhaka in the capital on Thursday to mark the World Diabetes Day. — sun photo

Apollo Hospitals Dhaka celebrated the World Diabetics Day which takes place around the world every year on November 14.

To mark the day, Apollo Hospitals Dhaka organised a seminar titled ‘Diabetes Mellitus’ at the hospital auditorium on Thursday, said a press release.

Dr Ratnadeep Chaskar, Chief Executive Officer, Apollo Hospitals Dhaka delivered the welcome speech and Dr Arif Mahmud, Senior General Manager, Medical Services gave the introductory speech in the progreamme, the press release added.

As keynote speakers, Dr Fahmida Zabeen, Consultant– Pediatrics with special interest in Endocrinology; and Dr AhsanulHaq Amin, Consultant and Coordinator–Endocrinology and Diabetology of Apollo Hospitals Dhaka discussed on ‘Diabetes Mellitus– Pediatric Perspectives and Updates on Antidiabetic Therapy’, respectively.

Dr Abdul Mannan Sarker, Senior Consultant– Endocrinology and Diabetology, Apollo Hospitals Dhaka, delivered concluding speech at the event.