Dr. Anand Shankar received training in Diabetology from 2004-2006 as a Clinical Assistant in the Department of Diabetology, Apollo Diabetes Centre, Apollo Hospital, Chennai, and at Dr. V Seshiah Diabetes Care and Research Institute, Chennai. For two years prior to this training, he gained experience as a Senior Resident in the Department of Internal Medicine at Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital, New Delhi.Trained in Introduction to Diabetes Care. Conducted by The University of Newcastle, Australia. New Delhi. 2003.
Experience Mahavir Arogya Sansthan, Patna, Consultant Ruban Memorial Hospital, Consultant - Dibetologist Sankar Daibites Care Centre, Consultant , 2001 Apollo Diabetes Centre, Clinical Assistant Apollo Hospital Chennai, Clinical Assistant Dr. V Seshiah Diabetes Care and Research Institute Chennai, Clinical Assistant Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital New Delhi, Senior Resident - Department of Internal Medicine
AwardsAttended Clinical Program cum Live Workshop in Diabetes Foot Care/ Podiatry. Indian Podiatry Association, New Delhi. 2012.Attended, State of the Art Diabetology. Conducted by Steno Training and Application of Resource (Star) Diabetes Education Project, Steno Education Centre, Denmark. Hyderabad, 2006Participated as Faculty: Speciality Course on Gestational Diabetes Mellitus. FOGSI, DIPSI and recognised by WDF. Patna, 2013Participated: 1st National Conference of the Diabetes in Pregnancy Study Group India, Chennai, Feb 2006 & 2009; and Kolkata, 2010Participated: International Colloquium on Diabetes and Pregnancy, Chennai, Dec 2004Participated: 8th Annual Conference of Bihar Diabetes Federation, Patna. Mar 2002Participated: 11th RSSDI Advanced Course in Diabetology, Patna. Nov 1999Participated: North Eastern Zonal Diabetic Congress and 4th Joint Annual Conference of RSSDI, BDA and ES (Bihar Chapter), Patna. Nov 1998.RESEARCH Hyperglycemia and Its Effect after Acute Myocardial Infarction on Cardiovascular Outcomes in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes (HEART 2D). [As a Site Coordinator along with Dr. V Balaji as Primary Investigator of the study at Apollo Hospital, Chennai]Attended: Introduction to Diabetes Care. Conducted by The University of Newcastle, Australia. New Delhi. 2003.Actively associated with Medvarsity Online, Diabetic Certificate Course at Apollo Hospital, Chennai, 2005.Participated: North Eastern Zonal Diabetic Congress and 4th Joint Annual Conference of RSSDI, BDA and ES (Bihar Chapter), Patna. Nov 1998.
Memberships Member, Association of Physician of India (API) Member, Research Society for the Study of Diabetes in India (RSSDI) Member, Diabetes in Pregnancy Study Group India (DIPSI).