About Development of Physical Activity Guidelines for Indians
Under the esteemed guidance of Padma Shri Dr. Anoop Misra, Director and Head, Department of Diabetes and Metabolic Diseases, Fortis Flt. Lt. Rajan Dhall Hospital, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi 110070, India, Director, National Foundation for Diabetes, Obesity, and Cholesterol Disorders (N-DOC), New Delhi, India, and Director, Diabetes and Metabolic Diseases, Diabetes Foundation (India), New Delhi, India and his team, an attempt was made to develop Physical Activity Guidelines for Indian Population. The guidelines were published in Diabetes Technology & Therapeutics, 2012 Jan;, Volume 14, Issue 1, Page No. 83-98.
Team Members- Physical Activity Consensus Group
Conceptualization, Execution and Steering Committee: Anoop Misra, Priyanka Nigam, Andrew P Hills, Davinder S Chadha.
Core Faculty and Expert Panelists: Anoop Misra, Priyanka Nigam, Andrew P Hills, Davinder S Chadha.
Lead Groups for Manuscript Preparation: Anoop Misra, Priyanka Nigam, Andrew P Hills, Davinder S Chadha, Vineeta Sharma, KK Deepak, Naval K Vikram, Shashank Joshi, Ashish Chauchan, Kumud Khanna, Rekha Sharma, Kanchan Mittal , Santosh Jain Passi, Veenu Seth , Seema Puri , Ratna Devi, AP Dubey, Sunita Gupta
Other Participating Faculty**:
National: A P Dubey, A Saxena, Abha Saxena, Anand N. Malaviya*, Anju Ghei, Anura Kurpad* , Ashish Chauchan, Ashok Kumar Duggal, Ashok Trisal*, C S Pandav, Chandra Sekhar, D D Arora, Deeksha Kapur, Dheeraj Bhatia, G M Mathur, G M Singh, G R Sridhar*, Isha Kashiva, J M Bahnot, Jagmeet Madan*, Jasmin Kaur, Jeena Mathew, Jharna das Gupta, K K Pant, K K Shukla, Kanchan Mittal, Kanika Kapoor, Kaushal Madan, Kumud Khanna, Lokesh Pant, Lokesh Pant, M N Misra, Mala Munral, Manu Chaudhary, Md Khurshid, Meenakshi Sharma, Meeta Mathur, Mekhala Chandra, Nammita Bhatia, Naresh Chawla, Naval K Vikram, Neelanjana Singh, Neha Gupta, Nidhi Kaushik, Nidhi Sharma, Nikhil Gupta, P H Mishra, Padam Singh, Pooja Puri, Priyali Shah, Puneet Misra, R C Lall, Rakesh Parikh*, Ramesh Mohan, Ratna Devi, Ravi Upadhaya, Ritesh Gupta, Ritu Jain, Ruchika Guglani, S K Agarwal, Santosh J Passi, Sarswati Sarkar, Satinath Mukhopadhyay*, Seema Puri, Seema Gulati, Shashi P Gupta, Shashank Joshi*, Sheel Nuna, Shelza Saluja, Shilpa Joshi*, Shubhra Atrey, Shuchee Madhusudan, Smita Dixit, Sonal Gupta, Srikant Sharma, Subir Majumdar, Sunita Gupta, Suruchi Singh, Surya P Bhatt, Susan L Colles, Swat Bharadwaj, Veenu Seth, Vidya.
International*: Abdul Hamid Zargar, Ajay Sood, Anil Bhoraskar, Anuj Bhargava, Anushka Patel, Deepa Vasudevan, Enas Enas, Jamal Ahmad, Jiten Vora, Kris Vijay, Mario Soares, Ranjita Misra, Undurti N Das, Nikhil Dhurandhar, Nita Forouhi, Om Ganda, Prakash Deedwania, Raj Bhopal, Romesh Khardori, Subrina Jesmin, Sonia Anand, Sundar Mudaliar, Vijay Viswanathan, Vivian Fonseca.
**All names are in alphabetical order. *These individuals were not physically present but have actively contributed to the guidelines.
Represented Institutions: Science for Equity, Empowerment and Development (SEED) Division, Department of Science and Technology, Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India, New Delhi; Department of Diabetes and Metabolic Diseases, Fortis Hospital, New Delhi; Diabetes Foundation (India), New Delhi; National Foundation for Diabetes, Obesity and Cholesterol (N-DOC), New Delhi; Chronic Care Foundation, New Delhi; Command Hospital (Air Force), Bangalore; Queensland University of Technology (QUT), Australia; St. John’s Research Institute, St. John’s National Academy of Health Sciences, Bangalore; All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi; Lilavati & Bhatia Hospital, Mumbai; Nutrition Foundation of India, New Delhi; Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi; Air force Central Medical Establishment, New Delhi; Department of Nutrition, Institute of Home Economics, New Delhi; Lady Irwin College, New Delhi; Delhi Medical Association, New Delhi; Indian Medical Association, New Delhi; Indian Spinal Injury Centre, New Delhi; Sir Gangaram Hospital; New Delhi; Max healthcare hospital, New Delhi; Euphoria Foundation; Pushpawati Singhania Research Institute, New Delhi.