Diabetes Working Group

About this Working Group
The Diabetes Working Group was set up to tackle areas of inequalities in diabetes prevention, diagnosis and treatment in the UK's South Asian community. The group undertakes a wide range of activities from a hugely successful annual conference to community health education campaigns.

Working Group Members
Professor Wasim Hanif (Working Group Co-Chair)                        
Professor Kamlesh Khunti (Working Group Co-Chair)
Miss Alia Gilani
Professor Sudhesh Kumar
Mrs Kanta Patel
Professor Vinod Patel
Professor Naveed Sattar
Dr Jiten Vora
Dr Aresh Anwar
Dr Ansu Basu
Dr Bellary Srikanth
Dr Ali Kamal
Dr Monem Jemni
Mrs Merwal Kerpal

Latest News


The Lifetime Achievement Award is awarded annually at the SAHF Annual Diabetes Conference.


This is a call for abstracts for the Annual Conference of the South Asian Health Foundation. Call for abstracts on any aspects of diabetes with a focus on the following themes will be considered.


South Asian Health Foundation are delighted to congratulate Professor Vinod Patel on his appointment to Professor of Diabetes and Clinical Skills at the University of Warwick.

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