Prof. (Dr.) Anoop Misra is presently Chairman, Fortis-CDOC Center of Excellence for Diabetes, Metabolic Diseases, and Endocrinology, New Delhi, and Chairman, National Diabetes, Obesity and Cholesterol Foundation, and Director, Diabetes Foundation (India). Prof. Misra has extensive academic experience in universities overseas. After doing undergraduate and postgraduation from All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, he has worked in Royal Free Hospital in London, UK and at Department of Medicine and Endocrinology at Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Texas, USA as WHO Fellow and faculty. In India, Dr Misra has been participant of top Advisory Committees relating to Diabetes, Cardiovascular diseases, and Nutrition in India. He has been advisor to the Ministry of Health and Family welfare, Indian Council of Medical Research and Department of Biotechnology on several issues related to diabetes and other non-communicable diseases.
Prof. Misra has more than 41 years of experience in teaching, service, research, and community health intervention programs and has published more than 370 scientific papers in the National and International journals and has written 34 books/chapters so far. Prof. Misa’s Google scholar score at present is (citations ~ 43029, h-index 103). In 2020, in an analysis of Stanford University, he is among top 2% of scientists in diabetes research from India to be ranked globally.
Prestigious Awards Orations & Honours
Dr. V.S. Asgaonkar Oration, May 17, 2023
KDACON Oration Award, November 12-13, 2022
Kshipra Samman Oration Award-By RSSD, Ujjain- MP, October 15-16, 2022
Basaveshwara Oration, International Virtual Diabetes Summit, September 25, 2022
NDID Sushruta Oration, Jabalpur, September 04, 2022
Pharma leaders Award of Best Endocrinologist, 2018, December, 2018
Bharat Swathya Samman: Zee TV award for best physician in Diabetes, 2010
Glory of India, Indian Economics Institute, 2009
Bharat Shiromani Puruskar, Indian Economics Institute, New Delhi, 2009
Padma Shri, one of the highest National Awards in India, given by President of India, 2007
Dr BC Roy Award: The highest award for medicine in India, 2006
President’s Award for Excellence in service to the cause of Rotary, Rotary Club of Delhi South East, 2006-2007
Other Major Achievements
Research papers in Diabetes: 370
General Articles: 1300
Books and Chapters: 34
Editor-In-Chief: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews (Elsevier)
Associate Editor: European Journal of Clinical Nutrition and Journal of Diabetes (Wiley)
Editor: Clinical Keys (Elsevier)
Honorary Personal Physician to Prime Minister of India: (1992-1995) & (2000-2001)
Consultant to the Prime Minister of India: (2003-2004)7
Awards & Orations - Archive
Diabetes with Delight: A Joyful Guide to Managing Diabetes In India
by Anoop Misra – 2018
Can we prevent diabetes? Once it develops, can we reverse it? Can we avoid dangerous and crippling complications? How do I manage diabetes at workplace? Numerous such questions answered here also this book aims to provide-time tested simple advice on various aspects of diabetes and obesity, amalgamated with recent knowledge, and most importantly, suitably tailored for Indians. In this aspect, psyche of Indians patients, uniqueness of Indian diets, and need for individualized exercise framework for Indian bodies has been highlighted in the book.
Diabetes with Delight: A Joyful Guide to Managing Diabetes in India
Can we prevent diabetes? Once it develops, can we reverse it? Can we avoid dangerous and crippling complications? How do I manage diabetes at workplace?
Numerous such questions, have been answered and discussed in various sections of this book.