World Diabetes Day is the world’s largest diabetes awareness campaign reaching a global audience of over 1 billion people in more than 160 countries. The theme of World Diabetes Day 2017 is Women and diabetes – our right to a healthy future. In this regard Apollo Hospitals Dhaka arranged a series of events to create awareness about Diabetes on 14th November 2017. To create awareness about Diabetes a rally inside Bashundhara and free screening of blood sugar & blood pressure checking was organized at the premises of the hospital. A patient forum for Diabetes Patients was also conducted at the auditorium of Apollo Hospitals Dhaka in which the doctors of Apollo Hospitals Dhaka interacted with diabetes patients and discussed the management of the disease. to create awareness about diabetes during the morning with Apollo Hospitals Dhaka staff and doctors.
In all events, Dr. Ratnadeeep Chaskar,Chief Operating Officer, Apollo Hospitals Dhaka and Dr. Arif Mahmud, Acting Director, Medical Services, Apollo Hospitals Dhaka was present.