Dr. Anju Virmani – Diabetologist and Endocrinologist

dr_anjuDr. Anju Virmani is a Senior Consultant Diabetologist & Endocrinologist practicing at  leading hospital chains in New Delhi, India – Apollo Hospitals, Max Healthcare, Pentamed & SL Jain Hospitals. She is a DNB from India’s premier medical institute, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Delhi and has an experience of over 20 years.

Her special areas of interest are Type I diabetes and neonatal thyroid screening. She is the Founder President of Indian Society for Pediatric and Adolescent Endocrinology (ISPAE) and the present Chairperson for the Pediatric Endocrine Chapter of the Indian Academy of Pediatrics.
Dr. Virmani has also written extensively – as Founder Editor of ISPAE newsletter which has a wide readership; as an author to 15 chapters in books and various articles and abstracts, and is presently on the editorial board of the  Italian Journal of Pediatrics & the International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology. She is also associated with the  International Society for Pediatric & Adolescent Diabetes as Educational ambassador – South Asia.
Apart from her interest in diabetes, Dr. Virmani has been organising camps for thalassemia patients in Faridabad (near Delhi) for the last 10 years. Celiac disease is another area of interest and concern to her as she is seeing more number of cases today which are associated with either type 1 DM or hypothyroidism.
We present a short Q & A with her hereFor any further questions or to understand more, please write to us at glutenfree@celiacindia.org.in.