The Maha Academy of Pediatrics is committed to the improvement of the health and well being of all children in Maharashtra. For this purpose‚ the association dedicates its efforts and resources. As members of the association we shall strive for the achievement of the optimum growth‚ development and health in the physical‚ emotional‚ mental‚ social and spiritual realms...Read More
It is indeed a great pleasure to write a few words for this issue of bulletin. At the outset I sincerely thank you all for electing me as the President of this prestigious organisation this year. The strength of any organisation depends on the number of its members.
Under the guidance of Hon. President Dr. Pramod Kulkarni in year 2016, MahaIAP witnessed good academic turnover. With the membership strength approaching 4000, MahaIAP continues to hold the heavy-weight branch title,and has become 'Maha' in a true sense.
Diabetes prevalence is increasing in pediatric and adolescent ages across the globe. Although Type I still comprises of the majority, with alarming rise in obesity, the percentage of type 2 diabetes is also increasing. While we are at the brink of developing artificial pancreas...