The Global Threat of Non-Communicable Diseases – Nov 3

Tuesday, November 3, 2015
12:00 Noon
Hope Building, 315 Cedar Street, Room 110
Professor Reddy is the President of the Public Health Foundation of India and formerly headed the Department of Cardiology at All India Institute of Medical Sciences. Widely regarded as a leader of preventative cardiology, he has worked to promote cardiovascular health, tobacco control, appropriate nutrition, chronic disease prevention and healthy living. He will discuss the global threat of non-communicable diseases, with a particular focus on India and the country’s quest for Universal Health Coverage as it tackles its evolving disease burden.