Lekhraj Diabetes Hospital & Medical College
While heading a Medical college devoted to Diabetes education as Principal, triply post graduate in Medicine (MD), Nutrition (PGDND) and Radiology (DMRE), 64 years old Dr. Lakshmi K Shankhdhar, holds the credit of establishing North India’s first exclusive Diabetes Clinic in Lucknow, India. He is the fourth Indian to receive Wockhardt-Harvard Medical Excellence Award and Visiting Fellowship of Harvard Medical International, the International Arm of Harvard Medical School (Boston). He has presented several abstracts and Faculty orations in many International conferences on Diabetes and Podiatry, besides chairing some International conferences. Currently he is also reviewer of the journals of American Diabetes Association, namely Diabetes care and Diabetes.