The department of Tahaffuzi wa Samaji Tib (PSM), Glocal College of Unani Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Glocal University, Saharanpur has organized One day National Continuing Medical Education (CME) on Diabetes on Wednesday, 13th November, 2019. In this event almost 30 delegates from various faculties of the University participated. A huge number of students of BUMS benefited from the lectures delivered in the event.

First of all, the principal of the college, Prof. (Dr.) Khan Abdul Hai congratulated Honorable Chancellor; Mr. Haji Mohd. Iqbal and Honorable Pro-Chancellor; Mr. Mohd Wajid for their wonderful contribution in the field of education. He also submitted his gratitude to them for providing such avenue of teaching and learning and for serving the mankind. He welcomed the guests, delegates and other participants.

In the inaugural function, the Chief Guest of the occasion, Prof. (Dr.) Om Kumar Harsh, Vice-Chancellor of the University congratulated the college administration for organizing the program. He said this CME will enhance the capability of students, faculty staff and other non-teaching staff and surely will improve their academic endeavors. He also motivated the Unani physicians and scholars for the research activities. He wished all the success of the event.

In the CME it was considered to cover the both aspect of disease e.g. Modern as well as Unani. The Modern concept was conveyed by Prof. (Dr.) Punam Verma, Dean and Principal of Glocal Medical College and super-specialty Hospital, Glocal University, Saharanpur. She has elaborated and highlighted the issue of Diabetes on modern medical perspective. She emphasized on pathophysiology, control and prevention of disease.

The second lecture was delivered by Dr. Abdul Aziz Khan, Assit. Prof. (Stage II), department of Tahaffuzi wa Samaji Tib (PSM), faculty of Unani Medicine, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh. He said Diabetes is not untouched by Unani system of Medicine. The classical literature of Unani system of Medicine is providing lot of information about this disease. He added this is helpful in the integration of the Medicine.

Along with some modern concept he enlightened the issue on Unani perspective. He started from etymology, history, basic Unani concepts and views of Great Unani Scholars and Physicians in regards with Diabetes. At last he concluded with the management of the disease on the basis of basic principles of Treatment Unani system of Medicine. He highlighted the role of diet, life style, habits in the management of Diabetes. He has also drawn the attention towards the role of Asbabe Sittah Zarooriyah (Six essentials of life) in the prevention and control of this life style disorder.

At the end, the head of the department Prof. (Dr.) Irshad Ahmad Khan presented Votes of thanks to the guests, delegates and organizers of the event.

The program was conducted by Dr. Mohd. Kalim, Assit. Prof., department of Tahaffuzi wa Samaji Tib (PSM), Glocal College of Unani Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Glocal University, Saharanpur.

The program was successfully organized by the joint efforts of teaching and non-teaching staff of the college.

At the event, teaching faculties viz. Prof. Abdullah Khan, Prof. Mohd. Shareef, Prof. Atiqur Rehman, Prof. Mohd. Arshad Khan, Prof. Iftikharuddin Khan, Dr. Anjum Javed, Dr. Shama, Dr. Nazma Mobin, Dr. Mohd. Shuaib, Dr. Sana Zaki, Mr. Dilip Kumar and Mr. Jishan; Resident Medical Officers viz. Dr. Anwer Husain, Dr. Abdul Kadir, Dr. Shahnuma and Dr. Aini; non-teaching staff viz. Mr. Tauseef Ahmed, Mr. Shadab, Mr. Murtaza, Mr. Mohd. Firoz, Mr. Dilshad and Mr. Fareed were present.