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GACD Lung Diseases Research Programme Co-chairs 

10 April 2017

Congratulations to Kamran Siddiqi (United Kingdom) and Muralidhar Kulkarni (India) on their election as Co-chairs of the GACD Lung Diseases Research Programme. 

Each GACD Research Programme elects two Co-chairs from within the GACD Research Network, who serve to represent the voices and interests of the their respective programmes in matters relating to the development of the GACD Research Network. 

The newly elected Co-chairs join incumbent Diabetes and Hypertension Research Programme Co-chairs Elsa Cornejo Vucovich (Mexico), Meena Daivadanam (Sweden), Rajesh Vedanthan (USA) and Devarsetty Praveen (India) respectively. We wish the new Co-chairs the best of luck.


GACD Research Programme Co-chairs (left to right from top):

Muralidhar Kulkarni,  Manipal University, India - Lung Diseases

Kamran Siddiqi, University of York, United Kingdom - Lung Diseases

Elsa Cornejo Vucovich, El Colegio de Sonora, Mexico - Diabetes

Meena Daivadanam, Uppsala University & Karolinska Institutet, Sweden - Diabetes

Devarsetty Praveen, The George Institute for Global Health, India - Hypertension

Rajesh Vedanthan, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, USA - Hypertension