Dr. Nitin Kapoor
MBBS, MD(Med), DM(Endo), ABBM (USA), Post Doc Fellowship(Endo), PhD(University of Melbourne),
Consultant Endocrinologist & Bariatric physician,
Professor & Acting Head, Unit-I,
Dept. of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism,
Christian Medical College, Vellore- 632004, Tamilnadu.
Dr. Nitin completed his DM & Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Endocrinology at CMC, Vellore. He then completed his PhD research on clinical and genetic indicators of Obesity from the University of Melbourne, Australia.
He has been conferred with the prestigious AR Seth gold medal by the Endocrine Society of India(2020), The young investigator award by the Sri Lankan Endocrine Society(2019), Melbourne Research Scholarship(2016 - 2020), Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR University Gold Medal in Endocrinology(2015), AV Gandhi award for Excellence in Endocrine research(2014),The IJEM Award for Excellence in Endocrine writing(2014) and several other awards.
He has more than 180 PubMed indexed peer reviewed publications in national & international journals. In addition to obesity his key areas of research are on metabolic bone diseases and pituitary disorders. He has spearheaded the write up and is editor of the current and the previous edition of the book “A practical Guide to Diabetes Mellitus”.