South Asian Society on Aterosclerosis and Thrombosis (SASAT)

PMNCH constituency

Health Care Professionals

Focal point

Prof. Gundu H. R. Rao

Position

Founder , CEO

Health focus

  • Maternal/Reproductive Health
  • Newborn health
  • Child health

Priority action area(s)

  • Broker knowledge and innovation for action

Mission statement

South Asians have the highest incidence of Cardio-metabolic disorders, such as hypertension, Type-2 diabetes heart disease and stroke. In India 30% of the children born or of low birth weight. These children of LBW develop cardio-metabolic disorders, which is preventable. Our goal is to create awareness, develop educational and preventive programs.

GENERAL INFORMATION

Organization e-mail:

gundurao9@gmail.com

Full address:

12500 Park Potomac Ave #306N, Potomac, MD 20854

Country:

United States of America

Telephone:

+301 444 4545

Number of staff:

10

Scope of work:

International

Year established:

1993

WHO Region:

Americas