What is ADEPT?

ADEPT(Arka Diabetes Education Programme for Type 2 Diabetes) is a unique structured education programme for people with type 2 diabetes − to increase one's understanding which will enable them to deal with their chronic disease effectively. It is an interactive, newly developed process involving the person with diabetes (with a caregiver or family member) and diabetes educators.

Benefits of ADEPT:

  • Have better control of blood glucose
  • Improved quality of life post-education
  • Have fewer diabetes-related complications
  • Successful weight management
  • Improved understanding of diabetes
  • Stay healthier

Do you have Type 2 Diabetes?

  • If your answer is yes - attend ADEPT which is aimed at helping you manage your diabetes more effectively.
  • It is a way to find out more and educate you about Type 2 diabetes.
  • It is a resource to help you manage diabetes and associated issues efficiently.
  • It is an opportunity to meet and share experiences with others.

What does ADEPT involve?

  • 6 hours of structured group education on self management – One day format
  • Delivered by expert doctors and diabetes educators
  • For those with established diabetes and newly diagnosed
  • Deliverable in local community venues
  • In groups of 30-40 participants who may wish to bring a partner/friend with them


  • Dr. Muthukumaran Jayapaul (Endocrinologist)
  • Dr. Bharath (Endocrinologist)
  • Dr. Riyaz Sheriff (Endocrinologist)
  • Dr. Kamali (Psychologist)
  • Dr. Kamaraj (Psychologist)
  • Mrs. Kirtica Deepak (Diabetes educator)

We have launched the ADEPT programme in Chennai in February 2014.

Upcoming events:
We regularly conduct ADEPT programmes in English & Tamil, For further information and registration, Please contact: 24900050/51, 9043162629

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