Born in 1864.
Father: P. Kesavadev, the legendary novelist and social reformer. Mother: Novelist.Smt. Seethalekshmi Dev.
Dr. Jothydev Kesavadev is a Diabetologist who made substantial contributions to the field of diabetes research including cost effective use of technology in multi disciplinary diabetes care. Dr. Dev is an alumnus of Government Medical College, Trivandrum and Mayo Clinic USA. His pioneering works in insulin pump therapy, Continuous Glucose Monitoring and Diabetes Tele Management System won global recognition. Being a much sought after speaker who has delivered innumerable lectures for doctors across the world, he was the first speaker from Kerala at the prestigious American Diabetes Association and the International Diabetes Federation. He is the editor of JDC Diabetes Gems, a monthly internet based free newsletter. He is the CEO & Director of Jothydev's Diabetes Research Centers at Trivandrum and Kochi and Kesavadev Trust Basic Care Centre at Trivandrum. He is the Managing Trustee of P.Kesavadev Trust, a charity organization. “Diabscreen Kerala”, which has completed more than 475 free diabetes detection and treatment camps, and “Diabetes Kerala 2012”, a massive diabetes awareness campaign first time ever in the history of Kerala supported by International Diabetes Federation were the two projects taken up by the Trust that achieved wide appreciation.
For further information visit: www.jothydev.net, http://www.youtube.com/jothydev, www.research.jothydev.comwww.diabeteskerala2012.net. www.diabscreenkerala.net.