Terms and conditions

Terms and conditions

These terms and conditions ("Terms", "Agreement") are an agreement between Website Operator ("Website Operator", "us", "we" or "our") and you ("User", "you" or "your"). This Agreement sets forth the general terms and conditions of your use of the rssdi.in website and any of its products or services (collectively, "Website" or "Services").


Research Society for the Study of Diabetes in India was registered under the Societies Registration Act, XXI of 1860 by the Registrar of Societies, Delhi Administration vide Certificate No. s 5480 of 1972-73 dated July 29, 1972 at Delhi.

RSSDI (Research Society for the Study of Diabetes) disclaims all responsibility and liability for the availability, timelines, security or reliability of the Service. RSSDI also reserves the right to modify, suspend or discontinue the service with or without notice at any time and without any liability to you.

Enclose copy of one of the degree (MBBS/MD/DM/MSc/PhD) certificates/State Medical Council Registration Certificates and Pancard hardcopy ( Mandatory).

All crossed cheques/drafts should be drawn in favour of “RSSDI” payable at Delhi.

Subscription for Life Membership is Rs.6000/- only. Add Rs. 50/- for outstation charges if paying by cheques.


Life members may please ensure that their membership is included under the category of academic life members by checking address label on the envelope enclosing the issue of RSSDI NEWS. Academic life members are identified with letters ACAD preceding their membership number on the first line of address label.

The RSSDI invites applications from clinicians with post graduate degree and researchers with doctorate qualification for academic life membership, addressed to the Credential Committee mentioning the years of obtaining their post graduate qualifications.

The RSSDI Constitution ....


2.1.1 MEMBER

The membership of the RSSDI shall be open to any person possessing MB BS or Masters qualification in allied sciences and interested in the field of DM. There shall be one category of such membership i.e. ‘Life Membership' and the interested person has to pay the life membership fees, as decided from time to time. Every such person shall here in after be referred to as "Member'.


Persons who are not medical graduates or post graduates in allied sciences, but are keenly interested in the field of DM may be allowed to become Associated - Life Members. No person shall be allowed to become such Associated - Life Member unless he or she possesses required graduate qualification in the concerned subject viz. Nutrition, Home Sciences, Medical Laboratory Technology, Bio-chemistry, Nursing, Physiotherapy, Bio-Engineering etc. All such members have to pay necessary membership fees as applicable to a member. Associated – Life Member will be entitled to all academic, scientific and literary benefits offered by the RSSDI, when selected or offered may participate in all such activities and to all that a Member is entitled to except that he or she will have no right to vote in the General Body nor get elected to the Executive Committee. Every such person shall here in after be referred to as 'Associated Member'.


Members having recognized teaching or research experience, academic affiliation, post graduate medical or doctorate qualification with significant contribution in the field of DM may be nominated as Academic Members by the Executive Committee (EC). All such persons shall primarily be 'Member' of the RSSDI.


1. If by a letter addressed to the Honorary Secretary of the RSSDI a member resigns his membership.

2. If a member is expelled by the EC consequent to activities detrimental to the interests of the RSSDI.

3. On the demise of the member.


1. Shall be entitled to receive a copy of the Journal of the RSSDI free of cost. Other publications of the RSSDI shall be charged such rates as the Executive Committee (EC) may fix from time to time.

2. Shall have the privilege to attend and take part in all meetings, lectures, CME and all such programs and annual meetings on due registration for the same.

3. Shall enjoy all other privileges, facilities and advantages offered by the RSSDI from time to time.

For privileges of an Associated Member see 2.1.2 as above.

Address for Communication:

RSSDI, Secretariat

Dr. Sanjay Agarwal’s Aegle Clinic for Diabetes Care

A -11, Narsimha Society, 194 Boat Club Road, Pune-411001(India)
Tel : 020-2616003, 8237730003, 9823133669

Email: [email protected]

Website: www.rssdi.in

Accounts and membership

The Service is made available to you for your personal use only. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your Service password and account, and are responsible for all activities that occur under your account. RSSDI reserves the right to refuse or terminate service to anyone at any time without notice for any reason. You agree that you are responsible for your own communications and for any consequences thereof. Your use of the Service is subject to your acceptance of and compliance with the Agreement and any other polices or guidelines set forth by RSSDI. You agree that you will use the Service in compliance with all applicable local, state, national, and international laws, rules and regulations, including any laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported from your country of residence. You shall not, shall not agree to, and shall not authorize or encourage any third party to:

Use the Service to upload, transmit or otherwise distribute any content that is unlawful, defamatory, harassing, abusive, fraudulent, obscene, contains viruses, or is otherwise objectionable as reasonably determined by RSSDI. upload, transmit or otherwise distribute content that infringes upon another party's intellectual property rights or other proprietary, contractual or fiduciary rights or obligations, acts in any way that violates the Agreement, as may be revised from time to time. Violation of any of the foregoing may result in immediate termination of this Agreement, and may subject you to state and federal penalties and other legal consequences. RSSDI reserves the right, but shall have no obligation, to investigate your use of the Service in order to determine whether a violation of the Agreement has occurred or to comply with any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request.

Payment Terms

We as a merchant shall be under no liability whatsoever in respect of any loss or damage arising directly or indirectly out of the decline of authorization for any Transaction, on Account of the Cardholder having exceeded the preset limit mutually agreed by us with our acquiring bank from time to time.


You agree to hold harmless and indemnify RSSDI, and its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, agents, and employees from and against any third party claim arising from or in any way related to your use of the Service, including any liability or expense arising from all claims, losses, damages (actual and consequential), suits, judgements, litigation costs and attorneys' fees, of every kind and nature. In such a case, RSSDI will provide you with written notice of such claim, suit or action.


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We are not responsible for Content residing on the Website. In no event shall we be held liable for any loss of any Content. It is your sole responsibility to maintain appropriate backup of your Content. Notwithstanding the foregoing, on some occasions and in certain circumstances, with absolutely no obligation, we may be able to restore some or all of your data that has been deleted as of a certain date and time when we may have backed up data for our own purposes. We make no guarantee that the data you need will be available.

Links to other websites

Although this Website may link to other websites, we are not, directly or indirectly, implying any approval, association, sponsorship, endorsement, or affiliation with any linked website, unless specifically stated herein. We are not responsible for examining or evaluating, and we do not warrant the offerings of, any businesses or individuals or the content of their websites. We do not assume any responsibility or liability for the actions, products, services, and content of any other third-parties. You should carefully review the legal statements and other conditions of use of any website which you access through a link from this Website. Your linking to any other off-site websites is at your own risk.

Changes and amendments

We reserve the right to modify this Agreement or its policies relating to the Website or Services at any time, effective upon posting of an updated version of this Agreement on the Website. When we do, we will post a notification on the main page of our Website. Continued use of the Website after any such changes shall constitute your consent to such changes.

Acceptance of these terms

You acknowledge that you have read this Agreement and agree to all its terms and conditions. By using the Website or its Services you agree to be bound by this Agreement. If you do not agree to abide by the terms of this Agreement, you are not authorized to use or access the Website and its Services.

Contacting us

If you would like to contact us to understand more about this Agreement or wish to contact us concerning any matter relating to it, you may send an email to [email protected]

This document was last updated on January 11, 2020