Vijay Bhasker Yetapu is founder and president of a true non-profit organisation “VChangeU”.
His area of expertise is to promote longevity of life through innovative and creative approaches. His research addresses motivational processes involved in healthy living across the life span.
Having over 20 years of critical thinking experience in a consulting, management, corporate role in IT and over 10 years in non-profit leadership.
He has received several national and international scholarships for his work on health which includes 2 times scholarship awardee for 15th and 16th “World Conference on Tobacco or Health”, “International Conference on Public Health Priorities in the 21st Century: The Endgame for Tobacco!”.
His paper “A good sleep makes you younger by the day” was selected to present in “3rd International Sleep and Breathing Conference” held at Barcelona, Spain in April, 2015.
His paper “Tobacco free companies - a corporate social responsibility approach” selected for “17th World Conference on Tobacco or Health” held in Cape Town, South Africa from 7th to 9th Mar-2018.
His paper “FOOD FOR HEALTH AND SUSTAINABLE LIVING” has been selected for Oral presentation at International Conference on Nutritional Science and Food Technology under the "Track 11: Food Safety and Security Challenges" held in Rome, Italy on 02nd & 3rd July 2018.
His paper “Social Media for Tobacco Control: A case study” has been selected for oral presentation and “Tobacco Impact on Climate Change: Towards Tobacco-Free Planet” and “Tobacco Free Homes: Towards Tobacco Free Communities” has been selected for e-poster presentations at 4th National Conference on Tobacco or Health held in Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai from February 8th to 10th 2019.
His paper entitled “NATURE WALK IS FUEL TO LIVE AN OPTIMAL HEALTH” has been accepted to be presented in “World Conference on Forests for Public Health” which will be held in Athens, Greece from 8th to 11th May 2019.
On a personal note, his passions include social work, photo posing, technology, dancing, traveling, good food and the creative arts.