The Celiac Society of India, the first and only non-profit organisation has made it its mission to create awareness on early diagnosis and management of celiac disease. Founded by Ms. Ishi Khosla, a senior clinical nutritionist in May, 2006; the society was incorporated under the patronship of Prof. M.K. Bhan, Secretary, Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science and Technology.
The society brings together eminent practitioners in the field of medicine, education, nutrition and the food industry with the increasing prevalence of celiac disease amongst Indians in recent years, the 'Celiac Society of India' has launched The Beat Celiac! a 12-point prevention programme.