Published On : Sat, Jan 14th, 2017

Golden Jubilee celebrations of Academy of Medical Sciences begin

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: Golden Jubilee celebrations of Academy of Medical Sciences commenced on Saturday (January 14) at Hotel Centre Point with Academic scientific discussions focusing on various developments & future research outcomes on health issues.
Dr. S.N. Deshmukh, Chairman Scientific Committee made opening remark.

Dr. Shrikant Mukewar, Org. Chairman highlighted the journey of Academy of past 50 years and the various new activities added year after year. Dr. Sunil Ambulkar briefed about the Souvenir being brought out for the occasion. Dr. Kulvinder Singh Dua, Gastroenterologist, released the Souvenir. Dr. Narendra Mohta, Org. Secretary proposed the vote of thanks.

In the scientific session “Rational Interpretation of Thyroid Function Test” was presented by Dr. Murulidharan, Chandigargh . He also spoke on “Management of Adrenal Insufficiency in Ambulatory & Critical care setting”

Following speakers threw light on topics “Epigenetics – why the medicos should know” by Dr. Anita Borges, Surgical Pathologist, Mumbai. She also spoke later on “Pathology in Kaliyug” “GI Endoscopy Beyond G I Tract” was described in details by Dr. Kulvinder Dua, Gastroenterologist, USA. “Diabetes in India in 2017” was elaborated Padmashree Dr. Shashank Joshi, Diabetologist Mumbai. He highlighted how Indians are different in body composition, food habbits and contents and responses to same drugs as other ethnic populations. “Why Headache Treatment Fails” was discussed thread bear by Dr. Ravishankar, Neurologist, Mumbai.

Panellist Dr. Sudhir Tomey. G I Surgeon, Dr. Mukund Thakur, Dr. Prasahnt Bhandarkar, Dr. Jayesh Timane discussed Acute Pancreatitis. “Chest Imaging , Case based review” was presented by Dr. Bhavin Jhankaria, Radiologist, Mumbai. Dr. Rajeev Soman, Infectious disease specialist, Mumbai threw light on “Antibiotic Stewardship” Dr. Abhay Bang, Gadchiroli, expressed his observations while speaking on “Tribal Health in India : which way to go” Dr. Bharat Wasvani explained “Recent Manangement of Cancer’’“When, Whom and How in liver Transplant” was highlighted by Dr. P. Bhalchandran Menon. Dr. Sharad Menon discussed “Monitoring a sick child in ICU”

At the beging of the sessionin a Case Capsule on thyroid disease was done by Dr. Pradeep Mishra, Dr. Neeraj Baheti, Dr. Amit Agrawal, Dr. Deepak Jeswani. Dr. Nikhil Balanke and Dr. Ramesh Mundle, conducted the scientific session.

1st Day’s programme concluded with a Case Capsule ‘Medical disorders in Pregnancy’ moderated by Dr. Nikhil Balankhe, and Dr. Suchita Mundle . Dr. Anuja Bhalerao, Dr. Swapna Khanzode and Dr Lalit Raut were panellists. In the evening there was Musical entertainment program by Excellent SingerAkash Ojha of “Voice of India Fame” at VCA Complex, Jamatha.

On Sunday, day-long academic programme will be organised at Hotel Centre Point, Ramdaspeth.