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Antigua Agenda

Draft Program for Midyear conference at Antigua

3rd - 5th May 2019

 

Friday 3rd May 2019

 

 

 

4:00 to 6:00 PM

EC meeting of GAPIO Followed by dinner for Guests

 

Scientific Program

Saturday 4th May 2019

 

 

 

09:00 - 10:00

 

Registration and Inauguration

 

 

Session 1

Cardiology

10.00 am - 11:00 am

Chair: Dr Sanku Rao (USA)

Topic: ...............................

Topic: “Current concepts in preventing and managing congestive heart failure“

 

Dr. Dr Georgette Meade (Antigua)

Dr. Brahma Prakash - (USA)

Session 2

Nephrology / Transplant

11.00 am - 12:00 noon

Chair: Dr. Alafea Stevens (Antigua)

Topic: ................................


 

Dr. George Mansoor (Antigua)

Inaugural Ceremony

 

 

12.00 – 12.55 hours

 

12.00 – 12.10 hours

 

 

 

 

 

 

 12.10 – 12.25 hours

 

12.25 – 12.35 hours

 

12.35 – 12.55 hours

 

12:55 – 13:00  hours

Chair: Dr Ramesh Mehta and Mr Neal Simon

 

Request dignitaries to be seated on the dais and welcome address

 

Welcome address and presentation of bouquet to Chief Guest

 

Lighting of Lamp by Chief Guest and other dignitaries

 

“Proud to be an Indian”

 

Introduction of Chief Guest: His Excellency High Commissioner Mahalingam V 

High Commission of India, Georgetown, Guyana

 

Address by Chief Guest

 

Presentation of memento to Chief Guest

 

 

 

Dr Neal Simon 

 

 

Dr. Ramesh Mehta (UK)

 

 Dr. Anupam Sibal (India)

 

Dr Sudhir Parikh (USA)

 

 

 

HE High Commissioner Mahalingam V 

 

Dr. Sanku Rao (USA)

13:00 - 13:45

Lunch

 



Guest Lecture

13.45 – 14.05

Chair: Dr. Abhijat Seth (India)

"Evolving Role of Artificial Intelligence Future in Medicine" 

 

Prof Arun Jamkar (India)

Guest Lecture

 

14.05 – 14.25

Chair: Dr. Sanku Rao (USA)

"Vedic Wisdom and Modern Medicine" 

Dr. K K Aggarwal (India) 

 

Session 4

General

14:25- 15:05

 

Chair: Sekeena Goodwin (Antigua)

 

“Addressing Cleft Palate as a Global Challenge”

 

Dr. Felicity Mehendale (UK)

 

Session 5

Endocrinology

15:05 - 15:45

Chair: Dr Sudhir Parikh (USA)

 

“Diabetes care: Making it sustainable”

 

“Transition care in Diabetes”

 

Prof.  Parag Singhal (UK)

 


Prof. Shailesh Shankar (UK)

15.45 – 16.00

Coffee


Guest Lecture

16:00 - 16:20 

Chair: Leslie Walwyn (Antigua)

 

Role of Leadership in Medicine

 

 Dr. Hemadri (UK)

Guest Lecture

 

16:20 – 16:40

Global perspective on higher medical education

 

Dr Purva Hemadri (UK)

Session 7

16:40 - 17:30

Chair: Dr Ramesh Mehta (UK)

 

Global opportunities in healthcare 



Dr. Sudhir Parikh
Dr. Anupam Sibal
Dr. Abhijat Sheth

 

17:30

 

Vote of thanks

 

 

 

 Conference Ends

 

18.30 Hrs

Dinner

 

10:00 - 12:00 

Sunday 5th May 2019

Round of AUA