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Global Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (GAPIO)

"Improving Health Worldwide"

Background & History

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stronger together

Background & History
"To empower physicians of Indian origin to achieve highest professional standards."

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




Plenary session 1


09:00 - 10:00


Registration and Inauguration



10.00 am - 11:00 am


Dr. Dr Georgette Meade (Antigua)
Dr. S. Neravatla - TBC
Dr. Brahma Prakash - TBC

11.00 am - 12:00 noon

Nephrology/ Transplant


Dr. Sanjiv Jasuja (India)
Dr. Vijayarajkumari (India)
Speaker from UK - USA - TBD

12:00 noon – 12.20pm

Reaching the unreached


Dr. Anupam Sibal (India)

12.20 – 12.40

Evolving Role of Artificial Intelligence Future in Medicine 


Prof Arun Jamkar (India)

12.40 – 13.00

Vedic Wisdom and Modern Medicine


Dr. K K Aggarwal (India)



13:00 - 14:00






Plenary session 2


14:00- 15:00

Neurology/ Stroke


Dr. Vinit Suri
Speaker from UK - TBD
Speaker from USA -TBD

15:15 - 16:00

Metabolic Syndrome
Obesity/ Diabetes
NAFLD (Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease)

PRO Parag Singhal (UK)

Prof Shailesh Shankar (UK)

16:00 - 16:30

Role of Leadership in Medicine


Dr Hemadri (UK)

016:30 - 17:30

Global opportunities in healthcare

Global perspective on higher medical education

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

Dr Purva Hemadri (UK)


18.30 Hrs





Sunday 5th May 2019



10:00 - 12:00

Round of AUA


Post Lunch

Sight Seeing