GAPIO announces XIII Annual Conference of Global Association of Physicians of Indian Origin

11th – 12th February 2023

  • Leading experts and delegates from 57 countries
  • 60 + National and International speakers,
  • 50 + topics
  • GAPIO Awards
  • Poster Presentation

 New Delhi: The Global Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (GAPIO), is organizing its XIII Annual Conference on February 11th – 12th 2023 at Gandhinagar, Ahmedabad, Gujrat India.  This would be the first physical conference after COVID pandemic struck the world and will provide an international forum to delegates to share their knowledge and exchange ideas on clinical skill development, solutions to contemporary health issues and modernizing the approach to delivering healthcare.

More than 500 participants from USA, UK, Australia, Canada, Middle East, Africa, UAE, India and other countries are expected to participate in the Congress, making it one of the largest such events in the world.

Apart from the scientific feast, GAPIO awards will be presented to distinguished and young clinicians during the Award function on 11th February 2023. Hon’ble Shri Mansukh Mandaviya, Union Minister for Health & Family Welfare and Chemicals and Fertilizers of India, Government of India, will be the Chief Guest and Shri Bhupendrabhai Patel, Chief Minister, Gujarat has been invited as Guest of Honour to inaugurate this conference. Dr. Prathap C Reddy, Founder President of GAPIO and Chairman Apollo Hospitals Group will be the Special Guest.

Dr. Prathap C Reddy, Founder President of GAPIO and Chairman Apollo Hospitals Group said, “With the COVID pandemic settling down, we are in a position to focus our attention back to the other health issues and advancement in healthcare technology.  In line with this, we are delighted to take the lead in fostering continued learning, and providing a platform for exchange of ideas in order to update knowledge and learn from experiences across the world. We are sure that the learnings from the conferences will be invaluable to delegates from across the healthcare spectrum“.

Dr. Anupam Sibal, President of GAPIO and Group Medical Director at Apollo Hospitals, Senior Consultant Pediatric Gastroenterologist and Hepatologist said, “Our fraternity’s dedication and commitment towards academic excellence and collective social causes has been pivotal in keeping us together despite the wide geographical distribution and diversities. Our unique hybrid platform will allow colleagues to expand their knowledge, discuss critical issues and problems faced by them in their day-to-day practice. Many of the participants of this conference are young doctors who shall be at the frontier of any future pandemic. It is our earnest intent to train and empower young doctors to entrust them to take us into the next phase of health care delivery.”

Highlighting the Congress’ relevance for Indian healthcare, Dr. Nandakumar Jairam, Vice President of GAPIO said, “The congregation will witness the presence of renowned international and national experts and get valuable insight into cutting-edge developments in their respective domains. Renowned speakers from across the globe will cover more than 50 topics under Cardiac Sciences, Oncology, Neurosciences, Nephrology, Robotics, Artificial Intelligence, Transplant, Gastroenterology, Leadership Mantras, Public Health, Nursing, Nutrition, Physiotherapy, Human Resources, Women in Medicine, DNB and Young Doctor’s Forum during the conference.

Dr. Sudhir Parikh, Secretary General of GAPIO and Chairman and Publisher of Parikh World Wide Media and ITV Gold 24×7 TV Channel in USA, said “Given the recent advances, developments and increasing influences of technology in medical sciences, GAPIO 2023 shall prove to be a superb opportunity to experience first-hand the influence of technology in practicing medicine as well the organizing of a hi-tech conference.  GAPIO is committed to its vision of Improving Health Worldwide, and this conference is another step towards it“.

For Details:

Please visit:

  • Mr. Jitendra Malik- Conference Secretariat (; +91 85278 49960)
  • Mr. Shahid Parvez- Marketing Head, Apollo International Hospital, Ahmedabad (; +91 76988 15004)
  • Dr. Sushil Jain- Hon. Advisor GAPIO, Medical Superintendent, Apollo Hospitals, Indore (; +91 8109216700)



Global Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (GAPIO) is a non-profit organization established in 2011 by Padma Vibhushan, Dr. Prathap C Reddy, Chairman of Apollo Hospitals Group is the Founder President of GAPIO along with Dr. Sanku Rao – Past President of AAPI, USA and Dr. Ramesh Mehta – President of BAPIO, UK with the aim to bring together 1.4 million physicians of Indian origin in the world on one professional platform.  GAPIO currently has presence in 57 countries. GAPIO members belong to various medical specialties and super specialties which includes several Padma awardees, twenty Dr. B C Roy Awardees, recipients of National and International awards.  GAPIO currently has presence in 57 countries. Dr. Anupam Sibal is the current President of GAPIO.