AAPI wants to make a positive and meaningful impact on healthcare delivery systems both in the US and India
Aiming to make a positive and meaningful impact on the healthcare delivery systems in the US and India, AAPI will host the 2022 edition of its annual Global Healthcare Summit (GHS) 2022 from Jan. 5 to 7 in Hyderabad.
This international health care summit is a progressive transformation from the first Indo-US Healthcare Summit launched by the American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin in 2007.
Since then, AAPI has organized 14 Indo-US/Global Healthcare Summits and developed strategic alliances with various organizations, the largest ethnic organization of physicians in the US with a membership of over 100,000 physicians of Indian origin, said in press release.
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â€œBeing organized at this critical phase, GHS 2022 is aimed at exploring possibilities for greater collaboration and cooperation between the physicians and health care providers in India with those of Indian origin and major health-care providers abroad,â€ Dr. Anupama Gotimukula, President of AAPI, said.
Indiaâ€™s Vice President Venkaiah Naidu will be the chief guest at the summit to be held at the Hotel Avasa in Hyderabad with the theme of â€˜Prevention Is Better Than Cure Through Technology, Telemedicine & Transformation.â€™
â€œHarnessing the power of Indian Doctors worldwide, the AAPI Global Healthcare Summit platform has evolved with the support and collaboration with the Indian Ministry of Health and Family Welfare as well as several prominent global and Indian medical associations,â€ Dr Gotimukula said.
â€œWe want to coordinate and collaborate all our resources towards helping India have established annual healthcare screening guidelines and development of â€˜India Preventive Task Forceâ€™ who will maintain and update the annual healthcare screening guidelines,â€ she said.
Senior leaders from leading healthcare organizations such as pharmaceuticals, device and medical equipment manufacturers and major medical teaching institutions, hospitals and Indian government and regulatory bodies are collaborating with AAPI with the ultimate goal to provide access to high quality and affordable healthcare to all people of India, Gotimukula said
AAPI is hopeful that several international healthcare industry partners are looking for opportunities to participate at this event for greater collaboration on Research & Development and philanthropic engagements, she added.
Chronic diseases, notably diabetes, cardiovascular, hypertension, COPD, oncology, maternal and infant mortality, and emerging ones – Management of neurological emergencies ENLS a certification course are among the areas to be covered during the Hyderabad summit.
An exclusive Healthcare CEO forum coordinated by Dr. Jospeh Chalil will bring the healthcare industry perspective, with senior government officials, both Union and State providing the legislative wisdom.
GHS 2022 will focus on several relevant issues to serve the many healthcare needs and delivery of healthcare in India, Dr. Kusum Punjabi, the Chair of AAPI Board of Trustees said.
Dr. Anjana Samadder, Vice President of AAPI, says, â€œThis innovative Summit is aimed at advancing the accessibility, affordability and the quality of world-class healthcare to the people of India.
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â€œAmong other areas, the Summit will focus on prevention, diagnosis, treatment options and share ways to truly improve healthcare transcending global boundaries.â€
â€œWith the changing trends and statistics in healthcare, both in India and US, we are refocusing our mission and vision, AAPI would like to make a positive and meaningful impact on the healthcare delivery system both in the US and in India,â€ said AAPI Treasurer Dr. Krishan Kumar.