International Conference on
Healthcare in a Globalizing World

(Enriching Healthcare Delivery through an Interdisciplinary Approach)


May 4, 5 & 6, 2017

Organized by

Faculty of Health & Biomedical Sciences (FoHBS)

healthcare conferences


International health Conference

Pre-conference Symposium

Thursday, May 4, 2017



11.30am -12.45pm

Registration & Lunch


Introduction and Welcome: Dr. Rajiv Yeravdekar

Dean, Faculty of Health & Biomedical Sciences, SIU

1.00pm- 2.15pm

Career Opportunities in Healthcare Sector

2.15pm – 3.00pm

Personality Development and Leadership

3.00pm- 3.15pm

Tea Break

3.15pm to 04.30pm

Home Health Care -

Challenges, Standardization, Accreditation & Social Perception

4.30pm to 05.30pm

Business Models and Career Opportunities in Home Healthcare

Friday, May 5, 2017



08.00am - 09.00am

Registration & Breakfast

09.00am - 11.30am

Track I & II (Parallel Sessions)

Track I: Healthcare Economics & Financing

Track II: Healthcare Communications

11.30am - 12.00noon

Tea Break

12.00pm -12.45pm

Inaugural Ceremony

Chief Guest: Shri. J. P. Nadda
Union Minister for Health & Family Welfare,

Guests of Honour: Mr. Amitabh Kant
CEO, NITI Aayog, GoI

Dr. Soumya Swaminathan
Director General, ICMR

Presided over by: Dr. S. B. Mujumdar
Founder & President, Symbiosis
Chancellor, SIU

12.45pm- 1.30pm

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)

Mr. Pradeep Bhargava
Director, Cummins India Limited

Panelists: Sir. Dr. HUZ (Huzaifa Khorakiwala)
CEO, Wockhardt Foundation

Mr. Vishal Phanse
CEO, Piramal Swasthya Management and
                                             Research Institute

Dr. Usha Kakade
Chairperson, USK Foundation

01.30pm- 02.30pm

Lunch Break

02.30pm - 05.00pm

Track III & IV (Parallel Sessions)

Track III: Healthcare Laws

Track IV: Healthcare: Engineering Design & Geospatial Applications

5.00pm -5.45pm

Research Paper Presentations

(Track wise parallel session)

5.45pm - 6.30pm

Address by

Dr. Raghunath Mashelkar
National Research Professor

7.00pm -9.00pm

Networking & Banquet Dinner

Saturday, May 6, 2017



07.30am - 08.30am

Registration & Breakfast

08.30am - 11.00am

Track V & VI (Parallel Sessions)

Track V: Healthcare IT

Track VI: Healthcare: International Relations

11.00am - 11.30am

Tea Break

11.30am - 02.00pm

Track VII & VIII (Parallel Sessions)

Track VII: Healthcare: Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Track VIII: Healthcare: Integrative Approach in Indian Setup

02.00pm - 03.00pm

Lunch Break

03.00pm - 05.00pm

Valedictory Ceremony

Chief Guest: Mr. Shripad Naik
Minister of State (Independent Charge),                                                                                                      AYUSH, GoI

Guests of Honour: Dr. Henk Bekedam
WHO Country Representative, India

Dr. Devi Prasad Shetty
Chairman, Narayana Health

Presided over by: Dr. S. B. Mujumdar
Founder & President, Symbiosis
Chancellor, SIU

05.00pm onwards

Certificate Distribution