National Conference on
Interdisciplinary Approach to Healthcare


3rd, 4th & 5th May 2018

Organized by

Faculty of Health & Biological Sciences (FoHBS)

healthcare conferences


National Conference on Interdisciplinary Approach to Healthcare


Day & Date: Thursday 3rd, Friday 4th & Saturday 5th May 2018


Day & Date: Thursday, 3rd May, 2018




11:30am to 12:45pm

Registration & Lunch


12:45am to 01:00pm

Introduction and Welcome

Dr. Rajiv Yeravdekar

Dean, Faculty of Health & Biological Sciences, SIU

01:00pm to 02:00pm

What it takes to be a hospital CEO

Mr. Ashish Bhatia

Regional Director (North), Fortis Healthcare

02:00pm to 03:00pm

Emotional intelligence and leadership in healthcare

Mr. Virender Kapoor

Motivational Speaker




03:00pm to 03:30pm

Tea Break



03:30pm to 04:30pm

Supply chain management challenges in hospitals

Dr. Parag Rindani

AVP, Wockhardt Hospitals

04:30pm to 05:30pm

Entrepreneurship in healthcare

Mr. Anurag Bhusari

CEO of S2 Infoline Solutions


05:30pm to 7:00pm




Day & Date: Friday 4th May 2018



Speaker (s)

08:30am to 09:30am

Registration & Breakfast



09:30am to 10:15am

Inaugural Ceremony

Guests of Honor:

Air Marshal Pawan Kapoor, AVSM, VSM** Director General Medical Services (Air), Retd



10:15am to 11:00am

Managing Consultants in tertiary care hospitals

Dr. Rajendra Patankar

COO, Nanavati Hospital, Mumbai

11:00am to 11:15am

Tea Break


11:15am to 12:00pm

Managing standalone super specialty center

Dr. H.P Singh

Chief of Medical Administration Indian Spinal Injuries Centre, Delhi.

12:00pm to 12:45pm

Emerging trends in healthcare consultancy

Mr. Arnab Chaudhury

MD Life Sciences & Healthcare, Deloitte Consulting

12:45pm to 01:30pm

Changing landscape of diagnostics

Mr. Shishir Gupta

National Manager- Strategy & Innovation, Roche Diagnostics


01:30pm to 02:30pm




02:30pm to 03:15pm

Healthcare Quality & Patient Safety

Dr. Sanjay Dalsania
General Manager - Quality & Special Initiatives at Apollo Hospitals, Navi Mumbai



03:15pm to 04:00pm

Achieving Operational Excellence in Healthcare

Mr. Dilip Jose
MD & CEO Manipal Health Enterprises



04:00pm to 04:15pm

Media & Healthcare Relations

Ms. Jayata Sharma

Founder & Editor HealthBiz Insights






04:15pm to 04:30pm






04:30pm to 05:15pm

Track I:

Health Insurance: Dynamics of Cancer Care Economics

Dr. Geeta Bhardwaj, GM-Operations, MDIndia Healthcare Services Pvt. Ltd.

Track II:

Plagiarism in Clinical Trials

Dr. Naveen Tirkey, Trial Lead -Trial Managment at Global Business Services, Novartis

5:15pm to 6:00pm

Track III:

Hospital Associated Infection

Dr. Rohini Kelkar, Head Microbiology dept, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai

Track IV:

Digital Healthcare

Mr. Tirupathi Karthik, CEO, Napier Healthcare Solutions






Day & Date: Saturday 5th May 2018




Speaker (s)

07:00am to 08:00am

Registration & Breakfast

08:00am to 09:00am

Paper Presentation

09:00am to 09:45am

Home Healthcare

Dr. Gaurav Thukral
Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer at Health Care at Home India Pvt

09:45am to 10:30am

Healthcare Startup-Opportunities & Challenges

Dr. Shyam Vasudevrao
Founder & CEO, Renalyx Health Systems Pvt Ltd


10:30am to 10:45am



10:45am to 11:30am

India: An ultimate destination for medical value travel?

Mr. Anurav Rane
Founder & CEO- Planmymedtrip

11:30am to 12:15pm

Impact of GST on healthcare services

Mr. Raj Gore
Vice President – Operations, Fortis Healthcare Limited

12:15pm to 01:00pm

Training & Development for Healthcare Professionals

Dr. Rakesh Varma
Managing Director, Falcon Skills

01:00pm to 02:00pm


02:00pm to 02:45pm

Legal aspects of healthcare delivery

Dr. Gopinath Shenoy Medico Legal Expert





02:45pm to 04:00pm


Guests of Honor:

Dr. Poonam Khetrapal , WHO Regional Director for South-East Asia

Dr.Dileep Mhaisekar, Vice-Chancellor,Maharashtra University of Health Science(MUHS)

Adv. Ram Jethmalani, MP Rajya Sabha

Presided over
Dr. S. B.Mujumdar

Chancellor, Symbiosis International (Deemed University)


04.00pm onwards

Certificate Distribution


*Subject to Change