3rd, 4th & 5th May 2018

National Conference on
Interdisciplinary Approach to Healthcare

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






Registration & Lunch

12.45pm-1.00 pm

Introduction and Welcome

Dr. Rajiv Yeravdekar

Dean, Faculty of Health & Biological Sciences, SIU

1 pm - 2 pm

Emotional intelligence and leadership in healthcare


Virender Kapoor, Motivational Speaker

2 pm - 3 pm

What it takes to be a hospital CEO


Ashish Bhatia, Regional Director COO (North and East) Fortis Healthcare India



3 pm – 3:30 pm

Tea Break

3:30 pm-4:30 pm

Supply chain management challenges in hospitals

Dr Parag Rindani

AVP, Wockhardt Hospitals

4.30 pm - 5.30 pm

Entrepreneurship in healthcare

Anurag Bhusari

CEO of S2 Infoline Solutions

5.30 pm-7.00 pm



Day & Date: Friday 4th May 2018



Speaker (s)

8.30 am to 9.30am

Registration & Breakfast





9.30am to 10.15am

Inaugural Ceremony


Guests of Honor:

Air Marshal Pawan Kapoor,
Former Director General Medical Services (Indian Air Force)




10.15am to 11.00am



Digital Healthcare


Mr. Tirupathi Karthik,

CEO, Napier Healthcare Solutions

11.00am to 11.15am


11.15 am to 12.00pm



Managing standalone super specialty center

Dr. H.P Singh

Chief of Medical Administration

Indian Spinal Injuries Centre, Delhi.



12.00 noon to 12.45pm

Performance Standards of Medical Textiles

Mr. Anthony D’Costa,

Product Manager, Halyard Health India, Pvt Ltd


12.45 pm to 1.30 pm

Changing landscape of diagnostics

Mr. Shishir Gupta

National Manager- Strategy & Innovation, Roche Diagnostics

1.30pm to 2.30pm



2.30pm to 3.15pm

Healthcare quality & patient safety

Dr. Rajeev Boudhankar

Chief Executive Officer

Bhatia Hospital, Mumbai



3.15pm to 4.00pm

Achieving operational excellence in healthcare

Mr. Dilip Jose,

MD & CEO Manipal Health Enterprises

4.00pm to 4.15pm

Managing media-What every hospital should know

Ms. Jayata Sharma

Founder & Editor HealthBiz Insights

4.15pm to 4.30pm






4.30pm to 5.15pm

Session I:

Health Insurance: Dynamics of Cancer Care Economics


Dr. Geeta Bhardwaj

GM-Operations, MDIndia Healthcare Services Pvt. Ltd., Pune


Chairperson: Dr. Nilima Kadambi

Executive Director, Pharma division, Belle Sante, Bengaluru, India.


Session II:

Plagiarism in Clinical Trials


Dr. Viraj Suvarna

Medical Director , Boehringer Ingelheim


5.15 pm to 6.00pm

Session III:

Healthcare Associated Infections


Dr. Rohini Kelkar

Director Laboratories

Professor and Head ,Dept of Microbiology

Tata Memorial Centre, Mumbai.

Session IV:

India: An ultimate destination for medical value travel?


Mr. Anurav Rane

Founder & CEO- Plan my medical trip









Day & Date: Saturday 5th May 2018




Speaker (s)

7.00am to 8.00am

Registration & Breakfast

8.00am to 9.00am

Paper Presentation

9.00am to 9.45am

Home healthcare

Dr. Gaurav Thukral

Executive VP, Health Care at Home India Pvt Ltd

9.45 am to 10.30am

Healthcare startup- opportunities & challenges

Dr. Shyam Vasudevrao,

Founder & Chairman, Renalyx Health Systems Pvt Ltd



10.30am to 10.45am






10.45am to 11.30am

Managing consultants in tertiary care hospitals

Dr Rajendra Patankar

COO, Nanavati Hospital, Mumbai


11.30 am to 12.15 pm

Financial Planning for Sustainable Hospitals


Mr. Meghraj Gore

Vice President – Operations, Fortis Healthcare Limited


12.15 pm to 1.00 pm

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. Sanjay Gupte,

Former President, The Federation of Obstetric and Gynaecological Societies of India.






02.45pm to 04.00pm



Chief Guest

Shri. Girish Mahajan, Minister for Water Resources & Medical Education,
Govt. of Maharashtra

Guests of Honor

Dr. Ravi Wankhedkar, National President, Indian Medical Association


Presided over

Dr. S. B. Mujumdar, Founder & President, Symbiosis


04.00 pm – 5.00pm

Certificate Distribution


*Tentative schedule Subject to Change