April 17th & 18th, 2020

National Conference on
Interdisciplinary Approach to Healthcare

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Academic Schedule*

National Conference on Interdisciplinary Approach to Healthcare

Day & Date: Friday & Saturday-April 17 & 18, 2020

Day & Date: Friday, 17th April 2020



Speaker (s) 

08.15 am to 09.30 am

Registration & Breakfast


09.30 am to 10.30 am

Inaugural Ceremony

Guest of Honor: Mr. Nikhil Goel, Country General Manager, Carestream Health India, Mumbai.



10.30 am to 11.15 am




Transforming Healthcare in the Digital Era

Ms. Viloo Williams

Chief Information Officer & Head – Digital Transformation,

Sir H N Reliance Foundation Hospital, Mumbai

11.15 am to 11.30 am



11.30 am to 12.15 pm

Panel Discussion

Ayushman Bharat - Towards Universal Health Coverage in India


Anchor -Dr. Sakthivel Selvaraj, Director, Health Economics, Financing and Policy, Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI), New Delhi



Mrs. T.L Alamelu, Member, IRDA, Mumbai


Dr. Ritesh Kumar, CEO, HDFC Ergo, Health insurance, Mumbai


12.15 pm to 01.00 pm

Panel Discussion


Strategies for Hospitals in the 21st Century


Anchor –Dr. Jitendra Haryan, CEO, Jaslok Hospital and Research Centre, Mumbai



Dr. Viju Rajan, General Manager, Columbia Asia Hospital, Pune


Dr. P. H Mishra, Group CEO, Kailash Hospitals, New Delhi



01.00 pm to 02.00 pm


02.00 pm to 02.15 pm

Activity Break

02.15 pm to 03.00 pm

Pharma Industry: a 360-degree perspective


Mr. Vikrant Shrotriya, Managing Director, Novo Nordisk India


03.00 pm to 03.45 pm

Quality Assurance & Accreditation for hospitals

Dr. Nagendra Swamy S.C, Founder Chairman,

Med sync. Health Management Services, Bangalore

03.45 pm to 04.00 pm





04.00 pm to 5.30 pm



Venue I: Auditorium

Transforming Healthcare Through Startups



Mr. Nitiz Murdia, Co-Founder INDIRA IVF, Udaipur

SIBM Case Study 1 : 15 Mins

SIBM Case Study 2 : 15 Mins


Venue II: Convention Hall

Consumer Awareness and Medical Litigations



Dr. Nikhil Datar, Senior Consultant and Medico Legal Expert, Cloudnine Hospital, Mumbai

Venue III: SITM Conference Hall

Food Fortification and Nutrigenomics


Prof. Dr. Jamuna Prakash, Professor,

Central Food Technological Research Institute, Mysore



Dr. Kavita Menon, Professor, SSBS, Pune



Venue IV: SIMC Conference Hall

Leveraging of Patency and Intellectual Property Rights


Dr. Amit Tiwari, Head Intellectual Property Rights,

Symbiosis International University, Pune


New Drugs and Clinical Trial Rules : 2019


Dr. Madhura Nene, Medical Safety Lead, Novartis Pune



5.30 pm to 7.30 pm


  1. Emotional Intelligence and Leadership in Healthcare: Mr Virender Kapoor, Motivational Speaker.

  2. Motivational Storytelling: Mr. Prakash Iyer, ex-CEO, Mumbai Indians.

  3. Yes, You can : Mr. Vishwas Nangare Patil, IPS.

7.30 pm to 9.30 pm

Networking Dinner

Day & Date: Saturday, 18th April 2020

7.30 am to 08.30 am

Registration & Breakfast

08.30 am to 09.30 am

Paper Presentation




09.30 am to 10.15 am

Big Data Analytics applications in healthcare


Mr. Vikram Thaploo, CEO-Telehealth & Government Businesses, Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad

10.15 am to 11.00 am

Panel Discussion


Innovations in Healthcare Service Delivery


Anchor - Dr Mukesh Parmar: CEO, &, Pune



Dr Evita Fernandez (FRCOG), MD, Fernandez Foundation, Hyderabad


Mr Subhash Narayanan, Founder & CEO, Sascan Meditech Pvt Ltd,


11.00 am to 11.15 am


11.15 am to 11.30 am

Activity Break

11.30 am to 12.15 pm

Towards Strengthening Primary Health Care in India


Dr Anup Kumar Yadav, Commissioner (Health Services) & Mission Director (NHM), Mumbai

12.15 pm to 01.00 pm

Healthcare Communications

Dr Pradeep Krishnatray, Director, research and Strategic Planning, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, USA

01.00 pm to 02.00 pm



02.00 pm to 03.00 pm

Consent, documentation, and record-keeping

Dr Sanjay Gupte, Director, Gupte Hospital and Centre for Research in Reproduction, Pune


3.00 pm to 3.15 pm


Tea Break



3.15 pm to 4.15 pm


Venue I: Auditorium


Social media in healthcare


Dr. Ravi Kumar, Director Public Relations GITAM University, Hyderabad


Venue II: Convention Hall


Criminal liability in medical practice


Dr. Arun Mishra, Chairman, Doctor’s Risk,

Medicoloegal Services Pvt Ltd, Mumbai

Venue III: SITM Conference Hall


POSHAN Abhiyaan in India

(Partnership and Opportunities to strengthen and harmonize actions in India)


Dr. Purnima Menon, Senior research fellow, International Food Policy Research Institute, New Delhi

Venue IV: SIMC Conference Hall


Pharmacovigilance Program of India and Quality Management


Dr. Manoj Swami Nathan, Head - Global Pharmacovigilance &

Global Medical Information, Piramal Enterprises Limited, Mumbai


*Tentative schedule subject to change