|XVII Annual Conference of Indian Association of Preventive and Social Medicine - UP & UK Chapter|
Greetings from city of the TAJ,
On behalf of the Organizing Committee, it gives me immense pleasure to invite you to “XVII Annual Conference of Indian Association of Preventive and Social Medicine- UP & UK Chapter”, being organized by the Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, S. N. Medical College, Agra, Uttar Pradesh on November 7th&8th, 2014. The conference will be preceded by CME on 6th November 2014.
The conference will offer a great opportunity to discuss important public health issues, exchange knowledge, share ideas, meet the eminent faculties, scholars and public health specialists of national and international repute on a common platform. We expect several vigorous initiatives and robust solutions that will follow the conference, leading to effective action that would be of great benefit to the people.
The theme for the conference is “Newborn Survival: Challenges and Strategies”. The conference will alsoemphasize on maternal & child health, vector borne diseases, N.C.Ds. and other relevant public health concerns.
For promoting operational research in the field of neonatal survival, UNICEF has agreed to assist up to INR 1, 00,000/- in selected thrust areas. The best tenOperational Research Projects from young faculty and residents, through their respective Department of Community Medicine, will be granted the assistance.
I request your kind participation in this conference. Your participation and support will be highly valuable for making this event an invigorating and memorable experience.
With best wishes
(Dr. S. K.Misra)
Organizing Chairman cum Secretary