Tuesday, December 4, 2012

Conferences/CME/Workshops Organized

1.       CME on “Stroke” in August 1994 with focus on pathophysiology clinical features and recent trends in diagnosis and management to educate physicians working in non teaching hospitals and practising physicians.

2.         CME on “Epilepsy” in August 1997.

3.       CME on “Neuroinfections” in April 2000 at SVIMS with focus on Acute and Chronic infections of central nervous system for primary care physicians.

4.       CME for general practitioners on common topics in neurology and neurosurgery in collaboration with Neurosurgery at SVIMS in July 2001.

5.       CME on “Movement disorders” at SVIMS in August 2001 for IMA members of and postgraduate students of S.V.Medical College.

6.       CME on “Acute Flaccid Paralysis” at SVIMS in May 2002.

7.       CME on “Epilepsy” in March 2003 at SVIMS

8.       10th Annual Conference of AP Neuroscientists Association in  in July 2003.

9.       CME on “Stroke” in May 2005.

10.   CME on “Pain” in November 2006.

11.   Dr.K.S.Mani Memorial Colloquium on Epilepsy on 19th May 2007.

12.   “World Sleep Day “ in March 13th 2008

13.   Conducted “EEG WORKSHOP” on November 1st & 2nd 2008 in association with Indian Epilepsy Association, branch.  The aim of the workshop was to create better awareness and understanding among Medical and Paramedical professionals about the time tested diagnostic tool EEG in the light of latest developments in Medical imaging technique.  50 participants were given hands on experiments on EEG and interesting EEGs were discussed.  The faculty conducted the workshop were Dr.P.Satish Chandra (Bangalore), Dr.M.Madhusudhan (Trivendrum), Dr. K.P. Vinayan (Cochin), Dr.K.Bhanu (Chennai), Dr.P.N.Sailaja (Trivendrum) & Dr. B. Vengamma .

14.   “1st Stand – alone, 10th Joint Annual Conferences of Indian Epilepsy Association & Indian Epilepsy Society – ECON 2009 “ on 7th and 8th      of February 2009 at Sri Padmavathi Auditorium, SVIMS, Tirupati.  Econ 2009 was attended by 250 delegates from all over India and everybody appreciated  about the wonderful scientific programme and local hospitality.

15.   First  IEA, Tirupati Epileptology Oration on 4.12.2010 at SVIMS, Tirupati and Dr H.V.Srinivas ,Bangaluru delivered talk on “Epilepsy and Society” .

16.     “Indian Epilepsy   Society (IES)-Abbott Accreditation Programme on Epilepsy”, Epilepsy Teaching Programme for Primary Health Centre Doctors   on 4.12.2010 at SVIMS, Tirupati that was attended by 400 delegates.

17.   “Case Based – Neurology” Neurology Teaching Programme for Final MBBS Students, Postgraduate students [MD (General Medicine); DM (Neurology)], Consultant Physicians & Faculty (Medicine, Neurology) on 12th & 13th of February’ 2011 at SVIMS, Tirupati that was attended by 120 delegates.

18.   Second  IEA, Tirupati Epileptology Oration on 10.12.2011 at SVIMS, Tirupati and Dr P Sathish Chandra, Director and Vice Chancellor NIMHANS Bangaluru delivered talk on “Challenges and management of Epilepsy”

19.   “Indian Epilepsy   Society (IES)-Abbott Accreditation Programme on Epilepsy”, Epilepsy Teaching Programme for Primary Health Centre Doctors   on 10.12.2011 at SVIMS, Tirupati that was attended by 300 delegates.

20.   “CME on Epilepsy –Basic principles and management ” Epilepsy Teaching Programme for School teachers of Chittoor district on 17th November 2012 at SVIMS, Tirupati that was attended by 150 delegates

21.   Third  IEA, Tirupati Epileptology Oration on 8.12.2012 at SVIMS, Tirupati and Dr S Kalyana Raman former Professor of Neurosurgery Madras Medical Collage Chennai  delivered talk on “ Frequently asked questions by Patients and Care givers about  Epilepsy”

22.   Fourth IEA, Tirupati Epileptology Oration on 7.12.2013 at SVIMS, Tirupati and DR. K.Radhakrishnan, Former Director and Senior Professor of Neurology. Sri Chitra Tirunal Institute of Medical Sciences. Trivendrum, delivered talk on “Neurocysticercosis as a model of Epileptogenesis”

23.   21st Annual Conference of AP Neuroscientists Association on 21st -22nd of  June 2014 and also Preconference workshop on “Approach to Eye Movements from Bench to Bedside on 20th of June 2014.

24.   The FIFTH   IEA Oration was organized on 26th December,2014 at Sri Padmavathi Auditorium,SVIMS at 3.00 PM Dr Pravina.U.Shah, Senior Consultanting Neurologist, Mumbai delivered the Fifth Oration on the Topic “Holistic Management of Epilepsy”.She touched upon various aspects related to Epilepsy

25.   Sixth  IEA, Tirupati Epileptology Oration on 5.09.2015 at SVIMS, Tirupati and Prof.M.Gourie-Devi. Emeritus Professor of Neurology,  Department of Neurology,
Institute of Human Behaviour and Allied Sciences (IHBAS), New Delhi, India and    Former Director-Vice Chancellor, Professor of Neurology, National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences (NIMHANS), Bangalore. delivered talk on "Impact of Pharmacogenomics on the treatment of Epilepsy"

26.   CME on “Management of acute ischemic stroke in window period” on October 22nd 2016      in Sri Padmavathi Auditorium SVIMS, Tirupati

27.   The Seventh  IEA Oration was organized on 18th November 2017 at Sri Padmavathi Mahila medical collage Lecture Auditorium,SVIMS at 3.00 PM  by , Dr. Sanjeev V. Thomas
Professor of Neurology and Head R. Madhavan Nayar Centre for Comprehensive Epilepsy Care Department of Neurology Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology Trivandrum, India
on the Topic "Epilepsy care tailored To Women”.

28.   Live Work shop and Symposium on Deep Brain Stimulation(DBS) for Parkinson’ Diseaseon 25th & 26th May 2018 by Department of NeuroSciences (Department of neurology and Neurosurgery) at SVIMS Tirupati


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