Indian Railway Association of Gynaecology and Obstetrics Conference begins in Chennai
Leading Doctors & Experts in the field of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Neonatologists from Railways, Indian Medical Association and Multi-specialty hospitals from across the country are participating in the Conference
The two-day National Conference of Indian Railway Association of Gynaecology and Obstetrics was inaugurated today, 4th January 2024. The Railway Hospitals of Southern Railway (Perambur Railway Hospital) and Integral Coach Factory in association with the Indian Medical Association of Tamil Nadu are jointly organizing the Indian Railway Association of Gynaecology and Obstetrics Conference (IRAGOCON 2024) in AWTI Auditorium, ICF, Chennai on 4th& 5th of January 2024.
Theme of the Conference
The theme of the conference is ‘Empowering Women's Health: Clinical Care Strategies in Gynaecology and Obstetrics’. The conference aims to provide a platform for sharing knowledge, fostering collaborative discussions, and promoting advancements in women's health. This conference has brought together distinguished professionals, experts, and enthusiasts in the field of Gynaecology and obstetrics for exploring innovative techniques and for establishing the Best Practice Standards for patient safety and satisfaction.
Participation by leading Medical Professionals
Dr. Sugandha Raha, Director General (Railway Health Services), Railway Boardgraced the occasion as Chief Guest. Shri. R. N. Singh, General Manager of Southern Railway and Shri. B.G. Mallya, General Manager of The Integral Coach Factory (ICF) are the distinguished Guests of Honour.
The conference was held under the aegis of Dr. M. Ravindran, Principal Executive Director (Health), Railway Board, New Delhi, Dr. Aniruddha Kirtania, Principal Chief Medical Director, Southern Railway and other senior Medical and Administrative officials of Southern Railway and ICF.
Principal Chief Medical Directors from all zones of Indian Railways and senior experts from Indian Medical Association, Tamil Nadu, and other leading medical experts from many popular Multispecialty hospitals in Chennai and other parts of the country participated in the conference.
Panel discussions, Seminars & Workshops
Eminent doctors and experts from the field of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Neonatologist and Endocrinologist will conduct various educative workshops, panel discussions and seminars on various topics such as Holistic approach in Intra Uterine Therapy, Recent Surgical Advances in Gynecological Malignancies, Endocrinological Disorders in Pregnancy, Vaccines in Pregnancy, Myomectomy-the Nuances, to name a few.
Address by the Guests of Honour
The Chief Guest, Dr. Sugantha Raha, Director General (Railway Health Services), Railway Board lauding the efforts of the Railway medical fraternity, stated that the Conference, with aptly chosen theme on advance treatment modalities with regard to women health care will be discussed by eminent specialists.
Shri. R.N. Singh, General Manager, Southern Railway and Shri. B.G. Mallya, General Manager, ICF congratulated & encouraged the Healthcare professionals for their commitment to optimal patient health care services and wished grand success for the conference.
Dr. S. Kalyani, the Organizing Secretary of the conference and the Medical Director of the Southern Railway Headquarters Perambur Railway Hospital, and a renowned Gynaecology and Obstetrics Expert elaborated on the theme of the conference and said that the conference is a testament to medical professionals’ commitment to excellence in healthcare. She added that the conference created a diverse platform for featuring live Surgical workshops, talks by renowned and expert speakers, interactive sessions, and opportunities for networking.