The theme for EMINDIA 2023 was “Patient-Centered Education, Research & Patient Care”
Dr DY Patil Medical College, Hospital and Research Centre, Pune, hosted the 19th edition of EMINDIA 2023, an annual mega-conference focusing on development, innovations and outlook in the field of emergency medicine. The conference was hosted in partnership with the WHO Collaborating Centre for Emergency and Trauma in South East Asia, The World Academic Council of Emergency Medicine (WACEM) and the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Nagpur and under the patronage of Academic College of Emergency Experts in India (ACEE), Emergency Medicine Association (EMA) and INDUSEM.
The five-day mega-conference had interactive workshops and training sessions for budding Emergency Medicine Experts, in the esteemed presence of Dr Sagar Galwankar, CEO, INDUSEM, & President, ACEE; Dr Sanjeev Bhoi, Director, WHO Collaborating Center for Emergency & Trauma Care, South-East Asia Region; Prof & Dr Siddharth P Dubhashi, HoD, Surgery, and Dean (Student Welfare), All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Nagpur; along with representatives from DPU Private Super Specialty Hospital, Pimpri, Pune, including Dr Kalpana Kelkar, Professor & HOD, Critical Care Medicine; Dr Varsha Shinde, Professor and HOD, Emergency Medicine; Dr Prachee Sathe, Professor and Consultant Critical Care Medicine; Dr Prashant Sakhavalkar, Associate professor and Consultant Incharge, Critical Care Medicine, and prominent dignitaries. The theme for this edition of the EMINDIA 2023 mega-conference focuses on Patient-Centered Education, Research and Patient Care.
The academic conclave was inaugurated by the honourable Dr PD Patil, Chancellor, Dr DY Patil Vidyapeeth (Deemed to be university), Pimpri, Pune, and Dr Yashraj Patil, Trustee and Treasurer, Dr DY Patil Vidyapeeth (Deemed to be university), Pimpri, Pune, in the esteemed presence of Dr Jonathan Jones, President, American Academy of Emergency Medicine, Dr. Liza Moreno –Walton, Immediate Past President, American Academy of Emergency Medicine, and other eminent dignitaries.
The two-day conclave witnesses highly experienced subject-matter experts sharing insights and learning about the role of Emergency Medicine in all walks of life. During the conclave, healthcare experts, physicians, and doctors from nationally and internationally prominent healthcare institutions including AIIMS, ACEE, and the American Academy of Emergency Medicine (AAEM), hosted workshops and thematic discussions around key topics like “India, America and the world of Emergency medicine,” “Principles of Developing Academic EM (Emergency Medicine) in India,” to name a few.
The 19th Edition of EMIndia had doctors, physicians and healthcare experts deliberate on critical aspects of emergency medicine, point-of-care ultrasound and emergency cardiology, and explore newer possibilities of innovations backed by new technological advances to enable better treatment outcomes for patients in the post-COVID Era. Also, a national CME (Continuing Medical Education) hosted in honour Dr Praveen Agarwal, Founding Head of the Academic Department of Emergency, Medicine at AIIMS, New Delhi, where select leaders in Emergency Medicine and Life will participate.