CMAAO Meeting on Long COVID - Post acute sequelae of SARS-COV2
Former President at Delhi Medical Council
Dr. AK Agarwal MBBS, MS, Former President at Delhi Medical Council. He started his academic career at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences where he worked as a Senior Resident from 1977-80. In 1981 he joined Maulana Azad Medical College as a Lecturer and over time, rose to the post of a Director Professor in ENT and DEAN of the same institution. Dr. Agarwal holds an overall teaching experience of over 30 years and has been involved in both undergraduate and postgraduate teaching. Dr. Agarwal has been a pioneer in the field of Prevention of Deafness in the country and in the South East Asia region as well. He is an Additional Director General Incharge & the National level Coordinator for the National Programme for Prevention and Control of Deafness that was started by the Government on a pilot basis in 2006 and has now been integrated with the National Rural Health Mission. Earlier, Dr. Agarwal took the lead in coordinating the Shravan Shakti Abhiyan being run by the Govt. of Delhi. He is also the Secretary General of the Sound Hearing 2030 initiative, WHO supported the programme to look into the Prevention of Deafness at various levels in the South East Asia Region. Dr. Agarwal served as Head of ENT department at MAMC for many years and as Medical Superintendent of the Lok Nayak Hospital in 2003-4.
Partnership for Safe Medicines (PSM) INDIA, Healthy You Foundation, Cell for Consumer Education and Advocacy (CCEA) Society.
Acquired degree from Senior Cambridge Board and subsequently Degree in Business Management with Marketing as major from Banaras Hindu University (BHU) in the year 1971. Awarded "Distinguished Alumni Award" in 2012 by the Institute of Management Studies, Banaras Hindu University (BHU). The World No-Tobacco Day 2013 Award Winner from the South-East Asia Region of World Health Organisation (WHO). Recognized by National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) as a Rural Innovator on improving access to safe drinking water. Conferred with BHAMASHAH AWARD for service to the consumers by the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) in 2013.
Chief Executive Officer of NABH and Paediatrician with a postgraduate degree from Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi
Presently the Chief Executive Officer of NABH, a constituent board of Quality Council of India, set up to establish and operate accreditation and allied programs for healthcare organizations. Was a member of the Accreditation committee NABH for 2 years and also a member Governing body, Chacha Nehru Bal Chikitsalaya Society, Govt of NCT of Delhi. 28 years of experience in health care services out of which he has 12 years of hospital administrative experience. Has established and developed the Chacha Nehru Bal Chikitsalaya (CNBC) hospital a super-specialty Public Pediatric hospital and managed the hospital as a Medical Superintendant from September 2003 to December 2012. Has contributed towards setting up and running of Pediatric Gastroenterology unit at Lok Nayak Hospital attached to Maulana Azad Medical College and later at Chacha Nehru Bal Chikitsalaya Hospital. Another significant contribution is towards Polio Eradication Program while working as a Surveillance Medical officer in WHO from the year 2000 to 2002. He Has been conferred State award for Service Doctors 2005.
Chairman, Department of Ophthalmology, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital and Chairperson, Vision Eye Centers, New Delhi
Dr A. K. Grover, Chairman, Department of Ophthalmology, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi is the recipient of the prestigious National award of Padma Shri by the President of India. Dr. Grover is the President of the All India Ophthalmological Society (AIOS), a board member of the Afro Asian Academy of Ophthalmology and Councillor at large of the Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology. (APAO) Dr. Grover is the past president of Oculoplastics Association of India, and vice President of the Asia Pacific Society of Oculoplastic and Reconstructive Surgery (APSOPRS). Dr. Grover is the recipient of the prestigious Col. Rangachari Award for the best paper presented at the AIOS. He has been awarded an honorary FRCS, honorary Fellowship of the International Council of Ophthalmology (FICO) and of the International Medical Science Academy (FIMSA) He has been awarded distinguished service award by the APAO and has received named orations from most regional, state and subspecialty societies in India. Dr. Grover has been invited to conduct courses or deliver guest lectures at the WOC, AAO, APAO, APSOPRS and the Afro Asian Congress. He has over 75 publications, 50 chapters and over 900 National and International presentations.
Senior Consultant Physician (Internal Medicine) at the Singapore Medical Specialists Centre
Dr. Chong Yeh Woei is a Senior Consultant Physician (Internal Medicine) at the Singapore Medical Specialists Centre. With more than 20 years of experience in private practice of internal medicine, he manages a wide spectrum of medical ailments. Being passionate in his practice, he listens and addresses the concerns of his patients and their family members. Dr. Chong studied medicine at the prestigious NUS on a Public Service Commission scholarship.
Treasurer, CMAAO, Vice Chairman, HKMACF
Dr. Alvin Yee-Shing Chan is a Treasurer, CMAAO, Vice Chairman, HKMACF.
Senior Central Executive Committee Member, Bangladesh Medical Association
Dr. Jamal Uddin Chowdhury is a Senior Central Executive Committee Member, Bangladesh Medical Association.
Medical Director, Arthritis and Autoimmunity Center, University of Pittsburgh, USA
Dr Rohit Aggarwal is an Associate Professor of medicine at the University of Pittsburgh and medical director of the Arthritis and Autoimmunity Center at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC), USA. He is the co-director of UPMC Myositis Center. His areas of interest are clinical and translational research in inflammatory muscle diseases, specifically myositis and associated interstitial lung disease. Dr Aggarwal graduated from the University College of Medical Sciences and Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital in 2003.
Associate Professor of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, USA
Dr Nidhi Aggarwal is Associate Professor of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, USA. Dr Nidhi Aggarwal is a member of the Division of Hematopathology and Director of the Molecular Hemato-Oncology Service.
Clinical immunologist at Aurora Sheboygan Clinic in Sheboygan, WI
Dr. Monica Vasudev, MD is a board-certified allergist and clinical immunologist at Aurora Sheboygan Clinic in Sheboygan, WI.
Past President, Malaysian Medical Association
Dr. Ravi Naidu is a Past President, Malaysian Medical Association, Malaysia.
Secretary General, Pakistan Medical Association
Dr. Qaisar Sajjad is a ENT Specialist and ENT Surgeon. Dr. Qaisar Sajjad is among the Best ENT Specialist in Karachi. He has a MBBS, DLO (OTO-RHINO-LARYNGOLOGY) and M.S. (ENT) degree along with an experience of 35 years. Dr. Qaiser had multi-facet personality. He carried out more than 26,000 surgeries during his public services. Currently he holds the post of Secretary General Pakistan Medical Association.
General Physician at Kasturba Medical College, Manipal
Dr Meenakshi Bamalwa Soni is a General Physician at Kasturba Medical College, Manipal.
Chairperson Employed Doctors Advocacy Forum South African Medical Association
He is Chairperson Employed Doctors Advocacy Forum South African Medical Association
Executive Director Global Operations Totem International Institute of Organizational Psychological Medicine
Professor Dr. Russell D'Souza is currently the Executive Director Global Operations Totem International Institute of Organizational Psychological Medicine. He completed his medical graduation MBBS in 1977 and post graduate training and Doctor of Medicine at Madras Medical College, University of Madras, Madras India. He has contributed to psychiatry, mental health service and rural health service in Australia and worked in Australian Public health system for the last 27 years. He has over 50 publications in peer reviewed journals and has contributed to chapters in books. In 2006 he received the Membership of the Royal Australasian College of Medical Administrators. In 2007 he was accepted as a Candidate for the Fellowship Training Program of the Royal Australasian College of Medical Administrators with Advanced standing granted for his experience in Medical Administration.
Principal Consultant and Head ENT, Ear Nose Throat, Max Super Speciality Hospital, Saket, New Delhi, India
Dr. Sumit Mrig served as senior consultant and HOD ENT and also Cochlear Implant Surgery from June 2010 until April 2016. He is one of India's and Asia's youngest Cochlear Implant Surgeons. Dr. Mrig has successfully performed over 360 cochlear implants in children and also adults. He Have DNB ENT, 2008. MS ENT - MAMC and LNH ,Maulana Azad Medical 2007. MBBS - UCMS and GTB Hospital, Delhi University, 2002. He was recently given the 'Bharat Excellence Award' for his contributions to deafness awareness in India and Susruta Prize for clinical performance in ENT will be presented during the Max Healthcare annual award event in October 2019. MAX CEO Award for 2018 in honour of Max Healthcare's exceptional demonstration of fundamental principles. Max Healthcare Institute Limited received the VALYOU Award at URJA 2017.
MMA immediate past president
Dr. Subramaniam Muniandy is a MMA immediate past president.