Dr. D.Y. Patil Medical College, Hospital & Research Centre

Past Event

17th Annual National Conference of Association of Industrial Psychiatry of India

Saturday, January 20, 2018     To    
Sunday, January 21, 2018

Dr. D. Y. Patil Medical College, Hospital & Research Centre Pimpri, Pune 411018.

  • 114 delegates from all over India attended the conference. The conference focused on its academic content and participation from all Medical Colleges in the city. There were 28 speakers in 12 scientific sessions chaired by 16 chairpersons. There were 12 guest speakers from across the country, 12 free papers and 19 posters.


    The conference began with Saraswati Vandana sung by the students of Nursing  College and the lamp lighting ceremony followed by the welcome address by the President and Org Chairperson Dr. ( Brig) D Saldanha Professor and HOD Psychiatry Dr D Y Patil Medical College and Research Centre Pimpri.Pune 411018. Result

    Dr. P. N. Razdan, Vice Chancellor, Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth, Pimpri, Pune highlighted the importance of this conference that the mental health of the people who worked in the industries is important for its advancement in production and growth. He wished the conference the success in its academic interaction spread over two days. He also welcomed each of those present in the audience as well as those who have come from far to attend the same and wished them the very best.

    Dr. Yashraj Patil, Trustee and Treasurer, Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth Society, Pimpri, Pune then released the E Souvenir of the association. The event was graced by Dr. Amarjit Singh, Principal Director & CEO, Dr. (Mrs) P. Vatsalaswamy, Director Academics and Dr. J. S. Bhawalkar, Dean. Result

    Dr (Brig) D. Saldanha the outgoing President of the association introduced the incoming President Dr. (Brig) MSVK Raju and handed over the medallion of the Association and confirmed his status  as the new President of the association. He also welcomed him to give an acceptance speech which he duly complied. Dr. Bushan Chaudhuri then gave a vote of thanks to all to end the   inaugural function.

    The main feature of the conference was:-

    1.Dr ( Brig) D Saldanha Prof and HOD received the Life time achievement  award in the form of the prestigious “Gopal Gayatri Award” of AIPI. Result

    2.Dr Suprakash Chaudhury Professor Department of Psychiatry was elected as President elect of AIPI.

    3.Dr Bushan Chaudhuri Associate Professor Department of Psychiatry was elected Secretary of AIPI.

    4.Dr Jaideep Patil  Asst Professor Department of Psychiatry was elected  Treasurer  of the AIPI.


    The following Faculty as well as residents received the awards

    Dr. D. (Brig ) D Saldanha and Dr Suprakash Chaudhury  shared  Dr G C Boral Award  with Dr Madalsa for the original “Association of Night Shift work with sleep ,anxiety,depression and fatigue among workers in Textile Industry” Result

    1.Dr. Preethi Menon Shared the award with Dr Samiksha Sahu, Dr Suprakash Chaudhury and Dr D. Saldanha for her work on “Association of stress and risk taking behaviour with gender in undergraduate Medical Students”.

    2.Dr. Adnan Kadiyani was adjudged as runner up for the best poster by a Post graduate  student.

    3.Dr. Ekram Goyal was awarded the Charu Shiv award for the best free oral presentation by a Post graduate student.

 Saturday, April 8, 2017.

Eighth Convocation 2017

 Friday, April 1, 2016

Seventh Convocation 2016

 Friday, June 26, 2015

Sixth Convocation 2015

 Saturday, April 26, 2014

Fifth Convocation 2014

 Sunday, April 14, 2013

Fourth Convocation 2013

 Saturday, June 09, 2012

Third Convocation 2012

 Friday, March 18, 2011

Second Convocation 2011

 Saturday, April 10, 2010

First Convocation 2010