Tele-e-Health Aravind - Madurai June 19, 2016
Tele-e-Health Conference, a National Conference & Exhibition on eHealth, Telemedicine and Health ICT was held on 18th June 2016 at Madurai by the Telemedicine Society of India, TN Chapter, in association with Indian Medical Association - IMA, Tamil Nadu.
This is the first occasion IMA is working jointly with Telemedicine Society of India to organize a telemedicine conference in India. The Conference had scientific sessions with a focus on broad areas of ICT Technology in Healthcare, Telemedicine Technology, New Age Medical Informatics - Tele Education & surgical Informatics, Disruptive models in delivering healthcare along with Demonstration & Exhibition on Telemedicine technology, Digital medical devices, remote diagnostics, video communication, Wearable sensor devices, Biosensors, etc.
The Guest of honor was Ms. Geetha Lakshmi, Vice Chancellor of Dr.MGR Medical University. Around 180 participants including doctors, professionals from e Health and telemedicine industry, startups, students across India attended this conference.
As a Patron of the Tamil Nadu Chapter – TSI, Dr. P. Namperumalsamy, Chairman Emeritus, delivered the special address on “Telemedicine – Telehealth” at the 1st National Conference & Exhibition on eHealth, Telemedicine & Health ICT at LAICO – 18 June 2016.
Dr. P. Namperumalsamy was presented with “Scroll of Honour” towards his outstanding services in delivering eye care to rural poor through telemedicine.