Programme

Date : 27 January (Saturday), 2018
Breakfast: Time: 08:00AM to 08:30AM
Inaugural Function : 08:30AM to 09.00AM

Pre CME Evaluation

Questionnaires

09:00am 09.30am

Guest Speaker

Topic

Time

Chairpersons

Dr. Kabita Barua Barman MS
State Programme Officer, NPHCE
Introduction to geriatric care in Assam 09:30am- 09.50am Prof. NC Bhattacharyya MS, MCh (Pediatric Surgery)
Former Principal & Chief Supdt. of Tezpur Medical College & Hospital, Tezpur

Prof. AK Adhikari MD,
Principal cum Chief Superintendent, Gauhati Medical College, Assam

Prof. Prof. Rajendra Kr. Kalita MD (Ophth), MD (Physio)
Principal of Tezpur Medical College & Hospital, Tezpur
Prof. J Pal MD
Professor of Medicine RG Kar Medical College, Kolkata
Comprehensive geriatric assessment 09:50am- 10.10am
Dr. Nilakshi Mahanta MD
Associate Professor of Medicine Gauhati Medical College & Hospital, Assam
Falls in elderly 10:10am- 10:30am
Dr. Anku Moni Saikia MD
Professor of Community Medicine Gauhati Medical College, Guwahati, Assam
Nutrition in elderly 10:30am-10:50am
Prof. Ajaya Mahanta MD, DM
Consultant Neurologist Ex Prof & HOD of Neurology, Gauhati Medical College & Hospital
Diagnosis & prevention of Alzheimer’s Dementia 10:50am- 11:10am
Dr. Sasanka Kumar Barua MS, MCh
Associate Professor of Urology Gauhati Medical College & Hospital, Assam
Urinary Problem in Elderly 11:10am- 11:30am
Floor Interaction/Discussion With speakers 11:30am- 12:00am
Prof. Dipesh Bhagabati MD
Consultant Psychiatrist Ex Prof & HOD of Psychiatry, Gauhati Medical College & Hospital
Common psychiatric morbidities: Approaches to diagnosis and management 12:00am- 12:20pm Prof. Ajaya Mahanta MD, DM
Consultant Neurologist Former Prof & HOD of Neurology, Gauhati Medical College & Hospital

Prof. Dipali C. Deka MS
Director RIO, GMCH, Guwahati, Assam

Prof. BK Roy BDS MDS FICD
Professor and Head Orthodontics Regional Dental College, Guwahati
Prof. Swaroop Baruah MD
Professor & head of Geriatric Medicine, Gauhati Medical College & Hospital, Assam
Geriatric Care in Assam at Tertiary level 12:20pm- 12:40pm
Dr. NN Ganguly MS, PhD
Associate Professor of Surgery Jorhat Medical College & Hospital, Jorhat
Challenges of performing major surgeries on frail elderly under GA 12:40pm-01.00pm
Dr. Putul Mahanta MD
Associate Professor of Forensic Medicine Tezpur Medical College, Tezpur, Assam
Laws against elder abuse in India 01:00pm- 01:20pm
Floor Interaction / Discussion With speakers 01:20pm- 01:50pm
Lunch Lunch 01:50pm-02:30pm
Post CME Evaluation Questionnaires 02:30pm- 03.00pm
Prof. NC Bhattacharyya MS MCh
Senior Consultant, NRHM Assam Formerly Principal, Tezpur Medical College, Assam
Interactive session with Panelists (All invited prominent elderly citizen from different walks of life will interact with the speakers / expert) 03:00pm- 04:45pm
Valedictory function & Vote of thanks   04:45pm- 05:00pm