NEW DELHI (TIP): The 10th edition of the annual Global Healthcare Summit
(GHS) 2016 organized by the American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (AAPI) will be held at the Maurya Hotel, New Delhi from January 1st to 4th, 2016, Dr. Seema Jain, President-Elect of AAPI, announced during a press conference at the India Habitat Center in New Delhi on January 6th, 2015.
Stating that women are nation-builders, who play a critical role in the growth of each family, Dr. Jain, a Psychiatrist, based in New Jersey told the media persons that focus of GHS2016 will be on women-related issues, seeking to create awareness among women on their role as nation builders and “AAPI will spearhead a campaign to prevent infant and maternal mortality, cardio issues, infection control, and antiboiotics as well as women’s leadership” she said. Lamenting that women who sacrifice everything to raise families often forget to care for themselves, Dr. Jain said,
“AAPI is inviting Priyanka Chopra and any other celebrity who wants to be part of the next GHS in New Delhi and be part of AAPI’s initiatives.”
Among others who had addressed the press conference and made tangible suggestions to work collaboratively between API, Indian Medial Association (IMA), Medical Council of India (MCI) and American Heart Association (AHA) included, John Mainers of AHA, Dr. K Aggarwal of IMA, Dr. Giridhar Giani of MCI, and Dr. Sumit Sena of AIIMS. Anwar Feroz, Honorary Advisor of AAPI, coordinated the media event.