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

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Extra-curricular Activities

1) “International Convention on Challenges in Medical Education” MGM Medical college & hospital, Aurangabad on 9th to 11th January 2015 Dr. Hetal Rathod & Dr. Parul Sharma Associate Prof. attended the conference.

2) Maharashtra IPHA & IAPSM joint Conference on “Emerging Threats in public Health Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed to be University, Pune on 30th & 31st Jan. 2015 Dr. V. A. Kakrani, Dr. H. Rathod, Dr. Swati Ghonge, Dr. Atul Desale, Dr. Abhishik Mahajan, Dr. Madhur Raimule attended the conference. Dr. V. A.Kakrani was the chairperson for this conference.
Dr. Atul Desale presented paper on Assessment of depression in geriatric age group by using geriatric depression scale Dr. Abhishek Mahajan presented paper on Study of stigima faced by psychiatric patients Vis-à-vis those with somatic disorders

3) Intensive Pulse Polio activity at Satara, on 20th To 24th Jan. 2015 participated by Dr. Madhur Raimule, Dr. Abhishek Mahajan

4) Dr. Amitav Banerjee, Professor, Dept. of Community Medicine was invited as one of the International Guest Faculty for International Seminar on Public Health from 15th Jan to 20th Jan 2015, coinciding with the 10th Surin International Festival, by Surindra Rajabhat University, Surin Province, Thailand.

5) Following Faculty Members attended the “The Mind Education Specialist Training Program”held at Savitribai Phule Pune University on 11th Jan 2016.Dr. Hetal Rathod Associate Prof, Dr. Parul Sharma Associate Prof, Dr. Kajal Shrivasta Assistant Prof, Dr. Jyoti Landge Assistant Prof.

6) Dr. Charchit P.Mehta, Dr. Atul V.Desale, Dr. Vandana Kakrani, Dr. Jitendra S.Bhawalkar have published original article entitled “Economic Dependency and Depression in Elderly, National Journal of Krishna Institute of Medical Sciences University, Jan –Mar.2016 volume 5, issue 1, page no100.

7) Dr Amitav Banerjee, Professor, Department of Community Medicine was invited by Surindra Rajabhat University, Surin, Thailand as guest of honor during the annual academic and cultural meet hosted by the University between 15 Jan to 25 Jan 2016. Delegates from 19 countries Participated in the event.

Dr. Banerjee, participated in the following events:
  • As Editor in Chief was on Panel of commentators with other international editors during the new journals release event of the University.
  • Was speaker on "Manuscript Writing - Editor's perspective" during the plenary session of Journal Declaration event.
  • Was commentator during the oral paper presentation by PhD and Masters Program students of the University.
  • Delivered Key Note Address, "Role of Medicine in a Conflicting World" during the International Public Health Conference.

8) Dr Amitav Banerjee, also represented Dr DY Patil Medical College in co-hosting the International Public Health Conference, at Surin, Thailand. Dr. A. Banerjee Prof. Dept. of Community Medicine has conducted sessions on “Critical Evaluation of Journal Article”& Dr. S.L.Jadhav Prof. has conducted sessions on “Statistics” in the Basic Workshop in Research Methodology held at Smt. Kashibai Navale College of Physiotherapy, Narhe, Pune.on 13/02/16& 14/02/16.

9) Dr. A. Banerjee , Dr. S.L.Jadhav Prof. Dept. of Community Medicine Delivered a Lecture organized by Sumatibhai Shah Ayurveda Mahavidyalaya, Hadapsar, Pune. on 02/02/2016.

  1. Dr. A. Banerjee conducted the following sessions
    A) Introduction to Research Methodology & Study Designs- Descriptive studies.
  2. Dr. S. L. Jadhav conducted the following sessions
    A) Study Designs- Case Control & Cohort Studies and Study Designs- Experimental Studies.
    B) Dr. A. Banerjee Prof Dept. of Community Medicine has participated in the Medknow Editorial Meet (Wolters Kluwer) on 16Feb 2016 held in Mumbai, India.

10) The Department of Community Medicine conducted Workshop on Mind Education Programme on 5th March 2016 between 2:00pm to 4.30pm in Auditorium which was organized by Dr. D. Y. Patil Medical College for first year MBBS Students, pre& para clinical faculty.Mr.SeoMin Woo (IMEI Pune director) and spoke on ‘Mr.Doctor gaining man’s Heart’ Mr. Swapnil kadam (IMCI Nashik Director) spoke on ‘Optimistic and Pessmistic Mind’.

11) Dr. Hetal Rathod Professor, Dr. Parul Sharma Associate Prof, Dr. Kajal Shrivasta Assistant Dept. of Community Medicine attended the 60th National Annual Conference of Indian Public Health Associatio. organized by IPHA Uttarakhand State Branch In collaboration with the Department of Community Medicine, Himalayan Institute of Medical Sciences, SRH University, Swami Ram Nagar, Doiwala, Dehradun. from 04th March to 6th March 2016.

  • Dr. Parul Sharma Associate Prof, presented a Oral paper presentation in the same.
  • Dr. Kajal Shrivasta Assistant Prof, presented a Poster & she won prize for same

12) Ms. Anubhuti Dey and Mr. Sagar Maggo, 6th Semester students got 2nd prize in the Indian Public Health Association Zonal Quiz at B.J.Medical College, Pune, on 23rd March 2016.

13) Dr. J. S. Bhawalkar HOD, Dr. A. Banerjee , Dr. Hetal Rathod Prof. Dept. of Community Medicine Conducted seasons in research methodology workshop Organized by Dr. D. Y. Patil College of Aurved & Research Centre, Pimpri, Pune.on 14th & 15th March 2016.

A) Dr. J. S. Bhawalkar conducted the following session

  1. Case Control Study

B) Dr. A. Banerjee conducted the following session

  1. Introduction to Research Methodology & Descriptive Studies

C) . Dr. Hetal Rathod conducted the following session

  1. Types of Data & Data Presentaion

14) Dr. S. L.adhav Prof. Dept. of Community Medicine Conducted sessions in research methodology workshop Organized by l College of Ayurved & Research CentreNigadi, Pune on 22nd March 2016.
A) Inferential Statistics
B) Computer Assistance in Data analysis, along with Group Activity

15) Dr. Jyoti Landge Assitant Prof. Dept. of Community Medicine attended workshop on ‘Data Analysis Using Statistical Softwares’ held at Dr. Sushila Nayar school of Public Health Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences, Sewagram on 8-12 march 2016.

16) Dr. S. L. Jadahav Prof Dept. of Community Medicine participated in “Short Course on Biostatistics & Epidemiology for clinical and Public Health Research using SPSS”& Data base Creation using epidata and Manging references using Zotero conducted by Christian Medical College, Vellore, India. from 14-19 March 2016.

17) Dr. A. Banerjee, Dr. S.L. Jadhav Prof. Dept. of Community Medicine was invited as facilitator for research methodology course conducted by MUHS.on 07th June & 09th June 2016.

A) Dr. A. Banerjee conducted the following session

  1. Introduction to Research Methodology
  2. Descriptive Studies

B) Dr. S. L. Jadhav conducted the following session

  1. Evaluation of a diagnostic test
  2. Questionnaire Designing

18) Dr. Amitav Banerjee, Prof. Dept. of Community Medicine has been selected on the national editorial Advisory Board of the Journal “Perspectives in Medical research.” The Journal in indexed in Index medicus

19) Dr Amitav Banerjee, Professor and Head, Department of Community Medicine was invited by Shrimati Kashibai Navale Medical College, Pune as faculty for Research Methodology Workshop on 29 July 2016.
Dr. Banerjee, conducted the following sessions:

  1. Critical Appraisal of a Journal Article
  2. Writing a research Protocol

20) Dr Amitav Banerjee, Professor and HOD, Community Medicine was invited as guest speaker for Research Methodology organized by Scientific Committee, Singhad Dental College, Pune on 09 August 2016.

21) Dr S.L.Jadhav, Professor, Community Medicine was invited as guest speaker for Research Methodology organized by Scientific Committee, Singhad Dental College, Pune on 10th August 2016.

22) A training session on “Surveillance of Vaccine Preventable diseases” was successfully conducted by Dr. Chetan Khade, Polio Surveillance Officer at WHO at the department of Community Medicine on 22nd August 2016 from 2.00 pm to 4.00 pm. Faculty and residents from departments of Paediatrics, Microbiology and Community Medicine attended the training.

23) Dr. Amitav Banerjee, Prof. & HOD was invited as faculty for workshop on scientific writing and reviewing held by Medicial Journal Armed Forces India, AFMC Pune from 19th Sept.2016. Dr. Amitav Banerjee conducted session on “Reviewer’s Role Reviewing on article” on 20th Sept. 2016.

24) Dr. Hetal Rathod, Professor, Dept. of Community Medicine is awarded the Innovative Teaching Award for the year 2015.

25) Dr. Amitav Banerjee, Prof. & HOD was invited as Guest speaker for workshop on Medical Ethics at MIMER Medical College, Talegaon (D) Pune. Dr. Amitav Banerjee conducted a lecture on “Research & Publication Ethics” on 13th Oct.2016. Maharashtra Medical Council has granted 3 credit hours.

26) Dr S. L. Jadhav, Professor, Department of Community Medicine was invited by Research Methodology workshop BEL-AIR College of Nursing, Panchgani as faculty for Research Methodology Workshop on 15th October 2016.

Department of Community Medicine conducted
Guest Lecture “Gender and women’s health”
by Dr. Carol Vlassoff on 21st March 2014
Bal Swachchhata Abhiyan 14-19 nov 2014.
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