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Health foundation of rural India(HFRI) Health Seminar 2016

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Goal

Is to provide support for healthcare training of Arogya Sevikas in India. Click here for a report from our event in 2015. 

On Saturday, June 18, 2016, 9 am-5 pm

at Executive Office Building Cafeteria, 101 Monroe Street Rockville, MD 20850

Executive Office Building

Program Outline

8:30 am-9:00 am Registration, Networking, and Tea

9:00 am-9:15 am
Welcome by Ekal DC & Dr. Veena Gandhi (HFRI Chairperson)

9:15 am-11:50 am Session 1 Presentations

Presentation#1. Education to Prevent Anemia: Impact of Earthopia Arogya joint project
        by Sunil Ishairzay, Aron Heinz, & Dr. Mukul Bhatia

Presentation
#2. Providing appropriate technological tools to improve access to Healthcare in rural India
        by Mr. Sunil  Kolhekar CITI

Presentation
#3. Intellicare Health kiosk in Kolkata
        by Dr. Acharya - JHU, Neha Goel - JHU, Rajan Barma

Presentation
#4. Community Health Workers and their Roles in Global Healthcare Systems with special reference to India 
        by Dr. V.K. Raju

Presentation
#5. Relevance of Last Mile Health and Mississippi Project to Health Care Delivery in Ekal villages in India
        by Mr. Vish Varma

11:50 am-12:00 pm
Closing Remarks and Questions 

12:00 pm-01:30 pm
Lunch & Keynote Speech by Dr. Ahmed Calvo – “Senior Medical Officer” US Department of Health and Human Services (HSS) on  
 Visualizing a Cooperative Project: Arogya-Montgomery County- HSS

1:30 pm-5:00 pm Session 2 Presentations

HFRI working committee meetings on various internal processes and issues
#1.Goals of HFRI for 2016 by Dr. Veena Gandhi
#2. Fundraising activities & strategies planning by Dr. S. Thakur on Gala in Kenilworth, NJ
#3. Financial statements and planning by Mr. Jayesh Mehta
#4. Discussion about bylaws, 501(C)3 and others by Various Committees
#5 HFRI National Meeting planning by Dr. V. Gandhi
#6. Website Maintenance by Mr. Amit Shukla, & Viral Patel
#7. Strategic Thinking about HFRI (slogan, stationery, etc) by Dr. Gandhi

5:00 pm  
Vote of thanks

Our team

Dr. Veena Gandhi
Chairperson
856-435-9148
gandhiom1943@yahoo.com
Dr. Shubhangi Thakur
President
732-548-9119 sthakurmd@gmail.com
Pragyakant Manglik
Secretary
914-960-0694 pragyakant@yahoo.com
Dr. Rajan Barma
Advisor
510-396-1571
rajbarma@gmail.com
Dr. Shashi Srivastav 
Advisor
301-424-747    
moxyrani@gmail.com

Links for future reference

HFRI, Health Foundation for Rural India website


Ekal Vidyalaya website

For more info

contact us at 

Geeta Kansal 
(240) 506-5327

Ashwin Saboo
 (240) 421-8179

L. Peri 
(571) 218-7989

Sudhir Sekhsaria (301) 526-4402
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