Health foundation of rural India(HFRI) Health Seminar 2016

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

For more info

contact us at

info@ekaldc.org

Geeta Kansal

(240) 506-5327

gkansal@yahoo.com

Ashwin Saboo

(240) 421-8179

saboo.ashwin.2007@gmail.com

L. Peri

(571) 218-7989

Sudhir Sekhsaria (301) 526-4402

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

Dr. Shubhangi Thakur

President

732-548-9119 sthakurmd@gmail.com

Dr. Shashi Srivastav

Advisor

301-424-747

moxyrani@gmail.com

Pragyakant Manglik

Secretary

914-960-0694 pragyakant@yahoo.com

Chairperson

856-435-9148

gandhiom1943@yahoo.com

Dr. Rajan Barma

Advisor

510-396-1571

rajbarma@gmail.com

Links for future reference

HFRI, Health Foundation for Rural India website

https://hfriusa.org

Ekal Vidyalaya website

http://www.ekal.org