This page provides a summary of the 1st Annual Medical Summit, hosted by the
Center for Health and Medical Sciences (CHMS) of Venus International Foundation (VIF) on April 21, 2018 Chennai
The CHMS of VIF organized a full day Annual Medical Summit on April 21, 2018 at Le Royal Meridien, Chennai.
It is a 1st Meet and was attended by 46 participants (represented 4 Country: from Canada,
Bahrain, Malaysia and India) those are in an active clinical practice at Teaching Hospitals or Clinical
Establishments and working in the Medical Specialties, Surgical Specialties, Medical
Super Specialties and Surgical Super Specialties.
Theme: To discuss next-generation medicine – personalised vs precision medicine
This Meet provided a platform for collaborative relationships among
clinicians (working in the Medical Specialties, Surgical Specialties, Medical Super Specialties and Surgical Super Specialties)
to create and disseminate new scientific knowledge that will help to generate impactful
research about the safety and quality, efficiency, and effectiveness of healthcare in order to
inform and shape healthcare practice.
In many ways the meet is unique: the traditions of being by
invitation only, have always been intended to promote intense
and positive discussion between the experts in the field.
The intent of the meet is not archival publication, but rather to
provide a forum to build community and to stimulate discussion, new
insight and experimentation.
During the Inaugural session
Mrs. M. S. Sudha, Program Chair,
delivered the presidential address.
Prof. Srikumar Chakravarthi,
Perdana University, Malaysia
delivered Special Address.
Dr. Salman Hamad Alzayani,
Arabian Gulf University, Bahrain,
delivered Special Address.
Dr. Tanushree Mondal,
Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of West Bengal, India delivered Special Address.
The Summit Speakers and the titles of their talks were as follows:
Prof. (Dr.) Raj Kumar
Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, India
"Developments in Neurosurgery"
Dr. Tanushree Mondal
Dept. of Health & Family Welfare, Government of West Bengal, India
"Estimation of G6PD Status in the Rajbangshi Population of Sushrutanagar"
Dr. B. Ranjith Karthekeyan
Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute, India
Medical Awards Ceremony
Venus International Medical Awards (VIMA) scheme was
instituted in the year 2017 by the CHMS of VIF. It is presented yearly
during the AMS that is conducted during April
month of the year.
The scheme has a Criteria, Standards, Policy,
Nomination Application, Expert Committee and Judging Process that are
governed by the Board of Trust.
The VIMA 2018 is convened by the CHMS of VIF & will be conducted
in accordance with the VIF BOARD MEETING resolution vide F. No.
VIF/MIN/BM-I/2018 held on January 2, 2018 at VIF Head Quarters.
The VIMA 2018 invites nominations vide F. No. VIF/CFN/MA/2018
opened on January 19, 2018 from eligible individuals those are in an
active clinical practice at Teaching Hospitals or Clinical
The nominees are selected based on the Expert Committee report and Apex Committee recommendations.
Click here to view the VIMA 2018 Winners List