The AMS 2018

Meet Code: AM18EN01SN-011

Type: Academic Workshop

Normalized Pub. Name:
1st Annual Medical Summit

Acronym: AMS 2018

Date: April 21, 2018

Location City: Chennai

Location Country: India

46 Participants

Overseas: 3

Domestic: 43

Represented Countries: 4

Represented Institutions: 40

1st Annual Medical Summit - AMS 2018


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.

Objectives of the Meet

To support the principles of and overcome the challenges related to clinical & research missions
To discuss next-generation medicine – personalised vs precision medicine
To focus Leadership thoughts on what makes hospitals smart
To discuss on digital technology for early disease detection, personalized treatment and prevention (Integrating Technology, Patients and Doctors)

Inaugural Session

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/AMS 2018 & Director/VIF), 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.

Keynote Session

The Summit Speakers and the titles of their talks were as follows:

Dr. B. Ranjith Karthekeyan, Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute, India
Perioperative Arrhythmia

Dr. Tanushree Mondal, Dept. of Health & Family Welfare, Government of West Bengal, India
Estimation of G6PD Status in the Rajbangshi Population of Sushrutanagar

Prof. (Dr.) Raj Kumar, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, India
Developments in Neurosurgery

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 Establishments.

The nominees are selected based on the Expert Committee report and Apex Committee recommendations.

Click here to view the VIMA 2018 Winners List