IMA Barasat Programme

IMA Barasat Programme

Activities
A public awareness programme on the topic "Internet Addiction" was organized in IMA Barasat Barasat Branch. I have given a talk about the addiction and elaborated many aspects of it along with Dr. Tirthankar Dasgupta. The programme was presided over by the IMA Barasat President Dr. Tapan Kumar Biswas. IMA Barasat Program
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BIMACON 2023

BIMACON 2023

Activities
I have attended BIMACON 2023 (Annual conference of Indian Medical Association, Bengal State Branch) at Stadel Hotel, Kolkata where our own Barasat IMA Branch was announced as the best branch. Dr. Santanu Sen, Past President of IMA National, incoming president Dr. Nirmal Majhi was among the dignitaries present on the occasion. BIMACON 2023-1 BIMACON 2023-2
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ANCIPS 2023

ANCIPS 2023

Activities
In ANCIPS 2023 at Bhubaneshwar, Really felt honored to chair the session of Prof Norman Sartorius (Former Director of WHO and Past President of WPA) along with Prof. Mohan Issac on 3rd Feb 2023. It was mind blowing presentation on “Comorbidity of Mental and Physical Disorders: A Major Challenge for Medicine of the 21st Century”. Prof Norman Sartorius session Prof Norman Sartorius
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Walkathon at ANCIPS 2023

Walkathon at ANCIPS 2023

Activities
ANCIPS 2023 was greatly start with a great walkathon led by Dr. Amrit Pattojoshi (Org. Secretary) , Dr. Tophan Pati (Org. Chair), Dr. Shuvendu, Dr. Samrat, Dr. Tanmaini, Dr. Debdatta, Dr. Sana and team Orissa. This great event was attended by a huge gathering of about 2500 people. ANCIPS 2023_Walkathon 1 ANCIPS 2023_Walkathon 2
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Talk at APICON 2023

Talk at APICON 2023

Activities
I had a talk on “ Revisiting Z-Therapy “ in APICON 2023, Ahmedabad. Almost 5000 physicians throughout the country attended the conference. One more good thing is that a book titled “INDIAN CONSENSUS STATEMENT ON THE EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT OF INSOMNIA DISORDERS ” was released by Hon Health Minister of Gujarat. It’s a joint initiative by Association of Physicians of India (API) and Indian Society for sleep Research (ISSR) . Proud to be one of the authors of the book. APICON 2023_1 APICON 2023_2
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Mathuranath Mukherjee Award

Mathuranath Mukherjee Award

Activities
A blessed day in my life. At the 46th Annual conference of IMA Barasat Branch, I received the prestigious Mathuranath Mukherjee Award, for commendable contribution to Medical Profession, Society and dedication to IMA, with the Best IMA member of the Year 2022-2023. I am grateful to all my seniors and colleagues at IMA Barasat for their love and generosity. Mathuranath Mukherjee Award 1 Mathuranath Mukherjee Award 2
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IPS BKP Local Branch Programme

IPS BKP Local Branch Programme

Activities
Attended the programme of IPS Barrackpore-Kalyani-Barasat Local Branch at Ubique Hotel, Barrackpore on “Augmentation Strategies in Management of MDD” and “Newer approaches in management of Bipolar Depression”.Joined in a panel discussion with Dr. Prabir Paul, Dr. Gautam Saha, Dr. Suddhendu Chakraborty, Dr. Malay Sarkar, Dr. Mrinmay Das, Dr. Sayantan Chattopadhyay and Dr. Siddharth Garg on the second topic. IPS BKP Branch Programme
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Art Therapy Guidebook

Art Therapy Guidebook

Activities
Attended the launch of one of the first of its kind, "Art Therapy Guidebook", brainchild of Dr. Debasish Bhattacharya at AHAM in presence of Dr.R R Ghosh Roy, Prof. O. P. Singh, Dr. Shyamal Chakraborty, Dr. Arabinda Bramha and others. Art Therapy Guidebook launch
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rTMS in Psychiatry

rTMS in Psychiatry

Blogs
rTMS Machine Various novel and non-invasive brain stimulation methods have come in last two decades Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Magnetic Seizure Therapy Deep Brain Stimulation Vagus Nerve Stimulation Although they differ in means of application and degree of invasiveness, all of these procedures are essentially electrical in nature. Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Brief historical Overview The Machine How to Administer How Does it Act Adverse Effects Therapeutic Applications Brief  history… Faraday in 1831 showed that a time-varying magnetic field can induce a current in a nearby conductor The French scientist d’Arsonval in 1896 reported on the first application of TMS in humans. He induced phosphenes (a flickering-light sensation not elicited    by visual perception), vertigo, and syncope in subjects whose heads were placed in a large electromagnetic coil. In 1959, Kolin demonstrated for…
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AIPI Annual at Kota, Rajasthan

AIPI Annual at Kota, Rajasthan

Activities
On 17th December delivered a talk on “NEUROMODULATION TECHNIQUES AND ITS APPLICATION IN PRIVATE PRACTICE” in 19th Annual National Conference of Association of Industrial Psychiatry of India. The conference was held at Kota in Rajasthan. 19th AIPI Annual 1 19th AIPI Annual 2
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