Programme

 

Workshop on (22nd November | 2017)
S.No
  WORKSHOP
  COORDINATORS
  VENUE
  TIME
NO. OF PARTICIPANTS
1
Practical Mycology: How to help patient management
Dr. Arunaloke Chakrabarti,
Dr. Shiva Prakash
Microbiology Lecture Theatre
(MLT) & Practical Hall, 2nd Floor, Deptt of Microbiology, Academic Block, RIMS, Ranchi
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
30
2
Diagnosis of Opportunistic Parasites
Dr. Sarman Singh
Microbiology Seminar Hall, 2nd Floor, Deptt of Microbiology, Academic Block, RIMS, Ranchi
08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
20
3
Scientific Writing (IAMM)
Dr. V. Balaji
Seminar Hall-1, 5th Floor, Academic Block, RIMS, Ranchi
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
30
4
Audits in Infection Control
Dr. Apurba S. Sastry
Seminar Hall-2, 5th Floor,
Academic Block, RIMS, Ranchi
08:30 AM - 06:00 PM
30
5
Quality Assurance and Accreditation (ISO-15189:2012)
Dr. Rajendra Surpam
Seminar Hall-3, 5th Floor,
Academic Block, RIMS, Ranchi
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
30
6
WHONET: Hands on Training (participants have to bring their laptops)
Dr. Rajni Gaind,
Dr. Manisha Jain 
Seminar Hall-4, 5th Floor,
Academic Block, RIMS, Ranchi
08:30 AM - 05:45 PM
20
7
 Syndromic Approach to undifferentiated fevers.
Dr. Chand Wattal,
Dr. Tapas K. Sahoo
Conference Hall, Medanta
Hospital, Ranchi
10:00 AM - 03:30 PM
30
8
 Setting up of Infection Control programme in Hospital
Dr. Bansidhar Tarai,
Dr. Md. Noman Alam,
Dr. Tapas K. Sahoo
Auditorium, Medanta Hospital, Ranchi
08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
30
9
Current tools in the diagnosis of TB in the Clinical Microbiology Laboratory
Dr. Ranjit Kumar,
Dr. Deepthi Nair
BD Diagnostics
Itki TB Sanatorium, Itki, Ranchi
08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
20
10
Molecular Multiplex detection of Dengue Serotypes - need of the hour.
Roche
Molecular Lab, VRDL, Department of Microbiology, RIMS
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
20

CME on (23rd November | 2017)
 
S.No
TOPICS
SPEAKERS
  VENUE
NO. OF PARTICIPANTS
TIME
1 Antibiotics: From Laboratory to Prescriber Dr. Chand Wattal, Dr. S. Todi Hotel BNR Chanakya, Station
Road, Ranchi
100
11:30 AM - 04:00 PM
2 CDC & ASM CME: Changing Face of Zoonotic Infections in India & Emerging Challenges of Associated Laboratory Biosafety & Biosecurity Dr. Daniel Garcia, Dr. Mayank Dwivedi
Dr. Mala Chhabra, Dr. Cecelia Williams
Hotel BNR Chanakya, Station
Road, Ranchi
50
10:00 AM - 04:00 PM

 

DAY- 1 (24th November | 2017)
07:30 - 09:00 AM REGISTRATION
09:00 - 09:45 AM Dr. K. B. Sharma IAMM Junior Best Paper Award
09:45 - 10:30 AM IAMM Presidential Oration
10:30 - 11:00 AM IAMM Endowment Oration
11:00 - 11:30 AM TEA/COFFEE BREAK
11:30 - 12:00 PM Keynote Lecture: "Clinical Microbiology -the way forward : Breaking barriers, building bridges" Dr. V. Ravi
12:00 - 01:00 PM IAMM Student Symposium: Biosafety & Biosecurity Moderator:
Dr. Rahul Narang
01:00 - 02:30 PM LUNCH
VENUE
HALL A
HALL B
HALL C
HALL D
SESSION BIOMERIEUX Clinical Grand Round
02:30 - 04:00 PM Automation in Microbiology-Expectations of a Physician! Challenges in yeast infections
ESCMID Sessions
STI
 
02:30 - 02:50 PM Microbiology: Time to automate or wait-
Dr. Dinesh Kaul
Candida auris infection - Dr. M. R. Shivaprakash
Mechanism of resistance to polymyxins in Gram negative-
Dr. Katy Jeannot
Resurgence of Syphilis-
Dr. Poonam Gupta
 
02:50 : 03:10 PM Identification techniques: Fast and furious-
Dr. Aruna Poojary
Intraabdominal candidiasis/ Is it mandatory to perform antifungal sensitivity in all laboratories- Dr. Oliver Corneley Transmission of plasmid-borne antimicrobial resistance: Do we know enough? Can we control it? -Dr. Surbhi M. Kumar Resistance in gonococcal infections
-Dr. Manju Bala
 
03:10 - 03:30 PM Recent advances in automated AST-
Dr. Sonal Saxena
Antifungal Resistance in Candida-
Dr. Anupma Jyoti Kindo
  Mycoplasma genitalium infection
- Dr. Rama Chaudhry
 
03:30 - 04:00 PM Panel Discussion
Moderators- Dr. Chand Wattal, Dr. S. P. Thyagarajan & Dr. Reba Kanungo
Panelists- Dr. Sanjay Kumar, Dr. Amar Verma and above faculties.
Open house Open house Open house  
CHAIRPERSONS Dr. Chand Wattal,
Dr. S. P. Thyagrajan
Dr. Arunaloke Chakrabarti,
Dr. Ravinder Kaur
Dr. Manas Sarkar,
Dr. Pallab Ray
Dr. Rama Chaudhary,
Dr. Anant Nagendra
 
04:00 - 04:30 PM TEA/COFFEE BREAK        
VENUE HALL A HALL B HALL C HALL D  
04:30 - 06:00 PM Plenary Plenary: Beckmann Coulter session Panel Discussion: BMW 2016 Implementation challenges in healthcare Sponsored Symposium  
04:30 - 05:00 PM IAMM DEBATE: We do not have any problem in prescribing generic antimicrobials. Debaters: Dr. Pallab Ray, Dr. Bansidhar Tarai, Dr. Sanjay Kumar, Dr. J. K. Mitra Methods and technique available for AST & MIC-
Dr. Aroma Oberoi
Panelist: Dr. B. L. Sherwal,
Dr. Raman Sardana,
Dr. Ravinder Aggrawal,
Dr. Sumi, Dr. Malini Capoor, Dr. Poonam Gupta,
Dr. Amber Prasad
 
     
05:00 - 05:30 PM Interpretation of MIC & Its role in PKPD-
Dr. Uma Sekar
05:30 - 06:00 PM PK PD of antimicrobials: Clinical Implications-
Dr. Vikas Gautam
CHAIRPERSONS Coordinator -
Dr. Rajesh Bhatia,
Dr. Chand Wattal
Dr. Rajni Gaind Moderator:
Dr. Sumi Nandwani
ORAL PAPER SESSION 04:30 - 06:00 PM
VENUE
SEMINAR
ROOM - 1
SEMINAR
ROOM-2
SEMINAR ROOM-3
SEMINAR
ROOM-4
MUSEUM HALL
MLT
ORAL PAPER SESSION
04:30 - 06:00 PM
BACTERIOLOGY
(BA)
VIROLOGY(VR)
+HIV (HIV)
MYCOLOGY(MY)+
MYCOBACTERIOLOGY
(MYB)
PARASITOLOGY
(PT)+
HAI(HAI)+
MOLECULAR(MR)
AMR(AMR)
+ZOONOTIC(Z)& ANAEROBIC INFECTIONS(AN)
BA -O-01 TO BA -O-10
VR-O-01 TO VR-O-06
HIV-O-01 TO HIV-O-03
MY-O-01 TO MY-O-04
MYB-O-01 TO
MYB-O-05, MYB-O-12
PT-O-01 TO PT-O-02
HAI-O-01 TO HAI-O-05
MR-O-01 TO MR-O-02
AMR-O-01 TO AMR-O-05
Z-O-01, Z-O-03
AN-O-01 TO AN-O-03
E-POSTER SESSION (2.00 PM TO 5.00 PM)
E-POSER AREA
SCREEN 01,2, & 3
SCREEN 04
SCREEN 05
SCREEN 06
SCREEN 07
SCREEN 08
CATEGORY
BACTERIOLOGY
(BA)
AMR
VIROLOGY
MYCOLOGY
MYCOBACTERIOLOGY (MYB)
MOLECULAR (MR)
ZOONTIC (z) & ANAEROBIC (AN)
HAI
BA-P-01 TO 15 : SCREEN - 1
BA-P-16 TO 30 : SCREEN - 2
BA-P-31 TO 45 : SCREEN - 3
AMR-P-01 TO 15
VR-P-01 TO 15
VR-P-24
VR-P-47
MY-P-01 TO 15
MYB-P-01 TO 04 ,MYB-P-06 TO 15
HAI-P-02 TO 15
06:30 - 08:00 PM
Cultural Event in HALL A
08:00PM onwards
DINNER (Food Court)

 

DAY - 2 (25th November | 2017)
VENUE HALL A
08:45 - 09:45 AM IAMM QUIZ Moderator: Dr. Vikas Manchanda
10:00 - 10:30 AM TEA/COFFEE BREAK
10:30 - 12:00 PM IAMM SYMPOSIUM: Emerging and Re-emerging Zoonotic Diseases Moderator:
Dr. R. B. Surpam
12:00 - 01:00 PM IAMM GBM
01:00 - 02:00 PM LUNCH
VENUE
HALL A
HALL B
HALL C
HALL D
02:.00 - 03:30 PM Plenary: WHO Session on "Strengthening Surveillance of antimicrobial resistance in India "
Dr. Lata Kapoor, Dr. Anuj Sharma
Dr. B. L. Sherwal
Panelists: Dr. Shobha Broor, Dr. V. Balaji, Dr. Lata Kapoor, Dr. Anuj Sharma, Dr. Purva Mathur
Chairperson- Dr. Shobha Broor
03:30 - 05:00 PM Recognizing Sepsis, Every Second Counts
(BIOMERIEUX)
Symposium on Tuberculosis
(BD)
Neglected Bacterial Infections in India
Vaccines: Shaping Global Health
 
03:30 - 03:50 PM Need to Recognise Sepsis Early-
Dr. Tapas Kumar Sahoo
TB Control Policy guidelines and national strategic plan
- Dr. Sunil Khaparde
Anthrax in India:
Dr. Saugata Majumdar
Developing vaccine: roadmap to success:
Dr. Abhay Choudhary
 
03:50 - 04:10 PM Is it difficult to reverse sepsis syndrome?-
Dr. George Varghese
Management of MDR and XDR-TB-
Prof. Rajendra Prasad
Rickettsial diseases:
Dr. Manisha Biswal
Development of novel Dengue vaccine candidate
Dr. Navin Khanna
   
04:10 - 04:30 PM Recognising MDR Infections
Dr. Pallab Ray
Transmission of TB and its relevance to TB Control-
Dr. Avi Kumar Bansal
Leptospirosis:
Dr. R. D. Kulkarni
Challenge in Pre-clinical Development of novel vaccine candidates including the immunogenicity assays" 
Dr. C. Rajnathan
   
04:30 - 04:50 PM Viral & Fungal causes of sepsis-
Dr. Sanghamitra Datta
Recent advances in the diagnosis of TB and early detection of drug resistance -
Prof. Sarman Singh
(ANAND BROTHERS)
Molecular Malaria: Test- A path to eradication
Dr. Reddy V. Ponaka
Clinical Development of vaccines-
Dr. Geetanjali Uppal
   
04:50 - 05:00 PM Discussion          
CHAIRPERSONS Dr. Chand Wattal,
Dr. Atnu Rai,
Dr. Sanjay Kumar
Dr. Sarman Singh, Dr. Reena Raveendran Dr. R. D. Kulkarni,
Dr. C. S. Patil
Dr. Abhay Choudhary,
Dr. Navin Khanna
   
FREE ORAL PAPER SESSION 04:30 - 06:00 PM SEMINAR HALL 1 SEMINAR HALL 2 SEMINAR HALL 3 SEMINAR HALL 4 MICRO SEMINAR HALL MICROBIOLOGY LECTURE THEATRE (MLT)
  BACTERIOLOGY HIV+ VIROLOGY MYCOLOGY+
MYCOBACTERIOLOGY
PARASITOLOGY+
HAI+ MOLECULAR
METHODS
AMR+ ZOONOTIC +ANAEROBIC ORAL PAPER AWARD SESSION
TIMIMG: 2:00 PM TO 4:00 PM
  BA -O-11 TO
BA -O-20
VR-O-07 TO
VR-O-15
MY-O-05 TO
MY-O-09
MYB-O-06 TO
MYB-O-08
PT-O-03 TO PTO-
05
HAI-O-06 TO
HAI-O-09
MR-O-03 TO
MR-O-04
AMR-O-06 TO
AMR-O-10
Z-O-02
AN-O-04 TO
AN-O-06
 
E-POSTER SESSION TIME 2.00PM TO 5.00 PM
E-POSTER
AREA
SCREEN
1, 2 &3
SCREEN 4 SCREEN 5 SCREEN 6 SCREEN 7 SCREEN 8
CATEGORY BACTERIOLOG
Y(BA)
AMR VIROLOGY
(VR)
MYCOLOGY MYCOBACTERIOL
OGY (MYB)
MOLECULAR
(MR) ZOONTIC (z) &
ANAEROBIC (AN)
HAI
HIV
PARASITOLOGY
  BA-P-46 TO 60
: SCREEN - 1
BA-P-61 TO 75
: SCREEN - 2
BA-P-76 TO 90
: SCREEN - 3
AMR-P-16
TO 30
VR-P-16
TO 30
MY-P-16 TO
30
MYB-P-16 TO 24
Z-P-01 TO 03
AN-P-01 TO 04
HAI-P-16 TO 20
HIV-P-01 TO 08
VENUE HALL A
05:00 -
06:00 PM
Lab Mapping and Lab Strengthening at district level
Speakers: Dr. Mayank Dwivedi, Dr. Indranil Roy, Dr. Jesse Flynn, Dr. Kayla Laserson, Dr. Daniel
Garcia Chairpersons: Dr. B. L. Sherwal & Dr. Sandhya Kabra
07:30PM BANQUET at Hotel BNR Chanakya

 

DAY-3 (26th November, 2017)
VENUE HALL A HALL B HALL C
08:00 - 09:30 AM Newer development in Mycology Vector borne Infections Infections in healthcare: where have we reached
08:00 - 08:30 AM Advances in laboratory diagnosis of fungal infection-
Dr. Arunaloke Chakrabarti
Drug resistant malaria-
Dr. Manoj Kumar Das
HCAI: Bacteria on Prowl-
Dr. Sayan Bhattacharya
08:30 - 09:00 AM Genetic susceptibility for fungal infections-
Dr. Umabala
Leishmaniasis: Diagnostic dilemma and resistance -
Dr. S. K. Shahi
HCAI: Do we neglect viral agents-
Dr. Nidhi Prasad
09:00 - 09:30 AM New antifungals-
Dr. Oliver Cornley
Unusual/neglected vector borne infections-
Dr. Amar Verma
Surveillance of Healthcare associated infections: What's new-
Dr. Renu Gupta
CHAIRPERSONS Dr. Arunaloke Chakrabarti, Dr. Savitri Sharma &
Dr. Jayanti
Dr. Nandan Singh Dr. Sonal Saxena,
Dr. Pratibha Narang
09:30 - 10:00 AM TEA/COFFEE BREAK

 

VENUE
HALL A
HALL B
HALL C
HALL D
SESSIONS
10:00 - 11:30 AM
Focus on Eastern India: Diarrhoeal diseases Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Immunosuppresed conditions
Virology
Hepatitis
10:00 - 10:20 AM Tackling AMR in foodborne pathogens-One health approach
Dr. Neelam Taneja
Case Studies: Febrile Neutropenia - Approach towards diagnosis and antibiotic management
Dr. Anupam Sachdev
(QIAGEN)
Viral Infections in solid organ transplant pre and post management:
Dr. Ekta Gupta
An overview of clinical aspects of
viral hepatitis- Dr. Amit Goel

Overview of epidemiological
scenario of viral hepatitis in India-
Dr. Vimlesh Purohit

Immune Profile and Diagnosis
of Viral Hepatitis- Dr. Lalit Dar
10:20 - 10:50 AM Newer parasitic diarrhoea
Dr. Nishant Verma
Case studies & panel discussion on- Recent advances in diagnosis and antibiotic management of-
1) Acute bacterial meningitis in Children
2) Children with pneumonia
3) UTI in children
Panelists:
Dr. Anupam Sachdev, Dr. Soumya Tiwari, Dr. Vikas Manchanda, Dr. Sumit Rai, Dr. Karnika Saigal
"Immune Activation and Exhaustion in HIV-Infected Patients" -
Dr. Desh Asthana
Advancement in Laboratory Diagnostics-Dr. Priya Abraham

A Quality Assurance in testing of viral hepatitis- Dr. Ekta Gupta

Overview on National Viral Hepatitis Surveillance activities-
Dr. Sandhya Kabra
10:50 - 11:10 AM Do we face same problem in viral diarrhoea?-
Dr. Lalit Dar
Role of microbiologists in management of transplant infection
Dr. Ekta Gupta
Way Forward- Dr. Partha Rakshit
11:10 - 11:30 Oppurtunistic parasites: Recent Updates-
Dr. Ujjala Ghoshal
Pediatrican expectations from microbiologists -
Dr. Soumya Tiwari
Molecular diagnostics of CNS infections in immunodeficiency states
Dr. Rajeev Thakur
Panel Discussion on “Towards SDG on combating and elimination of viral hepatitis by 2030”- Dr. Priya Abrahim
Dr. Sandhya Kabra, Dr. Partha Rakshit, Dr. Ekta Gupta
11:15 - 11:30 AM Open House Open House Open House
Chairperson Dr. Purnima Barua Dr. Vikas Manchanda Dr. Shobha Broor &
Dr. Renu Bharadwaj
Dr. V. Ravi & Dr. A. C. Dhariwal
ORAL PAPER SESSION TIME 10:00 - 11.30 PM
VENUE
SEMINAR HALL 1
SEMINAR
HALL 2
SEMINAR HALL
3
SEMINAR HALL
4
MICRO SEMINAR
HALL
ORAL PAPER
SESSION
10.00- 11.30
AM
BACTERIOLOGY
HIV+
VIROLOGY
MYCOLOGY+M
YCOBACTERIOL
OGY
PARASITOLOGY+
HAI+
MOLECULAR
METHODS
AMR+ ZOONOTIC
+ANAEROBIC
INFECTIONS
BA -O-21 TO BA -
O-34
VR-O-16 TO
VR-O-20
MY-O-10 TO
MY-O-12
MYB-O-10 TO
MYB-O-13
PT-O-06 TO PTO-
07
HAI-O-10 TO
HAI-O-12
MR-O-05
AMR-O-11 TO AMRO-
14
E- POSTER SESSION TIME: 10.00 AM - 11.00 AM
E-POSTER
AREA
SCREEN
1, 2 & 3
SCREEN
4
SCREEN 5
SCREEN 6
SCREEN 7
SCREEN 8
CATEGORY
BACTERIO
LOGY(BA)
AMR
VIROLOGY
(VR)
MYCOLOG
Y (MY)
MYCOBACTERIOLO
GY (MYB)
MOLECULAR (MR)
ZOONOTIC (z) &
ANAEROBIC (AN)
HAI
HIV
PARASITOLOGY
 
BA-P-91
TO 100
AMR-P-31
TO 46
VR-P-31 TO
49
MY-P-31
TO 39
MR-P-01 TO 09
PT-P-01 TO 15
VENUE
HALL A
11:30 - 12:00
PM
VALEDICTORY FUNCTION