Indo-American Psychiatric Association   
Annual Meeting & Banquet

32nd  IndoAmerican Psychiatric Association (IAPA) Scientific/Business Meeting

Hilton Hawaiian Village; 2005 Kalia Road; Honolulu Hawaii 96815

Date: Sunday May 15th 2011


              Poster  Presentation: 12.30 – 5 PM

            Scientific Session:       1.30‑5 PM:


1.30 – 1.35 PM: Welcome: IAPA President, Dr. Shiv Hatti, MD


1.35 – 2.15 PM: Outstanding Academician Lecture

Unraveling the Complexities of Depression: Insights into Biological and Treatment Advances:

Dr. Meera Narasimhan, MD

Professor of Psychiatry and the Interim Chairman

Department of Neuropsychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

University of South Carolina School of Medicine.


2.15 – 3.00:  Residents Presentation – Moderator: Dr. Vani Rao, MD


The Psychiatry Residency Training in United States, Canada, United Kingdom, India and Nigeria: What can we learn? Dr. G Jain, MD; Department of Psychiatry, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine

An Educational and Cultural Experience of India: Dr. S. Patel, MD; Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD.

3.00 PM – 3.15 PM:  Break


3.15 – 4.00:  Update on the status of Psychiatry in India:  Prof.M.Thirunavukarasu
President Indian Psychiatric Society


4.00 -4.45 PM:   Perspectives from the Advocacy Movement: Dr. Anand Pandya, MD
Vice-Chair, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center; Associate Clinical Professor, UCLA
 President Emeritus - NAMI National


4.45 – 5.00: Vote of Thanks: Dr. Rudra Prakash, MD 


Business Meeting and Banquet:  6:30 pm to 11:00pm


6.30 – 7.30 PM: Registration & Cocktails

7.30 – 8.30 PM: President’s address, Awards Ceremony

& Business Meeting (budget presentation & election of office bearers)

8.30– 11 PM: Dinner

Previous IAPA Meetings

31st Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA, 2010

 30th Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, 2009
 29th Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, 2008

28th Annual Meeting, San Diego, California, 2007

27th Annual Meeting, Toronto, Ontario, 2006

26th Annual Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia, 2005

25th Annual Meeting, New York, 2004

24th Annual Meeting, San Francisco, 2003

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