Indian Medical Association:Dhule[IMA]
Panat Smruti IMA Hall,Rotari Marg,Dhule.
IMA Dhule branch is one of the oldest IMA branches in nation and was started way back in 1926.Initially the civil surgeon used to be the president for the local branch.
IMA Dhule Branch is the only doctors association working in various health activities & having active Participation of doctors in many national health programmes.
IMA Dhule branch is arranging various Workshops,CMES,Guest lectures, Serminars,Updates for updating the knowledge & also for academic as well as social activities like health camps for School children, Lectures & diagnostic camps for senior Citizens, Educative lectures for public, Informative dialogues between eminent personalities, fitness programmes like yoga & Sports, arranging cycle rally for controlling the polutions,Educative & informative lectures for stress management
IMA Dhule branch is actively working for ‘Beti Bachao Abhiyan’ & against female infanticide. We have formed “DASS” committee i.e. Doctors Against Sex selection & IMA is working to sensitize our own fraternity.IMA Dhule has conducted 3 workshops of district health authorities on PCPNDT Act & its implications.
IMA Dhule branch, this year on 20th aug’o8,had organized unique programme to felicitate 28 Doctor couples Who have voluntarily opted for 1 or 2 girl children, were felicitated. Even though doctors having access to technology & affordability these doctors have opted for 1 or 2 girl children & by felicititating these doctors IMA has set an example to the society. Chief Guests for the function were Dr,Inamdar,Vice.President of State IMA,who was the pioneer for preparing PNDT act of Maharashtra & the IMA national president elect Dr.Adhav who has been working actively for ‘Save Girl Child' Mission & another great national social worker Padmashree Dr.Lahane,opthalmic surgeon from Mumbai.
IMA Dhule branch is also actively participating in other national health programmes like TB control and AIDS control programme,School health checkup camps,Vaccination camps etc .
IMA Dhule branch has decided to work in rural Adivasi areas for conducting health activities as per the directives of central IMA . IMA is working in close co-operation with the district authorities in the model village “Pimpalgaon” a remote adivasi pada. Our IMA has its own well furnished acoustically treated air conditioned hall in which various CMEs, Seminars are conducted. The hall is also made available to other NGO’s at a very nominal charge.
Recently IMA has started its own “Coffee Club” a unique interactive forum wherein doctors interact freely with eminent non medical Personalities from different walks of life.IMA has introduced “IMA ARTS CIRCLE” to promote the hidden talents from our members and organize various cultural programs.
All our IMA activities are published in our own Bimonthly magazine “Sanwad” which means" communication” Indeed Dhule IMA is working actively to increase the communication between doctors themselves and doctors and the general public.
Dr.Dilip Patil Dr.Sanjay Joshi Dr.Ravi wankhedkar
Hon.President Hon. Exe. President Hon. Gen. Secretary
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