After successful completion of Workshop on Spirometry Technician Training Programme in the year 2009 to 2014, Indian Chest Society announces 7th Workshop on Spirometry Technician Training in the month of February and March 2015. Details are given below.
Name of Course - Spirometry Technician Training Course
Duration - 2 days (16 hours of training excluding lunch & tea break)
Eligibility for participant - 10 + 2
Desirable - Work experience in the Pulmonary Function Laboratory in Chest Physician
Clinic/Nursing Home/Hospital/Diagnostic centers
- Rs.2000/- Draft in the name of
Indian Chest Society payable at
Course Centre - Delhi, Kolkata, Jaipur, Mumbai, Nagpur, Lucknow, Indore, & Pondicherry
Course Director - Dr. Vijayalakshmi Thanasekaraan
Note: Please contact Course In-charge at following address:
1. Dr. Rajendra Prasad, Delhi
Mobile: 08826406406 E-mail:
Date of Workshop – Not yet decided
2. Dr. Raja Dhar, Kolkata E-mail: email@example.com Mob: 09831855512
Dr. Indranil Halder , Kolkata E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Mob: 09830383102
Dr. Shelly Shamim, Kolkata E-mail: email@example.com Mob: 09432121963
Date of Workshop - 14th–15th March, 2015
3. Dr. Ashish Malpani, Jaipur
Mobile: 09414454196 E-mail:
Date of Workshop – 14th –15th March, 2015
4. Dr. Rohini V. Chowgule, Mumbai
Mobile: 09969580730, 09869275736 firstname.lastname@example.org
Date of Workshop – 27th–28th February, 2015
5. Dr. Rajesh Swarnakar,
Mobile: 09822225130 E-mail: email@example.com
Date of Workshop – 28th–29th March, 2015
6. Dr. Suryakant, Lucknow
Mobile: 09415016858 E-mail:
Date of Workshop – 27th–28th March, 2015
7. Dr. Salil Bhargava, Indore
Mobile: 094250 60403 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Date of Workshop – 21st–22nd March, 2015
8. Dr. Pajanivel Ranganadin, Pondicherry
Mobile: 09443493122 E-mail:
Date of Workshop – 19th–20th February, 2015
9. Ms. Manjula R., Vellore
Mobile : 09894965705 E-mail:
Date of Workshop – 9th –10th February 2015
- Boarding & lodging has to be arranged by candidate himself during the training course.
- On the successful completion of Training Course a certificate of competence will be given by the Indian Chest Society. I request all the members to send interested persons for the training.
NOMINATIONS INVITED FOR INDIAN CHEST SOCIETY
Nominations are invited from members of the Indian Chest Society for the following Orations and Awards for the year 2015 for excellence in scientific and meritorious contributions in the field of pulmonary sciences.
1. ICS – Dr. C.V. Ramakrishnan Oration 2. ICS – Dr. K.J.R. Murthy Oration
3. ICS – Dr. O.A. Sarma Oration
Both ICS – Dr. C.V. Ramakrishnan Oration and ICS – Dr. K.J.R. Murthy Oration are awarded for exemplary contribution in any subject related to respiratory medicine and are open only for members of the Indian Chest Society. ICS - Dr. O.A. Sarma Oration is meant for distinguished contribution in the field of Tuberculosis made by any eminent person whether medical or non medical.
Each nomination must include:
1. Letter of nomination. 2. The consent letter from the nominee
3. 5 copies of brief curriculum vitae of nominee.
4. Nominee (for Oration 1 and 2) must be a member of the Indian Chest Society at least for the preceding 3 years.
Note: All nominations should reach the office of the Secretary of the Indian Chest Society at following address on or before 20 June, 2015.
Dr. J. K. Samaria, Hon. Secretary, Indian Chest Society, Plot No.36-A, Kabir Nagar Colony, Durgakund, Varanasi-221005 Tel : (0542) 2310333, E-mail : email@example.com
FELLOWSHIP OF INDIAN CHEST SOCIETY
Fellowship of Indian Chest Society is now open for members. This fellowship is to recognize members of the Indian Chest Society who have excelled in their respective field of expertise. The fellowship will be given after the approval of the application of the candidate by a High Power Credential Committee. The process of selection of fellowship is objective, transparent and accountable. The selected fellow will be allowed to use “FICS” as a sub title. The fellowship fee is Rs.10,000/- to be paid after selection. The last date for receipt of the application is 31st August, 2015. For further details please refer to Indian Chest Society website www.indianchestsociety.in or contact at following address:
Dr. Dheeraj Gupta, Convener, Credential Committee ICS, Prof. of Pulmonary Medicine, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Educations and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh – 160012
INDIAN CHEST SOCIETY INTERNATIONAL TRAVEL GRANT
ICS proposes to award Travel Grants to encourage young scientists less than 35 years of age to present their research work at international meetings, travel grants up to a maximum of Rs.50,000/- (for ATS and ACCP International conferences) and Rs.35,000/- for ERS International conference along with complimentary registration being offered by the American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP), European Respiratory Society (ERS) and American Thoracic Society (ATS) are available for the young scientists. Please note that the Complimentary registration is subject to approval from the organizing body of the international conferences.
Interested candidates should apply with selected abstract and C.V. at the ICS Headquarter address before:
(a) For ATS International Conference at Denver, Colorado - 15th March, 2015
(b) For ERS International Conference at Amsterdam, Netherland - 1st July, 2015
(c) For ACCP International Conference at Montreal Canada - 20th August, 2015