(New York, NY: March 26th, 2018): “The Early Bird Special Registration for the 36th Annual Convention & Scientific Assembly of the American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (AAPI) to be held at the at Columbus Convention Center, OH July 4-8, 2018 will end at midnight on March 31st,” Dr. Gautam Samadder, President of AAPI, announced here today.
“We are expecting to have a record attendance of more than 2,000 delegates including Physicians, Academicians, Researchers and Medical students at the convention. The annual convention offers extensive academic presentations, recognition of achievements and achievers, and professional networking at the alumni and evening social events,” Dr. Samadder added.
Ambassador Nikki Haley, the top American diplomat and US Ambassador to the United Nations, and Ambassador Navtej Singh Sarna, an Indian author-columnist, diplomat and current Indian Ambassador to the US, have been invited to attend the AAPI convention and address the delegates, Dr. Samadder announced.
World Leader and Humanitarian Sri Sri Ravishankar will be one of the keynote speakers at AAPI Convention. He will participate in Q & A session for Physician wellness program as well.
Sri Sri, a spiritual leader founded the Art of Living Foundation in 1981, which aims to relieve individual stress, societal problems, and violence, and is considered as one of the world’s largest humanitarian, non-governmental organizations and is known for its great services to humanity.
The convention will be addressed by senior world leaders, including US Senators, Nobel Lauretes, Governors, Congressmen, and celebrities from the Hollywood and Bollywood world.
The annual convention this year is being organized by the Ohio Chapter and is led by Convention Chair, Dr. John A. Johnson. A pool of dedicated AAPI leaders are working hard to make the Convention a unique event for all the participants, Dr. Johnson said.
In addition to offering over 12 hours of cutting edge CMEs to the physicians, the event will provide an optional additional 10 hours of CME Living Well Program: The Happiness Program, an Advanced Physician Wellness program at a discounted price. It will address Physician burnout and Stress for a happier and healthier professional work life.
“Many of the physicians who will attend this convention have excelled in different specialties and subspecialties and occupy high positions as faculty members of medical schools, heads of departments, and executives of hospital staff. The AAPI Convention offers an opportunity to meet directly with these physicians who are leaders in their fields and play an integral part in the decision-making process regarding new products and services,” Dr. Ashok Jain, Chair of AAPI’s BOT, said.
In addition to the exhibition hall featuring large exhibit booth spaces in which the healthcare industry will have the opportunity to engage, inform and educate the physicians directly through one on one, hands on product demonstrations and discussions, there will be focused group and specialty Product Theater, Interactive Medical Device Trade Show, and special exhibition area for new innovations by young physicians.
“AAPI members represent a variety of important medical specialties. Sponsors will be able to take advantage of the many sponsorship packages at the 36th annual convention, creating high-powered exposure to the highly coveted demographic of AAPI‘s membership,” Dr. Naresh Parikh, President-Elect of AAPI, said.
Representing the interests of the over 100,000 physicians of Indian origin, leaders of American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (AAPI), the largest ethnic organization of physicians, for 34 years, AAPI Convention has provided a venue for medical education programs and symposia with world renowned physicians on the cutting edge of medicine.
“Physicians and healthcare professionals from across the country and internationally will convene and participate in the scholarly exchange of medical advances, to develop health policy agendas, and to encourage legislative priorities in the coming year. Do not miss on the Early Bird Special. We look forward to seeing you in Columbus, Ohio!” said Dr. Gautam Samadder.