Prof. V.P. Reddaiah examiner to M.D. Community Health Administration held at National Institute of Family Welfare on 23rd and 24th April, 2003; Co-Chairman of a session on Rabies organized by V.M.M.C. & Safdarjung Hospital held on 26th July, 2003; Participated on and chaired the meeting “The Informal Consultation on Future Directions on Public Health – Calcutta Declaration and Beyond WHO/SEARO, New Delhi” held on 8th to 11th December, 2003.
Prof. S.K. Kapoor Participated in the North Karelia Project International Visitors’ Programme held from 11-15th August 2003 at Helsinki, Finland; Participated in the National Mental Health Conference and Intercountry workshop held from 19-24th August 2003 at Bangkok, Thailand; Attended the workshop on Integrated Prevention and Control of Non Communicable Diseases (NCDs) in North Eastern States as a resource person held at Aizawl from 16-18th September 2003; invited to undertake a brief review of Child Health Division activities by Child In Need Institute (CINI), Kalkata from 20-23rd October 2003; attended the meeting of the National TB Programme Managers of South-East Asia region and South East Asia Regional Technical Working Group on TB held from 10-13th November 2003 at Bali; attended the XX INCLEN Global meeting of research and training for improving equity, efficiency and quality in health care on 11-14th February 2004 at Agra;
Dr. C.S. Pandav attended the Annual ICCIDD Director’s Meeting at Chiang Rai, Thailand from 3–8 April, 2003; participated in the 12th Congress of the ASEAN Federation of Endocrine Societies & 7th Asia & Oceania Thyroid Association Congress Meeting held at Singapore from 30th November to 4th December, 2003; attended the IDD Review meeting held at Bangladesh from 9-11 December, 2003; participated in Training and Orientation Workshop in Patna on 21st – 22nd April, 2003 as part of the Survey titled “Tracking Progress Towards Sustainable Elimination of Iodine Deficiency Disorders in Bihar”; participated in the meeting organized by Institute of Social Sciences on the theme “Ten Years of Panchayati Raj: Problems and Prospects” on 23rd – 24th April, 2003 in New Delhi; participated in the meeting organized by the Nutrition Foundation of India on Monthly NFI Study Circle, 18th July, 2003 at New Delhi; attended 56th Session of the WHO Regional Committee for South-East Asia held from 10-13 September, 2003, New Delhi; participated in the XIV Annual IndiaCLEN Meeting held at Lucknow from 23rd to 26th September, 2003 and chaired the symposium, “Partnerships for Financing Public Health Services in India”; participated in the EPI Week & appointed as a Member of Scientific Advisory Committee Meeting of NIE-ICMR at Tamil Nadu from 16th to 18th October, 2003; participated in the Development of Protocol & Performa for CVD event held at New Delhi from 12-13 November, 2003; participated in the ICMR Workshop on Micronutrient held at Essex Farms, New Delhi from 24-25 November, 2003; participated in the Educational activities workshop for Indorama Industries at Nagpur as the Principal Investigator of the project “Establishment of Sentinel Surveillance system for cardiovascular diseases in industrial population” from 1st January to 4th January, 2004; participated in the 48th All India Annual Conference of IPHA held from 24-26 January, 2004 at Bhubaneshwar, Orissa and chaired the session on “S.C. Seal Oration. Also participated in the session on Tracking Progress Towards IDD Elimination; participated in the XX INCLEN Global Meeting held from 11–14 February, 2004 at Agra and chaired the session on “Research Policy & Programme”. Also presented a paper “Involvement Of Private Sector In Tuberculosis Control Program In India Is Feasible And Desirable”; attended the 31st Annual National Conference of Indian Association of Preventive & Social Medicine held from 27-29 February, 2004 at PGIMER, Chandigarh; participated in the IndiaCLEN Strategic Plan Meeting at Hotel Claridges from 10-12 March, 2004; attended the International Consultation On “Consumers & Water” on the Occasion of The World Consumer Rights Day (WCRD) held from 15-16 March 2004 at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi. Delivered a lecture on Water and Health under the plenary session “Food Civil Supplies & Consumer Affairs, National Capital Territory of Delhi; organised a workshop on Micronutrient Malnutrition Control in India - Developing Operational Research Project from 26-28 March, 2004 at Hotel Claridges, New Delhi; attended the workshop on National Dissemination of Impact Evaluation of Iodine Deficiency Disorders in the country at National Institute of Nutrition, Hyderabad on 17th March, 2004.
Dr. Bir Singh conducted 20 radio programmes on health on All India Radio and one programme on doordarshan (September 2003); delivered an invited lecture at NIPCCD, New Delhi (25 July, 2003); Chief organizer for AIIMS Day Exhibition on “HIV/AIDS” (September 2003); nominated as member of the Editorial Board of Indian Journal of Pediatrics. On lien from AIIMS since 17 September, 2003 to UNICEF, Delhi.
Dr. Kiran Goswami attended IPHA meeting in Bhubhaneswar from 24th-26th January 2004.
Dr. K. Anand completed his assignment with SEARO-WHO as a short term Professional for NCD Surveillance in June 2003; visited Nagpur and Dibrugarh as a part of the ICMR central team for supervising progress in the project "Development of Sentinel Health Monitoring Centres In India; attended a SEARO/WHO Intercountry Workshop on management of Psychosis in Bangkok from August 24-26 2003; attended IPHA meeting in Bhubhaneswar from 24th -26th January 2004; attended INCLEN Global Meeting in Agra 11th to 15th February 2004 ; attended ICMR Meeting on Micronutrients on 24th and 25th November 2003; visited Male, Maldives for providing technical assistance to the Ministry of Health, Government of Maldives in conducing NCD Risk Factor Surveys.
Dr Baridalyne Nongkynrih attended the 48th All India Annual Conference of the Indian Public Health Association on 24th to 26th January 2004 in Bhubaneswar, Orissa. Dr Puneet Misra attended the 48th All India Annual Conference of the Indian Public Health Association on 24th to 26th January 2004 in Bhubaneswar, Orissa; attended the 3rd Mayo IID international symposium on Diabetes at Trivandrum, Kerala on 14th-15th February 2004.