Welcome to ENHANCE 2017

The 36th Annual Conference of IRIA Kerala Chapter

It gives us immense pleasure in welcoming you to the 36th Annual conference of the Kerala Chapter of IRIA (Enhance 2017) to be held at Hotel KTDC Samudra, Kovalam on 18th & 19th March 2017 with the theme "The Best of Imaging". Hotel Samudra is situated amidst palm fringed cover in Kovalam, one of India’s world renowned beaches. The resort combines refined simplicity with careful attention to details. Samudra means "the ocean". It is your perfect seaside get away.

The conference highlights include a wide array of topics like MSK imaging, Neuro Radiology, Oncoradiology, Fetal Medicine, Pediatric Radiology, Elastography, Cardiac CT & MRI, Interventional Radiology, PNDT besides oration, interactive sessions, film reading and quiz by experts.

We invite you all for a wonderful time at Kovalam.

Registration & Accommodation

Registration for the conference

Registration for the conference will be by direct remittance to the bank account of IRIA city chapter.
Account Name: Trivandrum City Chapter of IRIA
Current account No: 859020110000100, Bank of India, Paruthipara branch, Trivandrum - 695004.
IFSC: BKID0008590

Conference Fee:
IRIA member Rs. 3,000
Non member Rs. 4,000
Accompanying person Rs. 2,000
PG Student Rs. 2,000

Venue Accommodation

Deluxe rooms Rs. 3,500/ night with breakfast on twin sharing basis (Rs. 1,750 per head).
Payment by remittance to IRIA Account

Other Accommodation
Hotel Single Room (INR) Double Room (INR) Contact Details
Uday Samudra 7,200 9,200 0471 248 3222
Taj Green Cove 17,500 19,500 0471 661 3000
Country Club 3,808 4,408 0471 661 0606

Note : Delegates have to make own direct booking for these.

City Tour

One day sight seeing tour of Trivandrum City will be arranged for delegates, accompanying persons and families on 18th March.

PG Program

The broad guidelines and conditions for Scientific Paper presentation for PG Students in the Annual Conference of IRIA Kerala Chapter 2017.
  •  PG students of DMRD/MD/ DNB (Radiodiagnosis) from different institutions in Kerala are eligible for the prize sponsored by IRIA Kerala State chapter.
  •  The areas in which the paper to be submitted includes all branches of Radiodiagnosis including Nuclear medicine and Radiation physics.
  •  The Research question selected should be relevant to the branch of Radiodiagnosis and to patient care directly or indirectly.
  •  A certificate from HOD is required for the authenticity of the paper.
  •  Initial scrutiny will be after the evaluation of the abstract received before the stipulated time limit.Best five papers will be selected for platform presentation,rest      of them can be considered as posters if needed.
  •  The selection panel of experts will be from Institutions/Departments, from which there is no paper for competition. The decision of the selection panel is final.
  •  The last date for submission of abstract is 28th February 2017.
  •  Selected paper titles will be intimated in IRIA Kerala chapter website www.iriakerala.org by 10th March 2017.
  •  Total time for presentation is 10 minutes - 8 minutes for presentation of the paper by the candidate and 2 minutes for discussion.
  •  If there is a tie, the prize money will be split equally.
  •  All participants should either be student members or applied for membership of IRIA.
  •  The Scientific Papers should be addressed to keralairia2017@gmail.com and sent in the format below:
    1. Title of the Paper.    2. Author.    3. Affiliation (Institution to which the author is attached).

    4. Certificate from the HOD.   5. Address for Communication.   6. E-Mail address.

    Abstract (Not more than 200 words)

    · Research question   · Aims and Objectives   · Hypothesis, if any   · Study design    · Sampling   · Setting   · Methods   · Results   · Conclusion
Guidelines for posters
  •  PG students of DMRD/MD/ DNB (Radiodiagnosis) / Consultants from different institutions in Kerala are eligible for participation.
  •  The areas in which the paper to be submitted includes all branches of Radiodiagnosis including Nuclear medicine and Radiation physics.
  •  A certificate from HOD is required for the authenticity of the poster for PGs.
  •  All participants should either be student members or applied for membership of IRIA.
  •  All posters will be e-posters.
  •  The number of slides will be restricted to a maximum of 10.
  •  The first slide should show the Topic, name of the author, and address including e mail.
  •  The last slide should be for relevant references.

Our Honorable Speakers

Dr. Amarnath

Professor, Stanley Medical College & Hon. Secretary, IRIA

Dr. Jayakrishnan

Aster Medicity,
Kochi

Dr. K. Mohanan

President,
Elect IRIA

Dr. Jayaraj Govindraj

Consultant, Apollo Hospitals,
Chennai

Dr. Haroon Marikar

Sr. Trainer, Dr. Haroon’s Healthcare Training Centre, TVM

Dr. John De Lindsay

Metro Scans,
TVM

Dr. Malini

Metro scans,
TVM

Dr. Anbarasu

Consultant Radiologist, Piramal Hitech Scans, Coimbatore

Dr. Visakh Prasad

Treasurer,
IRIA Kerala Chapter

Dr. Amel Antony

Senior Consultant & Head
Lisie Hospital, Ernakulam

Dr R.Rajeshkannan

Associate professor,
Department of Radiology,AIMS, Cochin

Dr. Meenu Batra

CIMAR, KOCHI

Dr. Retnakumari

Rtd Prof, MCH
Thrissur, KOCHI

ProgramSchedule

  • 9:00 am - 9:20 am

Thorax

Idiopathic interstitial pneumonia: case based review of the rare ones

  • Dr. Shika S Pillai(Asst. Prof. Medical College, TVM)
  • 9:25 am - 9:45 am

Thoracic Masses – Out of the box

  • Dr. Harish Babu Consultant, BMH, Calicut
  • 9:50 am - 10:10 am

Thoracic imaging – when the diagnosis is not so straight forward

  • Dr. Geena Benjamin PIMS, Thiruvalla
  • 10:15 am - 10:30 am

Tea Break

  • 10:30 am - 11:00 am

Inauguration

  • 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Oration

  • Dr. RetnakumariRtd Prof, MCH, Thrissur
  • 11:30 am - 12:00 pm

Key note address on Subspeciality in Radiology

  • Dr. Sanjay VaidyanathUK
  • 12:00 pm - 12:20 pm

PNDT update

  • Dr. K. Mohanan President Elect IRIA
  • 12:20 pm - 12:40 pm

PNDT – Interactive session

  • Dr. K. Amel AntonyPNDT Nodal Officer (IRIA)
  • 12:40 pm - 1:00 pm

Patient safety for Iodinated Contrast: Current Concepts

  • Dr. Srikanth Moorthy HOD, AIMS, Kochi
  • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Lunch break

  • 2:00 pm - 2:20 pm

Emergency Radiology

Imaging in Mesenteric Ischemia

  • Dr. Jayaraj GovindrajConsultant, Apollo Hospitals, Chennai
  • 2:25 pm - 2:45 pm

Triple Rule Out CT angiography

  • Dr. Della Harigovind Senior Consultant BMH, Calicut
  • 2:50 pm - 3:10 pm

Pediatric Chest Emergencies

  • Dr. Ruma MadhuAsst. Prof. MCH, TVM
  • 3:15 pm - 3:30 pm

Tea Break

  • 3:30 pm - 3:50 pm

Head & Neck

Cochlear Imaging –Before & After

  • Dr. SebastianConsultant, Metro Scans, TVM
  • 3:55 pm - 4:15 pm

Imaging Cystic Neck Masses

  • Dr. Amol Gautam PIMS, Thiruvalla
  • 4:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Executive Committee Meeting

  • 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

GBM

  • 6.30 pm onwards

Cultural Programme & Banquet Dinner

  • 9:00 am - 9:20 am

Cardiac Radiology

CT CORONARY ANGIOGRAPHY - Technical Aspects

  • Dr. Haroon Marikar Senior Trainer, Dr. Haroon’s Healthcare Training Centre, TVM
  • 9:25 am - 9:45 am

CT CORONARY ANGIOGRAPHY – Pearls &Pitfalls

  • Dr. Vivek C KSenior Consultant, Saral Diagnostics, New Delhi
  • 9:50 am - 10:10 am

Cardiac MRI

  • Dr. Rajesh KannanSenior Consultant, AIMS, Kochi
  • 10:15 am - 10:30 am

Tea Break

  • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Lunch break

  • 2:00 pm - 2:20 pm

Neuro Radiology

Imaging of Leukodystrophies

  • Dr. AmarnathProfessor, Stanley Medical College & Hon. Secretary, IRIA
  • 2:25 pm - 2:45 pm

Role of Radiologist In Management of Acute Stroke

  • Dr. Jayadevan SCTIMST, TVM
  • 2:50 pm - 3:10 pm

Imaging a Child with Developmental Delay

  • Dr. Renjini Senior Consultant, Aster Medicity, Kochi
  • 3:15 pm - 3:30 pm

Tea Break

  • 3:30 pm - 3:50 pm

Interventional Radiology

The Good, Bad & Ugly

  • Dr. JayakrishnanHOD, Aster Medicity, Kochi
  • 3:55 pm - 4:15 pm

Image Guided Biopsy – Tips

  • Dr. Maneesh YadavInterventional Radiologist, KIMS, TVM
  • 9:00 am - 9:20 am

MSK Radiology

Imaging Bone marrow - Technical Aspects

  • Dr MaliniMetro scans, TVM
  • 9:25 am - 9:55 am

MSK USG – Case Based reviews

  • Dr. Anbarasu, Consultant RadiologistPiramal Hitech Scans, Coimbatore
  • 10:00 am - 10:20 am

Imaging Painful Ankle

  • Dr. SreekumarAIMS, KOCHI
  • 10:25 am - 10:55 am

Low Back pain beyond IVDP

  • Dr. AnbarasuConsultant Radiologist, Piramal Hitech Scans, Coimbatore
  • 11:00 am - 11:15 am

Tea break

  • 11:15 am - 1:00 pm

Recent Advances & Short Workshops

  • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Lunch break

  • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

PG Paper Presentation

  • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Film Reading Session

  • Dr. RoyHOD, MCH, TVM & Dr.Ramachandran, HOD, RCC, TVM
  • 4:00 pm

Valedictory Function

  • 9:00 am - 9:20 am

Symposium on Neuroendocrine tumor (Moderated by Dr. Manoj K.S)

Neuroendocrine tumors : Clinical

  • Dr. Boben ThomasMed. Oncologist, KIMS, TVM
  • 9:25 am - 9:55 am

Ultrasound, CT & MR Imaging in NET

  • Dr. Anil PrahladanRCC, TVM
  • 10:00 am - 10:20 am

Role of Nuclear Medicine in management of NET

  • Dr. ArunKIMS, TVM
  • 10:25 am - 10:55 am

Case Based Reviews in NET

  • Dr. Manoj K.SConsultant, KIMS, TVM
  • 11:00 am - 11:15 am

Tea break

  • 11:15 am - 11:35 am

Pearls in Fetal Echo – Tips & tricks

  • Dr. John De Lindsay Metro Scans, TVM
  • 11:35 am - 11:55 am

Advanced Fetal Neurosonogram – Dr.Meenu Batra

  • Dr. Meenu Batra CIMAR ,KOCHI
  • 11:55 pm - 12:15 pm

Fetal MRI

  • Dr. Rajeswaran Professor, SRMC, Chennai
  • 12:15 pm - 1:00 pm

Panel Discussion on Fetal Imaging– Moderated by Dr. Zuni Mohammed, Consultant KIMS. Panelists

  • Dr. Alex Ittiyavirah & Dr. Rijo Mathew along with speakers of the session
  • 12:15 pm - 1:00 pm

Lunch break

IRIA Kerala ChapterORGANISING COMMITTEE

DESIGNATION
NAME
CHAIRMAN
DR. PRADEEP.S
VICE CHAIRPERSON
DR. JAYASREE
SECRETARY
DR. SURESH BABU.K
JOINT SECRETARY
DR. ANILRAJ. K. K
TREASURER
DR. VISAKH PRASAD
SCIENTIFIC COMMITTEE
DR. KESAVADAS (CHAIRMAN)
DR. ZUNIMOL (CO ORDINATOR)
DR. MALINI
DR. RUMA MADHU
DR. SIKHA S PILLAI
PAPER & POSTER
DR. SEBASTIN VARGHESE
DR. BICHU XAVIER
DR. C.P RESHMI

SOUVENIR & VENUE COMMITTEE
DR. ARUN MOHAN
DR. BHAVENDU
DR. LEENA
DR. VEENA RAMANAN
DR. PRASANTH
TRANSPORTATION & ACCOMODATION
DR. JOHN DE LINDSAY
DR. JOHN.N.J
DR. ARUN.A
WEBSITE & MEDIA
DR. MANOJ. K.S
DR. VENKITESWARA BABU
FOOD & BEVERAGES
DR. JOSE MANUAL
DR. KRISHNA KUMAR
TRADE & EXHIBITION
DR. N. ROY
DR. HAROON MARIKAR
RECEPTION COMMITTE
DR. VENUGOPAL
DR. LALY ALEX
DR. LEENA L.K
CULTURAL COMMITTE
DR. AJITHA
DR. MINY
DR. SIMI. M. ISMAIL
PATRONS
DR. ALEX ITTYYAVIRAH
DR. MADHAVAN UNNI
DR. KAPILAMOORTHY
DR. RAMACHANDRAN
ADVISORY COMMITTEE
DR. RETNAKUMARI
DR. NALINI
DR. SARA AMMU CHACKO
DR. VIJAYAKUMAR
DR. BALAKRISHNAN
DR. GOPINATH

Travel Information Venue Detail

Venue Location

GV Raja Convention Centre, KTDC Hotel Samudra, Kovalam

Trivandrum, Kerala

+91-471-2480089, 2481412

samudra@ktdc.com

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Conference Secretariat

Dr. Suresh Babu K, RG 108 A, Kochulloor, Medical College P.O

Trivandrum, Kerala

9400328974, 9447551605

iriatrivandrumcitychapter@gmail.com drsureshbabuk@gmail.com