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.

Inaugural Program

INAUGURAL PROGRAMME OF THE 36TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF
THE KERALA CHAPTER OF INDIAN RADIOLOGICAL AND IMAGING ASSOCIATION

DATE 18TH MARCH 2017 TIME 10.30 AM
VENUE : G V RAJA CONVENTION CENTRE, HOTEL SAMUDRA, KOVALAM, TVM

Time Event Speeker Duration
10.30 AM National Anthem 1 minute
10.31 AM Welcome speech Dr. Pradeep S
Organizing Chairman & President City Chapter IRIA
5 minutes
10.36 AM Felicitation Dr. Amarnath C,
Secretary General National IRIA
5 minutes
10.41 AM Felicitation Dr. Manoj T Pillai Secretary IRIA,
Kerala Chapter
5 minutes
10.46 AM Key note address Dr. Mohanan K,
President Elect, National IRIA
5 minutes
10.51 AM Presidential address Dr. Sandeep T K,
President IRIA Kerala Chapter
5 minutes
10.56 AM Inauguration
(lighting the lamp and Souvenir release )
followed by the Inaugural address.
Presentation of memento to the Hon’ble Governor
by Dr. Mohanan K National President Elect IRIA.
Shri Justice (Retd) P.Sathasivam,
The Hon’ble Governor of Kerala
20 minutes
11.16 AM Vote of Thanks Dr. Suresh Babu,
Organizing Secretary & Secretary City Chapter IRIA
5 minutes
11.21 AM National Anthem 1 minute
Total Time 52 minutes

Registration & Accommodation

Only "Spot Delegate Registration" available after 15.3.2017

Spot registration fee : "Rs 4000 for All delegates"

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.

Abstracts Selected - PG Paper Presentation (Oral)
  • MRI -APPARENT DIFFUSION COEFFICIENT (ADC) IN DEFINING STAGES OF CEREBRAL INFARCTION
        Dr. Mohammed Shabir
  • ASSESSMENT OF VALIDITY OF PLAIN FILM AND MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING IN THE EVALUATION OF BONE TUMOURS USING SURGICAL AND PATHOLOGICAL
         FINDINGS AS REFERENCE STANDARD
        Dr. Safi Salim
  • Non Contrast MR Angiogram of the lower extremity , stenosis assessment compared With Contrast enhanced MR Angiogram
        Dr. Hrishikesh VJ
  • Can Colour Doppler Flow Imaging(CDFI) be used as an alternative to Voiding Cystourethrography(VCUG) in the detection of vesicoureteric reflux(VUR) in children
         thus avoiding ionising radiation, contrast agent and urethral catheterisation
        Dr. Divya Rachel George
  • Susceptibility weighted angiography and Diffusion weighted imaging in Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome - Is there any association between
        hemorrhage, cytotoxic edema, blood pressure and imaging severity?
        Dr. Shilpa Anil
  • 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

    Dr. Srikanth Moorthy

    HOD, AIMS, Kochi

    Dr. Sreekumar

    Professor at the Department of Radiology
    Amrita School of Medicine, Kochi

    ProgramSchedule

    • 9:00 am - 9:20 am

    THORAX – Chair persons

    Idiopathic Interstitial Pneumonia- case based review of the rare ones - DrShika .S.Pillai Asst.Prof.Medical College,TVM

    • 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 - 11:30 am

    INAUGURATION

    • 11:30 am - 12:00

    Oration

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

    Key note address on Subspeciality in Radiology

    • Dr. Sanjay VaidyanathUK
    • 12:30 pm - 12:50 pm

    Patient Safety For Iodinated Contrast :Current Concepts

    • Dr. Srikanth Moorthy HOD ,AIMS ,Kochi
    • 12:55 pm - 01:15 pm

    Discrepancies in Radiology Reporting

    • Dr. Santhosh Consultant ,UK
    • 1:15 pm - 2:00 pm

    Lunch break

    • 2:00 pm - 2:20 pm

    EMERGENCY RADIOLOGY - Chair persons – Dr. Kesavan , Dr. Sara Ammu Chacko

    Imaging in Mesenteric Ischemia

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

    Role of Radiologist In Management of Acute Stroke

    • Dr. Jayadevan Assoc.Prof ,SCTIMST ,TVM
    • 2:55 pm - 3:15 pm

    Pediatric Emergencies –Case Based Reviews

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

    Tea Break

    • 3:30 pm - 3:50 pm

    Head & Neck – Chair persons – Dr. Ramla , Dr. Laly Alex

    Cochlear Imaging –Before & After Surgery

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

    Imaging Cystic Neck Masses

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

    PNDT – Update

    • Dr. Mohanan .K President Elect ,National IRIA
    • 5 .00pm - 5 .30 pm

    Executive Committee Meeting

    • 5.30pm – 6 .30 pm

    GBM

    • 6.30 pm onwards

    Cultural Programme & Banquet Dinner

    • 9:00 am - 9:20 am

    Cardiac Radiology – Chair persons – Dr. Kapilamoorthy ,Dr. Madhu Sreedharan

    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 – Basics & Clinical Implications

    • 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 – Chair persons – Dr. Kesavadas, Dr. Madhavan Unni

    Imaging of Leukodystrophies

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

    Understanding Recurrence In Gliomas

    • Dr. TBS Buxi Chairman CT &MRI , Sir Ganga Ram Hospital ,New Delhi
    • 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 – Chair persons – Dr. Kesavadas, Dr. Madhavan Unni

    The Good, Bad & Ugly

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

    Image Guided Biopsy – Tips & Tricks

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

    MSK – CHAIR PERSONS – Dr. ANIL RAJ, Dr. JOSSEY

    Imaging Bone marrow

    • Dr. MaliniMetro scans, TVM
    • 9:25 am - 9:45 am

    MSK USG – Case Based reviews

    • Dr. Anbarasu, Consultant RadiologistPiramal Hitech Scans, Coimbatore
    • 9:50 am - 10:10 am

    Imaging Painful Ankle

    • Dr. SreekumarConsultant, AIMS, KOCHI
    • 10:15 am - 10:35 am

    Low Back pain beyond IVDP

    • Dr. AnbarasuConsultant Radiologist, Piramal Hitech Scans, Coimbatore
    • 10:45 am - 11:00 am

    Tea break

    • 11:00 am - 11:20 am

    RECENT ADVANCES & SHORT WORKSHOPS – CHAIR PERSONS – Dr. ANIL RAJ , Dr. JOSSEY

    Molecular Imaging In Breast Cancer

    • Dr. Kantilal ChakraborthyINMAS , NewDelhi
    • 11:25 am - 11:55 am

    Liver & Breast Elastography : SIEMENS

    • Dr. Sudhakar HCG ,Banglore
    • 12:00pm - 12:20 pm

    Spectral CT : Quantitative Imaging

    • Mr.Sunder GE Healthcare
    • 12:25 pm - 12:45 pm

    Zone Sonography –Breakthrough In USG

    • Mr.Punervasu Vyas Mindray
    • 12:50 pm - 1:00 pm

    Talk By Remedium Partners

    • 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. RamachandranHOD, RCC, TVM
    • 4:00 pm

    Valedictory Function

    • 9:00 am - 9:20 am

    ONCOIMAGING – SYMPOSIUM ON NEUROENDOCRINE TUMORS
    – CHAIR PERSON – Dr. Venugopal (Moderated by Dr. Manoj K.S Consultant ,KIMS,TVM)

    NET –Clinical aspects

    • Dr. Boben ThomasMed. Oncologist, KIMS, TVM
    • 9:25 am - 9:45 am

    USG ,CT & MR Imaging in NET

    • Dr. Anil PrahladanRCC, TVM
    • 9:50 am - 10:10 am

    Role of Nuclear Medicine in management of NET

    • Dr. ArunKIMS, TVM
    • 10:15 am - 10:35 am

    Case Based Reviews in NET

    • Dr. Manoj K.SConsultant, KIMS, TVM
    • 10:45 am - 11:00 am

    Tea break

    • 11:00 am - 11:20 am

    FETAL IMAGING

    Pearls in Fetal Echo – Tips & tricks

    • Dr. John De Lindsay Metro Scans, TVM
    • 11:25 am - 11:45 am

    Advanced Fetal Neurosonogram

    • Dr. Meenu Batra Consultant, CIMAR ,KOCHI
    • 11:50 am - 12:10 pm

    Fetal MRI

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

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

    • Dr. John ,Dr. Meenu , Dr. Rajeswaran & Dr. Alex Ittiyavirah Senior Consultant , Ittiyavirah Scan Centre ,TVM
    • 1:00 pm - 2:00 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

    Get Map Direction

    Conference Secretariat

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

    Trivandrum, Kerala

    9400328974, 9447551605

    iriatrivandrumcitychapter@gmail.com drsureshbabuk@gmail.com