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IADVL Kerala - Notifications Jan 2018

1.     IADVL KERALA ORATION  2018 Entries Are Invited For 6th  IADVL Kerala Oration To Be Awarded At CUTICON Kerala 2018, To Be Held On 5th & 6th May 2018 At Kozhikode.   Eligibilty Criteria: ·      The Applicant Should Be Member Of IADVL Kerala State Branch ·      Application May Be By Self Or By Any Other Member Of IADVL ·      Application Must Be Accompanied By The Following: (a)   Oration Topic And Summary (b)   List Of Publications (c)   Full Copy Of All Publications Except Those Which Are Indexed Or In Pubmed (d)   Proof Of Awards Won (e)   Full Copy Of Most Significant Published Work (f)    Proof For Contribution To Other Areas Of Medical Knowledge / Practice (g)   Contributions To IADVL   ·         Applications / Nominations To Be Sent By E MAIL To secretaryiadvlk@gmail.com so As To Reach Us Before 28th February 2018    

2.    Dr BKH NAIR MEMORIAL  AWARD
Entries Are Invited For 15th  Dr BKH Nair Memorial Award,  For The Year 2018 And To Be Awarded At CUTICON Kerala 2018, To Be Held On 5th & 6th May 2018 At Kozhikode.   Eligibilty Criteria: ·         The Award Is Given For The Best Original Research Paper By A Young Dermatologist Or Post Graduate In Dermatology. ·         The Applicant Should Be Member Of IADVL Kerala State And Should Not Have Completed 45 Years Of Age As On The Last Date Of Application ·         Research Papers That Have Been Published In Indexed Journals Within Last 2 Years Are Eligible. ( Proof Of Publication Should Be Furnished) ·         Research Done As A Part Of Thesis Work For Any Course And Submitted And Approved Within Last 2 Years Are Eligible ( Proof Of Publication Should Be Furnished) ·         Papers To Be Presented  As Per Format Approved By The IJDVL, Along With The Details And The Necessary Documents For Age Proof Have To Be Sent By E MAIL To secretaryiadvlk@gmail.com so As To Reach Us On Or  Before 28th February  2018  

3.    ELECTION NOTIFICATION
Nominations Are Invited To Various Posts In Executive Committee Of IADVL Kerala For The Year 2018-19  (Except Central Scientific Committee And Editor, KJDVL)   ·         The Applicant Should Be Life Member Of IADVL Kerala State ·         Nomination Should Be Supported By A Proposer And A Seconder ( Both Should Be Life Members Of IADVL Kerala, LM No And Contact Details To Be Added) ·        
  
Nomination  To Be Sent By Post To The SECRETARY, IADVL Kerala  ( Address Given Below) Or By E MAIL To secretaryiadvlk@gmail.com so As To Reach Us On Or Before 1st April 2018
   
Address For Communication:   Dr. K. FEROZ Honorary Secretary, IADVL Kerala Dr. Feroz’s SKIN CARE CLINIC Near SBI, Fort Road Kannur – 670 001 Ph: 9061 99 77 99 secretaryiadvlk@gmail.com  ">secretaryiadvlk@gmail.com  ">1.     IADVL KERALA ORATION  2018 Entries Are Invited For 6th  IADVL Kerala Oration To Be Awarded At CUTICON Kerala 2018, To Be Held On 5th & 6th May 2018 At Kozhikode.   Eligibilty Criteria: ·      The Applicant Should Be Member Of IADVL Kerala State Branch ·      Application May Be By Self Or By Any Other Member Of IADVL ·      Application Must Be Accompanied By The Following: (a)   Oration Topic And Summary (b)   List Of Publications (c)   Full Copy Of All Publications Except Those Which Are Indexed Or In Pubmed (d)   Proof Of Awards Won (e)   Full Copy Of Most Significant Published Work (f)    Proof For Contribution To Other Areas Of Medical Knowledge / Practice (g)   Contributions To IADVL   ·         Applications / Nominations To Be Sent By E MAIL To secretaryiadvlk@gmail.com so As To Reach Us Before 28th February 2018    

2.    Dr BKH NAIR MEMORIAL  AWARD
Entries Are Invited For 15th  Dr BKH Nair Memorial Award,  For The Year 2018 And To Be Awarded At CUTICON Kerala 2018, To Be Held On 5th & 6th May 2018 At Kozhikode.   Eligibilty Criteria: ·         The Award Is Given For The Best Original Research Paper By A Young Dermatologist Or Post Graduate In Dermatology. ·         The Applicant Should Be Member Of IADVL Kerala State And Should Not Have Completed 45 Years Of Age As On The Last Date Of Application ·         Research Papers That Have Been Published In Indexed Journals Within Last 2 Years Are Eligible. ( Proof Of Publication Should Be Furnished) ·         Research Done As A Part Of Thesis Work For Any Course And Submitted And Approved Within Last 2 Years Are Eligible ( Proof Of Publication Should Be Furnished) ·         Papers To Be Presented  As Per Format Approved By The IJDVL, Along With The Details And The Necessary Documents For Age Proof Have To Be Sent By E MAIL To secretaryiadvlk@gmail.com so As To Reach Us On Or  Before 28th February  2018  

3.    ELECTION NOTIFICATION
Nominations Are Invited To Various Posts In Executive Committee Of IADVL Kerala For The Year 2018-19  (Except Central Scientific Committee And Editor, KJDVL)   ·         The Applicant Should Be Life Member Of IADVL Kerala State ·         Nomination Should Be Supported By A Proposer And A Seconder ( Both Should Be Life Members Of IADVL Kerala, LM No And Contact Details To Be Added) ·        
  
Nomination  To Be Sent By Post To The SECRETARY, IADVL Kerala  ( Address Given Below) Or By E MAIL To secretaryiadvlk@gmail.com so As To Reach Us On Or Before 1st April 2018
   
Address For Communication:   Dr. K. FEROZ Honorary Secretary, IADVL Kerala Dr. Feroz’s SKIN CARE CLINIC Near SBI, Fort Road Kannur – 670 001 Ph: 9061 99 77 99 secretaryiadvlk@gmail.com  

NATIONAL WEBSITE SIGN UP

Dear IADVL Members, 
Season’s Greetings from The IADVL National Secretariat !
As You May Be Already Aware, The IADVL Website Has Been Revamped This Year and Is Now A Contemporary, Dynamic And Interactive Platform Where All Membership Applications, Conversions And Queries Are Being Handled Online. I Hereby Request All Members (LMs, PLMs, ALMs) To sign Up On The Website & log In With The Password that You Create While Signing Up. Once Signed Up And Logged In, You Can build Your Own Profile by Adding/editing Further Details (photograph/email/mobile Number/address/affiliation Etc.); All Such Details Will Instantaneously Auto-register Into The IADVL Database Integrated To The Website.  A Member Can Further view/download A Soft Copy Of His/her Certificate (applicable For LMs Only) At Any Point Of Time. The Member With An SSO (singe Sign On) Will Also Be Able To access Various Notifications And Announcements For Scholarships/grants offered By The Association In The IADVL Academy Section And Other Educational Materials. Also, For The First Time, A personalized, Membership ID Card will Soon Be Placed In The Member Page, Accessible On All Devices. This Can Be Used For Various Association Events.  The sign-up Process Is Very Simple and Should Not Take More Than A Couple Of Minutes. A PDF Guide With The FAQs is Attached For Your Ready Reference. I Look Forward To All Of You Signing Up On The Website Soon And Availing The Benefits Of A Dynamic And Interactive Platform That Is Poised To Offer Several More Features In The Near Future. Please Disseminate This Information To As Many IADVLites As Possible.  Best Regards
Dr. Shyamanta Barua
Honorary Secretary General (2016-17)
Indian Association Of Dermatologists, Venereologists & Leprologists (IADVL)

PLM TO LM Conversion

Dear All,Please Disseminate The Following Notification To All IADVL PLMs Who Have Completed 5 Years Of Membership. This Notification Will Soon Be Uploaded To The Website And Posted In Various Social Media Platforms. All State Branch Presidents And Secretaries (marked In CC) Will Soon Receive A List Of PLMs From Their Respective States Whose Membership Is Due To Lapse In January If Not Converted By Then To LM.

NOTICEAll Provisional Life Members (PLMs) Of IADVL, Who Have obtained A Postgraduate (PG) Degree/diploma In Dermatology And Have Registered Their PG Qualification With The MCI/State Medical Council And/or Have Completed 5 Years From Issue Of Membership, Are Notified To Convert To Life Members (LMs) Latest By 15 January, 2017 to Avoid Lapse Of Their Membership. One Can apply For Conversion From PLM To LM Through The Online Membership Application System (OMAS) on The IADVL Website (www.iadvl.org).

Those PLMs, Who Have Migrated To Another State Branch After Post-graduation, Can Write To The Secretary Of The Parent State Branch (where Their PLM Is Registered) For A No Objection Certificate (NOC) And, Thereafter, apply For Conversion From PLM To LM And State Branch Transfer Concurrently.Any PLM Whose Membership Lapses By 15 January, 2017 on This Count Will Have To Apply Afresh For Membership Of The Association.


Regards
Dr. Shyamanta Barua
Honorary Secretary General (2016-17)
Indian Association Of Dermatologists, Venereologists & Leprologists (IADVL)

Secretary's Report 2015-16

IADVL Kerala - SECRETARY's  Report
Dear IADVLite
Greetings From The Office Of IADVL KERALA As U All Know We Are At The End Of Our Term, The Present Executive Committee Of IADVL KERALA 2015-16.  On Behalf Of The Office Bearers And Personally Let Me Thank Each One Of You For All Your Support And Co-operation Offered For During Our Tenure.  Looking Behind, We Can Proudly Say That We Were Able To Set A Few Historical Milestones In The Annals Of IADVL KERALA. The Purchase Of Our “own Home”, Office Space For IADVL, Kerala The 14th Floor Of IMA House In Ernakulam, Is One Among Them. Thanks To The Support And Co Operation Of Various Regional Clubs In The State, As Well As Members Who Contributed Generously Towards This ,we Could Raise About Rs 21.5 Lakhs For The Same. This Office , Was Inaugurated By Former National President Dr Kuriyipe And IADVL Kerala State President, Dr S Rajiv On 28th February 2016.  I Would Like To Thank Dr Kuriyipe  and Dr Varghese Mathew For Their Time And Effort In Ensuring The Successful Completion Of The Project On Time.  Needless To Say The Way You All Extended Your Hands Whenever In Need, In Whichever Capacity You Could Is Always Remembered With Gratitude And Due Respect. Each And Every Exec Member, Irrespective Of Their Seniority, Has Been Always Ready To Take Up Any Responsibility Assigned To Them And Execute It In The Best Possible Way.  Let Me Now Take The Privilege Of Presenting Before You, The Activities The Present Committee Has Undertaken During Its Tenure. Academics: On Scientific Front, It Was Quite An Eventful Year, Rather An Extended Year,  with A Lot Of Academic Activities We Organised In Association With Various SIG,  institutions And Clubs - Dermamusings in Aug 2015 And Dermapractice in Nov 2015 In Association With Cochin Dermatology Society (CDS) At Kochi, Research Methodology Workshop In Association With Medical College, Kozhikode In Sep 2015,  Psoracon 2015 In Association With Malabar Dermatology Club (MDC), In Oct 2015 At Kozhikode, Dermatopathology CME In Association With Trivandrum Derma Club,in Jul 2016 At Thiruvananthapuram, PG Clinics At Pariyaram Medical College, Mar 2016 And Midcuticon 2016 In Association With Thrissur Derma Club In May 2016 At Thrissur.  All These Conferences/CMEs Were Excellent In Their Arrangements, Faculty, Content And Participation. Social Events: We Demonstrated Our Social Responsibility By Organizing Events Under Chalo Gaon Ki Ore, By Conducting Dermatology Camps At Various Places In Association With MDC And CDS And Celebrated Vitiligo Day And Psoriasis Day To Generate Public Awareness, With A Lot Of Activities With Public Interaction, Street Plays, Write Ups And Interviews In Print And Visual Media Among Others. Apart From These, Our Main Achievements  last Year That We All Can Take Pride In Are : 1. Winning The Mandate By A Huge Margin To Host DERMACON 2018, Which Required A Real Hard Work And Strategic Planning And Execution Of Ideas And Concept. 2. IADVL Best Branch Award For Year Around Scientific Activities Was Another Feather In Our Cap 3. IADVL Kerala Website, www.iadvlkerala.org is Now Fully Functional. Facility Is Incorporated. So That Members Receive SMS regarding Conferences, Provide Links For Journals, Obituary Etc. Our Web Administrator Dr Ashique KT And I Took The Initiative In Updating The Address And Contact Details Of Almost All The Members.  The Website Is Mobile Enabled And Can Be Easily Accessed From Smart Phones Even In Low Bandwidth Data Connections. Kudos To Our Web Admin, Dr Ashique KT  4. The Income Tax Returns For The Association Was Filed For The First Time, Congrats To Our Active Treasurer, Dr Rakhesh. SV Member’s Achievements / Awards : Dr Najeeba Riyaz Won The Prestigious Ambady Oration And Dr Nandakumar G won Leslie Marquez Award For Best Invited Paper In DERMACON 2016, Dr Salim T Won An Award For Heading SIG Dermatosurgery And Was Appointed As International Mentor Of American Society Of Dermatosurgery, Conducted Training Programme At Vietnam, Indonesia Etc.  Dr Rajiv S , Coordinator For Dermagyan Lecture Series Of IADVL National, Dr S Criton, Editor Of KJDVL,  Dr Ashique KT, Associate Editor Of IDOJ And Dr Soumya J , Asst Editor Of IJDVL  have Been Doing A Commendable Job. Our Provisional Members Too Are Gaining Fame In Their Respective Fields. Dr Febin A And Dr Simin MK Won Many Awards At Various Meets For Quiz,  Dr Neena Joy Won Prof DK Gupta Medal For Female PG Student For The Best Paper In Award Session At Dermacon 2016, Dr Parvathy S Won 2nd Place In National TYSA Examination, Dr Geethu G Is The Winner Of BKH Award 2016 And Has Won Award Best Paper Award At KUHS.  Many Of Our Members Attended And Presented In Various International, National And Regional Conferences Around The Globe, Won A Few Scholarships  and Published Many Articles In Various Indexed Journals.   Membership: Our Membership Is Around 800 Right Now; Around 650 LM And 150 PLMs. Last Year We Had 18 New Life Members, 8 Transfers And 51 Provisonal Members. 3 Members Expired And 1 Took Transfer To Another State.  About 25 PLMs Were Converted To LM.  Online Membership Has Been Initiated At Centre Level. Elections: The Election For The Year 2016-17 Was Called For. We Received 2 Nominations For The Post Of President Elect; Dr Rathish Pillai And Dr N Asokan, Later Dr Asokan Withdrew His Nomination And Dr Rathish Has Been Elected Unopposed. Nominations Received For The Rest Of The Posts And Elected Unopposed Are, Dr George Chakola And Dr Remadevi ( Vice Presidents), Dr David Pudukadan And Dr Rakhee Nair ( Joint Secretaries), Dr Radhamony M ( Editor, KJDVL), Dr. Abhay M, Dr Soumya J, Dr Joan F Samson,  Dr Boby Krishna & Dr Gopikrishnan A ( State Council), Dr S Criton, Dr S Rajiv, Dr Jacob Thomas, Dr James J, Dr George Kurien, Dr Prasnnakumar, Dr Prasanth M, Dr Abel Francis, Dr MM Faizal & Dr Anuradha KB ( Central Council), Dr Bifi Joy ( Central Scientific Committee) & Dr Ashique KT ( Web Admin). Elections For The Remaining Posts Was Held At GBM On 19th Nov 2016. Dr Rajesh Nair ( State Council), Dr Sreedevan V ( Central Council) And Dr Mercy Paul A ( Central Scientific Committee) Were Elected For The Respective Posts.  Next Midcuticon 2017 To Be Hosted By Palakkad Dermatology Club At Palakkad And  Cuticon, Will Be Hosted By  Malabar Dermatology Club At Kozhikode In May 2018. Obituary: It Was Quite Unfortunate That We Lost Few Great Members During This Period,  great Prof  T Gopinath,  Dr. M Karunakaran Who Were Pioneers In Our Field And Had Assumed Many Leadership Roles In IADVL And Dr. P Hameed Who Was A Senior Dermatologist From Tirur. Our Prayers For Their Respective Families To Give Strength To Bear Their Irrecoverable Loss Conclusion : Looking Back, The Past Year Has Been Certainly Eventful For IADVL Kerala- Where We Have Marched Ahead In Strides- Under The New Leadership, Which Is A Strategic Blend Of Experience And Innovation, Infused With  new Enthusiasm, Vigor And Energy,  ready To Take On New Challenges…as A United, Dynamic Front… Our President, Dr S Rajiv  has Been A Strong Pillar And Guide To Steer The Team In A Positive Direction. Treasurer, Dr Rakhesh Has Been Meticulous In Account Keeping And Very Strict In The Matter Of Finance Management.  The Journey Continues And We Both Shall Try To Deliver Our Best In The Next Term Too.  Looking Forward, We Have A Strong Person Dr Salim With A Great Vision And Zeal To Take The Association Forward In The Next Term. Together We Shall Try To Deliver Our Best To Take This Association To Greater Heights And To Carry Forward The Good Beginnings And Continue The Legacy Set By All Our Predecessors  Soliciting Your Support And Good Will For Our Every Endeavor  Long Live IADVL 
Regards
Dr K Feroz
Honorary Secretary, IADVL Kerala 

Announcement For IADVL Observerships -2017

Dear Members

Applications Are Invited For IADVL Observerships In The Following Subjects And Centres (please See The Attached File For The Facilities Offered):

1. Aesthetic Dermatology (Dr Jagjeet Sethi, HOPE Clinic, Shillong)
2. Lasers & Aesthetic Dermatology (Dr Gurvinder Banga, ARV Aesthetics Skin & Laser Clinic, Gurgaon)
3. Lasers & Aesthetic Dermatology (Dr Geraldine Jain, Punarnawah Medical & Research Centre, Jaipur)
4. Lasers & Aesthetic Dermatology (Dr Suruchi Gupta, Aura Skin Institute, Chandigarh)
5. Lasers & Aesthetic Dermatology (Dr Suresh Talwar, Talwar Skin, Laser And Cosmetology Centre, Lucknow)
6. Dermatopathology (Dr Renu George, Dept Of Dermatology, Venereology, Leprosy And Pediatric Dermatology, Christian Medical College, Vellore)
7. Dermatopathology (Dr Uday Khopkar, Dept Of Dermatology, KEM Hospital & Seth GS Medical College, Mumbai)
8. Dermatosurgery (Dr Subrata Malakar, Rita Skin Foundation, Kolkata)
9. Dermatosurgery & Lasers (Dr Sumit Gupta, Dr Gupta's Skin & Hair Hospital, Lucknow)
10. Hair Transplantation (Dr Pradeep Sethi, Eugenix Skin And  Hair Sciences, New Delhi)
11. HIV Medicine (Dr D G Saple, Dept Of Dermatology, Venereology And ART, Human Health Care And Research Foundation, Mumbai)
12. HIV Medicine (Dr Vinay Kulkarni, Prayas, Pune)
13. Immunofluorescence (Dr Raghavendra Rao, Dept Of Dermatology, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal)
14. Pediatric Dermatology (Dr Renu George, Dept Of Dermatology, Venereology, Leprosy And Pediatric Dermatology, Christian Medical College, Vellore)
15. Photodermatology (Dr Satish B Pai, Dept Of Dermatology, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal)
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16. Trichology (Dr Rachita Dhurat, Dept Of Dermatology, LTM Medical College, Mumbai)
17. Urticaria (Dr Kiran Godse, Dept Of Dermatology, DY Patil Medical College, Navi Mumbai)

The Number Of Observerships Available At Each Centre Is:

Four, For A Duration Of 4 Weeks (and A Stipend Of Rs 10,000), For  IADVL LMs Or PLMs Aged Less Than 35 Years (at The Time Of Application Of The Observership).One, For A Duration Of 2 Weeks (and Without A Stipend), For IADVL LMs Aged 35 Years Or Above (at The Time Of Commencement Of Their Observership).

Applicants Should Have Obtained Their Degree Or Diploma In Dermatology (and Not Still Pursuing Their Studies). They Should Not Be Working In The Same Institution. They Must Not Have Availed Observerships Or Training Fellowships In The Past And Will Have To Undertake To Complete The Observership Within The Stipulated Time, Failing Which They May Not Be Considered For Future Observerships Or Scholarships Through Or From The IADVL.

Applications Should Be Sent In The Attached Format, Specifying Not More Than Two Choices Of Centres, With Their Biodata, toiadvlsecgen2016@gmail.com andiadvltrainingfellowships@gmail.com by 15th December, 2016. The List Of Successful Candidates, Selected By The IADVL Academy On The Basis Of Merit And The Possible Utility Of The Training In The Discharge Of Their Duties (provided The Host Institution Is Ready To Accept Them), Will Be Announced By The Forthcoming DERMACON.

Any Stipend Will  Be Disbursed Only After Successful Completion Of The Observership (based On Production Of A Letter Or Certificate To That Effect From The Program Director), And On Receipt Of The Feedback Form From Both The Program Director And Observer, As Well As A Brief Report Of His Or Her Experience Of The Same.

 Please Send In Application Form And Your CV In The WORD FORMAT Only.  Other Formats Will Not Be Accepted.

Regards,


Dr Bikash Ranjan Kar        Dr Manas Ranjan Puhan
IADVL Observership Co-ordinators (IADVL Academy)

Dr Ameet Valia,                                      Dr  K A Seetharam
Chairperson, IADVL Academy                 Convener, IADVL Academy

Dr Devesh Mishra          Dr Yogesh Marfatia       Dr Shyamanta Barua,
President                       President Elect               Hon Gen Secretary

"IADVL is one of the largest dermatologic associations in the world. With a membership over 10000, IADVL is the most representative organization of the composite discipline
of Dermato-venereo-leprology in India."

Web Admin: Dr. ASHIQUE. K. T