Ms Andrea Barbara a Lymphoedema therapist from Wettenberg Germany volunteered at Institute of Applied Dermatology from 11/2/2019 to 22/2/2019. Ms Barbara was at IAD to learn about the integrative treatment protocol developed by IAD for Lymphoedema patients. She was keen to study about Yoga protocol and the Indian manual Lymph drainage techniques at IAD.
Ms Andrea Barbara, Lymphoedema therapist from Germany, seen with Dr SR Narahari, Director IAD and staff members of Team IAD.
Colloquium 2019 @IAD
Prof MS Bhagel, Former Director, Institute of Post-Graduation Training and Research in Ayurveda Jaipur, lighting the lamp as part of the inauguration of the colloquium. Mr. N A Nellikunnu, MLA, Kasaragod, Prof Terence J Ryan, Dr AC Padmanabhan, Dr SR Narahari, Dr KS Prasanna are also seen.
Prof M S Baghel (Former Director, Institute of Post Graduate training & Research in Ayurveda, Jamnagar, Jaipur) ) speaking in the inauguration session of the colloquium.
Prof. Peter Mortimer (Professor of dermatology Medicine, St. George’s University of London) delivering the keynote address in the inauguration session of the colloquium.
Mr. N A Nellikunnu, MLA, honoring eminent Dr. A C Padmanabhan. Paediatrician, Padma Polyclinic, Kanjangad, Kasaragod. Prof Terence J Ryan , Prof M.S. Baghel and Dr. S.R. Narahari are also seen.
Patients walking as part of ‘Never fear filariasis: We care for you’ slogan launch.
Padma Shri Vaidya Rajesh Kotecha, Secretary to the Govt. of India, Ministry of AYUSH, lighting the lamp at the slogan launch ceremony. Prof. M. S. Baghel, Dr. S R Narahari, Dr. K S Prasanna are also seen.
Padma Shri Vaidya Rajesh Kotecha, Secretary to the Govt. of India, Ministry of AYUSH, Prof M S Baghel, Former Director, Institute of Post-Graduation Training and Research in Ayurveda, Jaipur, Prof. Terence J Ryan, Emeritus Professor of Dermatology, Green Templeton College, Oxford, UK, Prof. Peter Mortimer, Professor of Dermatological Medicine, St. George’s, University of London, launching the slogan ” Never Fear Filariasis or Lymphoedema: We care for you.” at IAD, Kasaragod.
Vaidya Rajesh Kotecha, Secretary, Ministry of AYUSH, Government of India, visited Institute of Applied dermatology on 16-1-2019 on the occasion of colloquium themed “Aetiological diagnosis and Morbidity management and Disability prevention of Lymphoedema”.He later spoke to The New Indian Express and said the integrative protocol developed by IAD for the treatment of Lymphoedema/Lymphatic Filariasis is a subject to be introduced to premier institutes like AIIMS.
Release and screening of film on integrated medicine protocol for lymphoedema.
Lymphoedema patient examination and discussion on the occasion of patient camp conducted during colloquium 2019.
Seen from Left to right in picture are:
- Prof M.S.Baghel, Formerly Director, Institute of Post Graduate Training& Research in Ayurveda, Jamnagar, Jaipur.
- Dr Peter Mortimer Professor of dermatological medicine, St Georges University of London
- Prof Terence Ryan, Emiretus professor of dermatology, Green Templeton College, Oxford, U.K
- Prof.Sahar Mansour, Professor & consultant clinical geneticist, St. George’s, University of London.
- Dr S.R.Narahari, Dermatologist, Director, IAD from Left to Right in the above picture seen are
- Dr Rie Roselyne Yotsu (National centre for global Health and medicine, Tokyo Japan)
Institute of Applied Dermatology will be hosting the 9th National Colloquium on Evidence Based Integrative Medicine for Lymphatic Filariasis and other Chronic Dermatoses from 14th to 17th of January, 2019.
The theme of the colloquium is Aetiological diagnosis and Morbidity Management and Disability Prevention of Lymphoedema
National and international experts in lymphoedema and ayurevda are expected to lead discussion on laying roadmap for future research on the theme. We will also have presentations on ayurveda, yoga and integrated medicine and data analytics.
The colloquium also gives opportunity to attend the medical camps organized for lymphoedema, vitiligo and other chronic dermatoses patients who received integrated medical treatments. CME on bedside clinical evaluations, treatment workshops and training on patient communication skills in lymphoedema are also part of this event.
For more information, visit : www.indiandermatology.org
IAD felicitated in Bengaluru
Institute of Applied Dermatology (IAD) honoured in Bengaluru by Smt. M. K. Jayamma & Sri B. S. R. Sastry Trust, in the presence of Justice Dr. M. N. Venkatachalaih, Honorable Chief Justice of India (Retd.), Sri. N. Parthasarathi, IFS (Retd.), Formerly Consular General of India to USA & Ambassador to Republic of South Korea, Dr. Gururaj Karajagi, Chairman, Academy for Creative Teaching, Bengaluru and Mr B R Nagaraja Sastry, Managing Trustee
Dr. S R Narahari and Mrs. Dr. Prasanna received the prestigious felicitation. This recognition comes to IAD for its achievements in the field of Lymphatic Filariasis and Integrated medicine.
IAD took part in the WoundCon 2018
IAD participated in the WoundCon 2018 Conference, held at Sri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara (SDM) College of Ayurveda & Hospital, Hassan, Karnataka.
The IAD team of Dr. S.R. Narahari, Chairman & Director, Ms. Aneesha, Dermatology Nurse and Ms. Harinakshi Shetty, Lymphoedema Nurse conducted Compression Therapy Workshop and made presentation on its unique wound care treatment methods.
Lymphoedema Team from Germany Visits IAD
Lymphoedema therapists and NGO leader couple from Germany, Rainer H Kraus and Mrs Martha visited IAD to understand the unique protocol developed for the treatment of Filariasis by IAD. They wished to implement it in African countries where the prevalence of Lymphatic filariasis patients is very high. They actively participated, as Guests of Honor, in the Independence Day celebrations, organized by IAD.
IAD took part in the Eighth International Lymphoedema Framework Conference held in Netherlands
IAD participated in the International Lymphoedema Framework Conference, held in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, from 6 to 9 June, 2018.
Dr. Guruprasad Aggithaya, the Chief Ayurveda Consultant of IAD, took part in the conference and conducted two sessions on integrative medicine and Yoga. He conversed about breast cancer induced lymphedema, Lymphatic Filariasis and lymphoedema, affecting lower limbs due to causes such as cervical cancer. Lymphoedema can develop in upper limb post breast cancer treatment and affect lower limbs due to many causes such as filariasis, accidents, post cancer surgical treatment as in cervical cancer. IAD is the pioneer to adopt Yoga in its integrative treatment protocol, developed for lymphedema that is now practiced worldwide for Lymphoedema treatment. Dr. Guruprasad Aggithaya also delivered a plenary lecture, on 9 June, on Filarial Fever. He also presented details of IAD’s research on managing filarial fever. Prof. Ashok Raman, PESIT University, Bangalore, also represented IAD in the conference.
The Centre for Integrated Medicine and Public Health inaugurated at IAD
Shri E. Chandrasekharan, the Hon’ble Minister for Revenue & Housing, Govt. of Kerala, inaugurated the Centre for Integrated Medicine and Public Health (CIMPH) at IAD. The Centre was built with financial aid received from Govt. of Kerala.
Mr. N.A. Nellikkunnu, the Honorable MLA, Kasaragod, delivered the presidential address. Dr. Ramananda Banari, MBBS, a veteran doctor from Manjeshwar, Kasaragod, was honoured during this event. A book authored by Shri Chandran Muttath, on Filariasis awareness and its treatment, was also released during the ceremony by Prof. (Dr.) G. Gopakumar, the Vice Chancellor, the Central University of Kerala.
IAD held the Eighth National Colloquium on Evidence Based Integrative Medicine for Lymphatic Filariasis and other Chronic Dermatoses
IAD held the Eighth National Colloquium in January, 2018. The theme of the colloquium was advancing lymphedema research & integrative medicine through intersectoral collaboration for improved patient care. Collaborators involved in resolving priority research questions which also included the use of analytics and Big Clinical Data Base. Distinguished experts in the field participated in the colloquium to discuss the progress. There was a Brainstorming Session which is expected to give leads for future studies on other research priorities in lymphoedema and integrative medicine.
The colloquium was inaugurated by Prof. Richard Hay, the Anglo –Indian nominated Member of Parliament.
Free medical and Yoga camps were organized for lymphoedema, vitiligo and other chronic dermatoses patients who received integrative medical treatment.
Dr.S.R.Narahari speaking in the interface program in CPCRI
IAD’s Chairman & Director Dr.S.R.Narahari speaking as a special invitee in the interface program ‘Science,Innovations and Entrepreneurship’, held by ICAR-Central Plantation Crops Research Institute,Kasaragod held on 15th September 2017. The program aimed at imparting knowledge about bringing in innovations and entrepreneurship in school children from selected schools of Kasaragod Educational district. Honorable MLA Mr.N.A.Nellikkunnu inaugurated the program. CPCRI director in charge Dr.Ravi Bhat Principal of Government Engineering College, Kannur Dr. K.A.Nawaz and others also participated. The program was supported by Department of Science and Technology, Government of India.
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