Acadamic Strides

March

18th March   - :  THYROCON 2017 was organized at Rajkot. Dr. Madan Kapre demonstrated following Live Surgeries 
•    Thyroglossal Cyst
•    Thyroid Surgery
•    Large Laryngocele
He also gave lecture on “Tips & Tricks” in Thyroid Surgery.
Rotary Club of Rajkot – Dr. Madan Kapre gave lecture on Melghat Surgical Project.
11th March - :  Dr. Abhishek Vaidya was Instructing faculty at GPRA Meeting at TMH Mumbai, where he gave line demo of TEP insertion by different methods. Also part of panel discussion on trouble shooting
18th March - :  Dr. Gauri gave lecture on Allergic Rhinitis – Beyond Antihistamines at AOI CME.
25th March - Dr. Madan Kapre was Chief Guest in Workshop on Welfare Projects for Disabled organized by Ali Yavar Jung Institute and Saksham group at Chitnavis Centre
 

25th March - Dr. Gauri Kapre Vaidya was moderator for round table meet – Organised by Abott Pharma on “Type I Thyroplasty”.

February 

2nd -5 February  - :  Annual National Conference AOI
Dr. Madan Kapre conducted instructional course on “Tips and Tricks in Thyroid Surgery”.
Dr. Kapre gave live demonstration of Thyroid Surgery.
Dr. Kapre was Judge for “Senior Consultants Free Paper” and Panelist for Panel Discussion on “Oral Cancers”
Dr. Abhishek Vaidya was part of a panel on “Oral Cancers in India” and also took a talk on “Node Clearance in Thyroid Carcinoma”.

17th- 19th February - :  Dr. Gauri Attended world PHONOCON 2017 and presented a paper in Rising Star Award Session.
25th -26th February  - Dr. Abhishek was part of the prestigious EBM ( Evidence Basedd Medicine) meet at TMH Mumbai. Where he was on a panel on “ National Oral Cancer Policy” This panel was part of the policy guideline formulation for cancers, Dr. Abhishek was the only practitioner from a private institute.                 

Dr. Abhishek vaidya was organising Secretary of Head – Neck Live Surgical Workshop at Lata Mangeshkar Hospital was operating faculty along with Dr. P.S. Pai, Dr. Kekatpure & Dr. D.M. Mahore. 

January 2017

6th – 7th January - :  Dr. Madan Kapre was Faculty at Workshop on Head & Neck Oncosurgery at Kasturba Medical College, Manipal. Dr. Kapre delivered Guest Lecture “Oral Pre- Malignant Lesions”. He was Panelist on Panel Discussion “Thyroid Cancer” & “Salivary Gland Cancer”. Dr. Kapre also presented his Surgical Videos on Thyroid & Parathyroid Surgeries.

8th January - :  Dr. Madan Kapre was Faculty at the Annual Conference of “Indian Academy of Biomedical Sciences” held at Bhavnagar. Dr. Kapre delivered lectures on “Early Diagnosis of Oral Cancers” & “Management Trismus of OSMF”.
17th – 19th January - Annual Surgical Camp for tribals of Melghat was conducted by Rotary Club of Nagpur South at Rural Hospital Chikhaldara. This was the 23rd year of the camp in which diagnosis, treatment, surgeries and post op care is provided to the tribals of Melghat totally free of cost. In addition all patients and their attendants are provided free food and accommodation.  This year record 150 surgeries were conducted which included Hernia, Hydrocele, Plastic Surgery and Cancer Surgery. Surgical Faculty included Dr. Meenakshi Yeola, HOD Dept of Surgery, JNMC, Sawangi and her team, Dr. Deven Mahore, Dr. R.B. Deshmukh, Dr. Sudhanshu Kothe, Dr. Madan Kapre, Dr. Abhishek Vaidya & Dr. Swapnil Agrawal. Anaesthesia Faculty included Dr. Sanjot Ninave HOD, Dept of Anaesthesia JNMC, Sawangi and her team, Dr. Chetan & Dr. Piyush from IGGMC and Dr. Vidula Kapre. OT was ably managed by Staff from Neeti Clinics- Pawan, Prabhakar, Ajay, Prashant, Sisters - Rina, Sunita, Vaishali & Laxmi and Lata Maushi.


21st & 22nd January - :    16th Annual Thyroid Surgical Camp. The workshop was conducted on 21st and 22nd January under the aegis of Rotary Club of Nagpur South, Indian Society of Thyroid Surgeons, Foundation of Head & Neck Oncologists of India and Thyroid Society Nagpur.
Prof Kyung Tae Secretary General, Asia-Pacific society of Thyroid Surgery (APTS), Director, Hanyang University Hospital Cancer Center, Professor, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery College of Medicine, Hanyang University, South Korea is acclaimed Internationally as one of the leading Thyroid Surgeons in the world. His special expertise lies in Endoscopic Thyroid Surgery and Robotic Thyroid Surgery, technique which he has pioneered.
I t is an honour for Nagpur and for India, that Impressed by the work done by Dr. Madan Kapre and his team at Annual Thyroid Surgical Workshop for last 15 years, Prof Tae participated in this years workshop. Prof Tae operated on one of the tribals of Melghat. Altogether 12 thyroid surgeries were performed out of which 5 were Total Thyroidectomies and 7 Hemithyroidectomies. All the surgeries were performed on tribals of Melghat region, totally free of cost. 40 delegates from all parts of the country attended the workshop. There was one delegate from Afganistan 
Indian Faculty included Dr. Madan Kapre renowned ENT  Surgeon from Nagpur, Dr Prathamesh Pai Consultant Tata Memorial Hospital Mumbai, Dr. Murad Lala Endocrine Surgeon, Hinjuda Hospital Mumbai, Dr. Jyoti Dabholkar, Prof. Emeritus KEM Hospital Mumbai, Prof. Deven Mahore, Dr. R.B. Deshmukh Consultant ENT Surgeon Nagpur and Dr. Abhishek Vaidya Head and Neck Oncosurgeon, Nagpur.
Prof. Sadhana Mahore, HOD Pathology, NKPSIMS, Nagpur and Dr. R Ravi Consultant Pathologist, Nagpur demonstrated Fine Needle Aspiration Techniques and conducted all the pathology tests for the patients. Dr. R. R. Khadelwal explained nuances of ultrasonology in Thyroid. 
Anaesthesia Faculty included Dr. Vidula Kapre Director Neeti Clinics Nagpur, Dr. Shubhada Deshmukh, Dr. Mrunalini Wani and Dr. Ruchi Sharan. Cervical Epidural Anaesthesia for Thyroid Surgery was demonstrated. All Faculty including Prof. Tae and all delegates showed a lot of interest in this Anaesthesia technique.

December

5th – 9th  December- :  Dr. Abhishek Vaidya has been to Kabul, Afghanistan , where he performed thyroid surgeries at a camp organized at a local hospital. 10 large MNGs, including one with retrosternal extension were operated by him.

16th – 18th December- :  AOI Maharashtra State Conference was held at Kolhapur. Dr. Madan Kapre gave inspirational talk “You Can Do It”. Dr. Madan Kapre was panelist for Panel Discussion”PG Teaching in ENT Expectation vs  Reality” Dr. Madan Kapre was judge for Junior Consultant Paper Competition.  

16th – 18th December- :    Dr. Abhishek Vaidya attended MENTCON 2016 at Kolhapur as a faculty. He delivered an Invited Talk on “Oral Cancer- Current Trends” at the conference.
                
Neeti  Study Centre :
 
9th, 16th, 22nd December- :  Dr. Harsh Delivered lectures on CT paranasal sinuses for post graduate students.

 

November

6th November- :  Dr. Vidula Kapre was chairperson at “Trans Meet”, CME on Transfusion Medicine organized by Academy of Medical Sciences.                          

5th- 6th November- :  Vidarbha ENT Annual Conference was held at Amravati. Dr. Madan Kapre was panelist in panel discussion “Back to Basics”.
Dr. Abhishek Vaidya also attended annual conference at Amravati and he was moderator for Surgical session.

24th November- :  Dr. Madan Kapre inaugurated the ENT Department at CYTECARE Hospital Bangalore.

23rd- 26th November- :  Dr. Harsh Karan Gupta participated in “Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery Workshop” at Sian Hospital.

25th -26th November- :  Joint Annual Conference of Bihar & Jharkhand State was held at Patna. 
Dr. Madan Kapre gave live demonstration of Thyroid Surgery and delivered Dr. L. H. Hiranandani Oration- “Optimizing Surgery for Thyroid Disorders”.

25th 26th November- :  Dr. Abhishek Vaidya attended “Oncosurg- Annual Cancer Congress” at Tata Memorial Cancer Centre, Mumbai.

27th November- :  CME on Head & Neck Surgery was held at JNMC Sawangi.
               Live Surgical Demonstration – Thyroid Surgery by Dr. Madan Kapre
              Commando Surgery + Neck Dissection by Dr. Abhishek Vaidya
              Lectures – Evolution of Neck Dissection by Dr. Madan Kapre
               Basics to Advanced in Thyroid Surgery by Dr. Abhishek Vaidya.

27th November - :  Temporal Bone Dissection Demonstration was held in OT. Faculty was Dr. Prashant Naik. The programme was very successful. It was attended by over 30 Post graduates from the three Medical Collages in Nagpur.

27th November - :  Annual Day Meet of ISO Nagpur Branch. This programme was conducted by joint collaboration of ISO Nagpur Branch & AOI Vidarbha and sponsored by Amplifon. Chief Guest was Dr. Madhuri Mehta from Hissar. 
Guest Oration – “Cholesteatoma – a Curable Disease” by Dr. Madhuri Mehta, Dr. Mehta also showed videos on Facial Nerve Decompression and Management of Otogenic Meningoencephalocele.
3D Printed Temporal Bone by Dr. Prashant Naik. Temporal Bone made in collaboration with VNIT.
Paper Presented by PG Students of IGGMC & NKPSIMS, Nagpur.
Clinical Audiology & Hearing Aids by Dr. Reddy from Amplifon