The highlight of the conference will be a special session on innovations and creativity in healthcare practice and its delivery within the Armed Forces. According to official sources, AFMC is in the process of setting up a dedicated research wing which is likely to be approved during the conference.
“This will be a much-required impetus for increasing the scope of multidisciplinary and collaborative research and has been on the KRA of AFMC for the past two years,” an official statement issued mentioned.
In the conference, over 170 new research proposals will be discussed, and AFMC, Pune, has submitted 50 new research projects.
The conference will be formally inaugurated by Lt. Gen. Bipin Puri, VSM, PHS, Director General, Armed Forces Medical Services (DGAFMS) on February 05.