The three day conference will have a rich feast of academics,focusing on all major areas of topical interest in the field of tuberculosis and respiratory disorders. the conference will lay special emphasis on interactivevsessions,to improve participation by delegates.

The main highlights of scientific Programmev are:

Postgraduate workshops;Oration of TAI; keynote addresses and guest lectures; Debates on currents controversies; Panel discussions;Symposiums covering a wide range of clinical and research topics; Poster discussions of selected research abstracts; Quiz to delegates

Saturday, 5th January 2019

HALL A HALL B
Time Session / Topic Speaker Time Session / Topic Speaker
08.00-09.00am Meet the Expert : Programmatic Management Dr. K.S.Sachdeva 08.00-09.00am Meet the Expert : Programmatic Prof (Dr.) Arora V.K
Management
Dr. K.K.Chopra Prof. (Dr.) Rohit Sarin
09.00-09.40am Dr. P.K.Sen-TAI Gold Medal Oration ORATION IN HALL A
Chairperson: Dr. V.K. Arora, Dr. L.S. Chauhan,Dr B O
Tayade Dr. Radha Munje, Dr N. Ramraje
Recent advances in TB Research Dr. Srikant Tripathy
09.40-10.20am Dr.S.P.Agarwal- TAI Oration ORATION IN HALL A
Chairperson: Dr. Sunil D Khaparde, Dr. Srikant Tripathy,
Dr. K.K.Chopra, Dr. S.M. Patil
Topic: Profile of respiratory diseases (including TB) in Dr. O.P.Sharma
geriatric patients
10.20-11.00am Dr. S.N. Tripathy Memorial Oration ORATION IN HALL A
Chairperson: Dr. V.K.Arora, Dr. Ravindra Sarnaik, Dr.
Maldhure, Dr Latif Sheikh Dr S. Gaikwad
Mechanism of Drug Resistance in M.Tuberculosis Dr.V.P. Myneedu
11.00-11.50am Panel Discussion : Management of MDR TB- Practical 11.00 to 01.00pm Session on interventional
Points Pulmonology:
Chairperson: Dr Aniket Bhadke, Dr.
Moderator: Dr. K.K.Chopra Vinit Niranjane, Dr. Vikrant Deshmukh,
Dr Ashish Deshmukh
Panelist: Dr. Rupak Singla, Dr. Myneedu, Dr. Ashwani Endobronchial Management of
Khanna, Dr. Sarabjit Chadha, Dr. M.Hanif, Dr. Sangeeta 11.00 to 11.20am Dr. B.N.B. Prasad
Tubercular lesions
Sharma
11.20 to 11.40am Value of EBUS in management of Prof (Dr.) Girish Sindhwani
Tubercular mediastinal LAP
11.50-01.00am Session on TB 11.40 to 12.00 Recent advances in bronchoscopy Dr. Pratibha Singhal

Saturday, 5th January 2019

  HALL A       HALL B  
             
Time Session / Topic Speaker   Time Session / Topic Speaker
             
  Chairperson: Dr. Milind Bhrushundi, Dr. Somshekharan,     12.00 to 12.20pm Infection control in interventional Dr. Salil Bhargav
  Dr. Rupak Singla, Dr R. Sundrani, Dr Subhakar Kandi     pulmonology
         
11.50-12.00 Role of whole genome sequencing to study TB Dr Neil Gandhi (USA)   12.20 to 12.40pm Medical thoracopscopy- diagnostic tool Dr. Ramesh Bharate
  transmission       for pleural diseases  
12.00-12.10pm Bedaquiline experience in NITRD Prof(Dr.) Rohit Sarin   12.40 to 01.00pm Role of surgery in TB treatment Dr. Nasir Yusuf
             
12.10-12.20pm TB and HIV co-ordination- Present scenario and future Dr. Anoop Kumar Puri (NACO)      
prospects      
           
           
12.20-12.30pm 5 P”S in Diagnosis of TB Dr. B.K. Iyer        
             
12.30-12.40pm Is Sewerage Work a high risk group for vocational Dr. Kalpana Chandra        
tuberculosis        
           
             
12.40-12.50pm Index TB Guidelines for EPTB Dr K.B.Gupta        
             
12.50-01.00pm DISCUSSION          
             
             
12.30-02.30pm FLEXI LUNCH     12.30-02.30pm FLEXI LUNCH  
             
01.00-02.00pm CDC session     01.00-02.00pm Lung Cancer Symposia (Sponsored by  
    Astra)  
           
  Chairperson: Dr. Chordiya, Dr. Deopujari, Dr. Rajendra       Chairperson: Dr. Mundle, Dr. Jay  
        Deshmukh, Dr. Mandhniya, Dr. Amol  
  Prasad, Dr. Jogewar        
        Fuladi, Dr. Ashok Diwan  
           
01.00-01.15pm TB free India Project Dr Manoj Jain (USA)   01.00-01.20pm Morpho molecular impact from lab Dr Meena Pangarkar
             
01.15-01.30pm Role of LTBI in India Dr Rajesh Deshmukh   01.20-01.40pm Genomic update and clinical trial Dr Anand Pathak
             
01.30-01.45pm New advances in pediatric diagnosis of TB Dr. Christine Ho   01.40-02.00pm How to interpret imaging in lung (Prof) Dr S L Juvekar
  carcinoma
           
01.45-02.00pm Newer advances in HIV TB Dr Anand Date        
             
             
02.00-03.30pm Symposium on “End TB Strategy” (Session By Central     02.00-02.45pm Session on Respiratory Therapy  
TB Division)      
           
  Chairperson: Dr. Mase Sundari, Dr. L.S.Chauhan, Dr.       Chairperson: Dr. Pradeep Mishra, Dr.  
  K.K.Chopra, Dr Rajesh Ballal, Dr Trideb Das       Nainesh Patel, Dr. Jeetendra Gupta  

Saturday, 5th January 2019

  HALL A       HALL B  
             
Time Session / Topic Speaker   Time Session / Topic Speaker
             
02.00-02.20pm National Strategic Plan Dr. K. S. Sachdeva   02.00-02.20pm Oxygen Therapy-chronic respiratory Dr. G.C. Khilnani
  disorders
           
02.20-02.40pm Newer Diagnostic Algorithms Dr. Ranjani Ramachandran   02.20-02.40pm Non invasive ventilation : Modes and Dr. Milind Sovani
  Indication
           
02.40-03.00pm Recent Updates on PMDT Guidelines Dr. Malik Parmar   02.40-02.45pm DISCUSSION  
             
03.00-03.20pm PPM Strategy in India Dr. Devesh Gupta        
             
03.20-03.30pm DISCUSSION          
             
             
03.30-05.15pm Session on Current Scenario of TB     02.45-05.30pm Free Paper Session  
             
  Chairperson: Dr. Vikram Vohra, Dr Vijay Doifode, Dr.       Moderator: Dr Sushant Meshram, Dr  
  Tumane, Dr Papinwar, Dr. Ravi Rohankar       Anil Sonntake, Dr Gyan Shankar Mishra  
03.30-03.45pm Issue and Challenges in Tuberculosis Prof (Dr.) Katiyar        
             
03.45-04.00pm Justification of newer guidelines and its impact in Dr Atri Gangopadhyaya        
management of drug resistant TB        
           
04.00-04.15pm Pearls of Practice: Intersting Clinical Cases-TB Dr. Rajendra Prasad        
             
04.15-04.30pm ADR related to Second line drugs Dr Parul        
             
04.30-04.45pm Case based approach ADR mgt. Dr Amita Athawle        
             
04.45-05.00pm My MDR TB Clinic- linkage to RNTCP, Symbiotic Dr Vikas Oswal        
existence        
           
05.00-05.15pm DISCUSSION          
             
             

Sunday, 6th January 2019

  HALL A       HALL B  
             
Time Session / Topic Speaker   Time Session / Topic Speaker
             
08.00-09.00am Meet the Expert : Diagnostics in Tuberculosis & Dr. Myneedu   08.00-09.00am Meet the Expert : Newer Drugs & Vaccines Dr. Rupak Singla
infection control  
           
    Dr. M.Hanif       Dr. Salil Bhargava
    Dr Rajesh Deshmukh        
09.00-09.45am Lupin –TAI Oration       ORATION IN HALL A  
  Chairperson: Dr. V.K.Arora, Dr.L.S.Chauhan, Dr.          
  P.Kumar, Dr S.V. Ghorpade          
  COPD & Cardiac Diseases –Lethal Relation- My decade Dr. J.K.Samaria        
  on long relation        
           
             
09.45-10.30am Dr. O.A. Sarma Guest Lecture       GUEST LECTURE IN HALL A  
  Chairperson: Dr. Sunil Khaparde, Dr. K.K. Chopra, Dr.          
  Nikhil Sarangdhar, Dr Lokendra Dave          
  Recent Management of Extra –Pulmonary TB with Dr. J.B.Sharma        
  special reference to female genital TB        
           
             
10.30-11.15am Session By WHO     10.30-11.15am Panel Discussion on "COPD-Newer Initiatives"  
             
  Chairperson: Dr. V.K.Arora, Dr. L.S.Chauhan, Dr. Ashok       Moderator: Dr. Salil Bhargav  
  Arbat, Dr Jitendra Bhargava, Dr Ashish Deshmukh        
           
10.30-10.50am Latent TB Infection – Challenges and Opportunities Dr. MASE Sundari     Panelists: Dr. Vivek Gupta, Dr. Raj Kumar, Dr.  
    Rajendra Prasad, Dr(Brig) B.N. Panda  
           
             
10.50-11.10am National Guidelines for Management of LTBI Dr. K.S.Sachdeva        
             
11.10-11.15am DISCUSSION          
             
             
11.15-12.15pm Session Molecular Diagnosis of TB     11.15-12.00 Session on Newer Anti TB Drugs (Sponsored by  
    J & J)  
           
  Chairperson: Dr. Srikant Tripathy, Dr. Girija Nair,       Chairperson: Dr. D.Bhera, Dr. Srikant Tripathy,  
  Dr.Babaji Ghewade       Dr. Somshekharan  
11.15-11.30am Need and application of newer molecular diagnostics Dr. Amita Nene   11.15-11.30am Challenges and solutions of newer drug Dr. Neeta Singla
  introduction in a nodal DR TB center
           

Sunday, 6th January 2019

HALL A   HALL B
Time Session / Topic Speaker   Time Session / Topic
08.00-09.00am Meet the Expert  : Programmatic Management Dr. K.S.Sachdeva   08.00-09.00am Meet the Expert  : Programmatic Management
    Dr. K.K.Chopra      
           
09.00-09.40am Dr. P.K.Sen-TAI Gold Medal Oration       ORATION IN HALL A
  Chairperson: Dr. V.K. Arora,  Dr. L.S. Chauhan,Dr B O Tayade Dr. Radha  Munje, Dr N. Ramraje        
  Recent advances in TB Research Dr. Srikant Tripathy      
           
09.40-10.20am Dr.S.P.Agarwal- TAI Oration       ORATION IN HALL A
  Chairperson:  Dr. Sunil D Khaparde, Dr. Srikant Tripathy,  Dr. K.K.Chopra, Dr. S.M. Patil        
  Topic: Profile of respiratory diseases (including TB) in geriatric patients Dr. O.P.Sharma      
           
10.20-11.00am Dr. S.N. Tripathy Memorial Oration       ORATION IN HALL A
  Chairperson: Dr. V.K.Arora,  Dr Jaspal Arneja, Dr. Ravindra Sarnaik, Dr. Maldhure, Dr Latif Sheikh Dr S. Gaikwad        
  Mechanism of Drug Resistance in M.Tuberculosis Dr.V.P. Myneedu      
           
11.00-11.50am Panel Discussion :  Management of MDR TB- Practical Points     11.00 to 01.00pm Session on interventional Pulmonology:
  Moderator: Dr. K.K.Chopra       Chairperson: Dr Aniket  Bhadke, Dr. Vinit Niranjane, Dr. Vikrant Deshmukh, Dr Ashish Deshmukh
  Panelist: Dr. Rupak Singla, Dr. Myneedu, Dr. Ashwani Khanna, Dr. Sarabjit Chadha, Dr. M.Hanif, Dr. Sangeeta Sharma     11.00 to 11.20am Endobronchial Management of Tubercular lesions
        11.20 to 11.40am Value of EBUS in management of  Tubercular mediastinal  LAP
11.50-01.00am Session on TB     11.40 to 12.00 Recent advances in bronchoscopy
  Chairperson: Dr. Milind Bhrushundi, Dr. Somshekharan, Dr. Rupak Singla, Dr R. Sundrani, Dr Subhakar Kandi     12.00 to 12.20pm Infection control in interventional pulmonology
11.50-12.00 Role of whole genome sequencing to study TB transmission Dr Neil Gandhi (USA)   12.20 to 12.40pm Medical thoracopscopy- diagnostic tool for pleural diseases
12.00-12.10pm Bedaquiline experience in NITRD Prof(Dr.)  Rohit Sarin   12.40 to 01.00pm Role of surgery in TB treatment
12.10-12.20pm TB and HIV co-ordination- Present scenario and future prospects Dr. Anoop Kumar Puri (NACO)      
12.20-12.30pm 5 P”S in Diagnosis of TB Dr. B.K. Iyer      
12.30-12.40pm Is Sewerage Work a high risk group for vocational tuberculosis Dr. Kalpana Chandra      
12.40-12.50pm Index TB Guidelines for EPTB Dr K.B.Gupta      
12.50-01.00pm DISCUSSION        
           
12.30-02.30pm FLEXI LUNCH     12.30-02.30pm FLEXI LUNCH
           
01.00-02.00pm CDC session     01.00-02.00pm Lung Cancer Symposia (Sponsored by Astra)
  Chairperson: Dr. Chordiya, Dr. Deopujari, Dr. Rajendra Prasad, Dr. Jogewar       Chairperson: Dr. Mundle, Dr. Jay Deshmukh, Dr. Mandhniya, Dr. Amol Fuladi, Dr. Ashok Diwan
01.00-01.15pm TB free India Project Dr Manoj Jain (USA)   01.00-01.20pm Morpho molecular impact from lab
01.15-01.30pm Role of LTBI in India Dr Rajesh Deshmukh   01.20-01.40pm Genomic update and clinical trial
01.30-01.45pm New advances in pediatric diagnosis of TB Dr. Christine Ho   01.40-02.00pm How to interpret imaging in lung carcinoma
01.45-02.00pm Newer advances in HIV TB Dr Anand Date      
           
02.00-03.30pm Symposium on “End TB Strategy” (Session By Central TB Division)     02.00-02.45pm Session on Respiratory Therapy
  Chairperson: Dr. Mase Sundari, Dr. L.S.Chauhan, Dr. K.K.Chopra, Dr Rajesh Ballal, Dr Trideb Das       Chairperson: Dr. Pradeep Mishra, Dr. Nainesh Patel, Dr. Jeetendra Gupta
02.00-02.20pm National Strategic Plan Dr. K. S. Sachdeva   02.00-02.20pm Oxygen Therapy-chronic respiratory disorders
02.20-02.40pm Newer Diagnostic Algorithms Dr. Ranjani Ramachandran   02.20-02.40pm Non invasive ventilation : Modes and Indication
02.40-03.00pm Recent Updates on PMDT Guidelines Dr. Malik Parmar   02.40-02.45pm DISCUSSION
03.00-03.20pm PPM Strategy in India Dr. Devesh Gupta      
03.20-03.30pm DISCUSSION        
           
03.30-05.15pm Session on Current Scenario of TB     02.45-05.30pm Free Paper Session
  Chairperson: Dr. Vikram Vohra, Dr Vijay Doifode, Dr. Tumane, Dr Papinwar, Dr. Ravi Rohankar       Moderator: Dr Sushant Meshram, Dr Anil Sonntake, Dr Gyan Shankar Mishra
03.30-03.45pm Issue and Challenges in Tuberculosis Prof (Dr.) Katiyar      
03.45-04.00pm Justification of newer guidelines and its impact in management of drug resistant TB Dr Atri Gangopadhyaya      
04.00-04.15pm Pearls of Practice: Intersting Clinical Cases-TB Dr. Rajendra Prasad      
04.15-04.30pm ADR related to Second line drugs Dr Parul      
04.30-04.45pm Case based approach  ADR mgt. Dr Amita Athawle      
04.45-05.00pm My MDR TB Clinic- linkage to RNTCP, Symbiotic existence Dr Vikas Oswal      
05.00-05.15pm Ethical consideration of publishing a paper Dr. Surabhi (Elsevier)      
05.15-05.30pm DISCUSSION        

 

 

 
 
Speaker
Prof (Dr.) Arora V.K
Prof. (Dr.)  Rohit Sarin
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Dr. B.N.B. Prasad
Prof (Dr.) Girish Sindhwani
Dr. Pratibha Singhal
Dr. Salil Bhargav
Dr. Ramesh Bharate
Dr. Nasir Yusuf
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Dr Meena Pangarkar
Dr Anand Pathak
(Prof) Dr S L Juvekar
 
 
 
 
Dr. G.C.  Khilnani
Dr. Milind Sovani
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

 

Sunday, 6th January 2019
HALL A   HALL B
Time Session / Topic Speaker   Time Session / Topic
08.00-09.00am Meet the Expert  : Diagnostics in Tuberculosis & infection control Dr. Myneedu   08.00-09.00am Meet the Expert  : Newer Drugs & Vaccines
    Dr. M.Hanif      
    Dr Rajesh Deshmukh      
09.00-09.45am Lupin –TAI Oration       ORATION IN HALL A
  Chairperson: Dr. V.K.Arora,  Dr.L.S.Chauhan, Dr. P.Kumar, Dr S.V. Ghorpade        
  COPD & Cardiac Diseases –Lethal Relation- My decade on long relation Dr. J.K.Samaria      
           
09.45-10.30am Dr. O.A. Sarma Guest Lecture       GUEST LECTURE IN HALL A
  Chairperson:  Dr. Sunil Khaparde,  Dr. K.K. Chopra, Dr. Nikhil Sarangdhar, Dr Lokendra Dave        
  Recent Management of Extra –Pulmonary TB with special reference to female genital TB Dr. J.B.Sharma      
           
10.30-11.15am Session By WHO     10.30-11.15am Panel Discussion on "COPD-Newer Initiatives"
  Chairperson: Dr. V.K.Arora, Dr. L.S.Chauhan, Dr. Ashok Arbat, Dr Jitendra Bhargava, Dr Ashish Deshmukh       Moderator: Dr. Salil Bhargav
10.30-10.50am Latent TB Infection – Challenges and Opportunities Dr. MASE Sundari     Panelists: Dr. Vivek Gupta, Dr. Raj Kumar, Dr. Rajendra Prasad, Dr(Brig) B.N. Panda
10.50-11.10am National Guidelines for Management of LTBI Dr. K.S.Sachdeva      
11.10-11.15am DISCUSSION        
           
11.15-12.15pm Session Molecular Diagnosis of TB     11.15-12.00 Session on Newer Anti TB Drugs (Sponsored by  J & J)
  Chairperson: Dr. Srikant Tripathy, Dr. Girija Nair, Dr.Babaji Ghewade       Chairperson: Dr. D.Bhera,  Dr. Srikant Tripathy, Dr. Somshekharan
11.15-11.30am Need and application of newer molecular diagnostics Dr. Amita Nene   11.15-11.30am Challenges and solutions of newer drug introduction in a nodal DR TB center
        11.30-11.45am Introduction and scale up of DRTB Services in Delhi State
11.30-12.30pm Panel Discussion on Genotypic Diagnosis of TB has displaced phenotypic Diagnosis of TB     11.45-12.00 Principles of designing regimen with newer drugs for DR – TB cases and case studies.
  Moderator: Dr. Sarabjit Chadha        
  Panelists: Dr. SK Jindal, Dr. Jai Kishan, Dr Amita Joshi, Dr Alpa Dalal, Dr.M.Hanif        
           
12.30-01.30pm Session Lung cancer     12.00-12.40pm Guest Lectures
  Panel Discussion on Bronchogenic Carcinoma       Chairperson: Dr. Gopal Dubey, Dr. Ravi Rathore, Dr. Sumer Choudhary, Dr. Meenakshi Ghadge
  Moderator: Dr. D. Behera     12.00-12.20pm Hypersensitivity pneumonitis diagnostic approach
  Panelists: Dr. J.K. Saini, Dr. Mahapatra, Dr. P.R.Gupta, Dr Anant Mohan     12.20-12.40pm Aging Lungs
           
        12.40-02.20pm Session on Critical Issues in TB
01.30-02.00pm Chairperson: Dr Rajesh Swarnakar Dr Ashok Arbat, Dr. Vivek Gupta       Chairperson: Dr. Gouri Kulkarni, Dr. Dhamgaye, Dr. S.M. Deshmukh, Dr. Vaishisht
01.30-01.50pm Management of Central Airway Obstruction Dr. Anant Mohan   12.40-01.00pm National Drug Resistance Survey
01.35-01.55pm TBC     01.00-01.20pm Conventional Chest imaging in TB
01.55-02.00pm DISCUSSION     01.20-01.40pm Interpretation of skin test for cutaneous TB in india:
        01.40-02.00pm Depression in TB
        02.00-02.20pm Pulmonary Rehabilitation in cases of Impairment after Tuberculosis (PIAT)
           
12.30-02.30pm FLEXI LUNCH     12.30-02.30pm FLEXI LUNCH
           
02.00-03.15pm Session on PPM     02.20-03.00pm Session on Pleural Diseases
  Chairperson: Dr. K.S.Sachdeva, Dr. Devesh Gupta , Dr Neeta Singla, Dr. Yatin Dholakia, Dr. Shankar Khobrgade       Chairperson: Dr Rajesh Swarnakar, Dr. Sanjay Gaur, Dr. K.B.Gupta, Dr. Awadh
02.00-02.15pm Epidemology of TB Dr. Vineet Chadha   02.20-02.40pm Pleural Effusion TB or non TB:
02.15-02.30pm END TB 2025 Dr Surya kant   02.40-03.00pm Indigenous Pleuroscopy Technique
02.45-03.00pm Role of NGO in TB Control Dr. Narayan Mishra   03:00-03:30 pm Session by UNION
03.00-03.15pm Universal access to Anti TB drugs for all TB patients in the public or private sector Dr Shelly Malhotra (USA)      
           
03.15-04.15pm Session on Management of Asthma        
  Chairperson: Dr. Raj Kumar, Dr. Rajneesh Gupta, Dr Ajay Lanjewar, Dr N. Krishna        
03.15-03.30pm Latest Hypothesis on etiology of Bronchial Asthma Dr. Naresh Deewan (USA)      
03.30-03.45pm Recent Guidelines in management of Bronchial Asthma Dr. Avinash Desai (USA)      
03.45-04.00pm Difficulties in diagnosis and management of Asthma Dr Nikhil Sarangdhar      
04.00-04.15pm DISCUSSION        
           
04.15-05.00pm VALEDICTORY FUNCTION        

 

 

 
 
Speaker
Dr. Rupak Singla
Dr. Salil Bhargava
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Dr. Neeta Singla
Dr Ashwani Khanna
Dr. Rupak Singla
 
 
 
 
 
Dr Mahavir Modi
Dr. A. Sundara Murthy
 
 
 
Dr. P. Kumar
Dr Sanjay Jain
Dr. Sushil Pandey
Dr Meena Chandra
Dr. Gajendra Vikram Singh
 
 
 
 
 
Dr. Ajit Kulkarni
Dr H. Varudkar