Minutes of Meeting – General Body Meeting of the Association of Physiologist of Tamil Nadu

Venue

SREE BALAJI MEDICAL COLLEGE AND HOSPITAL

Date

10th September 2016

Members chaired the GBM

Dr. P. Saikumar, Dr. B. Viswanatha Rao, Dr. M. Chandrasekar, Dr. A. Saravanan, Dr. N. Neelambigai, Dr. M.R. Renuka Devi

Minutes prepared by

Dr. M.R. Renuka Devi

Meeting started after congratulating the host for successfully conducting the conference in a grand manner

Dr. P. Saikumar, gave the welcome address. The following were the agenda for the meeting which was held at T.R.Raman Hall, SREE BALAJI MEDICAL COLLEGE AND HOSPITAL.

AGENDA:

  • ANNUAL REPORT
  • ACCOUNTS OF THE APT-APRIL 2015 TO MARCH 2016
  • MEMBERSHIP DRIVE
  • INCREASING THE FEE OF LIFE MEMBERSHIP
  • ISSUE ABOUT PG QUIZ
  • NEXT VENUE OF CONFERENCE
  • RESEARCH METHODOLOGY WORKSHOP
  • UG QUIZ
  • PG QUIZ
  • PILS
  • PIPS
  • EXPENSES FOR THE e – JOURNAL TO BE BORNE BY THE APT
  • ELECTION OF OFFFICE BEARERS
  • ID CARDS FOR APT LIFE MEMBERS
  • ANY OTHER ISSUE

Annual report: The annual report for the academic year was presented by Dr. B. Viswanatha Rao Secretary of APT for the academic year October 2015 to September 2016

Accounts : The details of the accounts for the financial year Apr 2015 – March 2016 was presented by Dr. M.R. Renuka Devi, Treasurer, APT. The Annual membership fee collected during ENVOCCON 2016 was handed over to the Treasurer.

Membership drive: Dr. M. Chandrasekar, Secretary of APT requested all the Heads of the Department to increase the membership number by asking fresh post graduates and new faculties to register as we have decided to give awards once we reach a target Rs 10,00,000/- as our savings.

Issue about PG Quiz: There raised a question about what has to be done when two or more teams college qualify from the same college in PG quiz . It was resolved to have same rules hic was practised earlier .

Life Membership Fees: Membership fee was increased to Rs 3000/- and was accepted by every members.

ELECTION OF OFFICE BEARERS ::
The Office Bearers for the Academic year 2015-2016 will be the same as last year except the Editor.

POST                         -                       NAME

PRESIDENT             -                Dr. C. Hemachandrika

VICE-PRESIDENT   -                Dr. R. Padmavathy

GENERAL SECRETARY -         Dr. A. Anitha

JOINT SECRETARY    -             Dr. C. Thirupathi, Dr. Ravichandran

TRESURER                 -              Dr. P.Sathya

EDITOR  OF NJP         -              Dr. Suzanne Maria D’cruz

EDITORIAL COMMITTE   -         Dr. Navin Rajarathinam, Dr. M.R. Renuka Devi, Dr. Preetha Paul,                                                        Dr. C. Umayal

PG REPRESENTATIVE -           Dr. Velmurugan

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE MEMBERS ::
               
                Dr. Celin

                Dr. K. Parimala

                Dr. Anandalakshmi

                Dr. Kayalvizhi

                Dr. P. Saikumar

                Dr. B. Viswanatha Rao

                Dr. M. Chandrasekar

                Dr. A. Saravanan

                Dr. N. Neelambigai

Events for the Next Year:

Events

Venue

Date

XI Annual Conference of APT 2017

Stanley Medical College

Announced Later

UG Quiz-2016 on RS

Tagore Medical College

Reply Awaited

PG Quiz-2016

Chengalpattu Medical College

June 2017

PG PILS-2016

Madras Medical College

Not finalised

PG PIPS-2016

Coimbatore Medical College

Not finalised

Workshop on Research Methodology

Sri Ramachandra University

MAY FIRST WEEK

CME

Open to other Medical Colleges



APT Journal:

  1. Conference hosting college should sponsor for the journal.
  2. More articles are invited to get the journal indexed. HOD SHOULD INSIST ON SENDING ATLEASE ONE ARTICLE.
  3. Printed version will continue till the e-journal is formed
  4. The expenses for the e-journal will be taken by the APT
ID CARDS FOR APT LIFE MEMBERS: SBMCH WILL SPONSOR

Meeting came to an end after the APT Secretary proposed the vote of thanks.
 
 
    Dr. M.R.Renuka Devi,
    Professor, Dept of Physiology
    Sree Balaji Medical College
    and Hospital,   Chrompet,
    Chennai - 600 044.