Conferences

Association with World Health Organization

Participated as an expert in ageing in expert group meeting by WHO South East Asia Regional Office, New Delhi to review the document on long term and palliative care for elderly in it’s office at New Delhi on 17-18 March 2016 to review and adapt the draft paper on ‘palliative care and elderly’.

Participation in Age friendly Environments Post Conference Workshop on ‘WHO Global Network of Age-friendly Cities’ on 7 May 2010.

Participated as Resource Person in the Technical Session on ‘Orientation of Medical Practitioners to ‘Geriatrics and Gerontology’ organized by International Longevity Centre – India (ILC-I), supported by WHO, on 5th September 2010.

Participated in Regional consultation on a strategic framework for Active Healthy Ageing in the South-East Asia Region, Colombo, Sri Lanka, from 15th to 17th December 2009, arranged by WHO, Regional Office for South – East Asia.

Participated as expert on healthy ageing in the “Regional Meeting on Healthy Ageing” held in Bangkok, Thailand during 26-28 October 2016 by WHO South East Asia Regional Office.

Janaseva Foundation had ORGANIZED National Consultation on ‘Active and Healthy Aging’ sponsored by WHO (SEARO) and in collaboration with ILC-I from 24th to 26th November 2010 wherein officials concerned with elderly care from many states of India participated.

Other Conferences

Participated in “National Conference on Ageing” held at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi from 6-7th November, 2012 organised by Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Ageing Division, Govt. of India. Kumari Selja, Hon’ble Minister of Social Justice and Empowerment inaugurated the Conference.Participated in National Conference on Inclusive Growth Opportunities for Senior Citizens organized by UNFPA & Planning Commission at New Delhi, from 20th to 21st November, 2012 and participated in discussion on Patterns of Acute and Chronic Morbidities, Care seeking Behaviour and Financing.

Presented papers on problems of aging at 6th, 10th, 11th and 12th Global Conferences of International Federation on Ageing.Presented a paper in an International Conference on Ageing in Asia at Hyderabad, 16-18 February 2003.