The Bihar chapter of Indian Fertility Society was inaugurated on 31st May, 2015 at Hotel Patliputra Ashok, Patna. Inaugurating the chapter, President, IFS, Dr.Sonia Malik said that Indian Fertility Society aims at updating the skills and standards of Infertility management across India. Dr. Sudha Prasad, Secretary General, IFS informed that it is the eleventh branch of Indian Fertility Society and presented the details of various society activities. Dr. Anita Singh, Founder Secretary of Bihar Chapter welcomed the guests and introduced its thirty members including eminent IVF specialists of Bihar. On this occasion, Dr. Kalpana Singh and Dr. Supriya Jaiswal were installed as Joint Secretary and Treasurer of the Bihar Chapter while Dr. Neelam, Dr. Amita Sinha, Dr. Kavita Barnwal, Dr. Amita Narayan, Dr. Neelu Prasad, Dr. Ranjana Sinha and Dr. Shipra Roy were elected as council members. All the eminent gynaecologists of Patna including Dr. Sharda Sahay, Dr. Shanti Roy, Dr. Manju Gita Mishra, Dr. Pramila Modi, Dr. Kusum Gopal Kapoor, Dr. Pramila Modi, Dr. Shanti Singh, Dr. Dharamsheela Sharma, Dr. Kumkum Sinha, Dr. Reeta Dayal, Dr. Renu Rohatgi, Dr. Usha Didwania , Dr. Abha Rani Sinha, Dr. Himanshu Roy, Dr. Pragya Mishra Chaudhary and many members of POGS were present to mark the occasion.
Following inauguration, the 1st CME Programme of IFS Bihar chapter was also held in the same meeting. Dr. Sudha Prasad, Secretary General, IFS, presented a talk on “Infertility Management – an Overview” and Dr. Sushma Sinha, Joint Secretary, IFS elaborated on “Role of DHEA in Infertility Management”. Dr. Shanti Roy and Dr. Manju Gita Mishra, Eminent Gynaecologists of Patna chaired the session. Dr. Sonia Malik moderated a grand panel discussion on “Infertile Couple – Strategic Approach” in which four cases of infertility were discussed. Dr. Sudha Pasad, Dr.Sushma Singh, Dr. Pratibha Singh, Dr.Kavita Barnwal, Dr. Shipra Roy, Dr. Prachi Singh participated as panelists in a very lively and interactive discussion. Around 70 Gynaecologists of Bihar attended the function to mark it as a grand success.
It was in inaugurated with 18 members. The office bearers are
Secretary – Dr (Prof) Anita Singh
Jt Secretary – Dr Kalpana Singh
Treasurer – – Dr supriya Jaishwal
Executive council members are
On 31st May along with inauguration a CME was organized at hotel Patliputra Ashoka, Patna .IFS, Bihar Chapter was inaugurated by Dr Sonia Malik, President IFS. Dr Sudha Prasad secretary, IFS delivered a guest lecture on “Infertility Management An overview” .Role of DHEA in Infertility was discussed in detail by Dr Sushma P. Sinha, Jt secretary. Dr Sonia Malik moderated a panel discussion on ‘Infertile couple -Strategic Approach”. The panelists were Dr Sudha Prasad, Dr Sushma P.Sinha, Dr Kavita Barnwal, Dr Pratibha Singh, Dr Shipra Roy, and Dr Prachi Singh.
2nd Clinical Meeting and a CME on Basics of FertilityManagement was organized on 14 August 2015 at Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences. Dr Neelam spoke on “Evaluation of female partner” while Current Advances in individualized stimulation Protocol was discussed by Dr Himanshu Roy. Dr Neeta Singh spoke on “Journey of an embryo from tube to womb” .Dr Sudha Prasad delivered a lecture of Luteal support in IUI. In post lunch session Dr. Rajeev Sood emphasized on “What a gynecologist must know about male partner evaluation”. Dr Himanshu Roy Showed videos of different techniques of Sperm wash.
Clinical Meeting/ Seminar was organized on 19th July 2015 at IGIMS on “Ovarian Reserve”. Dr Kalpana Singh was the speaker and approximate 20 people participated. Another seminar was organized on 31st Oct 2015 0n “Progestins” at IGIMS and on 7 th Nov 2015’ Stress & immune modulater’ was discussed at IGIMS.
Total members now are 34 .