Report of IFS Kerala Chapter

Prepared by Dr K U Kunjimoideen, Secretary, Kerala Chapter

The activities for the year 2016-17 started with two days CME on Fetal medicine at Kozhikode, Kerala. First day was workshop on anomaly and growth scans. Dr KD Nayar spoke on Gestational Diabetes & Fetus. Dr Chander Lulla(Mumbai), Dr Vijyaraghavan(Coimbatore) were also faculty. 240 delegates attended the conference

PCO & Fertility issues were adapted as theme for the year and conducted CME programs based on the theme at Kozhikode, Thrissur, Kasargod, Kannur and Kollam. This was organized as programs of IFS Special Interest Group(SIG) on PCOS. Each CME were attended by 100-120 delegates.

Adolescent health awareness programs were conducted for plus two girls and professional college students as a part of IFS –PCO SIG activity in 23 institutions. Each session was attended by more than 500 students and classes were taken by IFS members and Nursing college teachers.

Also, organized IUI workshops at Theni, Tamil Nadu in collaboration with Tamil Nadu Chapter of IFS.

Organized a ‘Hands on workshop on Sperm processing for IUI’as a part of National Conference of IMA AMS, AMSCON 2017 at Kozhikode on 19th August 2017. IMA National Secretary Dr Tandon Inaugurated the workshop. Dr Sunil Nayar and Dr Feseena Seethi demonstrated the sperm processing procedures and lead the workshop. Training was 25 selected doctors. Dr Kunjimoideen, Dr Venugopal, Dr Sreeja, Dr Feseena, Dr Vasundhara, Dr Jitha and Dr Shyjus spoke on various aspects of Ovulation Induction and Seminology.