Dr. Nandita Palshetkar Elects its first woman President in 30 years for (IAGE)
Bengaluru, 6th May, 2017 : Indian Association of Gynaecological Endoscopist (IAGE) is a national organization since 1979 with over 2500 members across India. The vision of IAGE is to serve women by practicing “Safe Endoscopy” and advanced therapeutic techniques that provide less invasive treatments for gynecological conditions. IAGE closely works with the Indian Government, Family planning department for the promotion of sterilization.
Dr. Rajendra Sankpal, President IAGE will hand the baton to Dr. Nandita Palshetkar, President Elect who will be the first woman president in 30 years of the association.
Commenting on the new initiatives and vision of IAGE, Dr. Nandita Palshetkar said, “I am deeply honored & privileged to be appointed as the new President for IAGE. IAGE is one of those renowned association where doctors from across the world come to India to learn Endoscopy technology and later use it to help patients across the world. Endoscopy & Infertility go hand in hand. Endoscopy has a threefold advantage: Treatment for infertility, Improves results of IVF & Test Tube babies and preserves fertility for the future.
IAGE core philosophy is use of technology to improve health care. The world is moving towards Robotics; very soon technology will make this process fully automated. My vision for IAGE is to work towards bringing technology and quality health care to every woman across the country and increase the amount of members who could become foot soldiers and share their expertise in helping the government with their health care initiatives.
I am grateful to Dr. Rajendra, Dr. Rishma Dhillon Pai (General Secretary of IAGE) & all office bearers, members who have bestowed this responsibility to continue the good work of IAGE since the last 38 years. I would like to thank our guest of honor Ms. Rachita Ram, Dr. K.B. Manjunath, Dr. Vidya Bhatt, organizing chair person, Dr. Hrishikesh Pai, Dr. Sunita Tandulwarkar, Dr. Prakash Trivedi who have supported me and been my well-wishers over the years.” South actress Ragini Diwedi says, “It is a matter of pride to be a part of IAGE activities. I congratulate and applaud & congratulated Dr. Nandita on her mission for IAGE. As a woman I realize we are so privilege in urban India and there are millions of women who need quality health care. I realize IAGE with the Government can help bridge that gap & bring quality health care to society.”