Manipal, Sept 21, 2021: KAPICON 2020-21, the 38th Annual Conference of API Karnataka Chapter was organized by API Udupi- Manipal chapter and department of Medicine, Kasturba Medical College at Hotel Manipal on September 18 and 19.
The theme for the conference was “Empowering physicians for emerging challenges”.
Dr. H.S Ballal, Pro-Chancellor, MAHE. inaugurated the program. Lt. Gen (Dr.) M.D Venkatesh, Vice-chancellor, MAHE, Dr.PLNG Rao, Pro-Vice chancellor of Health Sciences, MAHE, and Dr. Sharath K Rao, Dean of Kasturba Medical College were the Guest of honor in the program. Dean Dr. Sharath K Rao delivered the inaugural speech.
Dr. V.A Kothiwale, Chairman of Karnataka API chapter, Dr. H.K Rajshekhar, Chairman-Elect of scientific committee KAPICON 2020-21, Dr. M Narayanaswamy, Hon. Secretary of API Karnataka Chapter, Dr. Sudha Vidyasagar, organizing chairperson of KAPICON 2020-21, Dr. Shivashankara K.N organizing secretary, Dr. Raviraja V Acharya joint organizing secretary and HOD of Medicine, Dr. G.S. Chandrashekar, joint organizing secretary and HOD of Adarsh Hospital, Udupi were present.
The program ended with concluding remarks by Dr. Shivashankar K.N.