Date: 21-02-2019

4th International Healthcare Conference

This conference is taking place against all the backdrop of disruptions and constraints of the healthcare delivery system. The only way to move forward especially in healthcare where huge investment is a norm, to proactively mobilize key stakeholders from both public and private sectors along with their proud strengths and innovations on such a common platform. Hence this conference assumes strategic significance as speakers share their practical approach while dealing with various issues.

Chief Guest

Shri Ashwini Choubey

Minister of State Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

Guest of Honor

Dr. Indu Bhushan

CEO Ayushman Bharat - (AB - PMJAY) National Health Agency (NHA)

Dr. VG Somani

Joint Drug Controller General of India

Dr. VG Somani

Joint Drug Controller General of India



10:30 - 11:30 AM

Inaugural session

VOH Journey - Depth and Breadth of it.

Welcome address by General Secretary - Afzal Kamal

VOH Update by Chairman, VOH - Dr. Naveen Nishchal

Address by Conference Co Chairman - VOH - Gaurav Malhotra

Message from Chief Guest - Shri Ashwini Choubey - Honorable Minister of State - MOHFW GOI

Launch Of Medgate Coffee Table Book, MEDDO APP, VOH Academy - Shri Ashwini Choubey - Honorable Minister of State - MOHFW GOI

Felicitation of dignitaries by Associate Director - VOH - Pinky Chahar

11:30 - 11:45 AM

Key Note

Topic - “Advantages of Taiwanese Medical System”

Speaker - Dr. Hsu l Lin – Director – International Medical Center - National Cheng Kung University Hospital, Taiwan

11:45 - 12:00 PM

Key Note

Topic - “Nationwide Population Science - Research outcome from the Taiwan National Health Insurance Research Database”

Speaker - Prof. Chung Yi, Li Department of Public Health - National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan.

12:00 - 12:10 PM

Knowledge Session

Topic - “Infection Prevention and The New Medical Devices Rules 2017 - An Overview”

Speaker - Sumit Marwah - CEO & Director, Dispoline Pvt. Ltd.

12:10 - 12:45 PM

Panel Discussion - Healthcare Quality: Where are we heading to?

Topic - After affordability, quality is another big challenge for the Indian Healthcare Industry. We have been talking extensively about accreditation but where we are heading in the field of quality healthcare?

Moderator - Dr. B K Rana - Founder CEO - QAI

Panelist :

Sashi Rekha - Director - NABCB

Dr. Neeraj Jain - Secretary - The Association of Practicing Pathologist

Dr. Sanjeev Sood - NABH Assessor - Advisor AHPI, Delhi

Rajiv Nath - Forum Co-ordinator AiMed

Dr. Barnali Das - Consultant - Laboratory Medicine - Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital

12:45 - 12:55 PM

Key Note

Topic - “Data Science & future of Healthcare”

Speaker - Zoya Brar - Founder and CEO - Core Diagnostics

12:55 - 1:10 PM

Company Presentation

Topic - “Instruments Reprocessing”  

Speaker - Gaurav Arya (RSM) - Johnsons and Johnsons

1:10 - 1:30 PM

Company Presentation

Topic - “Know your Medical Gloves” 

Speaker - Sameer Shah - MREPC ,Malaysia

1:30 - 2:15 PM

Networking & Fellowship Lunch

2:15 - 3:00 PM

CEO’s Panel Discussion - On Medical Value Travels - Not just mitigating health requirements, need to address other predicaments.

Besides providing best of the medical treatment to a patient from another country, there are various other factors to be taken into account by the host country. Time has come when we address some issues, concerns and leverage synergistic actions from all stakeholders.


Dr. Harsha Vardhan - Founder & Group MD- MedAchievers Pvt. Ltd. & Genome Analyst

Prof. Dr. Sanjeev Bagai - Vice Chairman & Director - Manipal Hospitals - Dwarka

Col. Hemraj Parmar (Retd.) - CEO - B R Life Hospitals

Dr. Mradul Kaushik - Director - Operations and Planning - Radiant Life Care Pvt. Ltd.

Yateesh Wahaal - Executive Director - Nayati Healthcare & Research Pvt Ltd

Krish Sundaresan - MD and CEO - Patni Healthcare

Dr. Sunil Khetarpal – COO - Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Hospital

3:15 - 4:00 PM

Panel Discussion: Affordable Access to Medical Devices

Need for an integrated and cyclical approach to managing health technology in order to mitigate clinical and financial risks and ensure acceptable value for money.

Moderator : Sanjay Jha - Co Founder - Collateral Medical Pvt Ltd.


Dr. T S kler - Chairman - PSRI Heart Institute

Dr. KK Agarwal - President (Elect) Confederation of Medical Associations of Asia and Oceania

Rajiv Nath- Forum Co-ordinator AiMed

Malini Aisola - Co-Convenor - All India Drug Action Network (AIDAN)

Gurmit Chugh - MD- Translumina Therapeutics

Sumeet Aggarwal - Managing Director - Midmark (India) Pvt. Ltd.

Mala Vazirani - Executive Director - Transasia Bio-Medicals Ltd

4:00 - 4:45 PM

Panel Discussion - Healthcare Business Intelligence - Improving efficiency and productivity?

Healthcare service providers have started using HIS & LIS but are still not using BI tools to improve efficiency and productivity. How to address this issue?

Moderator : Dr. Saktimaya Mohapatra - Founder - Midbrain - The Intelligent Healthcare

Panelist :

Vikram Anand - CEO - Capbuild Clinical Skills

Siddharth Sangwan - CEO - Hindustan Wellness

Rohit MA - Co Founder & MD - Cloudnine Group of Hospitals

Dr. Manu Bhandari - CEO - Avantha Technologies

Anoop Mohan Arora - CEO - ITDOSE Infosystems Pvt.Ltd.

Amit Mitra - Partner - Audit and Assurance - MSKA and Associate (A BDO Global Network)

Vinesh Gadhia - COO - Nova IVI Fertility

Dr. Saarthak Bakshi - Founder - International Fertility Center

4:45 - 5:00 PM

Key Note 

Topic - “Building a holistic health care system”

Speaker -  Dr. Sy- Ming Guu, Chairman - Mytrex Health Technologies

10:30 - 11:15 AM

Inaugural Session

VOH Journey- Depth and Breadth of it.

VOH Update by Chairman,VOH - Dr. Naveen Nishchal

Address by Conference Co Chairman - Gaurav Malhotra

Address by Guest of Honour - Dr. V G Somani - Joint Drug Controller General of India

Message from Chief Guest - Dr. Indu Bhushan - CEO Ayushman Bharat - (AB - PMJAY) National Health Agency (NHA)

11:15 - 11:45 PM

“ Interactive Session with Planners - Providers - Patients of Ayushman Bharat- Let’s hear the story, Directly from the Horse's Mouth”

Speaker: Dr. Dinesh Batra - CEO - Cygnus Hospitals

11:45 - 12:35 PM


The need of the hour is ‘men on mission’. Men who can take charge and make a difference for the better. A Game Changer “ has to face both the brickbats and the applauds…all in a day’s work. You win some, you lose some. The zeal to improve and excel is the key.

Moderator : Gaurav Malhotra - MD, Medicover Healthcare

Panelist :

Dr. Arun Gupta - Executive Director ( Hospital Network and Quality Assurance) - National Health Agency

Col. Hemraj Parmar (Retd.) - CEO - B R Life Hospitals

Prashant Sharma - Managing Director - Charnock Hospital

Neeraj Lal - Cluster Head & VP Bangalore Operations - Rainbow Hospitals

Prof. M Wali - Consultant Physician - Former President of India

Dr. Dinesh Batra - CEO - Cygnus Hospitals

Vivek Tiwari- CEO- Medikabazaar

Mukesh Sabharwal - COO - Apollo Spectra Hospitals

12:35 - 12:45 PM

Company Presentation

Topic - “Towards a new era of Healthcare: Raising flexibility via mobile medical services & applications”

Speaker - Yao Cheng Tsai(Andru), ASM - EBM Technologies

12:45 - 1:30 PM

Panel Discussion - E-pharmacies - Conundrum on legality          

Evolution of the E-pharmacies in India has a flourishing presence, but an uncertain future. What should we expect from the regulatory think tanks in the near future?

 Moderator : Saurabh Kochhar - Co-Founder and CEO - Meddo


Dr. Varun Gupta - VP - Medical & Regulatory - 1 Mg

S L Nasa - Registrar - Delhi Pharmacy Council

Amit Bhatnagar - Country Head - Origio

Manvinder Singh - Partner - J. Sagar Associates (JSA)

Navpreet Singh Ahluwalia - Partner - Khaitan & Khaitan

Dr Prabhu Vinayagam - Founding Director-Prozela Healthcare Pvt Ltd

Dr. Abhimanyu Jha - Dean - Institute of Applied Medicines and Research(IAMR)

Dr. Harish Kumar - Consumer Activist

Rahul Chauhan - Director Regulatory & Medical Affairs - South Asia - Reckitt Benckiser

1:30 - 2:10 PM

Networking & Fellowship Lunch

2:10 - 3:00 PM

Panel Discussion - “ Healthcare Accessibility- After Affordability, how to bridge the gap of accessibility?”

Rural India is devoid of basic healthcare services even after various organisations have put their best foot forward.
Affordability is being addressed by numerous programmes (Ayushman Bharat, other yojanas keeping the same thoughts).
How do we bridge the gap to increase accessibility?

Moderator : Dr. Parvez Ahmed - Ex-Group Medical Director, Rainbow Group of Hospitals Hyderabad

Panelist :

Md. Ameel - Sr. Consultant - National Health System Resource Center (MOHFW)

Mahendra Pala - VP - Business Development - Gleneagles Global Hospitals

Dr. Sachin Gupta - CEO - Salus Healthcare Resources

Dr. RM Chhabra - Founder President - North Delhi Physician Forum

Zakir Hussain - CEO- Al-med Equipment

3:10 - 5:10 PM

Startup Spotlight- Pitching Session for Healthcare Startups

Perzue Health Pvt Ltd

Arogyam Medisoft Solution Pvt. Ltd

Kairos Solution - Excelling in the Business of Healthcare

Navia Lifecare


Incredible Devices

Gravitas Consultants Limited

Panel Discussion - Investment Scenario in Indian Healthcare Industry- "Tech Vs. Conventional Model"

Indian healthcare tech start-ups and platforms are enthralling a lot of investors attention. How would we define
the future of the conventional Healthcare models?

Moderator : Gaurav Malhotra : MD - Medicover Healthcare

Panelist :

Vishal Gandhi - Founder & CEO- BIORx Venture Advisors Pvt Ltd

Mohit Khullar - Director - Healthcare - O3 Capital

Denny Kurien - CEO & Founder - Keiretsu Forum

Dr. Preet Pal - Co Founder - Alkemi Venture Partners

Dr. Rahul Garg- Reinsurance Corporation of America, Inc, Toronto Canada

Dheeraj Rathi - MD - Ecovis RKCA Ltd.(Global consulting firm)

5:00 - 5:10 PM

Honours and Distinctions for best startup initiative by Gaurav Malhotra -Conference Co- Chairman

5:10 - 5:25 PM

Company Presentation

Topic - “Neonatal oxygen therapy”

Speaker - Wei Hanpeng - S S Technomed Pvt Ltd.

5:25 - 5:30 PM

Vote of Thanks by Dr Naveen Nishchal - Chairman, Voice of Healthcare

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