National Conference on “Artificial Intelligence & Workshop on Basic Radiographic Positioning” – Report (2020)
27th & 28th November 2020
National Conference on “Artificial Intelligence” & Workshop on “Basic Radiographic Positioning” was organized on 27th & 28th November 2020 by School of Allied Health Sciences, VIMS Hospital Campus, Vinayaka Mission’s Research Foundation, Salem jointly with association of Indian Society of Radiographers & Technologists.
The conference & Workshop was well attended by eminent academicians, faculty members and students from various reputed technical and educational institutions. Dr. B.SendilKumar, Director, SAHS, convener of the programme.
On the first day of Conference, Director Dr.B.Sendilkumar delivered the welcome address. Commander K J Daniel, Secretary; Public Relation- ISRT delivered the presidential address. The first day session included talk by Dr.P.Saikiran, Head, Department of Medical Imaging Technology, Manipal University, Manipal, on the topic, “ Artificial Intelligence in Radiology", Mr.Noyal Mathew, Clinical Application Specialist, Philips Healthcare Service, India on “Artificial Intelligence & Its way Forward” , Mr.Vivek Elangovan, Clinical Application Specialist, Siemens Healthcare Service, on the topic, “Trendsetting Application & Technologies in MRI”.
On the second day of workshop, Mr.A.Selvakumar, President, ISRT delivered the keynote address. The second day session included talk by Mr.R.Shanmugam, Senior X Ray Technologist, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical & Research on the topic, “ Basic Principle of Radiography", Mr.S.Thulasi Dass, Assistant Professor, Department of Medical Imaging Technology, Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, Sri Ramachandra Institute of Higher Education & Research, Chennai on “Paediatric Radiography & Radiation Protection” , Mr.Shashi Kumar Shetty, Assistant Professor, Department of Medical & Imaging Techniques, K S Hegde Medical Academy, NITTE University, Mangalore, on the topic, “Concept of Radiographic Techniques”.
At the end of the session the vote of thanks was given by Mr.T.Suresha, Academic Coordinator, Bangalore Medical College & Research Institute, Bangalore.
Around 700 students, radiographers & technologists from various organizations were participated in this programme. All the attendees were appreciated with e certificates.
The overall programme was well organized by Mrs.V.Kalaivani , Mr.S.Antony Ruban, Ms.Preethi, Mr.Inbasagar, & Ms,R.Ragitha , SAHS, VMRF(DU).