Friday, July 26, 2013

Thursday, July 25, 2013

Launch of the most comprehensive Institute of Liver Diseases, HPB surgery and Transplantation

Global Hospitals Mumbai launched the Institute of Liver Diseases, HPB Surgery and Transplantation on July 20th, 2013 at ITC Grand Central, Parel Mumbai.

The Institute was inaugurated by Prof. Julia Wendon, Consultant Intensive Care and Hepatologist, Kings College Hospital, UK was visiting Global Hospitals Mumbai.

The event was graced by Dr Ravindranath, Chairman and MD, Global Hospitals Group along with Prof. Mohamed Rela, Group Director, Institute of Liver Diseases HPB Surgery and Transplantation.

Dr Karanjekar, CEO Global Hospitals Mumbai and Dr Samir Shah, Head-Department of Hepatology, Global Hospitals Mumbai, engaged the audience of over 200 invitees, with discussions on “The Most Comprehensive Institute of Liver Diseases, HPB surgery and Transplantation- Need of the Hour (in Mumbai)”.

Professor Rela enlightened the audience on “Achieving newer heights in Liver Surgery” while Prof Wendon spoke on, “Bringing International Excellence to Global Hospitals.”
Dr Samir Shah concluded the event with testimonials from patients who were treated by the Liver Team at Global Chennai and bringing the same level of Excellence now to Mumbai. He introduced the team of over 50 consultants and support care staff at Mumbai Hospital.

An academic event on “Need of the Hour” was followed on July 21st at the same venue. Attended by over 300 physicians from Mumbai and surrounding states- the event covered a range of issued on Comprehensive liver Care. Dr Ravindranath welcomed the Doctors and Dr Karanjekar introduced the Mumbai Hospital.

Prof Wendon spoke on Need for a Dedicated Liver ICU, followed by Padmashree Awardee Amit Maydeo on “Endoscopy in HPB : Working in Tandem” Dr Srinivas Desai spoke about the role of Radiology in Liver care, “Dedicated HPB Radiologist - A New Breed.” Prof Mohamed Rela spoke on “HPB surgery and Liver Transplant - Achieving New Frontiers,” the event was concluded by a Q&A with the team.

Tuesday, July 16, 2013

As a Corporate Social Responsibility, Global Hospitals, L.B. Nagar, Hyderabad organised Medical Exhibition with a concept called “Healthy Students. Healthy India” from 10th - 12th July - A unique initiative to enlighten school children on the importance of health and inspire them and through them others, to adapt a healthy life style by gaining knowledge on various health problems, different diseases, hygiene related issues and also familiarize them on the various functions of a Hospital.

Member of Parliament Dr. Manda Jagannadham sharing his knowledge with school students at the "Healthy Students Healthy India" medical exhibition held at Global Hospitals, L.B.Nagar, Hyderabad.


It is important to note that students are the future of any nation and in their growth lies the nations. To ensure they get the best possible quality of education & awareness to maintain a healthy lifestyle and as a part of "Healthy Students Healthy India" Global Hospitals (L.B.Nagar, Hyderabad) presented all the school students of class VII - X with Health Guide which intends to provide basic health information to both students as well as their parents.