Conference Agenda

Throughout the conference, there will be real life demonstrations of integrated treatment techniques available in India.  Delegates will also be able to experience these techniques themselves.  Following the conference, delegates will also be invited to visit integrated projects nearby including the Government supported local integrated village project, which is a demonstration of a whole system integrated approach ranging from ensuring economic sustainability and employment to offering villagers integrated approaches to health and care.

November 13, 2013 - Day 1

Morning Chair - Sir Graeme Catto
Afternoon Chair - Dr Michael Dixon

  09:00 - 09:20 Integrated Health and Care - Why does it matter & why have a conference about it ? Dr Michael Dixon
  09:20 - 09:50 Integrated Medicine - A question of science or belief ? Dr George Lewith
  09:50 - 10.20 Integrated approaches to long term disease in the West - Australia as an example Prof Kerryn Phelps
  10:20 - 10:50 Integrating approaches to long term disease in the East Padma Shri Prof Ranjit Chaudhury
  10:50 - 11:10 Discussion Prof Phelps and Dr Chaudhury faciliated by Dr George Lewith
  11:10 - 11:30 Tea/Coffee  
  11:30 - 13:00 INAUGURAL CEREMONY  
    National Anthem  
    Welcome Address Dr Issac Mathai
    Lighting of Lamp  
    Introductory Address Dr Michael Dixon
Swami Sukhabodhananda
Dr Sriprakash K S
Prof Dean Ornish
Sir Graeme Catto
Dr R M Varma
Prof Kerryn Phelps
    Dr Issac Mathai's Book Release by H.E. Dr. H R Bhardwaj, Governor of Karnataka
    Vote of Thanks Dr Harry Brunjes
    National Anthem  
  13:00 - 14:00 Lunch  
  14:00 - 14:30 Asset-based community development offers a global opportunity for health improvement Dr Brian Fisher and Hazel Stuteley
  14:30 - 15:00

Integrated approaches for musculoskeletal problems

Simon Fielding and Rosena Johnston
  15:00 - 16:30 AYUSH - An introduction to Ayurvedic and other Eastern traditions and Techniques - Session Chair - Dr R K Manchanda  
    The role of Ayurveda in contemporary medical milieu Dr Gangadharan
    PanchaKosha - Integrated approach of Yoga therapy Dr Nagendra H R
    The role of Unani in integrated medicine today Dr M Mohammed Sayeed
    Global awareness and usage of Siddha Medicines Dr Kumaravel A
    Scope of Integration of Naturopathy Dr Babu Joseph
    Integrated Medicine and Homeopathy - The RLHIM Model Dr Peter Fisher
  16:30 - 17:00 Tea/Coffee  
  17:00 - 17:30 Discovering and Delivering Novel Ayurvedic Formulation through Contemporary Science & Validation of Ayurvedic formulations - Preclinical to Clinicals Dr Prahalad Patki
  17:30 - 18:00 Thoughts from the day - Discussion Sir Graeme Catto and Prof George Lewith
  19:30 - 20:00 Dance Performance Attakkalari Centre for Movement Arts
  20:00 - 20:15 Overview - Lifestyle changes may reverse aging Prof Dean Ornish
    Evening speaker- Vice President, College of Medicine Dr Harry Brunjes


November 14, 2013 - Day 2

Morning Chair - Sir Graeme Catto                
Afternoon Chair - Dr Michael Dixon

  8:45 - 9:00 Meditation  
9:00 - 9:45 Integrated medicine.  The new medical imperative Prof Dean Ornish
9:45 - 10:15 The future treatment of long term disease in practice - where, how and by whom Clinical lead for Long Term disease, UK Sir John Oldham
10:15 - 10:45 Panel discussion - Making the changes Prof Dean Ornish and Sir John Oldham
10:45 - 11:15 Tea/Coffee  
11:15 - 11:45 Integration in Acute Care Hospital Settings : A Trojan Horse or a Gift Horse Dr Elad Schiff
11:45 - 12:15

Integrating the best of Traditional Chinese Medicine with conventional healthcare

Prof Justin Wu
12:15 - 12:45 Profile of heart diseases in INDIA Risk factors recent advances and the role of social health schemes Dr C N Manjunath
12:45 - 13:00 Discussion  
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch  
14:00 - 14:30 Integrated approaches to women's health Dr Michael Dooley
14:30 - 15:00 Maximising the benefit of self-care in chronic disease - lessons from the UK Prof David Peters
15:00 - 15:30 Can East and West be bridged? Can they learn from each other? Can we develop a convincing story of what universal integrated health and care looks like? Prof Sian Griffiths
15:30 - 16:00 Developing a model for providing integrated care in communities. Or, could integration be the current 'fool's gold? Prof David Colin-Thome
16:00- 16:30 Tea/Coffee  
16:30 - 16:45 Creating the right healing environment for long term disease - Video Presentation Samueli Institute
16:45 - 17:45 Where Next ? Panel Discussion Faciliated by Sir Graeme Catto. Panelist - Sir John Oldham, Prof Kerryn Phelps, Dr Elad Schiff, Prof Justin Wu & Dr K S S Bhatt

Seminar - Integration / Homeopathy - Venue : SOUKYA


November 15, 2013 - Day 3

Morning Chair : Prof. David Colin-Thome.         
Afternoon Chair : Prof.Sian Griffiths.

  8:45 - 9:00 Meditation  
09:00 - 9:30 Integrating Mind, Body and Soul Dr Kim Jobst
9:30 - 10:00

How can integrated approaches become more effective?

Dr Woodson Merrell
10:00 - 10:30 Creating a more healthy and sustainable physical environment - How do we do it and what are our respective roles? Sir Jonathon Porritt
10:30 - 11:00 Tea/Coffee  
  11:00 - 11:30 Systems Health - The Future of Medicine Dr V A Shiva
  11:30 - 12:00 Preventing Coronary Heart Disease - A Combined Approach Dr Vijay Kakkar
  12:00 - 12:30 Enabling communities to improve their resilience, their self-confidence and their health Dr Cormac Russell
  12:30 - 13:30 Lunch  
  13:30 - 14:00

Outlining the nature of asset-based community development and explore the evidence for its impact on health protection, responsive services and health inequalities

Dr Brian Fisher
  14:00 - 14:30 Helping communities to take charge of their own health and become more resilient in the U.K. Hazel Stuteley
  14:30 - 15:00 Extending integrated solutions for the community Suja Issac
  15:00 - 15:30 How do we create healthy communities? Panel Discussion Dr Brian Fisher, Sir Jonathon Porritt, Prof David Colin-Thome, Suja Issac and Hazel Stuteley
  15:30 - 16:00 Review of Conference Dr.Michael Dixon and Dr.George Lewith
  16:00 Tea/Coffee/Delegates transport to SOUKYA  
  18:00 - 19:00 Closing Ceremony

Nobel Laureate Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Shri. K. Siddaramaiah Hon'ble Chief Minister, Shri U T Khader Hon'ble of State Health & Family Welfare GOK, Shri Nilanjan Sanyal Secretary to GOI & Dept of AYUSH and other dignitaries

  19:00 Classical Dance performance Dr Mallika Sarabhai