Indian Association of Pathologists and Microbiologists Kerala chapter was founded in 1978.
The first meeting was conducted in the Pathology Department, Medical College Trivandrum.
We are conducting two meeting each year regularly,
first meeting on second Saturday of February and
second meeting on second Saturday of August.
Each meeting consists of guest lectures, slide seminar on selected topics,
Business and general body meetings and free paper and poster sessions.
Indian Association of Pathologists and Microbiologists - Kerala Chapter.
1. Advancement of Knowledge of Disease.
2. To facilitate communication amongst Pathologists, Microbiologists and other Specialists in Kerala State.
ORGANISATION AND MANAGEMENT:
The Association consists of ordinary members, associate members and honorary members. It is administered by the Chairman duly elected from the ordinary members. The Chairman shall be assisted by one representative from each Medical College, one from Private Pathologists and the Treasurer. Treasurer shall be a person from the same place as the chairman. The term of all office bearers is 2 years.
MEMBERSHIP IAPM- Kerala Chapter Criteria. (As per minutes of 57th Chapter Meeting)
To be a member one
1.Should be a member of the National IAPM
2.Should be a specialist or specializing in Pathology
3.Should be a practicing Pathologist in Kerala.
A minimum of 2 meetings per year.
AMENDMENT OF RULES:
It is possible in annual general body meeting if supported by 2/3rd of ordinary member
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69th IAPM Kerala chapter meeting was held on 11-08-2012 at Pushpagiri Medical College, Thiruvalla. - click for Minutes
CME - LABCON (exclusively for lab technicians),organized by theDepartment of Pathology, Medical College, Kottayam,was held at Medical College, Kottayam on Saturday,10th November 2012 .CLICK for Minutes.
MINUTES OF 74TH IAPM KERALA CHAPTER MEETING HELD AT GOVERNMENT MEDICAL COLLEGE , KOZHIKODE ON 14/02/2015 Click
The 75th IAPM Kerala Chapter meeting was held at PUSHPAGIRI INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL SCIENCES THIRUVALLA on August 8th, 2015.
The topic for the 75th slide seminar was Hepatobiliary system and Pancreas.
The Moderator was Dr.Jyothi.C.R,
Associate Professor of Pathology, Govt.Medical College,Thrissur.
The 76th IAPM Kerala Chapter meeting was held at Govt Medical College Trivandrum on February 13 th, 2016.
The topic for the 76th slide seminar was 'Head and neck lesions'.
The Moderator was Dr.Prema.N.S, Additional Professor of Pathology, Medical College,Trivandrum.
The APCON 2015 was hosted by the IAPM kerala Chapter on 3rd ,4th, 5th, and 6th of december
2015 at LE MERIDIEN, Cochin.
Minutes of 75th IAPM Kerala Chapter meeting -Click
Submissions for the free paper session and posters are invited.
The abstract of the free papers should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Posters should be sent in jpg format in the ratio 1:1 (1m x 1m print size) to email@example.com. The last date for submission of paper abstracts and posters is January 15 2017.There will be an online evaluation for the posters, and 30 posters will be shortlisted to be displayed at the venue. The list of selected papers and posters will be posted on the website www.iapmkerala.com on February 1 st 2017.
Result of Ramachandran memorial prize exam 2016. Click
The 77th IAPM Kerala Chapter meeting was held in MOSC Medical College, Kolenchery, on 13th August 2016.
The 9 th National CME, on Predictive Oncology and Molecular Pathology (POMP 2017) will be held in Government Medical College, Kozhikode, from February 11-13. The CME will be inaugurated at 18:30 on February 11, after the Chapter meeting. Details of the CME is available at the website https://sites.google.com/site/calicutpomp2017/.
The topic for IAPM slide seminar is Soft tissue tumors and tumor like lesions.Dr.Rajeevan ,Professor of Pathology ,Govt. Medical College,Kozhikode is the Moderator of the session.