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.



CONSTITUTION

NAME:
Indian Association of Pathologists and Microbiologists - Kerala Chapter.

OBJECTIVES:
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.

MEETINGS:
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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WELCOME TO THE OFFICIAL WEB SITE OF IAPMKERALA CHAPTER
VIEW POSTERS OF THE 67th IAPM KERALA CHAPTER MEETING
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The (67th) IAPM Kerala chapter meeting was held on 13-08-2011 at MES Medical College,  Perinthalmanna.
The (68th) IAPM Kerala chapter meeting was  held on 11-02-2012 at Govt: Medical College,  Trivandrum. Minutes of the 68th IAPM Kerala Chapter meeting.
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.
CLICK for Photos
MINUTES OF 67th  IAPM Kerala Chapter Meeting held at
MES Medical College ,Perinthalmanna,on 13th Aug 2011.
70th IAPM Kerala chapter meeting and 8th National CME was organized by TDMC Alappuzha  at PAGODA RESORTS  ,  Alappuzha on 09-02-2013 and 10-2-2013, 11-2-2013 respectively.
The next (74th ) IAPM Kerala Chapter meeting will be held at Govt:  Medical College, Calicut on the 14th of February, 2015.

Minutes of 70th IAPM Kerala Chapter Meeting Click

The 71st IAPM  Kerala Chapter meeting was conducted on 11th August 2013 at Hotel Sharana Plaza,Thalassery. The meeting was organized in association with Malabar Cancer Centre, Thalassery.

The 72nd IAPM  Kerala Chapter meeting was conducted on 8th February,2014 at Govt Medical College Kottayam.
Minutes of 71st IAPM Keala Chapter Meeting- Click here
We are proud to announce that IAPM Kerala Chapter holds the privilage of hosting the NATIONAL IAPM 2015 at Kochi.
Prof.Ramachandran Memorial Prize Exam .Ist 10 Ranks - Click
The 73rd IAPM kerala chapter meeting was conducted on 9th  August 2014 at Sreegokulam Medical College , Venjaramoodu, Trivandrum.
Topic for slide seminar was  - cardiothoracic pathology.
Moderator -Dr.Elizabeth Joseph,Prof&HOD MOSC Medical College,Kolencherry.
               CLICK to view the slides of the cases

       

MINUTES OF 72ND IAPM KERALA CHAPTER MEETING .CLICK
CME
UPDATE ON LIVER DISEASES
Conducted by Dept .of Pathology,Kottayam
On 15-11-2014(Saturday)
Credit hours sanctioned for this CME by MCI is 3 Hours.
Please have your TC medical council No with you when you come to attend the CME
Slides for slide  seminar will be uploaded in the first week of November
CLICK for Brochure Cover    Inner      Programme 1    Programme 2
Topic for the Slide Seminar is
Urinary System (Surgical Uropathology) and the Male Genital System.
Moderator - Dr. Sheela Thomas
                       Additional Professor
                       Govt. Medical College Calicut.
Click to see the letter requesting to send interesting slides.

Date of Prof.Ramachandran memorial prize exam - 06-02-2015. Time - 4 Pm