At the seventh annual conference of the Andhra Pradesh Indian Medical Association(IMA) held at Nandyal, Anantapur-based paediatrician Gujjala Hemalatha was unanimously elected IMA Women’s wing chairperson, while G. Ravi Krishna was elected the State IMA president.
The IMA Anantapur Chapter, in a release on Monday, said that it had won seven awards at the State Conference APCON 2022 in recognition of its work on bringing awareness on several public health issues in 2021-22.
The awards are: Best branch for all-around performance, Best branch for Scientific Programme, Best president, President appreciation award for the excellent organisation of Mission Pink Health, Best Women Doctors’ Wing, Best secretary and Best T.B. programme.
Dr. Gujjala Hemalatha thanked the doctors and IMA members of Anantapur Chapter for conducting many awareness programmes with dedication, which helped them bag seven awards at this year’s annual conference.
The women’s wing organises awareness programmes across Andhra Pradesh among women, college-going students, and also mega health camps.
Dr. Hemalatha thanked the doctors and IMA members of Anantapur for conducting several programmes with dedication, which helped the Anantapur chapter bag seven awards.