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COPD Is 3rd Leading Cause Of Death In US, Costing $49.9 Billion in 2010: Dr. Joseph Chalil Tells Delegates During AAPI’s 32nd Convention in San Antonio, TX
 (San Antonio, TX: July 21st, 2014) “COPD is the third-leading cause of death in the U.S., with an estimated 15 million diagnosed patients and many more undiagnosed,” Dr. Joseph Chalil, Associate Director, Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals told his colleagues during the 32ndannual convention of American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (AAPI). “One-fifth of hospitalized COPD patients are readmitted within 30 days. Many simultaneously present with heart disease, pneumonia, diabete...
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AAPI applauds the “US India Partnership Day” resolution passed on September 30, 2014
   
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SnapShot: The Entrepreneur inside the Wine Country of California
A Personal Account, also available on www.NeilMed.com
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AAPI Leaders Attend First Ever Leadership Conference At Yale
With a view to educate, train and enhance the leadership qualities of the members of the American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin, AAPI in collaboration with the Yale University in New Haven, CT launched a new initiative, a Leadership Retreat on Saturday, September 20th, 2014.
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AAPI's Global Healthcare Summit 2015 To Be Held in Mumbai
The 9th annual Global Healthcare Summit (GHS) 2015, organized by the Association of American Physicians of Indian Origin (AAPI) in collaboration with the Indian Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, will be held at the prestigious Trident Oberoi Hotel, Nariman Point, Mumbai, India from January 2nd to 4th, 2015.
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SwaasthIndia Web Portal Launched Described as a “match maker” between public & private medical institutions in India and from around the globe, who want to provide medical service to people in their “Janmabhoomi”
(Chicago, IL): August 5, 2014) There are over 100,000 Indian American physicians in the United States and several hundred thousands across the globe. They want to contribute to their Janmabhoomi, India, by sharing their expertise, skills, knowledge and resources with those in need of their services in India. However, they are not familiar, how and where they will begin providing these services to those who would benefit from them. Often without an infrastructure and a method to reach out to the ...
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AAPI Leaders Spread Message of Health & Wellbeing At India Day Parade in New York
In their efforts to spread the message of healthy living for all, leaders of the American Association of Physicians of Indian origin (AAPI) joined the India Day Parade in New York City on Sunday August 17th, 2012. Applause from the crowds reached a crescendo as the colorfully decorated Float bearing AAPI’s name, symbol, and message of health and wellbeing to all rolled on in New York City. Led by Dr. Ravi Jahagirdar, president of AAPI, the float rumbled down Madison Avenue, along with others, s...
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AAPI Makes Childhood Obesity Awareness A Top Priority
(San Antonio, TX: July 21st, 2014) Childhood obesity has more than doubled in children and quadrupled in adolescents in the past 30 years. According to Center for Disease Control Prevention, the percentage of children aged 6–11 years in the United States who were obese increased from 7% in 1980 to nearly 18% in 2012, while among adolescents aged 12–19 years, the obesity rate increased from 5% to nearly 21% over the same period. In 2012, more than one third of children and adolescents were over...
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AAPI organizes 3rd Annual Free Community Health Fair in San Antonio TX
Continuing with the tradition of offering free medical services to the local population, where the annual Convention is being held every year, American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (AAPI) organized its annual Community Health Fair in San Antonio, TX on Sunday, June 29th, 2014, even as the 32nd annual convention, attended by nearly 2,000 delegates from across the nation concluded here.
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 “Want to Enhance Further the Good Work Carried Out by Great AAPI Leaders” Dr. Ravi Jahagirdar, AAPI’s New President Declares During AAPI Convention in San Antonio, TX
(San Antonio, TX: June 28th, 2014) A member of AAPI for 15 years, Dr. Ravi Jahagirdar, the new president, who assumed office as the president of American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (AAPI) for the next one year, during the historic convention in San Antonio, TX on Saturday night, June 28th, believes that he can “only enhance further the good work I have seen carried out by a legion of great AAPI Officers and Members.”
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