Imphal: The 13th Annual Medical Society Conference (MESOCON), 2023 organised by Medical Society, Regional Institute of Medical Sciences, Imphal was inaugurated on Saturday at Jubilee Hall, RIMS on the theme “Overcoming Lifestyle Diseases:
The need of the Hour”.Prof. H. Priyosakhi Devi, Director, RIMS, Imphal graced the function as Chief Guest sharing the dais with Prof. N. Sanjib Singh, Medical Superintendent, RIMS Hospital, Imphal as President and Prof. Brogen Singh Akoijam, Dean (Academic), RIMS, Imphal & Prof. B. Praveen Reddy, Principal, Dental College, RIMS, Imphal as Guests of Honour alongside Dr. S. Subhaschandra Singh, Chairman, Reception Committee, Prof. T. Jeetenkumar Singh, Organising Chairman & Dr. Namganglung Golmei, Organising Secretary, MESOCON-2023.
A souvenir for MESOCON-2023 as well as the Journal of Medical Society, JMS, Vol. 36| Issue 3 was released on the occasion followed by a prize distribution for the P.G. award session-2023. Dr. L. Subhasini Devi, Dept. of PMR, Dr. K. Selina, Dept. of PMR & Dr. Jairajlakshmi Angom, Dept. of Anesthesiology, RIMS, Imphal bagged 1st, 2nd and 3rd prize respectively.
Speaking at the event, Prof.Priyosakhi acknowledged the hardwork of the Medical Society Executive Committee members, stating that MESOCON is a platform for medical fraternity from students up to senior faculty members. She further stressed on the role of exercise, diet and yoga to sustain a healthy lifestyle and urged the Ayush Director to participate in the next CME program to discuss together for the productive measures for a healthy lifestyle. The programme was participated by HODs of various departments, students, faculty members and resource persons.