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Indian-American doctor offers healthcare solutions for India


August 13th, 2012 - 11:46 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 13 (IANS) A leading Indian American doctor has proposed four major projects to transform India's healthcare system with US expertise, but laments that New Delhi's response appears at ... Read more...

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Bollywood singer Shreya Ghoshal to enliven AAPI US tour


August 5th, 2012 - 10:08 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 5 (IANS) Bollywood singer Shreya Ghoshal is joining an American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (AAPI) sponsored nine-city spectacular musical programme combined with educational and networking opportunities ... Read more...

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Indian-origin physicians in US is a ‘force to reckon with’ (Lead)


July 30th, 2012 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 30 (IANS) The American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (AAPI), a powerful professional community of doctors with over 65,000 members, has not only become a "force ... Read more...

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Indian origin physicians in US seek more opportunities


July 30th, 2012 - 11:16 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 30 (IANS) The American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (AAPI) is developing a sustained strategy to take the organisation forward with a renewed commitment of giving back ... Read more...

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US rejects Indian-Americans’ plea on disclosing offshore accounts


August 17th, 2011 - 12:03 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 17 (IANS) The US Treasury Department has turned down the Indian-American community's plea to extend the deadline for disclosing offshore accounts from Aug 31 to Dec 31 ... Read more...

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Indian American groups seek relief on foreign bank accounts


July 30th, 2011 - 11:52 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 30 (IANS) Several Indian American civic and professional groups have sought President Barack Obama's intervention in a joint campaign seeking relief on penalties stipulated by US tax ... Read more...

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Medical Scholarships FAQs


December 8th, 2010 - 1:08 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
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US may allow 5,000 more Indian doctors for residency training


January 2nd, 2010 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 2 (IANS) The US may allow in nearly 5,000 more Indian doctors for residency training every year, an American doctors' body said here Saturday. Vinod K. Shah, president of ... Read more...

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Hyderabad woman to head American College of Chest Physicians


October 27th, 2009 - 10:32 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 27 (IANS) The American College of Chest Physicians has elected Dr Kalpalatha K Guntupalli, the only woman president of the American Association of Physicians of Indian origin, as its first ... Read more...

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‘Without Gandhi, there would be no Obama as president’


October 8th, 2009 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 8 (IANS) "I surely believe without (Mahatma) Gandhi - without Gandhi in India - there would be no Barack Obama as president" of the United States. So said John Lewis, ... Read more...

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Indian American gives Mumbai’s emergency medical care new push


January 28th, 2009 - 11:38 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 28 (IANS) Imagine a situation where an accident takes place and the victim is lying on the road, bleeding profusely. Instead of waiting for the police to take the ... Read more...

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PBD sessions call for greater diaspora role in India’’s social development


January 9th, 2009 - 3:05 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Jan 9 (ANI): Continuing on its objective to deepen engagement with the Indian diaspora, three concurrent sessions at the Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) 2009 addressed opportunities presented for participating in ... Read more...

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Indian doctors abroad may get permission to practise back home


January 3rd, 2009 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 3 (IANS) With India facing a shortage of about 600,000 doctors, the central government is now considering granting permission to Indian physicians abroad to practise in their homeland."The government ... Read more...

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NRI doctors suggest steps to improve healthcare in India


January 2nd, 2009 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 2 (IANS) The American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (AAPI) Friday suggested various measures to improve healthcare scenario in India. These include certification of hospitals, mandatory examinations for ... Read more...

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NRI doctors to set up free clinics, face funding problem


January 2nd, 2009 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 2 (IANS) With plans for at least one free health care clinic in every state of India and training professionals to improve the rural health care system here, a ... Read more...

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India physicians and hotels and convenience store owners join hands


November 24th, 2008 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
Orlando (Florida), Nov 24 (IANS) The apex bodies of Indian American physicians, and hotel, convenience store and gas station owners in the US have decided to join hands for a common cause ... Read more...

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Economic crisis hits upcoming convention of Indian doctors in US


November 24th, 2008 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
Orlando (Florida), Nov 24 (IANS) The affluent community of Indian American doctors too has started feeling the pinch of the current economic meltdown the US is facing.The financial crisis has thrown a ... Read more...

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US seeks help of Indian American doctors in Afghanistan


November 20th, 2008 - 12:03 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Nov 20 (IANS) The Bush administration has sought the help of the powerful Indian American doctors' community to help it improve and build the fragile healthcare facilities in Afghanistan."We are ... Read more...

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N-deal will be consummated: Ambassador Sen


July 1st, 2008 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
New York, July 1 (IANS) Despite difficulties, the US-India civilian nuclear deal will eventually be consummated, India's ambassador Ronen Sen has said. Sen asserted that the strategic partnership between the world's two ... Read more...

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Indian American doctors resolve to boost healthcare in rural India


July 1st, 2008 - 10:39 am ICT by IANS
Indian American doctors resolve to boost healthcare in rural India New York, July 1 (IANS) The American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (AAPI) - a powerful professional body of about 42,000 ... Read more...

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Convention of Indian physicians in US begins


June 25th, 2008 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
New York, June 25 (IANS) The largest forum of Indian American physicians in the US has started its 26th annual convention in Las Vegas to discuss latest issues in healthcare. Indian Health ... Read more...

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Ramadoss to address Indian American doctors’ meet


June 12th, 2008 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
New York, June 12 (IANS) Indian Health Minister Anbumani Ramadoss will be the keynote speaker at the annual convention of the American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (AAPI) to be held ... Read more...

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Ellis Island awards for six Indian Americans, one Indian


May 8th, 2008 - 11:42 am ICT by admin
By Parveen Chopra New York, May 8 (IANS) Six Indian Americans, including three doctors and three entrepreneurs, have been chosen for the Ellis Island Medal of Honour for 2008, given to US citizens ... Read more...

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Andhra Pradesh to get 150 more ambulances


May 6th, 2008 - 5:50 pm ICT by admin
Hyderabad, May 6 (IANS) The Emergency Management Research Institute (EMRI), a non-profit organization founded and funded by Satyam Computers' chairman B. Ramalinga Raju Tuesday entered into an agreement with the Andhra Pradesh ... Read more...

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