To discuss the issue of Telemedicine, Dr. K. Ganapathy will present the eDoctors Case Study, which was developed by the School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA), Columbia University, and explain the uses of information technology and how it has improved the doctor’s ability to provide healthcare. He will be in Rio de Janeiro to speak at the Brazilian Conference of Telemedicine, that takes place at UERJ.
K. GANAPATHY M.Ch.(Neurosurgery), FACS, FICS, FAMS Ph.D is a Past President of the Telemedicine Society of India. former Secretary and Past President of the Neurological Society of India, former Secretary of the Asian Australasian Society of Neurological Surgery , Past President of the Indian Society of Stereotactic & Functional Neurosurgery. An Adjunct Professor, at the IIT Madras, Tamilnadu Medical University & Anna University, Chennai. Dr. Ganapathy was formerly Honorary Consultant and Advisor in Neurosurgery Armed Forces Medical Services. In 1990 he became the first in South Asia to get a Ph.D in neuro-imaging.