Global Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (GAPIO)

"Improving Health Worldwide"

Background & History

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Background & History
"To empower physicians of Indian origin to achieve highest professional standards."

GAPIO Programs


  1. Awards and Recognition - six awards to be given each year
  2. Overseas MBBS Training - how can we increase the pass percentage
  3. Post Graduate Medical education - how can we produce as many postgraduates as MBBS doctors
  4. Advocacy - to highlight important healthcare issues
  5. Tribal Health - reaching the unreached
  6. Telemedicine - breaking geographical barriers
  7. Mind Body Soul Equilibrium - sessions with Sister Shivani
  8. Partnership with Speciality associations
  9. Charitable camps and clinics
  10. Mentorship - helping young doctors to become exceptional healthcare professionals
  11. Leadership Development Program (LDP) - Seventeen LDPs have been conducted. We plan to organize six a year.
  12. Clinical Knowledge Program (CKP) - Five CKPs have been conducted. We plan to organize twelve a year.
  13. Women’s Forum - engaging with women leaders across the globe
  14. Young Doctors Forum - engaging with young doctors across the globe
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