Following life members of the Academy attended the meeting
AGENDA WAS EMAILED TO LIFE MEMBERS OF PAFMAT ON 09.09.2015 AND AGAIN CIRCULATED TO MEMBERS AT THE TIME OF MEETING ALONG WITH ACCOUNTS STATEMENT
Item No. 1. Condolence meeting on the untimely demise of Dr. Kirpal Singh, Assoc. Prof.
Deptt. of Forensic Medicine & Toxicology, Govt. Medical College, Amritsar.
Item No. 2. Meeting to be called to order by President and welcome of all members..
Item No. 3. To acknowledge the messages of life members regarding their inability to attend the
Item No. 4 . Self-introduction of new members.
Item No. 5. Approval of names of New Life Members.
Item No. 6 . To Confirm the minutes of last executive meeting.
Item No. 7 . Presentation of report of the editor of Journal of PAFMAT.
Item No. 8 . Accounts Statement.
Item No. 9 . Approval of expenditure incurred by webmaster Dr. Anil Garg for registration to
continue domain and hoisting of website of academy and other miscellaneous
Item No. 10 . Appreciation of the achievements of members.
Item No. 11 . Elections for Governing Council of PAFMAT 2015-17.
Item No.12 . Holding of next conference of PAFMAT.
Item No. 13. Any other matter/suggestions with the permission of Chair.
Item No. 14 . Vote of Thanks.
Proceedings of PAFMAT:
Item No. 1 . Dr. Ashok Chanana, Gen secretary (2013-15) called condolence meet on unfortunate demise of life member Dr. Kirpal Singh (Associate Professor) and a two minutes silence was observed to pay homage to the departed soul. It was resolved and approved by the house to send a condolence message to the bereaved family.
Item No. 2. The meeting was called to order and all the life members of academy were welcomed.
Item No. 3 . Dr. Ripan Chanana and Dr. V.P Singh conveyed their inability to attend the meeting which was approved by the House.
Item No.4. Junior Residents, Dr. Swati Tyagi, Dr. Deep Ratan Mittal & Dr.Neha Sharma introduced themselves and expressed their willingness to join the academy as life members which was approved by the house.
Item No. 5. Membership of all new memberships were approved by the house.
Item No. 6. The minutes of the last executive meeting were confirmed.
Item NO. 7. The report of Editor of Journal of PAFMAT was presented by Dr. D.S Bhullar, The house suggested introduction of 500 Rs fee as handling charges for publication of paper, submitted by both life members & non member authors & to provide a hard copy of the paper published to the authors. Dr D.S. Bhullar requested the members to submit the details of their achievements regularly with the Editor, for publication in the next issues of Journal of PAFMAT from hence onwards. All points in this agenda item were approved by house.
Item No. 8. As treasurer of academy did not attend the GBM so it was authorized by President to present the account statements by the General Secretary of PAFMAT which was approved by the house.
Item No. 9. The expenditure incurred by the web master Dr. Anil Garg as per agenda item No. 9 was read and approved by the house. Dr. A.S Thind raised concerns about non functional status of official Web site of PAFMAT. Dr. Anil Garg explained that it was due to delay in release of financial support to update the Web site. Dr. Gurmanjit Rai instructed to avoid communication gap regarding the same in future.
Item No. 10. The achievements of following life members of academy were read by Dr. Ashok Chanana, General Secretary which were appreciated and approved by the house.;
- Dr A.S.Thind awarded Life Time Acheivment J.P.Modi Award.
- Dr Gurmanjit Rai-Elected as MCI-Acessor/Inspector.
- Dr Virender Pal Singh for writing and publishing a book on "Legal Issues in Medical Practice; Medicolegal Guidelines for Safe Practice
- Dr. Puneet Arora selected as Coroner in Canada.
- Dr Parmod Goyal- Completed Two years online FAMAR Fellowship from CMC-Ludhiana.
- Dr D.S.Bhullar-Nominated as Member UNESCO Committtee against child abuse.
- Dr Shilekh Mittal-Received Award of appreciation for Telemedicine services from Principal Secretary (Health), Punjab.
Item No. 11. Dr Gurmanit Rai President PAFMAT dissolved the Governing Council of PAFMAT (2013 -15) and Dr. A.S Thind was appointed as Election Commissioner for holding of elections of next Governing Council (2015-17) with the consensus of House. Dr A.S. Thind invited the names of life members for various posts of Governing Council, as a result of which following life members were elected for next Governing Council (2015-17);
Dr Ashok Chanana President.
Dr. Parmod Goyal Vice President.
Dr. Rajiv Joshi General Secretary.
Dr. Amandeep Singh Joint Secretary.
Dr. Akashdeep Aggarwal Treasurer.
Dr. D.S Bhullar Editor in Chief, for the consequent 3 rd term.
Dr. Shilekh Mittal Joint editor JPAFMAT
Dr. Anil Garg Web Master.
Following Members were elected as executive members:-
Dr. Gurmanjit Rai, Ex officio
Dr. V.P Singh
Dr. Didar Singh Walia
Dr. Vijay Arora
Dr. Ashwini Kumar
Dr. Manpreet Kaul
Dr. Dasari Harish
Dr Dildar singh Malli
The Dr A.S.Thind suggested that the past Presidents should be included as Advisors of PAFMAT, so as to enhance the representation of youngsters which was approved by the house
Item NO. 12. The bid of 14 th conference of PAFMAT went in favour of Dr. Dasari Harish, Prof. and Head, Department of Forensic Medicine, GMC Chandigarh and It was approved by the House.
Item NO. 13. Discussed and approved as mentioned in item no.1, 7 and 11 of the agenda.
Item No. 14 . The meeting was closed with vote of thanks
Dr. Ashok Chanana
General Secretary (2013-15)