Installation of IMA Goa State Executive Committee was held on 4th January, 2009 at hotel Orion, Porvorim, Bardez Goa at 11am.
Dr. A.O. Nazareth, consultant paediatrician from Mapusa took over the reigns of IMA Goa State President from the incumbent Dr. Jayant Bhandare.
Dr. Dhanesh Volvoikar took over as State Secretary and Dr. Milind Colwalkar as State Treasurer.
Dr. Avadhut Thali was appointed as the editor of IMA news. Mr. Dilip Salgaokar, Director, Geno Pharmacenticals was the chief guest for the function.
The installation was followed by a CME at 12 noon. Dr. K. Mohandas, Dean, Academics, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai was the guest speaker and he spoke on ‘Recent Advances in GIT Oncology'.
Earlier, President of IMA Bardez, Dr. P. V. Rataboli welcomed the gathering and Dr. Sachin Palyekar, Secretary proposed a vote of thanks.
Dr. Chandrashekhar Kelkar was the compere. 146 members of IMA attended the function.