Mint Healthcare Summit

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Overview

India’s healthcare system is developing rapidly and continues to expand its coverage, services and expenditure in the public as well as private sectors. The size of market for hospital services in India is expected to reach US $ 18 billion by 2020 and medical tourism will play an important role in growth of the sector in days to come. Rising income levels and growing elderly populations are all factors that are driving this growth. In addition, changing demographics, disease profiles and the shift from chronic to lifestyle diseases in the country has led to increased spending on healthcare delivery.

Healthcare sector is changing itself.  To understand and explore the current healthcare scenario in India, Mint fetched together a panel of industry experts, doctors, research scholar and global pharmacy players to discuss and debate over various critical issues.

The aim of the summit was to create a common platform for different people to discuss and understand the Indian healthcare system and technology which can be a boon for the sector. 

Highlights

  • It was a great conglomerate of the doctors from diverse sectors.
  • More than 150 senior representatives from health sector and doctors from diverse field have been seen at the conference. The discussion was moderated by a P.R. Sanjay, Mint.
  • The conference was also edited into a 30 minutes show and was aired on partner channel i.e. CNBC TV 18.
  • The conference highlighted on the health disparity between rural and urban population and across social classes persists.

Theme

Providing Effective, efficient and affordable: Where does India stand?

Speakers

Vishal Bali
Vishal Bali, Asia head- Healthcare, TPG Growth

Dr. Rahul Pandit
Dr. Rahul Pandit, Senior consultant, Intensive Care, Fortis Healthcare, Malad, Mumbai

Muralidharan Nair
Muralidharan Nair, Partner, E&Y Advisory Services India

Manjiri Gharat
Manjiri Gharat, Vice president, Indian Pharmaceutical Association & Chairperson, Community Pharmacy Division

Dr. Pradeep P. Rao
Dr. Pradeep P. Rao, Director, Urology & Renal transplant, Global Hospital

Bhargav Das Gupta
Bhargav Das Gupta, MD & CEO, ICICI Lombard GIC Ltd.

Venue and Date

Date : 16th December,Mumbai

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