National Health Goals

  • Reduction of Infant Mortality Rate (IMR) to 32 per 1000 live births by 2017
  • Reduction of Maternal Mortality Ratio (MMR) to 123 per 100,000 live births by 2017
  • Reduction of Total Fertility Rate (TFR) to 2.1 by 2017
  • Prevention and reduction of under-nutrition in children under 3 years to half of NFHS-3 (2005-2006) levels 27 per cent by 2017
  • Prevention and reduction of anemia among women aged 15-49 years to 28 percent by end of 2017
  • Raising child sex ratio in the 0-6 years age group from 914 to 950
  • Prevention and reduction of burden of communicable and non-communicable diseases (including mental illness) and injuries
  • Reduction of poor household’s out-of-pocket expenditure to 1.87 percent of GDP by the end of 2017
  • Reduce Tuberculosis annual incidence and mortality by half by the end of 2017
  • Reduce Leprosy prevalence to <1/10,000 population and incidence to zero in all districts by the end of 2017
  • Annual malaria incidence of <1/1,000 by the end of 2017
  • Microfilaria prevalence <1 percent in all districts by the end of 2017
  • Case fatality rate of Dengue <1 percent by the end of 2017
  • Containment of Chikungunya outbreaks by the end of 2017
  • Reduction in Japanese Encephalitis mortality by 30 percent by the end of 2017
  • Elimination of Kala-azar by 2015, that is <1 case per 10,000 population in all blocks
  • Reduce new infections of HIV/AIDS to zero and provide comprehensive care, support and treatment services to all who require it

IAPSM Alliances

Alliance

IAPSM is a non-profit organization striving to improve the Community Health and promote healthy living of society as a whole. Members of IAPSM work both within and outside governmental organizations and educational institutions especially in India but also in other countries.

Our issues include those affecting personal and environmental health, national health programs, communicable & non communicable diseases, tobacco control, alcohol control, adolescent health, health advocacy, mental health, geriatric health, generating evidence for policy change and training professionals in Community Medicine.

Our activities include academic activities like conferences, workshops, seminar, offering courses, research, technical support and community interventions project on various community health problems, Health system and services independently as well as in collaboration with central & state government health authorities, developmental & international agencies, non government agencies, CSR units of Industries.

Health is truly multisectoral, involving different disciplines like agriculture, industries, town planning, climate, education, etc and to achieve our goal of healthy nation we would like to have alliances with different organizations working in the common areas.

Any organization from any discipline can contact us for alliance which will give us a better reach to people & communities and will help us in creating healthiest nation.

For Alliance Please Contact Us

Dr A M Kadri

Secretary General
Indian Association of Preventive and Social Medicine
Community Medicine Department,
PDU Govt. Medical College, Rajkot -360001
Gujarat, India.

Email: iapsmsecretarygeneral@gmail.com
Website: www.iapsm.org
Contact no: +919426585514

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