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

Orations & Awards

Awards

Awards in Research

To acknowledge the in research talent field and promote the research in young members particular total five awards are given to the members.

S.NO. NAME FOR Age Eligibility
1 Vijay Narain Award Best Oral Paper presented in the Annual National IAPSM Conference All Ages
2 Kalu Ram Memorial Award Best Paper presented by a Young male Scientist on Community based Research in the Annual National IAPSM Conference Less than 40 years
3 Pyare Lal Sharma Memorial Award Best Paper presented by a Young Female Scientist on Community based Research in the Annual National IAPSM Conference Less than 40 years
4 Saroj Jha Award Best Research Paper on Gender and Health presented in the Annual National Conference of IAPSM All Ages
5 B.K. Mahajan Award Best Paper published in Indian of Community Medicine (IJCM) in a year All ages

Awards for Merits

Members, especially young meritorious members who have who have carried out distinguished activities in the field of Community Medicine/Preventive & Social Medicine/Public Health or in allied subjects are felicitated by conferring award of merits by IAPSM (Instituted in year 2016)



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