The SAP-India, Society for Ambulance Paramedics is professional body comprises of Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT) and Emergency Paramedics delivering emergency healthcare services to the community in India and abroad. SAP has many associated members who are working directly or indirectly with pre-hospital Emergency Medical Services. The objectives of establishing SAP are working towards professional recognition and development of Emergency Care practitioners through networking, continuous education and research. Indeed timely Emergency care is scientifically proven to reduce mortality and morbidity at global level. SAPCON 2019 is the 1st International Inaugural EMS conference in India, organised By SAP to bring National and International best practices and advances in Prehospital care field scope of practice, education & research, cutting edge technology in EMS and career opportunities for EMS professionals. It also gives an opportunity to discuss and find out solutions for professional obstacles for EMS field in India. I welcome all Emergency Medical Technicians, Emergency Paramedics, Students, Physicians, Nurses, Ambulance Pilots and all administrative officers to join and make this event grand success.
Director of Pre-Hospital Care, Stanford Emergency Medicine- USA
CEO, Apollo Home healthcare limited- Hyderabad
Vice Chair of Strategy, Dept of EM- Stanford Emergency Medicine- USA
Head Of Critical Care and EM, Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital - Pune
President - Apollo Hospitals Group, Hyderabad, India
Director, Global Affairs and Strategy, Stanford Emergency Medicine - USA
Head of Emergency Medicine Learning Institute, GVK EMRI - Hyderabad
President Elect and Board Member, ASEM Chairman, Institute of EM, VPS Rockland, India
Group Medical services - Manager, Jumeirah Group - Dubai, UAE
Director, Humanitarian Disaster Operations, Faculty, Disaster Medicine
HOD, Dept. of Emergency Medicine, SRIHER- Chennai, India
Director, Emergency Medicine, MIMS- Calicut, India
Managing Chairman, IIEMS, Kottayam, Kerala, India
Education and Development Manager, National Ambulance, Abu Dhabi- UAE
Manager, Mediclinic Middle East, Dubai - UAE
Specialist Neurologist, Aster Group, UAE, Dubai
Founder and President, Emirates Society of Emergency Medicine, UAE
Director of International EMS, BIDMC Fellowship in Disaster Medicine, USA
Director of Medical Training, SAUDI RED CRESCENT AUTHORITY (SRCA), KSA
SRMC & RI - Chennai
Dear Friends, I am extremely happy to note that “SAPCON 2020” is being conducted in the city of Chennai. Society is realizing the importance of Pre-hospital care and its importance in saving lives. Conferences like these will serve as a congregation for Paramedics to discuss ways and means of improving the services & to exchange newer developments in the field of Medicine.I wish the conference the very best and urge the Paramedics to participate actively to improve Pre-hospital care in India.
Dr.S.V Mahadevan MD
Stanford School of Medicine - USA
Dear Paramedics, Physicians, Nurses, EMS leaders and other esteemed guests, It is with great pleasure that we cordially invite you to attend SAPCON 2020 on March 07th and 08th, 2020, in the vibrant city of Chennai, India. SAPCON 2020 will be the very first paramedic-designed and -led international conference on prehospital care in India’s history. India’s Emergency Medical Services has advanced tremendously over the last two decades. It is high time that we developed a conference dedicated to education and unique needs of practicing Indian paramedics. The theme of this SAPCON 2020 conference is Bringing Life-Saving Paramedic Care to Every Indian. EVERYONE is welcome to get involved so don’t miss this momentous occasion in the ongoing story of Emergency Medical Services in India. S. V. Mahadevan, MD, and the SAPCON Executive Committee "
Dr. Mahesh Joshi
Apollo Hospital - Hyderabad
Hi friends, My name is Dr Mahesh Joshi. I am extremely delighted to hear about SAPCON 2020. Conference for prehospital care will be held on 07th & 08th March 2020. I strongly believe that this will be great platform everyone associated with emergency care in India, particularly EMS professionals. Some of the best minds are likely to be here for the conference. I look forward to meeting up with all of you and wishing this conference great success".
Dr. G.V Ramana Rao
GVK EMRI - Hyderabad
"Society for Ambulance Paramedics, SAP, is very good initiative, it will become a platform to enhance with academics, and research endeavors amongst paramedics and paramedic instructors in India and other parts of developing world. I am sure the SAP will have long life and greater opportunity to seek the blessings of EMS professionals and Emergency Medicine academicians within India and all over the world. SAP should also focus on ensuring that the all skills which required for the paramedics from time to time will also be monitored and upgraded. I wish all the best for the success of the conference. "
Dr. Prasad Rajhans
DMH - Pune
Hello Friends, I am Dr. Prasad Rajhans, Chief Intensivist at the department of Critical Care & Emergency Medicine in Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospitals, Pune, I am also the Past president for "Society for Emergency Medicine India(SEMI)" in 2005 and 2006. People say that I have contributed for the development of prehospital care that’s Dial108 in the country. Well I am associated with this field since 1999 and I have seen this field grow in leaps and bounds. Initially we are city level services, then district level service, followed by state level service, and now we have witnessed Pan India development of 108 emergency services, all over the country and many EMS providers are associated with this field now. Of course this field has been developed by lot of hard work, lot of dedication, lot of passion of different individuals and different organizations, and of course various governmental agencies at the state level and central level. The backbone of this field is paramedics or the EMS doctors those go in an ambulances. The society for ambulance paramedics (SAP-India) was founded with this whole idea. The idea was to develop prehospital care in the more organised way, to put forth the issues related to prehospital care, to improve the quality of prehospital care and to impart education in prehospital care. The 1st SAPCON 2019 was first conducted in Hyderabad, and it was the wonderful conference. I was one of the keynote speakers of this conference and I really enjoyed the conference. Now we have the SAPCON 2020, coming up at Chennai, on the 7th & 8th of March, and I am sure this is an exciting conference to attend. There will be lot of faculty both national and international will be sharing the knowledge, the expertise, and you will come to know, what’s happening with in the country, within the state and of course internationally. You will make new friends, you will have lot of networking with the other people from different parts of the world. I am sure that the organising committee making great effort to have a good conference in Chennai. So I hope that all of you attend this conference in large numbers and I hope to see you all at Chennai. Welcome to SAPCON 2020.
SAPCON - Organizing Committee
“On behalf of Department of Emergency and Trauma care Technology , SRIHER , Chennai. It is my immense pleasure in welcoming you all to be a part of this rich scientific programme the 2nd International conference SAPCON 2020. The conference has been designed to provide all paramedics with educational opportunities that reflect current practices in EMS and reinforce on critical pre hospital skills for smooth and efficient EMS operations globally. Once again I would like to welcome you all and thank you for your interest in the conference. We hope to see you in Chennai for SAPCON 2020."
Bhanu Priya Singh
GVK EMRI - Hyderabad
"Hello Delegates, Welcome to Sapcon 2020. I am really excited to be the part of it because it will strengthen EMS in India by exchanging ideas together. I am eagerly waiting to see our expert faculties on the stage. That's why register yourself quickly to be the part this great event."
Golden Hour - Bangalore
SAPCON is an enlighten ems conference to all ems professionals, it enriches our knowledge with updated guidelines in one roof, national & international speakers going to share their experiences & tremendous knowledge which will motivate us to provide a quality care in peripheral parts of the world. I would like to say SAPCON 2020 is total package of knowledge & pre hospital care.
SAPCON - Organizing Committee
"I am delighted to be a part of Society for Ambulance Paramedics (SAP) – India and eagerly waiting for the SAPCON 2020. I would like to request all EMS professionals to join us for second international conference at Chennai and exchange the knowledge with national and international EMS experts to form a unified or organized Emergency Medical Services in India and let us be a part of bringing Life-Saving Paramedic Care to Every Indian. "