Looking forward to our upcoming meeting!
Sunday Nov 17th, 2019 4 -10PM
Where: BWI Marriott Hotel
Featuring Minakshi Entertainment, Music, and Dancing
Updated 9/16/2019 9:05 PM.
We are proud of our members and their work!
Dr. Ravikumar Bhalavat, one of our new members, will be having a Mental Health Screening Camp at his Howard County office on Saturday April 27th, 2019. They will be screening for common mental health conditions such as depression, anxiety, PTSD, substance use disorder, bipolar disorder, and ADHD. If you would like to attend or refer a patient, more details can be found at the following link:
Updated 4/17/2019 9:22 PM.
Dr. Niharika Khanna and Dr. Arun Bhandari, one of our new members, recently attended the MD State Cancer Council Meeting last week in Annapolis. They were joined by Dr. Kevin Cullen who is the chair of the Maryland State Council on Cancer as well as the chair of board of directors of the American Cancer Society.
Dr. Khanna has also been nominated to become the next chair of the Maryland State Council on Cancer. Below is a link with info about some of her work with the council:
Updated 11/21/2018 10:21 PM.
We are proud to support the Michael Mosier Defeat DIPG Foundation!
Our members, Drs. Pradeep Garg, Kirti Desai, and Daljeet Saluja supported the Michael Mosier Defeat DIPG Foundation this past weekend. by running in their Superhero 6K race. AAPI-MD collectively raised $451 for the the organization! Thank you to all who contributed and supported this noble endeavor.
Updated 5/27/2019 2:36 PM.
DIPG, or Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma, is a deadly type of brain tumor that primarily affects children. About 200-400 kids are diagnosed with it in the USA each year.
On May 26th, 2019 this foundation is having their 4th annual Sprint & 6k at the Westgate Montgomery shopping center in Bethesda. We will be creating our own race team for the event! All members are encouraged to participate! We would love to see as many of our members there as possible. You can also participate with a donation if you are unable to attend the actual event.
Find out more details about the event here: https://runsignup.com/Race/MD/Bethesda/Superhero6K
Register for our AAPI-MD team and/or donate toward our fundraising goal here: https://runsignup.com/Race/40083/Donate/7MHOkCF1eSFxnBLg
-Register by May 6th to receive a free race t-shirt in your size! After May 6th, t-shirts are on a first come, first served basis.
Find out more about the Michael Mosier Defeat DIPG Foundation here: https://www.defeatdipg.org/
Updated 5/2/2019 10:43 PM.