My Dear fellow IAPians, Season's greetings.

Very warm greetings to beloved to each one & all MAHAIAPians. Sincere gratitude to all the members of all Branches & Maharashtra IAP for selecting & accepting me as President of MAHAIAP 2023. This year we will strive and do our best even in these fluctuating situations of covid, may it be online or offline as per the situation permits with a hope this wave may mark the end of pandemic. Our team would pay special attention for the empowerment of woman's wing though the women MAHAIAPians are in main stream & carrying out the extraordinary activities. We will also make sure the welfare regaring doctors as well as their entire families. Also, conducting seminars, CMEs and workshops as per CIAP National President Action Plan will be done with lot of enthusiasm. We intend to carry out the various other activities as well we want to give opportunity and groom the upcoming talents and young academicians on forefront as well intend to start the leadership training programs. "Aspire to Inspire" is this year's slogan and theme and keeping it in our minds, let's keep sharing our vision with all for the welfare, unity of MAHAIAP. Because, difference begins with us! We intend to give the free hand to innovative projects, self sufficient shared by you all which will help the General Pediatricians in day to day practice and bring us closer. I am eager to work with all my fellow members and also ready to welcome all your valuable suggestions, responses, ideas as well constructive criticisms. Let us together wish for a prosperous and positive year ahead.



Dr. Ramakant Patil 
President, MAHAIAP 2023