ORGANISING COMMITTEE



Chief Patron

Dr. Ramdas M Pai, Chancellor, Manipal Academy of Higher Education

Patrons

Dr. H. S. Ballal, Pro-Chancellor, Manipal Academy of Higher Education
Dr. H. Vinod Bhat, Vice-Chancellor, Manipal Academy of Higher Education
Dr. Poornima Baliga, Pro Vice Chancellor (Health Sciences), Manipal Academy of Higher Education
Dr. Narayan Sabhahit, Registrar, Manipal Academy of Higher Education

Conference Chairperson

Dr. Helmut Brand
Director, Prasanna School of Public Health, MAHE

Convenor

Dr. Lena Ashok
Coordinator –ICISW 2018
MSW Program, Prasanna School of Public Health, MAHE

Advisory Panel

• Dr. Ilango Ponnusamy, Dean of Arts and Professor in Social Work, Bharathidasan University, India
• Dr. Nonie Harris, Associate Professor in Social Work, James Cook University, Australia
• Dr. Abraham Francis, Associate Professor in Social Work, James Cook University, Australia
• Dr. Hilaria Soundari, Professor in Applied Research, Gandhigram Rural Institute, India

Organising Secretary

Mr. Teddy Andrews, Assistant Professor – MSW Program, PSPH, MAHE

Organising Committee

Ms. Ida D’Souza, Assistant Professor – MSW Program, PSPH, MAHE
Ms. Purnima Venkat, Assistant Professor – MSW Program, PSPH, MAHE

Student Coordinators

Ms. Sneha Palekar - IInd Year MSW
Ms. Dhritisha Bhagawati - Ist Year MSW