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বিশ্ব মানসিক স্বাস্থ্য দিৱস, ২০১৪ Trajectory of hope (a write up about psychiatry in NE states)
    মানসিক ৰোগৰ বিষয়ে জানিবলৈ:         স্কিজ'ফ্ৰেনিয়া         শিশুৰ মানসিক ৰোগ        
    2017 Annual Conference of IPSASB at Kazironga, Assam.
Indian Psychiatric Society, Assam State Branch was founded in 1973 in the Gauhati Medical College with Late Dr. (Padmashree) Nani Bardoloi as President and Dr. (Mrs.) Dipali Dutta as Hony. General Secretary. Then the name of the society was 'Assam Psychiatric Society', and the society was registered under Society Registration Act vide no. 705.

The name of the body was later changed to "Assam State Branch - Indian Psychiatric Society" (IPSASB) as decided in the AGB meeting held during the IX-th Conference in Guwahati on 13-th May, 1990.

IPSASB has the aim of continuing learning for all its members and towards the same it is organizing regular conferences and CMEs. Besides academic activities the body is also trying to bring psychiatry to the masses by doing various outreach activities. It is also taking the role of a mediator in communicating community psychiatry needs to the planners.

The current IPSASB body is formed under Presidentship of Dr. kamala Deka and Dr. Nahid S Islam is acting as the General Secretary.

IPSASB on the day of National Doctor's Day (1st July) 2014 felicitated Prof. (Dr.) Dipali Dutta, the founder secretary of IPSASB and a doyen of psychiatry in Assam.

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