The twenty fourth National Homoeopathic Congress Homeo-Vision 2016 was inaugurated by the Minister of State for AYUSH (Independent Charge) and Health and Family Welfare, Shri Shripad Yesso Naik in Nagpur. Indian Institute of Homeopathic Physician (IIHP), Maharashtra State Branch, Nagpur has organized this two-day National conference (13th and 14th February, 2016) to discuss the recent advances in technology, innovative research and quality education in Homeopathy.
Around 500 Homeopathic practitioners and educationists from all over the country are participating in this national conference. Several Indian institutions are showing keen interest to undertake research in Homoeopathy and Central Council of Homeopathy (CCH) and Central Council for Research in Homeopathy (CCRH) under Government of India are encouraging Education and Research in Homeopathy.
The role of Homeopathy in one of the strategies envisaged under National Health Mission for providing accessible and affordable quality health services to the poorest households in the remotest rural regions. Reduced Maternal Mortality Rate, Infant Mortality Rate and Total Fertility Rate are some of the noticeable outcomes of Homeopathy in National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) project.
The objective of Ministry of AYUSH to develop the four core areas such as education, research, drug development and health care delivery. The International professional body of Homeopaths, Liga Medicorum Homoeopathica Internationalis (LMHI) has proposed to organize the World Homeopathy Day, 2016 (10th April 2016) in New Delhi and Ministry of AYUSH has directed the CCRH to jointly organize this event with LMHI.
On the occasion of 24th National Homoeopathic Congress ‘Homeo-Vision 2016,’ a special postal stamp and souvenir were inaugurated by AYUSH Minister, Shri Shripad Yesso Naik. Dr. M.P Arya, Professor of D.S. Homeopathy College, Pune has received ‘Prestigious Padmashree .