ICON 2018

We have immense pleasure in welcoming you all to the Seventh series of our educational initiative – ICON 2018 to be co-hosted by Womens Center and Motherhood organization (Womens Center by Motherhood) for the First time.

This will be a major international congress supported by “Society for Maternal Fetal Medicine of USA – the key society for Perinatology in USA. Three eminent speakers – well respected teachers from major US Universities will be part of the faculty. This will be supported by a galaxy of reputed national faculty.

The topics will cover a whole range of common problems in Maternal Fetal Medicine, Obstetrics, Gynecology and Neonatology and will provide current information and knowledge for practicing Obstetrics and Gynecology specialists. The topics have been chosen with the practicing clinicians in mind.

We invite you to be a part of this knowledge feast.

Dr. Mirudhubashini Govindarajan, FRCS(C), FICOG – Organizing Chairperson

Dr. Ramya Jayaram, MS(OG), Fellowship in Reproductive Medicine & Endogynacology – Organizing Secretary


Saturday, 1st Dec 2018

Maternal Fetal Medicine & Obstetrics

  • Biochemical screening, interpretation and follow up
  • Doppler for fetal well being – The Why and When of it
  • Pre-eclampsia screening
  • Multiple pregnancy – early screening and diagnosis
  • PPH: Establishing a checklist protocol and a multidisciplinary care team
  • Amniotic fluid embolism – Identification and Optimization of outcome
  • Pregnancy Jaundice, Hypertension – Salvaging the situation
  • Management of preterm labour – What’s new?
  • Non-immune hydrops – practical management tips
  • Transplacental fetal therapy – scope and limitations
  • Morbidly adherent placenta
  • Vaginal Birth after Caesarian Section

Sunday, 2nd Dec 2018

Gynecology & Neonatology

  • Vaginal Surgery – a lost art
  • Endometrial Hyperplasia – Clinical approach on different age groups and scenarios
  • Choosing the right oral contraceptive for the right indication
  • AUB Management – What has changed?
  • Dealing with bladder dysfunction at menopause and beyond
  • Surgical management of stress incontinence in the post-mesh era
  • PCOS and Insulin resistance
  • Auto immune thyroiditis and implications in OBGYN
  • Benign breast diseases
  • Therapeutic hypothermia – a novel therapy for HIE
  • Antenatal interventions to improve the outcomes in preterm babies

…….and many more

Poster Presentations are invited | Quiz Competition | and Much More


  • Dr  Asha Rijhsinghani  MD  – Prof. MFM, Albany Medical Centre, New York
  • Dr  Bijoy Balakrishnan  MD  – HOD – MFM, Cimar Hospital, Cochin
  • Dr  Deepti Mishra  MS(Gen.Surg)., M.Ch.(Surgical Oncology), Thangam Hospital, Nammakkal
  • Dr  Eva Pressman  MD  – Prof.MFM, University of Rochester, New York
  • Dr  Jayashree Gopal PGDD., DNB – Endocrinologist, Apollo Hospital, Chennai
  • Dr  Karin Blakemore MD – Prof.MFM, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, USA
  • Dr  Karthik Balasubramanian  MD(Paed)., DM(Neo) – Neonatologist, Womens Center by Motherhood, Coimbatore
  • Dr  Lakshmi Seshadri MD – Retd. HOD & Prof., Christian Medical College, Vellore
  • Prof Lily Varghese  MD – Urogynecologist, Christian Medical College, Vellore
  • Dr  Prathap Chandra  MRCPCH(UK) – Neonatologist & Paediatrician, Motherhood Hospitals, Bengaluru
  • Dr  Prathima Radhakrishnan  FRCOG – Fetal Medicine Foundation, Bengaluru
  • Dr  Rewa Tripathi  Retd.HOD – MFM, Moulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi
  • Dr  Saranya Manickaraj  MD(Paed) – Fellowship in Neonatology (Canada), Neonatologist , Womens Center by Motherhood, Coimbatore
  • Dr  Tamilselvi A  DGO., MRCOG – Urogynecologist, Madras Medical Mission, Chennai

…….and many more

Registration Details

Delegates                                 Rs. 4000/-

Post Graduate Students    Free

(Certificate from HOD is must)

Payment Details – NEFT / Demand Draft / Cheque

Account Name       :  Rhea Healthcare Private Limited

Bank Name            :  Yes Bank Ltd

Account No            :  002266200000220

Branch                    :  Kasturba Road Branch

IFS Code                :   YES0000022


Cheque / DD in favour of  Rhea Healthcare Private Limited payable at Bengaluru