The 71st Annual Conference of the Indian Psychiatric Society- ANCIPS 2019- at Lucknow, 31 Jan- 3 Feb 2019 was a grand success. The conference was attended by more than 3,000 delegates and 1,000 accompanying persons makes it one of the biggest IPS events ever. The scientific sessions were very good and all the arrangements were excellent. Hearty Congratulations to the organsing committee led by Dr PK Dalal (who is also the new President elect of IPS). A new team led by Dr Mrugesh Vaishnav as President has taken over. Our best wishes to them.
Photo shows plenary speakers Prof Helen Herrman (WPA President) and Prof Salman Akhtar (USA) being honoured. Also seen in the picture are Prof Roy Kallivayalil (WPA Secretary General), Prof AK Agarwal, Prof Savita Malhotra and Dr Vinay Kumar (Gen Secretary, IPS).