"Early detection of leprosy cases is key to elimination"
Calendar :-
Year 2017-18
1 To review functioning of RLTRI, Aska and National Leprosy Eradication Programme (NLEP) in Odisha on 10-13 Apirl 2018
2 To discuss leprosy situation and issues related to stigma and discrimination in high endemic state during the visit of Mr. Yohie Sasakawa, WHO Goodwill Ambassador for Leprosy Elimination from 1-4 February, 2018 in the state of Jharkhand
3 To attend National Workshop for NGOs providing Leprosy Services, 20-21 March 2018 at Bhopal.
4 International Gandhi Award at Nagpur on 25-26 Feb 2018 .
5 LPEP++ meeting in DNH on 26-29 March 2018
Year 2016-17
1 To attend IEC workshop, Central level workshop of Sparsh Leprosy Awareness Campaign at Pune on 27-29 Dec.2017
2 To review Leprosy Case Detection Campaign (LCDC) in Jharkhand and West Bengal along with Dr. Nicole Seguy, Team Leader, CDS, WHO country office on 7th  to 11th Nov 2017
3 International Assembly and 30th Biennial Conference Review of  Leprosy Post Exposure Prophylaxis (LPEP) project from 30th – 31st Oct 2017 at Daman and IAL President Oration – IAL Digha 2017 “ of IAL on 2.11.2017 at Digha,West Bengal on 30th – 31st Oct 2017
4 Two Days meeting regarding Standardize Training Modules for Leprosy Training on 21-22 Sept 2017 in Chengalpattu, Tamilnadu.
5 SLO Review meeting for high endemic states at Allahabadon 7-9 Sep. 2017
6 Invitation for Guest Speaker at ARMED FORCES  MEDICAL  COLLEGE Pune on 1-3 Sept.2017
7 Review meeting of National Leprosy Eradication Programme (NLEP) consultants from all over the country to be held at Varanasi from 2nd May to 4th May 2017.
8 Development of key priority programme 1 (KPP1) Stop transmission of leprosy at Amsterdam on 28-29 Aug 2017

Workshop on Antimicrobial Drug Resistance Surveillance in Leprosy being organized at Hyderabad on 10th and 11th August, 2017.


To Monitoring LPEP Project at Dadra & Nagar Havelion 17-20 July 2017


Annual Review Meeting of SLOs at Raipur on 10-12 July 2017

12 The inaugural session of 5 Days Training Course of WHO officers in NTDs, 18-22 April 2017 at RMRI, Patna on 18-22 Apil 2017

Meeting of committee/ working group to formulate future strategies/ plan for NLEP on 24th and 25th March, 2017 at Jaipur


Visit of Mr Yohei Sasakawa, WHO Goodwill Ambassador for Leprosy Elimination and Chairman, the NIPPON foundation,  to the state of Odisha on18-20 March 2017

15 61st Annual National Conference 2017 Organized by Indian Public Health Association (IPHA) in Jodhpur, Rajasthan on 24-26 Feb 2017
16 Post Exposure Prophylactic (PEP++) Internationa lmeeting in Amsterdam 13-14 Feb 2017

Accompanied with  Mr Yohei Sasakawa, WHO Goodwill Ambassador for Leprosy Elimination and Chairman, the NIPPON foundation,   to the state of Chhattisgarh, 1-3 February

Year 2015-2016
1 Participation in Central Level Workshop for Sparsh Leprosy Awareness Campaign on 29th- 30th Dec.2016 at Ranchi

To attend Review Meeting of high endemic (LCDC) States from 5th to 16th Dec, 2016, Mandla, Madhya Pradesh

3 Review Meeting for State Leprosy Officers (SLOs) of Non LCDC States at Mount Abu, Rajasthan from 1-2 December 2016

Leprosy-Exposure Prophylaxis (LPEP) Annual meeting 2016 in Sri Lanka form 23-25 November 2016.

5 To attend the 10th Common Review Mission (CRM) of National Health Mission at Tripura on 5-11 Nov 2016           
6 National Programme Managers for Leprosy in WHO, South East Asia Region, from 25 – 28 Oct. 2016 and Consultation on Antimicrobial Resistance Surveillance in Leprosy

To attend the Meeting of State  Leprosy Officers (20 States) to discuss the issues related to implementation of Post Exposure Prophylaxis  (PEP) to be held on 18.10.2016ber, 2016 at Lucknow (U.P.)

8 19th International Leprosy Congress, Beijing 18-21st Sept 2016

Monitoring of Leprosy Case Detection Campaign Sep 2016 on 6-11 Sep. 2016


Participation in Golden Jubilee Celebration by German Leprosy & TB Relief association India (GLRA) India to be held on 3 September, 2016 at Egmore Stadium, Chennai, India.

11 BRICS Workshop on the theme “Health Surveillance System and Best Practices” from 1-2 August, 2016 at Hotel “The Ritz-Carlton, Bengaluru, India
12 To attend Central level workshop for LCDC to be held in CLTRI, Chengalpattu on 22-24 June 2016
13 The Leprosy Mission Ireland’  for the participation in the Workshop scheduled to be held in Dublin, Ireland from 14-17thJune 2016

SLOs National Review Meeting on 04-07 May, 2016 at Manesar


To Supervise and Monitor Leprosy Case Detection Campaign (LCDC) in 14 districts of Bihar. on 28-31 March 2016

16 To attend the review meeting, of SLOs of  North Eastern States on 3rd  and  4th  December 2015 at Tripura
17 Field visit & Review leprosy elimination activities   at Chengalpattu on 29-28 Sep 2015
18 Seventh meeting of the Technical Resource Group for NLEP held on 27th April 2015
Year 2014 - 2015
1. Mid Term Evaluation (MTE) of NLEP conducted from 10th – 11th March 2015.
    2. Annual Conference for State Leprosy Officers hels on New Delhi on 10th - 11 March 2015
      3. Sixth Meeting of Technical Resource Group for NLEP held on 28th August 2014
      4. Meeting for Stakeholder in NLEP held in New Delhi on 12th March 2015.


      NLEP Management training for Sr. Regional Directors at Raipur, (Chhattisgarh) from 5-7 August 2014


      NLEP Management training for State Leprosy Officers at Raipur, (Chhattisgarh) from 21-23 July 2014


      Training of NLEP Consultants at TLM, Naini from 2-4 June 2014

      8. Regional review meeting for State Leprosy Officers of high endemic districts held at Pune, Maharashtra from 28th – 29 May 2014.
      Year 2013 - 2014


      National Conference of State Leprosy Officers’ at Bengaluru on 22-24 January 2014


      Regional Review Meeting for State Leprosy Officers’ of North Eastern Region on 6-7 November 2013 at Shillong


      Review Meeting of State Consultants NLEP at Delhi on 2nd September 2013

      4. Review meeting of State Leprosy Officer’s of Low-endemic States (Excluding North Eastern Region) at Chandigarh on 20 - 21 June 2013
      Year 2012 - 2013
      1 Review meeting for State Leprosy Officers’ of High Endemic States at Jabalpur 21-22 March 2013
      2 Fourth Meeting of Technical Resource Group (TRG) for National Leprosy Eradication Programme, 15 March 2013
      3 NGO Review Meeting on 21-22 Dec 2012 at Hyderabad
      4 National Consultation Meeting on Leprosy services in Urban Localities on 20-21 September 2012 at Delhi
      5. The Regional Review Meeting for State Leprosy Officers of Southern States/UTs held at Kochi, Kerala on 7th & 8th June 2012
      Year 2011 - 2012
      1 3rd meeting of the Technical Resource Group (TRG) held on 27th March 2012 in Nirman Bhawan
      2 National Conference for State Leprosy Officers at Goa on 9th & 10th February 2012.
      3 A National Workshop on Reduction of Stigma and Discrimination held at NIH&FW, Munirka on 29th and 30th November 2011.
      4 Regional Review meeting of State Leprosy Officers of North Eastern and Eastern States held on 13th & 14th Sept. 2011 at Guwahati, Assam.
      5 The Second meeting of the Technical Resource Group on NLEP held on 18th August 2011.
      6 Meeting of State Health Secretaries from 16 high endemic States held on 4th August 2011.
      7 National workshop for quality improvement under NLEP through newer approaches held on 5th -8th July 2011 at Secunderabad, Andhra Pradesh
      8 Workshop on DPMR held at TLM Media Centre, Noida from 22nd to 24th June 2011. Assisted in preparation of the report.
      Deputy Director General (Lep.) Directorate General of Health Services
      Govt. of India, 'A' Wing, Nirman Bhawan, New Delhi – 110011 Tel. / Fax: 23062401