Dear Friends,

It is my pleasure to invite you all to the Two Day National Conference on Unani Medicine to be organized by the Central Council for Research in Unani Medicine on 11th & 12th February 2019 at New Delhi as part of celebration of 3rd Unani Day. The 1st Unani Day was celebrated in Hyderabad in 2017 and a highly successful International Conference on Unani Medicine was organised in New Delhi in 2018 as part of the 2nd Unani Day Celebrations. The eminent Indian Unani Physcian, educationist and freedom fighter, Hakim Ajmal was born on 11th Feb 1868.

The theme of the conference is “Unani Medicine for Public Health” aptly highlighting the important role played by Unani medicine in public health especially in combating NCDs, lifestyle disorders and various chronic diseases by providing cost effective Unani treatment and quality products for patient healthcare. The National Conference will have dedicated sessions on Lifestyle disorders and their management, Regimen therapy, Mother and Child Care, geriatric care, integration and mainstreaming of Unani Medicine in public health and globalization of Unani Medicine. The program is structured to invite the galaxy of experts and luminaries from the field of Health Sciences. There would be participation from industry, academia and research organizations engaged in development of Unani Medicine and related health Sciences.

The Unani Day celebrations would inter-alia include the conferment of Annual AYUSH Awards, wherein awards will be confered for excellence in different categories of- ‘Best Research Paper’, ‘Young Scientist’, ‘Best Teacher’ and ‘Lifetime Achievement’. An exhibition of industry and academia will also be organised.

The core strength and purpose of the event is to provide a platform for active deliberations and to develop meaningful linkages for further development of Unani System of Medicine and related health sciences for the benefit of society at large. I cordially invite the Unani fraternity and all important stake holders to the Unani Day celebrations.

Let’s come together and make this event a huge success.

Prof. Asim Ali Khan
Director General
Central Council for Research in Unani Medicine
61-65, Institutional Area, Janakpuri, New Delhi - 110058