Region: South Asia

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South Asia

The WONCA South Asia region is a comparatively new region in WONCA. Our member organizations come from Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka, with some countries having more than one member. In December 2010, we held our first regional conference in Mumbai, India which proved a huge success.

Upcoming Conferences

Regional President

Dr Tariq Aziz (Pakistan)

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Other office bearers

Past Presidents/VP

Inmediate Past President - Dr Raman Kumar - India

Dr. Md. Nurul Islam - Bangladesh
Former WONCA MESAR Vice President

Dr. S. K. Gupta - Nepal
Former WONCA SAR Vice President

Dr. Preethi Wijegoonewardene - Sri Lanka
Former WONCA SAR President

Dr. Pratap Narayan Prasad - Nepal
Former WONCA SAR President

Prof Kanu Bala - Bangladesh
Former WONCA SAR President

Executive Members

Executive Committee WONCA SAR 2018-2020

Dr. Raman Kumar
Academy of Family Physicians of India (AFPI)

Dr. Pramendra Prasad Gupta
General Practice Association of Nepal (GPAN)

President Elect
Dr. Tariq Aziz
Pakistan Academy of Family Physicians (PAFP)

Immediate Past President

Prof Dr Kanu Bala
Bangladesh Academy of Family Physicians (BAFP)

Executive Members
Dr Marie Andrades
College of Family Medicine of Pakistan

Dr. Md. Abdul Quayum
Bangladesh Academy of Family Physicians

Dr. K. Sri Ranjan
College of General Practitioners of Sri Lanka

Prof. N. M. Abdal
Bangladesh College of General Practitioners (BCGP)

Chair Spice Route
Dr Sankha Randenikumara
College of General Practitioners of Sri Lanka

Groups and Organizations

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