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Canada India Network Society welcomes opening of direct nonstop flight between Vancouver and New Delhi

CINS supports and welcomes recently announced direct non-stop flights between YVR (Vancouver) and New Delhi, India. This will enhance links between Canada and India at multiple levels. Access to travel and communications is critical and direct flights will allow fuller participation. In areas like trade, tourism and transport of goods, it is vital. On a personal level, am delighted to…

CINS partners with ISF 2015 to welcome Mr. Muruganantham

Mr Arunachalam Muruganantham, who was chosen as one of the 100 most influential people by Time Magazine shared his work on July 16th 2015 at Simon Fraser University’s Goldcorp Centre for the Arts. Arunachalam represents a unique breed of social activists and innovators, who are finding solutions to basic problems and thus making a big difference in the lives of…

CIF hosts a Canada India Healthcare Forum 2015 in Toronto

Canada India Foundation Canada India Healthcare Forum 2015 is scheduled to be held in Toronto, Canada on May 19-20, 2015, at the Omni King Edward Hotel in Toronto. CIF is a major group based in Canada, who focus on building and enhancing economic links between Canada and India. This summit is part of ongoing trade and economic summits, which the…

CINS forges stronger global health ties with GAIPO

Canada India Network Society (CINS) continues to build upon networks and links in the global community. Our most recent link is with GAPIO, Global Association of Physicians of Indian Origin. GAPIO is connecting physicians of Indian origin globally and have members on every continent. GAPIO is based in India and holds two annual meetings: one in India and one in…

Outlook for 2015 from Dr. Garg

We are in a new year and Canada/India links through Health continue to move ahead. Health promotion and illness prevention is the main focus in society and this area lends itself for mutual learnings. Traditional medicine in India has placed much emphasis on holistic total body care and thus balance is essential within daily life.

CINS & Senator Asha Seth Forum on Chronic Disease Prevention for Mothers and Child

The honourable Asha Seth hosted the Canada-India Network Society (CINS) for a high-level discussion on the importance of maternal, newborn and child health in the prevention of chronic diseases around the world. The night featured informative lectures by Dr. Arun Garg, President and Chair of the CINS, and Dr. D.K. Gupta, Head of Pediatric Surgery at the prestigious All-India Institute…

CINS Co-Hosts Health Symposium in India

During the Premier Christy Clark India Trade Mission, a symposium was planned which covered joint work between BC Educational Institutes and Indian partners. The symposium was cohosted by BCIT, CINS, PHFI and B.C. Council of Internal Education. The session took place on October 14th 2014 from 9am to 4pm at the Taj Palace in New Delhi. The symposium was designed…

Post CINI 2014 Conference Update

2014 has been a year of many achievement for CINS. Our conference cemented our mandate for being a catalyst and championing the development of unique connections. As a result, several memorandums of understanding (MOUs) were signed with a variety of health focused stakeholders.

CINI 2014 Program Taking Shape

Based on a theme of Health and Civil Society, the Canada India Networking Initiative ( CINI) conference will have four diverse sessions.  Beginning on Friday June 20th with a session on Nursing and Allied Health Education with sharing of the recent development of a National Allied Health Strategy in India, joint collaboration work between the British Columbia Institute of Technology…

CINS Collaborations

Canada India Network Society joins the Government of British Columbia and other leading organizations in Bio-India.  Mr. Manav Chaudhary represented CINS at the event and reports that there is major interest amongst leading health providers to link with Canadian organizations.  CINS, as it’s mandate, provide an opportunity to connect various players and will be a forum during it’s upcoming Canada…