Professor Raj Bhopal inaugurated BAPIO’s North East Division in Sunderland on Friday, 28th November 2003.
Dr Ramesh Mehta, the President of BAPIO said he was delighted to see commitment and support in the Division.
The North East division is led by Dr Nandkishor Bhatt, GP. ‘There is a strong and enthusiastic organising committee with us, who have been able to give their wholehearted efforts for supporting BAPIO and organising events time to time’ says Dr Bhatt.
BAPIO North East division focuses on Aims and Objectives similar as its parent BAPIO. Our main aim is to support BAPIO nationally in its national and global objectives i.e. promoting professional excellence and leadership and pride in diversity and hence, improving patient care.
The division focuses on promoting networking with the objective of peer support and mentorship including highlighting issues faced by doctors in general and physicians of Indian/Asian origin.