The Centre of Excellence in Homoeopathy at Palghar, recognized by Ministry of AYUSH, Govt of India, is a milestone in the growth of the Trust. The departments of Psychiatry, Pulmonary Medicine, Clinical Research and Medical Informatics have been upgraded to Centres of Excellence

ACTIVITIES OF THE COE:

Specialized OPDs for

  • Neuropsychiatric Patients
  • Alcohol addictions
  • Patients with respiratory disorders (including  children)
  • Rehabilitation Centre for children with special needs, autism and learning disabilities
  • Initiatives in Positive Health through holistic interventions like Yoga and Meditation

New research projects:

  • Anaemia during pregnancy, COPD, Infertility, Vitiligo, Malnutrition and hypothyroidism
  • Mental health OPD services, Inpatient care, Promoting mental health in community, psychometric and neuropsychological Investigations and rehabilitation

With the rising incidence of stress disorder, depressions and anxiety states, Mental health is becoming a focus of concern for all the people. The department of Psychiatry desires to tackle this onslaught through a series of curative, preventive and promotive measures through Homoepathy by creating models of Mental health care.

  • Homoeopathic intervention in acute and chronic pulmonary illnesses in OPD, IPD, ICU and NICU, Digital X-ray, Pulmonary function tests

The upgraded Department of Pulmonology aims to provide the best care for all respiratory conditions with our center of excellence’s pulmonologists, specialists and physicians in other specialties.

FUTURE DEVELOPMENT:

Evolving standard strategies for the treatment of different pulmonary diseases;

dissemination through CME programmes;

Research project on Bronchial asthma and COPD

The research department has been one of the most active departments and the recognition accorded by the department of AYUSH gave it a further fillip.

  • Efficacy of Homoeopathy in chronic and acute conditions in the hospital and in the community, Research collaborations, workshops in research methodology and PhD programme in Homoeopathy

Creation of a rich data base through web-based Medical Informatics software of more than a lakh homoeopathic patients seen across 3 states and 5 homoeopathic hospitals  in urban and rural areas yielding valuable  quantitative and qualitative information for clinical, academic and research purposes.