CONFLUENCE is An International Medical and Research Conference organized by the students of the Academic Department of Seth G.S. Medical College and KEM Hospital, Mumbai. This 4-day academic and research extravaganza returns year after year. There are Pre-conference days for Workshops covering a wide range of Clinical Skills, Research and Innovation ideas focusing on the hands-on learning experience. This year CONFLUENCE 2022 is returning in a Hybrid format.
EVENT DATES- PRE-CONFERENCE- 23rd to 27th JULY 2022 ; CONFERENCE DAYS- 28th to 31st JULY 2022
Team Confluence – 2022
|Sponsorship and PR Team||
Pratik Gholap (Head)
Aditya R Nair
|Paper and Poster Presentation Heads||
|Colloquium (Symposium) Heads||
Devesh Dharmarajan (Head)
Dr Raghavendra Pandit
Dr Ameya Machave
Aditya H Nair
Harsh Marathe (Head)
|Aegeus (Evidenced Based Quiz) Team||
Amey Ambike (Head)
Dr Amey Kundawar
Dr Shruti Tilak
|Case Presentation Head||Aarya Desai|
|Praelium (Evidenced based Debate) Heads||
|Panel Discussion and Talks (Webinars) Head||
|Exponere (Protocol Presentation) Team||
Yashika Zagade (Head)
|Marketing Head||Tejas Marathe|
Tanmay Gholap (Head)
Darsita Jatakia (Head)
Raghav Paranjape (Head)
|1. Aarya Deshpande||2. Maitreya Kate|
|3. Advait Jagtap||4. Mansi Goud|
|5. Ajit Shelke||6. Mihir Pathak|
|7. Asmi Sethi||8. Nishita Swami|
|9. Atharva Wadkar||10. Om Dhake|
|11. Ayanesh Duttal||12. Prachi Rathi|
|13. Chintan Jani||14. Prajakta Kadam|
|15. Disha Chugwani||16. Raghav Murarka|
|17. Divya Ratnani||18. Rucha Chaudhari|
|19. Harsh Jindal||20. Samriddhi Narayan|
|21. Harsha Kothalkar||22. Sanskriti Panch|
|23. Ishwari Bawiskar||24. Shafaan Maknojia|
|25. Krish Sanghvi||26. Shripad Nerurkar|
|27. Krish Vasa||28. Tanish Agrawal|
|29. Kshitija Kawade||30. Yash Sheth|
INTRO OF EVENTS:
Colloquium (The medical symposium)
Medicine is where science marries art; where research marries creativity.
Colloquium, the medical symposium – The perfect platform to showcase your research, oration prowess and technical abilities! The event where Symposium teams comprising of 6-12 students each under the guidance of their Principal investigator present their research work in front of a panel of esteemed doctors and medicos. Gear up to participate and witness innovative presentation of interesting research works.
Exponere (Protocol Presentation)
“Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn”
Exponere, the protocol presentation competition is the culmination of the National level Peer- based research Mentorship program. CONFLUENCE ’22 provides you a one-of-it’s-kind platform to collaborate and brainstorm ideas with minds spanning various states. Every team will comprise a group of mentees guided by an experienced mentor. The aim is to collaboratively come up with a novel research protocol and pitch your proposal in front of a panel of eminent researchers. Buckle up, as we walk you through a fulfilling learning experience where you learn, teach and apply at the same time.
Endovelicus – The pre and para-clinical quiz
Endovelicus invites all intelligent quizzers to a healthy and intriguing fight that tests their knowledge, speed, and accuracy.It provides a great platform to compete with the best quizzers in the country and test your knowledge of pre-clinical and paraclinical subjects.We guarantee mind-boggling hot-seat puzzles that you will never forget. It’s an opportunity you won’t want to pass up!
“This quiz can hurt,
But the way we see it-
You can either run from it, or
Learn from it !“
Aegeus(The Research Quiz)
CONFLUENCE 2022 presents Aegeus- the first of its kind Evidence-based Research Quiz at a UG Medical Conference. It covers all aspects of Research that we as medical students need to be aware of viz. Concepts of study designs, biostatistics, ethics and interpretation of results obtained.In a world where evidence-based medicine is considered paramount, it becomes important to understand and interpret the findings and to keep abreast with the latest developments.The quiz will deal with all aspects of Research from start to end. As mentioned before this includes: Concepts of study designs, biostatistics, ethics and interpretation of results obtained.
Aesculapius- the Clinico-patho correlation quiz
Named after the Greek god of Medicine, Aesculapius– the Clinico-patho correlation quiz blends the gravity of the hospital wards with the fast paced excitement of a quiz.The event is a rigorous exploration of all four years of undergraduate medical education, to be conducted in three rounds- two preliminary online rounds followed by a final offline round.The unique final round features the opportunity to interact with real patients for a holistic test of a participant’s clinical skill.
Have you participated in several debates and want to level up? CONFLUENCE ’22 brings you the perfect opportunity!
Presenting PRAELIUM: An Evidence-based Debate, which combines the spirit of debate with solid research literature facts and clinical evidence-based practices. Emerging medical issues and controversies will be taken up and debated in pairs. This dynamic debate will provide you with a unique opportunity to learn an evidence- based approach for application in your future projects. Are you ready to channel your debating skills to find solutions for medical- related controversies?
“Debate or debate not. There is no try”
-(debate) master Yoda
“Experience is the child of thought, and thought is the child of action. We cannot learn men from books”.
In our field, it is but the countless hours spent perfecting a skill that makes you an expert and every patient that makes you a better clinician.CONFLUENCE ’22 strives to bring to you ; the pioneers and the visionaries of medical practice, all to pass on the tremendous experience of their respective fields condensed into a series of student-friendly workshops. This year, join us to learn about advancing medical innovations, research how-to’s and hands-on clinical skills in any doctor’s toolkit over a course of four days.
Panel discussions are the hallmark of modern conferences and events, even virtual ones. CONFLUENCE 2022, an annual UG medical conference organised by KEM hospital and Seth GSMC, gives the students a chance to hear from the excellent panelists on important topics of health care and public interest. The purpose of panel discussion is to spark conversation between a group of experts, so that the audience can learn from their discourse and interaction.
Talks is where experts put up there opinion and influence the audience and get them thinking about what they are doing and what they should/could be doing. Webinars offer students with an interest in medical education to get a chance to mingle with experts and like minded colleagues around the globe in a discussion pertaining about hot recent topics of clinical medicine/medical research. So Guys, Gear up to participate to hear advanced medical topics from reputed speakers and getting yourselves fascinated to get opened up for the innovative ideas.
Apophenia – Paper Presentation
Writing and Presenting a perfect paper is a lot like a military operation. It takes discipline ,foresight, research strategy and if done right ,ends in total victory. We the Confluence team 22’ present to you an opportunity to highlight your work infront of skilled juries and amazing audience. Spark interest in your research and entice the audience to read your research paper. Lay hold of this event to take your dynamicity to another level of awesomeness through our paper presentation competition ‘Apophenia’.Combine your preparations with our opportunity in this confluence.
Cognitio – Poster Presentation
“Your creativity lies not on what you see but it lies in the way you make your poster look like”.
CONFLUENCE’22 gives you an opportunity to let out your creative imagination and intelligence in this POSTER presentation competition. So gear up to showcase your research findings in a short ,concise and an appealing manner.
A correct diagnosis is three-fourth the remedy. CONFLUENCE 2022, brings you Dhanvantari: case presentation competition, the best opportunity to showcase your prowess in medicine and the skill of case presentation. Stand a chance to present unique cases on an international platform and win accredited certificates. Sharpen your CV, upgrade your credentials Gain feedback and inputs from renowned faculty.
Literati – The not-so-academic events:
Tired of all the scholastic stimulation? Not to worry, because Team Literati of CONFLUENCE’22 has got your back when you need some room to breathe. We’re ready with a variety of entertaining events, to give you some respite from the heat of quizzes and presentations (not from the actual heat we’re afraid). Be sure to not miss out! Medicine is where science marries art; where research marries creativity.
Have something ingenious on your mind? We’ll “tech” it out! The CONFLUENCE tech team strives to birth your imagination into reality. From posters to infotainment, OBS to website management; the tech team has its heart and soul in making CONFLUENCE 2022 beautiful and memorable!
The ones who grab everybody’s attention, the ones who connect with the audience, and the ones to start the event and guide it to it’s conclusion, we are the Anchoring team, and we will make sure that CONFLUENCE 2022 is conducted in a meticulous manner, while wisening your wits and enlightening your experience!
Decoration team introduction
They say, “The first impression that you make, is the last impression that people take”.
So we, ‘The Decoration Team of CONFLUENCE 2022’ firmly resolve to make our first impression of CONFLUENCE, the most aesthetic and best one. Ravishing artefacts, corridors bedecked with decor, lovely decoration adorning the MLT auditorium and KD, varied stalls outside MLT……Our team is all set to transform the campus into a Science and Art haven. Witness the glimpses of the beautiful embellishments and diverse stalls at the CONFLUENCE ‘22, as we the Decor team, deck up our college into the myriad colours of creativity and innovation
“People will forget what you said, forget what you did but people will never forget how you made them feel”.
Presenting you the hospitality team of CONFLUENCE 2022. We are here to ensure a comfortable experience for all our guests and delegates by providing the best possible facilities. We hope that our heartwarming giveaways will help in perpetuating the memories of CONFLUENCE.Our team is delighted to be at your service 24/7.
Great history comes with a necessity to celebrate it. As the twin institutions of the Seth G.S. Medical College and K.E.M. Hospital further their march towards their centenary year of 2026, we realize the need to remind each student, staff member and alumnus, how great a history they are part of!
And stepping up to the role is GOSUMAG. It is the fabric that binds together generations of GSites, and in its delicate seams, shelters a rich and vibrant legacy of 85 long years! If anything holds true about Gosumag to this day, it is that it continues to remind us that we were, we are and we will always be GSites.
Gosumag, the diligent and decorated documentarian, has given a way to creative expression in a world that demands clinical expertise. This annual magazine of Seth GS Medical College and KEM Hospital, Mumbai, boasts of a vast readership of over 20,000 readers from the medical as well as non-medical fraternity. Esteemed doctors and healthcare workers, alumni, faculty members, medical students and professionals from non-medical backgrounds actively contribute towards the magazine every year.
GOSUMAG 2022 RELEASED!
Greetings from the Gosumag Team!
We are so euphoric to release the 85th Edition of Gosumag, our beloved annual college magazine.
You are just one click away for what is to be a celebratory culmination of the creative spirit of our twin institutes’ experiences and hopes, failures and triumphs. We just hope to offer a breather from your busy schedule, to simply sit back, read, relate and relive.
PS: To experience the fresh smell of a new book, we can provide you with a personal copy.
Please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Writers, poets and all those creative at heart. Look no further!
ANY literary musing about anything and everything will be gladly accepted.
Send as many as you can; in English, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Urdu
Submit it using the link: https://forms.gle/abkvmXwfLcKKr4xz5
NOTE: Kindly send it in document format.
Keep an eye on our social media handles for creative prompts.
FINE ARTS SUBMISSIONS
Showcase your perspectives in the most vibrant and intricate ways. Send our way –
Submit it using the link: https://forms.gle/h4h5etL39Sbz8JuF9
TEAM GOSUMAG 2022
President: Dr. Sangeeta Ravat
Vice President: Dr. Yashashri Shetty
|Co-Chief Editor (Languages)||Gayatri Inamdar|
|Co-Chief Editor (Tech & Design)||Pauras Mhatre|
|English Editors||Aarushi Degaonkar|
|Marathi Editors||Harsh Marathe|
|Hindi & Urdu Editors||Parita Gada|
|Gujarati Editor||Tvesha Gandhi|
|Creative and Technical Team||Anushree Somanathan|
|Public Relations & Marketing Team||Akanksha Yadav|
CONTACT DETAILS & SOCIAL MEDIA HANDLES
Address: Seth GSMC Gymkhana, Seth G.S. Medical College & K.E.M. Hospital, Acharya Donde Marg, Parel, Mumbai – 400 012, Maharashtra, India.
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Phone Number: + 91 97698 43431 (Saloni Dedhia)
Instagram Handle: https://instagram.com/gosumag.gsmc
Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/gosumag.gsmc
Resonating through the corridors of time, Seth GS Medical College and KEM Hospital evokes memorial and reverence. 97 years of excellence, 97 years of the highest level of healthcare in the Indian Medical fraternity. Hence, upholding the tradition of being the first in everything, we the students of Seth GSMC bring to you AAVISHKAAR 2022, the biggest medical cultural fest of Maharashtra.
In its 40th year, Aavishkaar, an innovation, is a path breaker and a path finder. This 4 day extravaganza brings forth fresh talent right from performing arts to academics, from dance and drama to debate and organizing. With a past of uniting medical students from across the country, we promise to make Aavishkaar 2022 an ever greater success.
THE AAVISHKAAR CORE COMMITTEE 2022 ARE THE PEOPLE BEHIND THE SCENES. THEY WILL BRING YOU PERFECTION. THEY WILL BRING YOU ZEST.
THEY WILL BRING YOU GRANDEUR. THEY GET NO REST. THEIR FORTITUDE, THEIR SKILL, THEIR PERSEVERANCE, IT’S ALL PUT ON TEST. AND AT THE END, AAVISHKAAR 2022 PLAYS OUT IN THE BEST POSSIBLE WAY.
One of our star projects where people from all across the country- doctors, professors, alumni and students-
Come together to run.
RUN for fitness,
RUN for glory,
RUN for a cause,
THE KEM marathon provides an opportunity to do it all. Aavishkaar presents a heaven for all the runners, a picturesque course with the city of Mumbai and our prestigious institution in its backdrop.
GREAT MUMBAI KHOJ
Asking people to put on their thinking caps and running shoes because this is no ordinary quest. A set of ultra clever clues await as the clock ticks away.
Oh and that’s not all, a scavenger hunt for the quirkiest items will leave you panting and running with joy.
Model United Nations is an academic stimulation of the United Nations where students play the role of delegates from different countries and attempt to solve real world issues with the policies and perspectives of their assigned country. An amalgamation of great ideas from all over the world, GS MUN is not just another MUN!
The fest’s blockbuster Hindi dance and drama show. It strives to tell you an engaging story sprinkled with breathtaking dances. The performances of actors will transport you to another world as you laugh and cry along with them. You wouldn’t believe these are medical students and not theatre actors.
Fahrenheit is set to take the inter-collegiate fashion competition to a whole new level with better demonstrations, speeches, costumes, glamorous walks, reports, and more. Fahrenheit is known for its great music and charm.
May it be contemporary or Bollywood, Hip hop or Jive. Come, experience the beauty of motion in all its forms at this main stage event, where the finest of our dancers, from freshers to interns, will make you move on their grooves.
Apurvai, a Marathi dance and drama, is set to step into it’s 19th year of glory. A theatrical extravaganza which has been graced by the presence of influential and prodigious personalities from the field of theatre. Apurvai will win your heart over, irrespective of whether you understand Marathi or not.
Aavishkaar provides an opportunity to develop one’s inner talents to full potential. One such event is Aalap Swaranjali which, over the years, has provided a centre stage to our budding singers who have then brought glory to the college.
This event highlights the melodious singers and proves that the institution is more than just an academic institute.
A week entirely dedicated to all sports enthusiasts from different colleges across the country who come together to play and to win! Every sport finds recognition here- be it outdoors like Football, Basketball, Lawn Tennis etc or indoors like Chess, Table Tennis or Badminton!
Aavishkaar presents an event filled with laughter gas (hence the name). N20 brings the best personalities and comic kings to lighten the tension and add a tinge of fun and humour to everyone’s life! Whether a person prefers comedy delivered with dry wit, ribald cynicism, or silly banter meant to engage the audience, there is something for everyone in N2O comedy through the years.
An event with a whole lot of exhilarating virtual encounters, electrifying arcade action and sporting thrills- Smaaash is the perfect description of ‘One is never too old to be young!’
With the most intense game modes and popular game tournaments, players are bound to get fiercely excited and win amazing cash prizes. Multiple online games including FIFA, chess, PUBG, BGMI etc that will transform you to a different timezone and bring the gamer within you to life!
A night full of fun, dance, great food and maybe some romance. Prom is one of the most awaited events of Aavishkaar and it always lives up to the hype. Couple or not, be prepared to have the time of your life.
Colours from the rainbow flow down from the skies onto the walls of the college building, and rangolis on the dias, mehendis on soft hands and posters on the brick walls. Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time. Art is not what you see, but what you make others see. And this is exactly what Team Fine Arts believes in doing!
When tired of the mundane schedules, find Team Literati at your rescue! With a variety of entertaining events to ensure there’s not a single second of the day you’re sitting idle. Team Literati is better than ever before! From interactive JAM sessions to board games with a twist, be sure to not miss out on any.
It showcases art and craft and elevates the elegance of Aavishkaar just to prove how the right props and decorations can make a huge difference. Not leaving a single corner, the Decor team adds grandeur to every part and converts the campus into one of the most lit attractions of the city!
PRASHANT HARISH SARAF
|RAGHAV PARANJAPE||GENERAL SECRETARIES|
|MANAS OAK||TREASURER SECRETARIES|
|AUM THAKKAR||TREASURER SECRETARIES|
|HARSH MARATHE||ACADEMIC SECRETARY|
|PRAJWAL DIPAK VARAK||ARCHIVES|
|ATHLETICS & AQUATICS|
|BASKETBALL & VOLLEYBALL|
|BCR & BOYS HOSTEL|
NILESH SHANKAR KALE
SETH GSMC GYMKHANA GROUND
GANESH UDDHAV SUROSHE
SETH GSMC GYMKHANA GROUND
SALIL SUDHIR SANKALECHA
KD & CANTEEN
LADIES WELFARE & SPORTS
RIDHAM CHETAN SHAH
SIDDHI YUGAL SOMANI
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