Charutar Arogya Mandal, Karamsad has constituted 15th H M Patel Memorial Lecture at H M Patel Academic
Centre for P G studies  Karamsad which is held annually on death anniversary of late Dr. H.M.Patel , its founder 
chairman . The memorial lecture on “Decoding and Delivering Public Health ” was delivered under 
the auspices of the H. M. Patel program for academic excellence. Chief Guest Prof K Srinath Reddy 
President , Public Health Foundation India and formerly Head , Department of Cardiology at All India 
Institute of Medical Sciences , New Delhi delivered a lecture. 

 

Delivering the lecture Dr Reddy said that Healthcare performance is strongly dependent on the economy, but also
on the health systems themselves. Investment in health is not only a desirable, but also an essential priority for most
societies.