Dr. Uma Nambiar

CEO, Bagchi Parthasarthy Hospital, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

Dr. Uma Nambiar is a trained neurosurgeon and a well experienced hospital administrator with  considerable understanding of the Indian, African and Sri Lankan Healthcare systems.  

She specializes in plan/ design, review and commissioning of new hospitals, business process re-engineering, audits across the hospital ecosystem, process standardization & quality in the healthcare system as well as use of information technology in Healthcare.  

A passionate believer of Technology & Digital Transformation in the Healthcare ecosystem, winner  of numerous awards, actively involved in promotion of Digital Health, she is also an avid traveller,  painter and a keen photographer.  

She has mentored many students who are successful leaders in the Healthcare Industry today.

Dr. Uma Nambiar is the CEO, Bagchi-Parthasarthy Hospital, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

She is also an Independent Director & Board Member, Hemas Group of Hospitals, Sri Lanka,  Independent Director, Board Member, IIHMR- Bangalore 

She is also Chairperson, Risk Management Committee, Hemas Group of Hospitals, Sri Lanka, Vice President, Telemedicine Society of India, Kerala state chapter, and EC member, National  Body of TSI.  

9:35 - 10:15 hrs.

Friday 13th october

Unveiling the Unseen: Caring for the Invisible Women - A Focus on Women Aged 65+

  • Dementia in Women: A Gendered Perspective on Challenges, Care, and Empowerment
  • Geriatric Care
  • Assisted Care with Medical Technology and Innovation


Dr Radha S Murthy, Co-Founder & Managing Trustee Nightingales Medical Trust.

Dr.Arvind Kasturi, Team Leader Geriatric Centre Project St John’s Medical College, Bangalore.

Dr. Uma Nambiar, CEO, Bagchi Parthasarthy Hospital, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

Dirk de Korne, Staff Director of Care & Welfare, SVRZ Servicecentrum, Netherlands.

Session Moderated By:

Bharat Gera, Founder, Human Centric Healthcare Ecosystem.

14:30 - 15:00 hrs.

Friday 13th october

Health Equity : Enablers & Obstacles

Bridging the Divide in Funding for Women's Health: Advancing Research, Access, and Equity

Building Blocks for Digital Healthcare


Shri Darshan H.V (IAS), MD, Karnataka Innovation & Technology Society, Govt. of Karnataka

Namit Chugh, Principal, W Health Ventures

Dr. Uma Nambiar, CEO, Bagchi Parthasarthy Hospital, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

Session Moderated By:

Swathi Kulkarni, Co-Founder & CEO, Elda Health