News & Updates


ECHO India Orientation and Immersion- December 2018

5-7 December, 2018

Come join us! ECHO India's Immersion and Orientation (5-7 December, 2018) will engage with ECHO team members and other organizations from around the country interested in learning more about the model...

Preventive Health & Wellness Program for kids launched

16 November, 2018

Moving ahead with its vision to improve the lives of 1 billion people by 2025, ECHO India, in collaboration with Ambience Public School, Gurugram, launched The Preventive Health and Wellness ECHO prog...

Ambience Public School launches 2 new programs for teachers and counsellors

October 5, 2018

Preventive Health and Wellness ECHO Program will build capacity of teachers & counsellors to pick early signs and symptoms of medical problems in students, guide students and their parents and ensure...

Ayushman Bharat: Hub-and-spoke model to help train health workers

3rd October, 2018

A team from University of New Mexico travelled to India to kick off the first installment of the training. The first batch of 160 officials from four states was trained in ECHO over three days at a ho...

ECHO aims to help expand India’s medical care reach-out capacity

7th April 2018

In an exclusive joint face to face interaction with Dr Arvind Lal, Founder and Chairman, Dr Lal PathLabs; Dr Sanjeev Arora, Founder and Director, Project ECHO; and Dr Kumud Rai, Head, ECHO India......

ECHO now a part of RNTCP Guidelines for Programatic Management of DR-TB

24th March 2018

The ECHO platform is intended to be used for clinical and programmatic discussions to improve quality of care for DR-TB patients in India....

Tobacco Cessation Training for counsellors through “Hybrid Learning”

October 2017

A pilot from the Virtual Knowledge Network (VKN) NIMHANS ECHO...

NICPR ECHO Launches Advanced Cancer Screening Training Program

Certificate Program

Virtual Certificate Program in Advanced Cervical and Breast Cancer Screening Training Program for Gynecologists....

कैंसर की जांच घर के पास ही करा सकेंगे

13th November 2017

National Institute of Cancer Prevention & Research brings cancer screening to your local communities without having patients to travel far distances....

Change Agents: ECHO

2nd October 2017

ECHO travels, taking specialist doctors to places where there are none. Dr Prabhat Kumar Chand, a specialist dealing with substance-use disorders at NIMHANS in Bengaluru, speaks into the microphone...

MetaECHO 2017

Highlights

MetaECHO 2017 brought together over 650 health policy experts, government officials, academic leaders, funders, Project ECHO’s global replication partners and a team of 10 from India...

Ambience Public School launches 2 new ECHO Program

Program starts on 5th October 2017

2 new programs - “A wrap around literacy Program using Story telling as a medium” and a “Preventive Health Care ECHO” for all teachers & counsellors....

NICPR launches Certificate Prg on Cancer Screening

Last Date of Registration: 20th August 2017

Is an online (live streaming) training program that gives an insight into cancer screening; including oral, breast and cervical screening, along with tobacco cessation with case studies and didactics....

Keynote address by Dr. Soumya Swaminathan

25th February 2017

Dr. Soumya Swaminathan, Director General, Indian Council Of Medical Research, gave the keynote address during a one day high powered meeting held in Chandigarh....

Latest hi-tech initiative of Punjab Govt - ECHO

25th February 2017

One-day high powered meeting was held in Chandigarh with the Department of Health & Family Welfare and one of the premier medical institutions - PGIMER, Chandigarh - Together we build a healthy Punjab...

Impact of ECHO in Palliative care

25th January 2017

A sneak peek into the corollary of ECHO clinics on primary clinicians. The participants shared their personal experience about ECHO clinics and how Palliative care has spread through online learning....

ECHO mentors govt. school teachers from Hyd, Vizag

18th September 2016

India Literacy Project, a volunteer based non-profit organisation , in collaboration with ECHO India has come forward to train and mentor teachers from 20 Govt schools....

Sharp rise in Hepatitis C cases in Punjab

20th August 2016

Punjab has witnessed sharp rise in the Hepatitis C cases and the Punjab health Department has put about 7500 cases under treatment in the last two months....

Journal of Global Oncology

June 2016

Article on Cancer Screening Program Using Technology Assisted Learning by Dr. Roopa Hariprasad and Dr. Ravi Mehrotra....

The ECHO Bill introduced in United States Senate

29th April 2016

The Expanding Capacity for Health Outcomes (ECHO) Act, seeks to expand the University of New Mexico’s Project ECHO model to rural health networks around the country....

Tech enhanced learning in addiction mental health

December 2014

Technology enhanced learning in addiction mental health: Developing a virtual knowledge network - NIMHANS ECHO featured in ResearchGate...