AAPI’s ‘Donate a mask’ campaign provides Masks to Several Hospitals Across United States, forms task force to supply PPE Kit

indica News Bureau- The noble mission of the American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (AAPI) ‘Donate a Mask’ is getting a lot of attention from across the globe. AAPI, the largest ethnic medical association in the United States, has raised funds to address the shortage of personal protective equipment and masks.  The organization purchased […]

AAPI to host interfaith virtual candlelight vigil, asks President Trump to enhance national registry for blood plasma donors

Ritu Jha- The American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin has urged President Donald Trump to enhance the existing national registry of COVID-19 patients who have recovered to collect plasma that could help with treatment of infected patients. The letter dated April 9th was signed by Dr. Suresh Reddy, AAPI president, and Dr. Lokesh Edara, chair […]

“This is a world war kind of situation, where doctors become a soldier”: AAPI President Dr.Reddy

Ritu Jha-   Several Indian American doctors have been infected by the deadly COVID-19 coronavirus while either treating patients or working on the frontlines, says the president of the American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (AAPI). One of the well-known personalities of AAPI, president Dr. Ajay Lodha, was lucky to get the blood-plasma treatment […]