Academy of Health Professions Education

About AHPE

As a non-governmental organisation, the Academy of Health Professions Educators includes as its members, teachers from all health professions in the country. It works with a focus to develop the field of health professions education to enhance educator competencies towards improving health professions education and thereby health care in India.

Aim of AHPE

As a national organisation, AHPE aims to improve the quality and relevance of health profession education at all levels – undergraduate, postgraduate and continuing professional development in line with World Federation of Medical Education (WFME) and South East Asian Regional Association for Medical Education (SEARAME).

Objectives of AHPE

  1. To promote and encourage development and advancement of Health Professions Education in India
  2. To encourage and promote educational research activities pertaining to Health Professions Education
  3. To arrange regular scientific meetings, symposia and seminars
  4. To conduct regional meetings and form state branches to promote Health Professions Education
  5. To work together for mutual benefit with organizations promoting Health Professions Education both in India and internationally
  6. To promote publication of articles relating to Health Professions Education in various national and International journals
  7. To publish, periodicals, journals and other material pertaining to Health Professions Education
  8. To promote training of teachers, Health Professions students (both undergraduate and post graduate), research fellows and allied Health Professionals in various aspects of Health Professions Education
  9. To bring together under one corporate body all qualified Health Professions personnel and scientists practicing or interested in Health Professions Education
  10. Any other program approved by the Academy for advancement of Health Professions Education


Members of the Academy shall be drawn from all states or Union Territories of India. Other bodies or individuals from countries outside India may be admitted to membership at the discretion of the executive committee. Membership is granted upon application and payment of Membership Fee. Interested applicants can  submit the completed application form (attached) along with fees

Membership Benefits

Members will receive the following benefits

    • Personal communication of AHPE Bulletins
    • Reduced registration fees for AHPE activities
    • 20% discount for AHPE publications
    • Keep up to date with current developments in field of healthcare professions education

Our Address

Conference Secretariat:
NCHPE 2017,
Medical Education Unit,
Jorhat Medical College, Jorhat-785001, Assam, India.

+91 94351 41989 (Between 11AM to 4PM IST)
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