Welcome Message

Dear Colleagues,
Warmest greetings from ANCIPS 2018 !

Welcome to the mineral rich land of Bhagwan Birsa Munda!

It gives us immense pleasure to invite you all to the 70th Annual National Conference of Indian Psychiatric Society, 2018 (ANCIPS 2018) Ranchi to be held from 5 - 8 February 2018 at Central Institute of Psychiatry, Ranchi. The Conference promises to be an Academic & Cultural Feast with confluence of over 3000 Delegates from across the nation & abroad. We would be delighted to have you here in Ranchi to share your experiences and to contribute to the development of future trends in PSYCHIATRY. Your presence will surely enhance the scientific level of this educational gathering.

A city of beautiful water falls, mesmerizing lakes, and dense forests, Ranchi is the capital of the Indian state Jharkhand. Blessed with numerous waterfalls and lakes, Ranchi is also known as the "City of Waterfalls". Ranchi has been selected as one of the hundred Indian cities to be developed as a smart city under PM Narendra Modi's flagship Smart Cities Mission. Ranchi is well connected with a network of good roads, railways and flights. There are a number of State Highway and REO roads connecting one place of the district with other places within and outside the district. By Air there is a landing airstrip popularly known as Birsa Munda Airport. Ranchi is connected with almost all the major cities of the country through air. Ranchi has frequent flight for Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Bangalore, Patna & Raipur. Rest of the states are connected through rail.

We look forward to welcome you in the pleasant weather of January and hope that Ranchi, a city where the future is being crafted adds aroma to the environment of this scientific meeting.

Warm Regards,


Dr. Sanjay K Munda
Organizing Secretary
Prof. D. Ram 
Organizing Chairperson