The Fundacion de Salud Ayurveda Prema, a non-profit organization recognized by the Argentinean government, has the objective to contribute to the promotion of Ayurveda and all its preventive and therapeutical tools which are usefull in the health field.
On January 5, 2001, the Fundación de Salud Ayurveda Prema has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Gujarat Ayurved University (Jamnagar – India) in the presence of Mrs. Shailaja Chandra (Secretary Dpt. ISMH), the Governor of the Gujarat State and other top officials. Through this MOU, the Fundación de Salud Ayurveda Prema has been recognized as a Collaborating Center for teaching and research of Ayurveda in Argentina. This MOU has been signed after getting the approval from the Ministries of Foreign Affairs and Health from the Indian Government.
Posgraduate Course on Ayurvedic Medicine
The Faculty of Medicine, Buenos Aires University, through the Resolution Number 639/2000 from their Directive Council, has approved on 2000 the first Postgraduate Course on Ayurvedic Medicine.
It has begun on October 18, 2000. The Hindu Ambassador at Argentina, Mr. Nigan Prakash, with Dr. Jorge Luis Berra, the Director of the Course, have given a lecture about “Ayurveda in the XXI century” at the Openning Ceremony.
This Course is dedicated to Medical Doctors, Pharmacologists, Psicologist, Kinesiologist and other health professionals.
Mrs. Shailaja Chandra, Secretary of the Dept. of the Indian Systems of Medicine and Homeopathy, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Govt. of India, has congratulated us for this important achievment that in her knowledge, is the first Posgraduate Course in a western country at a public state university.
Advanced Posgraduate Course On Ayurvedic Medicine
An Advanced Posgraduate Course on Ayurvedic Medicine has begun on 2002 with the recognition from Faculty of Medicine, Buenos Aires University. This is an annual Course for health professionals also.
Posgraduate Distance Learning Course On Ayurvedic Medicine
On 2002 the Faculty of Medicine, Buenos Aires University, through the Resolution Number 1539/2002 from their Directive Council, has approved Postgraduate Distance Learning Course on Ayurvedic Medicine.
The following list shows some of the doctors who have collaborated with this Course:
Prof . R. H. Singh – Dean, Faculty of Ayurveda. Departament of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University
Dr. S. S. Savrikar – Advisor (Ayurved) Department of Indian Systems of Medicine & Homoepathy, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India
Dr. Dr. M S Baghel – Director, International Center for Ayurvedic Studies, Gujarat Ayurved University
Dr. Ranguesh Paramesh – Ravij Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore
Dr. Dinesh Katoch, Department of Indian Systems of Medicine & Homoepathy, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India
Bri. Maya Tiwari – Wise Earth Monastery.. Author de “Ayurveda – A Life of Balance” y “Ayurveda – Secrets of Healing”
Dr. Jorge Luis Berra and Lic. Rosana Molho are the Directors of these three Posgraduate Courses.
Diploma Course on Ayurvedic Phytotherapy
This University Course is a joint activity with the Great Rosario University Institute which has begun on 2012 and the general scope is to work with our local Latin American and Western flora from the ayurvedic point of view.
We are participating at the undergraduate level delivering a module about Ayurveda at El Salvador University (elective subject). We are conducting modules of Ayurveda also at different Postgraduate Courses carried out at Belgrano University and Favaloro University as well as at the Argentinean Medical Association.
Fundacion de Salud Ayurveda Prema dictates other Present and Distance Courses on Ayurveda for general public and persons working at the health field.
Dr Jorge Luis Berra at 5 World Ayurveda Congress
Dr. Jorge Luis Berra has been designated as Co-Chair of the International Delegates Assembly at 5WAC.
He also presented a paper about the ” Professional and personal use of medicinal plants by Latin America medical doctors ” at one scientific session.
Dr. Berra was invited to deliver a lecture at the Insternational Students and Teachers Meet about ” How to get to the mind and the heart of the Western public teaching Ayurveda? ”