Objective

 
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To promote and encourage development, advancement and research in the science of telemedicine and it’s associated fields.

 
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To encourage and promote application of telemedicine technology in clinical care, education and research in the health sector.
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Fostering networking and collaboration among interest groups in telemedicine technology and professionals from different streams of science, health care providers, policy makers, NGOs and industry.
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To promote training of students, health professional, research fellows and technicians in various aspects of telemedicine.Also, to co-ordinate with academic institutions and Medical Council of India, AICTE, DOECC and regulating agencies in developing curriculum for telemedicine training courses and incorporating appropriate modules in the Medical, Dental and Paramedical training programmes.
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To arrange regular scientific meetings, symposia, seminars and workshops.
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Spearheading the development of appropriate clinical and industry policies and standards.
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Disseminating knowledge in telemedicine field by publishing brochures, periodicals, and journals. Creating an exclusive web site for the society and regularly updating it with telemedicine news.
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To work in close collaboration with scientific organizations and the industry in development and implementation of innovative products & services related to tele health. Organizing trade exhibitions during annual meetings of the society.