OGSSI was the first society of India started under the dynamic stewardship of Dr.Mudaliar in the year 1934. It is a non profit organization dedicated to Maternal and Child Health.
The Obstetric and Gynaecological Society of Southern India (OGSSI) was the first society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists to be started in India 80 years ago in 1934. This society was chaired by doyens in the field like Sir. Dr.A.L.Mudaliar, Prof. M.K.Krishna Menon, Prof. Masani and Dr.Ida Scudder.
Eminent stalwarts in the field of Obstetrics & Gynaecology have worked hard for the success of the Society. This society has the pride of having hosted 2 All India Congress in the Year 1983 & 1991 at Chennai and also had FOGSI President Sri Padmasree Dr. B.Palaniappan and senior vice president FOGSI D.A.Kurian Joseph from this society .
OGSSI is the reception of the Presidents Rotate Trophy for the best performed Society for the period 01.04.1991 to 31.03.1992. Various eminent speakers from National & International arena have conducted Workshops & given lectures for the well being of the Maternal & Child Health.