In view of his dedication and devotion for the Mission Disability to Ability Commonwealth foundation UK has unanimously elected Dr Uday Bodhankar on the highest NGO post as the Deputy chairperson of CHPA – Commonwealth Health Professions Alliance (CHPA) CF UK body governing for all six CW health associations for three years ,
Dr Bodhankar has also been nominated on the highest post in COMHAD as Executive director of COMHAD – an NGO of 54 commonwealth countries of Commonwealth Foundation UK .He has served as international president of COMHAD for six years longest tenure for any international president position .
COMHAD is an international NGO and is in official relation with who and CF UK. Its main focus is preventive health care.
COMHAD is actively involved in promoting health development, exchange of technical expertise along with Inter country training in health education in 53 commonwealth countries of the world. Her Majesty The Queen of England Elizabeth is the Patron of CF UK .
Former national president of IAP Dr Uday Bodhankar was felicitated by the Governor of Karnataka Vajubhai Vala for his contribution to specially challenged children in the capacity of International President of COMHAD in the august presence of Prof Soans National President of IAP and National and International faculty / delegates during international conference of COMHAD.