FORTHCOMING EVENTS - AUGUST 2008
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Calendar of EITS courses for 2008
Apply now for one of the following 2008 laparoscopic courses:
Intensive course in Laparoscopic General Surgery
September 22-26, 2008
December 8-12, 2008
Advanced Course in Laparoscopic Digestive Surgery
November 27-29, 2008
Advanced Course in Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery
November 7-8, 2008
Intensive Course in Laparoscopic Urological Surgery
December 1-5, 2008
Cours intensifs en Chirurgie Laparoscopique Urologique
October 6-10, 2008
Current Techniques in the Treatment of Severe Endometriosis
September 8-10, 2008
Techniques Avancées en Endoscopie Gynécologique Opératoire
December 15-17, 2008
Upcoming conferences in 2008
IRCAD-EITS involvement in 2008 meetings:
IRCAD-EITS-WeBSurg will be present as an exhibitor hosted by Karl Storz and will be happy to welcome you at the forthcoming events:
- 11th World Congress of Endoscopic Surgery, Yokohama, Japan (September 2-5, 2008)
- 2008 Annual Clinical Congress of the ACS, San Francisco, California, USA (October 12-16, 2008)
- The 30th International Congress of the European Hernia Society will be taking place in Sevilla , Spain, from the 7th to the 10th of May 2008.
For further details, click here.
International Network for Training Education and Research in Burns in collaboration with Excellence in Medical Education
United Kingdom / India / Pakistan
Managing Life Threatening Sepsis
An Interburns Seminar
Essential Critical Care
EXCELLENCE IN MEDICAL EDUCATION
Eminent Professors and Clinicians of Varied specialties and institutions with vast practical experience of treating critically ill patients
Objectives of the Seminar
O Be able to rapidly and accurately assess critically ill with sepsis
O Be able to resuscitate, stabilize and treat patients in sepsis
O Be able to monitor and investigate the critically ill with sepsis
O Know how to effectively use lab services and interpret data
O Be able to understand and apply infection control strategies
ECC is suitable for doctors working in Surgical, Medical, Paediatric and Burns ICUs, Surgical and Medical residents, PGs, Family Physicians, A&E doctors House Officers and all those who are interested in the principles of Essential Critical Care
Registration Fee: Rs. 200/=
Pre-registration is mandatory.
Certificate of attendance will be given
Saturday, August 2, 2008 Time: 9:30 am to 12:30 noon
Venue: Regent Plaza, Karachi
For queries email to eme.education@...
WHO AT THE XVIITH ITERNATIONAL AIDS CONFERENCE,
MEXICO CITY, 3-8 AUGUST 2008
WHAT: Several top officials from the World Health Organization (WHO) attending the XVIIth International AIDS Conference in Mexico City will participate in a series of media briefings.
WHO is the directing and coordinating authority on international health and takes the lead within the UN system on the global health-sector response to the AIDS epidemic.
· Dr Hiroki Nakatani, Assistant Director-General, HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, Malaria, and Neglected Tropical Diseases, WHO
· Dr Carissa Etienne, Assistant Director-General, Health Systems and Services, WHO
· Dr Kevin M. De Cock, Director, HIV/AIDS Department, WHO
· Dr Teguest Guerma, Associate Director, HIV/AIDS Department, WHO
· Dr Paul Nunn, Medical Officer, Stop TB Department, WHO
These WHO officials will be addressing the HIV-related topics listed below, and also will be available for individual interviews.
For enquiries regarding registration, conference facilities, and the conference programme, please contact the conference organizers: media@...
Muhammad Medical College & Hospital, Mirpurkhas
is holding its
6th Annual Medical Symposium.
You are cordially invited to attend and present your scientific work
Date : 13th August 2008
Venue : Prof. Hassan Memon Memorial Auditorium,
1st floor, Muhammad Medical College , Mirpurkhas.
You can send your abstract form either electronically or snail mail:
Cash prizes and Certificates will be awarded to 3 best oral and poster presentations
Last date of submission of Abstract:
Prof. Dr. S. Z. Abbas
Muhammad Medical College & Hospital,
Mirpurkhas (69000), Sindh, Pakistn
Abstract form, instructions to authors and further information can be downloaded from the website: www.mmc.edu.pk
IXth Biennial Conference of SAARC Academy of Ophthalmology and
IIIrd. Indian AMD Congress
August 22 to 24, 2008
India Habitant Centre – New Delhi
LIVE SURGERIES AND SYMPOSIA IN OPHTHALMIC SUPER SPECIALITIES
in the Developing World:
from Prevention to Care
August 26 – 28, 2008
at Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
For abstract guidelines and submission, please visit:
Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons
17th SLS Annual Meeting and ENDO EXPO, 2008 Hyatt Regency McCromick Place Chicago, Illinois, USA
17-20 September 2008
It's a great pleasure in informing you that we are organising SPINE 2008 Conference at Rajkot ( Gujarat , India ) from 26th to 28th of September.
For more reference and details of the conference visit our website www.spine2008india.com.
If any other query then write to us on this id.
Ms. Bina Thanki
Meeting Title: 11th Edition of Venice Arrhythmias,
The Biannual International Workshop on Cardiac Arrhythmias
Date: 4 – 7th October 2009
Venue: Giorgio Cini Foundation on the Island of
San Giorgio Maggiore, Venice
For more details visit: www.venicearrhythmias.org
INVITATION TO AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND
This is to extend a cordial invitation to join me for an exciting 11-day educational tour of Australia and New Zealand, October 5-16, 2008 at a very reasonable price.
For the full tour schedule, visit
1st. National Headache & Back Pain Conference 2008
Karachi Sheraton Hotel
October 10 & 11, 2008