Three day Asian EUS Congress 2017 ends with a bang

Asian EUS Congress 2017 conference held from September 7 to 9 at the Renaissance Convention Centre, Powai concluded successfully, with the organising secretary of the congress saying that the next conference will be held in Tokyo, Japan in 2019

Three day Asian EUS Congress 2017 ends with a bangThe final day of the Asian EUS Conference ended on a high note with Dr Vinay Dhir, the organising secretary of the conference and the Director of Clinical Research and Head of the Endosonography , BIDS (Baldota Institute of Digestive Sciences), taking the opportunity to thank all the delegates and audience members present at the […]

Asian EUS Cup: Indian doctors bag medals, end on a high note

The third and final day of Asian EUS Congress 2017 will be etched in everyone's heart, as the session ‘Asian EUS Cup' was a huge hit and was dominated by the Indian doctors. The only female participant, Dr Shannon Melissa Chan, bagged the gold. While Praveer Rai and Malay Sharma got silver and bronze respectively

Asian EUS Cup: Indian doctors bag medals, end on a high noteIn a hall seating with over 200 delegates and audiences members, the claps were unceasing and the case studies presented by the doctors were intriguing. That’s what the final day of Asian EUS Congress 2017 had in store for gastroenterologists. Doctors across Asia and Asia-Pacific presented their unique case studies in the ‘Asian EUS Cup’ […]

Asian EUS Congress 2017: ‘Research alone can help us in addressing the gaps in the society’

Dr Ho Khek Yu believes that research alone can help us in addressing the gaps in society. Leading researches in interventional EUS has led to a new linear EUS procedure. All of this just proves that research is very important. It has been a significant factor during conference

Asian EUS Congress 2017: ‘Research alone can help us in addressing the gaps in the society’On the third and culminate day of the three-day long conference held at Renaissance Conventional Centre in Powai on Friday. Topics addressed various issues about Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS) were the focus of attention at the event. The conference was organised by the Asian Endoscopy Group (AEG). The Chairman of this group is Professor and Doctor Ho Khek […]

EUS has great potential, but there are few experts, says Dr Rai

The EUS technique is gradually finding its roots in India. For the deeper penetration of EUS, there is necessity of the trained experts who can perform the procedure accurately

EUS has great potential, but there are few experts, says Dr RaiOn the third day of the Asian EUS Congress 2017 conference held at Renaissance Mumbai Convention Centre Hotel, in Powai, Dr Praveer Rai, a Lucknow-based doctor; enlightened us about the techniques and potential of the Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS) procedure Dr Praveer Rai who is Additional Professor Gastroenterology SGPGI Lucknow won silver medal in the Asian […]

Experts discussed the role of Endoscopy Ultrasound (EUS) regarding cancer tumour therapy

On the second day of Asian EUS Congress 2017, experts discussed the role of Endoscopy Ultrasound (EUS) in regards to tumour therapy. Dr Amrita Sethi from University of Columbia, New York City, New York, USA spoke about the progress of EUS guided gene therapy

Experts discussed the role of Endoscopy Ultrasound (EUS) regarding cancer tumour therapyAccording to the experts, the EUS procedure plays a crucial role in diagnostic and therapeutic procedure of cancer. On the second day of Asian EUS Congress 2017, experts discussed the role of Endoscopy Ultrasound (EUS) in regards to tumour therapy. On the first day of the conference a session was held on the utility of […]

How EUS can be used for tissue acquisition, experts discuss

On the day two of the ongoing Asian EUS congress, the medical experts discuss what are the different important things that are to be taken care of and role of EUS while the acquisition of a Tissue

How EUS can be used for tissue acquisition, experts discussFollowing the trend on day two, multiple issues related to EUS are being discussed in Asian EUS Congress 2017. On the second day of the EUS congress, a session was held on the role of EUS technique in Tissue Acquisition. Many experts threw light on the important factors and also shared the information about the […]

Asian EUS Congress 2017: Doctors speak about advancements in EUS specific devices

Pivotal points discussed in Chai pe Charcha session about advances in EUS. The casual session was a free learning session for the young endoscopists, present at event

Asian EUS Congress 2017: Doctors speak about advancements in EUS specific devicesThe Asian EUS Congress 2017 that kick-started from Thursday hosted an interesting and casual session on the day two on Friday, on integration of EUS in clinical practice. The casual session was a free learning session for the young endoscopists. Pivotal points discussed in Chai pe Charcha session about advances in EUS are the following: […]

‘Why should the colour of my skin define my stand in the society?’

At the Asian Endoscopy Ultrasound (EUS) conference, actor Nandita Das held a short talk on ‘being oneself in the today's world’

‘Why should the colour of my skin define my stand in the society?’Had you walked through the wooden door of the Hall C around 2 pm on Friday at the Renaissance Convention Centre, Powai, you would have witnessed an air of elegance and poise at the hall. The unceasing claps and the silent audience was an indication of her persona that the acclaimed film celebrity Nandita Das […]

Women have leadership qualities and are multitaskers, says Dr Maydeo

A debate on whether 'the glass ceiling has broken', was a lively and informative session, which witnessed the participation of inquisitive audiences members. Several eminent doctors discussed the issue regarding women's stature in the field of gastroenterology. The proponents of the discussion were Dr Amrita Sethi, Dr Amit Maydeo and Dr Payal Saxena who strongly put forth their views on women's participation in the field. And in the opposing team, Dr Nonthalee Pausawasdi, Dr GV Rao and Dr Ida Hilmi countered it

Women have leadership qualities and are multitaskers, says Dr MaydeoWhether it concerns the field of films, sports or politics, women have always emerged as trendsetters and are ruling the roost. Girls run the show. Do we know whether women are changing norms, in the medical field? To answer, this compelling question, a debate was held among doctors present at the Asian EUS Congress 2017 […]

‘Standardisation of the EUS procedure is need of the hour’

Considering the variations in the healthcare system in each country from Asian EUS Group (AEG), Dr Kenjiro Yasuda who moderated the session emphasised on the standardisation of the EUS procedure

‘Standardisation of the EUS procedure is need of the hour’On the second day of the Asian EUS Congress 2017, a session was conducted to discuss the outcomes of research done by Asian EUS Group (AEG) and how a consensus can be build up to standardise the endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) procedure in various countries. The Asian EUS Group (AEG) is a group of EUS experts […]