‘We must do a surgical strike in six weeks to solve issues’, says Dr Wankhedkar

On Thursday, about 1,100 delegates attended the NATCON 2017 Conference in Mumbai. It also marked the 92nd National conference and 78th meeting of the Central Council. The major issued discussed in the conference were Pre-Conception and Pre-Natal Diagnostic Techniques (PCPNDT) Act, violence against the doctors, capping of compensation and generic drugs. Also, Dr Ravi Wankhedkar took over as the IMA president

‘We must do a surgical strike in six weeks to solve issues’, says Dr WankhedkarNATCON 2017 Conference in Mumbai, saw the participation of 1,100 delegates from all over the world. The major issued discussed in the conference were Pre-Conception and Pre-Natal Diagnostic Techniques (PCPNDT) Act, violence against the doctors, capping of compensation and generic drugs. One of the key points discussed at the two day conclave has been about the […]

‘India a hub of training and teaching EUS,’ says Dr Maydeo

‘India a hub of training and teaching EUS,’ says Dr MaydeoThe three-day Asian Endo-ultrasound (EUS) conference that kick-started with a bang on Thursday, it will play host to a number of invitees from India as well as doctors and endoscopists from abroad. Dr Amit Maydeo, organising chairman of the conference and the director of Baldota Institute of Digestive Sciences (BIDS), Global Hospital, Mumbai, said, “The idea of the […]

Radiologists from France and India meet to share experiences and case studies

The doctors also discussed use of interventional radiology in managing kidney and urology, cardiac and thoracic diseases

Radiologists from France and India meet to share experiences and case studiesIn an attempt to strengthen the interventional radiology programme in India, the Indian Society of Vascular & Interventional Radiology (ISVIR) has joined hands with its French counterparts. The collaboration took place in the annual conference of ISVIR last week at the Trident Hotel, Nariman Point. Dr Gireesh Warawdekar, radiologist, said, “This is the first time […]