CME Scientific Programme
22 February 2018 (Thursday)
“Current Concepts and Future Trends in Medicine”

Dr H S Hande Hall
08.30 - 9.30 Clinical Approach Session

CHAIRPERSONS: RM Chhabra, New Delhi; Chandan Das, Bhubaneswar
  • Syncope: Ashok Taneja, Gurugram
  • Non-Infectious Causes of Fever in the ICU: Sumeet Singla, New Delhi
  • Diffuse Parenchymal Lung Diseases: Ajay Handa, Bengaluru
09.30 – 10.30 When to Order & How to interpret

CHAIRPERSONS: SM Baruah, Dibrugarh; PS Karmakar, Kolkata
  • HLA-B27: LA Gauri, Bikaner
  • ANA and ENA: P Samikrishnan, Salem
  • ANCA: Aman Sharma, Chandigarh
10.30 - 11.00 Patient Safety

CHAIRPERSONS: Ramesh K Goenka, Bhubanewar; YC Porwal, New Delhi
  • Clinical errors and how to prevent them: Amitabh Sagar, Dehradun
11.00 - 11.20 Inauguration of CME: Dr M Maiya, Bengaluru
11.20 - 11.45 Dean’s Oration

CHAIRPERSONS: Dr G Narsimulu, Hyderabad; Dr Amal Banerjee, Kolkata
  • What makes a good doctor better? Rohini Handa, New Delhi
11.45 - 12.45 Geriatrics Update

CHAIRPERSONS: Sandhya Kamath, Mumbai; Jyotirmoy Paul, Talbukur
  • Geriatric Syndrome of Frailty: PS Shankar, Gulbarga
  • Urinary Incontinence in the Elderly: Ashish Goel, New Delhi
  • Osteoporosis- Current and Emerging treatments: G Narsimulu, Hyderabad
12.45 - 1.25 Oncology & Nephrology

CHAIRPERSONS: Tridip Das, Dibrugarh; SV Kulkarni, Khopoli
  • Metronomic Drug Therapy in Cancer- When Less is More: TVSVGK Tilak, Bengaluru
  • Kidney dysfunction in Cancer and its treatment: NP Singh, New Delhi
1.25 - 2.05 Current Concepts

CHAIRPERSONS: BS Kushwaha, Hardwar; Nupur Jain, Mumbai
  • Tuberculous meningitis: V Natarajan, Chennai
  • Prevention of Hereditary Disease- CRISP R and beyond: DK Hazra, Agra
2.05 - 3.00 Osteoarthritis

CHAIRPERSONS: A Muruganathan, Tirupur; SK Bakshi, New Delhi
  • Disease modification in OA: URK Rao, Hyderabad
  • Indian Guidelines: Siddharth Das, Lucknow
3.00 - 4.00 Society and Doctors

CHAIRPERSONS: Jayant Panda, Cuttack; Bhupen Burman, Shillong
  • Health care and Social Media: Boon or Bane? Surendra Daga, Kolkata
  • Trial by Media: Anil Chaturvedi, New Delhi
  • Violence against Doctors: causes, effects and solutions: Vitull Gupta, Bhatinda