Higher Learning Workshops in Neonatology

December 23, 2016
9:00 am | Karachi

Medical College

The purpose of the workshops is to disseminate knowledge on neonatal care from basic concepts to current innovations in the field. The sessions will also provide an opportunity for participants to share experiences and for young clinicians to learn from national and international experts from the APPNA and specialists conducting the workshops.

The workshops aim at training all healthcare professionals, especially paediatricians, neonatologists, nurses, on the subjects mentioned below:

Workshop 1: THE ART OF BREAKING BAD NEWS WITH COMPASSION AND HUMANISM - PROVIDING END OF LIFE CARE
Venue:
Multipurpose Hall 1, Ground Floor
Facilitators:
  • Dr Mubariz Naqvi, Professor of Paediatrics, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Centre, Texas, USA
  • Dr Muhammad Sohail Salat, Associate Professor, Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, AKU

Workshop 2: NON-INVASIVE VENTILATION
Venue: Multipurpose Hall 2, Ground Floor
Facilitators:
  • Dr Rehan Ali, Associate Professor, Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, AKU
  • Dr Sheikh Imran Aslam, Assistant Professor, Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, AKU
  • Dr Ali Shabbir Hussain, Senior Instructor, Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, AKU

Workshop 3: NEONATAL RESUSCITATION PROGRAMME
Venue: Debriefing Room, Ground Floor
Facilitators:
  • Dr Saira Waheed, Neonatologist, St. Vincent Women’s Hospital Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
  • Dr Shabina Ariff, Assistant Professor, Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, AKU
  • Dr Khalil Ahmad, Assistant Professor,  Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, AKU

Organisers
Association of Physicians of Pakistani Decent of North America (APPNA) in collaboration with Section of Neonatology, Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, AKU

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AKU

V E N U E

Centre for Innovation in Medical Education, AKU

REGISTRATION
Download the application form

Deadline for Registration
December 1, 2016

Registration Fee
Rs 2,500/-

C O N T A C T

Conference Secretariat
Aga Khan University
Stadium Road, Karachi
Tel: 021 34930051 Ext. 4578,
Direct +9221-3486 4578 / 4584
Fax: 021 3493 4294
Email: conf.sect@aku.edu