Pre-conference sessions held on December 23, 2019 in Karachi ahead of the Inaugural Ceremony included a site visit to CIME at Aga Khan University Hospital for tour of the CIME Simulation Center equipped with state-of-the-art medical devices and technology that allow physicians to gain skills and confidence in diagnosing and treating a wide range of cases before interacting with real patients as well as a Meeting of International Experts on December 23, 2019. The tour was followed by a meeting with multi-speciality experts from the country's most-renowned medical institution.
In addition, preconference lectures and workshops were conducted by:
Dr. Tasneem Zehra Naqvi, MD, MRCP, MA (Medical Management) (USA), Medical Director of Echocardiography, Consultant Cardiologist, Professor of Medicine at Mayo School of Medicine, Dr. Syed Wajih Rizvi, MD, FACDS (USA), Chief, R-Endocrinology, Associate Professor Clinical Endocrinology, University of Medicine & Dentistry (UMDNJ) and Consultant Endocrinologist, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, NJ
Dr. Abbas Ghazanfar, MBBS, MRCS, FHEA, FCPS, FEBS, FRCS, FACS (UK), Clinical Speciality Lead Renal and Transplant Surgery / Consultant Transplant Surgeon & Honorary Senior Lecturer at St. George's Healthcare NHS Trust & St. George's University of London.
Prof. Saeed Minhas, (Pakistan), Associate Professor of Trauma and Orthopedic Surgery at Jinah Postgraduate Medical Center.
Dr. Kazim Raza (Pakistan).
Dr. Mudussar Ahmad, MBS, MRCS, FRCS (Tr & Ortho) (UK), Consultant Trauma & Orthopedic Surgeon, at Whittington Health NHS Trust.
Dr. Yawer Nensey, MD (USA), Gastroenterologist at Florida Gastroenterology Associates.
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