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CardioCon 2017 at Hyderabad
from Nov. 24-26, 2017

HYDERABAD: Pakistan Cardiac Society is organizing its 47th Annual CardioCon 2017 at Hyderabad from 24th -26th November, 2017 says a communication received from Prof. Feroze Memon, Convener of the conference.

The conference will have two parallel sessions including plenary lectures, Clinical interactive case presentations, debates and poster presentation along with parallel cardiology workshops .All Scientific Sessions would be recognized as part of Continuous Medical Education (CME).The CME credit hours will be awarded to all the registered participants attending the scientific sessions. Dr. Fazal Rehman Memon is the Co-Convener while Dr. Nandlal Rathi is the Secretary of the organizing Committee.

10th Int. Cancer Surgery
Conference at Lahore

LAHORE: Surgical Oncology Society of Pakistan is organizing its 10th cancer surgery conference at Lahore from February 4-5, 2018.  There will be pre-conference workshops on Master Class Surgical Oncology at University Lahore on February 1, 2018. Coordinators for this workshop include Prof.Khalid Durrani and Prof. Farooq Afzal. On Friday February 2, 2018 the workshop on Reconstruction in Cancer Surgery will be held at Sheikh Zayed Hospital Lahore. Coordinators Prof. Moeed Qureshi and Dr. Haroon Majid. On Saturday February 3, 2018 there will be live cancer surgery sessions from King Edward Medical University/Mayo Hospital Lahore. Coordinators Prof. Abrar Ashraf Ali and Dr. A. Uzair Qureshi.

The society is also organizing Satellite Cancer Symposia at Faisalabad on Breast Cancer during August 2017, on Skin Cancers and Sarcomas at Gujranwala during September 2017, on Colorectal Cancers at Multan during October 2017, on Head and Neck Cancers at Rawalpindi during November 2017, on Upper GI/Thoracic at Peshawar during December 2017 and on HBP, Endocrine at Bahawalpur during January 2018.

For further details contact e mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Conference Secretariat, SOS-PK C/o Dean PGMI Office, University of Lahore, Teaching Hospital. 1KM Defence Road, Off Raiwind Raod, Bhoptian Chowk, Lahore. Pakistan.

Eminent Dental Surgeon
Prof. M.A. Soofi passes away

LAHORE: Dr. M.A. Soofi, a noted dental surgeon and worker of Pakistan Movement passed away here last week after prolonged illness. May God almighty rest the departed soul in eternal peace and give courage to the bereaved family courage to bear this loss Ameen.

Dr. M.A.Soofi also served as Dean of College of Community Medicine and also as President of Pakistan Dental Association. He was very active in the Pakistan Medical Association as well and contributed a lot for the welfare of dental surgeons and promotion of the discipline of Dentistry particularly preventive dentistry.

 Orthocon 2017 at Peshawar

Peshawar: Pakistan Orthopedic Association is holding its  31st International Pak Orthocon 2017 at Peshawar. The theme of the conference is  The Challenge of Change- The emergence of sub-specialties. For details visit conference website:

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