Int. Medical Education Conference by Riphah University from 19 to 22nd October 2019

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Int. Medical Education Conference
by Riphah University from
19 to 22nd October 2019

ISLAMABAD: International Conference on Medical Education is a regular biannual event organized by Riphah International University in various regional and developing countries. The conference was started in 2019 with a registered trade mark The mission of the conference is “to provide a credible platform for bringing together World leading Experts on Medical Education and Educators from developing countries to prepare the Health Prof. Ession Educators of these countries for adoption of recent innovations and standards in medical education so that the product from their Institutions matches and competes with the product from similar Institutions of the developed countries”.

First conference of the series was organized in Islamabad, Pakistan with full support of Pakistan Medical and Dental Council and Higher Education Commission of Pakistan and patronage of Federal Government of Pakistan. Conference succeeded in initiating a chain of events at the level of policy making in regulatory authorities to attain its objectives.

Subsequently ICME was organized in United Arab Emirates, Mauritius, Turkey and again United Arab Emirates. The credibility of the conference can be judged from association with it of most famous conference on Assessment in Health Prof. Ession Education, the Ottawa Conference in 2018 in UAE. Organizers decided to hold the conference again in Pakistan. The conference is planned to be held n Islamabad, Pakistan at Pak-China Friendship Center from October 19 to October 22 this year. Details can be found on the conference website www.icme2019.com.

The conference is supported by HEC, Pakistan Science Foundation and Association for Medical Education in Europe and has prominent universities and institutions in Health Prof. Ession Education in Pakistan as academic partners. It will comprise around 34 pre-conference workshops and courses, two plenary sessions, symposia and What the Experts say sessions in addition to conference workshops and oral/ poster presentations. There will be an exhibition and a conference dinner.

Prominent experts from abroad include Prof. Trudie Roberts, President AMEE; Prof. Ronald M Harden, Secretary General AMEE, Prof. Brownell Anderson, Vice President American Board of Examiners, USA; Prof.. Olle ten Cate from Netherlands; Prof. Paul Barach from USA, Prof. Hossam Hamdi from UAE, Prof. Azim Mirzazadeh from Iran, Prof. Gohar Wajid from WHO Egypt and Dr. Mohamed El-Eraky from Saudi Arabia. More than 20 prominent educators from Pakistan are also participating in the conference. It is highly recommended for both teachers and students as well as Deans, Principals and Vice Chancellors of Health Prof. Ession Institutions.

Abstract submission and Early Bird registration is now open. There are discount packages also available. For details please visit the conference website.