March 1995, Volume 45, Issue 3

Meetings and Seminars

Meetings and Seminars

Fifth Biennial International Conference of the Pakistan Physiological Society. 18-19 October, 1995.
The Fifth Biennial International Conference of the Pakistan Physiological Society is scheduled to be held on 18-19th October, 1995. The Conference is open to all scientists engaged in any field of medical sciences. For information please contact Dr. Abdul Waheed, Correspon­dence Secretaiy of the PPS Conference, Department of Biocheniistzy, Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad- 22040, Pakistan, telephone No. 4081/3040, Fax 5653.
First IDF - WHO Regional Leadership Course On Management of Diabetes Mellitus 24th April - 1st May, 1995.
The Diabetic Association of Pakistan (DAP) and WHO Collaborating Centre, Karachi in collaboration with Interna­tional Diabetes Federation (IDF) and World Health Organiza­tion (WHO) is sponsoring this course at Karachi from 24th April to 1st May, 1995. For more information contact Prof. A. Samad Shera, Secretaiy General, Diabetic Association of Pakistan, 5-E/3, Nazimabad, Karachi-74600, Pakistan, tele­phone No. 6616890, 6680959, Telex. 23507 TAZAM PK, Fax. 9221 4546759. 2nd Asian Pacific Congress of Endoscopic Surgery.
The 2nd Asian Pacific Congress of Endoscopic Surgery will be held from 19th-23rd June, 1995 at Hong Kong. The Congress would be organised by the Chinese University of HongKong, the Chinese Surgeons of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Society of Digestive Endoscopy and Society of Laparoscopic Surgeons, Hong Kong. Deadline for submission of abstract and registration at reduced rate is 1st February, 1995.
For further information please write to the Congress Secretariat, 2nd Asian Pacific Congress of Endoscopic Sur­gery, Department of Surgery, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, N.T, Hong Kong, telephone Nos. (852) 636 2625, (852) 636 2627, Fax: (852) 637 0979 and (852) 645 3602.
WONCA Satellite Meeting, Beijing
The Chinese Society of G.P. in cooperation with WONCA and the Task Force to China are organising the WONCA Satellite meeting at Beijing from 15th to 18th June, 1995. The meeting will be conducted in workshop style and will deal with the following main questions: (1) Why TCM in G.P./F.M.?, (2) What is applicable from TCM to G.P./F.M.?, (3) When to practice TCM in G.P./F.M.? and (4) Where to practice TCM in P.H.C. or Hospitals? A one week TCM demonstration course will also be available for the interested participants. For further information please write to WONCA Beijing Satellite Meeting and TCM Demonstration Course, Chinese Medical Association, 42 Dongsi Xidajie, Beijing 100710, China, telephone No.86-1-5134885, Fax: 86-1-5123754.

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