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Workshop on Paediatric Urology concludes

The Department of Urology, Dispur Hospitals Ltd successfully organized CME cum Video Workshop on Paediatric Urology on 6th May 2017. About 70 delegates from all over the North East India attended the academic programme.

10 guest faculties from across the country participated and delivered guest lectures on various aspects of paediatric urological ailments. Prof Amilal Bhat from Jodhpur, who is an internationally acclaimed authority on Hypospadias dealt at length about various surgical procedures. Prof. N. P. Gupta, former HOD, AIIMS , New Delhi ,who is the pioneer in popularizing robotic surgery in India discussed about the use of robot in paediatric urological problems. Dr Sajid Qureshi, HOD of Paediatric Surgery, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai spoke on Wilms Tumour which is quite common in paediatric age group. All other faculties including Dr V. Krishnamoorthy from Bengaluru, Dr Mallikarjun Reddy from Hyderabad, Dr Virender Sekhon from Gurgaon, NCR, Dr G S Kocchar from New Delhi, Dr Harprit Singh from Jamshedpur, Dr Shyam Baruah from Guwahati presented videos and talks pertaining to urological diseases in the paediatric population.

The inaugural function was attended by Prof R. C Deka , former Director of AIIMS, New Delhi as the Chief Guest. Prof A. K Barman , Director of Medical Education, Govt. of Assam was the Guest of Honour in the function. Prof Rajeev T.P, President , Assam Urological Society presided over the inaugural function. Prof P M Deka, Chief Consultant Urologist and Head of Department of Urology, Dispur Hospitals Ltd and former HOD, Dept of Urology, Gauhati Medical College delivered the welcome speech. Dr Santwana Bordoloi, M.D ,Dispur Hospitals Ltd ,herself a paediatrician and a national award winner for her films was felicitated in the inaugural function.

This was first of its kind CME dealing with Paediatric Urology organized in the whole of North East and East India.

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