The New Draft Surrogacy (Regulation) Bill, 2016

PGMED NEWS : The New Draft Surrogacy (Regulation) Bill, 2016 Commercial surrogacy is banned in most developed countries, including Australia, UK, Canada, France, Germany, Sweden, New Zealand, Japan and Thailand. Now the new bill has banned it in India too.But the bill allows altruistic surrogacy, where women (near relative) can legally carry someone else’s child if no money (other than medical cost and insurance), favor or coercion is involved.Under

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Critical Care : The Annual Conference of the Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine 2017

The Annual Conference of the Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine 2017 Date - Pre-conference workshop - 1st - 2nd February 2017, Conference - 3rd - 5th February 2017. Venue - Le Meridian Convention centre, Kochi, India. Contact - www.conference.isccm.org

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Emergency Medicine : EMCON 2016 – The 18th Annual Conference of the Society for Emergency Medicine India 2016

EMCON 2016 -  The 18th Annual Conference of the Society for Emergency Medicine India 2016 On 10th - 13th November 2016. Venue : Raja Muthaiah Mandram, Madurai. Contact - EMCON 2016, Institute of Emergency Medicine, Meenakshi Mission Hospital & Research Centre, Lake Area, Madurai- 625107, Phone: 0452 - 2581212 Web : www.emcon2016madurai.in

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World’s First Leprosy vaccine developed in India, to go on trial.

The first exclusive vaccine for Leprosy made in India, will be piloted in five districts of Bihar and Gujarat in a few weeks as a part of the country's efforts at eradicating the crippling disease that affects 1.25 lakh people every year. About 60% of the global leprosy patients live in India, where detection and treatment leave many of them crippled. If the pilot phase shows satisfactory results, the programme will be implemented in other high-prevalence

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Orthopedics : TOPIC 2016 – Trivandrum Ortho Post Graduate Instructional Course 2016.

TOPIC 2016 - Trivandrum Ortho Post Graduate Instructional Course 2016. Date - 23rd - 25th September 2016. Venue - Trivandrum Medical College and Hospital Contact - Dr.E.K.Shanvas - 9447345014, Dr. Ajin Edwin - 9496904228. Email - topictvm16@gmail.com. Web - www.mchtvmorthodept.org

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NEET ordinance: Supreme Court to hear challenge on 7 July

A Supreme Court bench presided by justice Anil R. Dave will hear on 7 July a legal challenge to an ordinance, which pushed back holding the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) by a year. The court was hearing a plea brought by health activist Anand Rai, known for exposing the Vyapam scam—an admission and recruitment scandal in Madhya Pradesh—against the Centre’s decision to promulgate the ordinance. The petition that sought the quashing

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Orthopedics : ARTHROBENGALURU – 2016

ARTHROBENGALURU - 2016 Date - 29th & 30th July 2016. Venue - Hotel Chancery Pavillion, Bengaluru. Contact - 09845671462,  09972735480, 080 4141 4141. Email : arthrobengaluru2016@gmail.com. Web - www.arthrobengaluru.in  

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Cardio thoracic – IACTSCON 2017 – The 63rd Annual Conference of Indian Association of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgeons 2017

IACTSCON 2017 - The 63rd Annual Conference of Indian Association of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgeons 2017 Venue - Hotel Lalit Ashok, Bangalore, India Date - 16 February 2017 to 19 February 2017  Contact - Dr. Giridhar Kamalapurkar  Phone - 91-8762196591, +91 80 - 26534610 / 22977297. Web - www.iactscon2017.com/ E-mail - iactscon2017blr@gmail.com

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Cardio-thoracic – IACTA 2017 -20th Annual Conference of Indian Association of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Anesthesia.

 IACTA 2017 - 20th Annual Conference of   Indian Association of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Anesthesia. Venue - JW Marriott, Pune, India  Date - 16 February 2017 to 19 February 2017 For Details - Log on to - www.iacta2017pune.com

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Cardiology : CSI 2016 – 68th Annual Conference of Cardiological Society of India 2016

CSI 2016 - 68th Annual Conference of Cardiological Society of India 2016 Venue - Le Meridien, Kochi, India Date - 08 December 2016 to 11 December 2016  Contact - Mr.Aneesh Lawrence, Phone91-9809210354, Web - www.csikochi2016.org.  Phone - 0484 - 2706422, 7356111138, 9995886600, 9447018454. Email - mail@csikochi2016.org

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