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Eurasian Orthopaedic Forum to take place on June 29-30 in Moscow

Eurasian Orthopaedic Forum to take place on June 29-30 in Moscow

Moscow: The Eurasian Orthopaedic Forum (EOF) will take place on June 29-30 in Moscow bringing together government authorities, medical professionals, entrepreneurs and businessmen to discuss the development of a modern and innovative medical industry. more

India faces acute shortage of nursing staff

India faces acute shortage of nursing staff

Agra: Acute shortage of trained nurses is proving to be a major setback to expansion of health services in India, a panel at an ongoing global summit on critical care medicine here has said. more

IMA to honour ‘oldest practising and non-practising doctors’ in India

IMA to honour ‘oldest practising and non-practising doctors’ in India

New Delhi: The Indian Medical Association (IMA) on Saturday said it will honour Dr J S Rastogi, aged 99, from Moradabad in Uttar Pradesh and Dr Prakash, aged 103 years, from Jor Bagh in New Delhi — the “oldest practising and non-practising doctors” respectively in the country — during the installation of Team IMA-CGP for the year 2016-17 on Sunday. more

India needs extensive universal health coverage policy: Experts

India needs extensive universal health coverage policy: Experts

New Delhi: India’s universal health coverage policy needs to be extensive, considering the role of the states and Centre and lower than expected performance of healthcare services, experts opined here on Saturday at a conference on healthcare. more

‘Advanced diagnostics important to detect genital TB’

‘Advanced diagnostics important to detect genital TB’

Kolkata: The role of advanced diagnostics in detecting genital tuberculosis, which is linked to infertility in humans, was extremely important, an expert said here on Thursday. more

Strengthen women-oriented health policies, doctors urge

Strengthen women-oriented health policies, doctors urge

Agra: A group of gynaecologists and obstetricians from across India and a dozen foreign countries has called for a major thrust to women-oriented health policies. more

Agra to host five-day conference of obstetricians and gynaecologists

Agra to host five-day conference of obstetricians and gynaecologists

Agra: A five-day conference of obstetricians and gynaecologists will be held here from January 13. more

Conference on clinical research from January 8

Conference on clinical research from January 8

Mumbai: Indian Society for Clinical Research (ISCR) will hold its ninth annual conference in January to focus on a regulatory, ethical and operational framework for conducting clinical trials in India. more

AIIMS to host global conference on infection control, waste management

AIIMS to host global conference on infection control, waste management

New Delhi: The All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in collaboration with the Indian Society of Hospital Waste Management will organise a two-day conference here aiming to improve bio-medical waste management and infection control in hospitals. more

Experts to focus on innovations in haematology

Experts to focus on innovations in haematology

Bengaluru: Experts, including specialists and doctors, will brainstorm on innovations, research and new findings in haematology, haemato-oncology, laboratory medicine and blood banking at the 56th annual conference of Indian Society of Haematology and Blood Transfusion, beginning here on Friday. more