Jacobabad, 23 December 2015: The 1st Biennial PIMA Pediatric Symposium by PIMA Jacobabad is going to be held on 15-16 January 2016 in JIMS Jacobabad. Dr Abdul Gaffar Billoo, Professor Emeritus and Symposium Chairman said in his message that program has been designed to highlight the modern scientific developments, social requirements of the nation, discussions, workshops and scientific sessions on the common topics in the pediatric and women health and others which a family physician faces day in and day out in his/her professional life. PMDC accredited scientific sessions on immunization, pediatric asthma, infectious diseases, pediatric heme/oncology, pediatric surgery, pediatric radiology and neonatology are also planned with additional thematic talk, keynoter address on purpose of life and scientific exhibition.
Jacobabad, 25 January 2016: PIMA Jacobabad arranged its first Biennial Pediatric Symposium on 15th and 16th January 2016 at Jacobabad Institute of Medical Sciences (JIMS), Chairman symposium was Prof Abdul Gaffar Billoo and Secretary symposium was Dr Abdul Majeed Memon. Speakers from different institutions delivered their presentations on different topics. PIMA Central president and secretary attended the symposium and they highlighted the work of PIMA in Pakistan and in all over the world. Symposium was attended by about 450 people’s among them 350 were doctors. It was first ever thickly attended symposium in the history of Jacobabad. Pre symposium workshop on Helping Babies Breathe (HBB) attended by about 40 Obstetricians of the region.