Ludhiana (21th January 2019): The State level CME on PANCREAS UPDATES organized by Punjab Chapter of Indian Society of Gastroenterologist (ISG) at Ludhiana. The Key note speakers of the conference were Dr Ajay Kumar, Elect President of ISG and Executive Director, Department of Gastroenterology, Fortis Escort Hospitals, New Delhi, Dr. Ajit Sood President of Punjab Chaptor and R.S.Chhina Dean Acadmic of DMC, Dr. Surinder Rana and Dr. Adarsh Chaudhary. The eminent Gastroenterologists from different parts of Punjab and leading Physicians and Surgeons of Ludhiana and nearby areas attended this academic activity. More than 150 delegates participated in this event. Dr. Balwinder Singh from Jallandhar, Dr. Sunil Arya from Partiala, Dr. Harmeet Saluja from Deep Hospital and Dr.Rajesh Bansal from Bathinda were the chairperson of the session.
Speaking on this occasion, Dr Ajay discussed about the medical management in acute pancreatitis. Dr. R.S.Chhina enlightened on Presidential Changeover ceremony. Dr. Surinder discussed about Endoscopic Management in acute Pancreatitis and Dr. Adarsh Chaudhary told about Surgical Management in acute Pancreatitis.
Dr Nirmaljeet Singh Malhi, Head, Department of Gastroenterology, SPS Hospitals Ludhiana and the General Secretary of Society emphasised the need for early diagnosis, good compliance and lifelong commitment to therapy as the key aspects in controlling this disease. He also proposed vote of thanks to all the attending delegates. Vanshika and Harshita presentes Saraswati Vandna.