THURSDAY, 08 MAY – Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) in collaboration with the Women and Children Hospital Sabah will host the inaugural 1st Borneo Paediatrics and Paediatric Surgery Conference starting tomorrow (Friday).
More than 400 participants are expected to participate in the conference which will be held at the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences UMS.
The two-day conference will also discuss topics on issues of child protection, paediatric cardiology, and advances in the management of paediatric surgery.
In addition, the 1st Borneo Paediatrics and Paediatric Surgery Conference will also present some research papers from among the participants.
According to Head of the Organising Committee, Dr. Shunmugam Rajah, the conference will also incorporate members and health professional organisations from within and outside the country including the Association of Paediatric Surgeons of Australia and New Zealand.
“The organisation is also a continuation of the celebration of UMS 20 year establishment this year,” he added.
More information about the conference can be obtained by contacting Dr. Zaim Hazim at 016-2118811 or Nurul Izza Md Nordin at 013-8500362. – ZMD (fl)
Source: Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, UMS
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