Second National CME

Second National CME on Foundation Day of World NCD Federation

National CME: 7th March, 2017, PGIMER Chandigarh

World NCD Federation in collaboration with PGIMER, Chandigarh is organizing Second National CME: Cardiology Update to mark its second foundation day and celebrate the World NCD Day on 7th March, 2017.Brochure of Annual National CME_Upload
Theme of the CME: Cardiovascular Diseases: The major preventable killer

Objectives of the CME: The objectives of the CME are to:
  • Provide an opportunity for doctors working in public and private sector, National NCD Programs, faculty, and PG students in Medical Colleges for better management of CVDs.
  • Develop basic clinical skills required for management of CVDs.
  • Discuss the health system issues for universal coverage of CVDs under the National Health Mission for effective implementation of NCD programs.
Key focus of sessions: There will be three sessions on dcardiovascular diseases, coronary artery disease, hypertension and cardiac rehabilitation. and panel discussion on prevention and control of cardiovascular diseases.

Participants: Medical Officers in the NCD cell at state/district/sub-district level, private practitioners, faculty, resident doctors working in related departments of Community Medicine, Medicine, Cardiology, Pulmonary Medicine, Radiology, Neurology and Nursing Colleges.. Limited seats are available, on first come, first serve basis.

Venue: Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh-160012, India

For the registration in the CME, download REGISTRATION-FORM

Registration Fees:

Till 7st FebTill 28th FebOn the spot
WNF membersRs. 1500/-Rs. 2000/-Rs. 2500/-
Non-WNF membersRs. 2000/-Rs. 2500/-Rs. 3000/-
StudentsRs. 1000/-Rs. 1500/-Rs. 1800/-
The fees can be paid by cheque, draft or through RTGS. Bank details are given as follows:
  • Name of the Account- ‘World NCD Federation
  • Account No.- 34781536663
  • Name of the Bank-State Bank of India (SBI)
  • Branch name- Medical Institute Branch, PGIMER, Chandigarh
  • IFSC Code- SBIN0001524

Organizing Committee:
  • Patron- Director, PGIMER, Chandigarh
  • Organizing Chairman- Dr. JS Thakur, Professor, Dept. of Community Medicine, PGIMER
  • Organizing Secretary- Dr. Rajesh Vijayvergiya, Professor, Dept. of Cardiology, PGIMER
  • Dheeraj Khurana, Professor, Dept. of Neurology, PGIMER
  • Rakesh Kapoor, Professor, Dept. of Radiotherapy, PGIMER
  • Ashutosh Aggarwal, Professor, Dept. of Pulmonary Medicine, PGIMER

Scientific Committee
  • Chairman- Dr. Subhash Verma, Professor and Head, Dept. of Internal Medicine, PGIMER
  • Samir Malhotra, Professor, Dept. of Pharmacology, PGIMER
  • Sanjay Bhadada, Additional Professor, Dept. of Endocrinology, PGIMER