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08.30 - 09.00 Hrs Inauguration of CME  
  Aluminium Phosphide Poisoning in North India S.B. Siwach
09.30 - 10.00 Hrs KEY NOTE ADDRESS  
  The Medicine of the Future for India B.M. Hegde
10.00 - 10.30 Hrs DEAN'S ADDRESS  
  Professionalism and Communication Skill in Medical Practice K.K. Pareek
10.30 - 11.00 Hrs PRESIDENTIAL ADDRESS  
  Management of Hepatic Encephalopathy Rajesh Upadhyay
11.00 - 11.30 Hrs GUEST LECTURE  
  Monitoring of Glucose variablity - A new way forward Y.P. Munjal
11.30 - 12.00 Hrs GUEST LECTURE  
  Early Aggressive management of Diabetes Shashank R Joshi
12.00 - 12.30 Hrs HONOR LECTURE  
  "Pitfalls in the semiquantitative Echo/Doppler
evaluation of valvular regurgitation in clinical day to day practice"
Navin C. Nanda (USA)
12.30 - 13.00 Hrs HONOR LECTURE  
  Low Dose Methotrexate - A Widely Misunderstood drug A. N. Malaviya
13.00 - 13.30 Hrs HONOR LECTURE  
  Hypertension & Kidney M. K. Mani
13.30 - 14.00 Hrs LUNCH  
14.00 - 14.30 Hrs GUEST LECTURE  
  Common pitfalls in day to day management in DM Siddharth N Shah
14.30 - 15.00 Hrs GUEST LECTURE  
  Liver Transplant : A reality in INDIA S.K. Sarin
15.00 - 15.30 Hrs GUEST LECTURE  
  Management of STEMI in Resource Limited Setting Lekha Pathak
15.30 - 16.00 Hrs GUEST LECTURE  
  Current Concepts in Management of MI Ashok Seth
10.30 - 11.30 Hrs Art & Science of using Corticosteroids in Rheumatic Disease Rohini Handa
  Lupus Nephritis Uma Kumar
  "Challenges to physicians in health care delivery" Tejas Patel (USA)
11.30 - 12.30 Hrs Critical Care : Optimizing Outcome, Minimizing Mishaps P.C. Monoria
  Hypertensive Disorders in Pregnancy : Newer Mechanisms C. Venkata S Ram
  "Cardiovascular diseases in South Asians :
Risk factors, Genetics and environment "
Dharambir K Sanghera (USA)
12.30 - 1.30 Hrs Panel Dissussion :
Making of a Diagnosis in Rheumatology: Intuition,
Investigations or Pattern Recognition?
  Moderator : Rohini Handa Panelists : U.R.K. Rao, Milind Y Nadkar
1.30 - 2.00 Hrs LUNCH  
2.00 - 3.00 Hrs Can we change the natural history of Type-2 DM V. Mohan
  Role of Dual PPAR agonist in optimizing the management of
Insulin resistance and diabetic dyslipidemia
Jayant K Panda
  Bionic Pancreas System in Diabetes Management Rajeev Chawla
3.00 - 4.00 Hrs Therapeutic Gastrointestinal Endoscopy – What Physicians should know D Nageshwar Reddy
  Medical Management of Gall Stones Rakesh Tandon
  "Management of acute pancreatitis" Prabhleen Kaur Chahal (USA)
10.30 - 11.30 Hrs DPP-4 inhibitors Ajay Kumar
  Recent Advances in Management of painful Diabetic Neuropathy Vijay Viswanathan
  Ethnic and racial variability of Diabetes Prevalance in India Siddharth Das
11.30 - 12.30 Hrs Recent advances in management of Acute ischemic Stroke (AIS) Padma Srivastava
  Statins newer guidelines – Are they relevant to Indian population J.P.S. Sawhney
  Atrial Fibrillation - Current treatment options S.B. Gupta
12.30 - 1.30 Hrs Panel Dissussion :
AMI : Current concepts and future directions
  Moderator : P.C. Manoria Panelists : Ashok Seth,
Satyavan Sharma, Tiny Nair,
Amit Vora, Vijay Dikshit
1.30 - 2.00 Hrs LUNCH  
2.00 - 3.00 Hrs Profile of chronic kidney disease of unknown etiology in India O.P. Kalra
  Recurrent Urinary Tract Infections in the Elderly Y.S. N. Raju
  Science of Happiness and Spiritualism Ashok Pangariya
3.00 - 4.00 Hrs Pearls and myths about RA treatment Sukumar Mukherjee
  War Against antibiotic resistance - What we can do ? R.K. Mani
  Vasculitis Versus Pseudovasculitis --> A challenge to clinicians Arup Kumar Kundu
10.30 - 11.30 Hrs Interpretation of CBC & Thrombocytopenia with Special reference to ITP Swati Pai
  Anaemia - Approach R. Manchanda
  Combination Anti-Retroviral Therapy (CART) : Rationale and Recommendation B.B. Rewari
11.30 - 12.30 Hrs Diabetes Mellitus & Tuberculosis Double - Trouble Alladi Mohan
  Irritable Bowel Syndrome R.R. Rai
  NASH for Clinicians D.N. Amarapurkar
12.30 - 1.30 Hrs Approach to a patient of JAUNDICE  
  Moderator : Rakesh Tandan Panelists : S.K. Sarin,
R.R. Rai, D.N. Amarapurkar
1.30 - 2.00 Hrs LUNCH  
2.00 - 3.00 Hrs An Approach to Solitary Pulmonary Nodule Madhuchanda Kar
  ILD - Recent trends in its management P.S. Shanker
  Invasive Fungal Infections Pritam Gupta
3.00 - 4.00 Hrs Subclinical Thyroid Dysfunction : To treat or not to treat D.C. Sharma
  Management of Thyrotoxicosis A.K. Gupta
  Vitamin D : Current Treatment Guidelines S.K. Sharma
10.30 - 11.30 Hrs Newer guidelines for Sepsis Management Narendra Rungta
  Do’s & Don’ts in Hyponatremia Sanjay Pandya
  Ventilator Associated Pneumonia A.M. Bhagwati
11.30 - 12.30 Hrs Typhoid Fever : Overview with Recent Advances Surendra Daga
  Dengue Fever Shibendu Ghosh
  Rickettsial Fever in India Shantanu K. Kar
12.30 - 1.30 Hrs Panel Dissussion :
Patient centric approach - Individualising Patient care in Diabetes
  Moderator : Banshi Saboo Panelists : A. K. Das, Sarita Bajaj,
V.S. Madhu, S.R. Arvind
1.30 - 2.00 Hrs LUNCH  
2.00 - 3.00 Hrs Recent trends in management of Bronchial Asthma Mohd. Sabir
  Immunization in elderly Jyotirmoy Pal
  Clinical Presentation of Swine Flue : An overview Sanjiv Maheshwari
3.00 - 4.00 Hrs Single Seizure :- How to approach ? M. K. Roy
  Approach to Patient of Coma Vengamma Bhumia
  Stroke Mimic P.K. Maheshwari
10.30 - 11.30 Hrs Approach to infections in the Transplanted Host Rupali Priscilla
  Advances in management of Snake bite V. Palaniappen
  PCOS with physicians Meenal Mohit
11.30 - 12.30 Hrs Genetics in chronic medical disorders Suman Kapur
  Chronic Myloid Leukemia (CML) : An overview Hemant Malhotra
  Effective utilization of smart phones & computer Technology in Clinical Practice S. V. Kulkarni
12.30 - 1.30 Hrs

Panel Dissussion :

How to Approach a case of Pyrexia of Unknown Origin (P.U.O.)

  Moderator : Srirang Abkari Panelists : M.V.S. Subbalaxmi,
Krishna Prasad, Murlidhar Varma
1.30 - 2.00 Hrs LUNCH  
2.00 - 3.00 Hrs Biologicals in Rhumatoid Arthritis (RA) Liyakat Ali Gauri
  Asymptomatic Hyper Uraecemia : Not So Benign Renu Saigal
  Evidence based medical management of Osteoarthritis R. N. Sarkar
3.00 - 4.00 Hrs Emerging role of persistant organic pollutants in Diabetes N.K. Singh
  Dieuretis in Hypertension Kunal Kothari
  Uncommon presentations of Malaria, Amoebeasis & Typhoid Vijay Rampal
2.00 - 4.00 Hrs Echocardiography  
  Moderator : P. C. Manoria, Navin C. Nanda Faculty : I.B. Vijayalakshmi,
Sameer Shrivastava, Sanjay Mittal
2.00 - 4.00 Hrs Mechanical Ventilation  
  Moderator : Rajesh Mishra Faculty : Sriniwas Samvedam,
2.00 - 4.00 Hrs Acid Base Disorder  
  Moderator : Sanjay Pandya Faculty : Sishir Gang, Agam Vora
2.00 - 4.00 Hrs Haematology  
  Moderator : Sudhir Mehta Faculty : R. Manchanda, Swati Pai
2.00 - 4.00 Hrs Rheumatology  
  Moderator : Uma Kumar  
2.00 - 4.00 Hrs Auto Antiboties in Rheumatology Pratice  
  Moderator : Rohini Handa Faculty : Rajeshwari, Liza Rajashekhar
2.00 - 4.00 Hrs Diabetic Foot  
  Moderator : Vijay Viswanathan Faculty : Sharad Pendsay,
Banshi Saboo