Mid-Term CME of NABI, Vadodara, 11TH OCT 2009

A one day Mid Term CME on "A to Z in Burns" was organized at Prakruti Resorts in Vadodara, Gujarat, on 11th Oct 2009 by Gujarat Plastic Surgeon's Association in collaboration with Baroda Association of Plastic Surgeons and Baroda Surgeons Association under the banner of National Academy of Burns-India. Dr.Umesh Shah was the organizing Chairman.

Total 26 talks were given by 20 eminent faculty of India. It started with Anatomy and ended with Rehabilitation. Delegates enriched and enjoyed the burns update as they gave in their feedback that they learned and came to know so many basics, fundamentals as well as the newer aspects of burns treatment. There was very good interaction of the delegates with the faculty. The Chairman reported that the delegates gave highest marks for the style, content and depth of talk to Dr.Mathangi Ramkrishnan, Dr.P.K.Bilwani, Dr.Sunil Keswani and Dr.Prabhat Shrivastava the most; however, the others were also not much behind.

Total 150 + delegates participated from the state. Most of them were practicing Plastic and General Surgeons and 22 were resident doctors from Medical Colleges of Gujarat. The main event sponsor was Smith & Nephew, along with Glaxo, Novartis and Eucare to name a few. The Venue 'Prakruti Resort' turned out excellent in all the ways from stay for faculty, food and atmosphere.

Dr.Umesh Shah expressed thanks to all specially mentioning the names of Dr.V.Jayaraman, President Elect-NABI for 2010 and Dr.Prabhat Shrivastav, Secretary-NABI for their valuable support and spending qualitative time with us from there busy schedules.