23rd PIMA convention from April 5


Pakistan Islamic Medical Association (PIMA) will hold a two-day 23rd biennial international convention from April 5.

Preparations for the convention are underway. Organising committees have been established for this session and five pre-convention workshops, a PIMA spokesman said. He said over 3,000 delegates, across from the country were expected to attend this convention. It will be open to all medical, dental and allied professionals for participation.

Leading medical professionals from abroad will also participate in the convention.

“PIMA holds its central convention every two years in different cities where large number of doctors from all over the country meets,” he said.

The spokesman said that the pre-convention workshops are planed on professionalism, contemporary medical issues, quality assurance and accreditation in health care system.

“Special programmes are also planned for female doctors, medical students and sessions on career planning. A social evening and a scientific exhibition are also part of this event,” he informed.