To improve the quality of care to arthritic patients through sharing of Knowledge,commitment and advocacy
Annual Conference of
Indian OrthopaedicRheumatology Association
The Department of OrthopaedicsNEIGRIHMS, Shillong
North Eastern Indira Gandhi RegionalInstitute of Health & Medical Sciences
Dear Colleagues and Friends,
On behalf of the Organizing Committee, weextend a warm welcome to you to attend
; the Annual Conference of
Indian Orthopaedic Rheumatology Association
to be held in the North-EasternRegion for the first time on
9th and 10th of April, 2011
. The Conference is being organized by the
Department of Orthopaedics,NEIGRIHMS
(North Eastern Indira GandhiRegional Institute of Health & Medical Sciences),Shillong with support from NEIGRIHMSadministration and many well-wishers within theregion and of the Country.
The Theme of the Conference
is to carry forward the Mission of the Association ¶toimprove the quality of care to arthritic patientsthrough sharing of knowledge, commitment andadvocacy·. With this theme we hope to congregatethe arthritis care givers of the region for better. The academic faculty comprises of renownedspeakers ensuring fruitful exchange of ideas,scientific opinions and experiences to update thepresent body of knowledge and wisdom for bettermanagement of arthritis and related disorders interms of evidence based practices, cost-effectiveness and safety for Indian patients.
Shillong, the Capital of Meghalaya
The Abode of the Clouds·) is
one of the best hill stations inIndia; located at an altitude of 4,908 ft (1,496 m)and set amidst a picturesque landscape of pinecovered hills, lush green meadows and captivating waterfalls; still retaining its charm even thoughShillong is transforming itself into a modern hillcity. So, friends! Come and join us for a richscientific session and experience the warmth of Meghalaya and the North-East.
rof. S. Lahkar Dr. Bhaskar B.Gohain