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 Indian Academy of Cytologists

Cytocon 2008 - The 38th Annual Conference of Indian Academy of Cytologists


Dates:     13 Nov -16 Nov 2008

 

Venue:    B.J. Medical College, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India

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Workshops - 13th November:    Rare opportunity of viewing Glass slides

Workshop I (Pre-Lunch): HSIL and ASCUS : Moderator – Dr Radhika Srinivasan, Chandigarh

 

Programme

 Speakers

Chair Persons

07.30 - 08.30

Registration

 

 

08.30 – 08.35

Introductory remarks

Dr. Radhika S

Dr Hansa Goswami

Dr Neelam Sood, Delhi

08.35 – 09.15

HPV associated changes

Dr.S.Bhambhani,

09.15 – 09.50

LSIL

Dr.Venkat K  Iyer

Dr Rajul Desai

Dr H J Trivedi

09.50 – 10.30

VIA and Colposcopy of LSIL HPV lesions and their management

Dr.Meeta Mankad

10.30 – 10.40

Tea

10.40 – 11.10

ASCUS

Dr. Radhika S

Dr MM Kamal

Dr. Cherry Shah

11.10 – 11.25

Biomarkers in cervical pre-cancer

Dr. N.Gupta

11.25 – 11.30

Concluding Remarks

Dr. Radhika S

11.30 – 1.30

Hands on glass slide viewing session

 

 

1.30  - 2.00

Lunch

 

 

Workshop II: Grey zone lesions of breast: Moderator – Dr Roshan F Chinoy, Mumbai

   

 Programme 

Speakers

Chair Persons

2.00 - 2.45

Introduction

Dr RF Chinoy

Dr Manoj Shah

Dr AV Shanti, Chennai

2.45 - 3.30

Approach To Cytologic Diagnosis Of Benign & Non-Neoplastic Breast Lesions

 

 

Meena Desai

 

Dr Dev Prasoon

Dr  Iqbal Desai

3.30 - 3.35

Thanks for Sponsor of Workshop Metropolis Sanket : Dr. Vipulbhai

 

Hands on glass slide viewing session

 

 

5.15 - 6.00 P.M

Discussion

Dr Laxmi Shah, Mumbai

Dr. Arvind Rajwanshi

Dr. R.N. Gonsai

CME on 14th November: Thyroid Cytology – Moderator – Dr Shyama Jain, New Delhi

Timing

Programme

Speakers

Chair Persons

08.00 - 09.00

Registration/ breakfast

09.00 – 09.30

Introduction

Dr Shyama Jain

Dr N Jayaram,

Dr Monisha Chiudhury

09.30 - 10.00

Goiters (nonneoplastic goiters)

Dr. Manjula Jain

10.00 - 10.30

Thyroiditis

Dr. N. Jayaram

Dr Ravi Mehrotra

Dr  Pravina Santwani

10.30 - 11.00

Tea Break

11.00 - 11.30

 

Follicular tumours and its variants

Col V S Nijhawan

 

Dr Radhika Srinivasan

Dr Khokhar N F

11.30 - 12.00

Papillary tumours and its variants

Dr. Dilip Das

12.00 – 12.30

Medullary tumours and its variants

Dr. Venkat Iyer

Dr Mukta R Pai

Dr N.J. Trivedi

12.30 - 1.00

Other rare tumours: primary & metastatic tumours         

Dr. R. Srinivasan

1.00 - 1.30

Diagnostic pitfalls with case examples

Dr. Shyama Jain  

Dr Pratibha

Dr Uma Handa

Lunch Break:  1.30- 2 PM

  Post Lunch Session   (2- 4 PM):  Interesting Case Presentation

 4  PM - Editorial Board meeting of Journal of Cytology

            Venue: Department of Pathology, BJ Medical College, Ahmedabad

 4.30 - 6 PM Executive meeting

            Venue: Department of Pathology, BJ Medical College, Ahmedabad

 7 PM Inauguration of Conference followed by Inaugural Dinner

           Venue: Auditorium, BJ Medical College, Ahmedabad

 

CONFERENCE

       15 Nov 2008

Timing

Programme

Speakers

Chair Persons

8.00 - 9.00

Registration/ breakfast

 

 

9.00 - 10.00

P.N.Wahi Academy oration

Dr. RGW Pinto

 

Dr A Mondal

Dr. Manoj Shah

10.00 - 11.00

IAC Oration: Home and abroad- A Tale of two cities

Dr. Minaxi Desai, Manchester, UK

Dr A Rajwanshi

Dr S Satyanarayana

11.00 - 11.15

Report of EQA

Dr S Radhika

 

11.15 - 11.30

Tea & Poster Session I (P 1-22) Poster Session I

11.30 - 11.55

Nalinibhai Thakkar award Papers

 

Dr Reena Bharadwaj

Dr US Dinesh

12.00 - 1.30

Proffered Papers

Session 1 (Oral Paper 1-10)

 

Dr Manjula Jain

Col VS Nijhawan

1.30 - 2.15

Lunch &  Poster Session II (P23-44)

Poster Session II

2.15 - 3.45

Proffered Papers  Session 1 ( Oral Paper 10-18)

 

Dr A Prayaga

Dr Niranjan Rout

3.45 - 4.30

Tea & Poster Session III (P45-67)

 

5.00 - 6.30

General Body meeting

 

 

7.00 PM onward

Banquet

Venue: Narayani Farm

 

 

 

        16 Nov 2008

7.30 - 8.30

Breakfast

 

Chair Persons

8.30 – 9.15

Ernest Fernandes Diagnostic Slide Seminar

Dr. S.Satyanarayana

Dr Subhash K Gupta

Dr N K Chaturvedi

9.20 -10.00

Guest lecture: Clinical Relevance of hrHPV Testing in Cervical Cancer Screening

Dr. Alain Verhest, President International Academy of Cytology

Dr RGW Pinto

Dr RN Gonsai

10.00 – 10.45

Tea

Symposium: Pulmonary Cytology :Moderator - Dr. Aruna K. Prayaga

10.45 - 10.50

Introduction

Dr Aruna K Prayaga

Dr Dilip K Das

Dr. Rajat Mukherjee

10.50 - 11.10

Respiratory Tract Cytology: An Overview & techniques

Dr. Anita S.Bhaduri,

Dr Ravi Mehrotra

Dr. Pravina Santwani

11.10 - 11.30

Pulmonary Infections  

Dr A. Rajwanshi

11.30 - 11.44 Common Epithelial Tumors Dr Sandeep Mathur
11.44 - 11.50 Salivary Gland Tumors Dr A Mondal

Dr Manjula Jain,

Dr. Hansa Goswami

 

11.50 - 12.00 Mesenchymal & Misc Tumors Dr Aruna A Prayaga
12.00 - 12.10 Pitfall in Pulmonary Cytology Dr Aruna A Prayaga

12.15 - 1.00

Valedictory Function

1.00 pm onward

Lunch

 

Organizing Secretary                                             Chair Person

Dr. Chetan Dharaiya                                              Dr. R.N. Gonsai

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Delegate Fees/ Registration fees

 

 

Conference

Conference  +

CME

Conference

+ Workshop

Conference  + CME + Workshop

Delegates IAC members

Upto 30th June

2000

2600

2600

3000

Upto 31st August

2500

3000

3000

3500

Upto 31st October

3000

3500

3500

4000

1st Nov. to Spot

4000

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-

-

Delegates non IAC member

Upto 30th June

2200

2700

2700

3200

Upto 31st August

2700

3200

3200

3700

Upto 31st October

3200

3700

3700

4200

1st Nov. to Spot

4200

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Associate delegates

 

Upto 30th June

1500

2000

2000

2500

Upto 31st August

2000

2500

2500

3000

Upto 31st October

2500

3000

3000

3500

1st Nov. to Spot

3000

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Overseas

delegates

Upto 30th June

US$200

US$250

US$250

US$ 300

Upto 31st August

US$400

US$450

US$450

US$500

Corporate

delegates

Upto 30th June

 

 

 

4000

1ST July to spot

 

 

 

5000

 

Only CME or only Workshop is not allowed,

Conference registration is a must with either. 

P.G.Students have to register as Non-members only

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REGISTRATION FORM  (please do photocopy if needed)

 

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By Cheque add Rs 100 more and registration will be confirmed after clearance.

Address for correspondence : , Department of pathology, B.J. Medical College, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India, Pin : 380 016.

 

For More Information Contact:

Dr. Chetan Dharaiya

Organising Secretary, CYTOCON-2007

Department of Pathology

BJ Medical College,

Ahmedabad, Gujarat - 380 016

 

Phone: +91 99099 11205, +91 94264 42214

E-mail:  dr_chetandharaiya@yahoo.com