The Association of Pediatricians of City Beautiful, Chandigarh is organizing the North Zone PEDICON 2021 at JW Marriott between 24th to 26th Sept 2021

North Zone PEDICON 2021

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The Association of Pediatricians of City Beautiful, Chandigarh is organizing the North Zone PEDICON 2021 under the aegis of The Indian Academy of Pediatrics

The Association of Pediatricians of City Beautiful, Chandigarh, is organizing 3 days academic fest North Zone PEDICON 2021 at Hotel JW Marriott scheduled from 24th – 26th September 2021. The theme of the conference is “Unlock Pediatrics”.  

This is the premier event for Pediatricians from 8 states including Delhi, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, J&K, Punjab, Rajasthan, Uttarakhand and Chandigarh. We expect around 200 to 500 delegates physically and 800 – 1200 delegates virtually for the event from across the country. Eminent faculty from across the country have confirmed their participation for the conference. The workshop and conference will provide an opportunity to interact with the delegates both physically and virtually.

The conference is an annual event organized under the auspices of the Indian Academy of Pediatrics. The Indian Academy of Pediatrics (IAP) was established in 1963, at Mumbai with a little more than 150 Pediatricians as its members. The Indian Academy of Pediatrics is committed to the improvement of the health and well-being of all children. For this purpose, the Academy dedicates its efforts and resources. At present, there are over 32,000 members across the country. It is well structured in 5 Zones having 30 State Branches. Which are again distributed in 329 District / City branches. The Academy has promoted different specialties in the field of Pediatrics through its 20 Subspecialty Chapters and 8 Subspecialty Groups.

The scientific highlights of the NZ PEDICON 2021 are as follows: –

• Vaccine hesitancy

• Metabolic syndrome

• Bone age assessment in office practice

• Medicolegal issues in Pediatrics

• Red colored urine

• Acute encephalitic syndrome 

• Under 5 wheezers

• Cough and cough syrups in office practice

• Parenting in COVID pandemic

• Sepsis update

• Salmonella: update in management of enteric fever

• Recurrent pneumonia

• Panel discussions on vaccinations

• Covid vaccines and future

• Opening of schools

• NRP update

We assure that the NORTH ZONE PEDICON 2021 shall deliver, a never-before-seen experience with its extraordinary & enriching academic feast and will set a benchmark for upcoming coming conferences. Unmissable Scientific Program with International & National Faculty and workshops designed to fulfil and quench every participant’s thirst for learning. Cultural programs and Digital Olympics will help provide some lighter touches to the Conference as well.

The academics promise to be cutting edge and the social program will be unique and full of surprises. We have made all efforts to make this event a memorable one. We look forward to welcoming you all to join North Zone PEDICON 2021 Chandigarh for a wonderful three days of learning & catching up with old friends. Let us ‘UNLOCK Pediatrics’ and enjoy, physically & virtually.