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Medical conference to take place in Warwick Le Lagon this week

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This week Thursday and Friday at the Warwick Le Lagon the medical conference run by the Gold Coast Medical Association in collaboration with Vanuatu Medical Dental Association will take place. The theme of the conference is “charting the way forward”

The conference kicks off with an opening cocktail on Thursday the 21st of September. The very next day will boast the actual scientific conference, a full day event with 22 talks run as 2 separate parallel sessions.

“It is with immense pleasure I welcome you all to this exciting conference which is aimed to share knowledge and experience among colleagues from the GCMA and the VMDA. Our geographical closeness is just one of our common threads and interests and conferences like this one are truly meant to inspire and rejuvenate each one of us and strengthen our mutual associations,” said Dr. Sonu Haikerwal, the President of the Gold Coast Medical Association.

“The Conference has been designed to provide innovative and comprehensive overview in “Shaping the future of the health of Vanuatu”. Many distinguished speakers will take part in this Conference and will give prodigious talks on topics of Chronic Diseases, Child and Maternal Health, Emergency Medicine, Eyes, Orthopaedics, Nurses Program, Forensics,Research and Education,” noted Dr. Nelson Tanghwa, the President of the Vanuatu Medical Dental Association.