Pakistan International Biennial Conference on “Ramadan and Health”-10th & 11th October 2015.

Document Type: Letter to the Editor

Author

Baqai Institute of Diabetology & Endocrinology and Sir Syed Institute of Diabetes and Endocrinology, Jinnah Sindh Medical University, Pakistan

Abstract

Pakistan International Biennial Conference on Ramadan and Health was jointly organized by Jinnah Sindh Medical University (JSMU), Baqai Institute of Diabetology and Endocrinology (BIDE), and Sir Syed Institute of Diabetes and Endocrinology (SSIDE) and was held from 9th to 11th October 2015 (Corresponding 24th to 26th Dhul Hijjah 1436 H)  at Sindh Medical College campus, JSMU. Speakers from Malaysia, Iran and United Arab Emirates along with Pakistani scientists had presented their research works regarding the effect of Ramadan fasting on different diseases. Prof Dr. Syed Muhammad Tariq Rafi, Vice Chancellor of JSMU was the Parton-in-Chief along with Prof Dr. Nazeer Khan from JSMU as the chairperson and Prof. Muhammad Yakoob Ahmedani from (BIDE) & Prof Muhammad Zaman Shaikh from (SSIDE) as co-chairpersons of the conference. 

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