Tropicon-2018 conference inaugurated by KGMU VC Prof Bhatt today at Scientific Convention Centre, Lucknow.

King George’s Medical University; Lucknow hosted Tropicano -2018, a two day national conference on Tropical Nerological disease, at Atal Bihari Vajpayee Scientific Convention Centre. It was a historical day for KGMU and it’s Nureology department to host a special conference, which will get excellent paper reading from experience of 25 eminent speakers and attended by 350 delegates from all over India. 

The 2 day conference will focus on neurological disorders diseases, Japanese Encephalitis, Dengie ,New systoticosychosis diseases, Dr.Shyamal K. Dass of Kolkotta ,Dr Vimal K.Paliwal from SGPGI and Dr.Vivek from SGPGI -Chandigarh,also read papers,on wide ranging topics related to neurological diseases, it’s causes, prevention and treatment Dr Neeraj Kumar of Neurogical deptt, KGMU welcomed the delegates. Dr.R K Garg said that tropical diseases like Japanese Encephalitis, Dengue have become a big challenge for under developed and developing countries. 

The VC of Era Medical Dr Abbas Ali Mehndi said that KGMU should come forward to controlling these neurological disease in UP and India .It is being popularised and made popular as a Tourism Medical Industry. Prof MLB Bhatt said that KGMU provides Speech therapy treatment, Physiotherapy, and Super Speciality Hospital. It’s research and development department has made historic development in these fields. He said that It was in 1973 that Department of Medicines was set up and it was in 1977,  it became an independent unit.
Dr. R K Garg said that academic pursuits must be encouraged, thru publications of articles, Research, Innovation, and Patent registration. 

Prof Dr.Devika Nath, called as Teacher of Teachers also graced the podium. So also Dr. Chander shekhar Meshram from Nagpur, Dr.Sancheti from Jodhpur, .
The conference is being sponsored by Indian Academy of Neurosurgery and KGMU Nureology Department. 

Afzal Ali Shah Maududi 
Editor.