Peoples University of Medical and Health Sciences for Women, Nawabshah, has been given this privilege to host the PAKISTAN SOCIETY OF NEUROSURGEONS, 31st ANNUAL CONFERENCE, on November 23rd - 26th, 2018 at Latif Hall, PUMHSW, Nawabshah.
The purpose of this conference is to bring together neurosurgeons from all over Pakistan & living abroad, to encourage and improve neurosurgical facilities in peripheral and remote areas of the country and to enhance skills and to Introduce new techniques in hands on skills workshops.
The Programme consists of pre-conference workshops and scientific session followed by an excursion to historical place of "RANI KOT".
We have arranged four workshops:
1. Neuropathic Pain:
i. Gasserian Ganglion radio frequency ablation for trigeminal Neuralgia
ii. Lumbar Transforaminal block for unilateral lumber radiculopathy
iii. Lumbar Facet and Medial block for facet arthropathy
3. Neuro - Nurses Training (Care of Patient with neurology deficit and Neurosurgical intervention)
4. Lumbosacral Pedicle Screw Fixation:
Pre-Conference Workshops- 1 (Neuropathic Pain Management): This workshop helps in understanding skills of relieving neuropathic pain in conditions of Trigeminal Neuralgia and prolapsed intervertebral disc and facet joint pain under florouscopic guidance. Experts in pain medicine will be supervising this workshop.
Pre-Conference Workshops - 2 (Neurovascular): Part didactic, part hands on - that reviews the most common Vascular Abnormalities, including endovascular and open craniotomy vascular procedures. Aims and Objectives of this workshop are to review the fundamental concepts of current Neurovascular Field.
Pre-Conference Workshops - 3 (Neuro - Nurses Training): has been dedicated to train the para medical and nursing staff regarding "Care of Patient with neurology deficit and Neurosurgical intervention"
It involves practical hands on training of Pedicle Screw Placement under the guidance of Senior Neurosurgeons.
ABOUT NEUROCON 2018
We are highly honored for hosting the Pakistan Society of Neurosurgeon's, 31st Annual Conference at Peoples University of medical and health sciences for women-Nawabshah
it promotes Neurosurgical activity in peripheral and remote areas of the country. We have planned to take advantage of this conference to facilitate the neurosurgical research and expertise in women, so we have dedicated one session for women in Neurosurgery (WINS). A separate workshop has been designed for Neuro Nurses Training.
Department of Neuro Surgery-Peoples University of Medical & Health Sciences For Women- Nawabshah-Shaheed Benazirabad