Meeting of Asia-Pacific Association of Pediatric Urologists

Meeting of Asia-Pacific Association of Pediatric Urologists

Agency News

New Delhi, Dec 15: Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals is hosting three-day conference on 20th annual meeting of the Asia-Pacific Association of Pediatric Urologists (APAPU) which is being held in India for the first time.

The conference, organised by Apollo Institute of Pediatric Sciences, commenced here on Friday.

The conference witnessed a record participation of more than 320+ delegates from 20+ countries (US, UK, SAARC countries & Asia-Pacific nations), a statement said.

The event had detailed deliberations and presentations on new developments in the field of pediatric urology, where the delegates presented unique cases studies and medical papers to discuss new treatment techniques.

Over 100 cases with their long term follow-up were also examined by the specialists with the audience in a separate session.

The delegates got access to the latest robotic platform the Da Vinci Xi and laparoscopic simulator at the venue to have a free hands-on experience.

Dr Sujit Chowdhary, Consultant Pediatric Urologist, Director- Pediatric Sciences, Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals and Organising Chairman, APAPU said, '' We have made all the efforts to benefit new entrants as well as practicing Pediatric Urologists, Pediatric Surgeons, Urologists and Pediatricians. During the course of the conference intense educational exercises have been offered, covering both the practical and theoretical aspects of pediatric urology.'' (UNI)