The 36th Annual Conference of West Bengal Orthopaedic Association was held in Rabindra Sadan, Berhampore, Murshidabad
Organized by: Berhampore Orthopaedic Society
Organising Chairman—Dr. Amiya Kumar Bera,
Organising Secretary—Dr. Amarendra Nath Roy
Organizing Treasurer—Dr. H.K. Mondal
on 9th to 11th February,2018 with 193 delegates and presence of a large number of national faculties.
The conference was inaugurated by renowned scientist Dr. Bikash Sinha and Prof. Manju Bandyopadhyay, Principal Murshidabad Medical College.
Two books written by Prof. Chinmoy De and Prof. Sandip Ghosh and the CME book were released during inaugural function. There was a cultural program performed by the residents of Silayon orphanage .
At scientific Session there were 7 live surgeries at workshop session and it was attended by 38 delegates and faculties like Prof. Ramesh Sen from PGI, Chandigarh, also there were Sessions on Siliguri Best Paper,Free Paper, WBOA Best Paper, Tumor and Infection, Basic Science and Research, Session on Medico Legal And Poster Session
This year the topic of CME was CURRENT CONCEPTS OF COMMON ORTHOPAEDIC DISORDERS. The CME was dedicated in memory of Prof. A.K. Das, Past President IOA, The Programme was started at 12 noon and there was presentation of 27 speakers in CME, and it was credited by 4 CME Hours by West Bengal Medical Council.
On 10th of February 2018 morning the competitive session on Siliguri best paper award started at 8.00 am. Twelve papers were presented.
PROF. A.K.SAHA MEMORIAL ORATION was presented by Prof. Anil Dhal, his topic was LIMB RECONSTRUCTION - ART OR ASSEMBLY LINE.
Another prestigious “PROF. K.S. BOSE Memorial Oration“ was presented by Prof. M.M. Roy and the topic was Fluorosis in Bengal -Science Service and Society .
Dr. Sibaji Chaudhuri had presented his lecture as past president on “REWIND,PLAY AND FORWARD”
Four Exchange Fellows from UP and Odissa Chapter also presented paper in the conference.
On 11th February WBOACON 18 QUIZ contest was held and the winner was Dr. Manabendra Basu Mallick
On 9th February evening dinner was organized at Siraj Bag with cultural event, performed by Karthik Das Baul (Bolepur Bluez) and his team.
On 10th February 2018 president of WBOA Dr. Dilip Kumar Mazumder invited all the delegates for the Presidential Dinner at Green View Resort, Sargachi. There was a musical show and Dance performance by the artists of Z-Bangla and fireworks show.
Last but not the least team WBOACON-2018 highly acknowledge the commendable and rare act of hard labour rendered by the team comprised of 8 persons who saved 11 persons lives from drowning in the road traffic accident at Doulatabad, Murshidabad last month and the conference was concluded with thanks giving ceremony.
Looking forward to our next WBOACON 2019 at Howrah.
This is for your kind information that Registration for WBOACON 2018 is Compulsory to present your paper.
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For any queries feel free to contact:
Dr. Sanjay Kumar (Chairman-Scientific Committee) 9433041370
Dr. P. S. Sarkar (Convener- Scientific Committee) 9433306726