Father Muller Medical College hosts Prof. J. N. Shetty Memorial Oration and clinical meet of Karavali Dermatology Society.
The Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprosy of Father Muller Medical College in association with IADVL KARAVALI organized the "Prof. J. N. Shetty Memorial Oration and Karavali Dermatology Society Clinical Meeting" on 23 September at Decennial Memorial Hall, FMMC.
A total of 100 delegates participated in this scientific event.
Dr P Narasimha Rao, President-elect of IADVL National, Dr Jayaprakash Alva, Dean, Father Muller Medical College, Dr Smitha Prabhu, President, IADVL Karavali were also present on the dais.
The academic session started off with Prof. J. N. Shetty Memorial Oration by Prof. P Narasimha Rao. The Oration topic was “Research in Leprosy-Challenges and Opportunities’. Dr Shruthakirthi D Shenoi, Professor, KMC Manipal and Dr Pramod Kumar, Professor, KMC Mangalore, chaired the session.
The second talk of the day was delivered by Prof Ganesh S Pai, Medical Director, Dermacare, Mangalore on ‘Picosecond QSW laser– Recent advances in clinical application’ which was chaired by Dr Vishal Amin, Professor, Yenepoya Medical College.
This was followed by a third scientific session by Dr Jaidev, M. D., Asst Professor, Department of Paediatrics FMMC on “Recognition and management of anaphylaxis in children”. Dr Pawan Hegde Professor and HoD, Department of Paediatrics, FMMC and Dr Girish B S, Professor and HoD, Department of Dermatology, KSHEMA chaired the session.
The scientific session also included interesting clinical case presentations by Dermatology residents of FMMC. This session was chaired by Dr Smitha Prabhu, Professor, KMC Manipal and Dr Vinma Shetty, Associate Professor of Dermatology, A.J. Hospital, Mangalore.