On behalf of KEMCAANA, it gives me great pleasure to welcome you all to Lahore for KEMCAANA’s Annual Winter Meeting 2017. As President of KEMCAANA., I would like to thank all the members of KEMCAANA Winter Meeting Host committee who have worked very hard under great leadership of Dr. Ayesha Najeeb to make this retreat a memorable experience for all of us.
I will especially like to acknowledge and thank the VC KEMU and Chairman Organizing Committee, Professor Dr. Irshad Hussain Qureshi for their hospitality and hard work in organizing this event.I am thankful to the leadership of KEMCA UK for partnering in our scientific program. Drs. M. Aslam, Iftikhar Hussain and Ayesha Shaukat have organized an excellent CME program. KEMCAANA, KEMCA UK and KEMU physiciansare presenting research abstracts, lectures and hands on workshops with distinguished faculty from Pakistan, UK and USA. I want to thank all the speakers who are participating.
KEMCAANA takes pride in several successful projects that it undertakes to fulfill our mission of reaching out, giving back and changing lives. KEMCAANA goals and objectives, listed on our website www.kemcaana.org , are the advancement of medical science, elevation of standard medical education, and extension of medical knowledge in Pakistan, particularly at the King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan.
I am very thankful to all KEMCAANA members for their continuous support and participation.
G. Naheed Usmani, MD
President KEMCAANA 2017