APPICON 2018 CME – Physiological and Pharmacological Perspectives on Life Style Disorders

A Pre-Conference CME will be conducted on November 27th 2018 at Manipal under the aegis of the 64th National conference of the Association of Physiologists and Pharmacologists of India at Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal.

The Theme of the CME is Physiological and Pharmacological Perspectives on Life Style Disorders.

Following is the tentative schedule and speaker list for the CME.

*Note: It is mandatory to register for the Conference to attend the CME. The schedule is subject to change pending confirmation by the speakers

08:30: Registration

Time Topic Speaker
0900 Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome Dr. Gopal K Marathe, Associate Professor, Department of Studies in Biochemistry, University of Mysore, Mysore, Karnataka
0945 Physiological Perspectives on Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Dr. Shashikiran U., Professor and Head, Department of Medicine, MMMC, MAHE, Manipal
1030 Neurological Functions (Webinar) *** Dr. Zoltan Sarnyai, Centre for Biodiscovery and Molecular Development of Therapeutics, James Cook University, Australia
1130 Developing Quality Multiple Choice Questions (Webinar) Dr. Bunmi S. Malau-Aduli, Associate Professor, College of Medicine and Dentistry, James Cook University, Australia
1230 Lunch Break
1400 Role of Lifestyle in Development of Hypertension and Cardiovascular disorders Dr. Padmakumar R, Professor, Department of Cardiology, Kasturba Hospital, KMC, MAHE, Manipal ***
1500 Yoga and Meditation in the Prevention of Life style disorders Dr. Sherley Telles, Research Director, Patanjali Research Foundation, Haridwar, India. ***

*** To Be Confirmed