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Feb 23 - 26, 2020 | USD $450 | Colombo, Western Province
ICBD 2020: 9th International Conference on Birth Defects and Disabilities in the Developing World is organized by Sri Lanka Medical Association (SLMA) and will be held from Feb 23 - 26, 2020 at Cinnamon Grand Colombo, Colombo, Western Province, Sri Lanka. Who should attend? Health care providers, policymakers, researchers, donors, parent-patient organizations, other NGOs and youth volunteers from across the world interested in strengthening reproductive, maternal, newborn and child and adolescent health, with a focus on the prevention of birth defects, preterm birth and associated disabilities. ICBD 2020 Topics: Professionals, policy makers, researchers and students working in the areas related to the theme and topics of this conference are invited to submit abstracts for consideration. The conference will be organized around the following topics, with the focus of each being on the presentation of successful best practices/models of prevention and care of birth defects and premature birth around the world: • Life course approaches for prevention of birth defects, stillbirth and preterm birth by addressing lifestyle, infections, nutrition and contraception • Counting birth defects: Surveillance, newborn screening, pathological evaluations and ensuring data quality • Programs and services for improving the health of women and girls before, during and after pregnancy • Diagnostic strategies, including genetic testing for birth defects, across the life cycle • Treatment options and care arrangements for individuals with birth defects and disabilities • Ensuring continuation of services from pediatric to adult care for individuals with birth defects • Reorienting healthcare system to integrate prevention and care of birth defects • Use of information and communication technology, media and social networking for improving birth outcomes • The role of civil society, parent/patient organizations for birth defects prevention, advocacy and services • Education of healthcare workers for improving the quality of maternal and newborn health services • Networking and partnerships for birth defects related research, prevention and care • National policies and programs for the birth defects prevention and care • Strategies to reduce mortality and improve physical and developmental outcomes of children with birth defects • Eliminating stigma and discrimination against persons with birth defects and disabilities • Policy and practice implications of recent scientific and epidemiologic research related to birth defects and preterm birth • Food fortification policies and programs for prevention of birth defects • Addressing maternal and newborn health in humanitarian settings for improving birth outcomes • Reducing exposure to harmful and teratogenic substances, including alcohol, drugs and medications for improving birth outcomes
Jun 11 - 13, 2020 | USD $550 | Colombo, Western Province
28th Federation of Asian and Oceanian Biochemist & Molecular Biologist (FAOBMB) & 2nd College of Biochemists of Sri Lanka (CBSL) Conference: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology for the Future is organized by Paragon Group and will be held from Jun 11 - 13, 2020 at Hilton Colombo, Colombo, Western Province, Sri Lanka. Description: This conference will bring together eminent biochemists and molecular biologists from the FAOBMB region as well as from outside the region. Under the general theme of ‘Biochemistry and Molecular Biology for the Future’ the conference will focus on several key areas in biochemistry and molecular biology, which are expected to influence the direction of research in the coming years. The conference is planned around plenary lectures, symposia and posters. Those submitting abstracts for the conference may present their research in the form of orals or posters. The Young Scientists’ Programme will be held on the 10th of June. This conference will bring together the Biochemists and Molecular Biologists as well as researchers of related disciplines from Asia and Oceania to a single platform where knowledge would be exchanged on how best the potential scientific research needs of the region could be addressed. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Aug 13 - 15, 2020 | USD $500 | Colombo, Western Province
2nd International Conference on Tropical Dermatology (ICTD) 2020 is organized by Sri Lanka College of Dermatologists (SLCD) and will be held from Aug 13 - 15, 2020 at Hotel Galadari, Colombo, Western Province, Sri Lanka. Topics • Leprosy • Leishmaniasis • Cutaneous Tuberculosis • Fungal Infections • Bacterial Infections • Viral & Parasitic Diseases • HIV & Skin of Colour • Pigmentary Disorders in the Tropics • Phytodermatitis • Dermatopathology of Tropical Dermatoses • Climate Change & Tropical Dermatoses • Cultural Practices & Dermatology • Photodermatoses in the Tropics • Problems Specific to Skin of Colour Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Nov 01 - 02, 2020 | Colombo, Western Province
AOCMF Course - Principles in Orthognathic Surgery is organized by AOCMF and Will be held from Nov 01 - 02, 2020 at Colombo, Western Province, Sri Lanka. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.