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Emergency Medicine is still an evolving specialty in our country. There are tremendous prospects for those who train and emerge as Consultants / Specialists, here and abroad. In this context, Ziauddin University and Hospital’s 2nd Annual Symposium on Emergency Medicine: “An Emerging Specialty in Pakistan” will be held on Saturday, 19th January, 2019from 9:00am to 5:00pm at the Abul Hassan Jafarey Auditorium, Ziauddin University Clifton Campus,Karachi, Pakistan.

This Symposium is being organized to provide updated information to those related to the field of Emergency Medicine. It also aims to facilitate research forscholars,EMSpecialists,medical residents and family physiciansand to enable them to interact and share their experience and knowledge. Distinguished speakers of national and international repute are participating.

Our 1st Symposium on Emergency Medicine was a mega event,conducted in January 2018 and attended by over 400 participants. A large number of experts and distinguished health care professionals shared their expertise in the field of trauma and related emergencies.

This 2nd. Annual Symposium on Emergency Medicine would be multidisciplinary covering updates on a spectrum of EM topics. We are determined to elevate our current standard to keep up with global advances and newer trends in Emergency Medicine.

We, at Ziauddin University and Hospitals, have an ongoing four-year MD program in Emergency Medicinefor the last over 8 years in collaboration with other reputed institutions of our city. We have already produced several EM Physicians and others are in their training process. The prospects for them are enormous and their contribution to the health-care system of our society cannot be over emphasized.

We welcome you to this symposium and plan to make it a great success.