Nizam Institute of Medical Sciences(NIMS) to host The Indian Myeloma Congress – 2020

Hyderabad: IMAGe (Indian Myeloma Academic Group) and NIMS Department of Medical Oncology will be hosting its – “The Indian Myeloma Congress – 2020” at Nizam Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad, from 10th January to 12th January 2020. Third annual conference after Delhi and Mumbai. The conference aims to create awareness on a disease of bone and bone marrow. During this conference, more than 250 delegates from India and the United States of America are going to share their experiences and discuss the recent advances in the management of Myeloma. International and National faculty are going to discuss the research and limitations of the Indian scenario, to create awareness and interact with Myeloma patients. Head of the department of Oncology NIMS Dr. Sadashivudu acting as chairperson for this conference. NIMS Director Dr. K Manohar will inaugurate the conference.

This conference will have debates and workshops with myeloma experts such as Dr. Vincent V. Rajkumar, Professor of medicine myeloma program, Mayo Clinic The USA, Dr Shaji Kumar (Profile), Dr Nikhil Munshi, Boston, Dr. Sundar Jagannath, New York and many doctors from USA and India will share their knowledge in this conference and they will interact with the patients.

Part of this conference IMAGe will organise a Myeloma awareness walk and will unveil the App for patients on Saturday morning with the patients and Doctors.

Workshops and debates will be on

• Diagnostic workup in NDMM.

• High-risk Myeloma.

• IMAGe activities.

• Myeloma Precursor states.

• Research in Myeloma

• Newer and personalised therapy in Myeloma

• The Debates in Myeloma