Hyderabad, October 26, 2023 – Rainbow Children’s Hospital, a renowned leader in Indian pediatric healthcare services, is set to host the prestigious ISPGHAN (Indian Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition) Conference in partnership with CAPGAN (Commonwealth Association of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition) and ISPGHAN (Indian Society of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition). This annual conference is scheduled to take place from 26th to 29th of October, 2023, at the Park Hyatt Hotel in Banjara Hills, Hyderabad.
Rainbow Children’s Hospital has established a comprehensive ecosystem of pediatric healthcare, featuring exceptional super specialty services and infrastructure in niche fields such as pediatric cardiology, neurosurgery, pulmonology, nephrology, urology, and gastroenterology to name a few. The company’s leadership in pediatric gastroenterology, driven by cutting-edge research and a steadfast commitment to high-quality medical care for children, is the reason it has been chosen to host the event.
This year’s ISPGHAN Conference promises to be an educational and enriching experience for all attendees, bringing together experts and enthusiasts in the fields of pediatric gastroenterology, hepatology, and nutrition. The event will serve as a platform for the exchange of knowledge, best practices, and the latest research findings in these crucial medical disciplines.
Key highlights of the conference include discussions on functional GI disorders, inflammatory bowel disease, NAFLD, hepatitis, portal hypertension, cholestatic disorders in children, and liver failure among others. The conference will also feature workshops on advanced endoscopy procedures, GI manometry, EUS (endoscopic ultrasound) and GI radiology.
This year’s event is particularly special as it marks the 10th Annual Conference of ISPGHAN – The Indian Society of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition. It also serves as the 18th Biennial Commonwealth Association of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition Conference.
The conference is being organized under the capable leadership of Dr Ramesh Kancharla as the Organizing Chairperson, Dr Prashant Bachina as the Organizing Secretary, and Dr Adarsh Kancharla as the Joint Organizing Secretary. Additionally, the esteemed Dr Neelam Mohan, President of CAPGAN and ISPGHAN, is playing a pivotal role in the success of this collaborative effort.
Speaking on this event, Dr Ramesh Kancharla, Chairman & Managing Director, Rainbow Children’s Medicare Limited (RCML) said, “In the last 5 years, the field of pediatric gastroenterology has progressed remarkably well in India. We can confidently say that we have caught up to the global frontrunners in pediatric gastroenterology in all crucial dimensions. With a rich program of discussions, lectures, and interactive sessions, ISPGHANCON 2023 promises to be a landmark event in the fields of pediatric gastroenterology, hepatology, and nutrition. We are honoured to host this prestigious event.”
“With ISPGHANCON 2023, we are providing an opportunity for all doctors in pediatric fields to update themselves with new research findings and crucial feedback on current methods in the fields of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition. Ultimately, this event will lead to enhanced patient care in these fields.” added Dr Prashant Bachina, Sr Consultant Pediatric Gastroenterologist at Rainbow Children’s Hospital.
Dr Adarsh Kancharla, Clinical Fellow, Dept. of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, added, “This year’s edition of ISPGHANCON features 17 International Faculty, over 145 speakers and 250 delegates from all over the world. Not only does this bring global perspectives and insights on pediatric gastroenterology to Indian practitioners, it is a great opportunity for India’s healthcare ecosystem to become a valuable node and contribute to the global healthcare network.”