A two day seminar on “New Ideas and Technologies in Laboratory Medicine” is being conducted from 08 to 09 Sep 2018 at Command Hospital, Northern Command. The objective of the seminar is to assess the advances made in laboratory medicine in terms of technologies and their effect on patient care.

The event was inaugurated by Lt Gen Ranbir Singh, General Officer Commanding in Chief, Northern Command at Udhampur. The keynote address was delivered by Air Marshal Pawan Kapoor (Retd), an eminent hospital administrator of national & international repute. Over hundred delegates including participants from Air Force and Navy are attending the seminar.

This seminar will guide the young generation of health care givers with updated knowledge in laboratory medicine. A variety of topics ranging from Histopathology, Hematology, Microbiology, Biochemistry & Transfusion medicine are being covered including an entire session on blood transfusion services in combat, critical care and technology to detect agents of bioterrorism during the seminar.