The Paediatric Update 2024 Session held on January 14th, 2024, at Galadari Hotel Colombo was a resounding success, providing a platform for exchanging new knowledge in paediatric healthcare. The event featured four plenary sessions and six symposiums, all of which were characterized by high academic standards and included fresh updates in the field of paediatrics.
The diverse audience included consultants, senior registrars, registrars, trainees, and medical officers specializing in paediatrics and other specialties. Approximately 200 participants attended the session.
The comprehensive program covered a wide range of topics, with a focus on neonatology, pulmonology, gastrointestinal tract (GIT) and nutrition, dermatology, infectious diseases, rheumatology, endocrine and metabolism, as well as neurology. Each area was explored in depth, providing attendees with the latest advancements and insights into paediatric healthcare. The participants were eligible for 5 CPD points as approved by the Ministry of Health