Overview of Endocrinology 2018 Conference

After two intensive days (April 27 and 28, 2018) , the 11th Endocrinology – Diabetes – Metabolic Disorders Conference at Centrals and Highlands hosted by the Family General Hospital was officially closed and left a great impression for the reporters and representatives who participated in the event.

This conference is highly appreciated by Vietnam Association of Endocrinology and Diabetes. Thanks for the preparation and the participation in the presentation from the leading experts in the country such as Prof. Dr. Thai Hong Quang, Prof. Dr. Nguyen Hai Thuy, Prof. Dr. Tran Huu Dang, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Dao Thi Dua … etc.

In addition, the conference was also honored to welcome 4 foreign Professionals – Doctors from countries with developed medicine such as Canada, Korea, Singapore, … who participated in the presentation and shared achievements, experiences of researching, and the advance of treatment techniques.

The scientific journal generated from the conference with more than 900 pages is really an important “dictionary”, offering great help and great support in scientific research and clinical practice for doctors.

The Vice Chairman of the Vietnam Association of Endocrinology and Diabetes, co-chair of the conference organizer, Prof. Dr. Nguyen Hai Thuy said: The conference is a valuable opportunity for experts from many medical specialties, from the Central – Highlands in particular. National and foreign doctors in general can exchange professional knowledge, learn experience and give solutions to complex issues related to Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolic pathology.

MSc. Dr. Nguyen Van Vy Hau, Head of Internal Medicine – Family General Hospital, Deputy Head of the Organization Committee for this year’s Conference said: 150 medical topics and scientific research projects were reported and discussed by professors, associate professors, experts and doctors domestic and abroad at the conference. The overview of the reports and research this time provide professional value and rich content. Besides the common diseases such as diabetes, there are also topics with more specialized contents such as endocrinology and obstetrics, endocrinology and surgery, endocrinology and cardiovascular …

This year, in addition to focusing on medical knowledge and the advance of treatment techniques, the conference also emphasized the importance of establishing the relationships between hospitals. Also emphasized was the relationship between family doctors and other specialties. Therefore, in the reports, the selected topics focus on the closeness, practicality and working together between hospitals.

The 11th Endocrinology – Diabetes – Metabolic Disorders Conference at Centrals and Highlands has created good conditions for the team working on endocrinology and metabolism in provinces of the Centrals and Highlands to have the opportunity to present their works, encourage scientists, especially young scientists to be more enthusiastic in R & D. The diversity associated with updated contents of the special subjects have left a good impression on the participants. Certainly, valuable medical information of the conference will contribute positively to the work of serving and caring people’s health in the future.