Dear Colleagues,


It is our pleasure and privilege to extend you a warm invitation to attend the “AIIMS-PULMOCRIT 2020": Update in Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India on the 7th & 8th March, 2020. This Update is being organized by the Department of Pulmonary, Critical Card & Sleep Medicine, AIIMS, New Delhi. This invitation is well in advance to ensure your participation in the conference and also to facilitate your planning ahead.


Over last few years, Pulmonary, Critical care and Sleep Medicine has been evolving at a rapid pace and newer diagnostic and therapeutic modalities have been proposed for various disorders. Also, continuous research is on to improve our understanding of mechanism of diseases in this field. In this scenario, it is extremely difficult, but nevertheless necessary to keep abreast with all the latest developments. Hence, we have planned this Update to bring to focus the recent advances in common clinical conditions. It shall be our endeavor to put together a rigorous and stimulating scientific program consisting of lectures, symposia, debates on ongoing controversies, as well as “How I do it” topics. The update would cover entire spectrum of conditions related to Respiratory, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine. Some of the important topics which would be included are - Obstructive and Interstitial lung diseases, Pulmonary Hypertension, Lung cancer, Pneumonia, Interventional Pulmonology, Sleep Disorders, Tuberculosis and others. There will also be many hot topics in the field of Critical Care such as ventilator associated pneumonia, neuromuscular weakness, difficult weaning etc.


In recent years, Sleep Medicine is growing at a rapid speed and newer insights into pathophysiologic and therapeutic advances has revolutionized the field. Newer devices for sleep study as well as newer therapy devices are coming to the market and made better understanding. Keeping this in mind, a two- day “AIIMS-CHEST Workshop on Sleep Medicine” is being organized on 5th-6th March, 2020 involving eminent International and National tutors. This will include extensive lecture based plus hands-on workshop for comprehensive skill acquisition in sleep medicine.


Once again, we extend a cordial welcome to all of you and assure you that we shall provide an enlightening scientific program for you to help your clinical practice.


With warm regards,


Randeep Guleria


  • 5th - 6th March, 2020 - AIIMS-CHEST Workshop in Sleep Medicine


  • 7th - 8th March, 2020 - Update in Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine

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