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The 33rd World Congress of Internal Medicine

Eugeniusz J. Kucharz

Data publikacji online: 2016/12/30
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The main scientific and educational event of the International Society of Internal Medicine (ISIM) is the biannual congress. The 33rd ISIM Congress i.e. the World Congress of Internal Medicine 2016 was organized by the ISIM and Perhimpunan Dokter Secialis Penyakit Dalam Indonesia (Indonesian Society of Internal Medicine) and took place in the modern Bali Nusa Dua Convention Center on the 22nd–25th of August, 2016.
The Opening Ceremony was attended by Dr. Nila Djuwita F. Moeloek, Ministry of Health of the Indonesian Republic. The participants from a number of countries were welcomed by Professor Idrus Alwi, president of the Indonesian Society of Internal Medicine and chairman of the Indonesian Society of Internal Medicine, chairman of the Congress Scientific Committee, Professor Aru Wisaksono Sudoyo, chairman of the Organizing Committee (and a president-elect of the ISIM) and Professor Yasuo Ikeda, president of the ISIM (2014–2016). The official opening of the Congress was performed by the ministry of health by triple striking the gong. All opening addresses indicated the position of internist in modern health service, especially visible in developing countries. The Opening Ceremony was finished with an artistic performance of four traditional Indonesian dances.
The first day of the meeting was devoted to workshops. They were focused on various topics, including fibroscan as a non-invasive method in assessing the liver, interventional pulmonology, electrolyte and acid-base disorders, holistic approach of diabetic foot ulcer, managing drug resistant tuberculosis and others. The only rheumatological workshop was led by Indonesian physicians (Nyoman Kertia, Bagus Putu Putra Suryana, Lanlyati Hamijoyo and Rudy Hidayat) and its topic was “Intra-articular injection”.
The scientific program of the Congress consisted of keynote lectures, seminars and sessions. Some of the keynote lecture reviewed general internal medicine problems, e.g. “Challenge to the aging society – the role of internal medicine (Yasuo Ikeda), “Managing patients with multimorbidity – the role of internists” (Hans Peter Köhler), “Health and global climate change” (Nitin Damle), “Leadership in the event of catastrophe” (Rolf A. Streuli), “Essentials in internal medicine” (Rudolfo Bado), “Implementation of quality standards in internal medicine” (L. Harry Van Hulsteijn).
Rheumatological topics were limited to a few sessions as well as...

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