KARACHI – The 4th International conference of Pakistan Prosthodontics Association will be held on 11th– 12th December 2015 at Pearl Continental Hotel Karachi. The theme of the conference, “Think globally Act locally”, aims to inculcate the theory of bringing novel ideas within the local perspective of a diverse population.
The conference provides an opportunity to specialists as well as general dental practitioners to explore the challenges encountered in daily Prosthodontics practice. This conference will provide a platform to generate new and innovative ideas through presentations from renowned national and international speakers. It will also benefit the academicians by providing prospects of discussing collaborative research ideas and exchange of knowledge through informal engagements.
The scientific program is organized in a way that will make it beneficial for specialists and general dental practitioners. A free paper session for the aspiring trainees is also part of the conference to encourage their participation. An oral poster competition will be organized for undergraduate students. The delegates will also get the opportunity to participate in the pre and post conference workshops regarding prosthodontics, encompassing its multidisciplinary dimension.
The host city, Karachi, being the largest metropolitan city of Pakistan, is a centre of culturally rich heritage and picturesque beaches, located alongside Arabian Sea. The tourist attractions include the magnificent Jinnah Mausoleum, Mohatta Palace and Frere Hall. Furthermore, “Bagh e Ibn Qasim”, situated in Clifton is the largest park. Asia’s largest water fall reserve, Halijeh Lake, is also a few miles from Karachi. Karachi has many shopping malls which offer an amazing shopping experience.
As organizers of the event, we are pleased to extend a very warm welcome to all the conference delegates.