18th IBCAST MS, scheduled from the 12th to 16th January 2021, would include activity for following departments namely

  1. Research papers regarding covid 19 pandemic
  2. Workshops on
    • EMG & NCS
    • Plasma exchange and apharesis
    • Diabetic foot management
  3. Hands on training
    • BLS and ACLS
    • Nerve blocks and pain management
    • Intra articular injections
  4. Lecture on recent advancements in
    • High risk pregnancy
    • Inherited metabolic disorders in paediatrics

Research papers regarding COVID- 19 pandemic

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) caused by Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) has transformed the lives of existing mankind. New norms of lifestyle have emerged across the globe. This disease has taught us many lessons of human interaction. Medical journals and mass media is full of research articles, treatment controversies and myths. This will include research papers and personal experiences of various physicians of many specialities during pandemic.


It will include the evaluation, techniques and long term management plans for various procedures like EMG & NCS for neurological disorders, Plasma exchange and apharesis for GBS and Diabetic foot management.

Hands on training

Trauma is the most common cause of death worldwide. Trauma response protocols are ever changing, as are the ways and mechanics of trauma causation. This session will cover hands on training for management of trauma, catastrophic situations and various modes of pain management.

Lecture on recent advancements

Early diagnosis and management of newborns and infants with inherited metabolic disorders is essential for the affected children’s outcome.This symposium shall make use of an experienced team of pediatricians and gynaecologist, who are substantially experienced and have an excellent understanding of metabolic disorders in childhood.

*Note: Papers presented in Medical Sciences track will not be published in IEEE Xplore Ditital Library

Dates to Remember 2022

Abstract Submission 31st Dec 2021
Abstract Acceptance 15th Feb 2022
Abstract Submission 15st April 2022
Paper Acceptance Notification 01st Jun 2022 onwards
Participation Application 01st Jun 2022 onwards
(Application Deadline)
15th Jun 2022
(Selected Participants)
25th Jun 2022
Registration Fee Payment
(All Categories)
10th Jul 2022
Confirmation of Participation
20th Jul 2022 onwards

IBCAST Activities