A workshop on Paediatric Cardiology “State Pedicon 2016”  was held on 25th November 2016 at the EMC conference hall, organized in connection with the annual meeting of the Indian Academy of  Paediatrics, Kerala chapter.

The workshop was inaugurated by Dr. Sulfikar Ahmed, head of paediatric cardiology, Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, who spoke on the effects of rising lifestyle diseases in children.

Papers were also presented by Dr. T.V.Ravi, Dr.Edwin Francis, Dr.Deepa S. Kumar and Dr.B.Vijayakumar on the occasion.

Given below are some press clippings of the event.

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