A two-day seminar on " Nephrology and Transplantation" was held at SIUT which was jointly organized with the assistance of Westmead Hospital of Sydney. Similar exercise has been carried out at the Institute in the past also. Australian team led by Professor Jermy Chapman included Dr Mathew Sullivan, Dr John Swinnen, Dr Fredy Surianto and Donna Oomen. Dr Adib Rizvi Director SIUT welcomed the visiting team and lauded the contribution they make by enhancing the professional skils of SIUT doctors.
Topics which came for discussion included 'transplant and infectious diseases", transplant and pediatric nephrology, how to publish scientific paper in transplant journal, pulmonary infection in renal transplant recipient beside issues related to radiology and anesthesia. The team also went round various wards as a part of professional exercise.