22-DEC-2016: Professor S Moied Ahmed associated with the Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College's Department of Anaesthesiology and Teacher in-Charge ICU was recently invited to conduct a Workshop on 'Management of Difficult Airways' at the 64th Annual Conference of Indian Society of Anaesthesiologists held at Ludhiana. On the occasion, Prof Moied also received the prestigious Dr Y G Bhoj Raj Award for writing the best Review Article entitled 'Mechanical Ventilation in Patients with Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease and Bronchial Asthma,' for the year 2016 in Indian Journal of Anaesthesia.
The award comprised of a Plaque, a certificate and cash prize.
During the programme, Prof Moied was also a judge in deciding the best paper on Airway Management. He was also an expert in the panel discussion on 'Difficult Airway Management.'
In the conclusion of the event, Prof Moied launched the Central Journal of ISA. He will serve as the Editor-in-Chief of the Journal, published by the Indian Society of Anaesthesiologists.
"The journal is bi-annual and the submission of manuscript will be entertained only from residents of Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Uttaranchal and Chattisgarh," said Prof Moied adding that the journal is both online and in print format.
He added that the journal will increase the scope of publication for the young resident doctors and consultants while upsurging the reputation and recognition of the Department of Anaesthesiology, J N Medical College and Aligarh Muslim University.
Professor M Amanullah Khan, Dean, Faculty of Medicine; Prof Tariq Mansoor, Principal, JNMC and Prof Abdul Qadir, Chairman, Department of Department of Anaesthesiology have congratulated Prof Moied on the achievement.