24-OCT-2016: Dr Akif Shiraz Ziauddin, MS General Surgery Student, Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College has won the coveted first prize in a poster competition at the 2nd World Federation of Vascular Societies and 23rd Annual Conference of the Vascular Society of India held at Bengaluru.
Dr Ziauddin presented a part of his thesis work on 'Comparision of Single Stage Vs Double Stage Brachiobasilic Transposition Fistula.' Around 800 delegates from around the world participated in the Conference.
Dr Ziauddin is doing his research under Prof M M Ansari, Senior faculty, Department of Surgery and Prof M H Beg, Chairman, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery.
His poster presentation was moderated by Dr Mohd Azam Haseen, Associate Professor, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery.
Prof Mohd Aslam, Chairman, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery congratulated Dr Ziauddin for receiving the award and encouraged all post graduate students to present their research work at national and international conferences for more exposure and visibility of their research.