Sarajevo-General-Medical-Symposium

BHAAAS 2012 General Medical Symposium, Hotel Holiday Inn, Sarajevo, April 18 2012; Dr Ognjen Gajic

The opening ceremony featured singer Lejla Jusic  and welcome speeches by Dr Rusmir Mesihovic, Minister of Health, Federation BiH and Djenita Pasic BHAAAS president. Physicians and researchers from United States, Croatia, Slovenia, Switzerland, Netherlands and several BiH cities (Tuzla, Foca, Zenica, Sarajevo) presented diverse topics of general medical interest divided  in  five sessions:

·   Hospital of the Future
·   Transplantation
·   Internal medicine
·   Psychiatry and psychology
·   Disaster medicine, critical care and pain medicine

Modest number of attendees had an opportunity to enjoy outstanding presentations and exciting interaction and discussion between expert physicians from the region and abroad capturing diverse topics of interest for further development of safe, effective and equitable health care in BiH and the region.