Dear Colleagues and Friends,
We are delighted to welcome you to the 39th Annual Conference of the Maharshtra Chapter of Indian Association of Pathologists and Microbiologists (IAPM) which will be held at the Armed Forces Medical College, Pune from the 7th to 9th of September 2018. We have devised a blend of standard formats and subjects with some more amazing approaches that we hope you will find stimulating and enjoyable.
The MAPCON conference provides a unique opportunity to meet colleagues from many different horizons and backgrounds, exchange, compare and learn; it is also the ideal setting for exchanges between seniors and juniors, between old hands and the less experienced, both during scientific presentations and at the networking events.
Pune is considered the cultural capital of Maharashtra. Since the 1950s and 1960s, Pune has a traditional old-economic base. The city is also known for its manufacturing and automobiles industries, as well as for research institutes of information technology ( IT ). which attracts students, and professionals from India, South East Asia, the Middle East and Africa.
There are many historic places like Shaniwar Wada, Lal Mahal and many museums like the Aga Khan Palace, Raja Kelkar Museum, National War museum, etc.
Pune is one of the fastest growing cities in the Asia-Pacific region. The ‘Mercer 2017 Quality of Living Rankings’ evaluated living conditions in more than 440 cities around the world and ranked Pune at 145, second in India after Hyderabad at 144.The same source highlights Pune among evolving business centres and nine emerging cities around the world with the citation "Hosts IT and automotive companies"