LAHORE - Pakistan Academy of Family Physicians is holding three-day 24th annual International Conference on Family Medicine from January 3 to 5, here at a local hotel.

On January 3, there will be workshops on Ultrasonography, diabetes and hepatology. 21 eminent professors will cover the latest updates in these fields. Skin problems will be highlighted at dermatology workshop to be held on January 4. At the second workshop to be held on the same day on paediatric and rheumatology, prominent experts will throw light on bone and joint problems. In addition, the latest developments in the fields of gynaecology/ obstetrics will be discussed by eminent professors. At another session on the same day problems being faced by family physicians will come under discussion.

On the third day, six sessions will be held on cardiology, surgery, dengue, smoking cessation etc. The event will conclude at the annual dinner.