Organised by the Human Genetics Unit, Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo
in Collaboration with Genzyme

September 5, 2013 from 10.00 am to 12.00 noon
at the Faculty Board Room, Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo

Programme

09.30 – 10.00    Tea

10:00 – 10:10    Welcome Address

Prof. Vajira H. W. Dissanayake

Professor

Human Genetics Unit, Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo

10:10 – 10:30    Genzyme – Overview

Himanshu Bansal

Director – Government Affairs, India & South Asia, Genzyme, India

10:30 – 11.30    Treatable Lysosomal Storage Disorders (LSDs): Diagnosis and Management

Dr. Sheela Nampoothiri                           

Head of Department and Consultant, Department of Pediatric Genetics,

Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Center,

Cochin, Kerala, India

11:30 – 12:15    Newer Transformative Therapies in Relapsing/Remitting Multiple Sclerosis.

Dr Puneet Kalra

Medical Advisor, Genzyme, India

12:15 – 12:30    Discussion

12:30 onwards Lunch

All are welcome. Registration is Free. Prior registration preferred. Please call 0112689545 to register.

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