DEMEDCON

OVERVIEW

DeMedCon (Devaraj Urs Medical Conference) is a National level undergraduate medical conference hosted by Sri Devaraj Urs Medical College (SDUMC), affiliated to Sri Devaraj Urs Academy of Higher Education and Research (SDUAHER), Karnataka, Kolar; organized by the Student Research Committee of SDUMC since 2014.
It offers a platform for Medical and Allied Health Sciences students to present their research papers, posters, enrich their medical, research, surgical skills, and knowledge all while having a ton of fun, through numerous engaging and entertaining events such as workshops, scientific debates, clinic pathological competitions, street plays much more.
The theme for DeMedCon 2021: Adaptability for Opportunity  

Vision

To aspire to be a model of excellence through dynamic programs, innovative practices, and research.

Mission

To enhance the quality and effectiveness of health care by fostering excellence and professionalism in the practice of medicine.

Objectives

    To educate, empower and embolden diverse undergraduates of healthcare professions.
•    To develop critical thinking, creativity, problem-solving, and intellectual independence.
•    To empower our students to be at par with global standards with regards to their competence, professionalism, ethical practice of holistic, compassionate, and evidence-based medicine.
•    To foster academic and research activities to enable students to be active participants in the emerging areas of Healthcare.
•    To enhance student development through mentorship programs with the faculty.

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE

DAY 1- 28th OF MAY 2021

TIME EVENT
9.00-10.00 am
Plenary 1- Dr. Rajashekar Bellur
Professor, Dept of Speech and Hearing, Manipal
Topic: Adaptability to COVID 19 for optimized learning in students
10.00-11.30 am
Inauguration and keynote- Dr. Shaun Shetty
Senior Consultant, Pediatric and Adult Cardiac Surgery, Memorial Heart Vascular Institute, Atlantic Ave, California, USA
Ethics and compassion in Healthcare  
11.30am-12.30pm Plenary 2-Dr. Partha Dabke, Hannover Medical School and University of Veterinary Medicine, Hannover, Germany
A career in research after MBBS  
12.30pm-1.30pm Plenary 3-Dr. Animesh Jain, Professor, Community Medicine,
KMC, Mangalore  
Electives in Health Sciences  
LUNCH  
2.30pm- 4.30pm Oral paper presentation
  Student forum 1

ClinPathologicalCorelation (CPC) – round 1 will be put up in the evening.

DAY 2- 29th OF MAY 2021

TIME EVENT
Release topics for CPC round 2 at 9am
9.00-10.00 am Plenary 4- Dr Komal Prasad Chandrachari
Senior Consultant Neurosurgeon, Narayana
Hrudayalaya Multispeciality Hospital, Bangalore
Topic: Communication skills
 
10.00-11.00 am Plenary 5-Dr. Animesh Jain, Professor, Community Medicine,
KMC, Mangalore
Topic: Presentation skills
 
11.00am-12.00noon CPC Round 2
 
12.00noon-1.00pm Plenary 6- Dr. Sagar Varankar, Cambridge Stem Cell Institute, University of Cambridge
Stem cells: a new life
 
LUNCH
2.00- 4.00pm E- poster presentation
 
  Student forum 2
 
4.00 pm onwards Valedictory function, Feedback, and Prize distribution
 
 
 
11.30am-12.30pm Plenary 2-Dr. Partha Dabke, Hannover Medical School and University of Veterinary Medicine, Hannover, Germany
 
A career in research after MBBS
 
12.30pm-1.30pm Plenary 3-Dr. Animesh Jain, Professor, Community Medicine,
KMC, Mangalore
Electives in Health Sciences
 
LUNCH
2.30pm- 4.30pm Oral paper presentation
 
  Student forum 1