PANAJI : Dr R G Wiseman Pinto, Professor and Head of Pathology Department, Goa Medical College and Hospital (GMC) Bambolim, past president of the Indian Academy of Cytologists (IAC), and vice president of the SAARC Academy of Cytopathology and Histopathology was invited by the Vidarbha Association of Pathologists and Microbiologists (VAPM) to deliver the Dr Maitreyee Munshi Memorial Oration at Nagpur recently.
Dr G B Mundhada, Director of Jeevan Jyoti Blood Bank, Nagpur was the guest of honour. Dr Anne Wilkinson, Professor of Pathology, N K P Salve Medical College and Lata Magueshkar Hospital, Nagpur and Dr Kishore Consultant Hematologist Nagpur chaired the Scientific session. Dr Pinto spoke on Cytopathology of Infectious Diseases and conducted a slide seminar. A scroll of honour and citation was presented to Dr Pinto. The other topics covered include innovative and molecular biology diagnostic tests for infectious diseases.