National Ilizarov Course, Patna (by BOA & ASAMI India) – Mid Term BOACON) – July 14-15th, 2018

Venue: Lemon Tree hotel, Exhibition Road, Patna

National Faculty:

Dr HR Jhunjhunwala
Dr Harshad M Shah.
Dr R A Agrawal
Dr Rajat Agarwal
Dr Manish Dhawan.
Dr Ruta Kulkarni
Dr Anil Mahajan
Dr Jitendra Bhatnagar
Dr Milind Choudhary


Ilizarov Basic & Deformity Correction Workshops
Live Surgery
Eminent National Faculty
Interesting case presentations
Free Papers
Foreign Fellowship Selection

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Organising Committee:

Dr Harshad M. Shah, President ASAMI India

Dr Rajat Agarwal, Secretary ASAMI India

Dr Rakesh Choudhary, President BOA

Dr Rajeev Anand, Secretary, BOA

Organising Secretary:

Dr Rajeev Anand , Secretary, BOA

Dr Shamsul Hoda ,Joint Secretary, BOA

Executive Committee:

Dr Dr RN Singh

Dr SS Jha

Dr Capt. DK Sinha

Dr V K Sinha

Dr HN Diwakar

Dr John Mukhopadhaya
Dr Ashok K Sinha

Dr Amulya Kr Singh.

Dr Ranjeet Singh

Dr NK Singh

Dr Bharat Singh

Dr Santosh Kumar
Dr Ritesh Runu

Dr Mahesh Prasad

Dr Praveen Sahu

Dr Madhusudan Kumar

Dr Arvind Gupta

Dr Ramit Gunjan
Dr Rajat Charan

Dr KS Anand

Dr Anoop Kumar

Dr Sanjay Shrivastava

Dr Arnab Sinha

Dr Vikas Kumar

Dear Orthopods,
Bihar Orthopaedic Association & ASAMI India will organise National Ilizarov Course, Patna (Mid Term BOA Conference) on 14-15th July, 2018 at Hotel Lemon Tree, Exhibition Road, Patna.
Patna or Patliputra has been historically known as place of academic excellence & meditation since ages, land of Ashoka, Budha, and has been giving birth to children of knowledge like Leading National Faculty from ASAMi India will be interacting with the delegates and focussing on the training on basics of Ilizarov Ring Fixation for it variety of uses like Infected non union, deformity correction, bone transport, limb lengthening, lengthening over nail/plate, and lates updates like Spine Ilizarov, osteotomies and correction over Ilizarov for Poliomyelitis, Perthes Disease, stump lengthening, Ilizarov with Vac application, Hexapod (SUV/TSF) etc. Dr Harshad M Shah from Ramaiah Medical college, President ASAMI India will be the Course Chairman. Along with, Senior faculty from India like Dr HR Jhunjhunwala (Ex President ASAMI International, India, IOA) from Mumbai, Dr RA Agarwal Ex President ASAMI India from Gorakhpur, Dr Manish Dhawan from Sir Ganga Ram ,Hospital New Delh & Vice President ASAMI India, Dr Ruta Kulkarni Senior faculty from Meraj, Dr Rajat Agrawal Secretary ASAMI India from Gorakhpur, Dr Milind Choudhary Ex ASAMI India President, & other eminent faculty like Dr Anil Mahajan from Indore & Dr Jitendra Bhatnagar will elaborate the vibrant use of Ilizarov in various aspects of Orthopaedic Surgery. Main attraction of Course will be multiple basic and advanced saw bone hands on workshops on Ilizarov techniques. Our prime attraction will be a live Ilizarov surgery where pre surgery Ilizarov frame making will be another attraction on patient. We will try to make a condensed and comprehensive program so make it a quiet interactive for better learning, keeping in mind handling complicated cases of daily practice for Ilizarov Surgery. Scientific program is tentative and has been elaborated below, modifications will be further updated.
Please register yourself at the earliest. Registration fee can be given in cash or DD/NEFT in the name of “Bihar Orthopaedic Association” payable at Patna, with account number SBI Ac. No.- 11049769831. Account is at SBI Patna Main Branch, West Gandhi Maidan, IFSC SBIN0000152, Cheque/DD by name of – “Bihar Orthopaedic Association” Payable at Patna Foreign Ilizarov Fellowship Selection: ASAMI India Committee has promised to grant one foreign fellowship in Ilizarov to one of the delegates selected in paper presentation, they have to be old member/new member of ASAMI India to apply for that. Candidates interested may mail me their resume, application, and paper to
Dr Rakesh Choudhary(President, BOA), Dr Rajeev Anand(Secretary, BOA ), Dr Shamsul Hoda(Organising Secretary)

Tentative Scientific Program (Course syllabus will be finalised by ASAMI India Core Committee and will be updated further):
S.No Topic Time Faculty
Registration & Breakfast 08.00 – 9.00 AM
Introduction 09.00 – 9.20 AM Rakesh Choudhary

Rajeev Anand

Shamshul Hoda

Harshad M Shah

SESSION –I BASICS OF ILIZAROV (9 AM -11 AM ) Sponsor: Zydus Synovia
1 History & Introduction to Ilizarov /ASAMI 09.00 – 09.10 AM (8+2 Mins) Arnab Sinha
2 Indications 09.00 – 09.20 AM (8+2 Mins) Harshad M Shah
3 Anatomty & Safe zones – Lower Limb 09.20 – 09.30 AM (8+2 Mins) R A Agrawal
4 Biomechanics of Ilizarov Apparatus 09.30 – 09.40 AM (8+2 Mins) Jitendra Bhatnagar
5 Corticotomy 09.40 – 09.50 AM (8+2 Mins) Manish Dhawan
6 Limb lengthening & Bone Transport & LON 09.50 – 10.00 AM (8+2 Mins) V K Sinha
7 Lengthening over plate 10.00 – 10.10 AM (8+2 Mins) Ruta Kulkarni
8 Biology of Distraction Osteogenesis 10.10 – 10.20 AM (8+2 Mins) Shamsul Hoda
9 Pre op plan & Post Op care 10.20 – 10.30 AM (8+2 Mins) Milind Choudhary
10 Complications of Ilizarov 10.30 – 10.40 AM (8+2 Mins) John Mukhopadhaya
11 Post Mortem of Limb Lengthening- Ilizarov Frame 10.40 – 10.50 AM (8+2 Mins) SS Jha
12 Techniques Ilizarov frame application 10.50 – 11.00 AM (8+2 Mins) Rajat Agrarwal
INAUGURATION – 11.00 – 11.30 AM
13 Ilizarov – Instrumentation & Components 11.30 – 11.45 AM Milind Choudhary
14 Wire/ half pin fixation on tibia ..Demo 11.45 – 12.00 PM Rajat Agrawal
W1 Hands on Workshop on Tibia: Ilizarov Frame 12.00- 01.30 PM HR Jhunjhunwala

Harshad M Shah

RA Agrawal

John Mukhopadhaya

LUNCH – 01.30 – 02.00 PM
SESSION III- TRAUMA /INFECTION 02.00 – 03 .00 PM Sponsor: Intas Alecta
15 Ilizarov in primary Trauma 02.00 – 02.10 PM (8+2 min) Harshad M Shah
16 Principles of infected non-union 02.10 – 02.20 PM (8+2 min) Harshad M Shah
17 Bone transport tibia 02.20 – 02.30 PM (8+2 min) Manish Dhawan
18 Ankle arthrodesis 02.30 – 02.40 PM (8+2 min) Anil Mahajan
Case Discussions: trauma, Infected Non Unions 02.40- 03.10 PM (8+2 min) All Faculty
SESSION IV: 03.00 – 04.00 PM
W2 WorkShop : Peo-Op Planning / Apparatus/ Ring Construct of Live Surgery 03.10 – 04.00 PM (8+2 Mins) All Faculty
SESSION V – DEFORMITY CORRECTION – 04.00 – 05.00 PM Sponsor: Intas Alecta
19 Normal & Abnormal 04.00 – 04.10 PM (8+2 min) Rajat Agrawal
20 Mal-Alignment & Malorientation Tests 04.10 – 04.20 PM (8+2 min) Ruta Kulkarni
21 Frontal Plane Deformity Correction 04.20 – 04.30 PM (8+2 min) Ruta Kulkarni
22 Sagittal Plane Deformity Correction 04.30 – 04.40 PM (8+2 min) R A Agrawal
23 Oblique Plane deformity Correction 04.40 – 04.50 PM (8+2 min) HR Jhunjhunwala
24 Rules of Osteotomy For Deformity Correction 04.50 – 05.00 PM (8+2 min) Milind Choudhary
SESSION VI: 05.00 – 05.30 PM (FREE PAPERS)
Case Discussion: 05.30 – 07.00 PM
Cultural Evening: 07.30 Pm Onwards

Final scientific program will be updated on ASAMI India & BOA WhatsApp group & BOA website
For Enquiries, Contact – Dr Shamsul Hoda, Convenor, Ilizarov Sub Committee, BOA,, WhatsApp; 9308334056, 7070467777
Before 30th April Till 31st June Spot/ After 31st June
ASAMI/BOA Member Rs 2000 Rs 2500 Rs 3000
Non ASAMI/BOA Member Rs 2500 Rs 3000 Rs 3500
PG students Rs 1000 Rs 1500 Rs 1500
Spouse Rs 1000 Rs 1500 Rs 2000
Pay by Cash /DD/NEFT- SBI Ac. No.- 11049769831, SBI Patna Main Branch, West Gandhi Maidan, IFSC SBIN0000152, Cheque/DD by name of- “Bihar Orthopaedic Association” Payable at Patna.
Filled forms & cash please submit filled form to Mr Uday BOA Staff (Ph 9308269182) at BOA office, IMA Building, Gandhi Maidan Patna, Patna.

Address for correspondence: BOA Office, IMA Building, South Gandhi Maidan, Patna-800001, Bihar

Those who will become life member ASAMI (Rs 4000/-), (download ASAMI Membership form BOA website, fill in and mail to us/whatsapp form and DD snapshot), Those who are getting registered please send snapshot to both whatsapp no. 9308334056, mailto:, Dr Shamsul Hoda, Organising Secretary, and may enquire for any help.

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For Registration assistance, contact Mr Uday BOA Staff on Ph 9308269182.

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