WELCOME

MESSAGE

BY
MAJ. GEN. DR. WASEEM AHMED,
CHAIRMAN 11TH PCOMS,
COMMANDANT,
ARMED FORCES INSTITUTE OF DENTISTRY

chairman

     As Chairman of organizing committee of Pakistan association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, it is my great pleasure to cordially invite you to the 11th PCOMS, to be held at Armed Forces Institute of Dentistry, 22-24 th Nov, 2018.

      It is an honour and privilege for us to host the annual PAOMS conference.

      The organizing committee has prepared an extensive three days of scientific sessions sandwiched by pre and post conference workshops. They will cover all areas of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery to be held at various institutes in Rawalpindi/Islamabad.

      I’d like to invite you all to submit your abstracts for oral & poster presentations for the event.

      Twin cities offer a variety of exciting touristy places including Margalla Hills, Shakarparian, Rawal Lake and many national landmarks with perfect weather in November which will make the trip more worthwhile.

      Looking forward to welcome you all.

WELCOME

MESSAGE

BY
DR. MEHMOOD HAIDER,
PRESEDENT POAMS,
PRINCIPAL KARACHI MEDICAL & DENTAL COLLEGE

presedent

 I am delighted to bring to you, in collaboration with the local organising committee our 2018 Annual Scientific event. The 11 th Pakistan Conference of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery or 11 th PCOMS in short, to be held from 22 nd to 24 th November, 2018 in Rawalpindi, Pakistan.

      Rawalpindi is an old historic city, a Garrison Town in north western south Asia. It has sprawled into one of the major cities in Pakistan. It is the sister city of Islamabad and enjoys a cool temperature climate.

     I am grateful to the Armed Forces Institute of Dentistry and the Armed Forces of Pakistan for offering to host this year’s event which will be attended by over 500 delegates and will see contribution by some very established names.

     The field of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery has seen tremendous progress in the last twenty years in Pakistan, where now it stands on the thresholds of being acknowledged as a major surgical speciality.

I invite you all to be part of this major event of our academic calendar. The Organizing Committee will be there to attend and welcome you.