Hyderabad: The 73rd annual conference of Cardiological Society of India (CSI) CSI-2021 will be organised between December 2 and 5 at HICC, Madhapur.
More than 1000 cardiologists, scientists, engineers, healthcare professionals from across the country are expected to participate in the conference to deliberate on modern advancements in heart care.
The three-day conference will feature a total of 89 sessions on various advancements in the field of heartcare. Close to 350 faculty members from within India and overseas will take part in these sessions physically and virtually. In addition to the delegates attending the events, it is estimated that nearly 10,000 participants will follow the proceedings online from around the world, according to the CSI.
Dr P S Banerjee, Scientific Chairperson, CSI2021, while announcing the three-day conference said, “the advent of Covid-19 forced cardiologists to evolve with their approach to treating heart patients infected with the virus. CSI is constantly developing means to detect potential heart risks in advance among people, and this will help reduce the danger among the younger population”.
The CSI members said that Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning is taking the world by storm. “The CSI along with scientists and engineers will be working towards developing ‘Deep Neural Networks’; and achieving the target of accurately predicting heart risks in advance by the year 2030. CSI will also work with the Government of India and its Health Ministry, and provide necessary inputs to reaching the goal efficiently,” added Dr Rajendra Kumar Jain, Organizing Secretary of the conference.
Dr Dayasagar Rao, Organizing Chairperson, Dr. P P Mohanan, president, CSI, Dr Debabrata Roy, General Secretary, Dr K. Narasa Raju, Chairperson Reception Committee and Dr. Mrinal Kanti Das, Immediate past president, CSI, were present in the media interaction.