President's Message

Dear Colleagues,

Pakistan Orthopaedic Association (POA) is holding its Annual Scientific Conference “31st International Pak Orthocon” in the ancient & beautiful city of Peshawar. We are trying to provide you an opportunity to meet colleagues to enjoy a variety of educational program like state of the art lectures, symposia, free papers sessions, Pre Orthocon workshops, poster presentations and scientific / technical exhibits. We are expecting a good number of International faculty to share clinical experience and research ideas. Of course, you will find the best of National Senior faculty in the meeting to learn more for your professional needs. While in Peshawar do not miss to enjoy the traditional dinner and rich culture. A lot of social events await your family to experience life in a conducive environment. I hope you will find this conference interesting and informative. I look forward to seeing you in Peshawar


Chairman's Message

Dear Colleagues,

It gives me an immense pleasure to inform you that Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has the opportunity to hold 31st International Pak Orthocon 2017. This scientific conference is going to be organized be Pakistan Orthopaedic Association (POA) from 16 – 19th November, 2017 at Hotel Pearl Continental, Peshawar. The theme of the conference is - “The Challenge of Change- The Emergence of Sub-specialities”. The Scientific Committee of the 31st International Pak Orthocon has the pleasure of inviting your scientific work for the conference. It is to submit a full manuscript along-with the abstract. To facilitate this, and as an incentive to researchers, we have made an elaborative arrangement with JPOA (Journal of Pakistan Orthopaedic Association) a HEC recognized Journal, to publish a special edition for our approved manuscripts, that should be available online. I would encourage all the faculty members and residents to come forward and submit their manuscript before May 30th, 2017. We are sure that this conference will provide us an opportunity to unveil the recent advances and researches that is being carried out in the field of Orthopaedic in Pakistan. It will also provide a platform for informative discussions and interactions as well as sharing knowledge and experience.

Hope to have an amazing conference in Peshawar and looking forward to seeing your scientific works.

With best regards

Prof. Zahid Askar
Pak Orthocon 2017.


Prof. Zahid Askar


Dr. Muhammad Shoaib Khan

Co Chairman

Prof. Muhammad Ayaz Khan

Secretary General

Dr. Zia Ullah Bajwa


PRE-CONFERENCE scientific Workshop 2017


Ayub Teaching Hospital, Abbottabad more » 13th-14th Oct, 2017

Pelvic & Acetabulam

Lady Reading Hospital, Peshawar more »21st-22nd Oct, 2017


Qazi Hussain Ahmed Hospital, Nowshera more »22nd Oct, 2017

Hand Workshop

Northwest General Hospital, Peshawar more »28th-29th Oct 2017


Pak International Medical College, Peshawar more »28th-29th Oct 2017


Rehman Medical Institute, Peshawar more »1st Nov, 2017

Spine trauma

Saidu Medical College, Swat more » 1st Nov, 2017


Khlifa Gul Nawaz Hospital Bannu more »3rd Nov 2017


Mardan Medical Complex, Mardan more »3rd Nov 2017

Basic Orthopeadic

Khyber Teaching Hospital, Peshawar more »4th-5th Nov 2017


Khyber Teaching Hospital, Peshawar more »15th-16th Nov 2017

Revision Total Hip Arthroplasty

Hayatabad Medical complex, Peshawar more »14th Nov, 2017

Revision Total Knee Arthroplasty

Hayatabad Medical Complex, Peshawar more » 15th Nov 2017

Foot and Ankle

Lady Reading Hospital, Peshawar more »16th Nov 2017

News Flash & Highlights

  • Pre Orthocon Workshop-schedule
  • Theme: The Challenge of Change- The emergence of sub-specialities
  • 16-19th November, 2017 Pearl Continental Hotel Peshawar


  • Amir Qureshi UK

  • Ananda Nanu UK

  • Ashish Gulta India

  • David Spiegel USA

  • Dr Philippe Landreau Qatar

  • Duncan Whitwell UK

  • Gurpal Singh Singapore

  • Khlid S. Khan Ireland

  • Micheal Grevitt UK

  • Mohsin Bahrain

  • Munawar Shah UK

  • Nasir Awan Ireland

  • Richard A Gosselin USA

  • Roger Hartle USA

  • Shahbux Lashari UK

  • Sohail Yousaf UK

  • Tanveer Sadique UK

  • Tehseen Cheema USA

  • Umer Butt UK

  • Wang Chow Hong Kong

  • Yaseer Al-Batrawi Egypt

  • Hazem Eltaedy Egypt

  • Mohammad Abeimonem Egypt

  • Ibrahim abo emira Egypt

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