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Commonwealth Association of Paediatric Gastroenterology & Nutrition


  CAPGAN 2017, September 25-27, 2017, Lusaka, Zambia (Africa)   More>>

CAPGAN 2017


Welcome you to CAPGAN 2017 conference to be held in Lusaka Zambia (Africa)

The local organizer professor Paul Kelly and Dr. Beatrice Amadi along with CAPGAN Secretary Barbara Golden and Dr. Neelam Mohan welcomes you to CAPGAN 2017.

The 15th bi-annual Scientific Meeting of Commonwealth Association of Paediatric Gastroenterology & Nutrition is co-hosted by the Zambian Association for Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Zambia, Lusaka, Africa from 25th – 27th September 2017.

Welcome to the CAPGAN


CAPGAN is the Commonwealth professional and scientific association of paediatricians which aims to promote the knowledge of, and training in, paediatric gastroenterology, hepatology and nutrition throughout the Commonwealth, especially amongst developing countries.

CAPGAN seeks to foster collaborative research in these fields, hold regular scientific meetings and be a source of authoritative advice to both national and international agencies within the Commonwealth on the problems of paediatric gastroenterology and hepatology and in particular the problems of childhood diarrhoea and malnutrition. CAPGAN exerts a positive influence as advocates for the welfare of children of the Commonwealth.

Dr. Barbara Golden, President CAPGAN

Dr. Neelam Mohan, Secretary CAPGAN


CAPGAN Constitution


pdf Download a copy of the CAPGAN Constitution (pdf, 102KB).

 

CAPGAN Membership Criteria

pdf Download a copy of the CAPGAN membership criteria (pdf, 1.5MB).

Aims and Mission

  • Promote the knowledge of and training in paediatric gastroenterology, hepatology and nutrition throughout the Commonwealth but especially amongst developing countries
  • Foster collaborative research in these fields
  • hold regular scientific meetings
  • Be a source of authoritative advice to both national and international agencies within the Commonwealth on the problems of paediatric gastroenterology and hepatology and in particular the problems of childhood diarrhoea and malnutrition
  • Exert a positive influence as advocates for the welfare of children