Here, at IMSCB, we celebrate the art of Medicine, the beauty of innovation, the excitement of bright, fresh ideas, the love for humans and humanity and the passion for discovering, learning and practicing what we all aspire to accomplish one day: saving lives.
In a world where surgical choices can shape lives, examining the dynamic tension between esthetics and reparatory practice is key in a surgeon’s quest to balance form and function. Alin Bortolini, MD, will take the stage to share his personal journey and the reasons behind his preference for esthetic surgery over reparatory interventions. He will explore the intricate interplay between the pursuit of beauty and the imperative to restore function, along with the ethical considerations, challenges, and triumphs a surgeon may be faced with. Join us for an unforgettable event that will spark conversations and broaden perspectives within the realm of surgical artistry!
Liver transplantation is a treatment option for patients who have significant complications due to end-stage chronic liver disease or in rare cases of sudden failure of a previously healthy liver. There are a few types of liver transplants: orthotopic, living donor transplant, split donation and each one represents a new chance for life. Did you know that in the case of decompensated cirrhosis, the likelihood of survival without a transplant is only 10%, but with a transplant, it can reach 85-90%? Enter the outstanding world of liver surgery along with Prof. Irinel Popescu, MD, PhD, FACS, FEBS, the leading expert that performed the first human hepatic transplantation in Romania!
Everyday we’re being faced with the shortcomings of the medical system in Romania, whose facilities rarely meet a minimum level for patient care. A question that might arise is: How can our input, as doctors, change this in the future? Oana Gheorghiu, co-founder of Give Life Association, will shed light on finding and fighting the deficiencies our patients and doctors deal with regularly, as well as giving solutions for the next generation of medical professionals. The goal of her association is not only the rehabilitation and construction of new hospitals and departments, but also regaining hope for severely ill cancer patients. Join this discussion on rebuilding a reliable and modern medical system and become part of the change!
Nutrition meets health in this insightful event centered around polyunsaturated fatty acids and their significant role in prevention, beyond the dogma of cardiovascular prevention in seniors. The presentation will focus on prenatal prevention and the effects of PUFA on children, its aim being to unravel the crucial roles that Vitamin D and Omega-PUFA play in the aftermath of the global pandemic. Don’t miss the chance to join this discussion led by Assoc. Prof. Mihai Craiu, MD, PhD, as we’ll delve into the transformative potential of Vitamin D and Omega-PUFA in shaping a healthier future.
The Romanian National Aviation and Space Medicine Institute (INMAS) holds paramount significance in ensuring the optimal selection, expertise and training of military air navigation personnel, being the 4th medical institution in Europe, and the second in the aerospace field after France. Corina Grosu, MD, PhD, Medical Director of INMAS, specialized in cardiology, and Iolanda Păun, MD, PhD, specialized in internal medicine, will allow you to peek behind the scenes, in their day to day lives as examiners and professionals in the field of aeronautical and space medicine. Dare to embrace this one of a kind experience and start your training as a physician of the future!
Peak performance in sports is the achievement of the highest possible excellence. It involves both mental and physical elements, often requiring the expertise of a true professional. Internationally recognized for the performances of the athletes he collaborates with, Dragoș Luscan, MSc, is one of the most appreciated Romanian physical trainers and kinesiotherapists, subspecialized in the locomotor recovery of athletes. Find out what it takes to become a champion, following the steps laid down by the expert behind the well-known Simona Halep, Cristina Neagu, David Popovici, Horia Tecău and Florin Mergea.