Promoting the education of internists and promoting the dissemination of new treatments for the most common diseases. This is the aim of the XXV Congress of the Society of Internal Medicine of the Valencian Community, which will take place on September 23 and 24 in the auditorium of the Diputación de Alicante. Over the course of two days, this medical meeting will bring together hundreds of specialists and renowned experts in internal medicine that share their knowledge and cover complex issues such as the update of the management of the PostCOVID syndrome or the new paradigm in the treatment of type II diabetes and will address some minority diseases such as porphyria.
Face to face is back
In this edition, which is again face-to-face, some new features are included, such as taller to improve clinical ultrasound skills and clinical case competition. In addition, as every year, there will be various presentations presented by experts in the field and aimed at residents. Today, Friday, September 23, the convention begins the day at 8 a.m. with a welcome to the auditorium of the Diputación de Alicante, and immediately after that the program of presentations begins with the one on the topic «New paradigms in the treatment of hyperkalemia». In the following hours, different experts will talk about their field of study and there will be a coffee break. Then from 11.15 a.m. it will take place the official opening of the congress by Dr. Oscar Torregrossa Suaupresident of SMICV, and Dr. Rafael Carrasco Moreno, manager of Vinalopo Hospital. On behalf of the Mayor of Alicante, the Delegated Councilor for Infrastructure, Maintenance, Security, Mobility and Traffic, Human Resources and Housing, José Ramón González, will also be present at the opening.
In the afternoon, there will be talks such as “Anticoagulation in elderly patients as a value-adding strategy”. Likewise, a heart failure roundtable will be held, and the day will conclude with a symposium on X-linked hypophosphatemia (XLH) in adults. At the end of the first day of the congress, a closing dinner will be held, at which doctors They will be able to comment on all information shared, share their progress and knowledge.
On Saturday, September 24 will begin with a presentation of clinical cases and will continue with master conference “MicroRNAs: biological and clinical value”. On the second day of the congress, a seminar will be held to improve the skills of clinical echography of the biliary and urinary tracts and echocardioscopy. This session will end at noon.thus concluding the annual meeting of the internists of the Valencian Community with the General Assembly of the Valencian Society of Internal Medicine.
This conference will include expert doctors who will share their knowledge in the various presentations which will take place during the two days of the event. The conferences will be led by internists such as Dr. Vicente Torregrossa from Nephrology at Barcelona Hospital, Dr. M Luisa Asensio Tomás from San Juan Hospital and Dr. Carlos Morillas from Endocrinology at Dr. Peset Hospital, among other highly qualified specialists .
Congress of the Society of Internal Medicine of the Valencian Community annually brings together hundreds of internists and has the mission of serving as a distribution platform of new treatments for the most common diseases, as well as their management from a more global perspective.
“This annual appointment is behind the National Congress of the Spanish Society of Internal Medicine and together with the other regional societies, the most important act in the field of internal medicine“, emphasizes Oscar Torregrossa, president of the Society of Internal Medicine of the Community of Valencia.