It is our pleasure to welcome you to the 3rd Asian Pacific Association for the Study of the Liver (APASL) Single Topic Conference (STC) on Hepatitis B Virus and LIVERCON – 2012, the biennial conference of Association for the Study of the Liver, Dhaka, Bangladesh (ASLDB) to be held at Ruposhi Bangla Hotel (formerly Dhaka Sheraton Hotel) from October 6-7, 2012.
After humble beginning in the 1990s Hepatology has gone a long way in Bangladesh. We now have independent Hepatology Departments at ten public and two private medical colleges in addition to the one at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University – the highest seat of post-graduate medical education in Bangladesh. This is perhaps more than most countries in the Asia-Pacific region. <…Read more>