JPGM GOLD CON: 50 years of medical writing
International conference on medical writing, editing and publishing
The Journal of Postgraduate Medicine, the official publication of the Staff Society of
Seth G S Medical College and King Edward Memorial Hospital
was started in the year 1955. In 2004, the journal had the
distinction of completing 50 years of publication.
During this time the journal has scaled unprecedented heights and today it is indexed with a number of internationally respected bibliographic databases. Moreover, the journal believes in an open access policy in an effort to ensure that medical research and publication is free from the shackles of restricted and paid access. This is indeed a unique achievement for a journal, which is published from a developing country.
The Golden Jubilee Conference was organized in September 2004 to commemorate
fifty years of medical writing.
The theme of this conference was Medical writing and publishing. This was
probably be the first such event in a developing country
discussing all the aspects of writing and publishing in
The conference souvenir with the detailed
program, an extensive list of resources on the topics
of writing, editing and publishing and report of the
conference is available in PDF format.
Click here to download this file (About 800 kb).
Presentations of the speakers during the conference are also
available from the link on the left.
|Conference Venue: Seth G. S. Medical College, Parel, Mumbai