Dear distinguished members and guests of the Paediatric Association of Nigeria,
On behalf of the Paediatric Association of Nigeria (PAN) I warmly greet you as
we prepare for the 48th edition of our conference (PANConf 2017) being hosted by the
Department of Paediatrics of Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital, Zaria.
The conference will take place at Hotel 17 in Kaduna, the capital city of Kaduna State,
and is tagged PANConf 2017 Zaria/Kaduna.
The theme of the conference, Consolidating child health in Nigeria through the
Sustainable Development Goals: gains and gaps of the MDGs, is apt and appropriate
considering the events of the past few decades and our collective vision on child
health for the nearest future. We believe passionately that the Nigerian child
deserves the best of health care services, especially preventive care, if our nation
is to have much hope of making meaningful progress. Continue reading...