2018 Medical Symposium

The Medical Society of Papua New Guinea will be hosting the 54th Medical Symposium in Madang at the Divine Word University and the Madang Resort from Sunday 2nd – 7th of September 2018.

The theme for this year is “Rural Health Services”.

The Symposium will be Co-Hosted by the 2018 Medical Symposium Committee, led by the Chairman Dr. Vincent Atua and the Deputy Chairman Dr. John Maihua.

International & National Guest Speakers


The 2018 Medical Symposium will have 7 Guest Speakers

Associate Professor Ruth Stewart

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Professor John Hall

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Dr. David Mills

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Dr. Joseph Vilosi

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Dr. Otto Numan

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Dr. Valerie Archer

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Dr. Lin Calvert

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A copy of the Guest Speakers and their Bio is available on the Downloads Page

Map of Madang

Recommended Accomodations in Madang

Here are a list of recommended accommodations in Madang in regards to the services provided.

Thank You To All Our Sponsors

  • Prime Minister – Hon. Peter O’Neill
  • National Gaming Control Board
  • Modlion General Hospital
  • Divine Word University
  • PNGIMR
  • Madang Resort / Melanesian Tourism Services
  • Kumul Petroleum Holdings Limited
  • Abt Associates
  • LD Logistics
  • Borneo Pacific Pharmaceuticals
  • EBOS Health & Sciences (PNG) Ltd
  • Trilateral Malaria Project
  • Madang Provincial Government
  • Storz
  • Oil Search Limited
  • Diwai Mart Limited
  • Madang Urban Local Level Government
  • Centre for Health Research & Diagnostics
  • Brian Bell Foundation / Brian Group of Companies
  • Madang Lodge Hotel & Appartments
  • CPL Group of Companies
  • Hope Specialist Health Care Limited
  • Ramu NiCo Management (MCC) Limited
  • S- Brothers Investment
  • International Education Agency
  • Madang Chinese Association
  • Madang Chamber of Commerce
  • PNG Power
  • Papindo Trading Company
  • RD Tuna Canners
  • Modilon General Hospital Women Doctors
  • Chemcare Group of Companies
  • Madang Star International Hotel
  • Mrs. Maureen Hill
  • Dr. Joel Flores
  • Dr. Daniel Hal
  • Dr. Sammy Thomas
  • Aisona Trading Company Limited
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