The 5th International Congress of the International Society for History of Islamic Medicine 2010 aims to cover all the relevant aspects related to Islamic Medicine. This forum will cover all time important issues like historical development of Islamic medicine, its contribution to world medicine, interaction between Islamic and Western medicine, the development of medical education and the development of health institutions and medical associations in Islamic societies. The event will also highlight the diagnosis and treatment of diseases in Islamic medicine, Islamic medical ethics, knowledge of historic figures that have contributed to practice and literature in the field of health in the Islamic countries. It would highlight the Turkic world of Islamic medicine, research and presentation of manuscripts. This would involve rare printed works and archive documents relevant to the history of Islamic medicine, preparing a union catalogue of manuscripts and early printed medical books in world libraries. The event will also focus on the conservation of historic buildings that have played a part in the history of medicine.
- Islamic medical practitioners
- Medicine specialists
- Faculty members
- Medical students
The International Society for the History of Islamic Medicine