Welcome to the 2017 Fall Meeting Webpage.
October 26-28, 2017
Event will start in

36Days 23Hours 21Minutes 26Seconds

Muhammad Aslam, MD
Chair, Host Committee

Tahir Latif, MD
Co-Chair Fall Meeting

Sajid Chaudhary, MD
President, APPNA 2017


To register online, please log into your APPNA account at the following link.


You may also register for this meeting by downloading the registration form and returning it with payment to APPNA by mail/fax/email.

Email: meetings@appna.org
Phone: (630) 968-8585 ext. 106
Fax: (630) 968-8677

Mailing Address:

6414 South Cass Avenue
Westmont, IL 60559

The Westin Cincinnati
21 E. 5th Street
Cincinnati, OH 45202

Discount Rate of $159 + Taxes Mention APPNA when reserving your room. 1-800-WESTIN 1 or 1-800-937-8461 Book online at https://www.starwoodmeeting.com/Book/APPNAFallMeetingRoomBlock

APPNA offers vendors and non-profit organizations an opportunity to showcase their products and/or services throughout the convention. Exhibitors at APPNA conventions represent a diverse spectrum of industry; including, but not limited to pharmaceuticals, bio-technology, investment, insurance, real-estate, clothing, jewelry and not-for-profit organizations.

Retail Exhibitors (Clothing, Jewelry, Art, etc…), please download the APPNA 2017 Fall Meeting Retail Packet for all the necessary information.

Online Registration; however the exhibitor packet form still needs to be filled and the executed contract returned to APPNA.


Please follow all the instructions on the form.

Contact the APPNA office for any question.

Phone: (630) 968-8585
Fax: (630) 968-8677
Email: meetings@appna.org

6414 South Cass Avenue
Westmont, IL 60559

Friday, Oct 27th
Time Topic Speaker
07:30-08:00 Breakfast
08:00-08:30 Breast Cancer Screening Elizabeth Shaughnessy
08:30-09:00 Colon Cancer Screening Kris Ramprasad
09:00-09:30 Bone Marrow Transplant – An Overview Qaiser Bashir
09:30-10:00 Questions for the Panel
10:00-10:15 Break
10:15-10:45 Diabetic Nephropathy, Diagnosis and Management Kotagal Kant
10:45-11:15 Bariatric Surgery Tayyab Diwan
11:15-11:45 Prevention in Coronary Artery Disease Imran Arif
11:45-12:00 Questions for the Panel
Saturday, Oct 28th
Time Topic Speaker
08:30-09:00 Food Borne Allergies Christopher McKnight
09:00-09:30 Opiod Addiction Michael Binder
09:30-10:00 Hypertension Treatment Guidelines Update Charuhas Thakar
10:00-10:15 Questions for the Panel







Muhammad Aslam, MD

Tahir Latif,MD (President APPNA GC Chapter)
Ghulam Mujtaba, MD (President, APPNA Ohio Chapter)

Aisha Zafar, MD (Indianapolis)
Shahid Sheikh, MD (Columbus)
Baber Cheema, MD (Louisville)
Arif Baig, MD (Dayton)

Subcommittee Chairs:
Advocacy, Program & sponsorship Committees: Rashid Khan, MD
Entertainment and Banquet Committees: Tahir Sajjad, MD
CME Committee: Nadeem Anwar, MD
Publication Committee: Furrukh Awan, MD
Communication Committee: Tahir Latif, MD
Babysitting Committee: Zoha Bari, MD
APPNA Bazaar: Tariq Khan
Transport & Tours Committee: Shoaib Asghar, MD
Decoration Committee: Naghma Malik, MD