Saturday, 26 April 2014

International Seminar on “Life & Contribution of Ibn Sina”


Ibn  Sina Academy is going to organise an International Seminar on Life & Contribution of Ibn Sînâ (Avicenna)” in collaboration with International Association for Unani Medicine during 25-27 October 2014, in Aligarh to commemorate the 1000th Anniversary of the Compilation of Ibn Sînâ’s Kitâb al-Qânūn fī at-ibb (The Canon of Medicine).The idea is actually to review Ibn Sina’s multidimensional personality and to span his contributions in the field of science, philosophy, literature and all branches of medicine in particular. The forthcoming conference will bring together expert scholars to discuss topics on various themes. A tentative list is as follows.

Ø  Ibn Sina as a physician and his works on all branches of medicine,
Ø  Ibn Sina as a natural scientist: Compiler of Kitâb al–Shifâ’,
Ø  Ibn Sina as a philosopher, geographer, poet, and commentator of Quranic Sura,  
Ø  Ibn Sina’s impact on his own contemporary scientists,
Ø  Studies on Ibn Sina in India,    
Ø  Studies on Ibn Sina in European universities during medieval and renaissance periods,
Ø  Relevance of Ibn Sina in modern era.

programme will comprise invited lectures, besides oral and posters presentations.

Participants are requested to present a paper in any area of their expertise. Please inform   us the title of your talk as early as possible. We shall appreciate, if you send your Abstract of not more than 300 words latest by 31st August 2014.

Looking forward to active participation of scholars in making this event a grand success, and waiting for a prompt response,

Mrs. Sadia Rashid
President, Intl. Association for Unani Medicine

Prof. H. S. Zillur Rahman
Organising Chairman & President Ibn Sina Academy

Prof. S. M. Razaullah Ansari
Organising Secretary & General Secretary, Ibn Sina Academy

Prof. Dr. Abdul Hannan
General Secretary, Intl. Association for Unani Medicine

Dr. Abdul Moiz Shams
Organising Co-Chairman & EC, Ibn Sina Academy

Dr. Syed Ziaur Rahman
Organising Joint-Secretary & Treasurer, Ibn Sina Academy

Call for Abstract:
 Papers and posters should preferably be from the theme and core areas mentioned above.
 Abstract must be in Microsoft Word Document 2007 and in Times New Roman, font size12.

Use single line spacing and 2.5 cm margins all around.

Text in abstract should not be more than 300 words, excluding title and affiliation. Abstract must be mailed latest by 31st August, 2014.

Registration fee:
Upto 31 August ’14
Upto 30 September ’14
IAMMS Members
1500 INR
2000 INR
Non Members
2500 INR
3000 INR
1500 INR
2000 INR
Accompanying Person
800 INR
1000 INR
100 US$
100 US$

Payment Mode: Demand Draft / Net Banking in favour of “Organising Secretary, International Seminar on Ibn Sina” payable at Aligarh (U.P), India.
Bank Name: Punjab National Bank, Medical College Branch, Aligarh
Bank account: 6561002100000782
IFSC: PUNB0656100

Brochure (Invitation)

Brochure (Themes, Committees and Registration Form)

Complete registration details along with title of the paper and abstract should be sent to:
Organising Joint-Secretary
International Conference on Life & Contribution of Ibn Sina”
Ibn Sina Academy of Medieval Medicine and Sciences
Tijara House, Dodhpur, Aligarh 202002 INDIA
Telephone: 0571-3290275 (O) / 08266001772 (M)
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A good number of scholars working on Ibn Sina are expected to participate in the conference from India and abroad specifically from Iran, Germany, Indonesia, USA, Israel, Turkey, Pakistan and Bangladesh.

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