We are delighted to welcome you to the 6th Child Health Annual Meeting (PIT) of Indonesian Pediatric Society from October 5 to 9, 2013. Indonesian Pediatric Society Central Java Branch as a committee had chosen Indonesian Pediatric Society Solo Representative for this annual scientific meeting.
The Scientific Meeting theme “ Acceleration of MDGs 2015 achievement with comprehensive management of pediatric problems “ consist of plenary symposium, parallel symposium, meet the expert, clinical practice, free paper (oral and poster presentation) and lunch symposium which will focus on basic and clinical knowledge in the management of pediatric problems to accelerate the MDGs 2015 achievement. This event is important for all Indonesian pediatricians, pediatric residents, other specialists, and general practitioners.
In this event, our logo is a couple of boy and girl wearing traditional Solonese outfit with flower and mountain ("gunungan") as the background, the main colour is yellow. It means the concern of Indonesian Pediatric Society to childrens’ health and welfare, symbolized by a couple of boy and girl brought up a local wise environment. A yellow flower is a symbol of growth in children. Mountain ("gunungan") describes a big hope of the children future as the next national development generation.
The committee of the 6th Child Health Annual Scientific Meeting is looking forward to welcoming you to Solo and wish for an interesting scientific meeting and enjoy staying in this cultural city. Although Solo is a small city, Solo has long period history of Javanese culture and well knowning for city with the brand of “ the Spirit of Java “. There are two kingdoms in Solo, they are Kasunanan Paku Buwono and Mangkunegaran. Solo is also popular with sport, entertainment, culture, culinary and of course batik-shopping! Solo has two batik centres, they are Kampung Batik Laweyan and Kampung Batik Kauman. One of Solo’s tourist destinations is Danar Hadi Batik Museum, where you can see the various antique batik collections as well as learn how to make batik pattern. About the culinary, Solo has many kinds of dishes for you to taste, like nasi liwet, srabi notosuman, gudeg ceker and thengkleng. Why not stepping off to see Candi Sukuh and Candi Cetho in Karanganyar regency during your stay in Solo? It will gives you a unique experience.
See you soon in Solo.
Prof. Dr. Harsono Salimo, dr., Sp.A(K)