The Unit of Siddha Medicine, University of Jaffna, Northern Provincial Department of Indigenous medicine and Ministry of AYUSH, Government of India, New Delhi were collaboratively organized that the 1st International Conference & Exhibition on Siddha Medicine (ICESM 2018) was held from 23rd to 27th February 2018, in Unit of Siddha Medicine, University of Jaffna with the theme of ‘ Healthy Soul & Body through Nature ’.
The Exhibition was inaugurated by Mr. G. Kunaseelan/ Northern Province Minister of Health on 23rd February 2108. The pre-conference workshop was commenced on that day. Resource persons were coming from India and Malaysia for this event.
Several guests and people including the Mr.K.Sarveswaran/ Minister of Education, NP; Prof. R. Vigneswaran/ Vice-Chancellor, University of Jaffna; Mr.S.Thiruvaharan/Secretary, Ministry of Health, NP; Dr. G. Senthilvel/ Co-ordinator, Ministry of Ayush, India; Members of Siddha Medicine Board of Management; Researchers from different fields in India and Malaysia; Siddha Medical Officers and Traditional Physicians were participated in this event.