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Allied Academic Publication is a union of several esteemed academic and scientific associations known for promoting scientific journals. Established in the year 1997, Andrew John Publishing Group is a specialized Medical publisher that operates in alliance with the association and societies.  This publishing house has been built on the base of esteemed academic and research institutions including The Canadian Vascular Access Association (CVAA), The College of Audiologists & Speech Language Pathologists of Ontario(CASLPO), The Association for Public Safety Communications Officials of Canada (APCO), The Canadian Society of Internal Medicine (CSIM), The Canadian Association of Neurophysiologic Monitoring (CANM). The Canadian Hard of Hearing Association (CHHA), Sonography Canada, Canadian Association of Pathologists (CAP-ACP).

 

Date of Event: 20-21 September 2017

Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

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