Tuesday 9th of April, 2013, Armani Hotel, Armani Ballroom
Dubai - United Arab Emirates: In collaboration with EuroSpine (the Spine Society of Europe), Emirates Neuroscience Society, and with the participation of the Gulf Neurosurgical Society, PAN Arab Neurosurgical Society, the Neuro Spinal Hospital in Dubai announces the 14th Dubai Spine Conference, under the patronage of chairperson of Dubai HealthCare City Authority HRH Princess Haya Bint Al Hussein, Wife of HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai.
The topics will be:
Safety in spine surgery
Advances in the management of degenerative disc diseases
Principle of Peripheral Nerve Surgery:
The event will be held from the 9th of April to the 11th of April, 2013, at the Conference Hall of the Armani Hotel, Burj Khalifa.
The conference will Start on Tuesday morning, on the 9th of April, the 14th Dubai Spine Conference, will be focused mainly on the safety in spinal surgeries and advanced techniques in the treatment of degenerative disc diseases , in addition to the principles of surgeries of the peripheral nerve of upper extremity . The opening ceremony will be attended by His Excellency Engineer Essa Al Maidoor, Director-General of the Dubai Health Authority ( DHA)and Prof. C.Bolger past president of EuroSpine and head of Neurosurgery in Dublin University Ireland and Dr.Amr Al Shawarby, President of the Emirates Neuroscience Society at the Emirates Medical Association.
The conference will open at 8.00am with the first session of lecture and the official opening will be at 10.00 am and will be attended by a large number of neurosurgeons, orthopedic surgeons and spine surgeons, and other related medical specialties.
Dr. Abdul Karim Msaddi, President of the Conference, said that the three days Conference, will show the results of more than 90 scientific papers, speeches and debates. These researchers are specialized in spine surgeries and diseases and are the representatives of the most important centers from America, Europe, Asia and Arab countries.
Dr. Msaddi said this conference will discuss mainly the very important subject in spine surgery:
-the safety of the patients how to maximize the safety and minimize the side effect and complications.
Many world leaders in spine surgery will present their expertise and will include lectures on latest technologies and treatments.
Dr. Msaddi added that for the Second time at the level of medical conferences in the UAE, will be organizing a Hands on Practical workshops with two training sessions for surgeons wishing to gain experience on spine and peripheral nerves surgeries, to improve their knowledge and reach the best level possible in new spinal surgical techniques and the microsurgery of the neck nerves and the upper extremity, under the supervision of the most expert international faculty.
Between 350- 400 physicians are expected to attend this conference such as specialists in neurosurgery and spine surgery, orthopedic surgery and emergency and rehabilitation of nervous system, to find out the latest developments and techniques of diagnostic and therapeutic, and access to recent research, and benefit from the expertise of medical excellence and technologies.
The most well-known international experts will participate and speak at the conference: Professor Jean-Charles Le Huec, , and Professor Richard Assaker from France, Professor Andreas Weidner, Professor Michael Mayer, Professor Henry Halm and Professor Bernhard Meyer from Germany and, Professor Daniel Kim and Professor Haroon F. Choudhri ,Professor David wong and Professor Richard Fessler from the United States of America, Professor Max Aebi from Switzerland, Professor Alberto Zerbi, Debora Garozzo and Massimo Balsano from Italy, Professor Jorg Bahm and Marek Szpalski from Belgium, and Professor Ciaran Bolger from Ireland, etc.
The conference is continuing of a long series of conferences in collaboration with the Emirates Neuroscience Society, the Pan Arab Neurosurgical Society and the Gulf Neurosurgical Society. The events gather experts and researchers in the field of Neurosurgery from around the world. They share their experience and knowledge with doctors and specialists who work in the field of diagnosis, treatment and surgery of the spine and peripheral nerve surgeries. This workshop has had a tangible effect on the development of the profession (public and private sectors), and brings excellence of benefits in the field of spine surgery and peripheral nerve to UAE ,whole Gulf and Arabic world , and makes the city of Dubai as the first medical destination in the GCC.
Dr. Abdul Karim Msaddi
President of the conference