Continuing Medical Education Conferences in Oman
22nd Annual National Conference of Otolaryngology & Head & Neck Surgeons of Oman to be held in Muscat, Sultanate of Oman from 25th - 26th Oct 2019. This year, we are joining forces with the 12th GCC ORL H&N Society Symposium to present you an international conference which covers all aspects of ORL, ENT and Audiology. Who should Attend: • ENT Specialists • Otologists • Neurotologists • Rhinologist • Head & Neck Surgeons • ENT/FAMCo/Emergency Residents • Family Physicians (FAMCo) • Audiologists • Phoniatricians • Speech Pathologists • Nurses - Medical/Nursing Students Conference Highlights: • Comprehensive lectures on ENT (Otology, Rhinology, Pediatric, Head & Neck) • Audio vestibular workshop • Speech rehabilitation workshop • Cadaveric dissection of nose, FESS and temporal bone (Demonstration) • Tracheostomy care training course for nurses • Emergency of ENT workshop • Quality assurance in health care workshop • Free paper and video Clips • Poster presentations • Residents presentations • OSA Key Topics: • Otology • Rhinology • Head & Neck • Pediatric ENT • Audiology • Speech therapy • Panel discussions Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Nov 06 - 09, 2019 | USD $1200 | Hospital Medicine
IHF 2019 - 43rd World Hospital Congress is organized by International Hospital Federation (IHF), MCI Middle East and will be held from Nov 06 - 09, 2019 at Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre, Muscat, Oman. Description: The World Hospital Congress of the International Hospital Federation (IHF) is a unique global forum that brings together leaders of national and international hospital and healthcare organizations to discuss key drivers of national and international policy, management, financial trends and solutions in healthcare management and service delivery. Through this forum multidisciplinary exchange of knowledge, expertise and experiences are facilitated, together with dialogue on best practices in leadership in hospital and healthcare management and delivery of services. The IHF World Hospital Congress is a one-stop shop for the healthcare professional seeking the opportunity and environment in which to engage in a 360-degree learning and knowledge-sharing experience among peers. Why Attend: Offering a compelling mix of keynotes, panel discussions, paper presentations, case studies, lightning talks, posters, healthcare visits and networking activities in addition to an expansive industry exhibition, the IHF World Hospital Congress provides a comprehensive event experience that should not be missed. • Learn from thought leaders, experts and high-level professionals over three transformative days • Get updated on best practices, innovations and solutions from across the globe • Meet and network with global health leaders, hospital CEOs and industry peers • Interact and exchange knowledge and experiences with participants from 40+ countries • Hear innovative ideas and gain insights that you can apply in your organization • Explore the wonderful sites and rich culture of Oman
Dec 04 - 07, 2019 | Free | Orthopedics
SICOT 40th Orthopaedic World Congress is organized by International Society of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology / Societe Internationale de Chirurgie Orthopedique et de Traumatologie (SICOT) and will be held from Dec 04 - 07, 2019 at Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre, Muscat, Oman. Cadaver Labs, 9th SICOT Educational Day, 31st International Course on Polytrauma Management will be held on Dec 04, 2019. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
6th Annual Gulf Obesity & Metabolic Surgery Society (GOSS) Conference is organized by MCI Middle East and will be held from Dec 05 - 07, 2019 at Sheraton Oman Hotel, Muscat, Oman. Description: The Gulf Obesity Surgery Society is proud to announce the 6th Annual Gulf Obesity Surgery Society Conference (GOSS) to be hosted by the Emirates Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery. The Annual GOSS Conference has become the region's premiere educational platform in the field of bariatric surgery where practitioners, researchers and allied health professionals come to learn and network. The organizing and scientific committees of GOSS 2019 will once again unify their efforts to provide an excellent scientific program that will address all the major advancements and challenges within this field. Moreover world-renowned faculty and experts will speaking and moderating sessions that will broaden the knowledge and improve the skill sets of attendees. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
On behalf of the Organizing Committee, it is an honor to invite you to attend the 1st Regional Autism Conference “Autism: Understanding Beyond Difference” which will be held at Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre in Muscat on 24-26 January 2020. Target Audience: • Pediatricians of general specialties • Families of children with autism • Psychiatrists from general psychiatric specialties and children • Resident paediatricians • Resident psychiatrists • The teachers • Psychologists • Speech and language disorders • Occupational therapists • Physiotherapists • Behavioral analysts • Policy makers • Researchers • Non-governmental organizations • Collaborative health care providers • Medical students Description: Globally, 1 in 160 children has an autism spectrum disorder (ASD), according to World Health Organization (WHO) report. In the Gulf region, significant steps in terms of identifying children with ASD and extending the different aspects of support for them has already been taken but there’s so much more that needs to be addressed. Due to this reason, we felt the urgency of community involvement, from trainers, educators, health professionals, family members to policymakers, in the early diagnosis and treatment of children under this spectrum. This conference aims to take that brave step to raise public awareness by organizing the 1st Regional Autism Conference. We are grateful to have a rich and informative program covering genetics, autism and epidemiological aspects of the spectrum to be delivered by world-renowned speakers. We urge you to join us in this noble cause. Together, we can change the lives of our children, make them smile and see the beauty of the world regardless of this challenging condition. Overall Objectives: The objective of the conference is to improve technical skills, boost international awareness and enhance collaborations and exchange of ideas. Over the duration of the conference, the suggested themes will be tackled by the proposed international, regional and local experts in the following ways: • State-of-the-art Lectures: Each international expert is a leader in the field that he/she will speak about • Presentations: On research output from local, regional and international scholars. It will enhance collaboration, exchanging knowledge and enriching experts’ input • Workshops: To target educational staff, social developmental staff and primary care staff. These workshops will be delivered by experts in specific fields • Panel Discussions: Open to all participants, to be delivered and chaired by international, regional and local experts that will educate and eliminate all misconceptions about individuals, especially children with autism Specific Objectives: • To establish a common understanding of autism between Ministries in Oman and regional neighbours on current approaches for measuring and diagnosing children with an ASD. • To identify needs and gaps in the literature and practice of caring for autistic children. • To identify best ways to advocate for better care of children with autism. • To provide basic training methods to participants who are seeking to better understand caring for children and other individuals with autism. • To review legislation in Oman and neighbouring countries on the protection of children with autism and other disabilities.
2020 World Cancer Congress is organized by Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) and will be held from Oct 19 - 22, 2020 at Muscat, Oman. Conference Description: The event aims to strengthen the action and impact of the cancer community on national, regional and international scales through its educational programme which spans the full spectrum of cancer - from prevention and treatment to palliative care. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.