Over 42 top-notch speakers and 1700 professionals from different parts of the world will gather at the 2nd Annual Radiology Meeting in the UAE (ARM) at Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Center…..reports Asian Lite News
Held under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, Minister of Finance and President of the Dubai Health Authority, the specialised and dedicated conference and exhibition for radiology and diagnostic imaging will continue until 7th of November 2017.
The 2nd Annual Radiology Meeting in the UAE is organised by INDEX Conferences & Exhibitions, member of INDEX Holding, in partnership with the Radiology Society of the Emirates, and it is supported by the Radiology Society of Saudi Arabia, the European Society of Radiology and the UAE-India Business Council.
The conference agenda features 66 scientific sessions and lectures that will enlighten the attendees on various aspects of radiology and imaging, creating a great platform for knowledge exchange amongst conference participants and professionals in the field. The conference is also hosting a parallel three-day session that will include a session on breast imaging, and two-day sessions for radiographers.
“This is the second time we hold this important medical gathering in the UAE, and first time in Dubai,” said Dr. Abdulla Al Remeithi, Head of Radiology Society of the Emirates and Conference Chairman. “We are delighted with the participation of highly skilled and world-renowned consultant radiologists and digital imaging experts, representing various specialised departments, universities and hospitals in numerous countries, to examine the latest discoveries, technologies and practices of this important branch of medicine; radiology.”
Dr. Al Remeithi added that “This year the conference will discuss a multitude of sub-specialisations of radiology such as cardiac, pediatric, diagnostic, interventional and other types of radiology.
Prominent speakers at the event are: Dr. Christine O. Menias, M.D, Professor of Radiology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Arizona, USA; Professor Dr. Claude Pierre-Jerome MD, Associate Professor of Radiology –Researcher, Akershus University Hospital – Oslo University, Lørenskog, Norway; Dr. Fozy Peer, Assistant Director, Nuclear Medicine Department at Inkosi Albert Luthuli Central Hospital in Durban, South Africa. / President of ISRRT; Dr. Heba Ibrahim Ali, MBBS, MD, Radiology Specialist, Neurospinal hospital and OMSS Radiology center, Dubai, U.A.E.
Dr. Hong Dae Kim MD ,Ph.D.,Consultant Physician, Division Head of Imaging & Lab Sheikh Khalifa Specialty Hospital, Ras Al Khaimah, UAE; Dr. Hossameldin Kotob MD, Radiologist, Zayed Military Hospital, Abu Dhabi, UAE; Dr. Jung-Gi Im MD, Consultant Radiologist, Sheikh Khalifa Specialty Hospital, Ras Al Khaimah, UAE; Prof. Laszlo Tabar – M.D.,F.A.C.R.(Hon), Radiology Specialist, Professor Emeritus of Radiology Uppsala University, Faculty of Medicine, Sweden. Medical Director Emeritus, Department of Mammography, Falun Central Hospital, Sweden; Prof. Laura Oleaga MD, PhD, Professor of General Radiology, Chair of the ESR Education Committee; Dr. Makki Almuntashri FRCPC, DABR, Assistant Professor for Neuroradiology and Fellowship Program Director, King Abdulaziz Medical City (KAMC), Riyadh, KSA; Dr. Manzoor Ahmed MD, MBBS, Consultant Radiologist, Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi are also attending.
Others are: Dr. Mehmood A. Siddiqui M.B, DNB (Radiodiagnosis), DMRD, Specialist Radiologist, Rashid Hospital Dubai, UAE; Dr. Mohamed Karji Almarzooqi, Interventional Radiologist & Interventional NeuroRadiologist;, Dr. Moulay Meziane – MD, Radiologist / Chief of the Imaging Institute, Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi; Dr. Priyank Gupta MD, FRCR, DNB, EDiR, Specialist Radiologist, Rashid Hospital, Dubai Health Authority; Professor Dr. Raad Mohiaddin MB, ChB , MSc, PhD, FRCR, FRCP, FESC, Consultant physician (Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance), Royal Brompton Hospital and Harefield NHS Trust, London, UK; Dr. Rauf Yousaf, Clinical Radiologist and Medical Board Chairman, North Queensland and Territory X-Ray; Dr. Saeed Yahya Al Sayari – MD, Consultants Radiologist; Shaikh Khalifa Medical City (SKMC), Abu Dhabi, UAE; Dr. Safaa Al Mohdar, Consultant Cardiologist, Zayed Military Hospital, Abu Dhabi; Dr. Salah El Rai, Head of Radiology Department, Sheikh Khalifa General Hospital; Dr. Sreeram Eswara Vara Prasada Rao, Senior Specialist Registrar, Department of Radiology, Rashid Hospital, Dubai, UAE; Dr. Suresh K. Mukherji – MD, MBA, FACR, Professor and Chairman, Walter. F. Patenge Endowed Chair; Department of Radiology Michigan State University; Dr. Vassil Nikolov Zefov, MD, Acting Head of Radiology Department, Specialist Senior Registrar, Latifa Hospital, Dubai, UAE etc.
More than 40 participating brands in the field of radiology and diagnostic imaging will showcase their cutting-edge equipment and most updated medical devices used in the field at the event exhibition.