Minister of HealthConference ChairmanExecutive Chairman
Message from the Ministry of Health & Prevention, UAE
On behalf of the Ministry of Health, United Arab Emirates (UAE), we would like to welcome you to the 8th Dubai Otology, Neurotology & Skull Base Surgery Conference and Exhibition which will be held from the November 18 – 20, 2020. The primary interest of the UAE’s leadership is to provide UAE Nationals and expatriates, the highest standard and best quality of health care services that fulfill their wellbeing. Our future vision for health, coincides with the development plans of the UAE in all sectors & position ourselves as of one of the world’s leading and respected health care service providers. At the Ministry of Health hosting, attending and speaking at conferences such as this one is part of our strategic vision. We are proud to have hosted esteemed international conferences and we are well aware of the importance of these conferences, which bring together the very best international and regional talent.
This conference in particular, is one of the biggest in the region in the field of Otology, Neurotology & Skull Base Surgery and is a platform where international speakers in this highly specialized field, will get an opportunity to discuss and understand the latest advances.
UAE Ministry of Health is adopting a comprehensive methodology which focuses on various channels of healthcare advancement including medical education, training and innovation so as to benefit every member of the community.
The Ministry of Health wishes all the participants and guests of Dubai Otology 2020 a successful participation and a very pleasant stay in Dubai.
H.E. Abdul Rahman Mohammed Al Owais Ministry of Health & Prevention United Arab Emirates
Message from the Conference Chairman
On behalf of the scientific committee, it gives me great pleasure to welcome you to the 8th edition of the Dubai Otology, Neurotology and Skull Base Surgery Conference and Exhibition – Dubai Otology – the only
specialized event of its kind in the region, which is taking place from the
18th to the 20th of November, 2020 at Mohammed Bin Rashid Academic
Medical Centre in Dubai.
Being held under the patronage of H.E. Abdul Rahman Mohammed Al Owais, Minister of Health and Prevention in the UAE, Dubai Otology is focusing on the latest scientific advances in the treatment and management of ear, hearing, balance disorders and related skull base disorders.
Over the years, the Dubai Otology, Neurotology and Skull Base Surgery department has been at the forefront of innovation owing to the rapid advances in the field of medical research and the advent of new technologies. Additionally, considering that inner ear is one of the most challenging systems to study, as scientific committee, we recognize the need for an annual gathering of best minds in the field of Otology, where the most advanced research studies and breakthroughs in technologies could be explored in great depth and detail.
Dubai Otology presents a comprehensive scientific agenda, bringing together the Best of the Best speakers from the last 7 editions and featuring a number of high-quality scientific sessions on Vertigo, Hearing Loss, Tinnitus, Skull Base Surgery, Cochlear Implant and Implantable Hearing Aids. In addition, a number of dedicated workshops such as cadaveric workshop and Advance Vestibular Workshop focusing on Balance, Hearing and Speech Language Specialties will offer industry professionals a new insight on their respective fields of clinical expertise. Running parallel to the conference, a dedicated exhibition will present top brands and leading exhibitors in Otology new opportunities to showcase their latest technologies and interact with top doctors, experts and industry colleagues to generate business opportunities. I take this opportunity to thank all the expert speakers, esteemed doctors and surgeons, and industry partners for their unique contribution and collaboration including the Saudi Otolaryngology Society & Society of Otolaryngologists of Nepal for their invaluable support for Dubai Otology. I wish everyone attending Dubai Otology a highly promising and enriching scientific experience and hope you enjoy your stay in Dubai.
Ahmad Alamadi Conference Chairman Dubai Otology 2020
Message from the Executive Chairman
As the region’s leading specialized medical event, we are indeed very proud to host the 8th edition of Dubai Otology, Neurotology and Skull Base Surgery Conference and Exhibition – Dubai Otology, which promises to shed new light on the latest surgical techniques and current treatment practices in this highly evolving medical field.
In line with UAE’s Vision 2021 which aims to rank the UAE among the best countries in the world in terms of the quality of healthcare and raise the level of healthcare system at par with international standards, this event is specially designed for experts in Otology, Neurotology and Skull Base Surgery, in order to facilitate knowledge enhancement and exchange of vital information in this field.
Keeping this in mind, Dubai Otology 2020 features a comprehensive agenda to focus on the most important topics in Otology and brings together top ENT experts, surgeons and specialists from across the world to learn about new treatment patterns and share new breakthroughs in medical research. Running parallel to the conference, the exhibition provides leading brands and technology companies specialized in Otology a vibrant platform to interact with all visitors and participants as well as showcase their breakthrough tools and technologies.
On this occasion, I would like to thank all our partners, sponsors, esteemed guests and exhibiting companies for their continuous support for Dubai Otology and wish to extend my gratitude to our partners for their key contribution in making this high-profile event a big success.
I sincerely hope that everyone attending Dubai Otology 2020 will find the agenda useful and it will help them in their respective fields.
Looking forward to welcoming you all and wishing you a pleasant stay in Dubai.