About GulfThoracic 2016

The GulfThoracic Congress proudly presents its seventh annual meeting being held at the Grand Hyatt Dubai, UAE on 9-12 March 2016. The Scientific Committee is planning a very comprehensive Scientific Program catering for all specialties of Pulmonary/ Thoracic Medicine covering state-of-the-art Lectures, Update Presentations, Workshops, Panel Discussions, Interactive Sessions, Master Clinician Sessions, Challenging Clinical Cases, and Research Abstract Presentations. At the GulfThoracic Congress you will find what you aim for on all fields related to Pulmonary/ Thoracic Medicine including but not limited to:

  • Asthma
  • COPD
  • Pulmonary Infections
  • Interstitial Lung Diseases
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pleural Diseases
  • Chest Imaging
  • Sleep Medicine
  • Orphan Diseases of the Lungs
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Interventional Pulmonology
  • Respiratory Care
  • Venous Thromboembolism
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Pediatric Pulmonology
  • Research in Pulmonary Medicine
  • Abstracts Oral Presentations
  • Medical Students Forum

The GulfThoracic Congress 2016 is the seventh joint meeting of the Saudi Thoracic Society (STS) and the Emirates Allergy and Respiratory Society (EARS), in collaboration with the American Thoracic Society (ATS) and European Respiratory Society (ERS), with special participation from The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, USA, The Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospitals, UK, Al Faisal University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, and Saudi Society for Respiratory Care (SSRC)

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Who Should Attend

All specialties related to Thoracic Medicine which includes but not limited to: Pulmonologists, Thoracic Surgeons, Allergist & Immunologist, Intensivists, Respiratory Oncologists, Internists, Primary Care Physicians, Radiologists, Pharmacists, Scientists, Respiratory Care Specialists, Technologists, Nursing Staff, as well as advocates and Researchers in Public Health and Health Promotion including Environmental and Occupational Health.

GulfThoracic 2016 aims to create a platform for regional medical practitioners to engage exchange and experience the latest and best practice methods in Thoracic Medicine.

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