Muscat, The 7th Congress of the American
Association of Clinical Endocrinologist s(AACE) (Gulf Branch) was
opened today under the patronage of Sayyid Shihab bin Tariq al-Said,
His Majesty the Sultan's Advisor.
The conference is organized by AACE in cooperation with the
Ministry of Health, Sultan Qaboos University (SQU) and SQU Hospital
with participation of 1,300 healthcare professionals from the Middle
East, as well as high-level international, regional and local speakers.
The inauguration of the conference was attended by a number of
their highnesses, ministers, undersecretaries.
The conference presents the latest developments on diabetes and
endocrinology and discloses the latest research developments and
studies in this area which will provide the highest quality standards in
The conference seeks to enhance knowledge in the field of
diabetes, stress, obesity, fat and cholesterol, as well as the most
common glands and thyroid diseases. The conference will present the
latest developments, both pharmaceutical and related devices.
The 7th AACE Congress will present the latest medical research
from the region. Committees from the conference will review and
evaluate medical research from all over the world and honor the
winners. Pharmaceutical companies will provide publications and
training in relation to their new medicines and products, and honor
some doctors for their outstanding efforts in improving knowledge and
medical care in the region.
Source: Oman News Agency