Salalah, The 21st Annual National Conference
of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgeons of Oman (Omanorl 2018)
began at Sultan Qaboos Youth Complex for Culture and Entertainment
in Salalah today under the patronage of Sayyid Mohammed bin Sultan
al-Busaidi, Minister of State, Governor of Dhofar.
Dr. Khalid bin Mohammed al-Meshaikhi, Director General of
Health Services in the Governorate of Dhofar said in his speech during
the opening ceremony that Omanorl 2018 and the 11th Otolaryngology,
Head and Neck Symposium, to be held on the sidelines of the
conference, will both review the latest developments in the treatment of
ENT, head and neck diseases.
On the sidelines of the three-day conference, the Minister of
State and the Governor of Dhofar, inaugurated the accompanying
health exhibition for the sponsoring companies of the conference. The
exhibition contains the latest and most important medical equipment,
instruments and endoscopes used in otolaryngology.
Around 400 ENT specialists from the GCC, Arab countries, Asia,
Europe, America and Canada are attending the conference, as well as
100 speakers from within and outside the Sultanate.
Omanorl 2018 is organised by the Oman ENT Society, in
cooperation with the Directorate General of Health Services in the
Governorate of Dhofar, Sultan Qaboos University (SQU), Medical
Services in the Armed Forces and the Gulf ENT Society.
Source: Oman News Agency