SOA President Welcome Note
Dr. Abdulaziz Zamil Alomar, MBBS, MSc, FRCSC
President of the Saudi Orthopaedic Association
On behalf of the administration and members, I am pleased to welcome you to the Saudi Orthopedic Association (SOA). For over a decade, the SOA has had the privilege of serving the orthopedic and public community through enriching the knowledge about orthopedic surgery and guiding practitioners to provide an outstanding care toward patients. It is an honor to be elected as the new President of the SOA; however, the greatness of such responsibility cannot be denied.
I strongly believe the SOA unites us for a noble cause, and despite the difficulties and challenges one can face, we have always been able to achieve our goals. We will continue educating the orthopedic surgeons and other healthcare providers based on up-to-date scientific evidence and recommendationsو and we will help in taking care of orthopedic patients in the best way possible. We will raise public awareness about orthopedic surgery and facilitate the communication with the help and expertise of specialists in our field by utilizing the latest state of the art technology.
I have no doubts that enrolling all involved individuals in the process of decision making is important for a better future. Thus, I look forward to receiving from your comments and feedbacks. I appreciate your invaluable contribution to our mission.
Conference Chairman Welcome Note
Dr.Omar Ali Batouk
MD FRCSC, SSC”Ortho” , JMC”Ortho”, MMedEd
Chairman of 7th SOA 2017 Conference
It gives me great pleasure to announce and welcome you all to the most exciting event in our orthopedic community in Saudi Arabia. On behalf of the Saudi Orthopedic Association, we proudly invite you to the 7th International conference for the Saudi Orthopedic Association which will be held in Jeddah on May 13th – 15th, 2017. It will be three-days with different activities under the themes of trauma, hip and knees Arthroplasty . This event is a product of an enormous collective effort from the association members and committees. We will learn the updates and advancements from our local, regional and international speakers. We will share the experience through lectures, debates, discussions, demonstration and workshop. It will provide you with great opportunities to have an idea about other experiences from overseas too. We sincerely hope that all attendees will benefit from the scientific material that will be presented in the meeting. We encourage you all to participate in the discussion and We look forward to our annual SOA meetings becoming more successful year after year.
Jeddah is a beautiful city located in the middle of the eastern coast of the red sea known as the Bride of the Red Sea (founded 3000 years ago) and is considered the economic and tourism capital of the country. Its population is estimated around 3.4 million and it is the
second largest city after Riyadh. Jeddah has grown during the last two decades, which has made the city a center for money and business in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and a major and important port for exporting non-oil related goods as well as importing domestic needs.
– Orthopaedic Surgeons
– Trauma Surgeons
– Emergency Medicine Doctors
– Medical Students
– Orthopaedic residents
– Pain Therapists
Coming soon …
P a r k H y a t t , J e d d a h
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