Welcome note

Dr. Musaed Alzahrani

Head of ENT department ,KFSH

Dammam & Conference president

Dear Colleagues,

It is our pleasure to welcome you all to the 2nd Vertigo and hearing disorders Forum in the eastern province of saudi arabia. Vertigo has great impact on the quality of our patients life and its important to understand the underlying causes and best available management to improve their quality of life.
This meeting will cover different aspect of vertigo and dizziness from Peripheral to central causes. Very distinguished speakers; international, regional and local of recognized expertise in the field from different specialties well be present to share their knowledge and exchange ideas of new advances in diagnosis and management of vertigo and hearing disorders.
in parallel to the conference, there will be various workshops with hands on training on the diagnostic and therapeutic tools of vestibular and audiological tool.

Call for abstract

Poster Presentations

Middle east Vertigo and hearing disorders forum invites individuals to submit abstracts for poster presentations related to the subject.

Research Reports

Abstracts must contain original scientific data collected by the author(s). All reports must be based on work that has already been completed. No studies “in progress” will be accepted. .Any established research design or method may be used.

Submission of Poster Presentations

Format
Language: All abstracts are to be written in English. The Scientific Committee reserves the right to cancel abstracts where the English structure makes comprehension difficult
Submission: All abstracts must be submitted via email abstract@vertigoforum.com . This should be limited to a maximum of 500 words and should include the following:

Title of abstract
Names and contact details of author(s) {organization, city /country, email, phone numbers, fax numbers and mailing address}. Please indicate the name of the presenter/s clearly and ..provide a 3-line biography of the author/s with your abstract The abstract must be structured under the following headings clearly ( Purpose, Relevance, Participants, Methods, , Analysis, Results, and Conclusions.. )Please provide evidence of ethical approval and funding acknowledgements if any

You will be notified of receipt of your abstract by email. If you do not receive an email within three weeks of submission for additional queries please contact us by email.

Important dates ; 20st of January 2018 – Last date for submission of abstracts

Selection Criteria
-Abstracts will be evaluated through a blind review process and scored based upon the following criteria
-Relevance to the conference topics.
-Scientific merit of research (including methodological rigor and contemporary contribution to knowledge
-Quality, clarity and completeness of abstracts

Presentation Specifications

Poster Presentation Specifications

-Information should be summarized using brief written statements and, graphic materials, (such as photographs, charts, graphs, and diagrams) mounted on standard size ready use roll up stand small size

-Authors must prepare all posters beforehand in a form enabling easy mounting

-Title must be displayed clearly at the top of the poster and should include the names of the author(s) and the institution(s) of origin

Display and presentation

-Poster presenters are responsible for mounting and taking down their poster during the conference -Designated times for poster presentations will be incorporated into the conference

-Poster presenters should be available to discuss their posters with the conference participants during these periods and during the coffee breaks

-Depending upon the number of poster presentations accepted, posters may be on display throughout the conference

Terms & Conditions

-The Scientific Committee reserves the right to make the final decision about the abstract acceptance and its scheduling into the program based on topics and time constraints

-All abstracts must be prepared using the poster presentation submission guidelines -Each presenter may submit a maximum of two (2) abstracts

-Each abstract submission must indicate if the material was published or presented in any prior conferences or if it received any awards

-All presenters must register to attend the conference within a maximum of 1 week of acceptance of the abstract and be present at the time of the conference -A certificate of appreciation will be given to all the presenters to honor their presentation

-Presenters must not use the session as a marketing opportunity for products\ equipmentt -Fee or payment of travel /living expenses or registration charges will not be provided

-Accepted Abstract Authors will have their abstract published in The Vertigo conference printed materials if any

WE LOOK FORWARD TO RECEIVING YOUR ABSTRACTS

Topics

                                                          1- Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo.

                                                          2- Ménière’s disease.

                                                          3- Vestibular migraine and other central vertigo.

                                                          4- Cochlear implant and vestibular system.

                                                          5- Diagnosis of vertigo and vestibular lab settings.

                                                          6- Vestibular rehabilitation and physical therapy.

                                                          7- Acute vertigo management.

                                                          8- Primary health care rule in vertigo.

Workshops

CERVICAL VESTIBULAR EVOKED MYOGENIC POTENTIAL & ELECTROCOCHLEOGRAPHY WORKSHOP.
Early-bird 100 SAR

Details

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Vestibular rehabilitation
Early-bird 100 SAR

Details

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VIDEO HEAD IMPULSE TEST (VHIT)

 

 

Early-bird 100 SAR

Details

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How to start and planning AVT session
Early-bird 100 SAR

Details

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VIDEONYSTGMOGRPHY WORKSHOP

 

 

Early-bird 100 SAR

Details

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Target Audience

– Otolaryngologists

– Neurologists

– Physical Therapists

– Audiologists

– Family Physicians

– ER Physicians

– Nurses

– Speech therapists

– Medical Students

– All Healthcare professionals

Speakers

Dr. Tarek ElDessouky

MBBCH, MSc, M.D.

    Dr. Ghalib Azzeh

      Dr. Rami Hazmi

        Dr. Mahmoud Mahrous

          Sp.Abdulrahman AlDahmashi

            Sp .Abdulrahman Ashour‏

              Dr. Abdulrahman Alkhateeb

                Dr. Fayez alzahrani

                  Dr. EMAN NASSIM

                  CONSULTANT, ADULT NEUROLOGY DEPARTMENT ,KFSH-DAMMAM

                    Dr. BASSANT SOLIMAN

                    CONSULTANT

                      Dr. ALFARGHAL MOHAMMED

                        Dr. Ahmed Bukhari

                          Dr. Fahad Alsaab

                            Dr. Mohamed Fawzy

                              Dr. Hazim

                                Dr. Foad AlGhamdi

                                  Dr. Ali Almomen

                                    Dr. Mohamed Alshehabi

                                      Dr. Samy Qashkary

                                        Dr. Huda Bubshait

                                          Dr. Fatima Al Turki

                                            SP. Omnia Arab

                                              Dr. Rasha Hamdi Elkabarity

                                              Assisstant Professor Lecturer of Audio-Vestibular Medicine, Otolargyngology Department , Faculty of Medicine, Ain Shams University

                                                Dr. Amal Ahmad Al-Shaikh

                                                  Schedule

                                                  Event registration

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                                                  CME

                                                  Physicians
                                                  Early-bird 250 SAR
                                                  Regular fees 350 SAR

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                                                  Non Physicians
                                                  Early-bird 150 SAR
                                                  Regular fees 250 SAR

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                                                  Venue

                                                  Le Meridien, Al Khobar

                                                  Contacts & Location

                                                  Contacts

                                                  Al Salem Boulevard, Corniche
                                                  info@vertigoforum.com
                                                  (+966) 548690811
                                                  @CME4HS
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