DUBAI, UAE, April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --
Following a successful presentation by Dr. Mouza Al Sharhan - President, Emirates Medical Association (EMA) & President of the Emirates Pathology Society (EPS), the board of the Arab Division of The International Academy of Pathology (IAP-AD) has awarded the hosting of its 2015 annual meeting to Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
Under the theme "New Horizons in Pathology", the IAP-AD 27th Annual Meeting will be held jointly with the 2nd Annual Meeting of the Emirates Pathology Society (ESPC2015), between 25th and 28th November 2015, at the Conrad Hotel, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
According to Dr. Mouza Al Sharhan, the field and science of pathology plays a vital role in the effective diagnosis of diseases with up to 70% of clinical decisions based on laboratory test results.
The Pathology Society anticipates wide participation from pathologists throughout the region, including leaders, board members and faculty of Arab Pathology Organizations and leading international speakers. Luminaries in the field will gather to discuss the state-of-the-art practice in Anatomic Pathology through keynote talks, case discussions, workshops and interactive sessions.
"The scientific and educational program is being formulated in collaboration with the IAP-AD and with participation from a local, regional and international advisory committee whose members are world leading experts in the field of pathology. The content will be of the highest international calibre. Specific topics will include: Breast Pathology, Neuropathology, Genitourinary / Nephropathology, Female Reproductive Pathology, Pediatric Pathology, and Digital Pathology. Two pre-conference workshops, Dermatopathology and Haematopathology, complete the course offerings," Dr. Al Sharhan said.
"We would like extend our sincere appreciation to the IAP-AD for the confidence extended to the Emirates Pathology Society, to the Dubai Health Authority and to all our strategic partners for their continued support," she added.
Note to the Editor:
The Emirates Pathology Society (EPS) of Emirates Medical Association (EMA) was founded in 1990. Its goal is to provide structure and leadership to pathologists in the UAE. The society, through its elected board members and strong scientific program, works to enhance the practice of Pathology. It aims at encouraging cooperation between pathologists in the different sectors and optimizing the use of the available resources.
In line with the EPS mission to provide and develop excellence in Pathology education, the 2nd Emirates Pathology Conference 2015 will provide a unique platform for the exchange of the latest advancements in the field of Pathology and its subspecialties.
SOURCE Emirates Pathology Society (EPS)