Course Director

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Professor Alaa Gaafar
Professor, Alexandria Medical School,Alexandria,Egypt
Phone: (+2) 0122 743 5699
Email: gaafar_a@hotmail.com

Date & Venue

The new date is pending

International Guest Faculty

Andrew-J.-McWhorter
Andrew J. McWhorter USA
Professor, Laryngology & Voice Disorders, LSU Health Sciences Center, Baton Rouge, LA, USA

Course Content

A 3-day hands-on/Live Surgery course:
1st day: Lectures & Video presentations:

  • Basic principles and different types of laser used in ENT surgery.
  • Laser surgery instrumentation, safety & precautions.
  • Recent updates about the use of Laser in different pharyngeal & Laryngeal diseases.

2nd day: Hands-on dissection:

  • Hands-on training performed on fresh frozen Head & Neck Specimens covering the most common laser procedures in laryngeal & pharyngeal Surgery and basic airway management procedures a well.

3rd day: Live Surgery:

  • Live surgery will be transmitted from the operating room with live interactive discussion.

Course Fees

Course Details Local Participants* Participants from abroad**
Lectures & Live Surgery (two days) 2500 EGP 300 USD
lectures, Hands-on & Live Surgery (three days) 6500 EGP 850 USD

* Egyptian participants with current work in Egypt.
** Participants currently work outside Egypt.

Method of Payment

Payment can be made by one of the following methods:

  1. Cash: at the ORL Friendship Society, Alexandria.
  2. Check payable to:
    جمعية أصدقاء مرضي الأنف والأذن والحنجرة بالاسكندریة
    Gameat Asdekaa Marda Alanf Wa Alozon Wa Alhangara*
  3. Bank transfer to:
    Commercial International Bank (CIB)
    Sultan Hussein Branch- Alexandria- EGYPT
    Swift code: CIBEEGCX003
    Account name:
    جمعية أصدقاء مرضي الأنف والأذن والحنجرة بالاسكندریة
    Gameat Asdekaa Marda Alanf Wa Alozon Wa Alhangara*
    Account number (Internationals): 0389326653 (USD)
    Account number (Egyptians): 0389021197 (EGP)

** The account name must be written in Arabic OR English with the same spelling as shown above.