Welcome Message

Dear Fellow Colleagues,

On behalf of the organizing and scientific committees we would like to welcome you to the 1st Dubai Shoulder course, the first Middle East event for the shoulder surgery to be held on September 22nd – 24th, 2016 in Dubai, The United Arab Emirates at the Event Centre Dubai Festival City.

Welcome to this three-day 1st Dubai shoulder course, covering arthroscopic and prosthetic surgery. The program includes lectures by leading shoulder surgeons, a live surgery session and workshops with cadaveric workshops.

The purpose of this 1st Dubai Shoulder course is to provide strategies to equip physicians to provide the highest level of analytical, diagnostic, and treatment practice modalities specific to shoulder arthroscopy, arthroplasty, fracture management, and complex shoulder etiologies.

Bringing together expert faculty, course content focuses on known best practice, latest technological advances, and evidence based research related to shoulder care. Physicians will benefit directly from the following formats of educational interaction.

Dubai is extremely well known for its warm hospitality and rich cultural heritage, and the Emirati people are welcoming and generous in their approach to visitors. With year-round sunshine, intriguing deserts, beautiful beaches, luxurious hotels and shopping malls.

We look forward to welcoming you to the 1st Dubai Shoulder Course in Dubai, on Sep 22nd to 24th, 2016.


Ali Al Suwaidi, M.D.
Course Chairmen
Saeed Althani, M.D.
Course Chairmen
Usama H. Saleh, M.D.
Course Director
Ali Maqdes, M.D
Course Director

Committees & Faculty

Ali Al Suwaidi, MD

Consultant Orthopedic surgeon , Director, Shoulder& upper Limb unit at Burjeel Hospital , Abu dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Saeed Althani, MD

Consultant Orthopaedic, Arthroscopy and Sport Medicine and Joint Reconstruction, Tawam Hospital and MediClinic City Hospital President of Emirates Orthopedic Society Chairperson UAE AO Chapter Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Ali Maqdes, MD

Working in Al Razi Hospital - Kuwait Bone and Joint clinic - Mazzaya Clover Center - Kuwait Shoulder Orthopedic Surgeon French board certified surgeon Member of French Society of Orthopedic surgeons and Arthroscopic surgery Treasurer of Kuwait Orthopedic Society

Usama H. Saleh, MD

Orthopaedic Surgeon Medcare Orthopaedic & Spine Hospital

Mustafa Al Azab, UAE
Hamad Al Harran, Kuwait
Fahd Al Khalifa, Bahrain
Ali Al Suwaidi, UAE
Saeed Al Thani, UAE
Ziad Alqerm, Jordan
George Athwal, USA
Philippe Clavert, France
Joe De Beer, South Africa
Giovanni Di Giacomo, Italy
David Dines, USA
Jean Francoise Kempf, France

Phillippe Hardy, France
Jon J P Warner, USA
Ahmed Kandel, Egypt
Jean Kany, France
Alexandre Laedrmann, Switzerland
Duncan Lermonth, UK
Ali Maqdes, Kuwait
William Murell, UAE
Alain Ngounde, Kuwait
Boris Poberaj, Qatar
Giuseppe Porcellini, Italy
Anthony Romeo, USA

Sami Roukoz, Lebanon
Hatem Said, Egypt
Ludwig Seebauer, Germany
Khaled Shohayeb, Egypt
Bassem T. Elhassan, USA
Raid abu Taleb, KSA
Mark Tauber, Germany
Quentin Tribot Laspiere, France
Phillip Valenti, France
Jaap Williams, Netherland


Scientific Program

coming soon

Course Topics

  • Analytical
  • Diagnostic
  • Treatment practice modalities specific to shoulder arthroscopy
  • Arthroplasty
  • Fracture management
  • Complex shoulder etiologies
  • Prosthetic surgery

Course Target Audience

  • Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Trauma Surgeons
  • Sports Medicine Doctors
  • Physiotherapists
  • Orthopaedic residents
  • Emergency Medicine Doctors
  • Nurses
  • Technicians
  • Medical Students
  • Pain Therapists

registration categories and fees

Early Bird Registration Until August 18th 2016 AED 1800 - USD 495
Registration Until September 15th 2016 AED 2000 - USD 550
Onsite Registration September 22nd - 24th 2016 AED 2300 - USD 630
Non-Physicians / Residents*
Early Bird Registration Until August 18th 2016 AED 900 - USD 250
Registration Until September 15th 2016 AED 1100 - USD 300
Onsite Registration September 22nd - 24th 2016 AED 1300 - USD 360
Early Bird Registration Until August 18th 2016 AED 495 - USD 140
Registration Until September 15th 2016 AED 550 - USD 150
Onsite Registration September 22nd - 24th 2016 AED 630 - USD 175
Cadaveric Workshop
Early Bird Registration Until August 18th 2016 AED 5000 – USD 1400
Registration Until September 15th 2016 AED 6500 – USD1800
Onsite Registration September 22nd - 24th 2016 Seats Limited




Sponsors & Exhibitors

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Sponsorship of The Dubai Shoulder Course provides an excellent opportunity for companies operating within this exciting field to explore the market and interact to build lasting relationships with current and prospective clients at all levels and segments - corporate and government departments.

  • Meeting your target audience face-to-face
  • Direct selling to serious buyers in an active buying mode
  • Building prospect databases
  • Generating high-quality sales leads
  • Building relationships with existing customers
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  • Building brand awareness
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  • Positioning your company as a market leader
  • Targeting, testing and developing new markets
  • Conducting market research
  • Identifying and recruiting new distributors or partners
  • Networking with industry peers

Exhibiting at The Dubai Shoulder Course presents multiple benefits to your company, including providing a comprehensive platform for targeted promotion and brand exposure where leading members of the Orthopaedic Surgery and related medicine fields interact to encourage networking and educational opportunities, and develop its future. Showcase your products to leading experts and professionals from both corporate and governmental departments as well as allied health specialists practicing Orthopaedic Surgery related medicine.

Booking is on a first-come-first-served basis. A trade exhibition covering pharmaceutical products, diagnostics and lab tests, lab ware, medical equipment, and instruments, will be organized during the conference at the same venue.


Venue & Accommodation

Event Centre

Event Centre,
Dubai Festival City,
Dubai, United Arab Emirates,

From 22nd to 24th September, 2016.

This Course is organized by InfoPlus Events LLC


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