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Jumeirah at Etihad Towers Hotel # | Abu dhabi, UAE
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Specialty: Dermatology
Dates: From Nov, 17, 2017 to Nov, 19, 2017
Location: Abu dhabi, UAE
Type: Conference
Registration Cost: From 240 to 640 USD
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Jumeirah at Etihad Towers Hotel #



Jumeirah at Etihad Towers Hotel offers not only one of the largest event facilities in Abu Dhabi, but also one of the most impressive.With the stunning Mezzoon Ballroom, which can host up to 1,400 guests to 13 meeting rooms, a Business Centre and Bridal Suite, all our spaces share a sense of elegance and grandeur. All venues are fully equipped with state-of-the-art technology, including HD projectors, and our dedicated in-house audio visual team and event planner will make sure everything runs smoothly on the day. Plus we provide complimentary internet access throughout, with wireless touchscreen media controllers and much more. A multinational pool of experienced chefs from around the culinary globe are on hand to deliver an imaginative and exciting new banqueting product which inspires clients to not only just choose their menus but to also create them within the Banqueting Selector Menu guidelines, bringing a new bespoke banqueting approach to Abu Dhabi and the Middle East. Whatever the event you’re hosting, we’ll help you make sure it’s an resounding success. If you would like to take a virtual tour of our meeting rooms, ballrooms, prefunction areas and event spaces please click here. Our virtual planner web app makes it possible to design your own event set up and tour it in 3D. The Jumeirah at Etihad Towers virtual planner app is also available for iPads on the App Store
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Event Overview
Welcome message:

The Emirates Dermatology Society is proud to announce the first yearly EDS Conference. This premier conference is scheduled to be held on 17 – 19 November 2017, Jumeirah at Etihad Towers Hotel, in Abu Dhabi – United Arab Emirates.

The aim of Emirates Dermatology Society Conference 2017 is to provide a forum of the highest standard for scientific (clinical & experimental), educational and social exchange between professionals involved in Dermatology care (adult & paediatrics) in order to achieve progress in the clinical care of patients. It also aims to build bridges between dermatologists practicing all over the world to easily exchange knowledge and experience.

Excellence in dermatology advances occurs at many levels, from the individual dermatologists to the collective profession, and it occurs across many areas. Our sessions are divided into 8 tracks, peer dermatology societies updates, in addition to hands-on workshops. The program is planned to cover a number of educational subjects, naming few: Paediatric Dermatology, Dermatopathology, Cosmetic Dermatology, and Laser and Phototherapy. Please check the conference website regularly for additions and changes.

EDS 2017 promises to set the first pillar for this yearly planned conference, to be the cornerstone and foundation for an international scientific meeting place, and to be the core of dermatology studies.

We look forward to seeing you in Abu Dhabi, 17-19 November 2017!


Hussein Abdel Dayem, MD

Zuhair Al Fardan, MD, FRCSC

Sultan Al Khenaizan, M.B.B.S

Khalid Alnaqbi, MD, MSc, FRCPC, FACP, FACR

Khaled Alnuaimi

Humaid Al Wahshi, MD, FRCP

Ashraf Badawi, MD, PHD

Mohamad Ali Buraik, MD, ICDP-UEMS

Dimitre Dimitrov

Sara Edward, FRCP

Reem El Bahtimi, MD, FCAP

Mowafak Hamodat, M.D., MB.CH.B, MSc., FRCPC

Walayat Hussain, BSc (Hons) MB, ChB, MRCP, FRACP, FACMS

Henry Francois Jordaan, MBCHB, MMED, MAKAD

Simon Meggitt

Ashraf Reda, MBCHB, MD, FMGEM

Cliff Rosendahl, MBBS PhD

Anthony Rossi, MD, FAAD

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Late Registration From: 2017-08-17 To: 0--
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Group Registrations:

Group registrations not allowed

Accompanying Persons:

Accompanying persons not allowed

Registration Documents:
Letter of invitation:
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Letter of confirmation:
We don’t provide Letter of Confirmation
Proof of professional / educational status:
We don’t need Proof of professional/educational status
Online Abstract Submission:

We don’t accept Online Abstracts

We look forward to welcoming you to the the Emirates Dermatology Society Annual Conference 2017. In order to help with your planning, the following special negotiated rates for EDSC 2017 Delegates are available in Jumeirah at Etihad Towers:
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All rooms cancelled and no-shows will be subject to a cancellation fee of 100%.

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Submission Info

The Emirates Dermatology Society (EDS) is excited to announce the 1st yearly EDS Conference. The aim of the EDS Conference is to become the premiere national educational and scientific meeting for the dermatology community in the region. The conference will be held at the Jumeirah at Etihad Towers in Abu Dhabi, UAE. The conference will be held November 17 – 19, 2017. The program is designed to appeal to clinicians, multidisciplinary healthcare professionals, scientists and educators in the dermatology field.

The scientific program has been designed to promote discussion of the most significant developments in clinical practice, research and education. There are opportunities for poster displays. We welcome posters that have been presented recently at other conferences. We are interested in receiving case reports from clinicians as well as abstracts from dermatology fellows or trainees in other specialties.

Scientific abstracts are welcomed in one of the following thematic categories:

Medical Dermatology

Paediatric Dermatology


Cosmetic Dermatology

Aesthetic Surgery

Clinical Cases

Laser and Phototherapy

Abstracts will be reviewed by the Abstract Sub-Committee and submitters will be notified of the committee’s decision.  The presenting author is expected to be available to post and remove their poster.

Abstract submission deadline 2017-08-16
Editorial Guidelines for Abstract Submission

Maximum of 300 words (not including names and affiliations) in a 10 point Times New Roman font

Include and underline full name of presenting author as well as Hospital and University affiliations

Include full mailing address, telephone and e-mail address

Abstract should include poster title, author(s), identifying the presenting author, institution, rationale, methods, results, conclusions, and financial support

Deadline for Abstract submission is June 29, 2017

All submissions must be in English only

Each presenter is allowed to submit a maximum of 4 posters

Submit abstracts to our conference management company, KIT Group Middle East by email ( as a word attachment.


By submitting an abstract for consideration, it is understood that the presenting author agrees to register for the conference and pay the registration fee. In addition, the presenting author agrees to assume all expenses related to attending the conference, including travel, accommodation and ancillary expenses

International submissions will be considered

Late submissions will not be considered


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Opprtunitites are available for you to take part in this first edition of EDS Yearly Conference. Please check the Sponsorship Prospectus!

For more information, please email

Organising Agency

Organizer , K.I.T. Group Middle East FZ LLC

Phone: 011-971-2-245-0057


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