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Dear Fellow Colleagues,

It is our great pleasure to welcome you to the 2nd Dubai Shoulder Course, the pioneer in Middle East event for the shoulder surgery to be held on April 19th – 21st, 2018 in Dubai, The United Arab Emirates.

This three day course focuses on bringing together the expert faculty including their known best practices, latest technological advances, and new evidence-based research related to shoulder care. The course aims to provide strategies that will 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.

Expert faculty will also supervise the cadaveric surgery sessions to help train physicians in the latest clinical modalities in shoulder arthroscopy.

Physicians will benefit directly from the following formats of educational interaction.

We look forward to welcoming you to the 2nd Dubai Shoulder Course!


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
Ali Al Suwaidi, MD
Saeed Althani, MD
Shariff K. Bishai, DO
Luc Favard MD, PhD
Joseph P. Iannotti MD, PhD
Eiji Itoi ,MD, PhD
Chunyan Jiang, MD, PhD
Jean Kany, MD
Ahmad Hany Khater, MD
Rolf Michael Krifter, MD
Peter J. Millett MD, MSc
Ali Maqdes, MD
Shirish Pathak, MD
Matt Ravenscroft, MD
Usama H. Saleh, MD
Graham Tytherleigh-Strong,MD
Philippe Valenti, MD
Nikhil Verma, MD
Gilles Walch, MD
Jean David Werthel, MD


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

Endorsed by

registration categories and fees

Early Bird Registration Until AED 1800 - USD 495
Registration Until AED 2000 - USD 550
Onsite Registration AED 2300 - USD 630
Non-Physicians / Residents
Early Bird Registration AED 900 - USD 250
Registration Until AED 1100 - USD 300
Onsite Registration AED 1300 - USD 360
Early Bird Registration AED 900 - USD 250
Registration Until AED 1000 - USD 280
Onsite Registration AED 1150 - USD 320
Physiotherapists/ EMA Members
Early Bird Registration AED 700 - USD 195
Registration Until AED 800 - USD 225
Onsite Registration AED 950 - USD 265
Early Bird Registration AED 495 - USD 140
Registration AED 550 - USD 150
Onsite Registration AED 630 - USD 175
Cadaveric Workshop
Early Bird Registration Until AED 5000 – USD 1400
Registration Until AED 6500 – USD1800
Onsite Registration 19th - 21st Seats Limited
The price(s) above exclude 5% VAT as mandated by UAE Government Law


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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.


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Mohammed Bin Rashid Academic Medical Center
Dubai Healthcare City
Dubai, United Arab Emirates,

From 19th to 21st April, 2018.

This Course is organized by InfoPlus Events LLC




The nearest hotel accommodation is in 5-minute walk from MBRU (conference venue), which can be booked here
Hyatt Regency Dubai Creek Heights

Alternatively, you may want to try the following properties:

Movenpick Hotel & Apartments Bur Dubai
Hotel Address: 19th street, Oud Metha Area, Dubai, UAE
Tel: +971 4 336 6000
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Raffles Dubai
Hotel Address: Sheikh Rashid Road, Wafi, Dubai
Toll-free: +800 1 7233537
Tel: +9714 324 8888
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Grand Hyatt
Hotel Address: Sheikh Rashid Road, Wafi, Dubai
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Tel: +971 4 317 1234
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