Day 1 - Friday, November 9
TimeAuditoriumSim Center
8:00 - 9:00 AM Welcome Reception
9:00 - 10:00 AM Opening Ceremony
Messages:
1. Jorge Guzman - Chief of Staff, Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi
2. Michael BenningerChair, Head & Neck Institute, Cleveland Clinic
3. Hussain Abdul RahmanPresident, ORL, Head & Neck Society & Emirates Medical Association
4. Mahdi Shkoukani - Chair, 2nd  Annual Otolaryngology Symposium
10:00 - 12:00 PMSession I: Rhinology
• Radiologic Surgical Anatomy of PRS and Skull Base| Mohammad Dogar
• Update on the Pathophysiology of Chronic Sinusitis and the Role of Fungi | Islam Herzallah
• Allergy Management | Mohamed Abuzakouk
• Frontal Sinus Surgery | Mohammad Alfalasi
• Revision Sinus Surgery | Islam Herzallah
Session II: Basic ENT/ Emergencies in ENT
• Angioedema | Panagiotis Papanikolaou
• Epistaxis/ Nasal Fracture | Mahdi Shkoukani
• Foreign Body in Ear Nose Throat | Milind Khare
• Tracheoinominate Fistula | Redha Souilamas
• Ludwig’s Angina | Panagiotis Papanikolaou
• Peritonsillar / Parapharyngeal/ Retropharyngeal Abscess | Milind Khare
12:00 - 2:00 PMFriday Prayer & Lunch
2:00 - 4:00 PMSession III: Otology
• Medical Management of Vertigo | Bernard Hoffmann
• Radiologic Temporal Bone Anatomy | Mohammad Dogar
• Minimal Invasive Myringoplasty | Thierry Polet
• Surgery for Cholesteatoma & Recent Advances | Jose Fayad
•Otosclerosis: Stapedectomy Pearls & Pitfalls | Thomas Somers
Session IV: Laryngology
• Speech Therapy after Phonosurgery | Amanda Prachali
• Medialization Thyroplasty | Mike Benninger
• Expansion Thyroplasty | Anastasios Hantzakos
• Office-based Laryngeal Surgery | Mike Benninger
• Applications of Coblation | Mike Benninger
4:00 - 4:30 PMCoffee Break
4:30 - 6:00 PMSession V: Thyroid
• Perioperative Evaluation for Voice Thyroid Surgery Patients | Anastasios Hantzakos
• The Thyroid Nodule | Samer El-Kaissi
• Management of Thyroid Nodules in Well-Differentiated Carcinoma | Carmelo Barbaccia
• Substernal Goiter Surgery | Redha Souilamas
• Prophylactic Central Neck Dissection | Carmelo Barbaccia
Session VI: Head & Neck
• Current Management of Advanced Oral Cancer | Mumtaz Khan
• Chemotherapy for Head & Neck Cancer | Mohamad Masri
• Modern Management of Laryngeal Cancer | Anastasios Hantzakos
• Recurrent Head & Neck Cancer | Mahdi Shkoukani
Day 2 - Saturday, November 10
TimeAuditoriumSim Center
9:00 - 11:00 AMSession VII: Skull base
• Evolution of Skull Base Surgery | Mahdi Shkoukani
• Spontaneous CSF Rhinorrhea | Mahdi Shkoukani
• Skull Base Reconstruction | Islam Herzallah
• Complications of Skull Base Surgery | Mohammad Alfalasi
• Skull Base Tumors: A Neurosurgeon’s Approach | Florian Roser
Session VIII: Head & neck
• Trans-oral Total Laryngectomy through Robotic Surgery | Mumtaz Khan
• Laser Therapy for Early Glottic Cancer | Mike Benninger
• Advanced Embolization of Head & Neck Vascular Tumors | Syed Irteza Hussain
• Open Partial Laryngectomy Techniques for Cancer | Anastasios Hantzakos
• Local & Regional Flaps for Head & Neck Reconstruction | Mohammad Alfalasi
11:00 - 11:30 AMCoffee Break
11:30 - 12:30 PMSession IX: Panel Discussion: Rhinology/ skull baseSession X: Panel Discussion: Head & Neck
12:30 - 2:00 PMLunch
2:00 - 3:30 PMSession XI: Otology
• Tips and Tricks in Myringoplasty | Thierry Polet
• Tips and Tricks in Ossiculoplasty | Jean-Marc Gerard
• Tips and Tricks in Transmastoid Approach | Thomas Somers
• Endoscopic Middle Ear Surgery | Muaaz Tarabichi
Session XII: Basic ENT/ Emergencies in ENT
• The Difficult Airway | Anastasios Hantzakos
• Dysphagia Evaluation | Amanda Prachalii
• Acute Mastoiditis | Ahmad Mondy
• Malignant Otitis Externa | Jean-Marc Gerard/ Mohammed Mooty
3:30 - 4:00 PMCoffee Break
4:00 - 5:30 PMSession XIII: Otology
• Hearing Aids | Reem Alqahtani/ Nesreen Alotaibi
• Bone Conduction Implants and Middle Ear Implants | Jose Fayad
• Cochlear Implants | A. Hajr
• Cervicogenic Referred Otalgia | Jean-Marc Gerard and Eric Francois
Session XIV: Facial Plastic
• Face Lift | Al Aly
• Refinements in Rhinoplasty | Al Aly
• Cleft Lip/Palate Repair | Mahdi Shkoukani
• Nasal Reconstruction | Mahdi Shkoukani
5:30 - 6:30 PMSession XV: General ENT
• Obstructive Sleep Apnea: Medical Treatment | Khaled Saleh
• Obstructive Sleep Apnea: Dental Treatment | Hadie Rifai
• Obstructive Sleep Apnea: Surgical Treatment | Luaay Aziz
Session XVI: Panel Discussion: Otology
• Tricky Cases of Chronic Otitis Media
6:30 - 7:00 PMClosing Ceremony