1stCairo Cochlear Implant Congress

Cochlear Implant Unit, Cairo University

In Collaboration with
Arab Society of Otology and Audiology

February 5-7, 2016

Intercontinental Cairo Semiramis Hotel

WELCOME MESSAGE

Dear Colleagues, On behalf of all members of Cochlear implant Unit, Cairo University, and in collaboration with the Arab Society of Otology and Audiology ASOA, we have the honour and pleasure to invite you to participate in the 1st Cairo Cochlear Implant Conference, CCIC 2016, which will take place on 5-7 February 2016. Together with our colleagues and a large number of eminent guest speakers, we hope that this prestigions meeting will provide a forum for fruitful exchange of expertise and knowledge through presentation, instructional courses and round table discussions. CCIC 2016 is intended to present updated various aspects of of Cochlear Implant Implantable Auditory Prostheses to satisfy the needs of ENT Surgeons, audiolodists and phoniatricians.

Mohammed Elshazly

ENT Professor Cairo University

President of the Conference

Usama Abdel Naseer

ENT Professor Cairo University

Secretary General of the Conference

Organizing Committee

  • Mohamed Shabana

  • Ahmed Atef

  • Hossam Dessouky

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS

Electrophysiology of Cochlear Implants

Rehabilitation concepts

Intraoperative/Objective Measurements

Surgical Techniques, Revision, Re-implantation, and Robotic Surgery

Difficult and Atypical Patients: Challenging Situations and Borderline Casess

Middle-Ear Implants

Electric-Acoustic Stimulation

Language Acquisition and Speech Production after CI

Electrode Design and New Technologies

Hearing and Structure Preservation

Malformed Cochlea

Single-Sided Deafness

Bilateral Cochlear Implants

Endoscopic Ear Surgery

ACCREDITATION

This event shall be Accredited by The American Association of Continuing Medical Education.

It is the policy of the American Association of Continuing Medical Education (AACME) to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all its sponsored educational programs.

GUEST SPEAKERS

  • International Guest Speakers
  • Regional Guest Speakers

Azhar Shaida

UK

Consultant otologist / Auditory implant surgeon Royal national throat Nose & Ear Hospital

Bernard Fraysse

France

Professorand Chair, Department of Oto-Rhino-Laryngologie (ORL) au CHU de Toulouse - France. - Chairman of IFOS Paris 2017-ENT World Congress.

Claude Jolly

Austria

Director of Electrode Research at MED-EL World Wide Headquarter - Innsbruck, Austria

Jeremy Lavy

UK

Director of University college London hospital auditory implant programe

Joachim Mueller

Germany

Head of CI CEntre, LMU, Klinikum der Universitat Munchen

Juan A. Chiossone

Venezuela

Excecutive Vice-President Fundación Venezolana de Otología

Kay W. Chang

USA

Associate Professor of Otolaryngology and Pediatrics, Stanford University

Leo De Raeve

Belgium

Director of the Independent Information and Research Center on Cochlear Implants (ONICI)

Levent Olgun

Turkey

Director of Izmir Teaching and Research Hospital ENT Clinic

Levent Sennaroglu

Turkey

M.D Professor - Hacettepe University Medical Faculty - Department of Otolaryngology

Miguel Arfstegui Ruiz

Spain

Chief Section of Otology Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Marnon

Mark Praetorius

Germany

Head, Division of Otology and Neurotology

Neil Donnelly

UK

Consultant Otoneurological & Skull Base Surgeon Cambridge University Hospitals

Yongqing Zhou

China

Professor of ENT, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Bethune International Peace Hospital, Shijiazhuang City, Hebei Province, China.

Sherif Khalil

UK

Consultant ENT and Skull Base Surgeon Royal National Throat, Nose & Ear Hospital National Hospital of Neurology & Neurosurgery University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Abdel Hamid Ben Ghalem

Morocco

ENT Doctor and Maxillo Facial Surgery

Abdulmonem H. Al Shaikh

KSA

ENT Consultant- Otology and cochlear Implant Head of Cochlear Implant Program King Fahd Hospital Jeddah

Abdulrahman Abdullah Hagr

KSA

President of Saudi ORL Society

Ammar El Lawati

Oman

Senior Consultant Otologist

Gamal Kassouma

Syria

ENT Consultant Dubai

Hussain Abdul Rahman Al Rand

UAE

Assistant Under secretary for Health Centers and Clinics

Khaled El Noury

KSA

Vice-Dean of the Faculty of Medicine, Clinical Sciences in north Jeddah

Khaled Taibah

KSA

Consultant Otolaryngology, Head & Neck and Cochlear Implant Surgery, Al Faisal University

Mazin Elkhaboury

Oman

ENT Consultant, El-Nahda Hospital - Oman Omani Ministry of Health Consultant for Medical Services Development.

Mohamed Al Hajri

Kuwait

Director of Salem Al Ali Center for Hearing & Speech, Ministry of health - Kuwait

REGISTRATION

Each attendee registered in advance will receive an email confirmation of registration by the congress organizing office. Please keep in mind that onsite registration can be time consuming. Everyone is strongly encouraged to register prior to deadline in order to avoid delays, filled courses and paying a higher registration fee.

Registration Fees

Early (Till December 15th)

250$

Late (Till January 15th)

300$

Onsite Registration

350$

ACCOMMODATION / Semiramis InterContinental Hotel Cairo

Standing on the site of the historic Semiramis hotel, guests can enjoy modern luxury on the River Nile. It features a 26 square meter rooftop pool and fine dining with exquisite cuisine for every taste. A selection of 12 restaurants all reflect contemporary design, with the Nile Terrace offering stunning views of the sunset over the Nile. Located in the heart of the city center, this hotel offers free WiFi and is located next to the Egyptian Museum and bazaars of old Cairo.

OFFICE IN CHARGE

Conference Organizing Bureau

14 El Khalil Street, off Lebanon Square, Mohandessin, Giza 12411,Egypt.
(+202) 33023642 - 33053071
info@cob-eg.org