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40th ICMM World Congress on Military Medicine

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40th ICMM World Congress
on Military Medicine

Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
December 7 to 12, 2013

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Welcome Message


WELCOME MESSAGE


The Saudi Arabian Armed Forces Medical Services Directorate is honored to organize and host the 40th World Congress on Military Medicine under the patronage of The Deputy Premier and Minister of Defense, HRH Crown Prince Salman Bin ABDULAZIZ and the aegis of the International Committee of Military Medicine (lCMM).
We are pleased to invite you to participate by sharing your experience, research, papers and posters.
All military and non-military medical and paramedical professionals as well as academics are invited to attend and submit abstracts in English, in French or in Arabic. (CME Credited Hours).
The core body of the Congress is composed of plenary sessions, posters, four workshops and six scientific round-table discussions.

Topics of interest include the following:
1. The role of military medicine in disaster and relief operations.
2. Emergency and rehabilitation health care during combat.
3. Mental disorders associated with wars.
4. Pre-deployment medical preparation for military personnel.

A LOAC Course will precede the Congress from the 30th November to the 5th December 2013.

Ample opportunity to sample the cultural and social life of Jeddah will be available within the Congress’s cultural program. Jeddah offers more than just good food, pleasant weather and site-seeing. You will be able to experience the thrill of being in the cradle of one of the world's oldest civilizations while at the same time being in the midst of a modern city.

The venue for this event will be the luxurious Jeddah Hilton Hotel & Resort on the fabulous Jeddah Red Sea-front.

We are certain that you will enjoy the Congress’s scientific and cultural program.

Major General Saeed bin Mohammed AL-ASMARY, MD
Director General of the Saudi Armed Forces Medical Services
Deputy Chairman of the ICMM Pan-Arab Working Group
Director General of the Congress

 

Congress Website:
www.w40cmmjed2013.org.sa