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2020-03-26 - 2020-03-28 | Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia

2nd IFSO MENAC and 4th PASMBS Meeting

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Organisers: IFSO-MENAC | Official website

Dear Colleagues,

On behalf of the Scientific committee of the IFSO Middle East North Africa Chapter (MENAC),
it is our honor, privilege and great pleasure to invite you to the 2nd IFSO MENAC and 4th PASMBS Meeting to be held in Al Khobar (Saudi Arabia) on March 26-28, 2020. We have invited international, regional and local experts and have put together an excellent scientific program in collaboration with the Saudi Arabia Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (SASMBS) in the beautiful city of Al Khobar.

The 3 day program will include Wet Lab, OAGB Workshop, Endoscopic Plication Workshop, Advanced Bariatric laparoscopic Suturing technique Workshop, Research in Bariatric Surgery Workshop, Bariatric Nurses Course and sessions such as: Basics of gastrointestinal nutrition, GI nutrition, where we stand with One anastomosis gastric bypass, the MENA perspective on GERD after Sleeve Gastrectomy, Enhanced recovery after bariatric surgery, Complications of Bariatric Surgery, Technical tips and Tricks in Bariatric Surgery, a Video session on intra-op disasters and how to avoid and manage them, as well as Young IFSO MENA session, a session on innovation in Surgery and how to protect your ideas as well as several Integrated Health and abstracts sessions.

Please send your abstracts, and we look forward to seeing you in Al Khobar!


Bukhari Mirza Gari new Fawal
Congress President
Waleed Bukhari
IFSO MENAC President
Khalid Mirza Gari
PASMBS President
Hayssam Al-Fawal



2nd IFSO MENAC and 4th PASMBS Meeting
Abstract submission: 
Tuesday, December 15, 2020
Early registration: 
Thursday, January 30, 2020