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Dear Colleagues,

The Rheumatology division at Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) is delighted to invite you to join its 3rd Annual Qatar Rheumatology Symposium which will be taking place at ITQAN Clinical Simulation and Innovation Center, Hamad Medical Corporation on September 23-24, 2022.

The symposium will include a workshop on Fracture Risk Assessment Tool (FRAX) use in the diagnosis and management of osteoporosis as well as a series of lectures on a selection of topics on Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) and Anti-Phospholipid Syndrome (APLS). Talks will be delivered by renowned local and international experts in the field.  This year’s symposium will feature Professor Joan T. Merrill from the United States of America, Professor Munther Khamashta from the United Kingdom, Dr. Nadya Al-Faraidy from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and Dr. Samar Al-Emadi from Qatar. 

The symposium is targeted to physicians who care for patients with rheumatic diseases and those interested to learn more about rheumatology. It aims to provide physicians with information on a wide spectrum of rheumatic diseases, their early diagnosis, and latest advances in therapy. 

We hope that you join us for this year’s symposium and take advantage of the learning opportunities


Dr. Samar Al-Emadi
Symposium President


Dr. Karima Becetti
Symposium Vice-President






Activity Code: HGI-02-MED-P748


T
his activity is an Accredited Group Learning Activity Category 1 as defined by the Ministry of Public Health’s Department of Healthcare Professions - Accreditation Section and is approved for a maximum of 7.25 hours.

This activity is an accredited Direct observation of procedures or performance in practice Category 3 as defined by the Ministry of Public Health’s Department of Healthcare Professions - Accreditation Section and is approved for a maximum of 2 hours.

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NKrishnadas@hamad.qa