Medical

Abu Dhabi event to address asthma issues affecting 1.3m UAE residents

Organisers of global pharmaceutical event CPhI Middle East and Africa say they will deliver content to address the increasing prevalence of Chronic Respiratory Diseases (CRDs) in the region when the event returns to the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC), 16-18 September. CRDs including chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), asthma, respiratory allergies and occupational lung dise...

Major international medical congress comes to ExCeL London

The European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL) has announced that it will return to ExCeL London in 2020. The five-day event is expected to bring together over 10,000 hepatologists, doctors and medical professionals, to share recent data, present studies and findings, and discuss the hottest topics on liver disease. EASL’s decision is a huge vote of confidence in London’s position as a...

Minister hails record-breaking haemophilia congress EAHAD 2019 in Prague

The Czech Republic’s Ministry of Health was quick to champion Prague’s successful hosting of the 12th congress of the European Association of Haemophilia and Allied Disorders (EAHAD) in early February. Czech Minister of Health, Adam Vojtěch fronted a press conference welcoming the successful hosting of EAHAD’s 12th congress in the destination, noting that a record-breaking 2,600 medical experts, p...

Medical events deliver RM38.7 million from Malaysia’s KLCC in 2018

It was a strong year for medical conferences at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (the Centre) in 2018, with seven high-profile events attracting over 7,300 participants and delivering RM38.7 million in economic impact to Malaysia. These included theCongress of the World Council of Enterostomal Therapists (WCET) 2018; World Congress of World Society of Intravenous Anaesthesia Onlus-Target Control...

Medical mega-congress set to arrive at HUNGEXPO in Budapest

The ERA-EDTA (European Renal Association – European Dialysis and Transplant Association) congress is coming to Budapest from 13-16 June 2019. During the four-day congress, 9,000-10,000 delegates are expected to visit. The prestigious association of nephrology (science of the kidneys) rotates its European congress every year and HUNGEXPO won the bid with the support of the Hungarian Society of Neph...

Medical conferences on the rise for NewcastleGateshead

NewcastleGateshead has seen an increase in the number of medical conferences taking place in the city, with a number of high profile events scheduled for the coming months. July will see the Association for the Study of Medical Education host its Annual Scientific Meeting, with over 600 national and international medical professionals arriving in the city. September will play host to the European ...