Towards a New Era through Robotic Surgery

medical news

February 24, 2016

Saint George Hospital University Medical Center and University of Balamand - Faculty of Medicine are hosting the First Conference in Robotic Surgery in Lebanon that will be held on March 1, 2016 at 5:00 pm at Saint George Hospital Achrafieh - Batlouni Amphitheater, University of Balamand-Beirut Campus


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Professor Alex Mottrie
Chairman of EAU Robotic Urology Section
Head of Urology Department, OLV Hospital, Belgium
CEO of ORSI (OLV Vattikuti Robotic Surgery Institute), Belgium
Editor of S.i.M. (Surgery-in-Motion of European Urology)

Dr. Fouad Khoury, President of the Conference
Robotic and Laparoscopic Genitourinary surgery
Saint George Hospital UMC, Beirut / OLV Hospital, Belgium
Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery (Urology), University of Balamand
Expert Trainer at ORSI (O LV Robotic Surgery Institute)

Dr. Koen Traen
OLV Hospitals Aalst, Belgium
Odense University Hospital, Denmark