Saturday, June 17, 2017

Dear Friends & Colleagues,
On behalf of the organizing and scientific committee,
it is my great pleasure and honor to invite you to
attend the 12th Asian Congress of Neurological surgeons
Conference to be held in Dubai in 2018.
This will inaugurate the first ACNS Conference to be
held in this region of Asia. This comprehensive International
academic endeavor will focus on teaching
and education of young neurosurgeons toward excellence
in patient care with the moto “inspiration &
innovation”. It will encompass special lectures by distinguished guest
speakers, panel discussion, workshops, and video sessions among other
scientific activities that will infuse the contributions of young neurosurgeons
with a focus on multidisciplinary approaches and contemporary
evidence-based clinical practice. A special session as part of our society’s
mission and vision will be dedicated to female & young neurosurgeons
pertaining to the quality of training and education.
I am proud of and honored by the global collaboration with leading societies
and organizations. I would like to extend my sincere appreciation for
their anticipated profound scientific contributions.
The conference will be complemented by a state-of-the art exhibition
and sponsored by leading companies in the field of medical and surgical
Dubai is a cosmopolitan, vibrant city and it was nominated to host “Expo
2020”. It offers an excellent milieu for academic inspiration and an attractive
social program for the families. The region offers a unique opportunity
to appreciate the fusion of mystic history and modernization.
Imad N. Kanaan, MD, FACS, FRCS (Edin.)
President, ACNS Conference 2018