Saudi German Hospital Academy Conducts a Series of ENT Courses and Workshops


March 16, 2020 - As part of its ongoing contributions to the growth of Saudi Arabia’s healthcare industry, Saudi German Hospital Academy in cooperation with Batterjee Medical College (BMC), conducted a series of ENT courses held in the BMC Anatomy Laboratory in Jeddah recently, with the main objective of training and enhancing skills for ENT surgeons in performing procedures in the treatment of various ENT anomalies and pathologies. Courses conducted include sleep and snoring surgery, sialoendoscopy hands-on workshop, temporal bone dissection course and workshop for cochlear implant and implantable hearing devices, and basic and advanced endoscopic sinus surgery course. The courses were conducted comprehensively through didactic and practical sessions. Surgical skills were taught during the workshop sessions working on fresh frozen human specimens. Eminent experts in the field of ENT medicine from various ENT societies in the Kingdom and abroad were the speakers, instructors, and facilitators during these workshops, including Dr Abdelmonem AlShaikh, Prof Reda Kamel, Dr Tarek AlShaikh, Dr Rajab AlZahrani and other highly esteemed professors in ENT. ENT residents, specialists and consultants from various hospitals and institutions in the Kingdom and GCC countries have attended and gained skills through extensive one-on-one sessions and hands-on Training with the experts. Saudi German Hospital Academy is known for its partnership with leading universities and colleges in Saudi Arabia and Middle East, was established to highlight the significance of continuing education and lifelong learning across all fields. Utilizing modern technologies and equipment as well as advanced teaching methodologies, the Academy targets professionals in Saudi Arabia who are looking to gain a competitive edge in their respective domains through skills improvement. The recently concluded series of ENT courses and workshops proved the commitment of Saudi German Hospitals Group in bringing the skills of health specialists to new heights, focusing on innovation, excellence, commitment, and quality in education.