18th Regional Annual Assembly of ESSB
December 4th – 6th, 2019
Intercontinental Semiramis, Cairo
Dear Colleagues & friends,
On behalf of the Egyptian Scientific Society of Bronchology and the Organizing committee, we are deeply honored to welcome you as a distinguished guest to share and attend the 18th Regional Annual Assembly Meeting of the Egyptian Scientific Society of Bronchology (ESSB), at Intercontinental Semiramis, Cairo, Egypt, 4th – 6th December 2019.
The Scientific Committee has prepared a comprehensive CME-accredited scientific
program that will provide health care professionals with all updates in the field of Bronchology, Pulmonary Medicine, Critical Care, Radiology and related fields.
International and national experts are invited to attend and present at the meeting which is an opportunity for attendees to share and exchange experience with the latest updates in the field.
on this year’s agenda you will find the most interesting and hot topics in our discipline, delivered to you either by oral presentations, satellite symposia, interactive sessions, sessions of original investigations, meet the expert.
Participants will have ample opportunity to learn and discuss any respiratory issues with our team of experts at the meeting.
ESSB Wishes you a fruitful meeting and pleasant stay.
President of the Conference
President of ESSB
Hilton Heliopolis Cairo
Hilton Cairo Heliopolis is selected this time to host ESSB meeting, an iconic hotel in the presidential quarter just 10 minutes from the airport and near to many attractions like malls, Coptic Museum and Cairo Citadel.
President of the Conference
Prof. Ahmed Boseila, MD
Professor of Cardiothoracic surgery Thoracic Surgery Department. Klinikum Bielefeld Academic Teaching Hospital-Westfälische Wilhelms-University, Münster
Prof. Ales Rozman
Head of Interventional Pulmonology Department, University Clinic Golnik, Slovenia, Board Member of the European Association of Bronchology and Interventional Pulmonology
Prof. Heinrich Becker, MD
Internal Medicine/Pulmonology, Director Dept. Interdisciplinary Endoscopy. Visiting Professor, Harvard Medical School, Boston ,Clinical Professor, University of Nevada, Las Vegas Clinical Professor, St. Marianna University, Kawasaki, Japan. Thoraxklinik at Heidelberg University School of Medicine
Prof. Islam Ibrahim, MD, FACP, FCCP
Associate Clinical Professor, Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine, University of California San Diego, San Diego, California, USA. Chairman, Department of Medicine, The International Medical Center, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Prof. Majdy Idris, MD
Head of Respiratory Medicine Department, Al Riyadh Force Hospital. Head of Saudi Advisory Group of Pulmonary Hypertension (SAPH), KSA
Prof. Semra Bilaceroglu, MD, FCCP
Professor of Pulmonology. Co-director, 5th Pulmonary Department, Izmir Dr. Suat Seren Training & Research Hospital for Thoracic Medicine & Surgery. President-Elect of the European Association of Bronchology and Interventional Pulmonology