Theme: Therapeutic dimensions and Cutting-edge technologies in Treatment of Head & Neck

Head & Neck 2018

Renowned Speakers

Head & Neck 2018

ME Conferences gladly welcomes all the participants across the globe to attend  Head and Neck Conference: The Multidisciplinary Approach conference which is to be held on December 10-11 in Dubai, UAE. The conference is a great platform to discuss the novel research in Treatment of Head and Neck cancers and latest treatment technologies developed in the field. The focus and theme of the conference are “Therapeutic dimensions and Cutting-edge technologies in Treatment of Head & Neck Cancer”.

Head and Neck Conference: The Multidisciplinary Approach will emphasize the latest and inspiring innovations which offer an inimitable opportunity for investigators across the globe to meet, network, and distinguish new scientific innovations. The conference is concentrated on the treatment and Prevention of Head and Neck Cancers. Widely acclaimed speakers, the latest procedures, advancements, and the most up to date refreshes in Oncology are the signs of this gathering.

ME Conferences organize conferences for knowledge sharing and providing a global platform to explore and learn new researches in their respective fields. These conferences cover diverse top-ranked specialties and budding aspects of important and relatively broad subject areas. ME Conferences wants to serve the global information community in the development and distribution of high quality, scholarly conferences.


Why attend

All around the world is concentrated to find the better treatment with fewer side effects for head and neck Tumour. The people are eager to know about the precaution methods for the cancers. Participating at Head and Neck Conference: The Multidisciplinary Approach is a most obvious opportunity to witness the great accumulation of individuals around the world. World-renowned speakers, the most recent techniques, developments, and the newest updates in Oncology Research are promises of this conference.

·         Lectures from renowned speakers

·         Keynote forums by Prominent Professors, Doctors

·         Open Innovation Challenges

·         Poster presentations by Young Researchers

·         Novel techniques to benefit your research

·         Excellent platform to showcase the latest innovation in the oncology field

Target audience

  • Otolaryngologists
  • Dentists
  • Radiation Oncologists
  • Medical Oncologists
  • Radiologists
  • Medical professionals
  • Research Scholars
  • Physiotherapists
  • Oncology Nurses
  • Medical Entrepreneurs
  • Clinicians
  • Students


Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma (HNSCC) is the fifth leading cause of cancer-related deaths with an annual incidence of 500,000 cases worldwide (Dasgupta et al., 2010). Approximately, 40,000 new cases of HNSCC have diagnosed annually in the United States alone (Dasgupta et al., 2010). This cancer involves five major anatomical sites including the oral cavity, oropharynx, nasopharynx, hypopharynx, and larynx (Chung and Gillison, 2009). Despite significant improvements in therapeutic modalities, 5-year post-therapeutic survival rates are still among the lowest of the major cancers, with loco-regional relapse being the primary cause of death (Chung and Gillison, 2009; Dasgupta et al., 2010). Due to poor survival, improved methods for early disease detection and prevention are clearly warranted.

Track 1: Head and Neck

Head and Neck of the human body, including the mind, bones, muscles, veins, nerves, organs, eye, ear, nose, mouth, teeth, tongue, and throat. Ophthalmology is the branch of pharmaceutical that arrangements with the life systems, physiology, and sicknesses of the eyeball and circle. Visual oncology is the branch of drug managing tumors identifying with the eye and its adnexa. Ocular oncology mulls over that the essential necessity for patients is safeguarding of life by evacuation of the tumor, alongside best endeavors coordinated at conservation of valuable vision, trailed by corrective appearance.

·         Ophthalmology

·         Dentistry

·         Ocular oncology

·         Retinal ophthalmology

·         Pediatric dentistry

·         Brain disorders

Track 2: Head and Neck Pathology

Head and Neck Pathology manages otorhinolaryngologic clutters (i.e. ear, nose, and throat) notwithstanding maxillofacial disarranges. Radiation Pathology is an investigation of the collaboration between human tissues and radiation, as long as the issues and sicknesses that can emerge from the utilization of radiation. At the point when human tissue is presented to radiation, it can be hereditarily modified and distorted; thus, this could prompt an assortment of diseases that could be minor or lethal. Oral and maxillofacial pathology (additionally named oral pathology, stomatognathic illness, dental ailment, or mouth infection) alludes to the ailments of the mouth ("oral cavity" or "stoma"), jaws and related structures, for example, salivary glands, temporal mandibular joints, facial muscles and perioral skin (the skin around the mouth). The mouth is an essential organ with a wide range of capacities. It is likewise inclined to an assortment of therapeutic and dental issue

  • Human surgical pathology
  • Immunopathology
  • Molecular techniques
  • Intraoperative Consultation
  • Radiation Pathology
  • Oral and maxillofacial pathology
  • Ophthalmic pathology


Track 3: Head and Neck Oncology

Head and neck oncology incorporates growths of the mouth, nose, sinuses, salivary organs, throat, and lymph hubs in the neck. Head and neck disease speak to around 4% of all malignancies in the United States. These tumors are more than twice as fundamental among men as they are among women. Head and neck tumors are furthermore examined more as often as possible among people over age 50 than they are among more young people. Experts assessed that more than 65,000 men and women are influenced by head and neck tumors in 2017.

Treatment for head and neck tumors can fuse surgery, radiation treatment, chemotherapy, coordinated treatment, or a blend of drugs. Surgery for head and neck developments consistently changes the patient's ability to chomp, swallow, or talk. Patients who get radiation to the head and neck may experience redness, irritating, and wounds in the mouth; a dry mouth or thickened spit; inconvenience in swallowing; changes in taste; or squeamishness. The general population is anxious to think about the safety measure techniques for the malignancies. As per the exploration identified with advertise estimation of disease drugs says that the market estimation of malignancy drugs will achieve 160Billion USD income in 2020. All around the globe is concentrated to locate the better treatment with fewer symptoms for a head and neck tumor.

  • Squamous cell carcinoma of the pharynx and larynx
  • Virus-related cancers
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Parathyroid Cancer
  • Throat cancer
  • Tonsil cancer
  • Cancer of the oesophagus
  • Salivary gland cancer
  • Oral cavity oncology
  • Nasopharyngeal cancer


Track 4: Otology and Neurotology

Neurotology or neuro-otology is a branch of clinical drug which studies and treats neurological disorders of the ear. It is a subspecialty of otolaryngology-head and neck surgery and is firmly identified with ontology, and furthermore draws on the fields of neurology and neurosurgery. Otology, by and large, alludes to the treatment of centre ear ailment and resultant conductive hearing misfortune, though neurotology alludes to the treatment of internal ear conditions, or hearing and adjust issue. These experts additionally work with audiologists and related tactile pros. Otology surgery additionally incorporates treatment of conductive hearing misfortune by recreating the hearing bones, or icicles, because of disease, or by supplanting the stapes bone with a stapedectomy for otosclerosis. Neurotology incorporates more perplexing surgery of the internal ear not ordinarily performed by general otolaryngologists, for example, evacuation of complex cholesteatoma, labyrinthectomy, surgery of the endolymphatic sacfor Meniere’s malady and cochlear implant surgery, in view of the extra danger of hearing misfortune, vertigo, and facial nerve loss of motion The most widely recognized Neurological infections of the ear are Acoustic Neuroma, Paraganglioma, Bell's Palsy, Traumatic Facial Paralysis, Petrous Apex Epidermoid, Facial Paralysis from Facial Nerve Tumours, Chondrosarcoma and Clival Chordoma. The neurotologists or different scientists can show their work under this track.

·         Ear surgery

·         Dizziness

·         Middle and inner ear

·         Vestibular dysfunction

·         Temporal bone

Track 5: Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology

Pediatric otolaryngology gives a thorough surgical and non-surgical watch over infants and other youngsters experiencing inborn disarranges, tumor and irresistible illnesses identified with the ENT and other related structures of the head and neck. The particular conditions under this point are Hearing misfortune, Paediatric voice and reverberation, Sinusitis, Tumours of the head and neck (particularly throat malignancy), Tonsillitis (pharyngitis), Cleft sense of taste and other craniofacial abnormalities, Lumps and knocks of the head and neck, Apnea and wheezing, Cochlear implants for significant hearing misfortune, Allergy issues and Vascular distortions. ENT disease is thought to be the most predominant ENT issue and the fundamental main driver behind this is the germs that get caught inside the ear. These diseases are more typical in kids. ENT Infectious illnesses predominantly incorporate Implications for gonococci identification, parasitic laryngitis, and different others.

·         Velopalatine insufficiency

·         Cleft lip and palate

·         Cochlear implant/BAHA

·         Vascular malformations

Track 6: Rhinology

Rhinology alludes to a subspecialty within the field of Otolaryngology (ENT) concentrated on the treatment of illnesses and scatters influencing the nasal depression and sinuses. This may incorporate allergies, a problem with the taste and smell, nosebleeds, obstructed nasal wind stream and sinusitis. The field of Rhinology has been huge advances in treatment and administration of sinus and nasal issue. The utilization of compound sedated sinus rinuses, drug escaping sinus stents, in office swell sinuplasty, minimally intrusive endoscopic sinus surgery and intraoperative surgical route frameworks are simply of few of numerous inventive treatments. Sinusitis is the most widely recognized condition identified with the nasal issue. General irresistible or incendiary sinus ailment can partition into intense i.e., brisk beginning or perpetual i.e., over a drawn-out stretch of time. Intense sinusitis is extremely normal is commonly treated with a blend of various anti-toxins and operators to diminish aggravation in the nose. Sinusitis can be dealt with surgically or non-surgically, contingent on the condition.

  • Sinusitis
  • Allergy
  • Anterior skull base
  • Apnea and snoring


Track 7: Melanoma of the Head and Neck

Melanoma is a danger of shading passing on cells (melanocytes) found dominatingly in the skin yet moreover found in the eyes, ears, GI tract, leptomeninges, and oral and genital mucous motion pictures. The repeat of crippling melanoma shows up, inside and out, to stretch out at an angering rate all through the world over the traverse of the last 30– 40 years Most head and neck melanomas (70– 90%) happen on the face, with the cheek the most by and large saw site. Shallow spreading melanoma is reliably connected with a nevus and regularly happens in more vivacious patients. Nodular melanomas are the going with most standard create. Lentigo malignant melanomas are delineated by a drawn-out winding change arrange. They have a proclivity for the dermal-epidermal intersection point and tend to take after hair follicles. Acral lentiginous melanomas are typically orchestrated on the palms or soles. Desmoplastic melanomas can be found in a relationship with before melanocytic wounds and would more have the ability to a noteworthy piece of the time is amelanotic, making their affirmation more troublesome. They have a tendency to be portrayed by remarkable metastasis with a higher neighborhood go over rate, and besides more dynamic per neural duty.

·         Squamous cell carcinoma

·         Melanoma and tumor pathology

·         Rare Tumours and Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer 

Track 8: Head and Neck Surgery

Surgery is consistently the principle line treatment elective for head and neck malignancies. A couple of patients may be treated with surgery alone; for various patients, solidifying head and neck danger surgery with radiation therapy and/or chemotherapy may be reasonable. Versatile mechanical surgery: Flexible computerized surgery is an unimportantly prominent cancer treatment elective for some head and neck tumor patients that empowers experts to get to hard-to-accomplish regions of the mouth and throat using a versatile expansion. Vocal rope stripping: With this methodology, a long surgical instrument is used to empty the outside layers of tissue on the vocal strings. This approach may be used to take a biopsy test or to treat some stage malignancies constrained to the vocal lines.

·         Open Skull Base Surgery

·         Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery

·         Reconstructive H&N Surgery

·         Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

·         Robotic and minimally invasive surgery

·         Reconstructive and salvage surgery

·         Microvascular reconstruction

·         Endocrine surgery

·         Maxillofacial surgery

·         Traumatic reconstruction

·         Surgical oncology

·         Ophthalmic surgery

Track 9: Targeted treatments in H&N

Directed treatment is an ailment treatment that usages drugs. It is novel in connection to standard chemotherapy. The meds known as engaged treatment help keep malady from creating and spreading. They work by concentrating on specific cells or in cells related to tumor advancement, like vein cells.

"Monoclonal antibodies" block a specific concentration apparently of harm cells. Or then again the target might be in the zone around the development. These drugs work like a plastic interface you put to an electric connection. The connection shields control from gushing out of the connection. Monoclonal antibodies can in like manner send noxious substances clearly to development cells. For example, they can empower chemotherapy and radiation treatment to hint at change. Medications called "little molecule drugs" can hinder the strategy that empowers tumor cells to copy and spread. These meds are for the most part taken as pills. Angiogenesis inhibitors are an instance of this kind of centered treatment. These pharmaceuticals care tissue around the tumor from making veins. Angiogenesis is the name for making crisp enlisted people vessels. A tumor needs veins to bring it supplements. The supplements empower it to create and spread. Against angiogenesis, medications starve the tumor by protecting new enlisted people's vessels from making.

·         Pre-operative Therapy and Chemoprevention

·         Molecular targeted therapies

·         Novel radiotherapy approaches

·         Immunotherapy in head and neck cancer

·         Proton therapy for head and neck malignancies

·         Systemic treatments of cancers

·         Photodynamic therapy

Track 10: Advances in Technology and Innovation Treatment in Head and Neck

Deformations of the lip and perioral district present a basic test for reconstructive pros. It is essential to obtain comes to fruition that is a win from the valuable and smart perspective. In masterminding the multiplication, the pro should consider the age and general state of quality of the patient and dental status. The master should be all around acquainted with the essential norms in orchestrating reconstructive procedures. By getting settled with purposes of intrigue and insufficiencies of different cheiloplasty frameworks, the authority will have the ability to complete the for all intents and purposes and cosmetically reasonable system in each specific case.

·         Advanced reconstructive techniques

·         Molecular Advances in Thyroid Cancer Management

·         Stereotactic radiotherapy

·         Particle Radiation therapy

·         Three-dimensional (3D) conformal radiation therapy

·         IntraOperative Electron Radiation Therapy (or "IOERT")

·         Prosthodontics

 Track 11: Quality of Life and Supportive Care

In spite of the way that radiation treatment is routinely a capable technique for executing threat cells, it can similarly hurt neighboring veins that maintain the skin, ligaments, tendons, muscles, nerves, bones and lungs. This can realize a dynamic condition called radiation fibrosis issue (RFS). It is all around a late ensnarement of radiotherapy which may indicate clinically years after treatment. Radiation-actuated mischief can join "myelo-radiculo-plexo-neuro-myopathy," causing muscle weakness and brokenness and adding to neuromuscular disorders. RFS is an honest to goodness and profound established issue which, regardless, may much of the time be decremented when perceived and re-established adequately early. This remedial treatment should be a brain-boggling framework containing direction, practice-based recovery, orthotics and furthermore medicate

·         Evaluation after surgery

·         Rehabilitation for radiation-induced toxicities

·         Survivorship, Surveillance, and Management 

·         Multidisciplinary management of cancers

·         Occupational therapy to address swelling    

Track 12: Head and Neck Cancer: Risk Factors &Preventive

Perceiving a compelling pro as a purpose behind threat gives a couple of approaches to the probability of balancing activity, incorporating decreasing or getting rid of the prologue to the administrator, developing an immunization that turns away illness, or treating the pollution before tumor makes. Various preventive undertakings are guided at diminishing or wiping out exposures to malignancy causing specialists or protecting the body from exposures. Distinctive undertakings may incorporate screening technique, for instance, those for cervical and colorectal tumors, which can recognize premalignant wounds in individuals without signs who can be managed before infection makes. The neutralizing activity of harm and the progression of all the more capable approaches to recognize tumor predecessors and starting time developments, when treatment may be ideal, remain fundamental targets. NCI has looked into various trademark and built blends to check whether they have chemopreventive properties—properties that help diminish the risk of various sorts of sickness. The two most famous triumphs rising up out of this investigation are the supports by the FDA of the medications tamoxifen (Nolvadex®) and raloxifene (Evista®) to diminish the peril of a chest tumor in women at extended risk of the disease.

The time from starting prologue to a threat causing expert—for example, a malignancy causing specialist, for instance, brilliant light or tobacco smoke, or a compelling administrator, for instance, human papillomavirus (HPV)— to the change of sickness routinely takes decades. In this way, it as often as possible takes various years before a decrease in introduction realizes a diminishment in danger rate and mortality. Regardless, a reducing in the introduction in the midst of this long between time can over the long haul result in impressive whole deal benefits, as saw with the diminishing in smoking rates that have added to the decline in lung danger rate and mortality throughout late years. Biomarkers consolidate inherited changes, diverse changes in DNA, and varieties from the standard in proteins or other natural particles that demonstrate the closeness of a quirk. They may be perceived in blood, stool, other body fluids, or tissue.

·         Epidemiology and prevention of cancer

·         Reducing the risk of developing the cancer

·         Biomarkers for Risk and Early Detection

·         Tumour Markers in Cancer Screening

·         Cancer Vaccines

·         Molecular Pathogenesis

Track 13: Breakthroughs in Imaging Head and Neck Anatomy

Exact picture translation and organizing intensely impact ideal treatment techniques. Difference improved figured tomography of the skull base, neck and chest is pervasive in nature, promptly accessible and the workhorse for a routine tumour– node– metastasis arranging of head and neck tumours Positron emission tomography joined with figured tomography is of demonstrated analytic advantage while looking for the obscure primaries, when traditional imaging is non-useful In good patients, attractive reverberation imaging has unrivalled delicate tissue characterisation at a few essential destinations including oropharynx, nasopharynx/skull base and sinuses that significantly help surgical arranging and resections Ultrasound picture guided analytic fine needle and centre biopsies are entrenched and financially savvy with regards to great cytological/histological help In specific occasions, multi-methodology approaches are corresponding to each other yet ought not unfavourably effect on the speed of the indicative pathway.

  • Functional/Hybrid imaging
  • Molecular Tools in Diagnosis, Prognosis, and Treatment
  • Imaging of the jaw
  • Endoscopic anatomy of the skull base and parasellar region
  • Radiologic Imaging of the paranasal sinuses and skull base


Theme: Therapeutic dimensions and Cutting-edge technologies in Treatment of Head & Neck 


Head and neck include mouth, nose, sinuses, secretion glands, throat, and liquid body substance nodes within the neck. Most begin within the damp tissues that line the mouth, nose, and throat. The cancers in this area are typically curable if found early. Treatments could embrace surgery, radiotherapy, therapy, or a mixture. The recent development in the head and neck will be discussed at this conference.

Importance & Scope:

The clinical life systems of the head, neck, and back is critical to know on the grounds that the structures situated here enable you to think, talk, see, hear, taste, and smell. The head, neck, and back additionally house the sensory system control focus that is accountable for everything that occurs in the body. In 2015 head and neck cancers globally affected quite five.5 million individuals (mouth a pair of.4 million, throat 1.7 million, larynx 1.4 million) and resulted in additional than 379,000 deaths (mouth 146,000, throat 127,400, larynx 105,900). along they're the seventh most frequent cancer and also the ninth most frequent reason for death from cancer Specialists have anticipated that by 2020, the occurrence of oropharyngeal growth will overwhelm that of the cervical tumor. Notwithstanding, the examination found that lone 0.7% of men will ever create oropharyngeal growth in their lifetimes.

Head and Neck 2018 will exchange the view on latest research outcomes and technological advancements in the field .The Conference is bringing together leading otolaryngologists, head and neck surgeons, physicians, physiotherapists, dentists, ophthalmologists, research scholars, students along with industrial and pharma professionals in a single platform to discuss the various innovations in the field of head and neck.

Target Audience:





Healthcare Professionals







Market Research:

The worldwide ENT gadgets showcase estimate was esteemed at USD 15,704.0 million of every 2014 and is required to develop at a CAGR of 5.0% over the conjecture time frame. Rising future because of, the nearness of refined medicinal services foundation and rising discretionary cash flow levels has prompted a quick development in the geriatric populace base in this manner, activating development in target ailment frequency rates. The developing pervasiveness of maturing related clutters, for example, hearing misfortune and reduction in working levels of ear, nose, and throat, is relied upon to drive the ENT gadgets industry over the estimated time frame.

The expansion in age additionally prompts diminish in insusceptibility levels making individuals more inclined to diseases, for example, a sore throat because of streptococcus contamination. As per the Action on Hearing Loss Information, more than 10 million individuals in the UK or one out of each six people experienced hearing misfortune. Out of these, 6.4 million individuals had a place with the age gathering of 65, or more and 800,000 million individuals experienced significant or serious deafness.

Why Dubai?

    Dubai is a city in the United Arab Emirates, located within the emirate. The emirate of Dubai is located on the southeast coast of the Persian Gulf and is one of the seven emirates that make up the country. It has the largest population in the UAE (2,106,177) and the second-largest land territory by area (4,114 km2) after Abu Dhabi. Is one of the few cities in the world that has undergone such a rapid transformation - from a humble beginning as a pearl-diving centre - to one of the fastest growing cities on earth. Dubai today is a tourism, trade and logistics hub and has earned itself the reputation of being the ‘gateway between the east and the west'.  It is also considered as the dynamic nucleus of the Arabian Gulf region.

Dubai is already renowned as the business capital of the Middle East Region. It is now fast becoming the regional capital for healthcare as well.  Dubai is giving a world-class treatment for cancer affected folks in the metropolis, the United Arab Emirates and also the Gulf region.



  • Princess Margaret Hospital
  • Sun Yat-Sen University Cancer Center
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
  • Institute Gustave Roussy
  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
  • Dana-Farber, Boston
  • Memorial Sloan Kettering, New York City
  • NKI Amsterdam, Amsterdam
  • Royal Marsden Hospital, London
  • German Cancer Research Centre (DKFZ), Heidelberg
  • Mayo Clinic, Rochester
  • Johns Hopkins, Baltimore
  • Vall d'Hebron, Barcelona

Middle East

  • Danat Al Emarat Women & Children’s Hospital
  • Shaikh Khalifa Medical City 
  • Dar Al Shif (Private)
  • Healthpoint hospital
  • Burjeel Hospital & Medical Centers
  • NMC specialty hospital
  • Koc University Hospital
  • Anadolu Medical Center
  • Medicana Healthcare Group
  • Neolife Oncology Center
  • Sourasky Medical Center
  • Sheba Medical Center
  • King Fahad National Centre for Children's Cancer and Research
  • National Center for Cancer Care & Research (Al Amal Hospital)


  • Al Zahra Hospital
  • Moorfields Eye Hospital Dubai
  • Dr. Sulaiman Al-Habib Medical Center
  • Armada Medical Center,
  • American hospital
  • Saudi German hospital
  • NMC specialty hospital
  • Mediclinic city hospital
  • Welcare Hospital
  • Jebel Ali Hospital
  • Canadian Specialist Hospital


Associations and Societies :


  • American Laryngological, Rhinological and Otological Society (The Trilogical Society)
  • American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • American Head and Neck Society
  • British Association of Otorhinolaryngologists-Head and Neck Surgeons
  • Australian Society of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • Canadian Society of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • The Voice Foundation
  • American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology
  • International Federation of Oto-rhino-laryngological Societies
  • American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy
  • American Broncho-Esophagological Association
  • American Laryngological Association
  • Society for Ear, Nose and Throat Advances in Children
  • European Federation of Otorhinolaryngological Societies
  • American Rhinologic Society
  • American Otological Society



  • Emirates Medical Association
  • Sheikh Hamdan Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Award for Medical Sciences
  • Burjeel Medical and Wellness Centre
  • Al Jalila Foundation
  • Dubai Health Authority
  • Dubai Healthcare City


Medical Universities


  • University of Toronto, Canada
  • Washington University in St. Louis
  • Thomas Jefferson University
  • National University of Singapore (NUS), Singapore
  • Indianapolis University “La Sapienza” of Rome, Rome, Italy
  • University of Wisconsin, Madison
  • University of Tokyo, Japan
  • Guangxi Medical University, Nanning, China
  • University of Lyon, France
  • University Of Leeds
  • University Of Queensland, Australia
  • University of Arizona Cancer Center
  • University of Utah
  • Georgetown University Medical Center
  • University of Southampton
  • University of Pittsburgh
  • McMaster University
  • University Of Florida
  • Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
  • Wayne State University School of Medicine

Middle East       

  • Shiraz University of Medical Sciences
  • American University of Beirut
  • Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences and Health Services
  • Tehran University of Medical Sciences
  • Mashhad University of Medical Sciences
  • United Arab Emirates University
  • University of Sharjah
  • King Saud University
  • Alfaisal University


  • Mohammed Bin Rashid University Of Medicine and Health Sciences
  • Gulf Medical University
  • RAK Medical and Health Sciences University
  • Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (Dubai)
  • Harvard Medical School for Global Health Delivery – Dubai
  • Dubai Medical College
  • Dubai School of Dental Medicine (Boston University Institute



Companies Related to Head and Neck:

  • Roche Pharma
  • Marksans Pharma Ltd
  • GE Health Care
  • Biothera
  • Super Gen, Inc.
  • Cell Therapeutics
  • Sciclone Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • Blood Cancer & A. M. L. Leukaemia Informaion
  • United Biotech, Inc.
  • LIFE Healthcare Group
  • Netcare
  • Merck Frosst Canada Ltd.
  • Southern Medical

A glance at Market for head and neck cancer Research:

         Growing occurrence of head and neck cancer and increasing research activities to develop cost-effective treatment options are the factors which are driving the growth of the global head and neck cancer market. According to the World Health Organization, 3 - 5% of the population around the globe suffers from head and neck cancer. Moreover, worldwide approximately 550,000 new cases of head and neck cancer are diagnosed annually with almost 300,000 deaths annually. While cancer can affect people across different age groups, it is especially prevalent among people over 50 years of age. Head and neck cancer is projected to result in 13,360 fatalities (3,420 women and 9,940 men) in 2017. These types of cancers are more than twice as common among men as women.

Increasing geriatric population and rising number of initiatives by government and non-governmental organizations such as Support for People with Oral and Head and Neck Cancer (SPOHNC) creates a highly conducive environment for the growth of the global head and neck cancer market.


Related Societies

Asia-Pacific & Middle East

Emirates Medical Association, Asian Cancer Foundation India, Childhood Cancer International Netherlands, Emirates Medical Association, Sheikh Hamdan Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Award for Medical Sciences, Burjeel Medical and Wellness Centre, Al Jalila Foundation, Dubai Health Authority, Dubai Healthcare City, Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists, Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists


European Association of Radiology, European Society for Medical Oncology, European Network for Smoking Prevention, European Society for Vascular Surgery, European Tissue Repair Society, European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, European Society of Radiology (ESR), German Medical Association, Irish Medical Organisation.


Association of Cancer Physicians, The Cancer Prevention and Education Society, American Association for Women Radiologists, American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology, American Board of Radiology, American Medical Association, Oxford Institute for Radiation Oncology, Edinburgh Cancer Research Centre, American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Radiological Society of North America, Society for Pediatric Radiology, Society of Interventional Radiology, Society of Hospital Medicine, Australian Medical Association. 

Related Conferences:


5th Global Summit and Expo on Head, Neck and Plastic Surgery

We would like to thank all of our wonderful speakers, conference attendees, students, associations and guests for making 5th Global Summit and Expo on Head, Neck and Plastic Surgery a wonderful event!

Conference Series 5th Global Summit and Expo on Head, Neck and Plastic Surgery which was scheduled during June 19-20, 2017 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA with the theme Leading-edge research and In-sights of Head, Neck and Plastic Surgery

The conference had several workshops, multiple sessions, Keynote presentations, panel discussions and Poster sessions. 5th International Conference on Head & Neck Surgery was organized an outstanding Scientific Exhibition/Program and anticipates the world's leading specialists involved in Head & Neck Surgery. We received active participation from various surgeons, business practitioners, scientists, researchers, students and leaders from the fields of Head & Neck Surgery, Otolaryngology and Business Professionals, who made this event successful.

Various sessions were carried out with multiple presentations from speakers all around the world. Major Sessions to be discussed were:

•               Evolution in Robotic Microlaryngeal Surgery

•               Use of Ultrasound Biofeedback in Speech intervention for Children with Hearing loss and 

                Cleft palate

•               Use of Coblation in Pediatric Head and Neck Procedures

•               Molecular Pathology of Oral Cancer: Clinical Implications

•               Coblation surgery in early glotic cancer –day care procedure

•               Role of Bilateral Selective Neck Dissection in Surgical Management of Advance Laryngeal 

                Carcinoma with No Neck

•               Advancement of surgical and non-surgical techniques in otolaryngology


The conference was initiated with a series of lectures delivered by both Honourable Guests and members of the Keynote forum. The list includes:

Lee Akst, Director, Johns Hopkins Voice Centre, USA

Huseyin Isildak, Director of Otology and Neurotology the Pennsylvania State University USA

Elieen Margolies Raynor, Duke University School of Medicine, USA

Dhananjaya Saranath, SVKM’S NMIMS University, India

Dr.Anand Raju, Director and head of ENT, India

Belayat Hossain Siddhiquee, Professor,(BSMMU),Bangladesh


Conference Series offers its heartfelt appreciation to the Keynote Speakers & Moderators, who supported us throughout the event. Also, it would be incomplete without thanking all our expert presenters from all around the world which includes various outside experts, company representatives and other eminent personalities who supported the conference by facilitating the discussion forums.

With the grand success of previous conference Head, Neck and Plastic Surgery 2017, ME Conferences  is proud to announce the “Head and Neck Conference: The Multidisciplinary Approach" to be held during December 10-11, 2018 Dubai, UAE

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