It is with great pleasure that we announce the 2012 Day of the Assistant, which will be held on Saturday 8th September 2012 in Ghent (Monasterium PoortAckere, Oude Houtlei 56).
For location on Google Maps, click here (parking nearby).
The topic of this year's scientific program is:
GENETICS IN OTOLOGY AND NEUROTOLOGY
We have invited two national experts including Professor Guy Van Camp (University of Antwerp) and Professor Els De Leenheer (Ghent University Hospital).
On top we have asked a senior consultant in the Neurotology and Skull base Unit of Addenbrooke's hospital in Cambridge, Mr. Patrick Axon.
Accreditation for ethics and economy requested.
Participation to the scientific meeting is free after registration at our website.
Social program: 20€ for VA-NKO members, 50€ for non-VA-NKO members.
Bank account: BE35 6451 4903 1037
Please register before 1st August.
The scientific program includes the following presentations:
New genetic technologies and their application in ENT
Prof. Dr. Guy Van Camp
Dept. of Medical Genetics, University of Antwerp
Etiological diagnostics in the hearing impaired child
Prof. Dr. Els De Leenheer
Dept. of Otorhinolaryngology, Ghent University Hospital
Neurofibromatosis type 2:
Cost-benefit of hearing rehabilitation in anticipated deafness
Patrick Axon MD, FRCS (ORL-HNS)
Neurotology and Skull base Unit, Cambridge University Hospitals
The social program includes:
12:30 Lunch @ Monasterium PoortAckere, Oude Houtlei 56, Ghent
14:00 “Mission impossible”, Ghent city centre
19:00 Dinner @ Vintage, Onderbergen 35, Ghent
We hope to welcome you at this year's Day of the Assistant,
The VA-NKO board 2012.