1999 News Story

Saudi surgeons participate in cardiovascular conference

Two Saudi surgeons will participate in the 24th conference of the world assembly of

cardiovascular surgeons being held next Sunday, September 12 in Melbourne, Australia.

Professor Hassan Bin Ali Al-Zahrani, who teaches surgery at King Abdul Aziz University, and

is Secretary-General of the Middle East and North Africa branch of the association, will

present a paper on surgical methods in the case of malfunction of lateral blood circulation

in certain Saudi patients. Dr. Mosaed Al-Salman, who is a lecturer and consultant on blood

vessel surgery at King Saud University, will present two papers.