Palestine Joins the European Society of Radiology
Arabmed or Union Arabischer Mediziner in German is an association of Arab doctors who live and practice in various European countries. Arabmed was established and registered in Germany in 1983, is a non-profit organization that serves public purposes and focuses on medical, cultural and social activities and exchange. As an independent organization it is not subject to the influence of governments or religious authorities. It has an elected administrative body composed by a President and Vice President. The last election took place in October 2011. It has a membership as an observing NGO at the United Nations with medical and social consultative status at the Economic and Social Council since 1996.
The five – day conference, presided this year by ESR President Prof. Gabriel P. Krestin from Rotterdam and Congress President Prof. José Ignacio Bilbao from Pamplona, will address major issues in radiology and present the latest advances in imaging in order to help delegates face current professional and economic requirements in their field.