Kuwaiti paper wins 3rd place in European medical conference
A Kuwaiti scientific paper has won the third place in a recent major European nephrology event, director of the kidney and urinary tract surgery program at Kuwait Institute for Medical Specialization, Abdullatif Al-Turki said yesterday. The paper, prepared by the Kuwait Institute for Medical Specialization, an affiliate of the Ministry of Health, came third in the 11th European conference on kidney and urinary tract surgery held in Turkey lately, Turki said.
Turki, a consultative doctor of kidney and urinary tract surgery at the Amiri Hospital, noted that the paper was prepared by a trainee doctor of the program Abdulrahman Al-Kandari, on treatment of kidney stones. A host of papers from the program were submitted to the European conference, held in the Turkish city of Antalya, 6-8 November. Previously, the program took part in an Arab conference on surgery of kidney and urinary tract, held in Amman, Jordan, 3-6 November with four papers, Turki said.