Second Vestibular Day

Dear colleagues,

In May, 2015, at the Medical University “Prof. Paraskev Stoyanov” of Varna, Bulgaria, in the presence of Prof. O. Nuri Özgirgin, President of the European Academy of Otology & Neuro-Otology, the Fist Vestibular Day was held. During this meeting, the International Black Sea Association of Otology & Neuro-Otology was funded. This non-governmental organization has been meanwhile officially registered in Bulgaria.

Following the unanimous decision made by the founder-members, the Second Vestibular Day with International Participation will be held in the city of Varna, Graffit Hotel, (http://www.graffithotel.com) on April 8th-9th, 2016.

This forum will be organized under the auspices of Prof. Krasimir Ivanov, MD, PhD, DSc, Rector of the Medical University “Prof. Paraskev Stoyanov” of Varna and in collaboration with the European Academy of Otology & Neuro-Otology.

The main topic of this meeting is “Is there an adequate treatment of tinnitus?”

The following invited lecturers from abroad will deliver their oral presentations:

  • Prof. Tobias Kleinjung, MD, Head, Ear Nose and Throat Clinic at the University Hospital of Zürich, Switzerland;
  • Prof.  Stefan Volkenstein, University of Ruhr, Bochum, Germany;
  • Prof. Badr Mostafa, Ain Shams University, Faculty of Medicine, Cairo, Egypt;
  • Prof. Levent N. Ozluoglu, MD, Head, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Baskent University School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey;
  • as well as eminent scientists from Sofia and Varna, Bulgaria.

In addition, the scientific programme includes original oral and poster presentations as well as presentations by pharmaceutical firms. A round table discussion will be devoted to the emerging and unsolved issues of this interdisciplinary topic.

Numerous otologists, neuro-otologists, pharmacologists, physiologists, dental physicians and general practitioners from Bulgaria are expected to attend and actively participate in the Second Vestibular Day.

Deadline for registration and submission of a short abstract of a scientific communication is March 14, 2016.

The registration fee of 50 leva should be paid on the day of the opening ceremony.

 

On behalf of the Organizing Committee of the Second Vestibular Day,

I would like to wish you a healthy, peaceful and happy New Year 2016!

 

Assoc. Prof. Mario Milkov, MD, PhD

President of the Organizing Committee of the Second Vestibular Day – Varna 2016

President, International Black Sea Association of Otology & Neuro-Otology

Secretary, Bulgarian Otorhinolaryngological Society

 

For more detailed information, please contact:

Assoc. Prof. Mario Milkov, MD, PhD

Medical University “Prof. Paraskev Stoyanov” of Varna

Faculty of Dental Medicine

9002 Varna

100 Tsar Osvoboditel Blvd

Phone: +359-888897403

E-mail: mario.milkov@gmail.com