Affiliation: Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt;
Statement of expertise for the sub-committee: Special interest in Ophthalmic Anaesthesia and Regional Anaesthesia
Biography: Professor Ezzat Samy Aziz is a Professor of Anaesthesia in Cairo University in Egypt and also a part time Consultant Anaesthetist in the Royal Chesterfield hospital in the UK with an interest in regional, ophthalmic, orthopaedic anaesthesia.He lectured in several national and internationalcongresses as the 1 st World Congress of Ophthalmic Anaesthesia in London, April 2004. He was the organizing secretary of 2 nd World Congress of Ophthalmic Anaesthesia, Cairo April 2008.He has lectured and conducted workshops on topics related to ophthalmic anaesthesia in different parts of the world including many prestigious organisations such as World Congress of Anaesthesiologists (2004, 2008 and 2012), OAS (2006 ). He has published numerous publications and review articles in peer-reviewed journals. Dr Aziz has a lot of interest in educating and training of trainee anaesthetists both in Egypt and the UK. Dr Aziz has founded the Africa society of regional anaesthesia (AFSRA) in 2010. Currently he is currently the president of the society. He has been elected to be the president and convener of the 4 th world congress of regional anaesthesia that will be held in Cape Town in November 2014.
Disclosure of Interest: None declared
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