16th World Congress of Anaesthesiologists

28 August - 2 September 2016
Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre

Amar Salti

Affiliation: Anesthesia Sheikh Khalifa Medical city, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates;

Statement of expertise for the sub-committee: Expert in Regional anesthesia and pain medicine 

Biography: Dr. Salti is a Consultant in Anesthesia and Pain Medicine at Sheikh Khalifa Medical City - United Arab Emirates since August 2015. Prior to this, Dr Salti spent 12 years at Zayed Military Hospital where he established in 2002 the first Multidisciplinary Pain Clinic in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi Dr Salti graduated from the faculty of Medicine- Paris 5 .He did his post graduation at Rene Descartes university- Paris-FRANCE and his fellowship of anesthesia and intensive care at Bichat hospital – Paris - FRANCE. He is French board certified in both Anesthesia and Pain Medicine (1996) He also obtained the European diploma of Regional anesthesia and pain medicine organized by the European Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine (ESRA) In his 20 years as a consultant, Dr. Salti worked in different hospitals in Paris and developed the acute pain services in their anesthesia departments. He was involved very early in introducing and teaching the use of new drugs and concepts in the field of Anesthesia and Pain. Dr. Salti has great passion to educational activities which is reflected in his active participation, presentations ,workshops and publications in major text books as well as journal articles. Dr Salti is an active member of the European society of anesthesia (ESA), the European Society of Regional Anesthesia (ESRA) and the Pan Arab society of anesthesia, Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine. He co-chaired the First New York World Congress of anesthesia in Dubai (NWCA 2010 ) and is the chairman of NYSORA Middle East started in 2015 Dr. Salti is a frequent national and international speaker and has received many professional and academic awards.

Disclosure of Interest: None declared


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