📌 Event

The 3rd Microwave Thyroid Ablation Workshop & Hands-On Training

Microwave Thyroid Ablation Training Program Offline Workshop for Multidisciplinary Specialists

Microwave thyroid ablation offline training program

Date: August 22 -23, 2023

Location: Egyptian Liver Hospital, Mansoura, Egypt 🇪🇬

Join us for an enriching educational experience at the “3rd Microwave Thyroid Ablation Workshop & Hands-On Training”! This event is scheduled to take place from August 22nd to 23rd, 2023 at the prestigious Egyptian Liver Hospital in Mansoura, Egypt.

Course Schedule

Day 1, AUG 22

10:00 – 12:00

Theory Introduction

  • Principle of Microwave Ablation
  • Indications & Contraindications
  • Procedure Introduction
  • How to prepare ablation theatre?
  • How to perform safe ablation?

12:00 – 12:30

Coffee Break

12:30 – 14:30

Training on the basics of ultrasound imaging and puncture techniques & Hands-on training practice on demo

14:30 – 15:00

Lunch time & discussion

Day 2, AUG 23

10:00 – 15:00

Live cases (5-7 cases)
Discussions & Lunch

Course Director


Prof. Dr. Hossam Arafa Ghazi

Consultant of Diabetes & Endocrinology, Associate Professor of Internal Medicine, Mansoura Faculty of Medicine Mansoura-Egypt

Dr. Hossam Arafa Ghazi is an esteemed Associate Professor of Internal Medicine at Mansoura University, Egypt, and a Consultant in Diabetes and Endocrinology. With a PhD and Postgraduate Diplomas in Endocrinology and Diabetes from the University of South Wales and Cardiff University, respectively, his areas of expertise include minimally invasive procedures such as Radiofrequency Ablation (RFA), Microwave Ablation (MWA), and Laser Ablation for Thyroid Nodules, as well as Thermal Ablation for Parathyroid Adenoma.

In addition to his clinical acumen, Dr. Ghazi is deeply committed to education and patient care. His interests encompass Diabetes Technology and its integration in the management of thyroid and parathyroid disorders. Through his dedication to teaching and significant contributions to the field, Dr. Ghazi is shaping the future of diabetes and endocrinology in Egypt and beyond.