Research Competition

28 April 2019

Conrad Dubai, UAE


20 trainees and young otolaryngologists from across the Middle East stand the chance to win FREE REGISTRATION to attend ME-OTO and present your research, along with 5 opportunities to be recognised as having the best abstract and receive a special plaque award! 

ME-OTO, in partnership with The Middle East Academy of Otolaryngology (MEAO) are awarding a prize to provide FREE CONFERENCE REGISTRATION for 20 trainees and young otolaryngologists from across the Middle East to attend the upcoming ME-OTO in Dubai and present their research work.

In addition, the candidates with the top five abstracts that are presented on site will recieve a special plaque award.


  1.  Free registration to attend ME-OTO 2019
  2.  Present your research work as a conference speakers at ME-OTO 2019
  3.  Receive plaque award 


  • Participants shall submit an abstract to Informa. Abstracts need to lay within the sub specialities; Rhinology, Otology or Head & Neck.
  • These shall be reviewed by Informa and the judging committee who shall inform participants whether their abstracts have been accepted.
  • The top 20 abstracts will be selected - these participants will win FREE conference registration and the opportunity to present their research at ME-OTO on 28 April 2019.
  • The top five presenters shall then be selected and announced onsite on 28 April 2019 at ME-OTO - they will win a special plaque award.   
  • Dr Talal Al-Khatib, Vice Dean of Medicine, Ibn Sina National College, Consultant Paediatric Otolaryngologist, Associate Professor, Department of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, KSA
  • Dr Rawan Arif, Teaching Assistant, Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Masters in Epidemiology, King AbdulAziz University, Jeddah, KSA