More than 400 physicians, researchers, scientists, engineers, physicists and others, representing 39 states and 41 countries, attended the first-ever World Symposium on endometriosis, March 24-26, 2011, at the Intercontinental Hotel in Atlanta. Sponsored by Northside Hospital, the event featured late-breaking science, presented by some of the world’s leading experts on endometriosis; open forum discussions to further explore treatment and diagnosis options in the management of this disease; live surgery transmissions from hospitals around the world; hands-on training to educate attendees in the art and science of laparoscopic suturing and knot tying; and much more.
Atlanta Hosts World Symposium on Endometriosis
About the Author: Dr. Ceana Nezhat
Ceana Nezhat, MD is a world‐renowned gynecological surgeon and medical director of Nezhat Medical Center in Atlanta, which specializes in minimally invasive surgical treatment of severe and multi‐organ endometriosis, infertility, and urologic and pelvic reconstruction. He has developed techniques and refined instrumentation for minimally invasive surgery for the benefit of patients globally.