Uro Oncology Session
Dr. Amgad Farouk, M.D
consultant Urologist
Head of Urology Department. Medeor Hospital.Dubai.UAE
Cleveland Clinic Foundation Fellowship
Peter Albers is Professor and Chairman of the Department of Urology at the University of Düsseldorf, Germany since 2008. His early positions included Chairman of the Department of Urology, Klinikum Kassel from 2003-2008, as well as Vice Chairman of the Department of Urology, University of Bonn, Germany from 1998-2003. He received his medical degree at Mainz University in 1988, passed his urology residency at Mainz University with Prof. R. Hohenfellner and at Bonn University with Prof. S. C. Müller. In 1993 and 1994 he was research fellow at the Department of Urology, Indiana University, Indiana, USA with Prof. J. P. Donohue and Prof. R. S. Foster.

Professor Albers´ interests are in the field of uro-oncology. He is member of the European Organisation for the Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC) GU Group, Chairman of the European Association of Urology (EAU) Testis Cancer Guidelines Group, Past-Chairman and executive member of the Association of Urological Oncology (AUO Clinical Trials Group) of the German Cancer Society and since 2010 executive member and currently vice president of the German Cancer Society as well as past president of the German Cancer Congress in February 2012. Since 6/2016 President of the German-Cancer Society.

In 1999 and 2002 he received the Maximilian-Nitze-Prize of the German Urological Association and in 2010 the John Mendelsohn Prize of the German Cancer Society and the C. E. Alken Prize.
Dr Al-Qudah undertook his residency training in Urology at JUST and AUB, In 2003 and 2004 he got his Jordanian and Arab Boards of Urology. Fellowship training, firstly at Wayne State University, Detroit, (8/2004-6/2005) inTrauma and Reconstructive Urology. Then University of Maryland (7/2005-6/2006) for a Fellowship in Transplant Surgery. He then joined the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute, (7/2006-6/2007) for Fellowship training in Genitourinary Oncology. Dr Al-Qudah then returned to Jordan and was appointed an Assistant Professor of Urology at Jordan University of Science and Technology .He is a Consultant urologist at Al Zahra Hospital Dubai.

Dr. Saadeddin is currently a Consultant Clinical Oncologist, Clinical Tutor and education Supervisor for Adult Oncology section at the Oncology department of King AbdulAziz Medical City/Riyadh with a special interest in metastatic breast and Prostate Cancers. He was recently appointed as an Assistant professor of Oncology at King Saud Bin AbdulAziz University for health science/Riyadh.

Prior to this he was At Prince Sultan Medical Military City between 2000 and 2013 where he served as Consultant Clinical oncologist, Clinical Tutor and Director of Oncology for many years.

Dr. Saadeddin has completed his training in Clinical Oncology at The Royal Marsden Hospital in London, and he was the first Physician from the Gulf region to obtain the Royal college fellowship in Clinical oncology in1999.

Dr. Saadeddin is very much involved in many national, regional and International Educational Activities related to Breast and Prostate Cancers, he has delivered more than 200 presentations in clinical oncology at national, regional and international platforms.

Currently he is a member of many oncology organizations, and he sets on many national and regional guideline groups for breast and prostate cancers, also he is a member of almost all research groups addressing breast and prostate cancer in the region.

Dr. Saadeddin’s dream is to see oncology patients served with quality and equity. His longstanding passion towards the initiation of a patient support and advocacy program by the name; (WE CARE) is an efforts to see this dream coming true.

Yasser Farahat
Session Head