Date: January 27, 2002 - January 30, 2002
Location: Geneva, Switzerland
Symposium Web Page: www.symporg.ch/conferences/2002/sgd/
Sponsor: University of Geneva
Who Should Attend: Otolaryngologists, Dentists, Maxillofacial surgeons, Oncologists
Objectives: Review of new developments in diagnosis and treatment of salivary gland diseases. The First International Congress on Salivary Gland Diseases intends to gather for the first time experts in different scientific disciplines, in order to improve our understanding of the normal functioning of the salivary glands as well as of the diagnosis and treatment of salivary gland diseases.
Topics: Salivary glands, Oncology, Facial nerve, Radiotherapy, Basic sciences, Immunology, Saliva, Xerostomia
Registration Info: Registration exclusively at the congress website.
Fees: 350-550 Swiss Francs
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