Upcoming social events:
Hi Everyone! Our Inaugural ALMA Ball will be held on Sat 23rd Feb 2013 at the Grand Ballroom at The Sofitel Hotel in Melbourne! This will be a wonderful night for the community and a chance to meet and connect with everyone. All our Lebanese community are invited! There ball includes: - pre-dinner drinks, - canapes, - 3 course meal and drinks. There will a Lebanese Band, singers and performers. Tickets are NOW AVAILABLE at $150 per person. I encourage you all to attend. Please contact us through Facebook, email (firstname.lastname@example.org). I also urge to mention the event to any family members or friends; all are welcome. We look forward to meeting you all and your family on this wonderful night! Kind Regards, ALMA
Management of Pain, Acute and Chronic: Dr. Terence Lim, Pain Medicine Specialist. & Topical issues in Sleep and Respiratory Medicine: Dr Andrew Kyoong, Head of Sleep Medicine at St. Vincent´s Hospital. Please advise for any dietary requirements. Sponsored by AstraZeneca
Cardiovascular Heart Disease Dr. Walid Ahmar and Dr. Malak Sukkar Saturday 10th May at The Castle, Hemming Park, Princes Highway Dandenong 3.30pm arrival for 4.00pm start Please contact Mariam or Walid for more information email@example.com
NSW ALMA Guest Speaker Dr Marwan Obaid Endocrinologist It is fully sponsored and the special guest speaker is Dr Marwan Obaid and Endocrinologist from Sydney. The Topic: Diabetes and Ramadan (and religious fasting periods) I look forward to seeing you on the night whereby we can listen to Marwan speak and be updated with ALMA and new developments and be amongst each other.
Come And Join Us For Our First Social Event! A wonderful opportunity for us to get to know each otherÂ´s families.
Dr David Malouf (Urologist) - Management of Advanced Prostate Cancer Dr Nabil Rahme (Gastroenterologist) - Inflammatory Bowel Disease
The Australian Lebanese Medical Association invites you to come and join us on Wednesday, the 12th of September, for an education talk presented by Dr. Nezor Houli on This invitation is open to ALMA members only.
A. Associate Professor Colin Mendelsohn (Tobacco Treatment Specialist) gave an informative presentation on the following topics: (1) The health effects of tobacco (2) Update on pharmacotherapy and the appropriate use of Nicotine Therapy Replacement (3) Drug Interactions with smoking (4) Discussed the stress paradox (5) The impact of electronic cigarettes B. Dr Rony Kayrouz (Psychologist) presented on the different pathways that lead to problem gambling in the Lebanese community. (1) Emotional and Biological Vulnerability Pathway (i.e. escape from problems) (2) Impulsive and Anti-Social Pathway (i.e. poor emotional and behavioral regulation) (3) Conditioned Pathway (i.e., a habit)
A wonderful opportunity for us to get to know each other’s families. There will be Entertainment provided for the Children.
Please join us for a ALMA talk fully sponsored by Pfizer on the 23rd May at the Hellenic Republic at 6.30pm. Speakers: Professor Richard Bittar and Dr Sam Mirzaee. Please RSVP to Mariam (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Sue (email@example.com) by the 20th May.
This is the first International Lebanese Medical Association and the Lebanese Order of Physician Conference to be held on July 13th 2017 in Beirut, Lebanon. Members are invited to attend and/or present a talk at this conference. Please contact Dr. Walid Ahmar for further details as he is involved in organising the program. It will involve international speakers and speakers within Lebanon.
Come and learn how to perform CPR on mannequins and learn why it is important to know CPR. This is a community talk and will be hands on! Please contact Mrs Safaa Kamaleddine (0413 232 241), Mr Wael Rashid (0438 571 969) or Dr Sumaya Aboulhosn (0423 678 850) for queries.
Dr Rahme and Dr Sari.
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