Umm Al-Qura University

Umm Al-Qura University

College of Medicine participates in the European Society for Autoimmune Disease and Rheumatology Conference

The intern physician, Dr. Talal Abdullah Al-Mutairy, Medicine College, Umm Al-Qura University- participates in the European Society for Autoimmune Disease & Rheumatology Conference held in Toulouse, France.

Al-Mutairy presented his scientific paper in presence of elite of Autoimmune and Rheumatology physicians worldwide.

The research paper describes a difficult case of spinal infection that was treated through Rituximab as a first clinical experiment and the patient demonstrated progress through severity of illness assessment signs, Al-Mutairy Explained.

Al-Mutairy said, Dr. Hany Al-Moalem, the general supervisor of Al-Zaidi Chair of Research in Rheumatic Diseases, Medicine College, Umm Al-Qura University, is the key researcher standing behind this scientific paper.

This participation comes within the chair’s package of research activities and participations in international events and conferences on Rheumatology, added he.

At the end of his word, Al-Mutairy expressed thanks and gratitude to his highness / Dr. Bakry bin Matuq Assas, the University President for research activities support and distinct students’ motivation. He, also, praised efforts by Dr. Anmar Nasser, the college dean, to raise graduates efficiency through the most state of the art world standards in medical education especially research excellence.