List of Scientific Activities Commemorating Al-Zahrawi Millennium Anniversary

  1. In the  Annual International Congress of the Spanish Urological Association 2013,  two brochures and a video authored by  L.A. Fariña-Pérez, M.Pérez-Albacete e I. Otero-Tejero,  were shown to commemorate the millennium anniversary of Al-Zahrawi’s death. The video titled: Abulcasis  (936-1013) , El Gran Cirujano de Cordoba En El Milenario de Su Fallecimiento can be seen on the following link . We do apologize for being unable to translate it from Spanish to English.
  2. The Tenth Mosul Medical Conference held in Mosul 1-3 October 2013 allocated a separate session of its program to commemorate the millennium anniversary of the death of Al-Zahrawi .  A list of papers presented in that session can be seen on page 12 of the program pdf  file on this link:
  3. Three-day International Conference on Revisiting Abul Qasim Al-Zahrawi’s Legacy in Medicine and Surgery, December 13-15, 2013 at New Delhi, India:  New Delhi: The Institute of Objective Studies (IOS) in association with the Hyderabad-based Muslim Educational Social and Cultural Organisation (MESCO), Maulana Azad Education Foundation, Ministry of Minority Affairs, Govt. of India and the India Islamic Cultural Centre organised a three-day international conference to mark the 1000th year of the death of Abu-al-Qasim al-Zahrawi, an all-time great physician and surgeon from Andalusia (Arab Spain) from December 13 to December 15 at India Islamic Culture Centre here. Fiogure 1 and 2 show pictures taken during the conference’s sessionsand a  full report is available at:

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