The Second Middle East Congress on Rhinology and Facial Plastic Surgery (MERC2010) will be held in Tehran at November 17th-19th 2010, the best seasonal time. In November, weather in Tehran is pleasant and mild, temperatures are between 14-18 C. English will be the official language of the Congress. In this meeting experts from all around the world will graciously share their newest experiences and innovations in the fields of Rhinology and Facial Plastic Surgery.


The role of nurses has evolved extensively within the Iran healthcare sector in the past decades; with nurses gaining more power and responsibility in patient care practice. With this in mind, the organizers of the Nursing office of Tehran university and medical science, Rhinology Research society and Iranian Nursing Society proud to present the 3rd Nursing Symposium of Rhinology and Facial Plastic Surgeries. This three-day event is aimed to provide a new educational opportunity for the nursing community in the Iran, where they can learn from each other and gain insight into the nursing rhinology and plastic surgery which based on nursing care plan and research application in rhinology nursing.
Presentations will be given by key national experts, covering topics ranging from acute and primary care to critical care management. Attendees will advance their knowledge, acquire new skills and better understand the modern day complexities of rhinology and plastic surgery nursing. The program will further provide the opportunity to address various challenges in nursing rhinology and facial plastic surgeries as well as the chance to reconnect with professional colleagues over discussion panels.

Scientific and executive committee of 3rd Nursing Symposium of rhinology and facial plastic surgeries

Nursing director : Khorshid Vaskooie
Scientific secretary: Dr Mohammad Ali Cheraghi

Scientific Committee members in alphabetical order:

Afshani Shahla, MSc.N
Asnaashari Hamideh, MSc.N
Bagheri, Alireza, PhD
Basiri Atefe, BSc.N
Cheraghi Mohammad Ali, PhD
Cheraghi Masood, MSc.N
Dadbakhsh Mansoor, MSc.N
Emam Hadi Mohammad Ali, MD
Jariani Abolfazl, PhD
Ghorbanpour Maryam, MSc.E
Jazari Zahra , MSc.N
Jolaiee Sodabeh, PhD
Karimi Mahboubeh, MSc.N
Kamyab Faride, , MSc.N • Kohan Nushin, MSc.N
Mehrdad Neda, PhD
Misaghi Soraya MSc.N
Mohsenian Mahta MSc.N,
Nikbakht Nasrabadi Alireza, PhD
Parsayekta Zohre, PhD
Seyedolshohadaiee Mahnaz MSc.N
Sharifi neyestanak Nahiddokht, MSc.N
Vaskooie Khorshid, MSc.E
Zohari Sima, PhD
Zohre Parsayekta,PhD
Zaghari Mansooreh, PhD
Zakerimoghadam Masoomeh, MSc.N

Executive Committee members in alphabetical order:

Asnaashari Hamideh
Ajodani parivash
Kohan Nushin
Karimi mahboubeh
Ghahremani masomeh
Misaghi Soraya


Scientific Program




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Tehran, the capital of Iran is one of the largest metropolitans of the world, and it is the country's largest economic center and the base for its large and small modern technological and industrial establishments. Located on the slopes of the mountains and at the foot of the magnificent Mount Damavand... more

The American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery(AAFPRS)
European Rhinology Society(ERS)
European Academy of Facial Plastic Surgery(EAFPS)