Iraqi Medical Sciences Association


IMSA2014 Convention:

At a Glance

The 12th National IMSA Convention was an outstanding convention. The convention was held in The JW Marriott of Washington DC.

Friday, May 23rd started with registration and followed by the reception, where IMSA members and their families met with others.  Click here to view pictures.

On Saturday, May 24th the scientific program began with a continental breakfast for the registrants followed by a very powerful CME program lead by Dr. Zayd Eldadah. Click here to view pictures

The lunch program started with a welcoming speech by the IMSA president, Dr. Toma. The CME committee chair, Dr. Zayd Eldadah presented CME lecturers with honorary certificates in recognition for their services. He also recognizes four Iraqi siblings for their scientific projects.  Click here to view pictures

At 6:30 pm, all members gathered to take the traditional group pictures. Click here to view pictures

During the evening on Saturday, the IMSA members attended the convention's gala. The members and their families proudly sing Iraq's national anthem, "Mawteni". Dr. Raad Toma presented the life achievement award to Dr. Hamid Al Mondhiri.

Dinner and dancing were enjoyed by all. Music was provided by an Iraqi Rafid Sawa and his band. Click here to view pictures

Sunday, May 25th, began with a general assembly meeting attended by the active IMSA members who were present. Click here to view pictures. This meeting was followed by a brunch attended by members and their families. The afternoon was free for members to enjoy the city's attractions.

The Sunday night event at Al Mass hall was a hit. All enjoyed the night that entertained by Rawi Alaani and Hicham Al Anmari. Click here to view pictures

Everyone had a greatly enjoyable experience at this year's convention, and we're looking forward to the 2015 IMSA national convention that will be held in San Diego Insha'Allah.