Hospital Site Visits

Both site visits will take place on Saturday, 9 November 2019. Site visits are not included in the Congress registration and must be booked and paid for in advance. Slots are very limited. You can sign-up together with your congress registration. Only registered delegates can join the site visits. The deadline of registration for the site visits is on 20 October 2019.


If you already registered for the Congress and want to add one of the hospital site visits to your registration, please contact


Transportation will be arranged and the assembly point is at the registration desk. Both groups will depart from Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre at 1:30pm and return to Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre at 4:15pm.


SITE VISIT #1: The Royal Hospital (FULLY BOOKED)

Time: 1:30-4:15pm

Registration cost: US$ 30 (Fees collected will be donated to St Gemma’s Hospice in Leeds thru the #hellomynameis campaign)


The Royal Hospital is owned and administered by the Ministry of Health, Sultanate of Oman. It was established with the aim of providing the highest standard of health care services in Oman and the region.


The Royal Hospital is known for its distinguished specialists in various fields and had placed a significant emphasis on delivery of quality health care. With over 950 beds, the Royal Hospital is considered an important landmark in the health care services of the Sultanate.


In addition to the main Hospital, the Royal Hospital hosts various specialized national medical centers that has been developed to focus on various essential areas including: The National Heart Center, The National Oncology Center, The National Diabetes & Endocrine Center, The National Hyperbaric Medicine Center, The National Genetic Center and the National Nuclear Imaging Center.


During the hospital tour, you will join a Gemba walk, an essential part of the LEAN management philosophy which the Royal Hospital applies.


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SITE VISIT #2: Sultan Qaboos University Hospital (FULLY BOOKED)

Time: 1:30-4:15pm

Registration cost: US$ 30 (Fees collected will be donated to St Gemma’s Hospice in Leeds thru the #hellomynameis campaign)


SQU Hospital is considered to be the most important specialized hospital and reference in the Sultanate of Oman. His Majesty

Sultan Qaboos Bin Said officially opened the University Hospital in February 1990 to be a trusted leading medical centre of excellence in the region in teaching, research and health care.


Sultan Qaboos University Hospital in collaboration with the College of Medicine and Health Sciences, College of Nursing and other health institutions is committed to provide teaching, research and patient-centered care in an environment that supports continuous improvement.


Sultan Qaboos University Hospital is committed to provide compassionate, ethical, and accessible general and specialized tertiary care to the community with integrity, commitment and respect towards patients and their families.


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