Omani doctor presents research paper in US

WASHINGTON: From over 700 research papers submitted by researchers from all over the world in the field of cardiovascular magnetic resonance, the scientific board in the society of cardiovascular magnetic resonance has chosen Dr Abdullah bin Mohammed al Balushi, senior specialist paediatric cardiology in the National Heart Centre at the Royal Hospital, to be one of the main speakers in its annual meeting in Washington, this month. Dr Abdullah is a board certified paediatric cardiologist and he has an advanced fellowship training in cardiovascular MRI, as well as cardiovascular computed tomography (CT) from Germany. He also presented a number of research papers in MRI cardiology in France and Germany and his research paper in Germany has been selected as one of the best five research papers at the annual conference for cardiology and cardiac surgery that was held in Germany in February 2016.