Welcome address from president of Iranian society of pediatric surgeons

 Dear Colleagues and Friends,
  I would like to cordially welcome you to the International Congress on Hypospadias and Disorders of Sexual Development (HDSD) that will be held in Mashhad, Iran on 25 – 27 October 2017.
 This is an important event for all pediatric surgeons, pediatric urologists, pediatric endocrinologists, pediatric psychiatrists, plastic surgeons and other scientists who are interested in better understanding of congenital genito-urinary anomalies, focusing on hypospadias and disorders of sexual development. These Congenital malformations in children represent a specific challenge to above mention specialties as well as specialized nurses and parents. The HDSD Congress provides a high standard of medical education in Hypospadias and DSD including up-to-date clinical and scientific information from clinical studies and researches.
I have no doubt that the scientific committee with collaboration of worldwide faculties who are expert in Hypospadias and DSD surgeries will present fruitful discussions and scientific works. I very much appreciate in advance their work as well as the contributions of all active participants in congress. I also appreciate the hard work of Organizing team and Chairman of Congress, Professor Mehran Hiradfar , under the auspice of Mashhad University of Medical Sciences and Ministry of Health and Medical Education are organizing a high level scientific and interesting social program for this congress.


Dear colleagues,

On behalf of all friends who are involved in the treatment of Hypospadias and DSD cases, the organizing team and I are pleased to invite you to the International Congress on Hypospadias and DSD, to be held in Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Iran in 2017.

This congress is organized under direct supervision and scientific help of the Iranian Pediatric Surgery Association and the Iranian Urological Association with the main and great support of Mashhad University of Medical Sciences and Sarvar Foundation as hosts of the congress.

Keynote speakers from all around the world will explain the newest aspects of Hypospadias and DSD management. Round tables will be a great environment for debates to find the best solutions for the most controversial aspects in H&DSD management. LIVE SURGERY WORKSHOPS will be opportunities for learning and teaching the critical and important practical points in H& DSD.

The organizing team wishes to provide a joyous and calm atmosphere during these events. We would be delighted to meet you in our country, Iran, which has one of the oldest civilizations in the world and boasts beautiful landscapes and tourist attractions.

Along with and after the congress, the delegates and their dear families will have the opportunity to visit various tourist attractions in Mashhad, the largest city after capital Tehran, as well as historical and recreational sites in Shiraz, Isfahan, and the beautiful Kish Island through a set of tour programs.

We look forward to welcoming and visiting you in Iran and hope that you will experience a great time.


Mehran Hiradfar M.D
Congress Chairman
 Reza Shojaeian M.D
Local organizer
 Parisa Saieedi M.D
Local organizer
  Reza Nazarzadeh M.D
Local organizer

HDSD 2017- Mashhad, Iran