"GATEWAY TO EXCELLENCE IN HEALTHCARE"

Conference Program 2020

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Session 1: Changing Management in Primary healthcare: A new Role in a changing healthcare system

09:20 - 09:50

Changing Management in Primary healthcare: A new Role in a changing healthcare system
Dr. Noha Dashash | Saudi Arabia
Opening Ceremony
Panel discussion

10:30 - 11:00

Where will Family Physician be in 30 years?
Dr. Ali Singel | United Arab Emirates, Dr. Abdulaziz AlMahrezi | Oman, Dr. Noha Dashash | Saudi Arabia
Session 2 : Diabetes & Cardiovascular updates – Part I

11:15 - 11:45

Connecting the dots: T2D, CVD and the revolution of treatment guidelines
Dr. Lina Yassin | United Arab Emirates

11:45 - 12:15

Type II Diabetes: From Achieving Glycemic Control to Long Term Cardiovascular Protection
Dr. Ahmed Hassoun | United Arab Emirates

12:15 - 12:45

Professional Continuous Glucose Monitoring
Dr. Akrem Elmalti | United Kingdom

12:45 - 13:15

Break
Session 3: Challenges in Family Medicine

13:15 - 13:45

Postoperative Metabolic & Nutritional Complications of Bariatric Surgery
Dr. Wafaa Mehilba | Egypt

13:45 - 14:15

The challenges of Family Medicine in China
Dr. DJ Hamblin Brown | China

14:15 - 14:45

Influenza Management, What's NEW?
Dr. Jihad Abdalla | United Arab Emirates

14:45 - 15:00

Break
Session 4: Geriatrics

15:00 - 15:25

Falls among Seniors; GP office management
Dr. Salwa Al suwaidi | United Arab Emirates

15:40 - 16:10

Delirium
Dr. Hashim Balubaid | Saudi Arabia

15:50 - 16:15

Anemia among seniors
Dr. Abdullah Al Ali | United Arab Emirates
2019 Poster presentation winners

16:15 - 16:25

National study on E professionalism in the acceptance criteria of residency programs
Dr. Amani Muhammed Al-Qurni | Saudi Arabia

16:25 - 16:40

Role of Microbiota in Disease: Knowledge, Attitudes and Practices Amongst Adults in the UAE
Mr. Sariya Adra | United Arab Emirates, Mr. Abdulla Nidal | United Arab Emirates
Session 6: Diabetes & Cardiovascular Updates - Part II

08:30 - 09:00

How to be right from the start in managing T2DM patients with basal insulin
Dr. Al Amin Ibrahim Abdelghader | Sudan

09:00 - 09:30

FRC & Comprehensive approach in T2DM management
Dr. Jalal Nafach | United Arab Emirates

09:30 - 10:00

Pre-Diabetes: Before It’s too Late
Dr. Ahmed Hassoun | United Arab Emirates

10:00 - 10:30

The diabetic cardiac patient finally has a better chance – the reality behind it
Dr. Akrem Elmalti | United Kingdom

10:30 - 10:45

Break
Session 7: New Updates in Primary Healthcare - Part I

10:45 - 11:15

NEW PARADIGMS IN THE MANAGEMENT OF COMMON COLD IN THE ERA OF ANTIBIOTIC RESISTANCE
Dr. Mohamed El Shinnawi | United Kingdom

11:15 - 12:00

Diagnosis & Management of IBS
Dr. Ahmed Al- Rifai | United Kingdom

12:00 - 12:45

The role of Stool Softeners in management of Anorectal Disorders
Dr. Haitham Sawalmeh | Jordan

12:45 - 13:15

Break
Session 8: New Updates in Primary Healthcare – Part II

13:15 - 13:45

Vaccination in pregnancy
Dr. Ashwini Shendge | United Arab Emirates

13:45 - 14:15

Thypothyroidism: Clinical Presentation & Implications
Dr. Huda Ezzeldin | United Arab Emirates

14:15 - 14:45

An Update on the Management of Rheumatoid Arthritis: When to Refer
Dr. Martin Lee | United Kingdom

14:45 - 15:15

Standard management of obesity from research to clinical practice
Dr. Tarek Fiad | United Arab Emirates

15:15 - 15:30

Break
Session 9: Weight Loss Management & Solutions by means of Surgical, Non-surgical Procedures & Healthy Lifestyle Under supervision of Multidisciplinary Team

15:40 - 16:10

Weight Loss Management & Solutions by means of Surgical, Non-surgical Procedures & Healthy Lifestyle Under supervision of Multidisciplinary Team
Dr. Bart A. van Wagensveld | Germany, Dr. Chirine Watfa | Lebanon, Dr. Tala Al Hindawi | United Arab Emirates
Oral Presentation 1

16:10 - 16:20

Oral Cancer: Signs & Symptoms
Dr. Abdulhameed AlSarraf | Kuwait

16:20 - 16:30

Association between Obesity and Eating Habits Among Adolescents Attending Military Primary Health Care Centers
Dr. Aliaa Essam Alam | Saudi Arabia

16:30 - 16:40

The prognostic value and risk stratification of coronary arteries calcium scoring in a primary health care setting.
Dr. Nora Mohammed Alalem | Saudi Arabia
Session 10: Infectious diseases

08:30 - 09:00

Perspectives on Cervical Cancer and Value of HPV vaccination
Dr. Saad Ghazal Aswad | USA

09:00 - 09:30

Vaccinating against Rotavirus
Dr. David Cremonesini | United Kingdom

09:30 - 10:00

Hepatitis C Infection: An Evolution Shift in Screening and Diagnosis
Dr. May Chow | Singapore

10:00 - 10:15

BREAK
Session 11: AI & Digital transformation in Medicine

10:15 - 10:45

Beyond A.I. : The Future Role of Quantum Computers in Healthcare
Mr. Brian de Francesca | United Kingdom

10:45 - 11:15

Advancement & Digital transformation in Patient Facing Services
Mr. Adnan Abu Sharer | USA
Session 12: New updates in Primary Healthcare III

11:15 - 11:45

Bowlegs, Knock Knees, Flat Feet - How to Stay Out of Trouble
Dr. Gavin Spence | United Kingdom

11:45 - 12:15

Novel Approache of Primary Prevention of CVD
Dr. Agim Beshiri | USA

12:15 - 12:45

Continuous Glucose Monitoring in Diabetes Management
Dr. Mohamed Farghaly | United Arab Emirates

13:15 - 13:45

BREAK
Session 13: Mental Health and Neurology

13:45 - 14:15

Depression associated with other conditions
Dr. Nasser ElHindy | United Arab Emirates

14:15 - 14:45

Integrating Psychiatry & Medicine
Dr. Basem Badr | United Arab Emirates

14:45 - 15:15

Over View and Update in Dementia
Dr. Devdutt Nayak | USA