تحت رعاية سمو الشـــيخ حــمــدان بن راشـــد آل مــكـتوم، نائب حاكم دبي، وزير المالية، رئيس هيئة الصحة بدب
Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, Minister of Finance, UAE and President of Dubai Health Authority

Conference Program 2021

Keynote Speech: Dr. Ahmed Al-Mandhari, WHO Regional Director, Eastern Mediterranean Region
Session 1: Pandemic - whats next

09:30 - 10:00

Updates on mRNA COVID-19 Vaccines
Dr. Jean Joury | United Arab Emirates

10:00 - 10:30

Integrating the care with mAbs into ongoing day to day practice.
Dr. Elif Coşkunçay | Turkey

10:30 - 11:00

Equitable Access to Vaccines
Mr. Qutiba Al Maaseer, | United Arab Emirates
Session 2:Tips to Family Physician on Diabetes Management and it’s Effect on Cardiovascular Disease.

11:30 - 12:00

Setting the scene for T2D management in primary care
Dr. Mohamed Farghaly | United Arab Emirates

12:00 - 12:30

Expanding options for T2D individualized care with Oral Semaglutide
Dr. Peter J. Lin | Canada

12:30 - 13:00

Reducing cardiovascular risk in patients with T2D in primary care setting
Dr. Peter J. Lin | Canada
Session 3: Issues Related to Primary Care

14:00 - 14:30

Truly More Possibilities for T2M
Dr. Mohamed Hassanein | United Arab Emirates

14:30 - 15:00

Practical Considerations in Obesity Management : Role of pharmacotherapy
Dr. Nimantha de Alwis | United Arab Emirates

15:00 - 15:30

Burden of Pneumonia in Adults: Insights from the Dubai Real-world Claims Database
Dr. Sara Aldallal | United Arab Emirates
Session 4: Respiratory Issue Management and how to improve Patient Outcomes

15:30 - 16:00

How to improve asthma outcomes today and tomorrow
Prof. Nobert Berend | Australia

16:00 - 16:30

Influenza Awareness
Dr. Mohamed Farghaly | United Arab Emirates

16:30 - 17:00

Antibody Updates
Dr. Viraj Rajadhyaksha | United Arab Emirates
Session 5: The Impact of Depression on Population and way forward

08:30 - 09:00

Dementia update and it’s management
Dr. Nayak Kotekar | United Arab Emirates

09:00 - 09:30

Depression: Detection and Management
Dr. Nasser El Hindy | United Arab Emirates

09:30 - 10:00

Integrating Psychiatry and Medicine
Dr. Bassem Badr | United Arab Emirates
Session 6: What more Family Physician need to know about Diabetes Management

10:30 - 11:00

Multidimensional role of basal insulin in management of T2DM
Dr. Jalal Nafach | United Arab Emirates

11:00 - 11:30

New concept in the treatment of T2D, Management guidelines
Dr. Mohamed Farghaly | United Arab Emirates

11:30 - 12:00

What do you need to know about the latest evidence on managing T2D and CVD with SGLT2i
Dr. Jalal Nafach | United Arab Emirates
Session 7: Dyspepsia what it’s and what it’s not

12:00 - 12:45

Recent updates on management of Functional Dyspepsia & Indigestion
Dr. Ahmad Jazzar | United Arab Emirates
Session 8: Common Urological Conditions and Issues related to Men’s Health I

14:00 - 14:30

Importance of Men’s Health
Dr. Farhad Janahi | United Arab Emirates

14:30 - 15:00

PDE V Inhibitors for LUTS; What should we know?
Dr. Salam Alhasani | United Arab Emirates

15:00 - 15:30

Common Urological Conditions: When to Treat and When to Refer?
Dr. Fariborz Bagheri | United Arab Emirates
Session 9: Common Urological Conditions and Issues related to Men’s Health II

16:00 - 17:00

Screening and prostate cancer
Dr. Yasser Saeedi | United Arab Emirates
Session 10: How to face some of Health Challenges?

08:30 - 09:00

Virtual medicine and primary care in the era of the 4IR: Is it a blessing or curse to people and patients?
Prof. Salman Rawaf | United Kingdom

09:00 - 09:30

The evolution of Cervical Cancer screening and diagnosis
Dr. Avi Ludomirski, | Israel
Session 11: Highlights on Colorectal Screening and Oncology

09:30 - 10:00

Highlights on CRC Screening in UAE
Dr. Sara Al Bastaki | United Arab Emirates

10:00 - 10:30

Colorectal Oncology
Dr. Zakir K Mohamed | United Arab Emirates
Session 12: Back Pain is Fine

11:00 - 11:30

Disease entities causing low back pain and their pathomechanism
Dr. Ki Young Choi | United Arab Emirates

11:30 - 12:00

Non-surgical treatment of the low back pain focusing pain management procedures
Dr. Mohamed Ibrahim Mohamed Sayed Elahl | United Arab Emirates

12:00 - 12:30

Surgical Treatment of low back pain and recent advancement
Dr. Chanshik Shim | United Arab Emirates

12:30 - 13:00

An Insight into the evaluation and management of low Back Pain: A Physiotherapeutic Approach
Dr. Naajil Mohasin | United Arab Emirates
Session 13: Pharma brand vs generic and updates on antibiotics resistance in Middle East

14:00 - 14:30

Brands vs generic landscape – data from the UAE
Dr. Mohamed Farghaly | United Arab Emirates

14:30 - 15:00

The Latest Updates Regarding The Surveillance of Antibiotic Resistance in The Middle East
Dr. Didem Torumkuney | United Kingdom