Sessions

Friday November 24

PEDIATRICS

Chairs:
Dr. Fawaz Alrefaee – Dr. Muna Borhama

09:00-09:20 Identify and Management of Hypoglycemia
Dr. Maryam Alrashed
09:20-09:40 Cardiology Acquired Diseases in Children
Dr. Esmail Redha
09:40-10:00 1st 5 minutes of Life
Dr. Maryam Ayed
10:00-10:20 Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, an overview
Dr. Bibi Alameri
10:20-10:40 Lethal Synergism of Influenza Virus
Dr. Noura Almerdasi
10:40-10:50 Discussion Panel
10:50-11:20 Medical Debate or Challenging Cases
Kuwaiti Board residents
11:20-12:00 Prayer
12:00-1:30 Lunch and Symposium

OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY

Chairs:
Dr. Fatema Al Kandari - Dr. Nawara Alshameri

1:30-1:50 Diagnostic Tests for Evaluation of Stillbirth
Dr. Jehad Alharmi
1:50-2:10 Fertility Preservation in Patients Diagnosed with Cancer
Dr. Abdulrahman Alserri
2:10-2:30 Cervical Dyplasia and Cancer: What’s New?
Dr. Waleed Aljassar
2:30-2:50 Use of Magnesium Sulphate in preterm delivery for neuroprotection of neonates
Dr. Abdulmohsen Alanjeri
2:50-3:10 Practical Guide to Improve Cooperation Between Obstetricians and Neonatologists
Dr. Amal Ayed
3:10-3:20 Discussion Panel
3:20-4:20 Coffee Break

4:00-5:00

Opening Cermony

ETHICS AND MEDICAL EDUCATION

Chairs:
Dr. Samiah Almusallam – Dr. Ardis Hoven

5:00-5:20 Declaration of Geneva: Physician’s Oath
Dr. Otmar Kloiber
5:20-5:40 Declaration of Helsinki: Principles of Medical Research Involving Human Subjects.
Dr. Otmar Kloiber
5:40-5:50 Discussion Panel
5:50–6:35 Medical Debate: Choosing Wisely , Level of care?
Prof. Quill Timothy - Dr. Raed Hashim - Dr. Ardis Hoven - Modorator Dr. Amani Albedah

Saturday November 25

SURGERY

Chairs:
Dr Aws Alazeri – Dr. Ali Aldeham

9:00-9:20 Trauma
Dr. Saud Alturki
09:20-09:40 Updates in Thyroid Surgery
Dr. Aws Alazeri
09:40-10:00 Pancreatic Neoplasms: Are They As Deadly As We Think?
Dr. Mohammad Jamal
10:00-10:20 Robotic Surgery Experience in Kuwait
Dr. Saad Aldousery
10:20-10:40 Pediatric Orthopedic Referrals Guidelines
Dr. Saleh Alsaifi
10:40-10:50 Discussion Panel
10:50-11:20 Challenging Cases in General Surgery
Dr.Mohammad Alkanderi
11:20-11:40 Coffee Break

INTENSIVE CARE

Chairs:
Dr. Adil Alsarraf - Dr. Ibrahim Hadi

11:40 – 12:00 Surviving Sepsis Campaign
Prof. Kress
12:00-12:20 Respiratory failure and mechanical ventilation.
Prof. Kress
12:20 -12:40 The role of ultrasound and echocardiography in the ICU
Dr. Hani Murad
12:40-12:50 Discussion Panel
12:50-2:20 Lunch and Symposium

INTERNAL MEDICINE

Chairs:
Dr. Moudi Almutairi - Dr. Rehab Alwatyan

2:20-2:40 Update on Management of Tox Patients
Dr. Abdullatif Aloumi
2:40-3:00 Management of Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Dr. Faisal Alshatti
3:00–3:20 Updates on Asthma
Prof. Kress
3:20-3:40 Discussing Prognosis
Prof Quill
3:40-3:50 Discussion Panel
3:50-4:10 Coffee Break

Chairs:
Dr. Rajaa Dashti - Dr. Ali Alsayegh - Dr. Abdulrahman Alshameri

4:10-4:30 Atrial Fibrillation; Whom and When to Medicate, Cardiovert or Ablate
Dr. Martin Green
4:30-4:50 New Updates on Rheumatoid Arthritis Managements
Dr. Khuloud Alsaleh
4:50–5:10 Update on the Management of Acute Kidney Injury
Dr. Ali Alsahow
5:10-5:20 Discussion Panel
5:20-6:05 Medical Debate: Brain Vrs Heart – “Patients with risk factors of stroke and asymptomatic Atrial Fibrillation discovered on pacemaker interrogation, should receive anticoagulation?”
Dr. Martin Green - Dr. Khalid Alhassan - Moderator Dr. Ali Alsayegh