Continuing Medical Education Conferences in Abu Dhabi
Jan 25 - 26, 2019 | CME 15.50 | Free | Cell and Developmental Biology
Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi
AABB Annual Meeting Highlights Conference and Exhibition in the Middle East 2019 is organized by InfoPlus Events LLC and will be held from Jan 25 - 26, 2019 at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC), Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. The target audience for the “AABB Annual Meeting Highlights Conference and Exhibition in the Middle East 2019” includes CEOs, medical directors, laboratory supervisors, administrators (local health authorities), allied health professionals, pathologists, transfusion medicine physicians, cellular therapy and blood banking professionals, medical technologists, clinical physicians, nurses and fellows/trainees. Accreditation: AABB designates the live activity for a maximum of 15.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Pre-Conference Workshop: Thursday, January 24, 2019: 2.5 contact hours Conference: Friday, January 25, 2019: 6.5 contact hours | Saturday, January 26, 2019: 6.5 contact hours Total meeting equals: 15.5 contact hours. Conference Description: AABB is the global leader in standards development, accreditation, and implementation of quality systems in transfusion medicine, cellular therapies and patient blood management and has an unwavering focus on donor and patient safety. AABB’s work centers around translating knowledge into solutions that shape the field of transfusion medicine, cellular therapies, and patient blood management. Its goal for this meeting is to create a unique learning environment that inspires and enables research, innovation, discovery, and excellence. This conference will provide a unique educational experience that will update attendees on the latest research and developments in the field and will include various comprehensive informative sessions, including panel discussions, workshops and industry symposia. Conference objectives: • Disseminate the latest developments in laboratory, clinical, and administrative practices in transfusion medicine, patient blood management and cellular therapies. • Foster conversations with colleagues to stimulate scientific research, enhance clinical practice and improve quality management to improve donor and patient safety in transfusion medicine and cellular therapies. • Evaluate state of the art innovations in transfusion medicine related technologies and equipment. Conference Topics: • Immunohematology • Genetic Testing (red cells, leukocytes, and platelets) • Blood Bank and donor Center operation • Quality / Standard update / workshop • Man Made Mass Casualty Events: Planning from donor centers to hospitals inventory • Cellular Therapies and Immunotherapies /Chimeric Antigen Receptor T cell (CAR T cell) Therapy • Clinical Transfusion medicine • Hematology and Coagulation • Therapeutic Apheresis • Patient Blood Management • Pediatric transfusion Prices in USD: Standard Fee - From 12/18/2019 to 01/16/2019 Onsite Fee - From 01/17/2019 to 01/25/2019 Physicians - Standard Fee - USD 500 Physicians - Onsite Fee - USD 585 Non-Physicians, Nurses - Standard Fee - USD 235 Non-Physicians, Nurses - Onsite Fee - USD 280 EMA/DHA/MOH/SEHA Physician members - Standard Fee - USD 280 EMA/DHA/MOH/SEHA Physician members - Onsite Fee - USD 585 EMA/DHA/MOH/SEHA Non-Physician members/Nurses - Standard Fee - USD 140 EMA/DHA/MOH/SEHA Non-Physician members/Nurses - Onsite Fee - USD 280 Students - Standard Fee - USD 125 Students - Onsite Fee - USD 140 Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi
Helicobacter Pylori Update Conference is organized by MENA Conference and will be held on Feb 15, 2019 at InterContinental Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. The target audience for this medical event is General Practitioners, Family Physicians/ Internist, Radiologists, Pathologists, Pharmacists, Governmental and Non-Governmental Infection Control Officials, Researchers and Other Professionals Interested in the Treatment of Helicobacter Pylori, Gastroenterologists, Hepatologists, General Surgeons, Internists, Oncologists, Family Medicine, Medical and Surgical Residents, Dieticians, Nurses, Medical Students, Allied Healthcare professionals interested in the topic. Helicobacter Pylori infection is one of the most common worldwide infections and still leads to significant medical problems including peptic ulcer disease, functional dyspepsia and gastric cancer and MALT lymphoma worldwide in the 21st century. Helicobacter Pylori is defined as a Class 1 carcinogen by the World Health Organization and does not always cause symptoms, so people may carry it without knowing they have the infection. Diagnosing Helicobacter Pylori can be challenging, and treatment is complex involving multiple antibiotics taken for weeks. The program will emphasize the importance of appropriate screening, early diagnosis of Helicobacter Pylori infection and effective cutting-edge treatment in successful eradication of the infection. The program will also emphasize the importance of antibiotic resistance rates, patient medical compliance with treatment and follow up, and the role of Helicobacter Pylori in unexplained iron deficiency anemia, and idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura. Emerging therapeutic areas such as the intestinal microbiome and the use of adjunctive therapies such as probiotics will be discussed. The role of traditional medications such as honey and black seed as well as newer products such blueberry and grape seed extracts will be discussed. Most importantly this conference will provide practicing physicians and health care workers with a unique opportunity to network with their peers and keep abreast of the latest updates in Helicobacter Pylori. Key Topics: • Why is Helicobacter Pylori Relevant today? • Helicobacter Pylori - Epidemiology and Global Burden of Disease • Helicobacter in the Gulf - A snapshot • Helicobacter Pylori and Dyspepsia • Helicobacter Pylori and Peptic Ulcer Disease • Helicobacter Pylori and Gastric Cancer • Helicobacter Pylori and MALT lymphoma • Helicobacter Pylori and Gastric Atrophy • What is the best way to diagnose Helicobacter Pylori? • Is Test and Treat a Useful treatment Strategy? • Does Helicobacter Pylori protect against GERD and asthma? • Helicobacter Pylori - What are the principles behind treatment strategies? • The role of acid suppression in treating Helicobacter Pylori • What is the role of Probiotics in treatment of Helicobacter Pylori • What other adjunctive therapies can be used in treating Helicobacter Pylori? • What about retreatment? How does reinfection occur in Helicobacter Pylori? • When should children be treated for Helicobacter Pylori? • Global Guidelines for Helicobacter Pylori • Helicobacter Pylori from a primary care perspective • Helicobacter Pylori from a public health perspective Course Objectives: • Identify natural history of H pylori infection • Highlight the importance of H. pylori screening and select the most appropriate diagnostic test for specific patients • Review the common indications for H. Pylori testing • Discuss the current H Pylori treatment options • Evaluate patterns of antibiotics resistance in H. Pylori • Discuss clinical consequences • Address the management of treatment failures • Describe the impact of antibiotic resistance on H. pylori eradication • Realize the link between H. pylori associated conditions • Discuss prevention programs • Evaluate the role of traditional medications • Discuss the role of prebiotics and probiotics in treating H. Pylor Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi
Masterclass in Intestinal Failure and Reconstruction Surgery in Neonates and Children is organized by MKH Events Middle East and will be held from Feb 22 - 23, 2019 at Park Arjaan by Rotana, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. Target Audience: • Pediatric Surgeons • Pediatric Gastroenterologists • General Pediatrics • General Surgeons • Gastroenterologists • Internal Medicine • Family Medicine • Dietitians Course Description: The Masterclass in Intestinal Failure and Reconstruction Surgery in Neonates And Children is a 2 days intensive practical program designed to help physicians to familiarize with the applications of the latest autologous bowel reconstruction techniques through live surgeries and interaction with Faculty Members. The Masterclass provides updates on the most advanced intestinal surgical procedures as well as on the achievement of autonomy and acceptable quality of life for the patients. In addition, the Masterclass offers the most comprehensive and updated knowledge of instrumentation, diagnostic pre-surgical, surgical access and methods for conducting autologous gastrointestinal reconstructive procedures. The training highlights system preparation and management, as it is specifically designed for teams. Course Objectives: • Discuss the most common lengthening techniques to correct Intestinal Failure conditions. • Perform lengthening techniques through practical sessions that will facilitate enhancement in performing techniques by the attendees. • Formulate a successful bowel surgery program that attendees can adapt to independently perform reconstructive surgery procedures. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
9th SEHA International Neonatology Conference is organized by MENA Conference and will be held from Feb 28 - Mar 02, 2019 at Jumeirah At Etihad Towers, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. The target audience for this medical event is Neonatologists, Pediatricians, Medical Residents and Fellows, Obstetrics & Gynecologists, ER Physicians, Family Physicians, General Practitioners, Pharmacists, Respiratory Therapists. Course Highlights: • Neonatology • Birth Complications • Neonatal Nutrition • Neonatal Infections • Neonatal Surgery Course Key Features: • Presentation by renowned speakers from over the world • Poster presentations and world class exhibits • Interactive Sessions • Platform for global networking • Connecting scientific community Course Objectives: Upon completion of this educational activity, participants will be able to: • Overview the recent developments in the neonatal-perinatal medicine • Discuss the most pressing neonatal conditions and the latest updates in common neonatal disorders • Discuss therapeutic controversies and implications for clinical practice • Review pathophysiology and problem-based in neonatal medicine • Discuss new developments in treating conditions that are associated with morbidity and mortality in the neonate. • Identify the importance of preventive approach in minimizing medical complications and optimizing developmental outcome • Evaluate the role of new modes of ventilation • Review updates in the strategies for controlling and preventing infections in the neonatal • Discuss nutrition dilemmas • Review updates in Jaundice • Provide improved competency, performance and quality of care for newborns
Mar 01 - 02, 2019 | Free | Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi
Emergency Neurological Life Support Course (ENLS) and Neurocritical Care Summit is organized by MKH Events Middle East and will be held from Mar 01 - 02, 2019 at Royal Rose Hotel, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. The target audience for this medical event is Paramedics, Emergency Medicine Physicians, Critical Care Physicians, Neurologists, Neurosurgeons, Resident/ Fellow Trainees, Nurses, Pharmacists, Medical Students. Course Description: The Emergency Neurological Life Support Course (ENLS) is designed to help healthcare professionals improve patient care and outcomes during the critical first hours of a patient's neurological emergency. ENLS demonstrates a collaborative, multi-disciplinary approach and provides a consistent set of protocols, practical checklists, decision points, and suggested communication to use during patient management. Course Objectives: After completing each ENLS topic, the learner will be able to: • Recognize the signs and symptoms of the neurological emergency. • Perform a focused neurological exam and calculate the Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) score, • Rapidly implement the recommended management protocol, and • Effectively communicate pertinent medical information to the accepting healthcare provider. Course Highlights: • Acute Non- Traumatic Weakness • Acute Ischemic Stroke • Airway, Ventilation and Sedation • Approach to the Comatose Patient • Intra Cerebral Hemorrhage • Intracranial Hypertension and Herniation • Meningitis and Encephalitis • Pharmacotherapy • Resuscitation Following Cardiac Arrest • Spinal Cord Compression • Status Epilepticus • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage • Traumatic Brain Injury • Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Mar 09, 2019 | Free | Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi
15th Anesthesia Refresher Course: Pediatrics Multidisciplinary Meeting is organized by MKH Events Middle East and will be held on Mar 09, 2019 at Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. Target Audience: • Anesthesiologists • Emergency Physicians • ENT Surgeons • Family Medicine • ICU Physicians • Neurosurgeons • Pediatric Gastroenterologists • Pediatric Surgeons • Pediatricians • Radiologists • Nurses • Anesthesia Technicians • Medical Students Course Objectives: • Discuss surgical emergencies in pediatric patients. • Summarize the common surgical emergencies in neonates and children. • Discuss the perioperative care of respiratory and endocrine disorders in pediatric population. Course Highlights: • Pediatric Surgical Emergencies • Neurosurgical Pediatric Emergencies • Radiologic Tools in Emergencies • Neonatal Surgical Emergencies • Cardiogenic Shock in Pediatrics Prices in USD: Early Fee From 01-12-2018 To 09-01-2019 Regular Fee From 10-01-2019 To 09-03-2019 • Physician - Early Fee - 92 USD • Nurses, Allied Healthcare Professionals and Students - Early Fee -56 USD • Medical Residents - Early Fee - 78 USD • Physician - Regular Fee - 122 USD • Nurses, Allied Healthcare Professionals and Students - Regular Fee - 84 USD • Medical Residents - Regular Fee - 103 USD Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Mar 15 - 16, 2019 | Free | Radiology
Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi
8th SEHA International Radiology Conference is organized by Abu Dhabi Health Services Company (SEHA), DiaEdu Management Consultancy and will be held from Mar 15 - 16, 2019 at Rosewood Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. The target audience for this medical event is Radiologists, Physicians, Allied Medical Health, Registered Nurses, Residents / Student Interns. Conference Tracks: • Artificial Intelligence in Radiology • Body/Chest Imaging • Breast Imaging • Cardiac Imaging • Interventional Radiology • MSK Radiology • Neuroradiology • Pediatric Radiology Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Mar 23 - 24, 2019 | CME 15.25 | AED 1200 | Wound Care
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
10th Annual Abu Dhabi Wound Care Conference is organized by International Inter-Professional Wound Care Group (IIWCG) and will be held from Mar 23 - 24, 2019 at Jumeirah At Etihad Towers, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. The target audience for this medical event is Consultants, Specialist Nurses, Link Nurses & Registered Nurses in Wound Care, Plastic Surgeons, Vascular and General Surgeons, Internal Medicine Specialists / Internists, Dermatologists, Orthopaedic Surgeons, Podiatrists, Dietitians, Physical Therapists, General & Family Practitioners, Other allied healthcare professionals with an interest in wound care, IIWCC Graduates. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 15.25 CME Hours. Conference Description : This conference is for all healthcare professionals influencing patient care. This year guarantees an innovative networking approach never experienced before. Also a research platform for rising stars to share their valuable cutting- edge information to enhance everyday skin and wound practice. In this conference wound healing, diabetic foot prevention, management, skin tears and latest research findings that can help you establish a different learning approach using evidence based practice for better results. Conference Objectives are : Introduce interactive practice change workshop which highlights on diabetic foot offloading algorithm, lunch of wound care kit and pressure ulcer prevention pathway. • Set the ground for intensive research and evidence based practice. • Awarding rising stars among the wound care enthusiasts. • Present pediatric wound healing insights. • Introduce new advances in wound healing which includes fractional lasers, Stem Cell and HBOT. • Discuss about outlook of skin tears. • Regional and global challenges in wound infection management. • Highlight cost effectiveness in wound care. • Update on the role of biofilms and surfactants. • Set the ground to develop regional Guidelines for Wounds and skin healing. • Introduce Wound Specialist to Academic Career. • Present transformational leadership: achieving sustainable outcomes in pressure ulcer Prevention programs.
Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi
The Mediterranean Incontinence and Pelvic Floor Society (MIPS) Educational Course is organized by MKH Events Middle East and will be held from Mar 29 - 30, 2019 at Park Rotana, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. Target Audience: • Urogynecologists • Urologists • Neurourologists • Pediatric Urologists • Pediatric Surgeons • Colo-Proctologists • General Practitioners • Family Medicine Physicians • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Physicians • Physiotherapists • Occupational Therapists • Nurses • Medical Students Course Description: Pelvic floor dysfunction predominantly affects men and woman of all ages and with increasing prevalence with advancing age. According to recent studies, globally, pelvic floor disorders in both gender remains to be underreported and undertreated by healthcare professionals who provide treatment to patients with such conditions. There is a strong need for continuing education for healthcare specialties to constantly provide updates in the diagnosis and treatment skills to improve patient care and to relieve prolonged suffering to patients who have this kind of condition. In the United Arab Emirates, Pelvic floor dysfunction is one of the unaddressed issues in healthcare though it is common that most undermine the quality of life of patients suffering from it. This 2-day course will introduce the concept, recent updates and multi-disciplinary care methods on pelvic floor disorders to healthcare professionals in the United Arab Emirates. The scientific committee has ensured that this course will educate all multidisciplinary team new understanding in the diagnosis, treatment and continuous care for patients suffering from pelvic dysfunctions. This course will also update all healthcare professionals with the modern and simplified approach in the transitional care on patients with pelvic dysfunction. This continuing education teaches evaluation and intervention in the pelvic floor assessment thus this information is immediately applicable into practice. Presentations and evidence-based evaluation and treatment techniques will be emphasized in this course. After this course, a better understanding of the pelvic floor disorders will enable clinicians to recognize and appropriately provide medical management that will ensure positive prognosis to improve the condition. Healthcare professionals will also understand that managing incontinence requires an integrated multidisciplinary approach and how an appropriate patient referral can contribute to the effectivity of multidisciplinary medical management. Lecture Objectives: By attending this course, the participant will provide better patient care through an increased ability to: • Assess the spectrum of pelvic floor disorders and patients that are especially at-risk • Interpret the symptoms of common pelvic floor disorders • Adapt with and utilize the resources to accurately and timely diagnose and treat these patients to limit the time spent in pain and increase the overall quality of life, • Apply non-surgical and surgical multi-specialty treatment options or referrals available to patients, • Describe the role of physical therapy in pelvic floor disorder diagnosis and treatment. Prices: Use the code 3BECY8 to avail the 50% OFF on your Registration. Visit the MIPS Website for further details. Early Fee Ends on Jan 29, 2019 • Physicians Early Fee - USD 273 • Physicians Regular Fee - USD 327 • Nurses and Allied Healthcare Professionals Early Fee - USD 109 • Nurses and Allied Healthcare Professionals Regular Fee - USD 137 • Medical Students Early Fee - USD 98 • Medical Students Regular Fee - USD 125
Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi
International Society of Pediatric Oncology (SIOP) Asia 2019 is organized by International Society of Pediatric Oncology / Societe Internationale d'Oncologie Pediatrique (SIOP) and will be held during Apr 03 - 06, 2019 at Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.