Internal Medicine Update

Internal Medicine Update
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, part of Mubadala’s network of world-class healthcare facilities, is a multispecialty hospital on Al Maryah Island in Abu Dhabi, UAE. Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi is a unique and unparalleled extension of US-based Cleveland Clinic’s model of care, specifically designed to address a range of complex and critical care requirements unique to the Abu Dhabi population. Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi has five Centers of Excellence in the following Institutes: Heart & Vascular, Neurological, Digestive Disease, Eye and Respiratory & Critical Care. Other Institutes include Surgical Subspecialties, Medical Subspecialties, Emergency Medicine, Anesthesiology, Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, Imaging and Quality & Patient Safety. In all, more than 30 medical and surgical specialties are represented at Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi.

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Symposia

Workshops

Organiser

Sponsor



Educational Objectives
• Apply and integrate updated evidenced-based medical information and techniques to the clinical practice for best outcomes in the care of Internal Medicine patients
• Enhance skills in diagnosing and managing common medical issues relating to the practice of internal medicine and medical subspecialties for best quality of care
• Advance technical skills through integrated and interactive workshops of common outpatient and hospital procedures at the Multidisciplinary Simulation Center to provide state of the art care of patients
• Enhance excellence and professionalism in the practice of medicine in the UAE and Gulf Countries through affiliation with the American College of Physicians.

Accreditation
Accreditation (category 1) is sought from the Health Authority Abu Dhabi (HAAD).

Conference Topics
• Allergy / Immunology
• Cardiology
• Dermatology
• Diabetes / Endocrinology
• Gastroenterology / Hepatology
• Hypertension • Hematology / Oncology
• Hospital Medicine
• Infectious Diseases
• Nephrology
• Neurology
• Internal Medicine
• Pulmonary/ Respiratory
• Rheumatology
• Others

Who should attend
General Practitioners
Internists and Physicians working in Medical Subspecialties.

Onsite registration opens on Thursday the 11th of February 2016 at 16:00 at the registration desk. The registration is located opposite the Auditorium in Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi. Upon signing-on, attendees will receive their name badge that includes the barcode necessary to receive CME credits, the program booklet, conference bag and other relevant information


Early Bird

Full program

Early Bird
Daily Rate

Standard and onsite

Full program

Standard and onsite
Daily Rate

Until January 8th, 2016

Until January 8th, 2016

ACP Members

USD 225

USD 120

USD 300

USD 160

Nonmember Physicians

USD 300

USD 160

USD 400

USD 215




To Register Click Here

Thurs., 11th of Feb.
Topic
Presenter



16:30-17:15

Registration

17:15-17:30

Welcome and Introduction

Hussein Saadi, MD, FACP, FACE

17:30-18:15

Keynote Lecture by the President of ACP

Wayne J.Riley, MD, MPH, MBA, MACP

18:15-18:30

Coffee Break

18:30-19:15

Treatment of Primary Headache Disorders

Gerald W. Smetana, MD, FACP

19:15-20:00

Platinum Symposium

20:00

Dinner




Fri., 12th of Feb.
Topic
Presenter



08:30-09:00

Registration

09:00-09:45

Co-Managing Cancer Survivors with Primary Care Physicians

Matt Kalaycio, MD

09:45-10:30

Abnormal Thyroid Function

Allan Laurence Kennedy, MD, FRCP

10:30-11:15

Primary care management of depression

Gerald W. Smetana, MD, FACP

11:15-13:15

Break(Friday prayers)

13:15-13:45

Lunch



Fri., 12th of Feb.

Workshops



13:45-14:30

Foot Exam/PN Melissa Li-Ng, MD

Musculoskeletal Exam/ Joint Zarmeena Ali, MD

Skin Exam James Willis, MD

14:30-17:00

Foot Exam/PN Melissa Li-Ng, MD

Musculoskeletal Exam/ Joint Zarmeena Ali, MD

Skin Exam James Willis, MD



Case Discussion in Ballroom



SOB/Asthma

Anemia/Celiac

13:45-14:45

Hanan Sheikh Ibrahim, MD Khaled M. Saleh, MD Sobia Farooq, MD Yaser Abu El-Sameed, MBBS, FCCP

Nicole Sirotin, MD Sigurbjorn Birgisson, MD Mohamed Abuzakouk, MD, PhD, FRCPath, FFPath (RCPI), FRCP

Leg swelling

Dizziness

14:50-15:50

Elhami Hannan, MD Mohamad H. Masri, MD Matt Kaleycio, MD Elie B. Choufani, MD

Antoine Haddad, MD Anastasios G. Hantzakos, MD Cynthia Bamford, MD

Joint pain

Diabetes

15:55-16:55

TBA Khalid Alnaqbi MD, MSc, CCD, FRCPC, FACP, FACR Zarmeena Ali, MD

Samer El-Kaissi, MD M. Hamed Farooqi, MD, FACP, FACE Allan Laurence Kennedy, MD, FRCP

17:00

Diamond Symposium




Sat., 13th of Feb.
Topic
Presenter



08:30-09:00

Registration

09:00-09:45

CKD screening and evaluation

Robert Heyka, MD

09:45-10:30

Women’s health

Andrea Sikon, MD

10:30-11:00

Break

11:00-11:30

Vitamin D Deficiency

Hussein Saadi, MD, FACP, FACE

11:30-12:00

OSA

Khaled M. Saleh, MD

12:00-12:30

Update on management of UTI

Maria-Fernanda Bonilla, MD

12:30-14:00

Platinum symposium and Lunch




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