3rd Internal Medicine Update

March 5 - 7, 2020, Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, UAE

PROGRAM

Thursday, March 5th, 2020

TIME TITLE PRESENTER
5:00 - 5:30 pm Registration
5:30 - 5:50 pm Welcome / opening talk Hussein Saadi, MD
6:00 - 6:30 pm Hospital Medicine and Population Health: how hospitalists play a vital role in the Population Health Christ Frost, MD
President, Society of Hospital Medicine
6:30 - 7:00 pm Leadership talk Jorge Guzman, MD
Chief of Staff, Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi
7:00 - 7:30 pm Physician wellbeing and Resilience, Revise of literature and interactive session Seher Ahmed, MD

Friday, March 6th, 2020

CATEGORY TIME TITLE PRESENTER
Respiratory 8:30 - 08:50 am Putting evidence into Practice , a case based approach to COPD Zaid Zoumot, MD
8:50 - 09:10 am Sleep Apnea Sobia Farooq, MD
9:10 - 9:30 am Newer biologic agents in Asthma: an update of guidelines in asthma Ali Wahla, MD
9:30 - 9:50 am Non Invasive Positive Pressure Ventilation outside Intensive Care Unit Madhu Sasidhar, MD
9:50 - 10:00 am Q & A
10:00 - 10:15 am Coffee break
Keynote 10:15 - 10:45 am Improving Diagnosis - From Good to Great Benji K. Mathews, MD, FACP, SFHM IP
Palliative care / Geriatric 10:45 - 11:45 am Quick Geriatric assessment in the ambulatory setting Hanan Sheikh Ibrahim, MD
End of Life-Allowance of Natural Death Christos Dimopoulos, BM, DGM, FRCPS (Glasgow)
11:45 am - 12:45 pm Considerations on the Identification and Management of Patients at High Risk for Breast Cancer Stephen Grobmyer, MD
12:15 - 1:30 pm Lunch and Prayer
Endocrine 01:30 - 01:50 pm The Impact of Technology in Diabetes Management: Where are we now and what does the future hold Hamed Farooqi, MD
1:50 - 2:10 pm Inpatient Management of diabetes Ahmed Jamil, MD
2:10 - 2:30 pm Hyperthyroidism Samer el Kaisi, MD
2:30 - 2:50 pm Calcium disorder Maguy Chiha, MD
2:50 - 3:00 pm Q & A
Keynote 3:00 - 3:30 pm Opioid Epidemic in the United States: overview and evolving best practices related to opioid prescribing and treatment of patients with Opioid Use Disorder Christ Frost, MD
3:30 - 3:45 pm Coffee break
3:45 - 4:15 pm Satellite symposium
Cardiovascular 4:15 - 4:35 pm Lipid Disorder Mahmoud Traina, MD
4:35 - 4:55 pm Update on Peripheral VD Faisal Hassan, MD
4:55 - 5:15 pm Anticoagulation in Inpatient Settings Mahmoud AlHawamdeh, MD
5:15 - 5:35 pm Inpatient stress testing Rumman Langah, MD
5:35 - 5:55 pm Q & A

Saturday, March 7th, 2020

TIME TITLE PRESENTER
8:30 - 9:00 am pre- op evaluation for hypertension Ahmed Jameel, MD
9:00 - 9:30 am Things We Do for No Reason Saaid Abdel-Ghani, MD
9:30 - 10:00 am Skin and soft tissue infections Mohamed Mooty, MD
10:00 - 10:30 am Indication and interpretation of common rheumatologist testing Rajaei Namas, MD
10:30 - 10:45 am Coffee Break
10:45 - 11:15 am Acute Kidney injury Nizar Attallah, MD
11:15 - 11:45 am Management of Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Is it all about biologics? Aydamer al Rakawi, MD
11:45 am - 12:15 pm Colorectal polyps and understanding colonoscopy results: What you should know in 2020 Ammar Khair, MD
12:15 - 12:45 pm Delirium Ayesha Ahmed, MD
12:45 - 1:15 pm Neurologic Emergencies for Non neurologists Seby John, MD
1:15 pm Closing Remarks