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Day 1 - Wednesday, 13th March 2019

08:00am - 09:00am
Theme: Keynote Lectures
Chairpersons: Dr. Laila Bastaki, Dr. Jasem Al Barrak
09:00am - 09:25am
Non Invasive Perinatal Testing (NIPT)
Dr. Pamela Renwick (Geneticist)
09:25am - 09:50am
Hereditary Uterine Cancer
Dr. Shakir Bahzad (Geneticist)
09:50am - 10:00am
10:00am - 10:30am
Coffee Break
Theme: Microbiology and Female Health
Chairpersons: Prof. Eiman Mokaddas, Dr. Ahlam Jeragh
10:30am - 10:55am
UTI in Pregnancy
Dr. Nezar Bahabri (ID)
10:55am - 11:20am
Current Challenges in STIs
Dr. Magnus Unemo (Microbiology)
11:20am - 11:50am
Joint Lecture:Prevention of Early Onset Neonatal GBS Disease
Dr. Nawara Al Shammari (Obstetrics) & Dr. Mariam Ayed (Neonatology)
11:50am - 12:15pm
Sepsis in Obstetrics
Dr. Ashraf Elhoufi (ICU)
12:15pm - 12:25pm
12:25pm - 02:00pm
Opening ceremony and Lunch break
Theme: Histopathology of Female Reproductive System
Chairpersons: Dr. Fatma Mothafar and Dr. Mohamad Jeragh
02:00pm - 02:25pm
Investigations in IUFD
Dr. Jehad Al-Harmi (Gynecology)
02:25pm - 02:50pm
Pathology of Gestational Trophoblastic Diseases
Dr. Remaa Al-Safi (Pathology)
02:50pm - 03:15pm
Placenta Pathology & Pre-eclampsia: Pathologic Patterns and Clinical Correlations
Dr. Remaa Al-Safi (Pathology)
03:15pm - 03:45pm
Screening Guidelines and Management of Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia (CIN)
Prof. Walid Khalbuss (Pathology)
03:45pm - 03:55pm

Day 2 - Thursday, 14th March 2019

08:00am - 09:00am
Theme: Hematological Diseases of Pregnancy
Chairpersons : Dr. Rania Al-Bader, Dr. Reem AlSalem
09:00am - 09:25am
Adverse Pregnancy Loss, Thrombophilia & Antithombotic Prophylaxis
Dr. Farjah Al-Qahtani (Hematologist)
09:25am - 09:50am
Thrombocytopenia in Pregnancy
Dr. Najat Rooh Aldeen (Hematologist)
09:50am - 10:15am
Bleeding Tendency and Pregnancy
Dr. Farjah Al-Qahtani (Hematologist)
0:15am - 10:25am
10:25am - 11:00am
Coffee Break
Theme: Viral Infections and Pregnancy
Chairpersons : Prof. Widad Al-Nakib, Dr. Sara AlQabandi
11:00am - 11:25am
Hepatitis Screening and Managment in Pregnancy
Dr. Ali Omrani (ID)
11:25am - 11:50am
HIV in Pregnancy
Dr. Ghassan Wali (ID)
11:50am - 12:15pm
The Importance of TORCH Screen in Obstetrics
Dr. Abeer Qassem (Gynecologist)
12:25pm - 12:50pm
Vaccination in Pregnancy
Dr. Ali Omrani (ID)
12:50pm - 01:00pm
01:00pm - 02:00pm
Lunch break
Theme: Biochemical Variations in OB/GYN
Chairpersons : Dr. Mobarak Al-Ageeli, Dr. Ahmad Al Sarraf
02:00pm - 02:25pm
Biochemical Changes in Normal Pregnancy
Dr. Michael Chen (Clinical Pathologist)
02:25pm - 02:50pm
The Role of Serial BhCG in Ectopic Pregnancy
Dr. Jehad Al-Harmi (Gynecologist)
02:50pm - 03:50pm
Evaluation of Preterm Labour Testing
Dr. Michael Chen (Clinical Pathologist)
03:50pm - 04:00pm