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Scientific Program

Day 1 - Wednesday, 13th March 2019

08:00am - 09:00am
Registration
Theme: Keynote Lectures
Chairpersons: Dr. Laila Bastaki / Dr.
09:00am - 09:25am
Non Invasive Perinatal Testing (NIPT)
TBA (Gynecologist)
09:25am - 09:50am
Hereditary Uterine Cancer
Dr. Shaker Bahzad (Geneticist)
09:50am - 10:00am
Q&A
10:00am - 10:30am
Coffee Break
Theme: Microbiology and Female Health
Chairpersons:
10:30am - 10:55am
Understanding bacterial flora of female genital tract
TBA (Gynecology)
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 AlShamary (obstetrics) & Dr. Mariam Ayed (Neonatology)
11:50am - 12:15pm
Sepsis in Obstetrics
Dr. Ashraf Elhoufi (ICU)
12:15pm - 12:25pm
Q&A
12:25pm - 02:00pm
Opening ceremony and Lunch break
Theme: Histopathology of female reproductive system
Chairpersons:
02:00pm - 02:25pm
Investigations in IUFD
Dr. Jehad Al-Harmy (Gynecology)
02:25pm - 02:50pm
Pathology of gestational trophoblastic diseases
Dr. Rema’a Alsafy (Pathology)
02:50pm - 03:15pm
Placenta pathology & pre-eclampsia: pathologic patterns and clinical correlations
Dr. Rema’a Alsafy (Pathology)
03:15pm - 03:45pm
Biopsy in gynecologic pathology; PAP test and endometrial sampling
Dr. Jalil Hariri (Pathology)
03:45pm - 03:55pm
Q&A

Day 2 - Thursday, 14th March 2019

08:00am - 09:00am
Registration
Theme: Hematological diseases of pregnancy
Chairpersons :
09:00am - 09:25am
Adverse pregnancy loss, thrombophilia & antithombotic prophylaxis
Dr. Abdul Shlebak (Hematologist)
09:25am - 09:50am
Thrombocytopenia in pregnancy
Dr. Najat Rooh Aldeen (Hematologist)
09:50am - 10:15am
Bleeding tendency and pregnancy
Dr. Abdul Shlebak (Hematologist)
0:15am - 10:25am
Q&A
10:25am - 11:00am
Coffee Break
Theme: Viral infections and pregnancy
Chairpersons :
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 Qasem (Gynecologist)
12:25pm - 12:50pm
Vaccination in pregnancy
Dr. Ali Omrani (ID)
12:50pm - 01:00pm
Q&A
01:00pm - 02:00pm
Lunch break
Theme: Biochemical variations in OB/GYN
Chairpersons :
02:00pm - 02:25pm
Biochemical changes in normal pregnancy
Dr. Michael Chen (Clinical Pathologist)
02:25pm - 02:50pm
The role of tumor markers in Gynecology
TBA (Gynecologist)
02:50pm - 03:50pm
Evaluation of preterm labour testing
Dr. Michael Chen (Clinical Pathologist)
03:50pm - 04:00pm
Q&A