CONFERENCE PROGRAM  - Day 1 - 17 April 2016 (Sunday)
10:00 - 11:00Opening Ceremony
10:01 - 10:06Keynote
Speaker: Prof. Dr. Tawfik A.M. Khoja MBBS,DPHC, FRCGP,FFPH,FRCP (UK), Director General, Executive Board, Health Ministers’ Council for the Cooperation Council States, Professor of Publich Health, Family & Community Physician Consultant, Riyadh, KSA
10:05 - 10:10Being Your Own Health Hero
Speaker: Dr. Partha Nandi MD, FACP, Internal Medicine Physician, Creator & Host, Chief Health Editor, Ask Dr Nandi Medical Talk Show, WXYZ ABC Detroit, USA
10:10 - 10:15Shortage of Family Doctors
Speaker: Prof. Dr. Faisal Alnasir MICGP, FRCGP, FFPH, PhD, Chairman, Department of Family & Community Medicine, Former University Vice President, Gulf University, Sanad, Kingdom of Bahrain
10:15 - 10:20Generalism in a Post-Einstein World
Speaker: Dr. Roger Neighbour OBE, DSc, MA, FRCGP, Past President, Royal College of General Practioners, London, UK
10:20 - 11:00Exhibition Inauguration
11:00 - 12:15Role of Family Medicine in Medical Tourism; Wellness Packages; Challenges and opportunities; How to ensure Quality of services for Medial Tourists
Chairperson: Col. Dr. Ali Singel LRCSI, LRCPI, M.B.B.Ch, NUI, DDsc, MSc, MD, Ph.D, Head of Public Health Committee for Dubai Government Military Section, Director of Medical Services & Consultant Dermatologist & Laser specialist, , Dubai Police, UAE
Speaker: Dr. Layla Al-Marzouqi, Director of Health Regulation Department, Dubai Health Authority (DHA), Dubai, UAE
Speaker: Mr. Keith Pollard BA, MCIM, Managing Editor, International Medical Travel Journal, England, UK
Speaker: Mr. László Puczkó, Group Managing Director, Resources for Leisure Assets, Budapest, Hungary
12:15 - 13:15Lunch & Exhibition Visit
13:15 - 14:35SESSION 1: Health Prevention and Promotion
Chairperson: Dr. Mohamed Farghaly FRCGPI(UK) MRCGPI(UK) MDSc(UK) DIH (Ireland) MBChB (Alex), IFM Conference General Secretary, Senior Specialist Family Medicine PHCSS, Head Of Insurance Medical Regulation HFD , Dubai Health Authority (DHA), Dubai, UAE
13:16 - 13:35Lecture 1:Gestational Diabetes from Screening to Management
Speaker: Dr. Bashir Taha Salih, Chair of Obstetric Medicine Department, Corniche Hospital, Abu Dhabi, UAE
13:35 - 13:55Lecture 2: Hyperlipidemia: Causes, Diagnosis and Treatments
Speaker: Dr. Abdulrazak Abyad MD, MPH, MBA, AGSF, AFCHSE, CEO - Health Care Division, Makassed Philanthropic Islamic Association, Lebanon
13:55 - 14:15Lecture 3: Management of Diabetes Complications on the Eye
Speaker: Prof. Dr. Hani Sakla MB, BCh, MSc, MD, PhD (Spain), Consultant Eye Surgeon, Medical Director Ebsaar eye surgery center Professor of Ophthalmology,, Dubai Medical College, Dubai, UAE
14:15 - 14:35Lecture 4:Getting a Grip on Hypertension, the Role of Combination Therapy
Speaker: Dr. Subodh Verma MD, PhD, FRCSC, Professor of Surgery & Pharmacology Cardiac Surgeon, St Michael’s Hospital, Canada Research Chair in Atherosclerosis Chair CardioLink Clinical Trials Platform, University of Toronto, Canada
14:35 - 15:00Lecture 5: Zika Virus: What and Where it is, what family practitioners need to be aware of and what the internation
Speaker: Mr. Gregory Härtl, WHO Spokesperson Coordinator, News, Social Media and Monitoring Department of Communications Director-General, , World Health Organization Geneva, Switzerland
15:10 - 15:30Break
15:30 - 16:50SESSION 2: Health Checks
Chairperson: Dr. Ashraf Swidan FRCGP, DTM&H, MBchB, Specialist Senior Family Physician, Head of Clinical development Unit, Primary Health Care Services Sector , DHA, UAE
15:31 - 15:50Lecture 1: Breast Cancer: Awareness and Screening
Speaker: Dr. Nita S. Nair DNB (Gen Surg), MRCS (Ed), MCh (Surg Onco), Assistant Professor and Consultant Surgeon, Breast services, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, India
15:50 - 16:10Lecture 2: Fighting Breast Cancer in Egypt; 12 years of Experience
Speaker: Dr. Mohamed Shaalan MD, PhD, Professor of Surgical Oncology, Cairo National Cancer Institute, Chairman of Breast Cancer Foundation of Egypt (BCFE) Director of Prevention and Early Detection Unit at NCI, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt
16:10 - 16:30Lecture 3: Control of Infectious Diseases: Local Perspective
Speaker: Dr. Farida Al Hosani, Manager of Communicable Diseases Department, Health Authority Abu Dhabi, UAE
16:30 - 16:50Lecture 4: Early Detection of Colorectal Cancer
Speaker: Dr. Khaled Bamakhrama, Consultant Gastroenterologist, Rashid Hospital, Dubai, UAE