IFM 2017
CONFERENCE PROGRAM  - Day 1 - 06 March 2017
 
06/03/2017
10:00 - 11:30OPENING CEREMONY
10:01 - 10:15Keynote
H.E. Dr. Sheikh Mohamed Bin Hamad Al Thani, Director, Ministry of Public Health, Qatar
10:15 - 10:25Keynote
Prof. Dr. Faisal Alnasir MBBS, FPC, MICGP, FRCGP, FFPH, PhD, Chairman, The Home Health Care Center, Kingdom of Bahrain
10:25 - 10:40Keynote
Dr. Ibtesam Al Bastaki MBBS RCSI, ARAB BOARD FM, MsHM RCSI, Director – Dubai & Northern Emirates, VPS Healthcare, UAE
10:45 - 11:15OPENING SESSION
Brig. 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 Health Centre, Dubai Police Headquarters, UAE
Dr. Ramadan Alblooshi, CEO , Dubai Healthcare City - Regulation, (DHCR), UAE
11:15 - 11:30PLENARY SESSION
Dr. Haidar Al Yousuf MRCGP, MBCHB-UK,  Director of Health Funding, Member of the DHA Executive Committee & Strategy Council , Dubai Health Authority, UAE
11:30 - 13:00SESSION 1: Obesity
Dr. Mohamed Farghaly FRCGPI(UK) MRCGPI(UK) MDSc(UK) DIH (Ireland) MBChB (Alex), IFM Conference General Secretary, Professor - Dubai Medical College, Senior Specialist Family Medicine PHCSS, Head Of Insurance Medical Regulation HFD , Dubai Health Authority, UAE
11:31 - 12:00Lecture 1: Challenges in Obesity Management
Dr. Rita Nawar Tobias, Medical Director and Consulting Endocrinologist, , The Weight Care Clinic, UAE
12:00 - 12:40Lecture 2: Updates in Obesity Management
Prof. Dr. Luc Van Gaal, Professor of Medicine, Department of Endocrinology, Diabetology and Metabolism,, Antwerp University Hospital, Belgium
12:41 - 13:00Panel Discussion
Prof. Dr. Luc Van Gaal, Professor of Medicine, Department of Endocrinology, Diabetology and Metabolism,, Antwerp University Hospital, Belgium
Dr. Mohamed Farghaly FRCGPI(UK) MRCGPI(UK) MDSc(UK) DIH (Ireland) MBChB (Alex), IFM Conference General Secretary, Professor - Dubai Medical College, Senior Specialist Family Medicine PHCSS, Head Of Insurance Medical Regulation HFD , Dubai Health Authority, UAE
13:01 - 14:00EXHIBITION VISIT
14:00 - 15:30SESSION 2: Addressing the ABC in Type 2 Diabetes – A1C, Body Weight & Cardiovascular Outcomes
Dr. Fatheya Alawadi MSC Diabetes and Endocrine, FRCP, FACE, Consultant Endocrinologist & Head of Endocrine Department, Dubai Health Authority, UAE
Dr. Ashraf Swidan FRCGP, DTM&H, MBchB, Specialist Senior Family Physician, Head of Clinical Development Unit, Primary Health Care Services Sector , Dubai Health Authority, UAE
14:01 - 14:30Lecture 1:Challenges in Managing Type 2 diabetes
Dr. Mohamed Farghaly FRCGPI(UK) MRCGPI(UK) MDSc(UK) DIH (Ireland) MBChB (Alex), IFM Conference General Secretary, Professor - Dubai Medical College, Senior Specialist Family Medicine PHCSS, Head Of Insurance Medical Regulation HFD , Dubai Health Authority, UAE
14:30 - 15:10Lecture 2:Addressing ABC in patients with Type 2 diabetes
Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Schmidt, Professor of Medicine and Chair, Director, Department of Medicine, Chief, GI/Hepatology & Diabetology Services, St. Josef-Hospital- Ruhr-University of Bochum Medical School, Germany
15:11 - 15:30Panel Discussion
Dr. Mohamed Farghaly FRCGPI(UK) MRCGPI(UK) MDSc(UK) DIH (Ireland) MBChB (Alex), IFM Conference General Secretary, Professor - Dubai Medical College, Senior Specialist Family Medicine PHCSS, Head Of Insurance Medical Regulation HFD , Dubai Health Authority, UAE
Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Schmidt, Professor of Medicine and Chair, Director, Department of Medicine, Chief, GI/Hepatology & Diabetology Services, St. Josef-Hospital- Ruhr-University of Bochum Medical School, Germany
15:30 - 17:00SESSION 3: Updates on Communicable Disease
Dr. Layla Al Dabal Bsc MD, Msc, FRCP, Fellowship, Consultant Internist and Head of Infectious Diseases Unit,, Rashid Hospital, Dubai Health Authority, UAE
15:31 - 16:00Lecture 1: HBV and HCV: A Global View and a Local Perspective
Dr. Layla Al Dabal Bsc MD, Msc, FRCP, Fellowship, Consultant Internist and Head of Infectious Diseases Unit,, Rashid Hospital, Dubai Health Authority, UAE
16:01 - 16:30Lecture 2: Management of pulmonary TB in family medicine practice, Medical fitness services – DHA
Dr. Hassan Shurie, Consultant & Head of Technical Services, Medical Fitness Department, Dubai Health Authority, UAE