Dubai International Ambulance Conference - Program 2017
 
21/03/2017
09:00 - 10:30Session 1: Clinical Outcomes & KPI in EMS
Chairperson: Dr. Sami Mana Ahmad Bin Ahmad, Head of Medical Accreditation and Studies Section Department of Medical & Technical Affairs, Dubai Corporation for Ambulance Services
09:00 - 09:20Dubai EMS KPI
Speaker: Dr. Omar Al Sakaf, Director of Medical & Technical Affairs, DCAS, Dubai Corporation for Ambulance Services
09:20 - 09:40Australia EMS KPI
Speaker: Mr. Neil Kirby, Chief Executive Officer, Ambulance Tasmania Ambulance
09:40 - 10:00Clinical Performance Indicators, UK Experience
Speaker: Dr Mamoun Abu-Habsa MB BS MRCS Dip IMC FRCEM FFICM, Consultant in Critical Care & Emergency Medicine, Royal London Hospital - Barts Health NHS Trust
10:00 - 10:20Clinical Audit leads to better outcome
Speaker: Dr. Farry Bruce Jeffrey M.Med Sci (clic Path), Phd. (Med Micro), FIBMS, Dip (Change Mngt), Vice Dean, King's Centre for Professional Development

21/03/2017
11:30 - 13:00Session 2: EMS Smart Applications
Chairperson: Mr. Neil Kirby, Chief Executive Officer, Ambulance Tasmania Ambulance
11:35 - 11:50Intelligent Vehicle Management System
Speaker: Mr. Eric Gallagher, CEO - ATSR Ltd, ATSR Ltd
11:50 - 12:10Mobile App
Speaker: Mr. Shaffi Mather, Serial Entrepreneur, Lawyer & Public Policy Analyst, MUrgency
12:10 - 12:30Using Technology to Enhance EMS
Speaker: Mr. Dave Evans, Pre-Hospital BDM, RDT
12:30 - 12:50Smart Data Management HEMS
Speaker: Prof. Richard Lyon MBChB(Hons) MD MRCP FRCEM DipIMC RCS(Ed), Consultant Emergency Medicine, Clinical Lead & Helicopter Emergency Medical Services (HEMS) Consultant and Director of Research, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh - Medic One - Air Ambulance

21/03/2017
14:00 - 15:20Session 3: Regional Ambulance Services Systems
Chairperson: Dr. Omar Al Sakaf, Director of Medical & Technical Affairs, DCAS, Dubai Corporation for Ambulance Services
14:01 - 14:20Oman Ambulance Services & KPIs
Speaker: Dr. Hamed Abdullah Ali Al Hammadi, Assistant General Director of Ambulance at the Public Authority for Civil Defence and Ambulance (PACDA) of Royal Oman Police
14:20 - 14:40Bahrain Ambulance Services & KPIs
Speaker: Dr. Feras Husain AbuZeyad, LRCP & SI, MB, BAO (NUI), FRCPC, Consultant Emergency Medicine, Head of Emergency Medicine Department at King Hamad University Hospital, President of Bahrain Association of Emergency Medicine (BAEM)
14:40 - 15:00controversies in EMS - Saudi Arabia
Speaker: Dr. Nawfal Al Jerian, Assistant Professor, Emergency Medicine, College of Applied Medical Sciences
15:00 - 15:20UAE Emergency Services & KPIs

21/03/2017
15:20 - 16:20Session 4: International Prospective Ambulance Services Systems
Chairperson: Dr. Tanveer Ahmed Yadgir, Acting Head of Medical & Research Studies Unit Medical Researcher, Dubai Corporation for Ambulance Services
15:21 - 15:40Malaysia Ambulance Services & KPIs
Speaker: Dato’ Sri Dr Abu Hassan Asaari Abdullah, Senior Consultant,Head of Department of Emergency Medical and Trauma Services, Hospital Kuala Lumpur
15:40 - 16:00Spain Ambulance Services & KPIs
Speaker: Dr. Francesc Bonet, SSG-SPAIN EMERGENCY CONSULTANT
16:00 - 16:20Egypt Ambulance Services & KPIs

22/03/2017
09:00 - 10:30Session 5: Research to take EMS into Future
Chairperson: Dr. Tanveer Ahmed Yadgir, Acting Head of Medical & Research Studies Unit Medical Researcher, Dubai Corporation for Ambulance Services
09:01 - 09:20Research in Resuscitation
Speaker: Mr. David Halliwell MSc. Paramedic, Managing Director – MDT Global Solutions Ltd., Education Director – Academy of Professional Development, Evidence in Action Ltd
09:20 - 09:40Pre-Hospital Research Present and Future Scope
Speaker: Prof. Russell Jones PhD, Professor of Clinical Education, Edith Cowan University and the Royal Flying Doctor Service
09:40 - 10:00Research in Stroke Management in UAE
Speaker: Dr. Suhail Abdulla Al-Rukn MD, FRCPC, President of Emirates Neurology Society, Consultant Neurologist, Head of Stroke Program, Director of Neurology Residency Program, Rashid Hospital
10:00 - 10:20Future forecasting for EMS
Speaker: Dr. Mwaffaq Al Ziadat, Dubai Corporation for Ambulance Services

22/03/2017
11:20 - 12:30Session 6: Trauma Management
Chairperson: Dr. Omar Al Sakaf, Director of Medical & Technical Affairs, DCAS, Dubai Corporation for Ambulance Services
11:25 - 11:50Epidemiology in Trauma
Speaker: Dr. Mohamed El-Sadig, Instructor, Institute of Public Health, College of Medicine & Health Sciences, UAE University
11:50 - 12:10Traumatic Eye injuries and Emergency Management
Speaker: Dr. Adel Mohammed Badr, Consultant Ophthalmologist, Vitreoretinal and Phaco Surgeon, Dr. Sulaiman Al-Habib Medical Group
12:10 - 12:30Pediatric trauma in the UAE – epidemiology and prevention
Speaker: Prof Michal Grivna MD, PhD, MPH, FFPH, Institute of Public Health College of Medicine & Health Sciences, UAE University
12:30 - 12:50Injury Surveillance System
Speaker: Dr. Firas Kareem Annajar, DHA, Residency Program Director-Emergency Medicine, Rashid Hospital Trauma Centre

22/03/2017
14:00 - 16:00Session 7: Gateway to EMS
Chairperson: Dr. Tanveer Ahmed Yadgir, Acting Head of Medical & Research Studies Unit Medical Researcher, Dubai Corporation for Ambulance Services
14:01 - 14:20Dispatcher Role for Initial Treatment (USA)
Speaker: Mr. Chip Hlavacek, Director of Client Support Services and International Implementations , Priority Dispatch Corp
14:20 - 14:40Physician role in dispatch centre
Speaker: Mr. David Tauber, EMS Program Director, American Health, USA
14:40 - 15:00Not the best ... just different: Australian Paramedicine
Speaker: Assoc Prof. Brett Williams PhD, FPA, HOD, Department of Community Emergency Health and Paramedic Practice, Monash University
15:00 - 15:20Hear & Treat (UK Experience)
Speaker: Prof. Richard Lyon MBChB(Hons) MD MRCP FRCEM DipIMC RCS(Ed), Consultant Emergency Medicine, Clinical Lead & Helicopter Emergency Medical Services (HEMS) Consultant and Director of Research, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh - Medic One - Air Ambulance

23/03/2017
09:10 - 10:30Session 8: Plenary Session
Chairperson: Dr. Haneefa Shaji, Senior Specialist Physician, ED and Trauma center, Rashid hospital Dubai Clinical Lecturer, Dubai Medical College., Rashid Hospital
09:10 - 09:30Safety and Design in EMS
Speaker: Dr. Nadine Levick, CEO, Objective Safety, Research Director, EMS Safety Foundation
09:30 - 09:50MH130 Ambiguous Loss & Psychological
Speaker: Dato’ Sri Dr Abu Hassan Asaari Abdullah, Senior Consultant,Head of Department of Emergency Medical and Trauma Services, Hospital Kuala Lumpur
09:50 - 10:10Response Time verses Clinical Outcome
Speaker: Dr Mamoun Abu-Habsa MB BS MRCS Dip IMC FRCEM FFICM, Consultant in Critical Care & Emergency Medicine, Royal London Hospital - Barts Health NHS Trust
10:10 - 10:30EMS in India/Asia
Speaker: Dr. Subroto Das, CEO , Lifeline Foundation

23/03/2017
11:30 - 12:30Session 9: Poster and Research Paper
Chairperson: Dato’ Sri Dr Abu Hassan Asaari Abdullah, Senior Consultant,Head of Department of Emergency Medical and Trauma Services, Hospital Kuala Lumpur
11:31 - 11:50Preparedness for Biological Disasters in Saudi Arabia: EMS on the Frontlines.
11:50 - 12:10Cardiac Arrest - Beyond 5H's and 5T's
12:10 - 12:30The Emergency Department Observation Unit for evaluating patients with poorly controlled hypertension

23/03/2017
13:30 - 15:30Session 10: Training , Licensing & Accreditation
Chairperson: Dr. Sami Mana Ahmad Bin Ahmad, Head of Medical Accreditation and Studies Section Department of Medical & Technical Affairs, Dubai Corporation for Ambulance Services
13:31 - 13:50Higher College of Technology - Research
Speaker: Mr. Reon Cunning, Faculty - Paramedics (Health Science Division), Higher Colleges of Technology - Dubai UAE
13:50 - 14:10ECU: Excellence in Paramedic Education and Training
Speaker: Prof. Russell Jones PhD, Professor of Clinical Education, Edith Cowan University and the Royal Flying Doctor Service
14:10 - 14:30DCAS Advanced Paramedic Project
Speaker: Dr. Tanveer Ahmed Yadgir, Acting Head of Medical & Research Studies Unit Medical Researcher, Dubai Corporation for Ambulance Services
14:50 - 15:10Near peer-teaching: The Monash University Experience
Speaker: Assoc Prof. Brett Williams PhD, FPA, HOD, Department of Community Emergency Health and Paramedic Practice, Monash University
15:10 - 15:30Closing Ceremony
Speaker: Dr. Omar Al Sakaf, Director of Medical & Technical Affairs, DCAS, Dubai Corporation for Ambulance Services