Oman Thoracic 2017

Scientific Program

Day 1 Thursday  12/1/2017
08:30 – 09:00Recitation of Holy QuranWelcome Address
09:00 – 09:30Keynote lecture:    Year in reviewDr. Sundeep Salvi
09:30 – 10:00Coffee Break 
First Session:                                                                      Airway Disorders
Chairpersons:
TimeTopicSpeaker
10:00 -10:20Update on non- CF BronchiectasisDr. Seif Al Mubaihsi
10:20 -10:40Poorly controlled vs. severe asthma managementDr. Raja Dhar
10:40 -11:00The many faces of COPDDr. Sundeep Salvi
11:00 -11:20Discussion
Second Session:                                         F Hoffman la Roche Symposium                                                                       Diffuse Parenchymal Lung diseases
Chairpersons:
TimeTopicSpeaker
11:20 – 11:40ILD for the non specialistDr. Jayakrishnan
11:40 – 12.00Update on management of non-IPF ILDsDr. Steven Nathan
12:00 – 12:40Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF)Dr. Steven Nathan
12:40 – 13:00IPF, regional experienceDr. Fatma Al Hreish
13:00 – 13.20Discussion
13:20 – 14:20Prayer & lunch 
Third Session:                                                 Pediatric Pulmonology 
Chairperson:
TimeTopicSpeaker
14:10 – 14:30CF , Epidemiology and geneticsDr. Sumaya Al Oraimi
14.30 – 15:00Management of CF lung diseaseDr. Hussein Al Kindy
15:00 – 15:20Congenital  airway diseaseDr. Qasem Al Salmi
15:20 – 15:40Pediatric pleural disordersDr. Younis Al Balushi
15:40 – 16:00Discussion

 

15.15 – 17.15 Workshops
TimeWorkshop 1TimeWorkshop 2
15:15- 17:15NIV 15:15- 17:15Spirometry
Day 2 Friday 13/1/2017
First Session:                              Miscellaneous Pulmonary Disorders  
Chairpersons:
TimeTopicSpeaker
08:30 – 08:50Management of PEDr. Nasser Al Busaidi
08:50 – 09:10Severe Community Acquired PneumoniaDr. Abdullah Balkhair
09:10 – 09:30Viral pneumoniasDr. Seif Al Abri
09:30 – 09:50Discussion
09:50 – 10:10Coffee Break 
Second Session:                          Non Invasive Ventilation (NIV)
Chairpersons:
TimeTopicSpeaker
10:15 -10:35 NIV in COPD & pulmonary edemaDr. Nabil Al Lawati
10:35 -10:55Obesity Hypoventilation syndromeDr. Mohammed Al Abri
10:55 -11:15NIV in Neuro-muscular DiseasesDr. Nasser Al Busaidi
11:15 -11:35Discussion
11:35 – 14:00 Prayers & lunch 
Third Session:                              Pleural Disorders
Chairperson:
TimeTopicSpeaker
14:00 – 14:20Update on management of PneumothoraxDr. Nasser Al Shekaili
14:20 – 14: 40Pleural effusionsDr. Zulfikar Habibullah
14:40 – 15:00Interventional PulmonologyDr. Yaqoub Al Mahrouqi
15:00 – 15:20Discussion
15:20 –  15:30Vote of thanks

How to Register


Main Conference:

– Before 10th January 2107
Doctors 30 OMR
Non Doctors 20 OMR

– After 10th January & On Site
Doctors 40 OMR
Non Doctors 30 OMR

ORS Account Bank Muscat
Account name: Oman Medical Association
Account number: 0316005366510056
Send your details and proof of payment to omanthoracic2017@gmail.com

OR Register at Royal Hospital with Mrs. Fatma Al Salami, Female Medical 1 Ward, Tel 24599057
Register at SQUH with Ms. Rose P. Natividad, Department of Medicine, Tel 24143482

About Oman Thoracic 2017


21 Talks covering Adult and Pediatric Pulmonology
Renowned international, regional and local faculty
NIV and Spirometry workshops