Program

Thursday | 24th January 2019 - Workshop Day

Messilah Ballroom, Jumeirah Hotel

Interventional Procedures for Lung Diseases

Moderators : Prof. Adel Al Keder - Dr. Derar Shehab

Time Topics Presenter
08:00am to 09:00am Registration  
09:00am to 09:25am Lung Transplantation for Emphysema Prof. Atul Mehta
09:25am to 09:50am Basic Diagnostic Fiber-Optic Bronchoscopy with Video Display Dr. Hisham Abdul Sattar
09:50am to 10:15am Metaphorical Signs in CT Chest Imaging Prof. Atul Mehta
10:15am to 10:40am Pleural Effusion: Interactive Session Prof. Atul Mehta
10:40am to 11:05am Medical Thoracoscope Dr. Hisham Abdul Sattar
11:05am to 11:30am Endobronchial-Ultrasound Transbronchial Needle Aspiration (Ebus-TBNA) Prof. Atul Mehta
11:30am to 12:00pm Endobronchial Volume Reduction for Emphysema: Current Status Prof. Atul Mehta

Treating Tobacco Dependence

Moderators : Dr. Amaal Al Yahia

Time Topics Presenter
01:00pm to 01:30pm The Cure for Tobacco Dependence Dr. Feras Hawari
01:30pm to 02:00pm Tobacco Dependence Treatment in NCDS Dr. Feras Hawari
02:00pm to 02:30pm The Smoker Experience TBA
02:30pm to 03:00pm Principles of Pharmacotherapy in TDT Dr. Feras Hawari
03:00pm to 03:30pm Coffee Break  
03:30pm to 04:00pm Principles of Motivational Intervention TBA
04:00pm to 04:30pm Case Studies Dr. Feras Hawari

Friday | 25th January 2019 - COPD Day

BADRIAH BALLROOM, Jumeirah Hotel
08:00am | 09:00am
Registration
Session Moderators | Prof. Mohamed Al-Hajjaj - Prof. Mousa Khadadah
09:00am | 09:25am

COPD in 2019

Prof. Nicola Hanania
09:25am | 09:50am

What will COPD look like in 2030

Prof. Russel Richard
09:50am | 10:00am
Q&A
10:00am | 11:00am
Opening Ceremony and Coffee Break
Session Moderators | Dr. Bassam Mahboub - Prof. Adnan Abul
11:00am | 11:25am

Personalized therapy for COPD

Prof. Russel Richard
11:25am | 11:50am

ICS in COPD

Prof. Alberto Papi
11:50am | 12:00pm
Q&A
12:00pm | 01:00pm
Prayer Time & Lunch Break
Session Moderators | Dr. Reyadh Salman - Dr. Saleh Al Mutairi
01:00pm | 01:25pm

Smoking cessation in Asthma and COPD: a moral obligation

Dr. Feras Hawari
01:25pm | 01:50pm

Infections and COPD Exacerbation

Prof. Alberto Papi
01:50pm | 02:15pm

Bronchoscopic Intervention in Severe COPD

Prof. Atul Mehta
02:15pm | 02:40pm

Comorbidities in COPD

Prof. Nicola Hanania
02:40pm | 02:50pm
Q&A
02:50pm | 03:10pm
Coffee & Prayer Time
Session Moderators | Prof. Omar Al Rawas - Prof. Ashraf Al Zaabi
03:10pm | 03:35pm

Non Pharmacological Treatment in COPD

Prof. Mohamed Al Moamary
03:35pm | 04:00pm

COPD for primary Care

Dr. Mohamed Al Shamari
04:00pm | 004:20pm

NIV indications in COPD

Prof. Mohammed Al Ghobain
04:20pm | 04:45

Radiological Changes in Smoking Related Lung Diseases

Dr. Subha Ghosh
04:45pm| 05:00pm
Q&A

Radiological Training for Interstitial Lung Diseases

Moderators : Dr. Reem Al Saif

Time Topics Presenter
05:30pm to 06:00pm Differential Diagnosis of ILD Prof. Mousa Khadadah
06:00pm to 06:30pm

UIP Pattern... ATS 2018 Guideline

Dr. Subha Ghosh
06:30pm to 07:00pm

Secondary ILD Related To Drugs and Connective Tissue Disease

Dr. Subha Ghosh
07:00pm to 08:00pm Alternative Diagnosis other than UIP... ATS 2018 Dr. Subha Ghosh

Saturday | 26th January 2019 - Asthma

BADRIAH BALLROOM, Jumeirah Hotel
08:00am | 09:00am
Registration
Session Moderators | Dr. Hisham Abdul Sattar - Dr. Mohamed Al Shamari
09:00am | 09:25am

Pathophysiology of Asthma and the Difference between Mild and Severe Asthma

Prof. Qutayba Hamid
09:25am | 09:50am

Trends in Asthma Hospitalization and Mortality in Kuwait in 2000-2014

Prof. Adnan Abul
09:50am | 10:15am

Management of Unexplained Chronic Cough

Prof. Mohamed Al-Hajjaj
10:15am | 10:25am
Q&A
10:25am | 10:35am
Coffee Break
Session Moderators | Dr. Nasser Al Busaidi - Dr. Alia Ibrahim
10:35am | 11:00am

ACO

Prof. Jose Jardim
11:00am | 11:25am

Strategy of Asthma Management in Primary Care

Dr. Shadha Al Raisi
11:25am | 11:50am

Allergic Profiles of Asthma Patients in Kuwait

Dr. Mona Al Ahmad
11:50am | 12:00pm
Q&A
12:00pm | 01:00pm
Prayer Time & Lunch Break
Session Moderators | Prof. Mohamed Al Moamary - Prof. Mohammed Al Ghobain
01:00pm | 01:25pm

Options Treatment in Mild Asthma

Prof. Alberto Papi
01:25pm | 01:50pm

Inhalers in Asthma: Getting it Right

Prof. Russel Richard
01:50pm | 02:15pm

Biological Treatment for Severe Asthma

Dr. Bassam Mahboub
02:15pm | 02:40pm

Personalized Treatment for Asthma

Prof. Ashraf Al Zaabi
02:40am | 02:50pm
Q&A
02:50pm | 03:10pm
Coffee & Prayer Time
Session Moderators | Dr. Reyadh Al Helailah - Dr. Mona Al Ahmad
03:10pm | 03:35pm

Real Life Asthma Cases

Dr. Mona Al Ahmad
03:35pm | 04:00pm

Obesity and Asthma

Prof. Nicola Hanania
04:00pm | 04:20pm

Predictive factors to develop adulthood asthma

Dr. Ahmad Al Khabaz
04:20pm | 04:45pm

Relvar: Superiority in Asthma Control

Prof. Jose Jardim (GSK Symposium)
04:45pm | 05:00pm
Q&A