Agenda

  • Pre Conference Day
  • Day 1
  • Day 2

Thursday, 2 September 2021

7:00 PM - 7:05 PM

Introduction and Welcome Message
Dr.-Mohammed-Al-Kuwaiti
Dr. Mohammed Al Kuwaiti | Conference Chairman Consultant Neurologist, Tawam Hospital, UAE
Neuro Ophthalmology & Neurotology Workshop

7:05 PM - 7:45 PM

Tips and Tricks : How to Diagnose and Treat Vertigo and Dizziness
Prof.-Dr.-Michael-Strupp
Prof. Dr. Michael Strupp
Professor of Neurology Hospital of the Ludwig-Maximilians University, Germany

7:45 PM - 8:05 PM

Treatment of Vertigo, Dizziness and Ataxia
Prof.-Dr.-Michael-Strupp
Prof. Dr. Michael Strupp
Professor of Neurology Hospital of the Ludwig-Maximilians University, Germany

8:05 PM - 8:10 PM

EEG Review Workshop

8:10 PM - 8:30 PM

Normal EEG and Basic Electronics and Physiology
Dr.-Abdallah-Al-Kuwaiti
Dr. Abdallah Al Kuwaiti
Consultant Neurologist Tawam Hospital

8:30 PM - 8:50 PM

Non-Epileptiform Abnormality
Dr.-Mohammed-Alshurem
Dr. Mohammed Alshurem
Assistant Professor of Neurology and Epilepsy Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University, KSA

8:50 PM - 9:10 PM

Focal and Generalized Epileptiform Features
Dr.-Abdallah-Al-Kuwaiti
Dr. Abdallah Al Kuwaiti
Consultant Neurologist Tawam Hospital

9:10 PM - 9:20 PM

9:20 PM - 9:25 PM

Friday, 3 September 2021

5:00 PM - 5:05 PM

Introduction and Welcome Message
Dr. Taleb Mohamed Almansoor
Dr. Taleb Mansoor | Organizing Committee Assistant Professor of Diagnostic Radiology College of Medicine and Health Sciences, United Arab Emirates University

Multiple Sclerosis

5:05 PM - 5:25 PM

NMOSD Management and Treatment
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Dr. Anu Jacob
Staff Physician – Neurology Department Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi

5:25 PM - 5:45 PM

How to Individualize Therapy in Multiple Sclerosis
Prof.-Dr.-Peter-Rieckmann
Prof. Dr. Peter Rieckmann | Professor of Neurology Medicine, Director of Clinic for Neurology, Medical Park Loipl, Germany

5:45 PM - 6:05 PM

A Tale of Two Paradigms: Escalation vs Inductio
Dr.-Paul-Giacomini
Dr. Paul Giacomini
Director, Multiple Sclerosis Clinic, Montreal Neurological Institute Attending Physician, Montreal Neurological Institute and McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) Associate Professor, Department of Neuroscience, McGill University, Canada

6:05 PM - 6:15 PM

6:15 PM - 6:35 PM

The Time is NOW : Act on Progression
Mustafa Shakra
Dr. Mustafa Shakra | Consultant Neurologist, Sheikh Khalifa Medical City

6:35 PM - 6:55 PM

MENACTRIMS Guidelines for Vaccination and DMT for MS Patients
Bassem-Yamout
Dr. Bassem Yamout, MD, FAAN
President, MENACTRIMS Director, Neurology Institute and MS Center, Harley Street Medical Center

6:55 PM - 7:05 PM

Headache Update

7:05 PM - 7:25 PM

Medication Overuse Headache
Dr.-Abubaker-Al-Madani
Dr. Abubaker Al Madani
Consultant and Head of Neurology Department Rashid Hospital

7:25 PM - 7:45 PM

Long Term Efficacy of Anti-CGRPs
Brain-Conference-Speaker-09
Dr. Farooq Maniyar
Consultant Neurologist National Health Service, UK

7:45 PM - 7:55 PM

7:55 PM - 8:35 PM

Advancement in Migraine Management
Brain-Conference-Speaker-14
Dr. Jack Schim
Co-Director, The Headache Center of Southern California Chief of Neurology Department, Scripps Health, USA

8:35 PM - 8:55 PM

Optimizing Patient Care with Acute Migraine
Mustafa Shakra
Dr. Mustafa Shakra
Consultant Neurologist, Sheikh Khalifa Medical City

8:55 PM - 9:15 PM

The Evolution in the Management of Migraine
Brain-Conference-Speaker-13
Dr. Merle Diamond | President and Medical Director, Diamond Headache Clinic, U

9:15 PM - 9:25 PM

9:25 PM - 9:30 PM

Saturday, 4 September 2021

5:00 PM - 5:05 PM

Introduction and Welcome Message
Dr.-Abdallah-Al-Kuwaiti
Dr. Abdallah Al Kuwaiti
Consultant Neurologist Tawam Hospital Chairman
Stroke

5:05 PM - 5:35 PM

2021 Updated Stroke Guidelines
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Dr. Pooja Khatri
Professor of Neurology and Director of UC Stroke University of Cincinnati, USA

5:35 PM - 6:05 PM

Acute Stroke Treatments, Importance of the Stroke Center and System of Care
Brain-Conference-Speaker-12
Dr. Victor C. Urrutia | Associate Professor of Neurology & Director, Comprehensive Stoke Center The John Hopkins Hospital, USA

6:05 PM - 6:25 PM

Post Stroke Rehabilitation
Brain-Conference-Speaker-11
Dr. Maha Feda | Consultant Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Head of the Department Reem Hospital, UAE

6:25 PM - 6:35 PM

Epilepsy Surgery

6:35 PM - 6:55 PM

MEG Use in Epilepsy
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Dr Eliane Kobayashi
Neurologist The Neuro (Montreal Neurological Institute-Hospital), Canada

6:55 PM - 7:15 PM

Presurgical Evaluation of Epilepsy
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Dr. Hamda Ahmad Kamalboor
Neurologist Dubai Health Authority

7:15 PM - 7:35 PM

Epilepsy Surgery
Dr.-Faisal-Al-Otaibi
Dr. Faisal Alotaibi
Consultant Neurological Surgery King Faisal Specialist & Research Centre, KSA

7:35 PM - 7:45 PM

7:45 PM - 8:05 PM

Management of Epilepsy in Women : Not Always Easy
Brain-Conference-Speaker-10
Dr. Mohamed El Lahawy | Neurologist, Sheikh Khalifa Medical City

8:05 PM - 8:25 PM

Recent Updates in Epilepsy Management
Prof. Bernhard J. Steinhoff
Professor of Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology, University of Freiburg Medical Director, Kork Epilepsy Center, Germany

8:25 PM - 8:35 PM

8:35 PM - 8:40 PM