• Kuwait Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation ConferenceKuwait Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Conference.
  • From Friday 16 to Sunday 18 of March, 2018
  • slideshow javascriptDeadline: Friday 16 March, 2018
  • Salwa Al-Sabah Hall, Marina Hotel, Kuwait
Kuwait Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Conference1 From Friday 16 to Sunday 18 of March, 20182 Register Online.3 Salwa Al-Sabah Hall, Marina Hotel, Kuwait4
Program

  • Day 1
  • Day 2
  Day 1 (Saturday): 17 th March, 2018
08:00-08:30 Registration
Session 1 Neurorehab 1 Moderators Prof. Andrei V. Krassioukov
Dr. Yousif Alnuaimi
Lecture # Time Presenter Title
1 08:30-08:50 Dr. Shothour Alghunaim (Kuwait) Regenerative medicine in Stroke
2 08:50-09:10 Dr. Mohamed Hussam (Kuwait) Swallowing difficulties & evaluation in hemiplegic stroke syndromes
3 09:10-09:30 Dr. Tamim Al-Ali (Kuwait) Vestibular rehabilitation therapy
4 09:30-09:50 Prof. Hashim Alhashimi (KSA) Community reintegration post acquired brain injury
09:50-10:00 Discussion
10:00-11:00 Opening ceremony
Booth visit
Coffee break
Session 2 Neurorehab 2 Moderators Prof. Phillip Thoumi
Prof. Maher Ben Jadid
5 11:00-11:20 Dr. Waleed Almangour (KSA) Visuospatial neglect
6 11:20-11:40 Prof. Walid Abdel Ghany (Egypt) Philosophy of management of cerebral palsy : the level of evidence
7 11:40-12:00 Prof. Andrei V. Krassioukov (Canada) Modern interventions & rehabilitation – First, do not do harm
8 12:00-12:20 Dr. Lata Prasad (Kuwait) Stem cell transplantation & clinical reality – Kuwait experience in persons with SCI
12:20-12:30 Discussion
12:30-01:45 Prayer + Lunch Break
Session 3 MSK & Sport Medicine Moderators Prof. Ziad Hawamdeh
Dr. Aziz Al-Feeli
9 01:45-02:05 Dr. Yousif Alnuaimi (UAE) Runners: Musculoskeletal Injuries and Medical Issues
10 02:05-02:25 Dr. Ahmed Alenizi (Kuwait) Inflammatory back pain, diagnostic and therapeutic approach
11 02:25-02:45 Dr. Hala Eissa (Kuwait) Assessment of osteoporosis in patients with SCI in Kuwait
12 02:45-03:05 Prof. Phillipe Thoumie (France) The use of Knee brace in OA, When & Why?
03:05-03:15 Discussion
03:15-03:35 Prayer + Coffee break
Session 4 Pediatric Rehab Moderators Prof. Naglaa Gadallah
Dr. Waleed Albusairi
13 03:35-03:55 Dr. Maitha Alkandari (Kuwait) Botulinum Toxin in Obstetrical brachial plexus palsy
14 03:55-04:15 Dr. Vesna Zeljic (Kuwait) Pediatric daily care program in PMR Hospital, Kuwait - A model approach
15 04:15-04:35 Dr. Maha Elsadek (Kuwait) Orthosis in pediatric rehabilitation
16 04:35-04:55 Dr. Suresh Ramakrishna (Kuwait) Adolescent Rehabilitation clinic – Kuwait experience
04:55-05:00 Discussion
  Day 2 (Sunday): 18 th March, 2018
Session 5 MSK & Pain Moderators Prof. Diaa Shehab
Prof. Hashim Alhashimi
Lecture # Time Presenter Title
17 08:30-08:50 Dr. Jassim Al-Hashel (Kuwait) Migraine Prevention
18 08:50-09:10 Dr. Aziz Al-Feeli (Kuwait) To Opioid or not to Opioid?
19 09:10-09:30 Dr. Nadia Al-Ali (Kuwait) 2018 Kuwait Osteoporosis Guidelines
20 09:30-09:50 Prof. Levent Özçakar (Turkey) Interventional MSK US in Physiatry
09:50-10:00 Discussion
10:00-10:20 Coffee Break
Session 6 Miscellaneous Moderators Prof. Levent Özçakar
Dr. Suhail Yaghmor
21 10:20-10:40 Prof. Maher Ben Jadid (KSA) Gait analysis in the outpatient clinic
22 10:40-11:00 Prof. Naglaa Gadallah (Egypt) Brachial plexopathies
23 11:00-11:20 Prof. Ziad Hawamdeh (Jordan) Rehabilitation approach in Cancer patients
24 11:20-11:40 Dr. Abdulaziz Almutair (Kuwait) Principles of Surgical management of spinal cord injuries
11:40-11:50 Discussion
25 11:50-12:50 Prof. Andrei V. Krassioukov (Canada) Key Note lecture (Together we make rehabilitation better)
12:50-1:45 Prayer + Lunch Break
Session 7 General Rehabilitation Moderators Dr. Aziz Al-Feeli
Dr. Sherif Khairat
26 01:45-02:05 Dr. Ali AlMusawi (Kuwait) Introduction to Pulmonary Rehabilitation
27 02:05-02:25 Dr. Renu Ambardar (Kuwait) The Enigma of Fibromyalgia
28 02:25-02:45 Dr. Qutub Khan (Kuwait) Updates on Cardiac Rehabilitation
29 02:45-03:05 Dr. Swatantra Mishra (Kuwait) Early Rehabilitation in ICU patients: an intensivists perspective
03:05-03:15 Discussion
03:15-03:35 Prayer + coffee break
Session 8 Miscellaneous Moderators Dr. Waleed Albusairi
Dr. Ayoub Baqer
30 03:35-03:55 Dr Abdulla Alozairi (Kuwait) Traumatized? Exercise your brain.
31 03:55-04:15 Dr. Abdulaziz Almuzaini (Kuwait) Laser therapy & Weber system in diabetic foot
32 04:15-04:35 Dr. Ali Alqattan (Kuwait) What you need to know in Geriatric rehabilitation?
33 04:35-04:55 Dr. Muhammad Dughbaj (Kuwait) Dynamic Arthrosonography Applications in Physiatry
04:55-05:00 Discussion
Closing ceremony