1:00 - 1:15 pm: Opening Ceremony: Quran Al Kareem 
Dr. Mahmoud Zirie and Prof. Abdul Badi Abou-Samra

1:15 - 3:15 pm:  Diabetes Session

Chairs: Dr. Mahmoud Zirie and Dr. Mohammed Bashir

  • 1:15- 1:45 pm: Diabetes Prevention in Qatar (QDPP): Prof. Abdul Badi Abou-Samra
  • 1:45 – 2:15 pm: Reversal of Diabetes: Prof. Shahrad Taheri 
  • 2:15- 2:45 pm: Diabetes and COVID- 19: Prof. Kamlesh Khunti 
  • 2:45 – 3:15 pm: Panel Discussion

  

3:15 - 3:30 pm: Prayer and Coffee Break


  

3:30- 5:30 pm: Diabetes Complications

Chairs: Dr. Amin Jayyousi and Dr. Buthaina Ibrahim 

  • 3:30 - 4:05 pm: Diabetes and Heart Failure: Prof. Michael Paul Frenneaux
  • 4:05 - 4:40 pm: Diabetes and CKD: Prof. Ralph A. DeFronzo
  • 4:40 - 5:15 pm: DM and CVD: The Outcome Trials: Dr. Haval Surchi
  • 5:15 - 5:30 pm:Panel Discussion

  

5:30 - 6:00 pm: Prayer and Coffee Break


  

6:00- 7:00 pm: Plenary 1

Chairs: Dr. Stephen Beer

Year in Diabetes: Prof. John Buse