Thursday, 24 March 2022
3:30pm to 8pm

Moderator: Dr. Tania Jaber (Consultant, Endocrine - Medicine Dept.) 


Introduction:

This workshop is designed to provide a comprehensive overview of the management of differentiated thyroid cancers, including detection, surgery, initial therapy and advanced therapies.

Program:

03:00 - 03:20 PM

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Prayer ASR & Coffee Break

03:20 - 03:30 PM

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Overview of Differentiated Thyroid Cancer
Ms. Aisha Khan and Mr. Amer Zawahreh

03:30 - 04:00 PM

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Thyroid Cancer Detection

Dr. Gowri Karuppasamy

04:00 - 04:30 PM

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Reporting of Thyroid Cytology and Thyroid Cancer Staging

Dr. Hanan Farghaly

04:30 - 05:00 PM

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Controversies in the Surgical Management of Differentiated Thyroid Cancer

Dr. Mariam Al- Sulaiti

05:00 - 05:45 PM

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Management of Differentiated Thyroid Cancer Based on Dynamic Risk Stratification

Dr. Emad Naem

05:45 - 06:15 PM

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Prayer & Refreshments

06:15 - 07:00 PM

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Molecular Basis, RAI Refractory disease and Systemic therapies in Advanced Thyroid Cancers

Dr. Tania Jaber

07:00- 08:00 PM

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Panel Discussion: Challenging Cases

Learning Objective:

Upon completion of this activity, participants will learn current strategies in diagnosis and management of thyroid cancers based on the latest American Thyroid Association (ATA) guidelines. The workshop is designed to cover:

  • Detection and staging of differentiated thyroid cancer
  • Management of differentiated thyroid cancer
  • Management of advanced thyroid cancer

Faculty:

  • Dr. Emad Naem, Sr. Consultant-Endocrinology
  • Dr. Hanan Farghaly, Sr. Consultant-Pathology
  • Dr. Mariam Al-Sulaiti, Consultant-Surgery
  • Dr. Tania Jaber, Consultant - Endocrinology
  • Dr. Gowri Karuppasamy, Clinical Fellow - Endocrinology
  • Ms. Aisha Khan, Charge Nurse -Case Management
  • Mr. Amer Zawahreh, Clinical Nurse Specialist - Thyroid Tumors

Who should attend?

  • Endocrinologists, oncologists, thyroid surgeons, radiologists, pathologists
  • Residents and fellows with special interest in thyroid cancer
  • Nurses and clinical nurse specialists practicing within the above specialties
CPD: 4