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

Moderator: Dr. Mohammed Bashir (Sr. Consultant- Endocrinology, Medicine Dept)


This is a comprehensive evidence-based review of multi-disciplinary approach to manage Diabetes in Pregnancy


03:00- 03:30 PM


Prayer ASR & Coffee Break

03:30- 05:45 PM


Case Based Overview of Management of Diabetes & Pregnancy
Dr. Faten Taha, Dr. Ebtehag Ahmed, Dr. Noor Alshaybani, Dr. Fatema Asheer, Dr. Nassima Allouche, Dr. Adeel Khan, Dr. Shahd Ibrahim, Ahlam Alsadi & Annama Joseph

05:45- 06:15 PM


Prayer & Refreshments

06:15- 07:45 PM


Case Based Overview of Management of Thyroid Disorders in Pregnancy
Dr. Stephen Beer, Dr. Hamda Ali & Dr. Arwa Alsaud

07:45- 08:00 PM


Discussion and Wrap-Up


Learning objectives:

  1. Understand the screening tools, definitions, and classifications of diabetes in pregnancy
  2. Understand the physiological changes of thyroid function in pregnancy - The classification and treatment of Thyroid Disorders in pregnancy
  3. Understand the complementary role of the multi-disciplinary care for women with diabetes in pregnancy and that includes:
  1. Role of dietary intervention
  2. Active management of gestation weight gain.
  3. Indications for medical therapy.
  4. Parameters for the monitoring of glycemic control
  5. General and specific obstetrics care
  6. The critical role of diabetes educators in achieving glycemic targets

Faculty: .

  • Dr. Mohammed Bashir, Sr. Consultant – Endocrinology
  • Dr. Stephen Beer - Sr. Consultant – Endocrinology
  • Dr. Hamda Abdulla Ali, Sr. Consultant – Endocrinology
  • Dr. Naseema Allouche Colak, Specialist- Endocrinology
  • Dr. Adeel Ahmad Khan, Clinical Fellow – Endocrinology
  • Dr. Shahd Ibrahim Bashir Ibrahim, Clinical Fellow – Endocrinology
  • Dr. Faten Al-Taher Mohd Taha, Senior Consultant (OB/ Gyne WWRC)
  • Dr. Fatema Mohamad Y H Asheer, Consultant (OB/Gyne WWRC)
  • Dr. Ebtehag Elfadil Ahmed, Specialist (OB/ Gyne WWRC)
  • Dr. Noor Husain Mohamed Alshaybani, Associate Consultant (OB/ Gyne WWRC)
  • Ms. Ahlam Atef Abdulrab Al Sadi, Assistant Clinical Dietitian
  • Ms. Annamma Joseph, Diabetes Educator

Who should attend?

Open for anyone (Physicians, Nurses, Allied Health Professionals, etc.) who has interest in this workshop.

CPD: 4