Program

  • Have the awareness of Interventional radiology services, embolization procedure in particular.
  • Be able to exchange ideas and experience with various multi-disciplinary involved in cases related to embolization
  • Be able to understand guidelines and technique of different embolization options.
  • Have the opportunity to choose from a variety of high-quality educational sessions designed for physician, nurses and allied health professional involved in Embolization.
  • Be able to learn about embolization tools and materials.

Time

Session Topic Duration Speaker Moderators

8:00 to 9:00

Registration and Breakfast

9:00 to 9:05

Welcome and Introduction

5 min

Dr. Ali Barah (Deputy Head of IR)

 

9:05 to 9:30

Embolization tools and Materials

1.Embolization options

20 min

Dr. Ahmed J. Omar (Chairman – Clinical Imaging)

Dr. Ali Barah (Deputy Head of IR)

2. Discussion

5 min

9:30 to 10:20

Trauma & Emergency Embolization

1. Place of hemostatic embolization with agreed guidelines for Visceral and pelvic trauma.

10 min

Dr. Sandro Rizoli (Medical Director – Trauma)

Dr. Saad Ur Rehman (Consultant – IR)

2. Indications, technique and outcome of embolization for trauma patients.

15 min

Dr. Saad Ur Rehman (Consultant – IR)

3. Roles and goals of IR in non-traumatic emergency.

15 min

Dr. Ali Barah (Deputy Head of IR)

 

4.Panel

10 min

   

10:20 to 10:40

Break

10:40 to 11:35

Urology / Gynecology Embolization

1. Guidelines for Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) management.

10 min

Dr. Abdulla Al Ansari (Chief Medical Officer)

Dr. Ahmed J. Omar (Chairman – Clinical Imaging)

2. Indications for urology embolization.

15 min

Dr. Ali Barah (Deputy Head of IR)

3. Uterine Fibroid Embolization from Obstetrics and Gynecology perspective.

10 min

Dr. Arabo Ibrahim Bayo (Sr. Consultant – Obstetrics & Gynecology)

4. How the Interventional radiology can help.

10 min

Dr. Omran Almokdad (Consultant – IR)

5. Panel

10 min

 

11:35 to 12:35

Prayer and Lunch

12:35 to 12:45

Radiation safety

Updated guidelines on radiation safety inside the angio-suite.

10 min

Mr. Hammad Al-Hamar (Operations Manager – IR)

Dr. Ali Barah (Deputy Head of IR)

12:45 to 13:20

Oncologic Embolization

1. Up to date agreed guidelines for oncologic embolization.

 

10 min

Dr. Mohammed Ussama Al Homsi (Sr. Consultant – Oncology)

2. Indications, technique and outcomes of TACE, SIRT and others.

15 min

Dr. Ali Barah (Deputy Head of IR)

13:20 to 13:40

Break

13:40 to 13:50

Pre-procedural preparation

Pre-procedural guidelines and instructions.

10 min

Ms. Rhea Venus (Nurse – IR)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Omran Almokdad (Consultant – IR)

13:50 to 14:15

Vascular Embolization

1. Peripheral vascular malformations

20 min

Dr. Ahmed J. Omar (Chairman – Clinical Imaging)

2. Discussion

5 min

 

14:15 to 14:55

Case based discussion

1. Good day for Interventional radiology

10 min

Dr. Ayman Elmagdoub (Clinical fellow – IR)

10:40 to 11:35

Urology / Gynecology Embolization

2. Bad day for Interventional radiology

10 min

Dr. Omran Almokdad (Consultant – I R)

3. Discussion

10 min

 

14:55 to 15:00

Closing

Dr. Ali Barah (Deputy Head of IR)