First Qatar Allergy Conference Scientific Program

Time (Doha)



8am to 8.10am

Welcome and Introduction
(Overview of Allergy Practice in Qatar)

Dr. Maryam Al-Nesf (Qatar)
Dr. Tayseer Ibrahim (Qatar)

8.10am to 8.20am

Launching Qatar Allergy Immunology Society

Dr. Mehdi Adeli (Qatar)

8.20am to 10.15am

Session 1: Respiratory Allergy

8.20am to 8.25am


Dr. Hisham Sattar (Qatar)

Dr. Fatima Ashkanani (Qatar)

8.25am to 8.55am

Difficult to Treat Asthma and Severe Asthma

Dr. Hassan Mobayed (Qatar)

8.55am to 9.20am

Biologics Use in Allergic Diseases

Dr. Tayseer Ibrahim (Qatar)

9.20am to 9.35am

Allergen Immunotherapy

Dr. Maryam Al-Nesf (Qatar)

9.35am to 10am

Update on Chronic Cough Management

Prof. Philip Rouadi (Lebanon)

10.00am to 10.10am

Questions and discussions

10.10am to 10.15am

E-Coffee Break

10.15am to 12.15pm

Session 2: Skin Allergies

10.15am to 10.20am


Dr. Salem Al-Tamemi (Oman)

Dr. Mona Al Ahmed (Kuwait)

10.20am to 10.40am

Atopic Dermatitis

Prof. Martin Steinhoff (Qatar)

10.40am to 11.05am

Hereditary Angioedema

Prof. Markus Magerl (Germany)

11.05am to 11.30am

Chronic Urticaria/ Angioedema

Dr. Ramzy Mohammed Ali (Qatar)

11.30am to 11.50am

Hereditary Angioedema

Prof. Markus Magerl (Germany)

11.50am to 12pm

Questions and discussions

12pm to 1pm

Prayer and Lunch break (ATHAN in Doha: 11.48.00 AM)

1pm to 3.15pm

Session 3: Systemic Allergy

1pm to 1.05pm


Dr. Fares Zaitoun (Lebanon)

Dr. Iman Nasr (Oman)

1.05pm to 1.25pm

Anaphylaxis: Peculiarities and Challenges

Dr. Mohammad Ehlayel (Qatar)

1.25pm to 1.50pm

Allergic and non-allergic reactions
to COVID-19 vaccines

Prof. Sami Bahna (USA)

1.50pm to 2.15pm

Penicillin and NSAIDs allergy

Dr. Salma Taha (Qatar)

2.15pm to 2.35pm

Corticosteroid Allergy

Prof. Sami Bahna (USA)

2.35pm to 2.55pm

Food allergy

Dr. Ramsay Fuleihan (USA)

2.55pm to 3.15pm

Questions and discussions

3.15pm to 4.30pm

E-Posters "Enlighten us, but make it quick"

Panelists to select best winning abstracts

3.15pm to 3.20pm

Dr. Amel Hassan (Qatar), Dr. Nasser Al-Busaidi (Oman),
Dr. Khadija Moussayer (Morocco), Dr. Amina Al-Obaidi (Qatar)

3.20pm to 3.26pm

E-Posters 1 - 6min Presentation

Abstract Presenter

3.26pm to 3.32pm

E-Posters 2 - 6min Presentation

Abstract Presenter

3.32pm to 3.38pm

E-Posters 3 - 6min Presentation

Abstract Presenter

3.38pm to 3.44pm

E-Posters 4 - 6min Presentation

Abstract Presenter

3.44pm to 3.50pm

E-Posters 5 - 6min Presentation

Abstract Presenter

3.50pm to 3.56pm

E-Posters 6 - 6min Presentation

Abstract Presenter

3.56pm to 4.15pm

Announcing the winners

4.15pm to 4.30pm

Panel discussion and closing remarks