3rd Middle East & North Africa Stroke Conference

​October 22-23, 2015

Copyright ©  MENA Stroke Conference

Prof. AShfaq Shuaib

02:45-03:10

02:20-02:45

Establishing A Stroke Program-Challenges And Oppurtunities

03:10-03:35

Update on Acute Ischemic Stroke Thrombolysis

Dr. Adel Al Hazzani

Update in A.Fib and Novel Oral Anticoagulation

08:00-10:00

10:00-10:30

Time

Topic

Speaker

Coffee Break

Prof. Ashfaq Shuaib

Approach to TIA in Modern Era

10:30-10:55

10:55-11:20

Secondary Stroke Prevention Part I

Dr. Omar Ayoub

Dr. Shireen Quarishi

Secondary Stroke Prevention Part II

11:20-11:45

LUNCH BREAK

12:10-01:30

Stroke Rehabilitation - The Earlier The Better

Dr. Sabahat Wasti

Dr. Suhail Al-Rukn

Challenging Cases in Stroke Medicine Part II

04:00-05:00

Resident

Middle East and North Africa Stroke Initiative

10:00-10:30

OPENING CEREMONY/ COFFEE BREAK

Brian de Francesca


Case Study for the establishment of  a MENA Tele-Stroke Network


Dr. Mohamed Almekhlafi / Prof. Martin Grond /Dr. Suhail Al Rukn

Update in Acute Ischemic Stroke Management

08:00-10:00

07:55-08:00

WELCOME REMARKS

WORKSHOP - DAY 1 (GROUP B)

WORKSHOP - DAY 1 (GROUP A)

Topic

Speaker

Speaker

Topic

Time

REGISTRATION

07:00-08:00

03:30-04:00

Challenging Case in Stroke Medicine Part I

Resident

Coffee Break

03:10-03:30

Dr. Shireen Quarishi

Distinguishing Stroke from Mimics

02:45-03:10

Prof. Mohammad Wasay

Posterior Circulation Stroke - Diagnostic and Therapeutic Challenges

02:20-02:45

Dr. Ismail Khatri

Role of Surgery in Acute Stroke 

01:55-02:20

Prof. Martin Grond

Critical Care of Acute Stroke

01:30-01:55

LUNCH BREAK

12:10-01:30

Prof. Nils Wahlgren

MENA SITS Registry Data - First Release

11:20-11:45

Prof. Helmuth Steinmetz

Update on Recent Trails in Stroke

10:55-11:20

Prof. Mohammad Wasay

Stroke Epidemilogy: Current State of Knowledge And Future Trends (Special Focus on MENA Region)

10:30-10:55

Speaker

Topic

Time

Day 1

Thursday - 22 October, 2015

Academic program

01:30-01:55

11:45-12:10

 Day 2

Friday - 23 October, 2015

REGISTRATION

Speaker

Topic

07:55-08:00

Prof. Ashfaq Shuaib/ Dr. Adel Al Hazzani

Prof. Helmuth Steinmetz/  Dr. Alawai Al Shaikh/ Dr. Ghazi Radaideh

New Perspectives: Comprehensive neurovascular care, a multicompetences interdisciplinary Model

Coffee Break

Speaker

Topic

Time

WELCOME REMARKS

Acute Stroke Management with IV Thrombolysis

Dr. Achraf Makki

03:35-04:00

Dr. Bassam Al-Otaibi

07:00-08:00

WORKSHOP - DAY 2 (GROUP B)

Stroke Complications: How to Avoid

WORKSHOP - DAY 2 (GROUP A)

11:45-12:10