Events & Activities

NEMJ Online Academy: COVID-19 in UAE from the Nephrology Perspective

25-09-2020

BE PART OF THE LIVE WEBINAR

OBJECTIVES

  • A brief description about the activities and workshops undertaken to help improve the skills and to educate the members within EMAN during the pandemic
  • Provide a breakdown of the sub-specialties within the department and discuss the changes brought forward by the pandemic and the effect it has had on the day to day activities within the hospital setting, this includes new protocols and guidelines adapted through the period in the field nephrology
  • Discuss unique nephrology cases and challenges that may have dealt with during this period.
  • Explore the effects of the dynamic shift caused by COVID-19 in patient management, networking, research, development, and discussions within the nephrology community
  • Elaborate on statistics collected from complications faced in acute and chronic nephrology patients

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

19:00-19:05
Welcome
Prof. Abdullah Shehab &
Dr. Bassam Bernieh

19:05-19:25
Prevalence & Outcome of COVID-19 in ESRD Patient on Dialysis: SKMC Experience
Dr. Mohamed Hassan Hassan & Dr. Rania Abu Rahma

 

19:25-19:45
Problems and Issues Faced in the Nephrology Services during COVID-19 Pandemic
Prof. Stephen Geoffrey Holt

 

19:45-20:05
COVID-19 Infection in Hemodialysis Patients: Dubai Hospital Experience
Dr. Dileep Kumar

 

20:05-20:15
Q&A
Questions and Answers will be open to the audience

PRESENTED BY

PANELIST

Prof. Stephen Geoffrey Holt
Professor of Medicine, Consultant Nephrologist, CEO
SEHA Kidney Care, Abu Dhabi Health Services Company (SEHA)

PANELIST

Dr. Mohamed Hassan Hassan
Consultant Nephrologist, Division Chief, Medical Institute - Medical Affairs, Sheikh Khalifa Medical City
Vice President, Emirates Medical Association of Nephrology 

PANELIST

Dr. Rania Abu Rahma
Specialist Nephrologist 
Sheikh Khalifa Medical City

PANELIST

Dr. Dileep Kumar
Senior Specialist Nephrologist 
Dubai Hospital

PANELIST

Dr. Bassam Bernieh
Consultant Nephrologist
Mediclinic Al Ain Hospital
Scientific Committee Chairperson, Emirates Medical Association of Nephrology  

MODERATOR

Prof. Abdullah Shehab
Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine 
NEMJ Editor-in-Chief

TARGET AUDIENCE

  • Nephrologists
  • Cardiologists
  • Diabetologists
  • Dieticians
  • Internists
  • Family Physicians
  • Pathologists
  • Surgeons
  • Medical Students
  • Nurses

CME ACCREDITATION

CME will be provided up to 2 weeks post-webinar to your indicated email address. To obtain CME points, please make sure to complete the evaluation form after the presentation.

The accreditation for this webinar is sought from the Dubai Health Authority (DHA).

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