Pre Conference pediatric Endocrine Fellows Intensive Course

Course Organiser: Prof. Abdulmoein Al Agha & Dr. Abdulaziz Al Twaim
Coordinator: Dr. Ahmed Al Ghamdi

Time Topic Speaker
08:00 – 08:30 Registration
08:30 – 08:45 Introduction & Welcome Address Prof. Abdulmoein Al Agha
08:45 – 09:30 GH-IGH-1 axis Defects and Growth Promoting Hormone Therapy Prof. Francesco Chiarelli
09:30 – 10:15 An approach to Disorders of Puberty Prof. Ibrahim Al Alwan
10:15 – 10:30 Coffee Break
10:30 – 11:00 Interpretation of Abnormal Thyroid Function Test Dr. Ahmed Al Ghamdi
11:00 – 11:45 Water Homoestasis (Diabetes Insipidus, CSW & SIADH) Dr. Amir Babiker
11:45 – 12:30 Prayer & Lunch
12:30 – 13:15 Endocrine Emergencies (With a focus on Adrenal and Glucose Disorders) Dr. Abdulaziz Al Twaim
13:15 – 14:00 Intensive Insulin Therapy Prof. Bassam Bin Abbas
14:00 – 14:30 Metabolic Bone Disease Prof. Abdulmoein Al Agha
14:30 – 15:00 Obesity, Co-Morbidity, Type 2 DM & Metabolic Syndrome Dr. Najia Attia
15:00 – 17:00 Case Scenario Discussion (2 challenging cases per session) each session 30 mins. (Prayer Break at 15:45 pm for 30 mins.)
15:00- 15:30 (1) Short Stature (case scenario discussion) Prof. Francesco Chiarelli
15:30 – 16:00 (2) Thyroid Case Scenario Discussion Dr. Abdulaziz Al Twaim
16:00 – 16:30 (3) Type 1 & Type 2 Diabetes Case Scenario Discussion Dr. Bassam Bin Abbas
(4) Disorder of Sex Development Case Scenario Discussion Dr. Najia Attia
17:30 Closing Remarks Dr. Abdulaziz Al Twaim

Note: Clinical Pediatric Endocrine Fellows who are in active in program ONLY will be registered in the SPEG Conference if they attend the course. Also they should bring a proof from the program director in their institution.