Pre-Conference Workshops

Thursday - 12 October 2017

08:00 Registration and Refreshments

Registration and Refreshments


08:30 Opening Remarks by the Conference Chairman

Speaker

Dr. Zaid Al-Aubaidi

Dr. Zaid Al-Aubaidi

Acting General Secretary, Middle East Pediatric Orthopaedic Society (MEPOS), Consultant Pediatric Orthopedic & Pediatric Spine Surgeon, Burjeel Hospital for Advanced Surgery, UAE


SESSION 1: CLUBFOOT

Moderators:

Dr. Marc Sinclair

Dr. Marc Sinclair

Treasurer, MEPOS, Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon, The Children’s Medical Centre, UAE

 

Dr. Arnold Besselaar
Orthopaedic Surgeon, Catharina Hospital Eindhoven, Netherlands                                      

08:45 Etiology and Genetics in TEV. Where Do We Stand

Speaker

Dr. Christina Alves

Dr. Christina Alves

Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon, Serviço de Ortopedia Pediátrica do Hospital Pediátrico – CHUC, EPE, Portugal


09:00 The Essentials of the Ponseti Method

Speaker

Dr. Marc Sinclair

Dr. Marc Sinclair

Treasurer, Middle East Pediatric Orthopaedic Society (MEPOS), Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon, The Children’s Medical Centre, UAE


09:20 Recognition and Treatment of Complex TEV

Speaker

Dr. Arnold Besselaar

Dr. Arnold Besselaar

Orthopaedic Surgeon, Catharina Hospital Eindhoven, Netherlands


09:35 Strategies in Clubfoot Relapse

Speaker

Dr. Michael Vohrer

Dr. Michael Vohrer

Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon, The Children’s Medical Centre, UAE


09:50 Q & A and Discussion

Q & A and Discussion


10:15 Coffee & Networking Break

Coffee & Networking Break


10:35 Is the Ponseti Method The Panacea For All Club Foot?

Speaker

Dr. Ashok Johari

Dr. Ashok Johari

Director, Enable, International Centre for Paediatric Musculoskeletal Care, India


10:50 Common Errors and How to Avoid Them

Speaker

Dr. Arnold Besselaar

Dr. Arnold Besselaar

Orthopaedic Surgeon, Catharina Hospital Eindhoven, Netherlands


11:05 Case Presentations and Discussion

Presenters:

Dr. Christina Alves

Dr. Christina Alves

Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon, Serviço de Ortopedia Pediátrica do Hospital Pediátrico – CHUC, EPE, Portugal

 

Dr. Marc Sinclair
Treasurer, Middle East Pediatric Orthopaedic Society (MEPOS), Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon, The Children’s Medical Centre, UAE
Dr. Ashok Johari
Director, Enable, International Centre for Paediatric Musculoskeletal Care, India
Dr. Michael Vohrer
Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon, The Children’s Medical Centre, UAE
Dr. Arnold Besselaar
Orthopaedic Surgeon, Catharina Hospital Eindhoven, Netherlands 

 


11:30 Workshop on Clubfoot Models

Workshop on Clubfoot Models


13:00 Prayer and Lunch Break

Prayer and Lunch Break


14:30 Case Discussions - Lessons I Have Learned

Panelists

Dr. Christina Alves

Dr. Christina Alves

Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon, Serviço de Ortopedia Pediátrica do Hospital Pediátrico – CHUC, EPE, Portugal

Prof. James Wright
Professor of Orthopaedics, University of Oxford, UK
Dr. Zaid Al-Aubaidi
Acting General Secretary, Middle East Pediatric Orthopaedic Society (MEPOS), Consultant Pediatric Orthopedic & Pediatric Spine Surgeon, Burjeel Hospital for Advanced Surgery, UAE

15:00 Q & A and Discussion

Q & A and Discussion


SESSION 2: UPPER EXTREMITIES

Moderator

Mohammed El Sobky

Mohammed El Sobky

Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Cairo University, Egypt


15:15 Forearm Shaft Fractures

Speaker

Mohammed El Sobky

Mohammed El Sobky

Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Cairo University, Egypt


15:30 Distal Forearm Fractures - How Much Angulation Could We Accept

Speaker

Dr. Saleh Alsaifi

Dr. Saleh Alsaifi

Pediatric Orthopedic Specialist, Al-Razi Orthopedic Hospital, Kuwait


15:45 Intraarticular Radius Fractures

Speaker

Dr. Maher Al Rawi

Dr. Maher Al Rawi

Zolaikha Hospital, Dubai


16:00 Amputation Injuries to the Hand

Speaker

Dr. Christiana Savvidou

Dr. Christiana Savvidou

Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery - Microsurgery, Specialist Orthopaedic Surgery, Medcare Orthopaedics and Spine Hospital, UAE


16:15 Q & A and Discussion

Q & A and Discussion


16:30 Coffee and Networking Break

Coffee and Networking Break


16:50 How to Treat Session and Case Discussion

How to Treat Session and Case Discussion


18:00 End of Pre-Conference

End of Pre-Conference