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Scientific Agenda

Day 1 - 14 June 2019 (Friday)

8:30 - 8:45 

8:45 - 9:00

Registration

Welcome and Opening Message

9:00 - 9:30

KEYNOTE LECTURE

The Impact of Neurological Disability

Sabahat Asim Wasti

Staff Physician, Neurology - Neurological Institute

Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi

9:30 - 10:00

Reducing the Impact of Neurological Disability Through Neurorehabilitation

Abhishek Srivastava, India

Consultant Rehabilitation Medicine

Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital and Medical Research Institute

10:00 - 10:45

10:00 - 10:15

10:00 - 10:15

10:15 - 10:30

Free Paper Session

PD Psychosis : What Mental Health Professional Need to Know?

Dr. Ahmed Osama El Boraie

Consultant Psychiatrist

Sheikh Khalifa Medical City, UAE

Early Physiotherapy Intervention Results in Significant Improvement in Functional Independence Measure (FIM) in Acute Stroke - Results of a 2 Year Audit

Ms. Komathi Chandran

Physiotherapist

Al Ain Hospital, UAE

10:30 - 10:45

10:45 - 11:00

Smart Electronic Health Application (SEHA) Telehealth for Rehabilitation Service ParadigmShift for Patient's Self-Management

Dr. Hamzeh Awad

Associate Professor, Health Sciences Department

Higher College of Technology, UAE

SESSION 1 : Long Term Neurological Rehabilitation

Coffee Break

11:00 - 11:30

Rehabilitation Aspects of Managing Long-Term Paraplegia

Nazakat Hussein

Clinical Director, Rehabilitation Medicine

Cambridge Medicine and Rehabilitation Center

11:30 - 12:00

Patient Experience: Long Time Experience of Living with Spinal Cord Injury

Nazakat Hussein

Clinical Director, Rehabilitation Medicine

Cambridge Medicine and Rehabilitation Center

12:00 - 12:30

Long Term Care of an Individual with Complex Disability

Ahmad Al Khayer

Medical Director

NMC Provita International Medical Center

12:30 - 12:45

12:45 - 13:45

13:45 - 14:45

Question and Answer

Friday Prayer and Lunch Break 

INDUSTRY SUPPORTED SYMPOSIUM 

Spasticity Symposium

SESSION 2 : Neurodisability

14:45 - 15:05

Complications of Long Term Disability 

Matilde Leornardi, Italy

Director of Neurology

Public Health, Disability Unit & Coma Research Centre - Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Neurologico Carlo Besta 

15:05 - 15:20

Coffee Break

15:20 - 15:40

Management of Individual with Neuropathic Pain

Eric Francois

Staff Physician, Neurology - Neurological Insitute

Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi

15:40 - 16:00

Life Long Management of Neuropathic Bladder and Bowel

Mario Patricolo

Consultant Pediatric Surgeon and Medical Director

Mediclinic Al Noor Hospital

Adjunct Professor of Surgery

Mohammad Bin Rashid University - Dubai

16:00 - 16:30

16:30 - 17:00

KEYNOTE LECTURES

 

Growing Up with Disability

Mohamed Elhadi Malik

Consultant, Pediatric Neurology

Mediclinic Airport Road Hospital

William DeMayo

Director, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Specialized Rehabilitation Hospital

Understanding and Managing Behavioral Issues in TBI

17:00 - 17:15

Question and Answer

Day 2 - 15 June 2019 (Saturday)

SESSION 3 : Neurocritical Sessions

9:00 - 9:20 

Emerging Trends in Neurocritical Rehabilitation

Waleed Jasim

Critical Care Physician

Sheikh Khalifa Medical City

9:20 - 9:40

Considerations in Early Mobilization of Patients

Emma Steenbergen

Senior Clinical Physiotherapist

Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi

9:40 - 10:00

Cost-Effectiveness of Neurological Rehabilitation

Prathap Raghavan

Consultant, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Tawam Hospital

10:00 - 10:15

Question and Answer

SESSION 4 : Early Stroke Rehabilitation

10:15 - 10:45

Global Assessment of a Stroke Patient for Rehabilitation

Ranjith Menon

Consultant, Neurology

Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi

10:45 - 11:05

11:05 - 11:25

Coffee Break

Swallow Assessment and Protection of Airway in a Stroke Patient

Fatema Nasser

Speech and Language Pathologist

Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi

11:25 - 11:45

Management of Perceptual Deficit in Stroke

Meqdad Hamzeh Mahmoud

Senior Occupational Therapist

Al Ain Hospital

11:45 - 12:05

Cognitive Evaluation and Management of Congnitive Deficits in Stroke

Alia Nadia Ammar

Clinical Neuropsychologist, Head of Neuropsychology 

American Center for Psychiatry & Neurology

12:05 - 12:35

12:35 - 12:50

12:50 - 13:50

13:50 - 14:10

Clinical Use of Robotics and Advance Technology in NeuroRehabilitation

Sharmila Banu

Senior Physiotherapist and Clinical-In-Charge 

Thumbay Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Hospital

Question and Answer

Lunch Break and Poster Presentation Session

INDUSTRY SUPPORTED SYMPOSIUM 

Keeping the Person Mobile with Neurodisability

SESSION 5 : NeuroRehabilitation Session

14:10 - 14:30

14:30 - 14:50

14:50 - 15:10

15:10 - 15:30

15:30 - 15:45

15:45 - 16:00

16:00 - 17:10

Importance of Interdisciplinary Approach

Raquel Neves

Rehabilitation Unit Manager

Royal Health Rehabilitation Hospital

Role of A Rehabilitation Nurse

Laura Taylor

Nurse Manager

Specialized Rehabilitation Hospital

NeuroRehabilitation Assessment

William DeMayo

Director, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Specialized Rehabilitation Hospital

Nursing Led Interventions 

Raquel Neves

Rehabilitation Unit Manager

Royal Health Rehabilitation Hospital

Question and Answer

Coffee Break

Free Paper Sessions

17:15 - 17:30

CLOSING REMARKS / END of the CONGRESS

Prediction of Osteoporosis Risk in Cerebral Palsy Children

16:00 - 16:15

Mr. Ruairi O' Broin

Senior Therapist

Amana Healthcare, UAE

16:30 - 16:45

Why Don't Stroke Patients Come Within the Window Period?

Dr. Shannaz Al Jarrah

Clinical Neuropsychologist

Al Ain Hospital, UAE

Dr. Abir Hegazy

Assistant Consultant, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

King Fahad Specialist Hospital, KSA

Do Regular Botulinum Toxin Injections Combined with Intensive Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy Significantly Improve Spasticity? Results of Restrospective Audit

16:15 - 16:30

16:45 - 17:00

Specific Swallowing Assessment and Therapy Techniques Result in Significant Change of FOIS Score in Stroke

Ms. Reshma Raj Anoop

Senior Speech Language Pathologist

Al Ain Hospital, UAE

17:00 - 17:15

Predictive Relationship of Toxic Stress on Maternal Cognitive and Physical Health Outcomes and Health Related Quality of Life for Prenatal and Post Partum Women Living in the UAE

Dr. Lori Maria Walton

Associate Professor

University of Sharjah, UAE