North Africa Imaging and Diagnostics Conference

15 - 16 April 2018 | Theme: The Role of Radiology in Informed Decision Making

Keep up to date with the latest radiology good practice and safely deliver the highest standards of care

Join the imaging and diagnostics conference to practice high-impact imaging that informs treatment decision making and that enables improvement in clinical outcomes. This conference is NEW to MEDICONEX and will be held from 14 – 16 April at the Cairo International Convention Centre. The conference is supported by the Egyptian Society of Radiology and Nuclear Medicine.

Sessions are dedicated by sub-specialty and will include cardiovascular imaging, neck imaging, nodules and lung cancer screening, paediatric radiology, ob-gyn radiology, emergency radiology, musculoskeletal imaging, radiation oncology, patient safety, interventional radiology, radographer’s session and genito-urinary imaging.

 

Key topics:    

  • Cardiovascular imaging
  • Nodules and lung cancer screening 
  • Ob-gyn radiology
  • Musculoskeletal imaging
  • Radiation oncology 
  • Interventional radiology

Chair and Speakers

Chair

  • Dr. Yasser A. Abbas, Professor of Radiodiagnosis, Ain Shams University; Director of MRI section, 
    Misr Radiology Center, Cairo, Egypt

Scientific Committee        

  • Prof Dr Ahmed Samir Ibrahim, Professor Radiodiagnosis Department,
    Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt
  • Prof Dr Tarek El Diasty, Professor and Chairman, Department of Radiology, Urology and Nephrology Centre
    Mansoura University, President, Egyptian Society of Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, Mansoura, Egypt

Speakers

  • Dr Ahmed Abdel Khalek Abdel Razek, Professor, Diagnostic Radiology, Faculty of Medicine, Mansoura University, Mansoura, Egypt
  • Dr Ahmed Hamimi Abdullah Hamimi, Consultant Radiologist, International Medical Center, Associate Professor, Alexandria University, Alexandria, Egypt
  • Prof Hassan El Kiki, Professor of Radiology, Paediatric & Interventional Units, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt
  • Prof Dr Tarek El Diasty, Professor & Chairman, Department of Radiology, Urology & Nephrology Centre, Mansoura University, President, Egyptian Society of Radiology & Nuclear Medicine, Mansoura, Egypt

Day 1| Sunday, 15 April 2018

Dr Yasser A. Abbas, Professor of Radiodiagnosis, Ain Shams University; Director of MRI Section,
Misr Radiology Center, Cairo, Egypt

SESSION 1: GENITO-URINAL IMAGING

Moderator: Dr Yasser A. Abbas, Professor of Radiodiagnosis, Ain Shams University; Director of MRI Section,
Misr Radiology Center, Cairo, Egypt

Dr Yasser A. Abbas, Professor of Radiodiagnosis, Ain Shams University; Director of MRI Section,
Misr Radiology Center, Cairo, Egypt

Prof Youssef El Fakir, President, Radiological Society of Morocco, Casablanca, Morocco

SESSION 2: CARDIOVASCULAR IMAGING

Moderator: Dr Yasser A. Abbas, Professor of Radiodiagnosis, Ain Shams University; Director of MRI Section,
Misr Radiology Center, Cairo, Egypt

Prof Dr Ahmed Hamimi Abdullah Hamimi, Consultant Radiologist, International Medical Center, Associate Professor, Alexandria University, Alexandria, Egypt 

Prof Dr Abdelaziz Elnekidy, Professor of Radiology, Alexandria University, Alexandria, Egypt

SESSION 3: NEURO-IMAGING

Moderator: Dr Adel El Bery, Consultant Radiologist, Clinical Imaging Institute, Al Ain Hospital, Al Ain, UAE

Dr Yasser A. Abbas, Professor of Radiodiagnosis, Ain Shams University; Director of MRI Section,
Misr Radiology Center, Cairo, Egypt

Dr Ahmed Abdel Khalek Abdel Razek, Professor, Diagnostic Radiology, Faculty of Medicine, Mansoura
University, Mansoura, Egypt

Dr Adel El Bery, Consultant Radiologist, Clinical Imaging Institute, Al Ain Hospital, Al Ain, UAE

Day 2| Monday, 16 April 2018

Dr Yasser A. Abbas, Professor of Radiodiagnosis, Ain Shams University; Director of MRI Section,
Misr Radiology Center, Cairo, Egypt

SESSION 5: PAEDIATRIC IMAGING

Moderator: Dr Ahmed Abdel Khalek Abdel Razek, Professor, Diagnostic Radiology, Faculty of Medicine, Mansoura University, Mansoura, Egypt

Dr Lena Naffaa, Associate Professor of Clinical Radiology, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Faculty of Medicine, American University of Beirut, Consultant, Paediatric Radiology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon

Dr Dean Huang, Consultant Radiologist, Department of Radiology, King’s College Hospital, London, UK

SESSION 6: NODULES AND LUNG CANCER SCREENING

Moderator: Dr Yasser A. Abbas, Professor of Radiodiagnosis, Ain Shams University; Director of MRI Section, Misr Radiology Center, Cairo, Egypt

Dr Moulay Meziane, Clinical Professor of Radiology, Chairman, Imaging Institute, Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, UAE

SESSION 7: RADIOGRAPHERS SESSION

Moderator: Dr Ahmed Abdel Khalek Abdel Razek, Professor, Diagnostic Radiology, Faculty of Medicine, Mansoura University, Mansoura, Egypt

Dr Charbel Saade, Program Coordinator and Assistant Professor of Medical Imaging Sciences, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon

Dr Hala Hilal, Clinical Practicum Supervisor, Specialist Medical Imaging Radiographer, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon

Hanane Merhi, Assistant Coordinator, Radiologic Technology Training Program and Radiation Safety Program, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon

SESSION 8: PATIENT SAFETY AND QUALITY IN MEDICAL IMAGING

Moderator: Dr Yasser A. Abbas, Professor of Radiodiagnosis, Ain Shams University; Director of MRI Section, Misr Radiology Center, Cairo, Egypt

Moderator: Dr Charbel Saade, Program Coordinator and Assistant Professor of Medical Imaging Sciences, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon

Panelists:

  • Dr Hala Hilal, Clinical Practicum Supervisor, Specialist Medical Imaging Radiographer, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon 
  • Prof Dr Abdelaziz Elnekidy, Professor of Radiology, Alexandria University, Alexandria, Egypt       
  • Hanane Merhi, Assistant Coordinator, Radiologic Technology Training Program and Radiation Safety Program, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon