The 3rd International Conference on Child Health & The 1st International Pediatric Endocrinology Con (ICH2006)

Venue: Helton Hotel

Location: JEDDAH, Western region, Saudi Arabia

Event Date/Time: Nov 20, 2006 End Date/Time: Nov 23, 2006
Registration Date: Nov 14, 2006
Early Registration Date: Oct 20, 2006
Abstract Submission Date: Sep 20, 2006
Paper Submission Date: Sep 20, 2006
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The 3rd International Conference on Child Health
& 1st International Pediatric Endocrinology Conference
Jeddah, KSA

20 to 23 November 2006
( 29 Shawal to 2 Dhul Qadah 1427H)
PROGRAM - DAY 1
Monday - 29 Shawwal 1427H ( 20 November 2006)
07:30 – 08:30 R E G I S T R A T I O N
SESSION 1 : NEONATOLOGY
Moderators:
1. Dr. Yasir Al Ghamdi
General Director of Health Affairs, Makkah Region &
Consultant Pediatrician
Makkah, KSA
2. Prof. Abdullatif Al Faraidy
Consultant Neonatologist
Chairman, Pediatric Department
King Faisal University
Dammam, KSA
08:30- 09:15 STATE OF THE ART LECTURE- I
Recent advances in respiratory support of premature infants
Speaker: Prof. Martin Keszler
Professor of Pediatrics
Director of Nurseries
Georgetown University Hospital
Washington DC, USA
09:15- 09:45 STATE OF THE ART LECTURE- II
Breast feeding versus formula feeding
Speaker: Dr. Albert Alexandre Lapillonne
Department of Neonatology & Nutrition
Rene Descartes Paris 5 University & AP-HP
Saint Vincent de Paul Hospital, Paris, France
09:45 – 10:05 Hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy: To cool or not to cool?
Speaker: Dr. Saleh Al-Alaiyan
Consultant Neonatologist
King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center
Riyadh, KSA
10:05 – 10:25 Neonatal resuscitation: Update
Speaker: Dr. Mansour Al Qurashi
Consultant Neonatologist
King Khalid National Guard Hospital
Jeddah, KSA
10:25 – 10:45 Necrotizing enterocolitis: Is it preventable?
Speaker: Dr. Saad AlSaedi
Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Consultant Neonatologist
Chairman, Department of Pediatrics
King Abdulaziz University Hospital
Jeddah, KSA
10:45 – 11:00 DISCUSSION
11:00 – 11:30 COFFEE BREAK
The 3rd International Conference on Child Health
& 1st International Pediatric Endocrinology Conference
Jeddah, KSA

20 to 23 November 2006
( 29 Shawal to 2 Dhul Qadah 1427H)
PROGRAMME - DAY 1
Monday - 29 Shawwal 1427H ( 20 November 2006)

SESSION 2 : NEPHROLOGY
Moderators: 1. Prof. Mohammed Younis Jan
Professor of Pediatrics & Consultant Pediatrician
King Abdulaziz University Hospital
Jeddah, KSA
2. Prof. Abdulwahab El Idrissi
Professor of Pediatrics
Pediatric Nephrologist
Taibah University
Medinah, KSA
11:30 – 11:50 New modalities in the treatment of vesico- ureteric reflux
Speaker: Prof. Mohammad Al Miguirin
Pediatric Nephrologist
King Saud University
Riyadh, KSA
11:50 – 12:10 Nephrotic syndrome: Update
Speaker: Dr. Jameela Kari
Associate Professor & Pediatric Nephrologist
King Abdulaziz University Hospital
Jeddah, KSA
12:10 – 12:30 Congenital causes of renal impairment
Speaker: Dr. Naffa Al Harbi
Pediatric Nephrologist
King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center
Jeddah, KSA
12:30 – 12:50
Hypertension in children
Speaker: Dr. Essam Al-Sabban
Consultant Pediatric Nephrologist
King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre
Jeddah ,KSA
12:50 – 13:00 DISCUSSION
13:00 – 14:30 PRAYER & LUNCH



The 3rd International Conference on Child Health
& 1st International Pediatric Endocrinology Conference
Jeddah, KSA

21 to 23 November 2006
( 30 Shawal to 2 Dhul Qadah 1427H)
PROGRAMME - DAY 1
Monday - 29 Shawwal 1427H ( 20 November 2006)

SESSION 3 : SOCIAL & BEHAVIOURAL PEDIATRICS
Moderators 1. Dr. Abdulrahman Swailam
Consultant Pediatrician
President, Saudi Pediatric Association
Director of Saudi Red Cresent
Riyadh, KSA
2. Dr. Hassan Ghafouri
Associate Professor & Consultant Pediatrician
Chief Executive Director
Royal Commission Medical Center
Yanbu, KSA
14:30 – 14:50 Childhood autism
Speaker: Dr. Soher Balkhy
Consultant Pediatrician & Child Development
King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center
Jeddah, KSA

14:50 – 15:10 Cyber Kids
Speaker: Dr. Omar Al-Modayfer
Head Division of Psychiatry
King Fahd National Guard Hospital
Riyadh, KSA

15:10 – 15:55 Health profile of Saudi children and adolescents
Speakers: (Group of investigators)
1. Prof. Mohammed El Mouzan : Principal Investigator. Pediatric Gastroenterologist
2. Prof. Abdullah Al Salloum : Co-investigator, Pediatric Nephrologist
3. Dr. Ahmed Al Omar : Co investigator, Pediatric Infectious Diseases
4. Dr. Mansour Qurashi : Co-Investigator, Pediatric Cardiologist
5. Prof. Abdullah Al Herbish : Co-investigator, Pediatric Endocrinologist

15:55 – 16:15 DISCUSSION
END OF DAY 1

PROGRAM - DAY 2
Tuesday – 30 Shawal 1427H ( 21 November 2006)
SESSION 1 : GENETICS & METABOLISM
Moderators 1. Dr. Nadia Sakati
Pediatric Endocrinologist & Geneticist
King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center
Riyadh, KSA
2. Dr. Talal Basrawi
Consultant Pediatrician
King Fahd Armed Forces Hospital
Jeddah, KSA
08:00- 08:45 STATE OF THE ART LECTURE- I
Enzyme replacement therapy of lysosomal storage disorders
Speaker: Prof. Joe T.R. Clarke
Division of Clinical and Metabolic Genetics, Hospital for Sick Children
Toronto, Ontario Canada
08:45- 09:15 STATE OF THE ART LECTURE- II
Islamic perspective on human cloning, stem cell research
and pre-implantation genetic diagnosis (PGD)
Speaker: Dr. Aida Al Aqeel
Consultant Pediatric Metabolist, Geneticist & Endocrinologist
Department of Pediatrics
Riyadh Armed Forces Hospital
Riyadh, KSA
09:15 – 09:35 Neonatal screening for metabolic disorders
Speaker: Dr. Zuhair Rahbeeni
Pediatric Metabolic Consultant & Clinical Genetics
King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center
Riyadh, KSA
09:35 – 9:55 Inborn errors of metabolism: Back to basics
Speaker: Dr. Abdulnaser Al Helali
Pediatric Metabolic Consultant
King Khalid National Guard Hospital
Jeddah, KSA
9:55 – 10:15 New modalities in the treatment of genetic diseases
Speaker: Dr. Mohammed Al Owain
Consultant Pediatric Geneticist
King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center
Riyadh, KSA
10:15 – 10:35 Genetic counseling
Speaker: Dr. Jumana Al-Aama
Consultant Pediatriatrician & Clinical Geneticist
Department of Pediatrics, King Abdulaziz University Hospital
Jeddah, KSA
10:35 – 10:45 DISCUSSION
10:45 – 11:00 COFFEE BREAK

PROGRAMME - DAY 2
Tuesday – 30 Shawal 1427H ( 21 November 2006)

SESSION 2: NEUROLOGY
Moderators: 1. Dr. Maher Khalifa
Consultant Pediatric Neurologist
Dr. Erfan & Bagedo Hospital
Jeddah, KSA
2. Dr. Mohammad Al Jabri
Consultant Pediatric Neurologist
Hera General Hospital
Makkah, KSA

11:00 – 11:30 STATE OF THE ARTS LECTURE- I
Hydrocephalous and monitoring of ICP
Speaker: Prof. Robert Minns
Head, Department of Child Life and Health
Department of Reproductive & Development Sciences
Edinburgh, UK
11:30 – 11:50 Dystonia: management update
Speaker: Dr. M.S. Jan
Associate Professor of Pediatrics & Pediatric Neurologist
King Abdulaziz University Hospital
Jeddah, KSA
11:50 – 12:10 Headache in children
Speaker: Dr. Generoso G. Gascon
Consultant Pediatric Neurologist
Chairman, Department of Pediatrics
King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center
Jeddah, KSA
12:10 – 12:30 Neuromuscular disorders: management update
Speaker: Prof. Mustafa A.M.Salih
Professor of Pediatrics & Pediatric Neurologist
Division of Pediatric Neurology
King Saud University
Riyadh, KSA
12:30 – 12:40 DISCUSSION
12:40 – 14:00 PRAYER & LUNCH

The 3rd International Conference on Child Health
& 1st International Pediatric Endocrinology Conference
Jeddah, KSA

20 to 23 November 2006
( 29 Shawal to 2 Dhul Qadah 1427H)
PROGRAMME - DAY 2
Tuesday – 30 Shawal 1427H ( 21 November 2006)

SESSION 3 : CARDIOLOGY
Moderators:
1. Dr Khalid AlAttas
Consultant Pediatric Cardiologist
Medical Director, Al Noor Hospital
Makkah, KSA
2. Dr. Abdulrahman Al Redhyan
Consultant Pediatric Cardiologist
Prince Sultan Cardiac Center
Riyadh, KSA
14:00 – 14:20 Recent advances in interventional cardiology
Speaker: Dr. Mansour Al Joufan
Consultant Pediatric Cardiologist
King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center
Riyadh, KSA
14:20 – 14:40 Adolescent with congenital heart disease
Speaker: Dr. Ahmed Azhar
Pediatric Cardiologist
Chairman, Pediatric Department
International Medical Center
Jeddah, KSA
14:40 – 15:00 A child with arrhythmia
Speaker: Dr. Jamil Al Ata
Assistant Professor & Pediatric Cardiologist
King Abdulaziz University Hospital
Jeddah, KSA
15:00 – 15:20 Heart failure in children
Speaker: Prof. Abdelmoneim El Seed
Pediatric Cardiologist
Maternity & Children's Hospital
Jeddah, KSA
15:20 – 15:40
Cardiac imaging and congenital heart diseases
Speaker: Dr. Riyadh Abu Sulaiman
Pediatric Cardiologist
King Abdulaziz Cardiac Center
Riyadh, KSA
15:40 – 15:50 DISCUSSION
END OF DAY 2

PROGRAMME - DAY 3
Wednesday – 1 Dhul Qadah 1427H ( 22 November 2006)
ENDOCRINOLOGY DAY
SESSION 1 : DIABETES IN CHILDREN
Moderators:
1. Prof. Gadi Magbool
Professor of Pediatrics & Consultant Pediatrician
King Abdulaziz University Hospital
Jeddah KSA
2. Dr. Horia Al Mawlawi
Pediatric Endocrinologist
Riyadh Armed Forces Hospital
Riyadh KSA

08:30 – 09:10
STATE OF THE ARTS LECTURE
Prevention of diabetes mellitus: Is it possible?
Speaker: Dr. Mohamed Hassanein
Consultant in Endocrinology, Diabetes &
General Medicine
Glan Clwyd Hospital, Rhyl
UNITED KINGDOM
09:10 – 09:35
Update on management of type 1 diabetes mellitus
Speaker: Dr. Thanaa Amer
Consultant Pediatric Endocrinologist
Dr. Erfan & Bagedo Hospital
Jeddah, KSA
09:35 – 09:55 Islet cell transplantation in diabetes mellitus
Speaker: Dr. Bassam Bin Abbass
Pediatric Endocrinologist
King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center
Riyadh, KSA

09:55 – 10:15 Incidence of type 1 diabetes mellitus in the eastern province of Saudi Arabia
Speaker: Dr. Mohammad Abduljabbar
Pediatric Endocrinologist
Dhahran Health Center
Saudi Aramco
Dhahran, KSA

10:15 – 10:30 DISCUSSION
10:30 – 11:00 COFFEE BREAK

PROGRAMME - DAY 3
Wednesday – 1 Dhul Qadah 1427H ( 22 November 2006)

SESSION 2 : PEDIATRIC ENDOCRINOLOGY – I
Moderators:
1. Dr. Ahmad Al Zahrani
Pediatric Endocrinologist
Al Noor Hospital
Makkah, KSA
2. Dr. Abdullah H. Al Faris
Pediatric Consultant & Endocrinologist
Security Forces Hospital
Riyadh, KSA
11:00 – 11:45
STATE OF THE ARTS LECTURE
Use of growth hormone in non-growth hormone deficit status
Speaker: Professor Martin O. Savage
Professor & Paediatric Endocrinologist
Department of Endocrinology
Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry
John Vane Science Centre
Charterhouse Square
London, UK

11:45 – 12:05
Congenital adrenal hyperplasia: Treatment & outcome
Speaker: Dr. Doris Taha
Pediatrics Endocrinologist
King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center
Jeddah, KSA
12:05 – 12:25
Rickets in Saudi children
Speaker: Dr. Adnan Al Shaikh
Pediatric Endocrinologist
King Khalid National Guard Hospital
Jeddah, KSA

12:25 – 12:45
Hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia of infancy
Speaker: Dr. Najya Attia
Pediatric Endocrinologist
King Khalid National Guard Hospital
Jeddah, KSA
12:45 – 12:55 DISCUSSION
12:55 – 14:00 PRAYER & LUNCH



The 3rd International Conference on Child Health
& 1st International Pediatric Endocrinology Conference
Jeddah, KSA

20 to 23 November 2006
( 29 Shawal to 2 Dhul Qadah 1427H)

PROGRAMME - DAY 3
Wednesday – 1 Dhul Qadah 1427H ( 22 November 2006)

SESSION 3: PEDIATRIC ENDOCRINOLOGY – II
Moderators: 1. Dr. Hamid Ghamdi
Consultant Endocrinologist
Taif, KSA

2. Dr. Essam El-Khateeb
Pediatric Endocrinologist
King Abdulaziz Hospital & Oncology Center
Jeddah KSA

14:00 – 14:35
Approach to ambigious genitalia
Speaker: Dr. Mohamad Ahmad Abdullah
Senior Pediatric Endocrinologist
Khartoum, SUDAN

14:35 – 14:55 Approach to precocious puberty
Speaker: Dr. Abdullaziz Al Twaim
Consultant Endocrinologist
King Khalid National Guard
Jeddah, KSA

14:55 – 15:50
Health profile of Saudi children and adolescents
Speaker: (Group of investigators)

1. Prof. Mohammed El Mouzan : Principal Investigator. Pediatric Gastroenterologist

2. Prof. Abdullah Al Salloum : Co-investigator, Pediatric Nephrologist

3. Dr. Ahmed Al Omar : Co investigator, Pediatric Infectious Diseases

4. Dr. Mansour Qurashi : Co-Investigator, Pediatric Cardiologist

5. Prof. Abdullah Al Herbish : Co-investigator, Pediatric Endocrinologist

15:50 – 16:05 DISCUSSION
END OF DAY 3

PROGRAMME - DAY 4
Thursday – 2 Dhul Qadah 1427H ( 23 November 2006)
SESSION 1 : ALLERGY & RESPIRATORY
Moderators: 1. Dr. Mansour Al Hawassi
Consultant Pediatrician
Deputy Executive, Ministry of Health
Riyadh, KSA
2. Dr. Talal Al Maghamsi
Consultant Pediatrfic Pulmonologist
King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center
Jeddah, KSA
08:00- 08:45 STATE OF THE ART LECTURE- I
Recent advances in the pathogenesis and treatment of asthma
Speaker: Prof. Hamid Qutayba
McGill University, Meakins Christle Laboratories
Montreal, Canada
08:45 – 9:15 STATE OF THE ART LECTURE- II
Food allergy in Saudi children
Speaker: Dr. Harb Al Harfi
Consultant Allergist & Immunologist
Director of National Center of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology
Riyadh , KSA
09:15 – 09:35 Food allergy
Speaker: Dr. Jamal Gethmi
Consultant Allergist & Immunologist
King Abdulaziz Hospital & Oncology Center
Jeddah, KSA
09:35 – 9:55 Immunotherapy of allergic disease
Speaker: Prof. Abdulrahman Al Frayh
Consultant Allergist & Immunologist
King Saud University
Riyadh, KSA
09:55 – 10:15 Respiratory emergency in children, are we ready to handle?
Speaker: Dr. Fahad Al Orifi
Consultant Pediatric Emergency
King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center
Assistant Professor, King Saud University
Riyadh, KSA
10:15 – 10:35 Recurrent respiratory problems in children
Speaker: Dr. Hussni Qari
Consultant Pediatric Allergist & Immunologist
Azizia Hospital
Jeddah, KSA
10:35 – 10: 50 DISCUSSION
10:50 – 11:20 COFFEE BREAK



The 3rd International Conference on Child Health
& 1st International Pediatric Endocrinology Conference
Jeddah, KSA

20 to 23 November 2006
( 29 Shawal to 2 Dhul Qadah 1427H)
PROGRAMME - DAY 4
Thursday – 2 Dhul Qadah 1427H ( 23 November 2006)
SESSION 2 : INFECTIOUS DISEASES
Moderators:
1. Dr. Yaqob Al Mazrou
Consultant Epidemiologist
Ministry of Health
Riyadh, KSA
2. Dr. Mohd Farouq
Assistant Professor& Consultant Pediatric Infectious Diseases
King Abdulaziz University Hospital
Jeddah, KSA

11:20 – 12:00 STATE OF THE ART LECTURE

Avian influenza
Speaker: Prof. Li-Min Huang
Professor, Department of Pediatric
Chief, Pediatric Infectious Diseases
College of Medicine, National Taiwan University
Taiwan, China
12:00 – 12:15
New vaccines
Speaker: Dr. Kamal Hanif
Consultant Pediatric Infectious Diseases
King Khalid National Guard Hospital
Jeddah, KSA
12:15 – 12:30
A mosquito that can break your bones
Speaker: Dr. Hanan Balkhy
Consultant Pediatric Infectious Diseases
King Fahd National Guard Hospital
Riyadh, KSA
12:30 – 12:45
Childhood AIDS
Speaker: Dr. Sami Al Hajjar
Consultant Pediatric Infectious Diseases
King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center
Riyadh, KSA
12:45 – 13:00
Infections in immunocompromised patients
Speaker: Dr. Ibrahim Bin Hussain
Consultant Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Department of Pediatrics
King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center
Riyadh, KSA
13:00– 13:15 DISCUSSION
END OF CONFERENCE

Venue

Helton Hotel
North kurnish
JEDDAH
Western region
Saudi Arabia
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Fee 500 Saudi Ryals