International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis, Inc.
Program

September 14 – 17, 2015 – Dubai, UAE
The Crowne Plaza Dubai

Co-Chairs: Flora Peyvandi (Italy) and Nevine Kassim (Egypt)

Monday, September 14:

BLOOD COAGULATION AND BLEEDING DISORDERS

Time Topic Speaker
13:30 – 14:00

Welcome and introduction to the course

Flora Peyvandi, MD, PhD
(Italy)
Nevine Kassim, MD
(Egypt)

14:00 – 14:45

Current concepts of the coagulation system

David Lillicrap, MD
(Canada)

14:45 – 15:30

Hemophilia treatment, past, present, future

Flora Peyvandi, MD, PhD
(Italy)

15:30 – 16:00

Coffee Break & Networking

16:00 – 16:45

How to approach a patient with bleeding?

Paul Giangrande, MD
(United Kingdom)

16:45 – 17:30

Diagnosis and management of von Willebrand disease

Paul Giangrande, MD
(United Kingdom)

17:30 – 18:15

Case study of a patient with bleeding history

Iman Ragab, MD
(Egypt)

18:15 – 20:00

Welcome Dinner


Tuesday, September 15:

BLOOD COAGULATION AND BLEEDING DISORDERS

Time Topic Speaker
9:00 – 9:45

Menorrhagia in women with bleeding disorders (diagnosis and treatment)

Claire McLintock, MD
(New Zealand)

9:45 – 10:30

Management of pregnancy in women with coagulation disorders

Claire McLintock, MD
(New Zealand)

10:30 – 11:00

Coffee Break & Networking

 

VENOUS THROMBOSIS

Time Topic Speaker
11:00 – 11:45

Hormones and thrombosis

Frits Rosendaal, MD, PhD
(The Netherlands)

11:45 – 12:30

Treatment of venous thrombosis, past and present. Is new better than old?

Lai Heng Lee, MD
(Singapore)

12:30 – 13:30

Lunch

13:30 – 14:15

Clinical utility of genetic testing in venous thrombosis

Frits Rosendaal, MD, PhD
(The Netherlands)

14:15 – 15:00

Lupus anticoagulants anti-phospholipid syndrome, how to make diagnosis

Tarek Owaidah, MD
(Saudi Arabia)

15:00 – 15:30

Coffee Break & Networking

15:30 – 16:15

Case study of a patient with venous thrombosis history

Hanan Hamed
Shimaa Abdel Malik
(Egypt)

16:15 – 17:00

Interactive World Thrombosis Day activity Claire McLintock
(New Zealand)

17:30 – 18:30

Meet the Experts

18:30

Close of day


Wednesday, September 16:

VENOUS THROMBOSIS

Time Topic Speaker
9:00 – 9:45

Duration of anticoagulant therapy in patients with venous thrombosis

Lai Heng Lee, MD
(Singapore)

9:45 – 10:30

Management of women with thrombophilia

Gasser El-Bishry, MBBCH,
MRCOG, MD

(Egypt)

10:30 – 11:00

Coffee Break & Networking

11:00 – 11:45

Understanding direct oral anticoagulants: DOAC, NOAC and TSOAC

Nevine Kassim, MD
(Egypt)

PLATELETS, PLATELET DISORDERS

Time Topic Speaker
11:45 – 12:30

Platelet and VWF in hemostasis

David Lillicrap, MD
(Canada)

12:30 – 13:30

Lunch

13:30 – 14:15

Diagnosis and treatment of inherited platelet disorders

Paul Giangrande, MD
(United Kingdom)

14:15 – 15:00

Diagnosis and management microangiopathy, focus on TTP

Flora Peyvandi, MD, PhD
(Italy)

15:00 – 15:30

Coffee Break & Networking

15:30 – 16:15

Microangiopathies: a case study

Tarek Owaidah, MD
(Saudi Arabia)

16:15 – 17:00

Interactive case presentation with attendees

17:30 – 18:30

Meet the Experts

18:30

Close of day

 
Thursday, September 17:

PLATELETS, PLATELET DISORDERS

Time Topic Speaker
9:00 – 9:45

Diagnosis and treatment of acquired platelet disorders

Magdy El Ekiaby, MD
(Egypt)

9:45 – 10:30

New insight in the pathogenesis and diagnosis of DIC

Nevine Kassim, MD
(Egypt)

10:30 – 11:00

Coffee Break & Networking

11:00 – 11:45

A case with congenital platelets disorder

Haitham Khogeer, MD
(Saudi Arabia)

11:45 – 12:15

Interactive case presentation with attendees

12:15 – 12:30

Close of meeting, evaluation and farewell


Key Dates

January 31, 2015
Registration Opens

July 16, 2015
Early Registration Closes

September 14-17, 2015
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