8th Annual DMC Medical Education Symposium 2014
24th May 2014
Venue: Mohammed Bin Rashid Bin Mohammed Auditorium,
Dubai Healthcare City
Medical Education – A global Perspective
8:00 am - 9:00 am Registration
9:00 am - 9:30 am Quran recitation &
Welcome Speech
Haj Saeed Ahmed Lootah
Chairman,  Board of Trustees, Dubai Medical College
9:30 am – 9:40 am Introduction
   
Session 1 : Medical Education - Core Competencies and Assessment
9:40 am - 9:55 am "Final Qualification Examination for MBBS”
Prof. J. M .Muscat-Baron
Q&A
9:55 am - 10:10 am "Quality and Reliability of Examinations in Medical Education”
Prof.  Mohammed Galal  El  Din Ahmed
Q&A
10:10 am - 10:25 am "Medical Professionalism in the 21st Century”
Dr. Tanzeem Raza
Q&A
   
Coffee Break 10: 25 am – 10:45 am
 
Session 2 & 3 : Advances in Medical Management & Research (Parallel sessions)
Session 2 Session 3 - (for students only)
Chair person: Prof. Baron
10:45 am

TO

11:00 am
“The Effect and Treatment of Vitamin D in Rheumatological conditions”
Dr Mike Irani
Q&A
Student research
presentation 1

Student research
presentation 2

 

TBA

11:00 am

TO

11:15 am
“Surgery from Past to Future”
Dr Yousif Hussein El Tayeb
Q&A
Student research
presentation 3

TBA

11:15 am

TO

11:30 am
“Students’ Perceptions to Learning Management System (LMS)”
Dr. Rasha Eldeeb
Q&A
Student research
presentation 4

TBA

   
Photo session
11:30 am – 11:45 am Scientific Networking
   
Session 4: Advances in Medical Education
11:45 am - 12:00 noon “Clinical versus paper-based PBL improves authenticity of learning at University of Sharjah”
Dr. Nabil Sulaiman - Q&A
12:00 noon - 12:30 pm “Global Health”
Prof. Parveen Kumar - Q&A
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm “Expert Panel: Advances in Medical Education”
Chairpersons:
Prof. Mohammed Galal El Din &
Prof. J.M. Muscat-Baron
2:30 pm - 2:35 pm

Closing remarks

2:35 pm - 3:00 pm LUNCH