9th Annual DMC Medical Education Symposium 2015
Saturday 30th May, 2015
Venue: Mohammed Bin Rashid Academic Medical Center Auditorium, Dubai Healthcare City
Recent Strides in Medical Education and Clinical Medicine
8:00am-9:00am Registration
9:00am-9:15am Inauguration &Welcome Speech.
Prof. Mohammed Galal El Din Ahmed
9:15am-9:30am Break
Session 1 : Gearing for 21st century skills in medical education
9:30am-9:45am Value of Reflection in Medical Education in 21st century
Prof. J. M .Muscat-Baron
9:45am-10:00am Learning Styles in Medical Education
Prof.  Mohammed Galal  El  Din Ahmed
10:00am-10:15am Current trends in the assessment of clinical competency at the work place
Prof. Hossam Hamdy
10:15am-10:30am Medical Education in the Millenial Era
Dr. Dima Kamal
10:30am-10:45am Influence of Culture in delivering education
Dr. Tanzeem Raza
10:45am-11:00am Medical Education – Its day-to-day value in caring for patients
Prof. Parveen Kumar
11:00am-11:45am Break and Poster session
Session 2 Recent strides in clinical medicine and surgical specialties
11:45am-12:00nn IgG-4 related Diseases-What the Clinician needs to know
Prof. Fatehia Aly
12:00nn -12:15pm Acute Ischemic Limb- "The ALI Syndrome”
Prof. Munder El Doori
12:15pm -12:30pm From fetus to infant-The pediatric surgical care comes into its own
Prof. Gloria Pelizzo
12:30pm-12:45pm Twenty minutes to know Rheumatic Diseases
Mike Irani
12:45pm-01:30pm Panel discussion
Expert Panel: "Educating Physicians and medical educators in the 21st century"
Chairpersons: Prof. Mohammed Galal & Prof. JM Muscat Baron
01:30pm-02:30pm Lunch Break and Poster Session
Session 3 :Research

Research Trends at Dubai Medical College
Prof. Doaa Sultan

Professional research papers (10 minutes each)

Time Research Title Presenter
2:45pm-2:55pm Severe Meningococcal Meningitis in an adult without identifiable risk factors: a case report Dr. Somaya A. M. Albhaisi


2:55pm-3:05pm Glomerular Lesions in Eastern Region of Arab World Dr. M Fayez Al Homssi, MD, FCAP


3:05pm-3:15pm M-learning using a Whatsapp based mobile phone based application to interconnect the class. Dr Sanjay Bedi


3:15pm-3:25pm Bridging the gaps in teaching and assessing professionalism in our Medical Education Dr. Mustafa Afifi
3:25pm-3:35pm Development of Pharmaco-economics & Outcomes Research blogging model in Asia: A common platform for Students, Teachers, Researchers, and Practitioners Dr. Dixon Thomas
3:35pm-3:45pm Q&A
3:45pm-3:55pm E-concept mapping: A strategy for meaningful learning in medical biochemistry and genetics. Dr Kumar Ponnusamy
3:55pm-4:05pm Assessment of the Quality of Educational environment During Undergraduate Clinical Teaching Years in the King Abdul Aziz University, College of Medicine in Saudi Arabia Dr. Rajaa Allhiani
4:05pm-4:15pm Quazi-Experimental study to Assess the Quality of Test Design After Performing Post Exam Item Analysis for the Final Medical Exams Dr. Shereen Abd El Aziz El Tarhouny
4:15pm-4:25pm A Curriculum Management System for Integrated Medical Education Dr. Sami Shaban
4:25pm-4:35pm Q&A
4:35pm-5:00pm Closing ceremony