Gastro Intestinal Cancer

Programme for Discussion of Gastro-Intestinal City –wide Multi-disciplinary Case discussions

CME Accredited Programme on the 24th. April 2019 at Raffles Hotel, DHCC

6:50 to 7:00 pm:  Opening Address by Dr. Leon Du Preez, Senior Corporate Medical Director, Mediclinic.

Case Presentation 1:

The impact of Multi-disciplinary care in a case of Gastric Cancer by Dr. Falah Al Khatib, Consultant Oncologist.

  • The Role of Endoscopic Ultrasound in Gastric Cancers by Dr. Jamil Akhras, Consultant Gastroenterologist.
  • The role of staging Laparoscopy in Gastric cancers by Dr. Faisel Ikram, Consultant GI Surgeon.
  • The Role of PET in Gastric Cancer by Dr. Mazin Al Janabi, Consultant Nuclear Medicine.
  • Panel Discussion

Case Presentation 2:

Metastatic Liposarcoma around the Portal Vein- An unusual presentation and outcome

  • Case Presentation and the role of Intervention Radiology by Dr. Jaikishan Mordani, Consultant Intervention Radiologist.
  • Portal Vein Compression and Ischaemia by Dr .Usama Warshow, Consultant Hepatologist, Mediclinic Parkview.
  • Panel Discussion.

Case Presentation 3:

An unusual case of Recurrent Pyogenic Cholangitis with intra-hepatic calculi by Dr. Hemant Vadeyar, Consultant Hepato-Biliary  Surgeon and Dr .Rahul Nathwani, Consultant Gastroenterologist

  • Clinical presentation of Recurrent Pyogenic cholangitis.
  • Role of Endoscopic management in RPC
  • Surgical Management of RPC.

9:00 pm: Closing note followed by dinner.

For RSVPs, please email to amyna.nasruddin@mediclinic.ae by 21st April 2019