Scientific Program

Friday

5-21-2021

09:00am - 09:25am

Speaker: Dr. Jasem Al-Hashel

Diagnosis and management of Trigeminal Autonomic Cephalalgias (TACs)

09:25am - 09:50am

Speaker: Dr. Khalifa Al-Shaiji

Updates in management of migraine

09:50am - 10:15am

Speaker: Dr. Bader Al Massad

Idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH); diagnosis and management

10:15am - 10:30am

Discussion

10:30am - 10:55am

Speaker: Dr. Athari Salmeen

Updates in management of ischemic stroke

10:55am - 11:20am

Speaker: Dr. Osamah Al-Baker

Management of cerebral venous thrombosis (CVT)

11:20am - 11:45am

Speaker: Dr. Athari Salmeen

Anticoagulants after stroke: when to start?

11:45am - 12:00pm

Discussion

Friday Prayer

01:00pm - 01:30pm

SATELLITE SYMPOSIUM (Eli Lilly)

Emgality in migraine prevention
01:30pm - 01:55pm

Speaker: Dr. Maher Arabi

PNES: Pitfalls and Caveats

01:55pm - 02:20pm

Speaker: Dr. Mohamed Ashkanani

First epilepsy; to treat or not to treat?

02:20pm - 02:45pm

Speaker: Dr. Abdulreda Alqallaf

Antiepileptic drugs; What to choose and when to stop?

02:45pm - 03:00pm

Discussion

03:00pm - 03:30pm

SATELLITE SYMPOSIUM (Novartis)

Re-imagining MS

Saturday

5-22-2021

09:00am - 09:25am

Speaker: Dr. Raed Alroughani

Updates in MS management

09:25am – 09:50am

Speaker: Dr. Suhail Al-Shemmari

Updates in NMOSD management

09:50am – 10:15am

Speaker: Dr. Namareq Al-Jarki

Multiple sclerosis and pregnancy

10:15am – 10:40am

Speaker: Dr. Tareq Al-Fahad

Pearls and pitfalls in the approach to myelopathy

10:40am - 10:55am

Discussion

10:55am - 11:25am

SATELLITE SYMPOSIUM (Roche)

OCREVUS: Evolving MS
11:25am - 11:45am

Coffee Break

11:45am - 12:10am

Speaker: Dr. Mishal Abu Al-Melh

Updates in Parkinson’s disease management

12:10am - 12:35pm

Speaker Dr. Sulaiman Al-Khashan

Management of non-motor symptoms of Parkinson’s disease.

12:35pm - 01:00pm

Speaker: Dr. Maryam Al-Awadi

Approach to a patient with tremors

01:00pm - 01:15pm

Discussion

01:15pm - 01:40pm

Speaker: Dr. Abeer Al-Obaidan

Update on management of myasthenia gravis

01:40pm - 02:05pm

Speaker: Dr. Abdullah Al-Ajmi

Diagnosis and Management of CIDP

02:05pm - 02:30pm

Speaker: Dr. Abdulaziz Ashkanani

Approach to a patient with myopathy

02:30pm - 02:45pm

Discussion

02:45pm - 03:00pm

Coffee Break

03:00pm - 03:30pm

SATELLITE SYMPOSIUM (Biologix)

Sequencing: Strategies for life in Multiple Sclerosis
03:30pm - 03:55pm

Speaker: Dr. Khaled A.Gad

How to read Brain MRI? A tour from gray shades to color maps!

03:55pm - 04:20pm

Speaker: Dr. Lamia Al Saraf

Interpreting MRI of the spine: As simple as ABCD!

04:20pm - 04:30pm

Discussion