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Male Infertility

Updates in treating male infertility

Place: Lecture hall in Shams Al Basrah Hotel

Date: 16/11 /2017

Sponsors: Daily Wellness


  1. Post graduate students
  2. Urosurgeons and gynecologists

Ponseti Casting for Club Foot Deformity

workshop on Ponseti Casting for Club Foot Deformity

Place: Alsadir Teaching Hospita

Date: Friday 17th Nov 2017

Duration: 1 day


1.Permanent doctors

  1. post graduate students
  1. interested orthopedic surgery   in the work shop

Venue: Al- Sadir Teaching Hospital in Basrah / Sarkis Gregor Hall

Speaker Topic time
Dr.Haider A. Al Zahid Patho-Anatomy &Historical Perspectives 5:00-5:20 pm
Dr.Rafid A.Al Adhab Clinical Assessment 5:20-5:40 pm
Dr.Dalal A. Bubshait Ponseti Casting Protocol 5:40-6:00 pm
Dr.Dalal A. Bubshait Post Casting Bracing Protocol 6:00-6:10 pm
Dr.Ali A. Al Idan Surgical Treatment 6:10-6:30 pm
Speaker& Audiences Discussion 6:30-6:40 pm
Coffee Break 6:40-6:50 pm
Dr.Dalal A. Bubshait Ponseti Casting Workshop 6:50-8:00 pm

Session moderators :Dr. Mubder A.Mohammed Saeed , Dr. Khaled A.Al Idressi

Teaching Medical Dialogue and communication skills

Pediatric department set up an interactive CS training  workshop for medical faculty of Basra medical college including how to teach CS and  ideal  patients’ medical dialogue

Aim: Training of medical f actuality members ; how to teach communication skills and  medical dialogue discipline and medical ethics for  under graduate medical students.

Sponsors: TRUVIT company

2nd Basrah International Orthopedics & Trauma Conference

The Basra University College of Medicine, under the patronage of the governor of Basra, Dr. Majid Mahdi Al-Nasrawi, in collaboration with the Basra Health Department, the Iraqi Society for Orthopedic Surgery and fractures and the Iraqi Medical Syndicate, Basra Branch, organized the second international conference of orthopedic surgery and fractures in Basra. Bones and fractures from the province of Basra and the provinces of Iraq in addition to the participation of foreign countries. The following topics dealt with spinal injuries, tumors, spinal infections, fractures in children, arthroscopic surgery, joint replacement and the latest developments in fracture science. Participants recommended the exchange of expertise in orthopedic surgery and fractures.

The Basrah Pituitary Summit

Department of Medicine -Department of surgery

Al-Faiha Specialized Diabetes, Endocrine and Metabolism Center(FDEMC) and Department of Neurosurgery in Basrah

The Basrah Pituitary Summit


Basrah, Sunday, February 26th 2017

Chair:Ali Raheem Al-Jabery ;  Professor- Abdulameer Abdulbari Abdulhameed ; Assistant  Professor
Final program
Topics Time Speaker
Opining remarks 10:00-10:05 Khalil Ismail Al Hamdi;  Professor
Macroprolactinemia:A diagnostic challanges 10:05-10:20 Nazar Samir Abdalwahab Chemical pathologist;  Assistant  Professor
How we define proper pituitary directed MRI 10:20-10:35 Nabil Ablateaf  ;Radiologist
Otolaryngologist in transsphenoidal pituitary surgery 10:35-10:50 Ahmed  Al Abbasi ; Professor
Transsphenoidal pituitary surgery in Basrah 10:50-11:05 Hassan Hadei;

Consultant Neurosurgeon

Is there any role for surgery in  prolactinoma 11:05-11:20 Mazen Almusawy ;

Consultant Neurosurgeon

Toward establishing pituitary registry in Basrah.
Pituitary care: Multidisciplinary team
11:20-11:35 Abbas Ali Mansour;  Professor
Acromegaly in Basrah 11:35-11:50 Abbas Ali Mansour ; Professor
Prolactinoma in Basrah 11:50-12:05 Ali Hussain Ali ;

Adult Endocrinologist

Empty sella syndrome 12:05-12:20 Ammar Mohammed Saeed;

Adult Endocrinologist

Panel discussion and Closing remarks 12:20-12:40

Khalil Ismail Al Hamdi Professor Chair Department of Medicine

After this Summit and after extensive panel discussion there was a Launch of pituitary unit in Basrah. This unit is going to have at least monthly meeting to discuss difficult pituitary cases and to improve the registry. The unit is going to be consisting of neurosurgeon, otolaryngologists and endocrinologist from Basrah.

The next plan is the have national conference on pituitary in Basrah after Ramadan.

Asthma in Children



Department: Pediatric department

Sponsors: Astra Zeneca Company

Title:”Asthma in Children”

Aim: to discuss the classification of asthma, treatment of acute exacerbation , new advances in treatment of asthma in children.

Summary :

Pediatric department set up a symposium about asthma in children,its classification, management of acut exacerbation, and new advance in treatment of asthma.

Place: Mnawi Basha Hotel

Date: (2-3-2017)

Duration: one day


  1. Medical faculty of our department and other clinical branches.
  2. Pediatricians.
  3. Postgraduate doctors in pediatric department.


First Session:          Chairperson: Dr. Aida Abdulkareem
  9:10  – 9:30 AM Over View :Asthma Definition and Types Dr. Hussain Jassim
  9:30  –  9:50 AM Asthma Severity Classification Pulmonary Function Test Interpretation Dr. Abbas A. Khazaal
  9:50  – 10:10 AM Management of Acute Asthma Exacerbation Dr. Murtada Yassin
 10:10  – 10:30 AM The role if ICS in acute asthma therapy Dr. Mudther Zaki
10:30 – 10: 45 AM Discussion
10:45 – 11:10 AM Coffee Break


Second Session:       Chairperson: Dr.Bahaa Abdulhussein
11:10 – 11:30 AM New Advance in Treatment of Asthma Dr. Hanan Radi
11:30 – 11:50 AM Long Term Control  Medication Dr. Dhafir Tawfiq
11:50 – 12:10 PM Prognosis and Outcome Dr. Asaad Issa
12:10 – 12:30 PM Discussion
     1:00 PM Lunch



ندوة “الربو عند الاطفال”


الجلسة الأولى: رئيس الجلسة: د.عائدة عبدالكريم
د. حسين جاسم مقدمة: تعريف مرض الربو  وانواعه 9,10-9,30
د. عباس عبد  خزعل تصنيف مرض الربو حسب شدته

تفسير اختبار وظائف الرئة

د. مرتضى ياسين علاج نوبة الربو المتفاقم 9,50-10,10
د. مضر زكي علاج أزمة الربو بطرق الاستنشاق 10,10-10,30
مناقشة 10,30-10,45
استراحة 10,45-11,10
الجلسة الثانية: رئيس الجلسة: د.بهاء عبدالحسين
.حنان راضي التطورات الحديثة  في علاج  الربو 11,10-11,30
د.ظافر توفيق علاج الربو بعيد المدى 11,30-11,50
د.أسعد عيسى التنبؤ والنتائج المستقبلية لمرض الربو 11,50-12,10
مناقشة 12,10-12,30
وجبة الغداء 1,00


Basra advance course of colposcopy

Department: Obs & Gyne

Sponsors: Basra medical college, Basra health directorate ( Basra maternity hospital)

Title:  Basra advance course of colposcopy

Aim: Training gynecological specialist about the use of colposcopy and treating cervical lesions.

Summary (in 3 lines): Training on the colposcope, special anesthesia, diagnosing & treating cervical lesions.

Place:1- Basra medical college / Dept of Obstetrics & gynecology.

2- Basra maternity hospital ( Operating theater).

Date: 8- 9 / 3/ 2017.

Duration:      2 days

Meet the expert Lecture – Steroids is it a remedy for all diseases?

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As part of CME activity in Basrah College of Medicine, Professor Thamar Ahmed Hamdan Professor of Orthopedics, President of Basrah University had a lecture on Steroids is it a remedy for all diseases on January, the 17th 2017,12-2 PM in Basrah. The Audience were Master Degree Subspecialty in Clinical Diabetes, Endocrine and Metabolism student, Board student in Medicine and Board student in Orthopaedics.More than 100 doctors from Basrah attained the lecture.The lecture was most up to date, evidence base approach to steroid use in Medicine. Practice gaps that were addressed by the talk were on misuse and abuse of glucocorticosteroid in medical practice, especially in our area in Basrah, which is not different from other parts of Iraq. Professor Hamdan insisted on a plan to made restriction on the use of these dangerous drugs. They saved lives of peoples, but they are also a cause of long-term misery for a significant number of people.

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