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|
|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;
|Is there any role for surgery in prolactinoma||11:05-11:20||Mazen Almusawy ;
|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 ;
|Empty sella syndrome||12:05-12:20||Ammar Mohammed Saeed;
|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.