Primary Care Conference

27-28 January 2020 | Dubai World Trade Centre

"Mastering the art of general medical practice"

This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Primary Care Conference NEW

The brand-new CME-accredited Primary Care conference at Arab Health will deliver a comprehensive review of the latest information, insights and practices; addressing 14 of the most trending subjects in primary care under the theme of ‘Mastering the art of general medicine practice’.

The conference also provides a refresher on NICE guidelines to support primary care physicians with the new restrictions for lab tests and medical prescriptions in the UAE.

Benefits of attending:

  • Apply and integrate updated evidenced-based medical information and techniques in clinical practice
  • Identify diagnostic, prognostic and treatment needs for cardiovascular diseases cared for in primary care
  • Describe the presentations and workup for patients with various types of cancer
  • Improve the detection management of mental disorders and comorbid chronic diseases in primary care settings
  • Formulate differential diagnoses and diagnostic plans for patients presenting with various neurological disorders in primary care
  • Implement appropriate therapeutic plans for older patients with various presentations
  • Describe the findings, diagnoses and management of prevalent infectious diseases

Key topics:

  • Mental health in primary care
  • Geriatric Medicine in primary care
  • Skin disorders in primary care
  • Respiratory medicine in primary care
  • Cardiovascular diseases and hypertension in primary care
  • Cancer in primary care

Who should attend:

  • General Practitioners & Physicians
  • Primary Care Physicians
  • Family Practice
  • Family Medicine
  • General Internists
  • Internal Medicine
  • Nurses

Session topics:

  • Primary care in the UAE
  • Cardiovascular diseases and hypertension
  • Nutrition and obesity
  • Otolaryngology
  • Infectious diseases – the latest
  • Skin disorders
  • ObGyn
  • How to find cancer early?
  • Geriatric medicine
  • Gastroenterology
  • Mental health
  • Respiratory medicine
  • Ophthalmology – what should we know?
  • Neurology – when to refer to the specialists?
  • Musculoskeletal disorders