Scientific Program

 

8:00 – 9:00 Registration and coffee

Scientific Program Main Auditorium- Ground Floor

Session 1: Solving the Mystery of a Slide
09:00 – 09:20 Valued Clues for Histological Diagnosis Prof. Omar Sangueza
09:20 – 09:40 Tip of the Iceberg: What Lies Beneath? Dr. Tammie Ferringer
09:40 – 10:00 Lessons Learnt From Vascular Disorders Prof. Omar Sangueza
10:00 – 10:20 When Diseases Defy the Rules Prof. Lorenzo Cerroni
10:20 – 10:40 What's New in Skin Cancer Staging 2018? Dr. Tammie Ferringer
10:40 – 11:00 OPENING CEREMONY
11:00 – 11:30 Coffee Break  
Session 2: Precious Stones in Dermatopathology
11:30 – 11:50 Cutaneous Reactions to New Drugs Dr. Tammie Ferringer
11:50 – 12:10 Unheard of Clinicopathologic Gems Prof. Lorenzo Cerroni
12:10 – 12:30 Misconceptions in Dermatopathology Prof. Omar Sangueza
12:30 – 12:50 Surprises under the Microscope Prof. Eduardo Calonji
12:50 – 13:10 The Confusion about Psoriasis? Prof. AbdulAziz Al Ajlan
13:10 – 13:30 Scientific Symposium   
13:30 – 15:00 Lunch Break  

DIAD Workshops
(DIAD Workshop Room - First Floor)

Board Exam Simulation Session
15:00 - 15:20 Part-1 Exam- Pathology MCQ Dr. Reem El Bahtimi
Dr. Saleha Al Dawsari
15:20 - 15:40 Part-2 Exam- Dermatology MCQ
15:40 - 16:00 Part-3 Exam- Live slides
16:00 - 17:00 Discussion
All Day Open Microscope Library (First Floor) (Self-teaching slides with a reference note)

 

Scientific Program Main Auditorium- Ground Floor

Session 1: Stories to Learn From
09:00 – 09:20 Adnexial disorders- Challenging Cases Prof. Omar Sangueza
09:20 – 09:40 The many faces of MF- Challenging Cases Prof. Lorenzo Cerroni
09:40 – 10:00 Pigmented disorders- Challenging Cases Prof. Eduardo Calonji
10:00 – 10:20 "I don't know" and "I was wrong" about this slide Prof. Lorenzo Cerroni
10:20 – 10:40 What is Exciting in Psoriasiform Reactions? Prof. M. Ramam
10:40 – 11:00 IL-17A: A targeted approach in the management of moderate to severe plaque psoriasis Dr. Fatma Mostafa 
11:00 – 11:10 Coffee Break  
Session 2: Extraordinarily Challenging Cases – Microscope on Stage
11:10 – 11:30
FISHing for a Diagnosis
Dr. Tammie Ferringer
11:30 – 11:50 Debates in Diagnostic Criteria of Dermatopathology Prof. Eduardo Calonji
11:50 – 12:10 Scientific Symposium  
12:40 – 15:00 Friday Prayer + Lunch Break  

DIAD Workshops (DIAD Workshop Room - First Floor)

Dermoscopy Workshop
15:00-16:00 Dermoscopy Workshop - Part 1 Dr. Irena Ivanovska
16:00- 16:54 Dermoscopy Workshop - Part 2 Dr. Irena Ivanovska
16:54- 17:00 Trichoscopy for Everyday Practice  Dr. Bassant Ezzat 
All Day Open Microscope Library (First Floor)
(Self-teaching slides with a reference note)

 

Scientific Program Main Auditorium- Ground Floor
Session 1: Revolutions in Dermatopathology
09:00 – 09:20
Pigmented Lesions. Illusions vs.  Reality
Dr. Reem El Bahtimi
09:20 – 09:40 Wrong Impression May Be Your Best Clue Prof. AbdulAziz Al Ajlan
09:40 – 10:00 A Case That Taught Me a Lesson Dr. Reem El Bahtimi
10:00 – 10:20 Dare to Challenge Granulomas Prof. M. Ramam
10:20 - 10:40 Scientific Symposium  
DIAD-ICPC
10:40 – 11:30 DIAD -ICPC (International Case Presentation Competition) International participants
11:30 – 12:00 Coffee Break  
Session 2: Disputes Under the Microscope
12:00 – 12:20 Variable Expressions of a Single Process Dr. Reem El Bahtimi
12:20 – 12:50 Advances in Diagnosis-Morphology to Nanotechnology Prof. AbdulAziz Al Ajlan
12:50 – 13:10 Global Testing and Treatment of Allergy – Revolutional Discovery! Prof. Michael T. Parra
13:10 – 13:30 Scientific Symposium  
13:30– 13:40  Announcing The Winners of DIAD-ICPC and Closing Ceremony
13:40 – 14:30  Lunch Break  
DIAD Workshops (DIAD Workshop Room - First Floor)
Self-assessment virtual slides with voting system
14:30 – 15:00   Inflammatory Cases  Prof. M. Ramam
15:00 – 15:30 Cutaneous Neoplasms  Prof. M. Ramam
15:30 – 16:00 Miscellaneous Cases   Prof. M. Ramam
All Day Open Microscope Library (First Floor) (Self-teaching slides with a reference note)