IRON ACADEMY, 2nd Middle Eastern Iron Academy, 11-12 April 2019

· Discuss unmet needs and the challenges of ID/IDA diagnosis · Discuss treatment options and experience of managing ID/IDA · Share latest clinical evidence and International Guidelines pertaining to the management of iron deficiency

IRON ACADEMY, 2nd Middle Eastern Iron Academy, 11-12 April 2019

2nd Middle Eastern Iron Academy

“Iron Deficiency/Iron Deficiency Anemia (ID/IDA) management “

Conrad Istanbul Bosphorus,  Istanbul, Turkey

11-12 April 2019

Scientific program

Objectives of the Meeting

 

 

  • Discuss unmet needs and the challenges of ID/IDA diagnosis
  • Discuss treatment options and experience of managing ID/IDA
  • Share latest clinical evidence and International Guidelines pertaining to the management of iron deficiency

Steering Committee

O. Api (Turkey) and M. Alhudhud (Saudi Arabia)

Attendees

This event will bring together ~130 - 160 medical specialists with a focus on Gynaecology, Obstetrics, Anaesthesiology and Haematology from across Middle East, South Africa and Russia who have an interest in in ID/IDA 

DAY 1

Time

Topic

Speaker

12:00 – 13:00

Registration and Lunch

 

13:00 – 13:15

Welcome

O. Api and M. Alhudhud

13:15 – 13:45

Iron Metabolism, Role of Iron, Diagnostics of Iron Deficiency/Anaemia  

A. Tombak (Turkey)

13:45 – 14:15

Burden of Iron Deficiency/Anaemia during the Lifespan of a Woman and Therapeutic Options

P. Cacoub (France)

 

14:15 – 14:45

Burden of Iron Deficiency/Anaemia in Pregnancy & Postpartum and Therapeutic Options

M. Alhudhud  (Saudi Arabia)

14:45 – 15:15

Break

 

15:15 – 15:45

Introduction to Patient Blood Management

D. Attalah (Lebanon)  

15:45 – 16:15

Why Consider Blood Transfusion in Iron Deficient/Anaemic Patients?

O. Api (Turkey)

16:15 – 16:45

How to Improve Patient Outcomes with Intravenous  Iron in Patient Blood Management?

B. Frössler  (Australia)

16:45 – 17:30

The Economic and Societal Benefit of Implementing Patient Blood Management – a Call for Action

 A. Nash (Switzerland)

17:30 –  18:00

Patient Blood Management in Obstetrics & Gynaecology - Panel Discussion

All speakers

18:00 - 18:10

Closing Remarks

O. Api and M. Alhudhud

18:20 

Akılcı ilaç kullanımı

O.Api

DAY 2

Time

Topic

Speaker

 

09:00 – 09:20

 

Welcome and recapitulation from Day 1

 

O. Api and M. Alhudhud

09:20 – 09:30

Introduction to Workshops

 

09:30 – 09:45

Break

 

Parallel Workshops

 

 

09:45 – 11:15

 

How to implement Patient Blood Management

B. Frössler and A. Chegini (Iran)

Patient Blood Management: Getting the Pilar One Right

M. Alhudhud and A. Beaton (South Africa)

Treatment guidelines in Iron Deficiency/Anaemia in Obstetrics & Gynecology

O. Api and P. Cacoub

11:15 – 11:30

Break

 

Parallel Workshops

 

 

11:30 – 13:00

 

How to implement Patient Blood Management

B. Frössler and A. Chegini

Patient Blood Management: Getting the Pilar One Right

M. Alhudhud and A. Beaton

Treatment guidelines in Iron Deficiency/Anaemia in Obstetrics & Gynecology

O. Api and P. Cacoub

13:00 – 14:00

Lunch

 

14:00 – 15:00

Main Learnings from Workshops

B. Frössler and A. Chegini

M. Alhudhud and A. Beaton

O. Api and P. Cacoub

15:00 – 15:30

Closing Remarks

O. Api and M. Alhudhud

15:30 – 17:00

Networking