Cardiology Training in Sudan
March 2015: Cardiology Fellows Mini Board Review Course
Dr. Omer Elamin, MD, FACC; Interventional Cardiologist, King Faisal Hospital, Jeddah, KSA (previously in Yakima, WA); & Dr. Salah Abusin, MD, MRCP, FACP, FACC, Interventional Cardiologist, Dubuque, IA conducted a one day Cardiology Review Course for the Sudan Cardiology Fellows in Shaab Teaching Hospital. The course was organized by Dr. Salah Mohamed Ibrahim, Sudan Cardiology Fellowship Program Director, Chair of Cardiology, Shaab Hospital.Topics included:
- Acute Coronary Syndromes ( Antithrombotic & Reperfusion Therapy)
- Stable Coronary Artery Disease (including role of FFR)
- Management of Congestive Heart Failure (Medical and Device Therapy)
- Novel Anticoagulants for Atrial Fibrillation
- Imaging Cases
SAMA Cardiologists participate in SHS 2015
From right to left: Dr. Abdelazim Hashim, Interventional Cardiologist, Richland, WA; Dr. George Vetrovec, Interventional Cardiologist, and Past President of the Society of Coronary Angiography and Intervention, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA; Dr. Omer Elamin, Interventional Cardiologist, Jeddah,KSA, Previous SAMA President & Founding Member.
Dr. George Vetrovec’s visit to Sudan was made possible through the collaboration between C3 – Complex Cardiovascular Catheter Therapeutics & Sudan Heart Society. Special thanks to Dr. Farouk Belal, Interventional Cardiologist, Winterhaven, FL for making this possible.
Jan 2015: Sudan Heart Society 3rd Annual Meeting
Dr. Almois Ali, Interventional Cardiologist, Jackson, MS presenting in Sudan Heart Society 3rd Annual Meeting in January 2015.
August 2014: Soba Summer Symposia
Soba Summer Symposia
2 day courses for non specialists held in CPD – Near Hurria Bridge
Arrhythmias in Real Life Course
Coronary Artery Disease Symposium
First Row from left to right: Dr. Magdi Gameel, Interventional Cardiologist, Sudan Heart Center, Dr. Ahmed Ali Suliman,Interventional Cardiologist, Shaab Hospital, Dr. Yassin Abdulhai, Interventional Cardiologist, Ahmed Gasim Hospital.
Second Row from right to left: Dr. Ihab B. Abdalrahman, Deputy Director General, Soba University Hospital, Dr. Salaheldin Abusin, Interventional Cardiology Fellow, Lenox Hill Hospital (at the time).
Jan 2013: Sudan Heart Society 1st Annual Meeting
SAMA Cardiologists participate in SHS 2013
From left to right: Dr. Omar Alfatih Ali, Interventional Cardiologist, Detroit, MI; Senior Consultant Cardiologist; Dr. Abdelazim Hashim, Interventional Cardiologist, Minneapolis, MN; Dr. Ihab B. Abdalrahman, Consultant Physician, Soba University Hospital & SAMA Vice President- Sudan; Dr. Ahmed Suliman, Interventional Cardiologist, Shaab Hospital & Secretary-General Sudan Heart Society; Prof Mohammed Saeed Alkhalifa, Chairman of Sudan Cardiology Fellowship, Dr. Omer Elamin, Interventional Cardiologist, Jeddah,KSA, Previous SAMA President & Founding Member.
The meeting included Sudan first Electrophysiology Course organized by Dr. Ali Nasur, Electrophysiologist in ElPaso, TX, SAMA Founder and Member of Board of Trustees (not shown in picture).
DEC 2012: ECG COURSE
Arrhythmias in Real Life ECG Course for Non specialists
From left to right: Dr. Ahmed Ali Suliman, Interventional Cardiologist, Shaab Teaching Hospital, Khartoum, Sudan; Dr. Ihab B. Abdalrahman, Consultant Physician, Soba University Hospital & SAMA Vice President- Sudan (at the time); Dr. Anas Albadawi Babiker, Interventional Cardiologist, Alzaytouna Hospital (at the time), Dr. Salah Abusin, Cardiology Fellow, Cook County Hospital, Chicago, IL (at the time).
Jan 2012: ECG Lectures
ECG Lectures in Soba University Hospital
A series of 3 lectures on ECG interpretation
From Left to right, Dr. Omer Elamin, Interventional Cardiologist in Jeddah, KSA (formerly in Yakima, WA) and President of SAMA (at the time), Dr. Salah Abusin, Cardiology Fellow in Chicago, IL, and SAMA Administrator (at the time), Dr. Sulaf Abdelaziz, Head of Dept of Medicine, Soba University hospital, Dr. Ihab Abdalrahman, SAMA Vice President – Sudan (at the time).
Nov 2011: Cardiology Lecture
Atrial Fibrillation Lecture
From right to left Dr Khidir Osman, Interventional Cardiologist, Yuma, AZ, USA; Prof Mohd Alkhalifa, Chairman of SMSB Cardiology Fellowship, Vice Chancellor University of Alzaem Azhari, Dr Ihab Babiker Abdalrahman, Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Khartoum, Vice President of SAMA (at the time) — at Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum.