SAMA Renal Review & Update Course 2015

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SAMA Renal Review & Update Course (Part 1)

July 27th to 29th 2015
In collaboration with the Sudanese Nephrology Society
Endorsed by the International Society of Nephrology (ISN)

FACULTY

Hatim Hassan, MD, PhD.

Assistant Professor of Medicine.
Section of Nephrology.
University of Chicago,
Chicago, Illinois, USA.

The lectures presented by Dr. Hatim covered the following topics:
Acid-base Disorders
Disorders of Water Homeostasis
An Update on Nephrolithiasis
Disorders of Potassium Homeostasis
Disorders of Divalent Ion Metabolism


Ashraf Madany Mohammed, MD.

Chief Nephrology Fellow
St Louis University Hospital
St Louis, Missouri, USA.

The lectures presented by Dr. Ashraf covered the following topics:
Pregnancy and the Kidney
Overview on Onconephrology




SAMA Renal Review & Update Course (Part 2)

December 5th to 8th, 2015

Doctors’ Union Hall, Khartoum Sudan

Abubakr Imam, MD, FAAP

Senior Consultant
Section of Nephrology
Dept of Pediatrics
Hamad Medical Corporation
Doha, Qatar

The lectures presented by Dr. Abubakr covered the following topics:

  • Vesico-Ureteral Reflux in children
  • Update on the Management of Nephrotic Syndrome in Children
  • Acute Kidney Injury in children and neonates

Arif Mutwali MSc MPH FRCPI

Consultant Nephrologist
HSE North West
Letterkenny and Sligo Hospitals
Ireland

The lectures presented by Dr. Arif covered the following topics:

  • AKI in the ICU and Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy
  • Chronic Kidney Disease. Approach and Management
  • Clinical Nephrology Quiz

Elwaleed Elhassan, MBBS FACP FASN

Assistant Professor of Medicine & Nephrology
Wayne State University, School of Medicine,
Detroit, MI
Secretary General
Sudanese American Medical Association

The lectures presented by Dr. Elwaleed covered the following topics:

  • Resistant Hypertension
  • Approach to Albuminuria and hematuria
  • Acute Kidney Injury Overview
  • Mechanisms of Injury in Nephritic Syndrome
  • Evidence-based nephrology and How to Present an Effective Journal Club
  • Podocytopathies
  • Membranous GN
  • Membrano-proliferative GN
  • Rapidly Progressive Glomerulonephritis

Arif Mutwali MD lecturing. Abdulrahman Ali MD, Past President of Sudanese Nephrology Society Seen Sitting on the First Row

Mr Abdel Basit Elsayyid (pediatric surgeon), Dr Awadalla Hassan and Safaa Medani (pediatric nephrologists) on the first row

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Elwaleed Elhassan, MD standing with some attendees. Dr Abu Bakr Abdelwahab, local course coordinator is seen second from the left

Rashid Ellider MD introducing Abubakr Imam MD

 

 

 

 

 

 

Course Attendance Certificates

Figure Legends, with order from left to right:

    • Arif Mutwali MD lecturing. Abdulrahman Ali MD, Past President of Sudanese Nephrology Society Seen Sitting on the First Row
    • Mr Abdel Basit Elsayyid (pediatric surgeon), Dr Awadalla Hassan and Safaa Medani (pediatric nephrologists) on the first row
    • Elwaleed Elhassan, MD standing with some attendees. Dr Abu Bakr Abdelwahab, local course coordinator is seen second from the left
    • Rashid Ellider MD introducing Abubakr Imam MD
    • Course Attendance Certificates

Registered Audience:

Total 157 attendees including:

      • Medical officers 82
      • Medical registrars 39
      • Adult renal fellows 14
      • Pediatric renal fellows 4
      • Internists 11
      • Consultants nephrologists 7

A written Post-test was taken by 73 participants; the pass rate was 92%.

Some Comments:

    • Well organized, touching all needed areas
    • All the material covered in the workshop was excellent, all material is up-to-date, introduced in an easy and a beautiful way
    • I liked to know how developed countries encourage the research and researchers to work, and to see and deal with greats bosses from different areas
    • Comprehensive, updated. The presenting doctors emphasized it simply and they were ready to help. The hall is excellent; it is in the center of Khartoum.
    • It covered most important topics in very updated manner
    • Everything was good, and really updated. It covered the basic topics and the cases that every doctor in nephrology department meet everyday