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Program at a Glance

Scientific Program (as of October 2012)



Thursday, 29 November 2012

08.00 - 09.00

Registration

09.00 - 09.45

Plenary Session I
Prof Ahmed Okasha
Changes in Mental Health in the Arab World

09.45 - 10.45

Opening Ceremony

10.45 - 11.15

Coffee Break

11.15 - 12.45

KEYNOTE SESSION I
Violence and Mental Disorders
(endorsed by IDRAAC)

12.45 - 13.15

Symposium sponsored by AstraZeneca

13.15 - 14.15

Lunch

14.15 - 16.15

Abstract Session
Addiction in the Arab
World

Abstract Session
Emerging Psychiatric
Morbidity in Young people

Abstract Session
Psychiatric Practice

Workshop

16.15 - 16.45

Coffee Break

16.45 - 17.15

Symposium sponsored by Pfizer

17.15 - 18.30

KEY NOTE SESSION II
Woman Mental Health

Abstract Session
Self Harm Across the
Region

Abstract Session
Update in
Psychopharmacology: a
Cultural Prospective

 

18:30 - 20:00

Pan Arab Psychiatric Federation Session

 

Friday, 30 November 2012

09.00 - 10:45

Abstract Session
Spirituality & Mental
Health

Abstract Session
Women, Violence &
Mental Health

Abstract Session
The Rise of PTSD

Workshop
Saudi Trauma
Intervention Team: Local
Experience

10:45 - 11:15

Coffee Break

11:15 - 12:00

Plenary Session II
Prof Abdulla Abdul Rahman
Arab Federation of Psychiatrists: Vision, Pathway and Future Challenges

12:00 - 14:00

Friday Prayer & Lunch

14:00 - 14:30

Symposia Sponsored by GSK

Workshop
Post-traumatic Disorders
Psychiatric Care Part I

14:30 - 16:00

KEYNOTE SESSION III
Insights into the Egyptian Mental Health Law

Abstract Session
Substance Abuse and
Psychiatric Co-morbidity

Abstract Session
Role of Environment in
Psychological Disorders

16.00 - 16.30

Coffee Break

16.30 - 18.30

Abstract Session
Trauma

Abstract Session
Physical Illness Among
Arab Psychiatric
Population

Abstract Session
Psychiatric Morbidity in
Special Population

Workshop
Eating Disorders

 

Saturday,1 December 2012

09:00 - 10:30

KEYNOTE SESSION IV
Building Constituency and Capacity in the Eastern Mediterranean Region
Organised by The World Federation for Mental Health

Workshop
Post-traumatic Disorders
Psychiatric Care Part II
(08.00 - 10.00)

10.30 - 11.00

Coffee Break

Workshop
Communicating 'difficult'
issues

11.00 - 12.30

Abstact Session
Psychological Intervention

Abstract Session
Aggression Amongst
Mentally Ill Population

Asbtract Session
The Impact of War and
Continued Violence on
Mental Health: Lessons
from Iraq

12.30 - 14.15

Plenary Session III
Dr Adel Karrani
The Future of Arab Mental Health


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