Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging Conference: “New Era”


Marina Kuwait Hotel, Salwa Al Sabah Hall
29 Feb To 02 Mar 2024
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Welcome To New Era

Dear Colleagues,

On behalf of the conference committees, it is my great pleasure to warmly invite you to Kuwait Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging Conference hosted by Kuwait Nuclear Medicine Council – Ministry of Health. The conference “Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging: New Era” will be held from 29 February to 2 March 2024 at Salwa Hall, Marina Hotel Kuwait.

Nuclear Medicine has impacted greatly in the diagnosis and treatment of various disease conditions and has significantly contributed in improving the healthcare in the 21st century. This conference will bring together academics, researchers, clinicians, residents in the field of Nuclear Medicine from all over the world and will provide a platform to share experiences, exchange research ideas and build collaborations. Participation of industry leaders will allow us to discuss forthcoming newer technology and further scope of innovations in the field of nuclear medicine and molecular imaging with opportunity towards industrial research collaborations.

This conference will involve half a day workshop focused for technologist on CT essential and fundamentals of MRI, which is the corner stone of future trends in Nuclear Medicine. For the first time, residents in nuclear medicine around the world will have their insights about the training program.

We hope that you will find this activity informative, enjoyable and establishes future research collaboration. We look forward to welcoming you in this conference.

Best regards,

Dr. Abdulredha A. Esmail
Chairman of Nuclear Medicine Council, Ministry of health

Dr. Eiman Al-Awadi

Dr. Abdulredha Esmail
Chairman of Nuclear Medicine Council, Ministry of health

Dr. Eiman Al-Awadi

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Target Audience

  • Healthcare Providers (Governmental & Private Sector) in all nuclear medicine, Internal Medicine Specialists (oncology/ cardiology), Surgeons (oncology/ orthopedics), Radiology, Radiation oncology etc. 
  • Nuclear medicine technologists. 
  • Nuclear medicine Pharmacists.  
  • Nursing Staff & radiation officers. 
  • Board Residents including Nuclear Medicine, Radiology, Internal Medicine, General Surgery, orthopedics and others.
  • Fellow residents in cardiology and oncology.
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Duration Topic Speaker
Day One: Thursday 29 Feb 2024
Registration Opens at 07:30 AM
08:30 - 08:40 AM Opening Remarks Dr. Abdulredha Esmail
Theme: PET/MR
Moderators Dr. Mohammed Al Shaheen & Dr. Sanad Al Mohtab
08:40 - 09:05 AM PET-MR instrumentation & image acquisition protocols Mr. Mahdi Al.Ajmi
09:05 - 09:30 AM Role of PET/MR in oncology  Dr. Maria Picchio
09:30 - 09:55 AM PET/MR Imaging in Kuwait: Initial Experience  Dr. Muhammad Umar Khan
09:55 - 10:00 AM Panel discussion
10:00 -10:15 AM Coffee Break
Theme: Future Direction
Moderators Dr. Mohmoud AlFeeli & Dr. Farida Al Kandari
10:15 - 10:40 AM New Trends & future advances in NM & MI  Dr. Aisha Al.Enezi
10:40 - 11:00 AM The bright future of nuclear medicine & molecular imaging in Kuwait Dr. Fahad Marafi
11:30 - 01:30 PM Exhibition, Pray & Lunch Break
Theme: Oncology & Theranostics, 1.BREAST CA
Moderators Dr. Fahad Marafi & Dr. Munira Al Maraghi
01:30 - 01:55 PM Recent protocols in breast CA management  Dr. Anwar Al Nouri
01:55 - 2:40 PM Estrogen receptors targeted imaging Dr. Gary Ulaner
02:45 - 3:10 PM SLN Imaging in breast CA Dr. Rakesh Kumar
03:10 - 03:15 PM Panel discussion
3:15 - 3:30 PM Coffee Break
Theme: Oncology & Theranostics , 2.NEUROENDOCRINE TUMORS (NET) & LUNG CA
Moderators Dr. Nafisah Kazem & Dr. Sara Murad
03:30 - 03:55 PM Clinical approach in NET  Dr. Sandip Basu
03:55 - 04:20 PM The place & practice of Lu-177 DOTATATE PRRT in NET   Dr. Sandip Basu
04:20 - 04:45 PM  Ac-255 Dotatate Dr. Gary Ulaner
04:45 - 05:10 PM Opportunities and limitations of PET/MR Dr. Maria Picchio
05:10 - 05:20 PM Panel discussion
Duration Topic Speaker
Day Two : Friday 01 Mar 2024
Theme: Neuroimaging
Moderators Dr. Shaima AlFaresi & Dr. Bader Al Saleh
08:00 - 08:25 AM An overview of dementia Dr.Abdulradha AlQallaf
08:25 - 08:50 AM Nuclear imaging of dementia Dr.Maroun Karam
08:50 - 09:15 AM Neuronuclear assessment of patients with Epilepsy Dr.Abdulradha AlQallaf
09:15 - 09:40 AM The Role of Radionuclide Imaging in Epilepsy Dr.Rakesh Kumar
09:40 - 09:45 AM Panel discussion
09:45 - 10:00 AM Coffee Break
Theme: Neuroimaging
Moderators Dr. Masoud Al Garashi & Dr. Ragda Al Khaldi
10:00 - 10:25 AM An overview of movement disorders Dr.Abdulradha AlQallaf
10:25 - 10:50 AM Nuclear imaging of atypical parkinson and other brain disorders Dr.Maroun Karam
10:50 - 11:15 AM DAT scan application in movement disorder Dr.Norbert Czech
11:15 - 11:40 AM PET imaging in neuro-oncology: A comprehensive review Dr.Maimouna Siddiqe
11:40 - 11:45 AM - Panel discussion
11:45 - 01:15 PM - Friday Prayer & Lunch Break
Theme: Oncology & Theranostics 3. PROSTATE CA
Moderators Dr. Munira Al Maraghi & Dr. Sara Murad
01:15 - 1:30 PM Industrial Talk: Artificial Intelligence in MI Mrs.Jenan AlMabuk
01:30 - 01:55 PM New aspects of PSMA radioligand therapy in prostate CA Dr.Fadi Khreish
01:55 - 02:20 PM PSMA targeted PET: pearls & pitfalls Dr.Gary Ulaner
02:20 - 02:45 PM Alpha therapy in prostate CA Dr.Fadi Khreish
02:45 - 03:10 PM Factors predicting outcome after PSMA RLT in prostate CA Dr.Fadi Khreish
3:10 pm - 3:15 pm Panel discussion
3:15 pm - 3:30 pm Coffee Break
Theme: Read with Expert
Moderators Dr. Eman Al Enezi & Dr. Zainab Abdullah
03:30 - 03:55 PM Hepatobiliary Imaging  Dr.Nafisah Kazem
03:55 - 04:20 PM Oncology Nuclear Imaging Dr.Rakesh Kumar
04:20 - 04:45 PM Theranostic Nuclear Medicine Dr.Fadi Khreish
04:45 - 05:10 PM PET-CT Imaging Dr.Munira Al.Maraghy
Duration Topic Speaker
Day Three : Saturday 02 Mar 2024
Theme: Endocrine Tumors
Moderators Dr. Bader Al Saleh & Dr. Sanad Al Mohtab
08:00 - 08:25 AM Clinical Approach Thyroid CA Dr. Sandip Basu
08:25 - 08:50 AM Management of TENIS: defining a rationale step care algorithm Dr. Sandip Basu
08:50 - 09:15 AM Whole Body Iodine Scan: Pearls and Pitfalls Dr. Anwar Al.Banna
09:15 - 09:40 AM Parathyroid Imaging Interesting cases Dr. Rakesh Kumar
09:40 - 09:45 AM Panel discussion
09:45 - 10:00 AM Coffee Break
Theme: Radiosynovectomy
Moderators Dr. Farida AlKandari & Dr. Zaina Al Banna
10:00 - 10:25 AM Diagnosis & Treatment of Inflammatory Joint Disease Dr. Kholoud Saleh
10:25 - 10:50 AM Radionuclide Imaging of Knee Joint Disease Dr. Norbert Czech
10:50 - 11:15 AM Updates in RSO Dr. Norbert Czech
11:15 - 11:40 AM How Far we are Farwaniya experience Dr. Amer Javid
11:40 - 11:45 AM - Panel discussion
11:45 - 01:15 PM - Prayer & Lunch Break
Theme: Residents Session
Moderators Dr. Zainab Abdullah & Dr. Fouzia Al Kandari
01:15 - 01:30 PM Interesting case by Kuwait resident (KIMS) Dr. Sara Al Majid
01:30 - 01:45 PM Interesting case by external resident (India) Dr. Dikhra Khan
01:45 - 02:00 PM Interesting case by external resident (India) Dr. Sambit Sagar
02:00 - 02:15 PM Interesting case by Kuwait resident (KIMS) Dr. Mishari Al.Mehri
02:15 - 02:45 PM Interesting Case by external resident (USA) Dr. Muheon Shin
02:45 - 03:00 PM Post Residency Future Dr. David Brandon
03:00 - 03:15 PM Closing Remarks
Duration Topic Speaker
Day One : Thursday 29 Feb 2024
AlSultan United Medical Co.
Nuclear Medicine Workshop
01:30 - 03:15 PM Content: CT Essential - Acquisition Modes Dr. Mars Mokhtar
Acquisition and reconstruction parameters
CT dose reduction techniques
Images Fusion
03:15 - 03:30 PM - Coffee Break
03:30 - 05:15 PM Content: Fundamentals of MRI for technologists Mr. Jigimon Cherian
Basic of MRI
Image Contrast
Geometrical Fidelity
Image Artifacts
MRI Safety

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