Nervous System Targeted at 5th Bone and Joint Club Meeting The evening of February 26th highlighted some key updates to the neurological manifestations of Rheumatic disease; including Neuropathies, Arteritis and Cerebral Vasculitis. This was followed by a Q & A session and dinner. Dubai Health Authority offered 3.00 CPD credit points for attendance. On the […]
This February marked the 2nd Emirates Society for Rheumatology Imaging Summit, taking place at the Oberoi Hotel in Dubai and lasting two days. This groundbreaking summit covered a wealth of new information and procedures for imaging techniques for Rheumatic conditions.
Dr Ghita Harifi was Course Director for the Ultrasound-Guided Joint Procedures Course, which ran from 9 – 10th February. Aside from speaking about the role of US imaging in Rheumatology, the course introduced new ideas on important topics such as injection scope, needling techniques and machine parameters.
Dr Harifi and other tutors presented the Hands-on sessions for guided imaging injections to the hip, knee, ankle, shoulder, elbow and wrist, giving participants the chance to practice what they had learned over the duration of the course.
Dr. Humeira Badsha Medical Center hosted the 4th Bone and Joint Meeting and the theme was Lupus. We were very fortunate to have Professor Munther Khamashtha join Dr. Humeira Badsha and Dr. Ghita Harifi and lecture on various aspects of lupus
Dr. Ghita Harifi is leading and teaching at the ultrasound for musculoskeletal disease workshop during APLAR 2017 the biggest rheumatology conference in Asia.
Diet in rheumatoid arthritis, by Dr Humeira Badsha, a consultant rheumatologist and an American board certified. During APLAR 2017 the biggest rheumatology conference in the region
Early diagnosis and treatment of rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases (RMDs) is crucial to avoid progressive ill health.
A message coming loud and clear in the Middle East Arthritis Foundation’s new public awareness campaign ‘Don’t Delay, Connect Today’ – launched on World Arthritis Day, October 13 and hosted in Dubai.
The venue: The Shangri-La Hotel, Sheikh Zayed Road (from 9am).
Register for free!
on the website http://www.arthritis.ae/wad
or by calling +97156 364 3215