Digital Pathology New

4.75 CME Credits

6 February 2020
Dubai World Trade Centre

09:00

Opening remarks

Dr Aaron Han, Consultant Pathologist and Director of Haematology and Flow Cytometry, American Hospital Dubai, Vice President, Emirates Pathology Society, Dubai, UAE

Session 1

Moderator: Dr Aaron Han

09:10

Perils of adoption in digital imaging

Dr Eric Glassy, Board of Governor and Trustee, College of American Pathologists; Director of Pathology, Providence Little Company, Mary Medical Center; Past President, Digital Pathology Association, Los Angeles, California, USA

09:40

Digital pathology and augmented human intelligence; a transformation of haematopathology workflow

Dr Mohamed Salama, Medical Director, Mayo Laboratories, Professor, Mayo Clinic, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Division of Haematology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, USA  

10:10

Trends in pathology: automatisation and digitisation

Professor Dr. med. Hermann Herbst, Director, Vivantes Fachbereich Pathologie, Standort:
Klinikum Neukolln Berlin, Berlin, Germany

10:40

Coffee break

Session 2

Moderator: Dr Aaron Han

11:10

Digital pathology: empowering the academic space

Professor Ritu Lakhtakia, Professor – Pathology, College of Medicine, MBRU, Dubai, UAE

11:40

Why to consider digital pathology in your laboratory

Dr Ayoub Nahal, Consultant, Anatomic Pathologist & Cytopathologist, Medical Director, e-Pathology Program, Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, UAE

12:10

Lunch break and visit exhibition

Session 3

Moderator: Dr Aaron Han

13:40

Petascale computational pathology

Professor Nasir Rajpoot, Turing Fellow, Director, Tissue Image Analytic Lab, Department of Computer Science, University of Warwick, Coventry, UK

14:10

Applying automated image analysis for routine oncologic care

Dr Douglas Hartman, Associate Professor of Pathology, Associate Director, Pathology Informatics Division, Director, Image Analysis Laboratory, UPMC, Pittsburgh, USA

14:40

Operationalising telemedicine: legal and regulatory considerations for providers

James McMillan, Senior Associate, Healthcare Practice Group, Tamimi, Dubai, UAE

15:10

Coffee break

Session 4

Moderator: Dr Aaron Han

15:40

Introduction and evolution of AI

Dr Thomas Boillat, Assistant Professor – Healthcare Innovation and Technologies, College of Medicine, MBRU, Dubai, UAE

16:10

Building digital pathology for a reference laboratory

Gagan Goel, IT Director, National Reference Laboratory, Abu dhabi, UAE

16:45

End of conference