Digital Pathology New

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

Petascale computational pathology

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

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

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

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

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