5.0 CME Credits

4 February 2020
Bangkok Room, Za'abeel 3, Dubai World Trade Centre

Providing the participants with a comprehensive review of the latest histopathological, cytological and related technical advances, the Histopathology Conference features a discussion to exchange views regarding the latest research on cell biology using molecular tools and genomic data to aid in the accurate diagnosis of cancer and other diseases.

Key topics:

  • Breast radiology-pathology correlation
  • Updates in liver pathology
  • Updates in renal tumour pathology
  • Responsibilities beyond the microscope
  • Updates in fine needle aspiration cytology
  • Review of primary HPV testing

Benefits of attending:

  • Identify practical microscopic techniques to aid in accurate diagnosis
  • Interpret histopathological examination for liver and renal cancers
  • Reduce occurrence of common mistakes and pitfalls in the diagnosis of gastrointestinal diseases in everyday surgical pathology


Dr Mouza Al Sharhan, Head of Laboratory, Dubai Hospital, DHA, Dubai, UAE

Activity director:

Dr Fadi W. Abdul-Karim, Professor Emeritus, Cleveland Clinic Lerner School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA

Speaker faculty:

Dr Asif Abdul Malik Quadri, Consultant Physician, Anatomic Pathology & Cytopathology - Medical Affairs, Tawam
Hospital, Al Ain, UAE

Dr Basel Altrabulsi, Chief Medical Officer, National Reference Laboratory, Abu Dhabi, UAE

Prof Ismail Matalka, International Advisor for MENA Region, The Royal College of Pathologists, UK; Secretary, Arab Board of Pathology; Professor of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, School of Medicine & King Abdullah University Hospital, Jordan University of Science & Technology, Irbid, Jordan

Dr Julie McCarthy, Consultant Cytopathologist, Cork University Hospital, Cork, Ireland

Dr Manal Mohd Abdulrazzaq Abdulrahim, Consultant Histopathologist and Head of Cytology Unit, Pathology & Genetics Department, Dubai Hospital, Dubai Health Authority, Dubai, UAE

Dr Martine Claire McManus, Consultant, Anatomic Pathologist, Burjeel Hospital, Abu Dhabi, UAE

Dr Ondrej Hes, Professor of Pathology, Department of Pathology, Charles University Hospital, Plzen, Czech Republic

Dr Rafael E. Jimenez, Consultant, Division of Anatomic Pathology, Associate Professor Laboratory Medicine and
Pathology, College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic Hospital, Rochester, Minnesota, USA

Yeo Yen Ching, Head of Section, Senior Consultant, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital, Singapore