Audiology & Speech Pathology conference

26 April 2019


Conrad Dubai, UAE


Theme:

Engaging, collaborating and empowering SLP’s and audiologists for improved treatment of communication disorders

What’s new:
  • Inclusion of speech pathology sessions for enhanced discussion, encouraging multi-disciplinary interaction
  • The latest case-based education addressing key challenges concerning communication disorders
  • Even more expert speakers from the USA, Europe, Asia and the GCC region
Key topics:
  • Updates in the management of cochlear implants
  • Implantable hearing devices: challenges and best practice
  • Global practice: A review and new updates
  • Tele-practice and advanced technology for advanced treatment
  • Language disorders challenges: Infant, toddler, children, adolescent and adult considerations
Benefits of attending:
  • Interpret key technological breakthroughs enhancing the treatment of communication disorders
  • Describe international updates in the field of audiology and speech pathology
  • Discuss the special considerations when treating language disorders from infancy through to adulthood
  • Discover updated best practice when considering complex Craniofacial and Velopharyngeal disorders
AUDIOLOGY & SPEECH PATHOLOGY FACULTY

Co-Chairs:

Speakers:

  • Adamantia (Amanda) Prachali, Supervisor Speech Language Pathology, Inpatient Therapies & Rehabilitation, Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, UAE
  • Dr Baher Ashour, Assistant Professor, Cairo University Hospital, Consultant and Head of Otolaryngology Department, Zayed Military Hospital, Abu Dhabi, UAE 
  • Prof Fadi Najem, Certified Clinical Audiologist, Assistant Professor, Department of Hearing and Speech, Al-Ahliyya Amman University, Amman, Jordan      
  • Dr Hadi Seikaly, Professor Divisional Director, Division of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University of Alberta Hospital, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada  
  • Prof Mohamed Moustafa Abdel Tawwab, Professor of Audiology and Vestibular Disorders, Audio-vestibular Clinic, ORL Department, Faculty of Medicine, Mansoura University, Mansoura Egypt   
  • Prof Mohammed Elbadry, Professor, Audio-Vestibular Medicine, Minia University, Minya, Egypt
  • Rana Mirza, Teacher, Auditory Verbal Therapist, Founder, LLSC Listening and Language Stimulation Center, Jeddah, KSA 
  • Taaluf Albakree, Supervisor, Senior Speech Language Pathologist, LLSC Listening and Language Stimulation Center, Jeddah, KSA 
  • Mona Jawad Alameer, Audiologist (Specialist), Dr. Sulaiman Al Habib Hospital, Al Khobar, KSA 
  • Dr Sona Ayanikalath, Supervisor, Speech Language Pathology, Sheikh Khalifa Medical City, Abu Dhabi, UAE
  • Dr Vishal Pawar, Specialist Neurologist, Aster Speciality Clinic, Dubai, UAE