Telemedicine in Paediatric Diabetes during the COVID Era and Beyond

Date: August 21, 2020 @ 20.30 (Time Zone: GMT+4, Dubai Time)
Presented by: Dr. Hussain Alsaffar (Oman) & Dr. Sorin Ioacara (Romania)
Moderated by: Dr. Sarah Ehtisham (UAE)


2020/08/21 20:00:00

Supported By

Dr. Hussain Alsaffar
Consultant Paediatric Endocrinologist and Lecturer
Sultan Qaboos University
Muscat, Oman

Dr. Sorin Ioacara
Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy
Bucharest, Romania

Dr. Sarah Ehtisham
Specialist Paediatric Endocrinologist Mediclinic City Hospital
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

  • 20:30-20:35

    Welcome and Introduction
    Presented by Dr. Sarah Ehtisham

  • 20:35-21:00

    Impact of COVID-19 on Paediatric Diabetes Services with a Review of Virtual Clinics’ Effect from Patients and Parents’ Perspective              
    Presented by Dr. Hussain Alsaffar (Oman)

  • 21:00-21:40

    Telemedicine in Pediatric Type 1 Diabetes Patients on MDI and CGM
    Moderated by Dr. Sorin Ioacara (Romania)

  • 21:40-21:45

    Panel Discussion with Q & A
    Moderated by Dr. Sarah Ehtisham (UAE)

  • 21:45-22:00

    Launch of new program by Medtronic
    Moderated by Dr. Sarah Ehtisham (UAE)

  • Endocrinologists
  • Diabetologists
  • Pediatricians
  • Internists
  • Pediatric Residents
  • Clinical Pharmacists
  • Dietitians
  • Hospitalists
  • Nurses
  • Medical Students

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