PROGRAM


THURSDAY, MARCH 28


2:00-4:00 PM
ACTION FOR GLOBAL HEARING HEALTH

IFOS GLOBAL MISSIONS: Bernard Fraysse, Milan Profant


  1. Global burden of hearing loss and WHO’s response: WHO representative: Hussain Abdul Rahman Al Rand
  2. Hearing loss: an issue for public health planning: Sue Archbold
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  4. Economic Impact of hearing loss: the different systems of hearing management: Mark Laureyns
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  6. Role of foundation in public policy advocacy: Julie Ligetti

  7. 4:30 - 6:30 ROUND TABLES

    Round Table 1 : Strategies to improve access of hearing health care and assistive technologies

    Moderator: Bernard Fraysse
    Panelists:
    Hussain Abdul Rahman Al Rand
    Firas Alzoubi
    Abdulmonem AlShaikh
    Mark Laureyns
    Mohan Kameswaran
    Sue Archbold


    • National and international examples of initiatives to facilitate use of hearing assistive devices.
    • OTC (Over-The Counter) hearing aids and amplification device
    • The help of telemedicine to hearing devices fitting
    • How to stablish a national training program in audiology
    • Strategies for auditory rehabilitation program.
    • Which is the space for middle ear implantable heating aids

    Round table 2 : Universal new born screening: the good model:


    Moderator: Hung Thai Van
    Introduction: "Early Detection of Deafness and Neonatal Hearing Screening", Abdulmonem H. Al Shaikh

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    Panelists:
    Mohamed Shabana
    Abdulrahman Hagr
    Reham Elrashidy
    Abdulmonem AlShaikh


    Round table 3 : How to build a global plan in humanitarian mission: Thierry Mom, Bertrand Gardini


    • Training model and infrastructure
    • Long-term sustainability
    • Measuring performance
    • Collaborative research

FRIDAY, MARCH 29


8:00-10:00 AM
AUDIOLOGY

Discussion Moderators: H. Thai Van & Hussain Al Rand

  1. Audiological diagnosis after newborn screening: Hung Thai Van
  2. Auditory neuropathy spectrum disorders:Malek Safieh
  3. Speech audiometry: from diagnosis to hearing aid:Christophe Vincent
  4. Hearing and Cognition: Hung Thai Van
  5. Clinical case discussions: Sarah Alshehri

10:30-12:00 PM
EQUILIBRIUM

Discussion Moderators: T. Mom & E. Eter

  1. Bedside neuro-otological examination and interpretation of commonly used tests: Pierre Bertholon
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  3. Vertigo in the emergency department: Pierre Bertholon
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  5. How to evaluate and treat Menière patient in 2018: Thierry Mom
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  7. BPPV advanced diagnosis and management: Ahmad Alamadi
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  9. Vestibular migraine: Mohamed Fawzy
  10. Clinical case discussions: Elie Eter

12:00-2:00 PM LUNCH AND PRAYER

2:00-4:00 PM
HEARING AID AND MIDDLE EAR IMPLANTS

Discussion Moderators: M. Laureyns & M. Profant

  1. Prescribing adjusting and evaluating hearing aid performance in children: H. Thai Van
  2. Binaural and bilateral consideration in hearing aid fitting: Mark Laureyns
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  4. Assessing outcomes of hearing aids in adults: Mark Laureyns
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  6. Middle ear implant: where are we now? Milan Profant
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  8. Rerouting signal in single side deafness: Christophe Vincent
  9. Clinical case discussions: Ahmad AlShamsi

4:30-7:00 PM
AUDITORY IMPLANTS

Lunch and Prayer

Discussion Moderators: A. Hagr & C. Vincent

  1. Cochlear Implant selection criteria and pre-operative assessment: Jamal Kassouma
  2. Bilateral CI in children: simultaneous or sequential? Abdulrahman Hagr
  3. Pediatric cochlear implant in children: surgical technique Mohammad AlShehabi
  4. Cochlear implant and hearing preservation: Mohan Kameswaran
  5. How to improve cochlear implant performance in adults. Bernard Fraysse
  6. Accessibility of cochlear implant around the world / companies point of view :
    Moderator: Christophe Vincent
    Presentations from MED-EL , COCHLEAR and ADVANCE BIONIC

SATURDAY MARCH 30


8:30-10:30 AM
MIDDLE EAR SURGERY

Discussion Moderators: B. Fraysse & V. Cousins

  1. Hearing aid or surgery in otosclerosis: Bernard Fraysse
  2. How to close a tympanic membrane perforation: Firas Alzoubi
  3. Classification of cholesteatoma and surgical strategies: M. Profant & B. Fraysse
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  5. Mastoïd obliteration: Thierry Mom
  6. Complications of otitis media: Vincent Cousins
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11:00-13:00 PM
VIDEO SESSION (8-10 minutes per video)

Moderator: A. Benghalem

  1. Stapes surgery
  2. Ossiculoplasty
  3. Obliteration technique
  4. Meatoplasty and open technique
  5. Close technique
  6. Translabyrinthine approach

2:30 4:30 pm

INNOVATION IN OTOLOGY

Discussion Moderators: B. Gardini & M. Kameswaran

  1. The future of inner ear drug delivery: C. Vincent
  2. Place of fluroscopy in cochlear implant: T. Mom
  3. How to finance / evaluate innovation in ENT: B. Fraysse

5:00 7:00 pm

RECOMMENDATIONS AND CLINICAL GUIDELINES

Discussion Moderators: A. AlShaikh

  1. Evolution and treatment of acoustic neuroma Milan Profant
  2. Sudden Hearing Loss IFOS guidelines Elias El Eter
  3. State of the art in the management of paragangliomas Vincent Cousins
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