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● Science Day: Diabetes Research & Development – May 9, 2017

King Abdullah International Medical Research Center is pleased to invite you to attend the Science Day: Diabetes Research & Development on May 9th, 2017 at 8:30 am at KAIMRC Building Auditorium.

The science day is a research event dedicated to presenting and discussing the latest developments in one of KAIMRC R&D focus areas and come up with recommendations on how to strengthen research in this area and develop the selected R&D program further.

The Diabetes Science Day of KAIMRC aims to explore collaborative Research opportunities, contribute to the development of the diabetes research program and clinical trials.

Program Details
8:00 –9:00 Registration & refreshments
Opening Session
8:30 – 9:00 Welcoming Remarks By KAIMRC Executive Director Dr. Ahmed Alaskar
Introduction / message from the CEO
9:00 – 9:25
Session One : Non Pharmacologic intervention for type 2 DM Moderator Dr. Bouchama
9:25 – 9:45 Diabetes Burden “Review “ Dr. Ali AlQarni
9:45 – 10:05 Molecular and cellular mechanism underlying reversal of T2D following Bariatric surgery: study using proteomic and gene chip analysis Dr. Abderrezak Bouchama
10:05-10:25 RC12/150 A case-control study of the effect of lifestyle factors on the risk of type 2 diabetes in Saudi Arabia Dr. Mustafa Al Zoughool
10:25– 10:45
Panel Discussion
10:45 – 11:00
Coffee Break
Session Two: Strategy for glucose control Moderato: Dr. Al Qarni
11:00 – 11: 25 Measuring the difference effects of routine managed care versus continuous quality improvement for type 2 diabetic patients in primary health care in KSA Dr. Abdulaziz Othman Alg
11:25 – 11:45 The Effects of intensity dose-response of combined aerobic and resistance training on glycemic control for patients with history of type 2 diabetes. Prof. Saleh Falah Al-Oraibi
11:45 – 12:15 Verifying Insulin Strategy and Initial Health Outcome Analysis Dr. Reem Al Amoudi
12:15 – 12:35
Panel Discussion
12:35 -13:35
Prayer and Lunch Break
Session Three: Diabetes: from bench to clinical trial Moderato: Dr. Al-Amoudi
13:35 – 13:55 RC12/083/R Isolation, and Identification the Components of the B-Cell Lymphoma Protein Complex (BCL10 Complex), and its Role in Lymphoma, Obesity, Insulin Resistance and Type II Diabetes Dr. Ayman Saleh
13:55 – 14:15 RC16/201Genetic Architecture of Type 1 Diabetes (T1D) in Saudi Families with Multiple Affected Siblings Dr. Atia Sheereen
14:15-14:35 A Phase III, Multicenter, Double-Blind, Randomized, Placebo Controlled Clinical Trial to Evaluate the Safety and Efficacy of MK-0431A (A Fixed-Dose Combination Tablet of Sitagliptin and Metformin) in Pediatric Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus With Inadequate Glycemic Control on Metformin Therapy (Alone or in Combination with Insulin) Dr. Ibrahim Al Alwan
Panel Discussion
Closing Remarks

For more inquiry, please do not hesitate to contact our coordinator Ms. Lamia Mouyes at direct line +966-11-42-94369 or via email: KAIMRC-ScienceDay@NGHA.MED.SA

We look forward to welcoming you to the science day and to your active participation to ensure a successful event.

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