Sidra Medicine is hosting the second Pediatric Neurology Conference (PNC2022) from September 29 to October 1, 2022 in partnership with the Hydrocephalus and Spinal Cord Abnormalities Research Society (SRHSB).
The virtual conference brings together local and international neuroscience experts from Europe, North America, the Middle East and North Africa, to exchange ideas and trade the best therapeutic methodologies to understand the epidemiology and mechanisms of neurological diseases, with a focus on treatable neurological disorders and surgeries.
Dr. Ian Popple, Chair of Neurosurgery at Sidra Medicine and Co-Chair of the Pediatric Neurology Conference (PNC 2022) said: “Sidra Medicine is at the forefront of providing pioneering neurosurgery and neurosurgery treatments to children in Qatar and the MENA region. Organized annually by Sidra, Children are an opportunity to share life-saving ideas that help advance the care and treatment of children with neurological disorders. We look forward to sharing our best-of-breed approaches and research with our peers and gaining insight as well, as we anticipate a meaningful educational exchange of methodologies, knowledge and ideas.” .
The Hydrocephalus and Spinal Cord Abnormalities Research Society will lead the session on day one with groundbreaking research on relevant topics, while day two will introduce more new treatment options for this type of disorder. The third day will include sessions on the latest developments in epilepsy treatment, neurological disorders such as leukodystrophy, and neuromuscular disorders including new genetic therapies. The third day will also include a session on precision medicine and its role in treating neurological disorders.
“The Advanced Epilepsy Program at Sidra Medicine has helped hundreds of children, Dr. Especially those with intractable epilepsy, skeletal epilepsy disorders or metabolic epilepsy disorders.We are extremely proud of the pioneering treatment results we have achieved at Sidra in this field, comparable to those of the world’s leading pediatric epilepsy centres.This program has made “Sidra Medicine is one of the rare pediatric hospitals in the Middle East that offers a comprehensive approach to epilepsy care in one place. We are also proud of our neuromuscular program that has placed Sidra Medicine at the forefront of gene therapy for children with SMD.”
“Proud twitter enthusiast. Introvert. Hardcore alcohol junkie. Lifelong food specialist. Internet guru.”