14th Neurology Certificate Course

January 4-March 8, 2018
Karachi

Medical College

Who should attend
Family physicians, trainees, nurses and medical students

Duration

The course will be offered from January 4 – March 8, 2018 (every Thursday), from 2:00 - 5:00 pm.

Programme Schedule
  • January 4
    Welcome and Introduction to the Course - Dr Mohammad Wasay  
    The Neuro exam - Dr Sarwar Siddiqui (2 Hours)
    Neuro-diagnostics - Dr Bhojo Khealani (1 Hour)
  • January 11
    Headache/ migraine - Dr Aziz Sonawalla     (1.5 Hours)
    Epilepsy - Dr Fowzia Siddiqui (1.5 Hours)
  • January 18
    Interventional Neurology - Dr Tanveer Haq (1 Hour)
    How to read CT and MRI? - Dr Mohammad Wasay (2 Hours)
  • January 25
    Neck and Back Pain - Dr Ehsan Bari (1 Hour)
    Movement disorders - Dr Nadir Syed (2 Hours)
  • February 1
    Diseases of the peripheral nerves and neurons - Dr Mughis Sheerani (1 Hour)
    Muscle and Neuromuscular disease - Dr Sara Khan (1 Hour)
    Neuro-rehabilitation - Dr Farooq Rathore (1 Hour)
  • February 8  
    Emergency and critical care issues - Dr Dureshahwar (1 Hour)
    Stroke - Dr Shahid Mustafa (2 Hours)
  • February 15
    Bells Palsy/ vitamin deficiency/ hypothyroid - Dr Sarwar Siddiqui (1 Hour)
    Memory loss/ Dementia- Alzheimer’s - Dr Saad Shafqat (1 Hour)
    Inflammatory demyelinating diseases and MS - Dr Nadeem Memon (1 Hour)
  • February 22
    Child Neurology; epilepsy - Dr Prem Chand (1 Hour)
    Dizziness and vertigo - Dr Fowzia Siddiqui (1 Hour)
    Confusion and altered mental status- evaluation - Dr Hazim Brohi (1 Hour)
  • March 1
    Brain tumors - Dr Shahzad Shamim (1 Hour)
    CNS infections - Dr Mohammad Wasay (1 Hour)
    Traumatic Brain injury - Dr Rashid Jooma (1 Hour)
  • March 8  
    Sleep disorders - Dr Bhojo Khealani (1 Hour)
    Interventional pain management - Dr Agha Sajjad (1 Hour)
    Depression - Dr Ayesha Mian (1 Hour)
  • Certificate Distribution and Closing   
Organisers
Section of  Neurology, Department of Medicine and Department of Continuing Professional Education, AKU

The Aga Khan University Department of Continuing Professional Education is accredited by the Pakistan Medical & Dental Council (PMDC) and the American Association of Continuing Medical Education (AACME) to provide continuing medical  education.
The Aga Khan University Department of Continuing Professional Education designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 27.0 AACME Category 1 Credit(s). Each participant should only claim those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.   

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AKU

V E N U E

AKU Auditorium

R E G I  S T R A T I O N

Download the application form

Fees: 
PKR 2500 for Family Physicians/General Practitioners
PKR 1000 for Residents/ Trainees / Physiotherapists
PKR 800 for Medical / Nursing students

C O N T A C T

For registration:
Conference Secretariat
021-34864578/4584
conf.sect@aku.edu

For further information:
Hina Virani
Department of Medicine
021-34864559
hina.virani@aku.edu