Alexandria University, Egypt - The Egyptian Society of Child

11th Pan-Arab Child Neurology Conference (PACNA)
In-collaboration with
19th Egyptian Society of Child Neuropsychiatry (ESCNP)
3rd Pediatric Neurology Unit (PNU), Alexandria University
International Child Neurology Association (ICNA)
African Child Neurology Association (ACNA)
Saudi Pediatric Neurology Association (SPNS)
Saudi Epilepsy Society (SES)
“New Horizon in Pediatric Neuropsychiatry”
April 1st – 3rd, 2015
Helnan Palestine, Alexandria, Egypt
Prof. Ahmed Raouf (Egypt)
Vice President
Prof. Hussein Abdel Dayem (Egypt)
Prof. Raidah Al-Baradie (KSA)
Prof. Waleed Altwaijri (KSA)
Secretary General
Prof. Hanan Azoz
Prof. Ola Shahin
Prof. Tarek Omar
Prof. Emad H. Eldaly
Scientific Program:
Wednesday (April 1st, 2015):
10:00 – 10:30
10:30 – 11:00
Opening Ceremony
Session (I): Child Psychiatry
(11:00 am – 12:50 pm)
Chairpersons (Alphabetical):
Ahmed Younes
Bayoumy Gharib
Farouk Talaat
11:00 – 11:20
When to Refer to a Psychiatrist?
Ahmed Younes, Cairo, Egypt
11:20 – 11:40
Childhood Behavioral Emergencies
Samir M. Moner Al-Minshawy, Menia University, Egypt
11:40 – 12:00
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder in Children
Shaimaa Abdellattif, Alexandria University, Egypt
12:00 – 12:20
Grief in Children
Soha Alghobashi, Alexandria University, Egypt
Alexandria Neuroscience Committee Presentation
12:20 – 12:30
The Effect of Modern Day Technological Exposure on Children's Cognitive
and Analytical Skills
Sarah Fekry Maklad, House Officer, Alexandria University
Hospital, Egypt
12:30 – 12:40
The Effect of Marijuana Use on the Developing Brain
Mohamed Ibrahim Kandil, Sixth Year Student, Alexandria Faculty
of Medicine, Egypt
12:40 – 12:50
Case Presentation
Marwa Saeed, Assistant Lecturer of Ped Neurology, Alexandria
Scientific Session (II): Autistic Disorders
(01:00 – 03:00 pm)
Abdalla Al Shourman
Husein Abdel Dayem
Nagwa Abdel Meguid
01:00 – 01:20
Autism, ADHD - Early Diagnosis / Management Especially Home Based
Management in Resource Poor Settings
Pratibha Singhi, India
01:20 – 01:40
Autism Is a Preventable Treatable Disease, New Program with New Hope
Hussein Abdel Dayem, Alexandria University, Egypt
01:40 – 02:00
Role of Amino Acids in the Pathophysiology of Autism Spectrum Disorders
Nagwa Abdel Meguid, National Research Center, Egypt
02:00 – 02:20
Systemic Auto-Antibodies in Children with Autism
Gehan Ahmed Mostafa, Ain Shams University, Egypt
02:20 – 02:40
Autism and Epilepsy
Hanan G. Azoz, Alexandria University, Egypt
02:40 – 03:00
Nutrition of Autistic Children
03:00 – 03:30
Iman kamel, National Research Center, Egypt
Scientific Session (III): Epilepsy (1)
(03:30 – 05:10 pm)
Chairpersons (Alphabetical):
Haydar Babikir
Pratibha Singhi
Raidah AlBaradie
03:30 – 03:50
Awareness and Attitudes towards Epilepsy in Saudi Arabia
Mohammed M. Jan, KSA
03:50 – 04:10
Challenges in Epilepsy Management of Underserved Populations:
Gezira Epilepsy Program Experience
Haydar Babikir, Gezira University, Sudan
04:10 – 04:30
Epilepsy and CNS Infections
Pratibha Singhi, India
04:30 – 04:50
Paroxysmal Non-epileptic Events
Raidah S. AlBaradie, King Fahd Specialist Hospital-Dammam,
President Saudi Epilepsy Society
04:50 – 05:10
Epilepsy in Handicapped Children in Hofuf
Amin Alagib Mohamed, University of Medical Sciences &
Technology (UMST)
Scientific Session (IV): Neuromuscular Disorders
(05:10 – 06:30 pm)
Chairpersons (Alphabetical):
Amal Tawfik
Hisham Abdel Ghani
Naglaa Gadalla
05:10 – 05:30
Musculoskeletal Disorders among Secondary School Students
Naglaa A. Gadalla, Ain Shams University, Egypt
05:30 – 05:50
Myoclonus, Dystonia Syndrome
Nardo Nardocci, Milan, Italy
05:50 – 06:10
Spastic Diplegia
Hisham Abdel Ghani, Cairo University, Egypt
06:10 – 06:30
Stem Cell Therapy in Pediatric Neurologic Diseases
Wael Abou El Kheir, Military Medical Academy, Egypt
Thursday (April 2nd, 2015):
Session (V): Systemic Disorders in Pediatric Neurology
(09:00 – 11:00 am)
Chairpersons (Alphabetical):
Emad H. Eldaly
Hanan Azoz
Wael El Sebaie
09:00 – 09:20
Dizzy Child
Wael B ELsebaie, Cairo University, Egypt
09:20 – 09:40
Assessment of Health-Related Quality of Life (HRQOL) in Children with
Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
Elham El Saka, Alexandria University, Egypt
09:40 – 10:00
Study of Anxiety and Depression Disorders in Children with Chronic Renal
Failure Undergoing Renal Dialysis in Alexandria
Eman Fouad, Alexandria University, Egypt
10:00 – 10:20
Obesity and Down syndrome
Wafaa Mehelba, PhD Public Health "Clinical Nutrition" HIPH
President of the Medical Association for the Study &
Management of Obesity "MASMO", Alexandria University,
10:20 – 10:40
One Sign Different Etiology Part 2
Maher Khalifa, KSA
10:40 – 11:00
Migrating Focal Seizures of Infancy
Adel Mahmoud, King Fahd Medical City, KSA
Scientific Session (VI): Hot Topics in Pediatric Neuropsychiatry
(11:00 am – 12:40 pm)
Chairpersons (Alphabetical):
Ayman Ezz Eldin
Mona El Sheikh
Tarek Omar
11:00 – 11:20
The Burden of Child Mental Health
Ahmed Okasha & Mona El Sheikh, Ain Shams University, Egypt
11:20 – 11:40
Primary Headache in Children
Anwar Etribi, Ain Shams University, Egypt
11:40 – 12:00
Multiple Sclerosis (MS) in Children
Ayman Ezz Eldin, Alexandria University, Egypt
12:00 – 12:20
ADHD in Children and Update in Management
Ahmed Raouf, ARRC, Egypt
12:20 – 12:40
12:40 – 01:00
AEDs Effects on Behavioral, Psychiatric and Cognitive Functions in
Pediatrics – Novartis Symposium
Tarek Omar, Alexandria University & Omnia El Rashidy, Ain
Shams University
Scientific Session (VII): Encephalopathies and Heredofamilial
(01:00 – 03:00 pm)
Chairpersons (Alphabetical):
Gamal Askar
Ibrahim Shoukry
Shoura Yousef
01:00 – 01:20
Autoimmune Encephalopathies
Ismail S. Mohamed, FAAP, FRCPC, Prof. Pediatric Neurologist,
IWK Health Center, Canada
01:20 – 01:40
Acute Necrotizing Encephalitis (ANEC)
Ibrahim Shoukry, Cairo University, Egypt
01:40 – 02:00
Clinical Aspects of Mitochondrial Diseases in Lebanon
Hicham Mansour, MD Pediatric Neurology - Inborn Errors of
Metabolism Specialist, Saint George University Hospital - Beirut.
Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics - Faculty of Medicine,
University of Balamand, Lebanon
02:00 – 02:20
Pontine Tegmental Cap Dysplasia (PTCD) among Five Egyptian Patients
Suggests Dominant De Novo Mutation
Maha S. Zaki, National Research Center, Egypt
02:20 – 02:40
Acute Hemicerebellitis in Child: a Case Report of a Rare Neuropsychiatric
Riad M Elsayed, Mansoura University, Egypt
02:40 – 03:00
Neuronal Ceroid Lipofucinosis, Uncommon Metabolic Disorder, A Case
Report in Sohag University Hospital
Abdelrahim Abdrabou Sadek, Sohag University, Egypt
Scientific Session (VIII): Epilepsy (2)
(03:00 – 05:20 pm)
Chairpersons (Alphabetical):
Anwar Etribi
Hamdy El Tallawy
Fathy Afify
03:00 – 03:20
Epidemiological Study of Epilepsy in Childhood and Adolescents in the
Upper Egypt
Hamdy El Tallawy, Assiut University, Egypt
03:20 – 03:40
Autoimmune Epilepsy
Fathy Afify, Azhar University, Egypt
03:40 – 04:00
Epileptic Encephalopathy with Continuous Spike-and-Wave during Sleep
“The Penelope Syndrome”
Tarek Omar, Alexandria University, Egypt
04:00 – 04:20
Antiepileptic Drugs in Epileptic and Non Epileptic Patients
Emad H. Eldaly, Assiut University, Egypt
04:20 – 04:40
Status Epilepticus in Tuberous Sclerosis
Hatem Samir, Cairo University, Egypt
04:40 – 05:00
The Paroxysmal Non Epileptic Events Misdiagnosed as Epilepsy in Children
Attending Pediatric Neurology Clinic of Alexandria University Children's
Heba Gaber, Alexandria University, Egypt
05:00 – 05:20
Tiratam Ideal Choice for Epileptic Children – Al Andalous Symposium
Mohamed Saleh
Scientific Session (IX): Spotlights on Pediatric Cerebrovascular Disorders
(05:20 – 05:00 pm)
Chairpersons (Alphabetical):
Azza El Shahawy
Hoda Tamoum
Omnia El Rashidy
05:20 – 05:40
Pediatrics Cerebrovascular Disorders: Neurosurgical Aspect
Mohamed Alaa El-Din Habib, Neurosurgery, Ain Shams
University, Egypt
05:40 – 06:00
Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangectasia: What Lies Beneath!
Iman Ali Elagouza, Ain Shams University, Egypt
06:00 – 06:20
The Thrombophilic Pannel in Pediatric Ischemic Stroke
Rania H. Shatla, Ain Shams University, Egypt
06:20 – 06:40
Case Presentation
Shaimaa Anwar, Alexandria University, Egypt
Friday (April 3rd, 2015): Workshops
(09:00 am – 12:00 pm)
Workshop (1): Abnormal Movements in Children
Status Dystonicus
Omnia El Rasheidy, Ain Shams University, Egypt
Juvenile Segmental Dystonia, Diversity of Differential Diagnosis and Convergence of
Hatem Samir, Cairo University, Egypt
Diagnosis of Dystonia in Children
Nardo Nardocci, Milan Neurology Institute, Italy
Workshop (2 ): Cerebral Palsy
“Botulinum Toxin A in the Treatment of Children with Cerebral Palsy”
Prof. Tarek Omar, Alexandria University
Prof. Hisham Abdel Ghani, Cairo University
Dr. Hayam Moustafa