Gastroenterology Study Day

Date: October 13, 2022


Join Sidra Medicine’s sixth iteration of Gastroenterology Study Day, where we discuss gastrointestinal problems that are commonly seen in primary care and secondary care facilities in Qatar.

The aim of the Study Day is to raise awareness and ensure better patient care and outcomes when it comes to the care and treatment of patients with gastroenterology issues. We will also discuss current evidence-based management steps and best practices methodologies related to commonly seen gastrointestinal challenges.

Target Audience

Doctors, Nurses, Pharmacists and Allied Health Practitioners

Brief points about some Topics 

The symposium will also highlight the referral process from the primary and secondary care sector to Sidra Medicine by giving guidance on the referral criteria



  • Dr. Khalid Al Ansari (Chair - Emergency Medicine)
  • Dr. Mohamed Hendaus Rahal (Senior Attending Physician)
  • Dr. Mamoun Elawad (Division Chief – Gastroenterology/Hepatology/Nutrition Division)
  • Prof. Anthony Akobeng (Gastroenterologist)
  • Dr. Fatma Al Mudahka(Gastroenterologist)
  • Dr. Khaled Abouhazima(Gastroenterologist)
  • Dr. Wesam Al Masri(Gastroenterologist)
  • Dr. Hatim Abdelrhaman(Gastroenterologist)
  • Dr. Zeyad Abdulkader (Gastroenterologist)
  • Dr. Rasha Abbas (Fellow, Gastroenterology)
  • Dr.  Christin Helen Vlahos (Psychologist, PhD.)