Program

Regional Comprehensive Cleft Care Conference

Conference Preliminary Agenda

(subject to change)
Operation Smile Jordan
  • Regency Palace Hotel, Amman
  • Friday 29 - Saturday 30, March 2019

Registration

(The Program is not final. Updates are posted regularly.)

Day 1

Friday 29, March 2019

Day 1 | Morning Session

09:00 - 10:15 Opening Ceremony
10:15 - 11:15 Coffee Break
Visit Exhibition
11.15-12.00 Innovations in Cleft Care
Dr. Brian Sommerlad
12.00-13.00 Multidisciplinary Team in Comprehensive Cleft Care Panel
Dr. Domenico Scopelliti
Professor Ahmed Shorrab
Dr. Nicole Shilkofski
Dr. Nour Bashiti
Dr. Corinne Poli
Dr. Iyad Al-Omari
Nurse and Child Life Specialist (TBD)

13:00 - 14:15 : Lunch (venue hotel)

Day 1 | Afternoon Session

14.15 - 15.00 Craniofacial Surgery
Dr. Kenneth E. Salyer
BREAKOUT TRACK I
DENTAL, SURGERY, SPEECH
BREAKOUT TRACK II
ANESTHESIA, PEDIATRICS, PEDIATRIC INTENSIVIST, NURSING
15.00 - 15.30 Cleft Lip Repair: Unilateral and Bilateral
Dr. David Chong
Preanesthetic Protocol for Cleft Lip & Palate
Dr. Isabelle Simoneau
15.30 - 16.00 Cleft Palate Repair
Professor Dr. Mohamed El-Shazly
Anesthesia for Orthognathic and Craniofacial Surgeries
Dr. Andrew Matisoff
Dr. Jerry Santos
16.00 - 16.30 Coffee Break
16.30 - 17.15 Orthodontics in Cleft Care
Dr. Teresita Pannaci
Managing Pediatric Emergencies and Anesthesia Complications in Recovery Room
Dr. Andrew Matisoff
Dr. Jerry Santos
Dr. Nicole Shilkofski
17.15 - 18.00 Assessment of Speech and Interventions and Strategies in Cleft Care (+ FEEDING)
Angela Rezzonico
18.00 - 18.30 Cleft Nose deformity and repair
Dr. Kenneth E. Salyer
Anesthetic Consideration in Pediatric Maxillofacial Surgery
Professor Ahmed Shorrab
18.30 - 19.00 Pharyngoplasty and Management of Velopharyngeal Insuficiency
Dr. Brian Sommerlad
Dr. Nour Bashiti

19:30 : Dinner (venue hotel)

Day 2

Saturday 30, March 2019

Day 2 | Morning Session

09:00 - 09:15 Operation Smile – Emotional Aspect
Rushdi Amr
09:15 - 09:45 Jordanian perspective on the value of International Collaboration in Management of Complex Congenital Craniofacial Anomalies
Khaldoun Haddadin
09:45 - 10:30 Cleft Palate Fistula and Complications (Revisions)
Dr. David Chong
Dr. Khaldoun Haddadin
10:30 - 11:00 Pain Management - Anesthetic Blocks in Head and Neck Surgery
Professor Patricia Yazbeck
11:00 - 11:30 Coffee Break
11:30 - 12:15 Secondary Cleft Lip and Nose treatment
Dr. Domenico Scopelliti
12:15 - 12:45 Orthognathic and Craniofacial Surgeries
Professor Dr. Zaid Baqain
12:45 - 13:05 Nasoalveolar Moulding Experience at Royal Medical Services
Dr. Raghda W. K. Al-Shamout
13:05 - 13:45 Burns Panel
Dr. Justin Gillenwater

13:45 - 15:00 : Lunch (venue hotel)

Day 2 | Afternoon Session

BREAKOUT TRACK I
ANESTHESIA, PEDIATRICS, PEDIATRIC INTENSIVIST, NURSING
BREAKOUT TRACK II
SURGERY
BREAKOUT TRACK III
SPEECH
BREAKOUT TRACK IV
DENTAL
15:00 - 16:00 Pediatric Assessment for Cleft Surgery
Dr. Nicole Shilkofski
Dr. Shadi Alsmadi
Cleft Simulation Workshop
Dr. Brian Sommerlad - Lead
Dr. Mohamed El-Shazly
Dr. Marzouq Amarin
Dr. Domeneco Scopelliti
Dr. David Chong
Dr. Khaldoun Haddadin
Perceptual Evaluation of Speech for velopharyngeal Dysfunction Following Palate Repair

Speech Therapy in Resource Limited Settings: Task Sharing in Speech Therapy

Measuring Speech Outcomes
Dr. Nour Bashiti
Angela Rezzonico
Aya Jazi

Pre and Post-op Prosthetics and Cleft Implants
Dr. Chiara Tortora
Dr. Amr Rushdi

Non-invasive Cleft Care: Role of orthodontics in reduction in surgical burden in Cleft lip and Palate Care
Dr. Corinne Poli

16:00 - 17:45 Difficult Airway Workshop
Dr. Andrew Matisoff
Dr. Jerry Santos
Dr. Nicole Shilkofski
Dr. Isabelle Simoneau
Dr. Shadi Smadi
Nasoendoscopy Workshop
Dr. Nour Bashiti
Angela Rezzonico
Aya Jazi
NAM/ Obturator Workshop
Dr. Teresita Pannaci
Dr. Rula Sabbagh
Dr. Iyad Al-Omari

18:00 - 18:45 : Closing Ceremony (venue hotel)