SHA 27 at Glance

Mayo Clinic Cardiovascular Reviews in Bahrain


Course Description

Mayo Clinic Cardiovascular Reviews in Bahrain will provide an overview of many aspects of cardiovascular medicine. Mayo Clinic experts will give in-depth, engaging lectures on

state-of-the-art subjects in cardiovascular medicine. The program format will guide you and your colleagues through intense, interactive study covering: general cardiology, coronary artery disease (CAD), risk factors, arrhythmias, valvular heart disease, heart failure, congenital heart disease, vascular disease and rhythm disorders.


Optional focused sessions on echocardiography and knowledge assessment learning will be available in the evening.  This comprehensive program will be a valuable educational opportunity to review highlights for clinical evaluation and management of patients encountered in daily practice.


Course Learning Objectives

Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:

  • Interpret common ECG and EP
  • Describe how to assess and manage patients with valvular heart
  • Interpret echocardiographic images.
  • Summarize hemodynamic catheterization traces.
  • Express how to apply basic cardiovascular physiology to patient
  • Describe diagnosis and treatment of patients with acute coronary
  • Identify signs of heart failure and differentiate treatment for advanced heart

Attendance at this Mayo course does not indicate nor guarantee competence or proficiency in the performance of any procedures which may be discussed or taught in this course.


Intended Audience

This course is intended for cardiovascular specialists, physicians, and fellows-in-training. Cardiovascular care associates seeking an in-depth review of general cardiology will also find this course of value.



Mayo Clinic College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 30.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other Health Care Professionals – An electronic certificate of attendance will be provided to other health care professionals for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies, or other professional associations.

National Physician Payment Transparency Program – Mayo Clinic College of Medicine complies with the requirements of the National Physician Payment Transparency Program OPEN PAYMENTS (Physician Payments Sunshine Act).


Date and Location

Mayo Clinic Cardiovascular Reviews in Bahrain will be held January 27-30, 2016.  The program will be held at The Gulf Hotel Bahrain. The Gulf Hotel, a landmark in Manama, stands tall in the commercial district of Adliya. It is only 15 minutes away from any main attraction and the Bahrain International Airport.

Welcome Address | SHA 27


Dr. KHALID  ALHABIB    President of SHA

Dr. Khalid Al Habib
President of SHA

We have prepared for you an exciting event with rich scientific content that will keep all attendance with a remarkable experience.The scientific program of SHA27 has been thoroughly planned by the Sub-Committee Chairmen and member representatives of different working groups as directed and supervised by the Saudi Heart President, Dr. Khalid AlHabib.







Dr. Hani Najm  Vice President of SHA  Chairman for International Joint collaboration

Dr. Hani Najm
Vice President of SHA
Chairman for International Joint collaboration

The SHA27 program mainly begins on the first day with a series of workshops in 7 different tracks in addition to abstract presentations and nomination of Prof. Mohammed Al-Faqih Award winner

The second day of the program highlights sessions collaborated with International organizations such as ESC, EACTS, PACHDA, ASNC/EACVI, Egyptian Society of Cardiology and other sessions from the different specialty. The third day of the event continues the international joint sessions from American College of Cardiology, Gulf Heart Association, Canadian Cardiovascular Society & Turkish Society of Cardiology.

Fore/part on the third day is the Plenary Session in the morning with invited international guests.





Dr.Owayed Al Shammeri  Chairman  SHA27  Scientific Committee

Dr.Owayed AlShammeri
Chairman SHA27 Scientific Committee

SHA27 comes up with more than 60 sessions, 17 tracks including Cardiac Surgery, Cardiac Anesthesia & Critical Care, Cardiac Imaging, Echocardiography, Cardiac Nursing, Cardiac Technology, Electrophysiology, Preventive & Rehabilitation Cardiology, Heart Failure, Adult Congenital Heart Disease, Interventional Cardiology, Pediatric Cardiology, Fellows & Registrars Workshops, Research Workshops and CPR. We have also received more than 200 Abstracts in different specialties.

There are more than 200 consultants and speakers to participate in SHA27 from USA, Europe , Asia, Australia, Africa, Arab & Gulf countries and the Kingdom.

SHA27 provides a wide-ranging opportunity for all Cardiac Physicians, Cardiac Specialists, Nurses, and Cardiac Technologists with regards to new and advance cardiac practices simultaneously set in different specialties.





Engr. Ahmed Emam SHA Operation Manager  Head of SHA27  Organizing Committee

Engr. Ahmed Emam
SHA Operation Manager
Head of SHA27
Organizing Committee

On behalf of the SHA27 Scientific & Organizing Committees, we wish that everyone will enjoy this Symposium conducted for the Second time in the fascinating venue “The Ritz-Carlton Riyadh”

All of SHA Achievements would not have been accomplished without the hard work of the SHA Board, Members, Societies and Working groups and the robust organizational infrastructure and a very dedicated Operational Team.





SLIDER2Welcome to the 6th Annual American College of Cardiology & Saudi Heart Association Joint meeting in Jeddah. We are pleased to host this two days live educational event to bring you the highest quality and latest educational session from the American College of Cardiology and the Saudi Heart Association and across the Middle East.

This year the scientific committee constructed the program to encompass general and common cardiology session as well as parallel tracks for Adult and Pediatric Congenital Heart Disease and Cardiothoracic Surgery.

We are very excited with new format this year and continue to build on the success of previous meetings, recognizing the important and successful partnership of our two strong academic Organizations. The conference will be enriched with reputable and distinguished speakers from the region and from the American College of Cardiology who will address hot topics and issues on Coronary Heart Disease, Adult Congenital Heart Disease, Heart failure, Arrhythmia, Valvular Heart Disease and Cardiac Imaging. The final session will also present highlights from the American College of Cardiology Scientific session 2015.

So welcome to Jeddah, on the Red Sea as we are very delighted to have you again in this lovely city, and we hope you will enjoy the 6th Annual ACC – SHA Joint meeting.



Col./Dr.Khalid Al Faraidy MD,FRCPC Conference Chairman Director of Cardiac Center KFMMC

 Welcome Address

King Fahd Military Medical Complex (KFMMC) would like to welcome you to The  Cardiac International Conference in Collaboration with the Third ESC-SHA Joint Meeting; this will be the largest annual Cardiac gathering in the Eastern Province, which will be held at Sheraton Hotel, Dammam, from 13-15 November 2015. 

We are honored to have our Conference under the patronage of Major General Doctor Sulaiman Bin Mohammed Al Malik, Medical Services Department (MSD) Director. The organizing Committee designed the meeting to focus on clinical updates with clinically oriented topics and interactive case based discussions.

The meeting will be preceded by three Clinical Workshops (transesophageal echocardiography, electrocardiography and cardiac imaging from computed tomography to optical coherence tomography). 

Our philosophy is to produce a state of the art assembly of Cardiologists and other practitioners interested in cardiology with world experts from European Society of Cardiology and Saudi Heart Association. I trust that this meeting will be fruitful with your participation and interaction. Wish you all to have a pleasant stay in the Eastern Province.





4th Heart Failure Conference

Welcome Message

The Saudi Heart Failure Group under the auspices of the Saudi Heart Association is holding its 4th Conference on 4 – 5th December, 2015 at the Intercontinental Hotel, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

The purpose of this 2 day conference is to provide a forum to update information on a board range of topics covering Heart Failure syndrome, its therapies, current guidelines and clinical research, as well as fundamental background studies.

This exceptional conference will be supported and presented by a number of distinguished national and international speakers including sessions combined with the Houston Methodist Hospital.





Dr. Waleed Al Habeeb  President of Saudi Heart Failure Group

Dr. Waleed Al Habeeb
President of Saudi Heart Failure Group

The conference is attended by Physicians, Pharmacists, Nurses and other healthcare professionals from all over Saudi Arabia and other countries On this great occasion it’s my privilege to welcome you, as only with your participation and input would the conference succeed.