Many keynote speeches by local and global experts will be hosted around the subject and we will be discussing the specific challenges and opportunities relevant to Palestine.

DAY-1 – Friday, February 12th 2021

Keynote Address:

“Management of PD in the Middle East, Challenges of the MDS in the Region + Indications of DBS in Neurological Patients”

Claudia Trenkwalder, M.D.
(President MDS / Paracelsus – Elena - Klinik – Germany) 
6:00-6:30pm Jerusalem Time


Elham Kateeb, D.D.S., Ph.D.
(Dean, Scientific Research, Al-Quds University, Jerusalem, Palestine)

“DBS in Parkinson’s Disease: A Neurosurgical Perspective”

Faisal Alotaibi, M.D. 
(King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre – Saudi Arabia) 
6:45-7:15pm Jerusalem Time

DBS in Parkinson’s Disease: A Neurological Perspective”

Muneer Abu Snineh, M.D.
(Palestinian Neuroscience Initiative, Al-Quds University, Jerusalem, Palestine)


DAY-2 – Saturday, February 13th 2021

“Management of Parkinson’s Disease in Palestine”

Adel Misk, M.D.
(Palestinian Neurological Society, Palestinian Medical Association, Ramallah, Palestine)
5:00-5:30pm Jerusalem Time

“DBS Systems”

Reem & Imad Younis 
(Alpha Omega, Nazareth)
5:45-6:15pm Jerusalem Time

“DBS Research: A Window into the Brain” Mohammad Herzallah. M.D., Ph.D.
(Palestinian Neuroscience Initiative, Al-Quds University, Jerusalem, Palestine)


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