Neonatal Lung Ultrasound, Dubai

(At the 13th International Arab Neonatal Care Conference, Dubai)

This workshop is brought to you by Arab Neonatal Care Group, Dubai with academic support from POCUSNEO and Neopeds Academy, Canada

The workshop includes training in neonatal lung ultrasound, ultrasound physics, knobology, hands-on training on acquisition techniques, interpretations and diagnosis in various neonatal lung conditions such as TTN, RDS, Consolidation, Atelectasis, BPD, pneumothorax, pleural effusion and Lung ultrasound severity score for clinical decision making.

The workshop includes optional prerequisite courses available online at Neopeds Academy, which are strongly recommended to be taken by everyone before the workshop for better understanding and to optimize your learning.

Please note: The registration for this workshop is managed by the Arab Neonatal Care Group, Dubai. The registration link would take you to their web portal. You are kindly requested to contact them for any technical support or general inquiries related to this workshop.

Contact Details of Arab Neonatal Care Group:

Cellular: +971503580900
Address: 25 b, SBC, 17th Floor Latifa Tower, Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai, U.A.E

Workshop Agenda

5:30 pmPre-workshop presentations
6:00 pmBeginning of Workshops
8:00 pmEnd of Workshops


  • Basic steps of Lung ultrasound
  • Lung ultrasound in common lung conditions
  • Lung ultrasound in complex lung conditions
  • Lung ultrasound case discussions

Recommended Prerequisite Courses

Workshop Instructors

Dr. Muzafar Gani Abdul Wahab

Associate Professor
Department of Pediatrics,
McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada

Dr. Abdul Wahab (a.k.a Dr.Gani) is an Associate Professor in the Department of Pediatrics at McMaster University. He pursued his medical training in India, completed his postgraduate training in Pediatrics and Neonatology at Manipal University India and Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Fellowship Program, and Masters in eHealth at McMaster University. He was the Program Director for Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Fellowship Program at McMaster University from 2013 to 2018. He was the first recipient of McMaster's prestigious DPLEIA Award for his educational innovation during his leadership. His passion is training and knowledge translation in TnEcho and Point of care ultrasound in Neonatology. He is now the Program Director for the TNE fellowship and chair of the TNE and POCUS committee at McMaster. He is the founding co-chair of the international POCUSNEO program in Canada. He conducted several local, international, and online conferences, courses, and workshops on TNE and POCUS

Dr. Yasser Elsayed

Associate Professor
Department of Pediatrics,
University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada

Yasser Elsayed is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Manitoba, Staff Neonatologist, and Researcher at the children's hospital research institute of Manitoba. He is the Founder and Director of the integrated hemodynamics program and point of care ultrasound in Winnipeg. The co-chair of the POCUNEO group. He conducted more than 50 workshops in the last 5 years locally, nationally, and internationally. His research interests are in the field of hemodynamics and physiology-oriented practice. He was the co-chair of the Canadian National Perinatal Research Meeting 2020.

Dr. Daniele De Luca

Professor of Pediatrics & Division Chief Neonatology
Transportation and Neonatal Critical Care
President, European Society for Pediatric and Neonatal Intensive Care (ESPNIC)
Paris, France

Dr. Moustafa Hassan

Specialist Neonatologist
Dubai Hospital
Dubai, UAE

Dr. Yaser Ali

Associate Professor of Pediatrics
RAK Medical and Health Sciences University
Consultant Neonatologist & Head of Department
Abdullah Bin Omran Hospital
Dubai, UAE

Dr. Talal Altamimi

Consultant Neonatologist
Imam Abdul rahman Bin Faisal University
Saudi Arabia

Workshop is scheduled on

September 23, 2022, 5:30 pm Dubai Time
Registration Fee: USD 30