Sidra Pediatric Radiology Symposium - CME 15.5 Hours

Date: October 26, 2018


The first Sidra Pediatric Radiology Symposium will be held on Friday 26th and Saturday 27th October 2018 within the auditorium of the newly opened Sidra Medicine Hospital building. The symposium will provide an update across the spectrum of paediatric neuroradiology and body imaging.

The organising committee is jointly chaired by Dr. Abdusamea Shabani MD FRCR – Division Chief of Body Imaging at Sidra Medicine and Prof. Edward Y. Lee MD MPH – Division Chief of Thoracic imaging at Boston Children’s Hospital.

Who should attend?

Registration is open to all fully trained Radiologists, Radiologists in training, Paediatric Radiologists, Radiologists with an interest in paediatric imaging and clinicians including Pediatricians, Neonatologists and Pediatric Surgeons with an interest in paediatric neuro and body imaging. Radiographers and Technologists are also promoted to attend.

In order to help attendees target better their specific educational needs the first day (Friday 26thOctober) will focus on Pediatric Neuroimaging while the second day (Saturday 27thOctober) will focus on Paediatric Body imaging.


The full program can be downloaded here

For International Speaker information, click here.

Organising Committee

Local organizing Committee:

Dr. Abdusamea Shabani
Division Chief – Body Imaging – Sidra Medicine – Doha

Dr. Samuel Stafrace
Director of Education – Diagnostic Imaging – Sidra Medicine – Doha

Dr. Noor Al Khori
Attending Physician – Body Imaging – Sidra Medicine Doha

Ms Mooza Al Kuwari
Director – Diagnostic Imaging – Sidra Medicine – Doha

Ms. Tahra Al Suwaidi
Senior Administrative Assistance – Diagnostic Imaging – Sidra Medicine – Doha

International organizing Committee:

Prof. Edward Y Lee
Chief – Division of Body Imaging – Boston Children’s Hospital

Registration Costs

The symposium costs are purposely kept low to facilitate attendance. The spectrum of costs is shown in the table below:

  Regular Registration


Early Bird


Attending Physician/ Consultants



Fellows and Residents



Technologists, Radiographers, Nurses and other Allied Health Professionals



Medical and Radiographers in Training ( Must have their Student ID when at the event)



Accommodation and Travel

Doha offers a diverse spectrum of accommodation facilities. Doha international airport is reachable from across the globe with flights from hundreds of destinations daily.