Scientific Programme

FRIDAY, 3 June 2016

Time Programme Speaker
0830-0900 PLENARY 1
Pregnancy: A Window for Future Health
Prof Philip Steer (UK)
0900-0930 PLENARY 2
Protein(s) & Obesity
Prof Peter SW Davies (Australia)
0930-1000 PRESIDENT'S LECTURE
Male Infertility
Prof Dato' Zainul Rashid (Malaysia)
1000-1030 I.S. PUVAN MEMORIAL LECTURE
Editing Humanity
Prof Maude Phipps (Malaysia)
1030-1100
COFFEE
1100-1230 SYMPOSIUM 1: MATERNAL FETAL MEDICINE  
  1.1 NIPT - Possibilities, Limits & Pitfalls Prof Imelda Balchin (Malaysia)
  1.2 X-rays in Pregnancy - Balancing the Pros & Cons Dr Joanna Girling (UK)
  1.3 Expanding the Horizon - First Trimester Screening for Fetal Anomalies Prof Tak Yeung Leung (Hong Kong)
     
  SYMPOSIUM 2: UROGYNAECOLOGY  
  2.1 Prevention of Vault Prolapse during Hysterectomy Dr Aruku Naidu (Malaysia)
  2.2 Female Sexual Dysfunction & Pelvic Floor Disorders Dr Arthur Tseng (Singapore)
  2.3 Vaginal Rejuvenation: Fact or Myth? Assoc Prof Suvit Bunyavejchevin (Thailand)
     
  SYMPOSIUM 3: GENERAL GYNAECOLOGY  
  3.1 Dealing with Adnexal Masses in Pregnancy Dr Timothy Lim Yong Kuei (Singapore)
  3.2 Medical Management of Adnexal Masses Dr S. Raman (Malaysia)
  3.3 Anti-Adhesives in Gynaecology Dr S. Sevellaraja (Malaysia)
1230-1400
LUNCH SYMPOSIUM 1 & 2
1400-1600 ORAL PRESENTATIONS - OBSTETRICS  
  ORAL PRESENTATIONS - GYNAECOLOGY  
  VIDEO PRESENTATIONS  
  POSTER PRESENTATIONS  
1600-1630
TEA
1630-1715 INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY IN O&G: BLESSING OR CURSE?
  Use of IT applications in O&G Dr A. Baskaran (Malaysia)
  Use and Misuse of Social Media Dr J. Ravichandran (Malaysia)
  Defamation in Social Media - Legal Rights Mr Dhinesh Bhaskaran (Malaysia)
1715-1815 DEBATE  
  Medical Litigation is Heading in the Right Path  
  Proposer: Dato' Dr Ravindran Jegasothy (Malaysia) / Mr Manmohan Singh (Malaysia)
Opposer: Dr Tang Boon Nee (Malaysia) / Mr Dhinesh Bhaskaran (Malaysia)
1815 OPENING CEREMONY
WELCOME RECEPTION
 

SATURDAY, 4 JUNE 2016

Time Programme Speaker
0900-0930 SINGAPORE LECTURE  
  Obstetric Cholestasis - An Evidence Based Approach Dr Tan Lay Kok (Singapore)
0930-1000 PLENARY 3: Fetal Medicine  
  Still Births - Beyond Statistics in Avoiding Perinatal Deaths Prof Sir S. Arulkumaran (UK)
1000-1005 SPONSORED VIDEO  
1005-1035 PLENARY 4: Urogynaecology  
  Immediate Postpartum Problems in Urogynaecology Dr Ian Currie (UK)
1035-1040 SPONSORED VIDEO  
1040-1100
COFFEE
1100-1230 SYMPOSIUM 4: MATERNAL MEDICINE  
  4.1 Prevention of Thromboembolism: Are we on the Right Path? Dr Joanna Girling (UK)
  4.2 Universal Screening for Thyroid Diseases Prof PC Tan (Malaysia)
  4.3 New Clinical Trials in Obstetrics: What Might Shape the Future Dr Joanna Girling (UK)
     
  SYMPOSIUM 5: ALTERNATIVE BIRTH PRACTICES  
  5.1 Alternative Birth Practices and Pain Relief Methods Dr Tan Ee Ping (Malaysia)
  5.2 Is Malaysia Ready for Home Birth? Dr J. Ravichandran (Malaysia)
  5.3 Legal Issues with Home Birth Mr Dhinesh Bhaskaran (Malaysia)
     
  SYPMPOSIUM 6: MINIMALLY INVASIVE  
  6.1 Laparoscopic Hysterectomy in the Low Resource Setting Dr K. Kunasegaran (Malaysia)
  6.2 Robotics: The Malaysian Experience Datuk Dr Abdul Aziz Yahya (Malaysia)
  6.3 Morcellation: The Truth! Dr S. Sevellaraja (Malaysia)
1230-1400
LUNCH SYMPOSIUM 3 & 4
1400-1530 SYMPOSIUM 7: REPRODUCTIVE MEDICINE  
  7.1 Fertility Sparing Surgery for Severe Endometriosis Dr P. Kannappan (Malaysia)
  7.2 Preserving Female Fertility Dr Surinder Singh (Malaysia)
  7.3 Removing Fibroids before Fertility Treatment: Fact or Myth? Dr Wong Pak Seng (Malaysia)
     
  SYMPOSIUM 8: ADOLESCENT GYNAECOLOGY  
  8.1 Bleeding Disorders in Women Dr Jameela Sathar (Malaysia)
  8.2 Disorders of Sex Development Assoc Prof Ani Amelia Zainuddin (Malaysia)
  8.3 Intimate Partner Violence Assoc Prof Nazimah Idris (Malaysia)
     
  SYMPOSIUM 9: GENERAL OBSTETRICS  
  9.1 Stem Cells from Cord Blood & Other Sources - What Obstetricians should Know Prof Sir S. Arulkumaran (UK)
  9.2 Intraoperative Cell Salvage Dato' Dr. N. Thiru Kumar (Malaysia)
  9.3 Zika Virus - The Known Unknown Dr Muniswaran Ganeshan
1430-1530 COLLEGE OF O&G AGM  
1530-1730
OGSM AGM
1830 COCKTAIL RECEPTION  
1915 BOOK LAUNCH & GALA DINNER  

SUNDAY, 5 JUNE 2016

Time Programme Speaker
0900-0930 PLENARY 5: GENERAL  
  The Google Doctorate - What do Women Want? Dr S. Raman (Malaysia)
0930-1000 COLLEGE of O&G LECTURE  
  Medical Disorders in Pregnancy and Reducing Indirect Maternal Deaths: From Pre-conception and Beyond Dr Joanna Girling (UK)
1000-1005 SPONSORED VIDEO  
1005-1035 PLENARY 6: Oncology  
  The Angelina Jolie Syndrome: BRCA Mutation Testing & Recent Advances in the Prevention & Treatment of Ovarian Cancer Dr Suresh Kumarasamy (Malaysia)
1035-1040 SPONSORED VIDEO  
1040-1100
COFFEE BREAK
1100-1230 SYMPOSIUM 10: ONCOLOGY (ASGO SYMPOSIUM)  
  10.1 Cervical cancer in Pregnancy Prof Hiroaki Kobayashi Japan)
  10.2 Radical Cytoreductive Surgical Procedures in Advanced Ovarian Cancer and Impact on Survival Prof Hee-Sug Ryu (Korea)
  10.3 Management of Borderline Tumours of the Ovary Prof Sarikapan Wilailak (Thailand)
     
  SYMPOSIUM 11: INTRAPARTUM CARE  
  11.1 Predicting Scar Ruptures in VBAC Dr Devendra Kanagalingam (Singapore)
  11.2 Revisiting Midcavity Rotational Deliveries Prof Philip Steer (UK)
  11.3 Updates in DIC Management Dr Jameela Sathar (Malaysia)
     
1100-1300 SYMPOSIUM 12: MENOPAUSE/CONTRACEPTION  
  12.1 Genitourinary Syndrome in Menopause Assoc Prof Khong Su Yen (Malaysia)
  12.2 What's New on Male & Female Contraception 2016 Dr John Teo (Malaysia)
  12.3 Bioidentical Hormonal Therapy is the Future for Menopause Treatment  
  Proposer: Datuk Dr Selvam Rengasamy (Malaysia)
Opposer: Dr Eeson Sinthamoney (Malaysia)
1300-1430
LUNCH SYMPOSIUM 5 & 6
1430-1500 HARD TALK: ENDING PREVENTABLE MATERNAL DEATHS Prof Sir S. Arulkumaran (UK) / Dr J. Ravichandran (Malaysia) / Dato' Dr Alex Mathews (Malaysia)
1500-1630 MASTERCLASS: ULTRASOUND TO SAVE LIVES  
  Use of Ultrasound in Obstetric Emergencies Dr Japaraj Robert Peter (Malaysia)
  Evidence Based use of Doppler Ultrasound to Save Babies Prof Tak Yeung Leung (Hong Kong)
  2nd/3rd Trimester Ultrasound in Maternal Acute Abdomen Prof Imelda Balchin (Malaysia)