About Dr Hisham Abdel Ghani

 Dr. Hisham Abdel Ghani  Professor of pediatric orthopaedics, Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University.

He is interested in all fields of pediatric orthopaedics with special interest in upper limb surgery, limb reconstruction and lengthening

Fellowships and Memberships

  • Fellowship of AO International in Center Of Ambulatory Surgery, Freiburg, Germany, Jan. 10 to Mar. 03, 2000. 
  • Member of the European Pediatric Orthopedic Society (EPOS) 
  • Member of the Societe Internationale de Chirurgie Orthopedique et de Traumatologie (SICOT) 
  • Member of ASMI & EF Egypt 
  • Member of Egyptian Group of Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeons (EGPOS)1998 – 2010
  • Member of Egyptian Society for Surgery of the Hand and Microsurgery 
  • Member of Egyptian Orthopedic Association (EOA)
  • Member and founding member of the Egyptian Paediatric Orthopaedic Society (EGPOS)
  • Board member of EGPOS from 2012 - 2014
  • Board member of the International Journal of Orthopaedics (ISSN 2311-5106), from April, 2014
  • Reviewer in the SICOT journal from 2014 till now
 

Clinical experience

  • Pediatric hip, knee and foot surgery
  • Pediatric upper limb surgery
  • cerebral palsy
  • Limb lengthening and reconstruction
  • Microsurgery, pediatric hand problems and brachial plexus palsy
 

Teaching experience

  • Post graduate teaching in Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University
  • Organization of the regular scientific meeting of department of orthopaedics, Cairo University, from 2004 till present (3 meetings per year)
  • Invited speaker &/or course instructor in:
    • Meetings of Egyptian Group of  Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeons
      (EGPOS)
    • Egyptian orthopaedics’ fellowship teaching program
    • Meetings of ASAMI / EF Egypt.
  • Invited speaker in the XX intensive course shoulder surgery. March 22 – 23, 2007, Cairo, Egypt. (Shoulder problems in brachial plexus palsy)
  • Organization of Kasr El Ainy International clubfoot course and workshop on Ponseti Method, 20, 21 Feb. 2008 in Learning and resource centre (LRC), Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University. Guest speakers, Henri Bensahel (France), Shafique Pirani (Canada) and Jennifer McCahill (UK).
  • Faculty member in the AO trauma course, principles in operative fracture management. June 26 – 30, 2009. Cairo, Egypt. (what is different in paediatric trauma).
  • Invited speaker in the orthopedic review course organized by the October 6th University and Arab Medical Union, 3 – 5 May, 2009. October 6th University, Egypt. (congenital malformation of the hand, biomechanics of the foot, spotlights on cerebral palsy)
  • Organization and faculty member of Kasr El Ainy orthopaedic trauma course, 4 - 6 Jan, 2010, Conducted at the LRC (learning and resource center), faculty of medicine, Cairo University. (paediatric trauma, gunshot and shotgun injuries)
  • Organization and faculty member of Kasr El Ainy orthopaedic review course, 10 -13 Jan, 2010. Conducted at the LRC (learning and resource center), faculty of medicine, Cairo University. (Basic terminology in biomechanics and biomaterials, neurofibromatosis, osteotomy rules to correct mal alignment and mal orientation of the lower limb, determinants of normal gait, management of hip problems in cerebral palsy, pathogenesis of Perthes’ disease).
  • Moderator of the meetings of the Egyptian Group of Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgeons held in the paediatric hospital, Factulty of Medicine, Cairo University, 2006, 2008, 2009.
  • General Secretary of the Cairo International Symposium on Cerebral Palsy, 10 – 12 Feb. 2010. Conducted at the LRC (learning and resource center), faculty of medicine, Cairo University. Guest speakers; Michael Sussman (USA), Barry Russman (USA), Reinald Brunner (SWI), Jennifer McCahill (UK), Marek Jozwiak (POL), Unni Narayanan (CAN).
  • Invited speaker in skeletal deformities symposium and workshop, 17 – 18 Feb. 2010, Saudi German Hopital, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. (congenital malformation of the hand and forearm, pollicisation, thumb index syndactyly, radial club hand, minimal invasive technique for treatment of Blount disease, Ilizarov hip reconstruction, osteotomy rules to correct mal alingnment and joint mal orientation of the lower limbs, patient management during limb lengthening).
  • Invited speaker in the 9th Egyptian Congress of Osteoporosis and Osteoarthritis (ECOO 2010). Apr. 15 – 17, 2010. Cairo, Egypt.(Updates on etiology and diagnosis of osteoporosis in children and adolescents.
  • Invited speaker in 6th of October University orthopaedic review course. Apr. 17, 2010. (spotlights on cerebral palsy, congenital malformation of the hand)
  • Organization and faculty member of Kasr El Ainy orthopaedic review course, 18 – 21 Jan, 2011. Conducted at the LRC (learning and resource center), faculty of medicine, Cairo University. (Basic terminology in biomechanics and biomaterials, neurofibromatosis, osteotomy rules to correct mal alignment and mal orientation of the lower limb, determinants of normal gait, Basic principles of cerebral palsy, management of hip problems in cerebral palsy, pathogenesis of Perthes’ disease)
  • Invited speaker in the 1st annual conference of Paediatric orthopedics and limb reconstruction surgery. 21Feb. 2012. Tanta University, Tanta, Egypt (Principles of diagnosis and management of congenital malformation of the hand).
  • Organization of Kasr Al Aini one day course on Basic Science in Orthopaedics. 23 Feb. 2012, Learning and resource center (LRC). (Basic terminology in biomechanics, Foot biomechanics).
  • Organization of Kasr Al Ainy Orthopaedic Review Courses. Trauma 28-30 March. 2012, Orthopaedics, 3-6 April. 2012. At LRC, Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University.
  • Faculty member in the AO Trauma Hand Course – Principles in Operative Fracture Management. June 23 – 25, 2012. Cairo, Egypt. (Intra articular injuries and Metacarpo-phalangeal joint injuries).
  • Invited speaker in 64th annual international conference of the Egyptian Orthopaedic Association. Dec. 17-20, 2012. Cairo, Egypt. (Recent Trends in Management of SCFE, Hip in Cerebral Palsy.
  • Invited speaker in the 11th annual congress of Egyptian Society for Osteoporosis & Geriatrics – ECOO 2013 - on 11th - 13th April 2013, Cairo, Egypt. (Bone health, nutrition and medical supplements in children and adolescents).
  • Organization of 2nd Kasr Al Ainy Orthopaedic Basic Science Course, Apr. 25 -26, 2013. (Foot biomechanics, frontal plane alignment of the lower limb and osteotomy rules, normal gait biomechanics, diagnosis of osteoporosis in children, bone health and medical supplements, biomechanics of flexible intramedullary nails).
  • Organization of 2nd Kasr Al Ainy meeting on recent trends in orthopaedics, May 9, 2013, Cairo University. (Tendon transfer around the shoulder for treatment of internal rotation contracture after brachial plexus birth palsy).
  • Organization of 1st Kasr Al Ainy deformity planning workshop, Jan 1,2, 2014, LRC Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University.
  • Organization of 2nd Kasr Al Ainy deformity planning workshop, Jan 18,19, 2014, LRC Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University.
  • Organization of combined clinical meeting of Egyptian Orthopaedic Association and Orthopaedic Department, Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University. Feb 13, 2014. LRC, Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University.
  • Invited speaker in Tanta University cerebral palsy instructional course lecture. April 10, 2014, (spastic diplegia, lever arm dysfunction, crouch gait, foot deformities in cp).
  • Chairman and organizer of a session on congenital malformation of the hand in The 7th international conference of Egyptian Society for Surgery of the Hand and Microsurgery, March 20 -23, 2014, Hurghada, Egypt.
  • Invited speaker in 10th Pan Arab Child Neurology Conference (PACNA). April 16 – 17, 2014. Alexandria. (Biomechanics of normal gait)
  • Invited speaker in Hot topics in neonatology and pediatric practice. April 24 – 26, 2014. Alexandria, Egypt. (Common pediatric orthopaedics problems in pediatric practice).
  • Guest speaker in 3rd Neonatal GOTHI Conference in collaboration with Neonatal Department, Cairo University, Oct. 29- 03, 2014 (Neonatal Orthopaedic Emergencies).
  • Invited speaker in the 10th Biennial conference of Pan African Pediatric Surgical Association (PAPSA). Cairo 12 – 14 Nov. 2014. (New Technique for Release of Thumb Web Space).
  • Invited speaker in the 2nd Annual Conference of Resala Center for Special Needs (CP between reality and hope) in collaboration with Faculty of Physical Therapy, Cairo University. Cairo Nov 25 – 26, 2014. (Spastic Diplegia).
    Organization and speaker in 3rd Orthepaedic Basic Science Symposium, 24, 25 Dec, 2014. Cairo University.
  • Invited speaker in Helal Hospital Pediatric Trauma Symposium. 30 Dec, 2014. Helal Hospital, Cairo. (Introduction to pediatric trauma, SC fracture humerus, fracture lateral humeral condyle, fracture medial humeral condyle, flexible intramedullary nailing).
  • Invited speaker in 66th international annual conference of Egyptian Orthopedic Association. 15 – 19, Dec. 2014. Cairo, Egypt. (international publication, spastic diplegia).
  • Invited speaker in 11th pan arab child neurology conference (PACNA). 1 – 3, April 2015. Alexandria, Egypt. (gait disturbances in CP, spastic diplegia)
  • Organization of 4th Orthopedic Basic Science in Orthopedics. 19 -20, Dec 2015. Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University.
  • Organization and speaker in 1st Abou El Reesh Pediatric Orthopedic Symposium, 16 -17, Jan 2016. Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University
  • Organization and speaker in 2nd Abou El Reesh Pediatric Hand Surgery Symposium, 13 – 14, Feb 2016. Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University.
 

Supervisor for essays for Master of science in orthopaedics

  • Dislocation of radial head in children 2002
  • Radial club hand 2003
  • Pelvic osteotomies for treatment of hip dysplasia 2003
  • Review of different methods of treatment of congenital pseudoarthorsis tibia 2004
  • Recent advances in management of proximal femoral focal deficiency 2004
  • Hip arthrodiastasis 2005
  • Pathological anatomy of club foot and the effect of different methods of treatment 2005
  • Shoulder problems in birth palsy 2005
  • Evaluation of Ponseti method as closed management for club feet 2005 
  • Recent trends in management of acute flexor tendon injuries of the hand 2006
  • Stress fractures in children 2007
  • Management of limb deformities in achondeoplasia 2008
  • Rotational deformities of the lower limbs in children 2009
  • Congenital malformation of the thumb 2009
  • Congenital malformation of the scapula 2009
  • Correction of tibia vara by Ilizarov 2010 
  • Supination and pronation deformities in obstetric brachial plexus palsy, 2010
  • Epiphysiodesis for correction of limb length inequality, 2010
  • Hip arthrodiastasis for treatment of Perthes' disease, 2010
  • Epiphysiodesis for correction of angular deformities of the lower limbs, 2010
  • Methods of prediction of limb length discrepancy, 2010
  • Management of upper limb in arthrogryposis Multiplex Congenita.
  • Comparing separation of syndactyly with and without grafting
  • Flexible titanium nailing for fracture femur in children
 

Supervisor for thesis for MD in Orthopedics

  • Case study in congenital clasped thumb
  • Case study on new technique for treatment of fibular hemimelia
  • Assessment of results of treatment of CP hand
  • Modification of calcaneal lengthening technique
  • Ponseti technique for treatment of club foot
  • Shoulder reconstruction for internal rotation contracture following birth palsy
  • Ilizarov treatment for complex foot deformity
  • Managment of osteochondromatosis of the forearm
  • Shelf acetabuloplasty for treatment of Perthes disease
  • Soft tissue distraction in radial dysplasia
  • Safe surgical dislocation for treatment of severe SCFE
 

Examiner ship

  • Post graduate examiner for the Master Degree in Orthopedics
  • Examiner for assessment of post graduate thesis and essays
  • Examiner of the Egyptian Fellowship Of Orthopaedics and traumatology (EFOT).
  • Examiner in the Professional Diploma in Limb Deformity and Reconstructive Surgery organized by Arab institute for Continuing Professional Development
 

Publications

  • Prognostic parameters in scoliosis. Essay for partial fulfillment of Master of Science on orthopaedics, 1996, Cairo University.
  • Hypoplastic thumb. Thesis for partial fulfillment of Medical Degree on orthopaedics 2000, Cairo University.
  • Complications of Carroll's technique in correction of clubfoot, Kasr El-Aini medical journal, Cairo University, 2002.
  • Use of Ilizarov fixator for treatment of tibial plafond fracture, Kasr El-Aini medical journal, Cairo University, 2003.
  • Characteristic of patients with hypoplastic thumb: a prospective study of 51 patients with the results of surgical treatment. Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics, Part B 2004, 13(2):127–138.
  • Correction of relapsed or neglected clubfoot using a simple Ilizarov frame. International Orthopaedics (SICOT) 2004, 28:183–186.
  • Complex tibial plateau fractures treated with Ilizarov external fixator with or without minimal internal fixation. International orthopaedics, 2005. Vol. 29, (3) 182 – 185.
  • Arthroscopic management of discoid lateral meniscus tears. Egyptian orthopaedic journal, 2005, Vol. 40. Nol 1: 59 – 63.
  • Modified dorsal rotational advancement flap for release of the thumb web space, Journal of hand surgery (British and European volume). 2006, 31B: 2: 226 – 229.
  • Characteristics of patients with congenital clasped thumb. Prospective study of 40 patients with results of treatment. Journal of Children's Orthopaedics, Volume 1, Number 5 / November, 2007
  • Results of treatment of idiopathic clubfoot in older infants using the Ponseti method: a preliminary report. Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics, 2009, 18:76–78.
  • Repair of Chronic Rupture of the Achilles tendon using 2 intratendinous flaps from the Proximal Gastrocnemius-Soleus Complex. The American Journal of Sports Medicine, 2009, Vol. 37, No. 8, 1570 – 1577.
  • Management of combined non union and limb-length discrepancy after vascularised fibular grafting. Journal of bone and joint surgery, 2010, Vol. 92-B, No. 2,267 – 272.
  • Congenital Cleft Scapula With Type V Ulnar Longitudinal Deficiency: Case Report. J Hand Surgery 2010; 35: 813-818.
  • Latissimus dorsi transfer versus latissiumus dorsi and teres major transfer for treatment of internal rotation contracture of the shoulder in brachial plexus birth palsy. Journal Of Egyptian Orthopaedic Association 2011.

     

  • Flexible flat foot in children, current concept review. Egyptian Orthopaedic Journal, 2012.

     

  • H. Abdel-Ghani, K. A. Hamdy, N. Basha and Y. N. Tarraf. Tendon transfer for treatment of internal rotation contracture of the shoulder in brachial plexus birth palsy. J Hand Surg Eur Vol 2012 37: 781.

     

  • H Abdel-Ghani, A Mansour, M Mahmoud, M Ezz Elarab. Liebenberg Syndrome: Case Report and Insight into Molecular Basis. J Hand Surg 2013, 38A: 459-465.

     

  • New flap for widening of the web space and correction of palmar contracture in complex clasped thumb. J Hand Surg 2013; 38A:2251-2256.

     

  • Congenital Clasped Thumb. Book chapter in Congenital anomalies of the upper extremities. Ed, Donald Laub, Springer US, 2014.

 

Presentations in International Meetings

  • Characteristics of patients with hypoplasia of the thumb, the XXI meeting of EPOS, Istanbul, Turkey, 2002.
  • Simple Ilizarov frame for treatment of relapsed and neglected club foot, 3rd international ASAMI meeting, Turkey, 27 – 29 May, 2004.
  • Pelvic support osteotomy for treatment of neglected hip problems in children and adolescent, 3rd international ASAMI meeting, Turkey, 27 – 29 May, 2004. 
  • Use of Ilizarov fixator for treatment of tibial plateau fracture, 3rd international ASAMI meeting, Turkey, 27 – 29 May, 2004. 
  • Characteristics of patients with congenital clasped thumb. Prospective study of 40 patients with results of treatment. 25th EPOS Meeting, Dresden, Apr. 5 – 8, 2006.
  • Simple Ilizarov frame for correction of neglected and relapsed clubfoot. II world congress on external fixation, Oct. 17 – 19, 2007. Cairo, Egypt.
  • Congenital Split scapula, case report, Cairo international hand conference, sponsored by the American Association for Hand Surgery and the Egyptian Society for Surgery of the Hand and Microsurgery, March 24 - 27, 2008, Cairo Egypt.
  • Management of limb deformities following use of vascularised fibula after tumour resection in the skeletally immature. EPOS 27th Annual meeting, April 9 - 12, 2008, Warsaw, Poland.
  • Secondary reconstruction after vascularized fibular graft done for limb salvage after tumour resection in the skeletally immature. 5th Meeting of ASAMI. May 28 - 30, 2008, St. Petersburg. Russia.
  • Modified dorsal rotational advancement flap for release of thumb web space. 8th world symposium on congenital malformation of the hand and upper limb, Sep. 10 -12, 2009, Hamburg, Germany.
  • Rare scapular malformation; is it true duplication or split scapula? Case report. 8th world symposium on congenital malformation of the hand and upper limb, Sep. 10 -12, 2009, Hamburg, Germany.
  • Latissimus dorsi transfer versus latissiumus dorsi and teres major transfer for treatment of internal rotation contracture of the shoulder in brachial plexus birth palsy. 4th ESSHM congress, 1-3 Feb. 2011. Luxor, Egypt.
  • Tibia and fibula instead of radius and ulna. New description of Libenberg syndrome. 4th ESSHM congress, 1-3 Feb. 2011. Luxor, Egypt.
  • Liebenberg syndrome, case report and new description. 9th world symposium on congenital malformation of the hand and upper limb, March 22-24, 2012. Scottish Rite Hospital, Dallas Tx.USA.
  • Focal fibrocartilaginous dysplasia of the distal radius: case report. 9th world symposium on congenital malformation of the hand and upper limb, March 22-24, 2012. Scottish Rite Hospital, Dallas Tx. USA.
  • Rare severe complex syndactyly. What to do? 9th world symposium on congenital malformation of the hand and upper limb, March 22-24, 2012. Scottish Rite Hospital, Dallas Tx. USA.
  • Characteristics of patients with congenital clasped thumb. 9th world symposium on congenital malformation of the hand and upper limb, March 22-24, 2012. Scottish Rite Hospital, Dallas Tx. USA.
  • Combined dorsal index flap and palmar rectangular flap: a new flap for release of palmar contracture of clasped thumb. 9th world symposium on congenital malformation of the hand and upper limb, March 22-24, 2012. Scottish Rite Hospital, Dallas Tx. USA.
  • Tendon transfer around the shoulder for treatment of internal rotation contracture of the shoulder in brachial plexus birth palsy. 64th annual international conference of the Egyptian Orthopaedic Association. Dec. 17-20, 2012.
  • Liebenberg syndrome, case report and insight into molecular basis. 64th annual international conference of the Egyptian Orthopaedic Association. Dec. 17-20, 2012.
  • Tendon transfer around the shoulder for treatment of internal rotation contracture of the shoulder in brachial plexus birth palsy. (Paper poster) in the 32nd annual meeting of EPOS, Apr. 18 -20, 2013, Athens, Greece.
  • Tendon transfer around the shoulder for treatment of internal rotation contracture of the shoulder in brachial plexus birth palsy 6th annual international meeting of Egyptian Society of Surgery of the Hand and Microsurgery, May 9-10, 2013, Cairo Egypt.
  • Liebenberg syndrome, case report and insight into molecular basis. 6th annual international meeting of Egyptian Society of Surgery of the Hand and Microsurgery, May 9-10, 2013, Cairo Egypt.
  • Treatment of congenital clasped thumb in arthrogryposis. Second international symposium in arthrogryposis. Sep 16 -19, 2014. Saint Petersburg, Russia.
  • Treatment of congenital clasped thumb in arthrogryposis (E-poster). 34th annual meeting of Epos. 15 -19 April. 2015. Marseille, France.
  • Treatment of congenital clasped thumb in arthrogryposis. 10th world symposium of congenital malformation of the hand and upper limb. 7 – 9, May 2015. Rotterdam, The Netherlands.
  • Non grafting technique for release of syndactyly. Comparative study. 10th world symposium of congenital malformation of the hand and upper limb. 7 – 9, May 2015. Rotterdam, The Netherlands.
  • Elbow anatomy in typical mirror hand (ulnar dimelia), (E-Poster). 10th world symposium of congenital malformation of the hand and upper limb. 7 – 9, May 2015. Rotterdam, The Netherlands.
 

National and International Meetings and Courses

  • Course of Microsurgery in Universitats Kliniken Kantonspital, Basel, Switseland, Feb. 2000.
  • AO/ASIF basic course Sep. 30 to Oct. 5, 1996, Cairo.
  • Advanced Seminar On Limb Reconstruction And Trauma, Sponsored By Orthofix, Mar. 13 – 16, 1997, Cairo.
  • 2nd Middle East Spine Group Meeting, Sep. 24-26, 1997, Cairo.
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Review Course, Nov. 11 – 14, 1997, Cairo.
  • The Annual International Congress of the Egyptian Orthopaedic Association, Nov. 16-19, 1998, Cairo.
  • Basic Microsurgery Workshop, Dec. 5- 9, 1998, At Microsurgery Center, Zagazig University, Egypt.
  • The 5th Annual Meeting Of The Egyptian Society Of Plastic And Reconstructice Surgery On Update On Recostructive Microsurgery Dec. 10th  1998, Zagazig, Egypt.
  • Course On Ilizarove Technique under Supervision Of Dr. Catagni, Mar. 11 & 12, 1999, Cairo
  • Hand Surgery Course with the Cooperation of American Association of Hand Surgery. Jun. 14 -16, 1999, Cairo
  • 1st International Instructional Course in Hand Surgery, Nov. 20 – 23, 1999, Cairo.
  • Conference on Ilizarov Method Sep. 19 -20, 2001, Cairo
  • Annual International Congress of the Egyptian Orthopaedic Association, Nov. 5 – 8, 2001, Cairo.
  • XXI. Annual Meeting of the European Paediatric Orthopaedic Society, April 17-20th, 2002, Istanbul, Turkey. 
  • Instructional Hip Course, in collaboration with the French Orthopaedic Association, Oct. 4-7, 2002, Cairo.
  • Annual International Congress of the Egyptian Orthopaedic Association, Dec. 16 - 19, 2002, Cairo.
  • XXII. Annual meeting of the European Paediatric Orthipaedic Society, April 2-5th, 2003, London, England.
  • The second SICOT/SIROT annual international conference, Sep. 10-13, 2003, Cairo.
  • 2nd International Congress of Egyptian Society of Child Neuro Psychiatry (ESCNP) and 4th Pan Arab Child Neurology Conference in collaboration with International Child Neurology Association (ICNA), with advanced teaching course (Botox in the management of spasticity in children with cerebral palsy) 31st March – 1st April, 2004, Cairo. 
  • 3rd international ASAMI meeting, Turkey, 27 – 29 May, 2004.
  • EOA and Institute de La Main (Paris, France), Recent Concepts Course in Upper Limb Surgery. 26 – 28 Nov. 2004. 
  • 1st international skeletal deformities course organized by the Egyptian Orthopaedic Association, Cairo, 1-4 March, 2005
  • EOA/AAOS Instructional Course Lecture program “Pediatric Orthopaedics and Pediatric Spine” March 28 – 31, 2005- Cairo, Egypt.
  • International skeletal deformity course organized by the ASAMI & EF India, Goa, 29 April – 3 May, 2005
  • 57th Annual international Congress of Egyptian Orthopaedic Association, Nov. 21 – 24, 2005, Cairo, Egypt.
  • 25th EPOS Meeting, Dresden, Apr. 5 – 8, 2006.
  • Combined clinical meeting of EGPOS and Orthopaedic Department, Alexandrea Faculty of Medicine. Jun. 22, 2006. 
  • 58th Annual international Congress of Egyptian Orthopaedic Association, Dec. 4 – 7, 2006, Cairo, Egypt.
  • Forth basic course of ASAMI & EF Egypt, Feb. 8 – 9, 2007. Cairo Egypt
  • Mansoura international clubfoot course, Feb. 13 – 15, 2007, Mansoura, Egypt.
  • The XX intensive course shoulder surgery. Mar. 22 &23, 2007, Cairo Egypt.
  • EPOS/IFPOS Combined meeting. Apr. 11 – 14, 2007. Sorrento, Italy
  • The 3rd International Course of Skeletal Deformities correction. Apr. 25 – 27, 2007. Cairo, Egypt.
  • 59th Annual International Congress of the Egyptian Orthopaedic Association, November 26 - 29, 2007, Cairo, Egypt
  • Instructional course lectures in Pediatric Orthopaedics arranged by EPOS and POSNA, November 26 - 27, 2007, Cairo, Egypt.
  • Cairo international hand conference, sponsored by the American Association for Hand Surgery and the Egyptian Society for Surgery of the Hand and Microsurgery, March 24 - 27, 2008, Cairo Egypt.
  • 60th Annual International Congress of the Egyptian Orthopaedic Association, November 17 - 20, 2008, Cairo, Egypt
  • EPOS 27th Annual meeting, and Dega Pre-Meeting course, April 9 - 12, 2008, Warsaw, Poland.
  • 5th international course of skeletal deformities correction in collaboration with the Egyptian Orthopaedic Association. Apr. 29 – May. 1, 2009. Cairo.
  • ASAMI 5th meeting, May 28 - 30, St. Petersburg, Russia.
  • Annual meeting of EOA 2009
  • Winter meeting of the Egyptian Group of Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeons. Feb. 19, 2009, Abou El Reesh Hospital
  • Annual meeting of Egyptian Osteoporosis Prevention Society on 9th -10th April, 2009, Cairo.
  • AO trauma course, principles in operative fracture management. June 26 – 30, 2009. Cairo, Egypt.
  • 8th world symposium on congenital malformations of the the hand, sep. 10 - 12  2009, Hamburg, Germany.
  • Kasr EL Ainy, Orthopaedic trauma review course, 4 – 6 Jan. 2010, Learning and resource center, faculty of medicine, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt.
  • Kasr EL Ainy, Orthopaedic review course, 10 – 13 Jan. 2010, Learning and resource center, faculty of medicine, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt.
  • Cairo international symposium on cerebral palsy, 10 – 12 Feb. 2010, Learning and resource center, faculty of medicine, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt. 
  • 29th annual meeting of European Paediatric Orthopaedic Society, Apr. 7 -10, 2010. Zabreb, Croatia.
  • 9th Egyptian Congress of Osteoporosis and Osteoarthritis (ECOO 2010). Apr. 15 – 16, 2010. Cairo, Egypt.
  • 6th International ASAMI and Bone reconstruction meeting. June 16 – 19, 2010. Cairo, Egypt.
  • 3rd International Orthopaedic Congress of Saudi German Hospital “Breakthroughs in Orthopaedics”. June 28 – 30, 2010. Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
  • 7th Annual International Pediatric Orthopaedic Symposium, Dec. 1 - 4, 2010, Orlando, Florida, USA.
  • First clinical meeting of EGPOS, May 26, 2011, Alexandria, Egypt.
  • 1st annual conference of Paediatric orthopedics and limb reconstruction surgery. 21Feb. 2012. Tanta University, Tanta, Egypt.
  • Advance Cerebral Palsy Course. Hosted by Dr. Freeman Miller. Nov 2 – 4,2011. Alfred I dupont hospital for children, Wilmington, Delaware, USA.
  • Shriners Hospitals for Children-Texas Scottish Rite Hospital Advanced Workshop on Brachial Plexus Birth Palsy, March 21st, 2012, Dallas, TX. USA.
  • 9th World Symposium on Congenital Malformations of the Hand and Upper Limb. March 22-24, 2012. Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, Dallas, Tx.USA.
  • AO trauma Hand Course – Principles in Operative Fracture Management. June 23 – 25, 2012, Cairo, Egypt.
  • Cadaver Lab: Lower Extremity and Flaps at the Maryland State Anatomy Board, University of Maryland, Batimore, Maryland. August 30, 2012.
  • 22nd Annual Baltimore Limb Deformity Course at the Marriott Waterfront Hotel, Baltimore, Maryland. August 31- September 2, 2012.
  • 9th International Paediatric Orthopaedic Symposium. Nov. 28 – Dec. 2, 2012, Orlando, Florida, USA.
  •   64th annual international conference of the Egyptian Orthopaedic Association. Dec. 17-20, 2012. Cairo, Egypt.
  • 11th annual congress of Egyptian Society for Osteoporosis & Geriatrics – ECOO 2013 - on 11th - 13th April 2013, Cairo, Egypt.
  • EPOS Bat educational program; Genetic disorders of the skeleton, an update on diagnosis and management. April 17, 2013. Athens, Greece.
  • 32nd annual meeting of European Pediatric Orthopedic Society, April 17-20, 2013, Athens, Greece.
  •  6th annual international meeting of Egyptian Society of Surgery of the Hand and Microsurgery, May 9-10, 2013, Cairo Egypt.
  • AACPDM 67th annual meeting, Oct. 16-19, 2013, Wisconsin center, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
  • The 7th international conference of Egyptian Society for Surgery of the Hand and Microsurgery, March 20 -23, 2014, Hurghada, Egypt.
  • 10th Pan Arab Child Neurology Conference (PACNA). April 16 – 17, 2014. Alexandria.
  • Hot topics in neonatology and pediatric practice. April 24 – 26, 2014. Alexandria, Egypt.
  • Second international symposium on Arthrogryposis. Sep 16 – 19, 2014, Saint Petersburg, Russia.
  • 11th Annual International Pediatric Orthopaedic Symposium. Dec 3 – 6, 2014, Orlando, FL, USA.
  • 66th international annual conference of Egyptian Orthopedic Association. 15 – 19, Dec. 2014. Cairo, Egypt.
  • 11th pan arab child neurology conference (PACNA). 1 – 3, April 2015. Alexandria, Egypt.
  •  34th Annual Meeting of EPOS. 14 -19, April 2015. Marseille, France.
  • Cerebral palsy course. 6th May 2015. Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.
  • 10th world symposium of congenital malformation of the hand and upper limb. 7 – 9, May 2015. Rotterdam, The Netherlands.
  • 12th Annual International Pediatric Orthopedic Symposium. 8-12, Dec 2015. Orlando, USA.
 

Lectures and presentations

  • Pollicization 
  • Treatment of internal rotation contracture of the shoulder secondary to brachial plexus palsy
  • Shoulder problems in brachial plexus palsy in children
  • Congenital malformation of the hand
  • Patient management during limb lengthening
  • Cerebral palsy
  • Hypoplastic thumb
  • Mirror hand and foot
  • Orthopedic related syndromes
  • Radial club hand
  • Thumb index syndactyly
  • Congenital split scapula
  • Minimal invasive technique in management of Blount disease 
  • Osteoporosis in children
  • Ilizarov hip reconstruction in treatment of late sequelae of neonatal hip sepsis
  • Normal gait
  • Principles of pediatric fractures, how are they different?
  • Pathology and pathogenesis of LCPD
  • Classification of LCPD
  • Understanding common terminologies in biomechanics and biomaterials
  • Determinants of normal gait 
  • Spotlights on cerebral palsy 
  • Hip problems in cerebral palsy
  • Neurofibromatosis 
  • Shotgun and gunshot injuries
  • What is different in paediatric trauma 
  • Osteotomy rules to correct mal alingnment and joint mal orientation of the lower limbs
  • Ponseti technique in treatment of CTEV
  • Subacutr Osteomyeoitis
  • Ganz peri acetabular osteotomy
  • Open reduction of slipped capital femoral epiphysis
  • Foot biomechanics
  • Recent trends in management of slipped capital femoral epiphysis.
  • Hip in cerebral palsy
  • Bone health, nutrition and supplements
  • Biomechanics of flexible intramedullary nails
  • Spastic diplegia
  • Common pediatric orthopedic problems in pediatric practice.
  • Gait disturbances in CP
  • Neonatal orthopedic emergencies
  • Bone and joint infection
  • Botox injection, muscle localization in UL.
  • Congenital cleft hand and foot
  • Traumatic dislocation of radial head
  • Treatment of Perthes disease
  • Classification of congenital hand anomalies
  • Supracondylar fracture humerus
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