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  • International Presenters
  • Poster – Presentation
  • 10 CME Hours
  • Arabic – English Translation
  • On-site Interactive Consultations with Specialists

Under the Generous Patronage of

His Royal Highness Prince Saud Bin Nayef bin Abdulaziz Al Saud

Governor of the Eastern Province Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Event Overview

International Stroke Rehabilitation Conference is all set to stage a pivotal platform for healthcare professionals, researchers, and experts from around the world to converge, exchange ideas, and develop strategies to address the growing challenges posed by strokes.

Organized by Saudi Physical Therapy Association (SPTA) and hosted by BII World (KSA) and Creative Patterns, this inaugural conference will delve into innovative approaches to stroke rehabilitation, share cutting-edge research, and explore multidisciplinary collaboration opportunities.

In line with the health sector transformation program-vision 2030, the conference aims to enhance the multidisciplinary stroke rehabilitation practice in a highly demanding healthcare context, where the role of the rehabilitation team is crucial in stroke management, outcomes, reducing disability, and financial burden on the society.

Conference Objectives

  • Sharing knowledge and identifying the latest updates in stroke rehabilitation, to improve the delivery of stroke rehabilitation and reduce disability.
  • Illustrating the multi-disciplinary approaches to the care of stroke survivors.
  • Implementing the evidence-based practice in stroke rehabilitation program to enhance rehabilitation outcomes.
  • Patient and family education and support.
  • Clarifying the specialist teams, who can provide rehabilitation and caring patients.
  • Exclusive networking with healthcare leaders and solution providers for improved stroke rehabilitation services.

Central Themes

  • Stroke Management and Healthcare Transformation
  • Multidisciplinary Rehabilitation Approaches
  • Family and Patients support

Scientific Committee

Mrs. Hanan Hamad AlQahtani

BSc. PT, MSc in Neurorehabilitation, CFPS Deputy...

Saudi Physical Therapy Association Eastern Province...

Dr. Abdulfattah Saeed Alqahtani

President | Consultant of Physical Therapy, Cardiopulmonary...

Saudi Physical Therapy Association | King...

Mrs. Haya Jassim Aldossary

BSc. PT, MSc Health Care Management and...

Saudi Physical Therapy Association Eastern Province...

Dr. Madhawi Khalid Altaib

Consultant Speech and Language Pathologist / Member...

Saudi Stroke Society / British Aphasiology...

Dr. Mishal Mohammed Aldaihan

Head, Saudi Neurologic Physical Therapy Group /...

Saudi Physical Therapy Association / King...

Mrs. Nabat Ahmad Majrashi

Board Member / Director - Healthcare Partnerships...

Saudi Physical Therapy Association / Al Alkholi...

Under the generous patronage of His Royal Highness Prince Saud Bin Nayef bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Governor of the Eastern Province, the International Stroke Rehabilitation Conference has finalised its esteemed Scientific Committee and our global panel of Presenters and Panelists.

The names of these eminent leaders who will engage in knowledge-sharing sessions will be revealed shortly.

Speakers & Panelists

Dr. Ali M. Al Khathaami

Executive Director, Quality & Patient Safety

Ministry of National Guards Health Affairs

Dr. Abdulfattah Saeed Alqahtani

President | Consultant of Physical Therapy,...

Saudi Physical Therapy Association | King...

Dr. Bader Alenzi

Chairman of Neurology Department, Stroke Pathway...

King Fahad Specialist Hospital, Dammam 

Dr. Turki Abualait

Chair of Physical Therapy, Consultant in...

Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University

Prof. Diane Playford

Consultant in Neurology and Rehabilitation Medicine

Cleveland Clinic London

Who will benefit by attending this event

  • Medical Directors
  • Heads of Hospitals
  • Neurologist
  • Cardiologists
  • Medical Practitioners
  • Neuropsychologist
  • Physiatrist
  • Pschychologist
  • Patient Experience
  • Heads of Rehabilitation Centres
  • Rehabilitation nurse
  • Recreation Therapist
  • Speech-language pathologist
  • Dietician
  • Recreation Therapist
  • Social workers
  • Physical Therapist
  • Orthotists and prosthetists
  • Occupational therapist