8th Annual OTC Abu Dhabi Conference 2017


Dr. Sanah Hasan Rph, PharmD, PhD
Assistant Professor
Ajman University of Science and Technology

Dr Hasan received her PhD in 2013 from Monash University, Australia, her PharmD in 2002, and her BS in pharmacy in 1994 from the School of Pharmacy, University of Kansas, Kansas, USA. Dr Sanah Hasan is a faculty, previously at the University of Sharjah and currently at Ajman University of Science and Technology where she is involved in teaching clinical pharmacy.

She is the invited speaker at multiple regional and international conferences and workshops, and the principal investigator of several research projects focusing on pharmacy practice and community pharmacy services in the UAE and the region.

Dr. Mohammed Abuelkhair
Former Head of Pharma, Medicine & Medical Regulatory Section
Health Authority Abu Dhabi (HAAD)

Dr. Mohammed Abuelkhair found the Pharma/Medicine and Medical Product Department at the Health Authority in Abu Dhabi. He was the Head of Drugs and Medical Products Regulation Section and Chair several committees including Abu Dhabi Pharmacy and therapeutics Committees; Continuing Pharmacy Education Committee and Alternative and complementary committee, Pharmacy Council, Vaccine Committee and Allergy and Asthma committee. He founded the drug information and poison control center in Abu Dhabi. Dr.Mohammed won the Arab Health Award in 2005 for excellence in pharmacy services. His major area of research is in drug safety and rational drug use. He is a frequent speaker at national and international conferences.
Dr Nigel Umar Beejay
Consultant Gastroenterologist and Hepatologist
Advanced Center for Day Care Surgery

Dr. Nigel Umar Beejay is a Physician Executive (Gastroenterologist) with 20 years extensive clinical experience and in depth knowledge of global health care systems (US/UK/Canada/KSA/Middle East). His management skills include leadership, exceptional communication skills and team building. He is highly skilled and experienced in Gastroenterology, Medical Informatics, Quality and Patient Safety and is Chairman of the Health Information Management Division at SKMC, Abu Dhabi (managed by Cleveland Clinic). He attended medical school at University of Cambridge and universities internationally in London and Boston and Toronto. Before coming to SKMC Dr Beejay practiced in London for the NHS for 6 years as Lead Consultant for Gastroenterology/Endoscopy. Dr Beejay has a degree in hypnosis from University College London and regularly teaches advanced endoscopic techniques including capsule endoscopy and colonoscopy internationally. Training Program at St George's Hospital, London, Dr. Beejay regularly teaches advanced endoscopic techniques internationally.