IFM 2016
Conference Speakers 2016
Dr. Abdulrazak Abyad MD, MPH, MBA, AGSF, AFCHSE
CEO - Health Care Division
Makassed Philanthropic Islamic Association, Lebanon
Dr. Adel Karrani MB, BCh, BA, MSc in Psychiatry- Cardiff/UK, MRCPsych-UK
Chief Medical Officer
American Center for Psychiatry and Neurology, Sharjah, UAE
Dr. Ahmed Gabroun
Specialist Cardiologist
United Medicial Center, Dubai, UAE
Dr. Ahmed Omran MBBS, FMC, ABFM, MCPS, DPM, MSc. ( Quality& safety in H/C)
Consultant Family Physician, Medical Consultant for Quality and Patient Safety in Healthcare Management
Head of Clinical Audit Group, Coordinator of Research and Studies, Coordinator and WHO Focal Point for Patient Safety , Bahrain
Dr. Aisha Suhail
Director of Primary Healthcare Department
Ministry of Health, UAE
Col. Dr. Ali Singel LRCSI, LRCPI, M.B.B.Ch, NUI, DDsc, MSc, MD, Ph.D
Head of Public Health Committee for Dubai Government Military Section, Director of Medical Services & Consultant Dermatologist & Laser specialist,
Dubai Police, UAE
Dr. Amer Sharif
Managing Director, Education
Dubai Healthcare City, Dubai, UAE
Dr. Ammar AlBanna MD, FRCPC
Consultant Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist
Al Jalila Children's Speciality Hospital, DHA, UAE
Consultant Pediatric Neurologist and Epileptologist Head of Pediatric Neurology,
American Center for Psychiatry and Neurology, Dubai, UAE
Dr. Ashraf A. Amir Bsc, MBBS, ABFM, SBFM, PEMBA
Consultant Family Medicine, Executive Director of Executive Health Services
International Medical center Hospital - Jeddah, KSA
Dr. Ashraf Swidan FRCGP, DTM&H, MBchB
Specialist Senior Family Physician, Head of Clinical development Unit, Primary Health Care Services Sector
Dr. Bashir Taha Salih
Chair of Obstetric Medicine Department
Corniche Hospital, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Dr. Bassam H. Saleh Hassan Mahboub
Consultant and Head of Pulmonary Medicine Unit
Rashid Hospital, Dubai, UAE
Ms. Carine el Khazen
Clinical Psychologist, Eating Disorders Specialist
American Center for Psychiatry and Neurology, Dubai, UAE
Dr. Delphine Dupuis
Family Physician & Lactation Consultant
Medicentres - Dubai Motorcity & Healthbay Polyclinic Mirdif, Dubai, UAE
Dr. Dong-Jun Lim
Associate Professor
Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Seoul St. Mary’s Hospital, College of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea, Seoul, Korea
Prof. Dr. Faisal Alnasir MICGP, FRCGP, FFPH, PhD
Chairman, Department of Family & Community Medicine, Former University Vice President
Gulf University, Sanad, Kingdom of Bahrain
Dr. Farida Al Hosani
Manager of Communicable Diseases Department
Health Authority Abu Dhabi, UAE
Dr. Fatma AlAttar
Consultant Family Physician & Director Of International Health Regulation Office,
Ministry Of Health – UAE
Mr. Gregory Härtl
WHO Spokesperson Coordinator, News, Social Media and Monitoring Department of Communications Director-General,
World Health Organization Geneva, Switzerland
Dr. Hanan Hussein
Specialist Psychiatrist
American Center for Psychiatry and Neurology, Sharjah, UAE
Prof. Dr. Hani Sakla MB, BCh, MSc, MD, PhD (Spain)
Consultant Eye Surgeon, Medical Director Ebsaar eye surgery center Professor of Ophthalmology,
Dubai Medical College, Dubai, UAE
Dr. Hany Swidan FRCGP-UK
Consultant, Family Medicine & Associate Professor in Primary Health Care Sector
Dubai Health Authority (DHA), Dubai, UAE
Dr. Hassan Alhariri MD, FCCP, DABSM, FAASM
Consultant Physician in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary, Sleep and Critical Care Medicine ,Section Head: Sleep Laboratory and Sleep Research Program
Rashid Hospital, Dubai, UAE
Dr. Jeong-Jo Jeong
MedicalDirector, Consultant Internal Medicine / Gastroenterology
Marina Health Promotions Center, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Mr. Keith Pollard BA, MCIM
Managing Editor
International Medical Travel Journal, England, UK
Dr. Khaled Bamakhrama
Consultant Gastroenterologist
Rashid Hospital, Dubai, UAE
Mr. László Puczkó
Group Managing Director
Resources for Leisure Assets, Budapest, Hungary
Dr. Layla Al-Marzouqi
Director of Health Regulation Department
Dubai Health Authority (DHA), Dubai, UAE
Dr. Layla Asamarai MA, PSY. D, LP
Clinical Psychologist
Dubai Community Health Centre, Dubai, UAE
L.D. Lina Rammal
Clinical Dietician, Nutrition Consultant, LDS Member, LAND (Lebanese Association For Nutrition and Dietetics) member, Owner,
Lina Rammal’s Diet Center
Dr. Mansoor Anwar Habib
Director - Medical & Occupational Health Services, Human Capital & Administration
du, Dubai, UAE
Dr. Mohamed Al Shareef
PhD, Saudi Board, Arab Board (Family Medicine), Master in Evidence-based Medicine& HTA, Master in Diabetes care Management and Master in Health Policy and Healthcare Management Specialise in Quality Improvement and Innovation, Consultant Family Medicine, Supervisor, Director of Research Department and Post-Graduate Centre
Security Forces Hospital Makkah, KSA
Dr. Mohamed Farghaly FRCGPI(UK) MRCGPI(UK) MDSc(UK) DIH (Ireland) MBChB (Alex)
IFM Conference General Secretary, Senior Specialist Family Medicine PHCSS, Head Of Insurance Medical Regulation HFD
Dubai Health Authority (DHA), Dubai, UAE
Dr. Mohamed Shaalan MD, PhD
Professor of Surgical Oncology, Cairo National Cancer Institute, Chairman of Breast Cancer Foundation of Egypt (BCFE) Director of Prevention and Early Detection Unit at NCI, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt
Dr. Mohammad Ali Khezrian MD, CMD, FAAFP
Consultant Geriatrician
Dubai Health Authority, Dubai, UAE
Dr. Nita S. Nair DNB (Gen Surg), MRCS (Ed), MCh (Surg Onco)
Assistant Professor and Consultant Surgeon, Breast services
Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, India
Dr. Ola Ahmed Mira
Head of Environmental & Occupational Health and Safety Section Primary Health C,are Department,
Dr. Partha Nandi MD, FACP
Internal Medicine Physician, Creator & Host, Chief Health Editor
Ask Dr Nandi Medical Talk Show, WXYZ ABC Detroit, USA
Ms. Paula Soriano Lluch
American Center for Psychiatry and Neurology, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Dr. Ramadan AlBlooshi Ibrahim
Managing Director
Dubai Healthcare City Authority - Regulatory
Dr. Rihab Alwotayan
Director, Primary Healthcare Department
MOH - Kuwait
Dr. Roger Neighbour OBE, DSc, MA, FRCGP
Past President
Royal College of General Practioners, London, UK
Dr. Salwa Abdulla Alsuwaidi MBBS, MRCP(UK), Ger.Dip, Arab Board (Internal Med)
Specialist Senior Registrar- Geriatrics & Director, Family Gathering
Dubai Health Authority, Dubai, UAE
Prof. Dr. Sonia Hammami MD PhD
Professor , Head of Department of Internal Medicine, Endocrinology- Geriatric Unit
University Hospital F Bourguiba MONASTIR, Tunisia
Dr. Subodh Verma MD, PhD, FRCSC
Professor of Surgery & Pharmacology Cardiac Surgeon, St Michael’s Hospital, Canada Research Chair in Atherosclerosis Chair CardioLink Clinical Trials Platform
University of Toronto, Canada
Prof. Dr. Tawfik A.M. Khoja MBBS,DPHC, FRCGP,FFPH,FRCP (UK)
Director General, Executive Board
Health Ministers’ Council for the Cooperation Council States, Professor of Publich Health, Family & Community Physician Consultant, Riyadh, KSA
Dr. Wael Karameh
Consultant Family Physician
Ambulatory Health Services, SEHA Corporate, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Dr. Wafaa Helmi Ayesh
Director of Clinical Nutrition Department, Clinical Support Services Sector
Dr. Wafaa Mehelba MD, MBBS, PhD
Consultant Clinical Obesity, PhD Clinical Nutrition HIPH, Faculty of Medicine Alex University, President of MASMO, Head of Obesity Department,
Wham Medical Center, Alexandria, Egypt
Dr. Wedad Al Haj Al Maidoor
Head of the Tobacco Control Committee, Primary Health Care,
Ministry of Health, UAE