Speakers and Panellists


H.E. Rym Al Falasi

Supreme Council for Motherhood and Childhood
Conference Chairperson

Dr. Hassa Saif Al Mazrouei

Medical Director Patient Experience
Sheikh Shakhbout Medical City (SSMC)
Master of Ceremonies

Hasan Kassem

Regional Representative (MENA)
Semantic Hub

Dr. Mishal Al Qasimi

Chief Executive Officer
Specialized Rehabilitation Hospital Health Shield Medical Center…

Dr. Sumaya Mohamed Al Balooshi

Director of Nursing / President
Emirates Health Services / Emirates Nursing Association

Dr. Ramadan AlBlooshi

Senior Advisor to the Director General
Dubai Health Authority (DHA)

Dr. Ali M. Al Khathaami

Executive Director, Quality & Patient Safety
Ministry of National Guards Health Affairs, Saudi…

Dr. Howard Podolsky

Group CEO
Cambridge Medical & Rehabilitation Center (CMRC)

Dr. Rasheed Al Hammadi

Advisor, Research and Innovation Center
Department of Health Abu Dhabi (DoH)

Dr. Raza Siddiqui

Group CEO/Executive Director
Arabian Healthcare Group/Ras Al Khaimah Hospital

Fatma Alabdulaali

Executive Director, People & Culture Transformation
Health Sector Transformation Program

Alice Yammine Boueiz

Chief Executive Officer
Arab Hospitals Federation

Carlos Bezos Daleske

Founder and General Manager
Institute for Patient Experience

Dr. Héctor Upegui

Worldwide Market Development Executive & Chief Health…

Dr. Abeer Al Subait

Deputy Executive Director of Corporate Quality and…
Ministry of National Guard Health Affairs (Saudi…

Dr. Hamda Salem Al Neyadi

Group Marketing and Communications Director
Abu Dhabi Health Services Company (SEHA)

Dr. Varun Katyal

Operations Director
Fakeeh Care, UAE

Muayyad Hussein

SEHA Corporate Nursing & Midwifery Director
Abu Dhabi Health Services Company (SEHA)

Dr. Rabbie K. Hanna, MD

Chief Medical Officer
Warith International Cancer Institute (WICI)

Prof. Simon Conroy

Honorary Professor of Geriatric Medicine
University College London (UCL)

Deborah Thompson

Programme Director Urgent Care Delivery Networks
NHS Elect (UK)

Dr. Mohaymen Abdelghany

Chief Executive Officer / Vice President
Fakeeh University Hospital, Dubai / Fakeeh Care,…

Vivek Shukla

Chief Commercial Officer / Executive Director –…
SEHA Group of Hospitals /PureHealth

Dr. Ahmad Al Khayer

General Manager
NMC Provita International Medical Center

Alan Dubovsky

Vice President and Chief Patient Experience Officer

Joy Khoury

Head of Communications and Patient Advocacy MEA

Racha Abou Chahine

Quality & Risk Management Director
Fakeeh University Hospital

Manuel Carvalho

Chief Operations Officer
Oman International Hospital

Dr. Shaima Lari

Consultant – Occupational Medicine
Sheikh Shakhbout Medical City (SSMC)

Dr. Marie Kim James

Director of Nursing
SEHA Kidney Care (SKC)

Jumana Al Aabed

Head of Quality Analytics and Improvement
Department of Health - Abu Dhabi

Dr. Ahmed AlMaazmi

Consultant – Pediatrics & Neonatology
Sheikh Shakhbout Medical City (SSMC)

Dr. Suman Saha

Co-Founder & Medical Director

Rana Luqman

Senior Manager, Patient Experience
M42 Health

Alaa Mohammad Ahmad

Senior Business Consultant
Sheikh Shakhbout Medical City (SSMC)

Mariam Al Mujaini

Care Excellence Lead, Patient Experience
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi (CCAD)

Dr. Mustafa Marashdeh

EMR Clinical Adoption & Informatics Specialist

Dr. Imad El Majzoub

Consultant Physician, Medical Emergency
Sheikh Shakhbout Medical City (SSMC)

Dr. Mohammed Smadi, PhD

Chief Executive Officer
Penguin Location Services™

Eiman Al Ali

Senior Manager, Patient Experience
Imperial College London Diabetes Centre

Mark Anthony Maycroft

Senior Manager, Digital Partnerships

Joanne Hubbard

Senior Education Advisor
Sheikh Shakhbout Medical City (SSMC)

Charles Bennett

President & CEO
CXSA Middle East

Jason A. Wolf, PhD, CPXP

President & CEO
The Beryl Institute, USA

Helen Haskell

Former Co-Chair / President
World Health Organization’s Patients for Patient Safety…

Mohammed Younis

Senior Account Manager

Jasem Jafar Ali Yousif

Patient Advocate

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