Regional Speakers

All names are arranged alpabetically

Dr. Abdelhai Hammo

• Associate Professor of Pediatrics at Tufts University Medical center, Boston, MA, USA

Dr. Adel Aljneibi

• Consultant Pediatric Surgeon and Pediatric Urologist Pediatric Surgical Department, Sheikh Khalifa Medical City, UAE

Prof. Ahmed ElBleidy

• Professor of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University

Dr. Ayman Rahmani

• Senior Consultant; Neonatology General Secretary, GCC Neonatal Society

Dr. Aisha ElDahery

• Assistant Dean for Professional Development College of Food and Agriculture, United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain, UAE.

Dr. Amal Al Tenaiji

• Metabolic Genetics Consultant, Division of Pediatrics Sheikh Khalifa Medical City, Abu Dhabi.

Dr. Dima AboSaleh

• Head of Nutrition Services Department in KFSHRC, KSA.

Dr. Fawaz ElRefaee

• Consultant Pediatric Gastroenterologist.

Dr. Hamad Al Hameli

• General pediatric and adolescent medicine and Allergy, Sheikh Khalifa Medical City in Abu Dhabi, UAE.

Dr. Jamal Jubeh

• Chairman of Pediatrics at Sheikh Khalifa Medical City in Abu Dhabi, UAE.

Dr. Jayachandran Panickar

• Division Head & Paediatric Pulmonologist at SKMC SEHA Research committee member, National disease Registry member, Abu Dhabi, UAE.

Prof. Joseph AlHaddad

• Professor of Pediatrics, Saint George University Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Balamand University Beirut Lebanon.

Dr. Junaid Khan

• Chief Of Service Pediatrics/Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Al-Rahba Hospital/ Johns Hopkins Int. Abu Dhabi, UAE .

Dr. Khalaf Gargary

• MB ChB DCH CABP MIIMA Assistant Professor of Pediatrics/ university of Duhok.

Dr. Khulood Walid Khawaja

• Consultant Paediatric & Adolescent Rheumatologist at Al-Mafraq Hospital in Abu Dhabi, UAE.

Dr. Laila Cheikh Ismail

• Assistant Professor of Nutrition at the University of Sharjah.

Dr. Malcolm Borg

• Division Chief Pediatric Emergency Department, Adult and Pediatric Emergency Medicine Consultant, Sheikh Khalifa Medical City, Abu Dhabi.

Dr. Martin Bitzan

• Pediatric Nephrology Consultant and Head Kidney Center of Excellence Al Jalila Children’s Hospital Dubai, U.A.E

Dr. Mohamed Almarzooqi

• Vascular & Neuro interventional radiologist working at Shaikh Khalifa Medical City, Abu Dhabi.

Dr. Mohamed Sulaiman

• Consultant of Pediatric Cardiology, Member of the American Academy of Pediatrics, the American College of Cardiology.

Prof. Mortada El-Shabrawi

• Emeritus Professor of Paediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University.

Dr. Nader Fasseh

• Professor of Pediatrics, Head of Respiratory and Allergy Unit, Head of Bronchology Subunit, Faculty of Medicine, Alexandria University, Egypt.

Dr. Nawal ElKaabi

• Consultant Pediatric Infectious Diseases Chief Medical Officer, Sheikh Khalifa Medical City, AbuDhabi, UAE

Dr. Omar Ismail

Consultant Paediatric Neurologist & Paediatric Neurology Division Chief Sheikh Khalifa medical City, Abu Dhabi, UAE

Prof. Raid M R Umran

• Head of pediatrics department, university of Kufa.

Prof. Sanaa Youssef

• Professor of Pediatrics and clinical Nutrition, Faculty of Medicine, Ain-Shams University, Egypt President of Arab Society of Pediatric Clinic Nutrition.

Dr. Sara Hallaj

• Clinical Dietitian at Sheikh Khalifa Medical City.

Dr. Sareea Al Remeithi

• Chief, Consultant Pediatric Endocrinologist.

Dr. Yasser Wali

• Professor, Child Health Department College of Medicine and the Hospital, Sultan Qaboos University.

Dr. Wajeeh Al-Dekhail

• Consultant, Pediatric Gastroenterology & Hepatology Chairman, Director, Pediatric Research Unit, King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Dr. Wafaa ElAyesh

• Director of Clinical Nutrition Department, Clinical Support Services Sector, Dubai Health Authority.

Dr. Zubida Elismaili

• Division Head of the Pediatric Nephrology Division at SKMC, Abu Dhabi, UAE.