The 7th International Genetic Disorders Conference

Nov 2018

About the Conference

The overarching theme of conference program is to bring together the genetics, rare diseases and epigenetics community together, in the UAE and facilitate knowledge exchange, sharing learnings and facilitate discussions between all stakeholders. The two day program will include the comprehensive range of topic areas. In addition to over 40 scientific sessions, there will be a unique opportunity for the scientific experts to interact with the larger community of the UAE. Every day, a series of interactive, informative and learning sessions, on epigenetics, prevention, lifestyle, and health will be offered by experts and educators.

Venue /Confirmed

Park Hyatt, Dubai U.A.E

UAEGDA role

Co-Organizer

UAEGDA positioning

Organized under the patronage His Highness Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan

Co-organizers/ Partners

Etihad Abu Dhabi
Investment Holding Group

SPEAKERS

Dr. Abdullah Al Ali Consultant, Geriatric Medicine & Chairman, Scientific Committee, Abu Dhabi Geriatric Conference, Zayed Military Hospital

Dr. Aysha Ali Ahmed Al Mehri President, Emirates Nursing Association, UAE

Dr. Erol Baysal Consultant & Head of Molecular Genetics, Genetics Center Department of Pathology and Genetics, Dubai Health Authority, Dubai Consultant, Non communicable Diseases, MOHAP, UAE

Dr. Fahem Al Nuaimi CEO, Ankabut UAE

Dr. Fatima Al Jasmi Assistant Professor of Pediatric, Faculty of Medicine and Health Science, UAE University, Al Ain, UAE

Dr. Fatme Al Anouti Assistant Dean for Student Affairs, College of Natural and Health Sciences, Zayed University

Dr. Gowri Ramanathan Associate Chief Medical Officer King’s College Hospital London, UAE

Dr. Habiba Alsafar Assistant Professor, Khalifa University of Science, Technology & Research, Biomedical Department, Abu Dhabi, UAE

Dr. Ibrahim Hachim Member of the Teaching and Examination Committee, RAK Medical University

Dr. Ibtihal Fadhli Board Member, Global NCD Alliance

Dr. Kamal Khazanehdari Head of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Central Veterinary Research Laboratory

Dr. M. Azzam Kayasseh Specialist Gastroenterologist,

Dr. Kayasseh Medical Clinic, Dubai, UAE

Dr. Mahmoud Marashi Consultant Haematologist, Mediclinic City Hospital, Dubai

Dr. Mahmoud Yaseen Hachim Lecturer, Medical Microbiology Department, RAK Medical and Health Sciences University

Dr. Majd Dameh Assistant Professor and Clinical Chair, Fatima College of Health Science, Abu Dhabi, UAE

Dr. Mohadditha Al Hashimi Director & Executive Dean, Health Science Programs, Sharjah Women’s College at Higher Colleges of Technology

Dr. Mohamed Al-Sayegh Research Assistant Professor, (Research Fellow), Biology Division, New York University Abu Dhabi (NYUAD)

Dr. Rawad Abou Assaleh Pharmacist, Independent Consultant

Dr. Rifat Hamoudi Associate Professor in Cellular and Computational Medicine, University of Sharjah

Dr. Taif Sabah Nafa Al Sarraj Chief of Clinical Support Services, Tawam Hospital

Dr. Wail Al Samawi CEO, Dow Diagnostics FZ-LLC

Dr. Youssef Idaghdour Assistant Professor of Biology, Biology Department, Division of Science and Mathematics, New York University Abu Dhabi (NYUAD)

Saba Habibollah Clinical Director(Center for Safety & Health and Diagnostic Genome Analysis), Iranian Hospital, Dubai, UAE

Sara Sorrell Consultant, Preventive Medicine and Genetics, Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, UAE

Karam Adnan Fadhli Integrative Consultant Psychiatrist, UAE Anubhav

Anusha Founder, Clinical Director & Global CEO, UAE