Patient Safety Conference

Theme: ‘A holistic approach to do no harm’

24 - 25 October 2019

  12 CME Credits


Activity Director and Conference Chair:

Dr Samer Ellahham, Regional Chair, Middle East, Patient Safety Movement Foundation, Senior Cardiovascular Consultant, Heart and Vascular Institute, Cleveland Clinic Caregiver, Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, UAE


  • Dr Abdalla Ibrahim, Adjunct Business Faculty, Geneva Business School, Bahrain, Healthcare Quality Consultant, Managing Director, Smart Management Consultancy, Manama, Bahrain
  • Adeeb Al Blooshi, Child Prodigy and Young Emirati Inventor, Abu Dhabi, UAE
  • Dr Arif Al Nooryani, CEO, Al Qassimi Hospital, UAE Ministry of Health, Sharjah, UAE
  • Dr Asfa Nishat Hafiz, Clinical Risk and Safety Manager, Corporate Total Quality Division, Abu Dhabi Health Services Company – SEHA, Abu Dhabi, UAE
  • Dr Asma Al Mannaei, Director, Healthcare Quality Division, Abu Dhabi Department of Health, Abu Dhabi, UAE
  • Dr David B. Nash, Modern Healthcare's List of Most Powerful Persons in Healthcare, Founding Dean Emeritus and the Dr Raymond C. and Doris N. Grandon Professor of Health Policy, Jefferson College of Population Health (JCPH), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Faisal Ibrahim, Director, Quality Assurance, National Reference Laboratory, Abu Dhabi, UAE
  • Dr Flevy Lasrado, Discipline Leader - Quality Management, Faculty of Business, University of Wollongong in Dubai, Dubai, UAE
  • Dr Ghanim Kashwani, Post-Doctoral Associate in Civil Engineering, New York University Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, UAE
  • Prof Mahi El Tehewy, Professor of Public Health, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt
  • Dr Maya Mallat Yassine, Group Quality Director, Abu Dhabi Health Services Company, Abu Dhabi, UAE
  • Dr Malathi Arshanapalai, Group Chief Medical Officer & Group Chief Quality Officer - Medical Services & Quality, Aster DM Healthcare, Dubai, UAE
  • Dr Mecit Can Emre Simsekler, Assistant Professor, Industrial & Systems Engineering, Khalifa University, Abu Dhabi, UAE
  • Dr Michael Ramsay, Chairman of the Board – 2020, Patient Safety Movement Foundation, Chairman, Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Management, Baylor University Medical Center, President, Baylor Scott & White Research Institute, Dallas, Texas, USA
  • Dr Mohamed Abuelkhair, CEO, Health & Style Medical Center, Abu Dhabi, UAE
  • Dr Mohaymen Abdelghany, CEO, Al Zahra Hospital, Dubai, UAE
  • Dr Mondher Letaief, Regional Adviser, Quality and Safety, Integrated Service Delivery Team, Department of Health System Development, World Health Organization – EMRO, Cairo, Egypt
  • Dr Muna Tahlak, CEO, Latifa Hospital for Women and Children, Dubai, UAE
  • Dr Rola Hammoud, Chief Quality Officer, Clemenceau Medical Centre, Founder & President, LSQSH – Lebanese Society for Quality and Safety in Healthcare, Beirut, Lebanon
  • Dr Shazia Irfan, Director Quality, Risk Management, HealthPlus Medical Services Network, Abu Dhabi, UAE
  • Dr Taghreed Abu-Salim, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Business, University of Wollongong in Dubai, Dubai, UAE
  • Prof Tawfik Khoja, Professor of Public Health, Imperial College, London, Family and Community Medicine Consultant, General Secretary, Arab Hospital Federation, Riyadh, KSA
  • Dr Wissam Abdul-Hadi, Chief Quality Officer, NMC Royal Cluster, NMC Royal Hospital, Abu Dhabi, UAE
  • Dr Zakaria Zaki Al Attal, Senior Consultant, International Accreditation & Organizational Development, Director of Clinical Quality & Healthcare Accreditation Department, UAE Ministry of Health and Prevention, Dubai, UAE