SPEAKERS

Ayesha Salem Al Dhaheri
Associate Professor / Department Chairperson
Department of Nutrition and Health
United Arab Emirates University
Christina Nieuwoudt
Dietetician
Life Groenkloof Hospital
Pretoria, South Africa
Julia Crilly
RN, MEmergN(Hons), PhD

Professor of Emergency Care
Griffith University, Australia
Ameera Mohammed Aldossary
Director of Nursing Saudisation, Practice, Education and Research
King Fahad Specialist Hospital, KSA
Jawad Hashim
Associate Professor
Department of Family Medicine
Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
UAE University
Kavita Bhalekar
Group Nursing Director
NMC Healthcare
Ng Wai Khuan
Control of Infection Manager
Mafraq Hospital, Abu Dhabi
Farah Asghar
Consultant Obstetrician and Gynecologist
Mafraq Hospital, Abu Dhabi
Sharon E. Barrett
Co-Investigator of a major study
Zayed University
Ludmilla F. Wikkeling Scott
Principal Investigator
Major study examining patterns of health literacy and health care utilization
Jennifer Jean Williams
Clinical Resource Nurse (Admin)
Sheikh Khalifa Medical City, Abu Dhabi
Mohammad Mahmoud Saleh
RN- OCN, MPH

Nurse Manager, Adult Oncology/ Hematology Unit
Tawam Hospital, Abu Dhabi
Mustafa Afifi
Ras al-Khaimah Medical and Health Sciences University
Dr Ahmad Aboshaiqah
RN, PhD.

Associate professor,
Chair, Saudi Nursing Scientific Board
Dean, College of Nursing
King Saud University
Abbas Abdul Hassan
Senior Quality Officer and Nursing Officer
Sheikh Khalifa Medical City, Abu Dhabi
Alaa Ahmad
Senior Nursing Quality Coordinator
Sheikh Khalifa Medical City, Abu Dhabi
Nabeel Al-Yateem
Ph.D., RN

Assistant Professor, Department of Nursing
University of Sharjah
Amal Hassan Adem Hassan
Registered Staff Nurse , Obstetrics and Gynecology Ward
Al-Rahba Hospital
Amelandria Sotero
AHS CDC REGISTERED NURSE
Baniyas Clinic, Abu Dhabi
Ana Katrina V. Antonio
Staff Nurse
Al Rahba Hospital Abu Dhabi, UAE
Anita Van Niekerk
Staff Nurse
Al Rahba Hospital Abu Dhabi, UAE
Anju Chittamadathil
Staff Nurse
Ambulatory Health
Annie John Kalarickal PhD
Supervisor Clinical Dietitian
MZH
Jessymol Kuruvila
Senior Charge Nurse
Al Ain HospitaL
Arwa Oweis
RN, DNSc

Regional Adviser for Nursing, Midwifery and Allied Health Personnel
Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean (EMRO)
Ruqaya Alqatawneh
Lab Technicain
Fatima College of Health Sciences in the western region of Abu Dhabi
Sri Harsha Tatineni
Team Lead/Senior Registered Respiratory Therapist Al Rahba Hospital, Abu Dhabi