FEATURED
PRESENTERS

Abbas Raza, MD, FACE

Consultant Diabetologist

Shaukat Khanum Cancer Hospital & Research Center and National Hospital in Lahore

Lahore, Pakistan

Adriana Ioachimescu, MD

Professor of Medicine

Emory University School of Medicine

Atlanta, United States of America

Ahmed Hassoun, MD, FACE, FACP

Clinical Professor & Senior Consultant Endocrinologist

Fakeeh University Hospital

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Aisha Sheikh, FCPS, FACE

Consultant Endocrinologist

Aga Khan University

Karachi, Pakistan

Ali Alzahrani, MD, FACE

Consultant Endocrinologist, Professor of Medicine

King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre, Alfaisal University

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Aly B. Khalil, MD, FRCP, FACE

Consultant Diabetologist and Endocrinologist

Imperial College London Diabetes Center

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Amir Babiker

Saudi Arabia

Ashish Chintakuntlawar, MBBS, PhD

Chair, Division of Medical Oncology, Associate Professor and Consultant

Sheikh Shakhbout Medical City, Mayo Clinic

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Asma Deeb, MD

Consultant Pediatric Endocrinologist

Sheikh Shakhbout Medical City

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Assaad Eid, PhD

Associate Professor, Department of Anatomy Cell Biology and Physiological Sciences

American University of Beirut

Beirut, Lebanon

Barton Duell, MD

Professor of Medicine

Oregon Health & Science University

Oregon, United States of America

Diane Donegan, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

Indiana School of Medicine

Indiana, United States of America

Dolores Shoback, MD

Professor of Medicine

University of California San Francisco

San Francisco, California, United States of America

Ebaa Al-Ozairi, MRCP(UK), CCST, FACN

Consultant Endocrinologist and Nutritionist, Chief Medical Officer

Dasman Diabetes Institute

Kuwait City, Kuwait

Geoffrey Thompson, MD

Emeritus Professor of Surgery

Sheikh Shakhbout Medical City

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Jad Sfeir, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Mayo Clinic

Minnesota, United States of America

Jaime Almandoz, MD

Assistant Professor

UT Southwestern Medical Center

Texas, United States of America

Joanna Mitri, MD

Assistant Professor

Harvard Medical School

Boston, United States of America

Khadijah Hafidh, MD

Consultant Physician and Diabetologist

Rashid Hospital

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Khalid Al Waili, B.Sc., MD, FRCPC, DABCL

Consultant Clinical Biochemist & Lipidologist, Department of Clinical Biochemistry

Sultan Qaboos University Hospital

Muscat, Oman

Khalid Hussain, MBChB, MD, MRCP, MRCPCH, MSc

Professor of Pediatrics

Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar

Doha, Qatar

Kristien Boelaert, MD, PhD, FRCP

Professor of Endocrinology and Consultant Endocrinologist

University of Birmingham

Birmingham, United Kingdom

Maguy Chiha, MD

Consultant Endocrinologist

Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Maria Matar, MD

Associate Staff Physician, Endocrinology, Medical Subspecialties Institute

Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Maria Peris Celda, MD, PhD

Associate Professor in Neurosurgery and Otolaryngology

Mayo Clinic

Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America

Matthew Drake, MD, PhD

Consultant in the Division of Endocrinology, and Associate Professor of Medicine

Mayo Clinic

Minnesota, United States of America

Mohamed Hassanein, MB CHB, FRCP (Lon), FRCP (Edin), Mphil

Consultant Endocrinologist

Dubai Hospital

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Mona Nasrallah, MD

Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine

American University of Beirut

Beirut, Lebanon

Nasreen Alfaris, MD, MPH

Consultant Endocrinologist

King Fahad Medical City

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Rasha Hamza, MD

Professor of Pediatric Endocrinology

Ain Shams University

Egypt

S. Sethu Reddy, MD, MBA, FRCPC, FACP, MACE

Senior Associate Dean of Research

Central Michigan University College of Medicine

Mount Pleasant, Michigan, United States of America

Salem Beshyah, MBBCh, PhD, FRCP, FACP

Consultant Endocrinologist, Adjunct Professor

Yas Clinic Khalifa City, Dubai Medical College

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Samer El-Kaissi, MD

Consultant Endocrinologist

Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Sami Azar, MD, FACP

Professor of Medicine and Head of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

American University of Beirut

Beirut, Lebanon

Sarah Nadeem, MD, FACE, FACE

Assistant Professor of Endocrinology, Medicine

Aga Khan University

Karachi, Pakistan

Sonia Najjar, PhD

OHF John J. Kopchick Ph.D., Endowed Eminent Research Chair

Ohio University

Athens, Ohio, United States of America

Susan Samson, MD, PhD, FRCPC, FACE

Senior Associate Consultant, Endocrinology and Neurosurgery

Mayo Clinic

Minnesota, United States of America

Vinaya Simha, MBBS, MD

Consultant in the Division of Endocrinology, and Associate Professor, Department of Internal Medicine

Mayo Clinic

Minnesota, United States of America

W. Timothy Garvey, MD, FACE

Professor & Chair, Department of Nutrition Sciences

University of Alabama at Birmingham, School of Medicine

Alabama, United States of America

Zahid Ahmad

Associate Professor, Division of Endocrinology

UT Southwestern Medical Center

Dallas, Texas, United States of America