The Dubai Health Authority is hosting the Dubai Health Forum from January 21st - 22nd, 2019. This forum is in line with Dubai's 2016 - 2021 ambitious strategic goals, which focuses on transforming Dubai into the chosen destination for healthcare treatment and tourism. Dubai has world class infrastructure in healthcare and is equipped with the medical facilities and services, and investment opportunities that are in line with the goals of the Government and compete with modern international standards. These facilities and services are commissioned to help Dubai and UAE achieve happiness and satisfaction amongst its residents.
The Dubai Health Authority is honoured to be hosting the Dubai Health Forum under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai. His Highness Sheikh Mohammad's patronage will contribute to the success of the forum, as it has attracted medical experts, scientists, doctors and researchers to take part in the conference.
The Authority welcomes healthcare & community experts who are taking part in the forum with the firm belief that they will start fruitful discussions around important subjects in the healthcare that revolve around innovation, technology and investment opportunities.
We hope to achieve a happy and healthy society that exceeds expectation, which is why we are hosting the Dubai Health Forum and invite our partners from different specialties to take part in this thought leading conversation. This forum provides experts & thought leaders with a platform to exchange ideas that contribute in emphasizing our goals, i.e. a better future for us all.
I look forward to welcoming you to Dubai Health Forum 2019
His Excellency Humaid Al Qutami
Director General of the Dubai Health authority
The Dubai Health Authority is honoured to be hosting the Dubai Health Forum under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammad bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai. The vision for DHF is to create a high-profile outcome based healthcare conversation that includes ideas, innovation, research and education and to help solve tomorrows health care challenges as a nation and worldwide.
The Dubai Health Forum is an annual gathering for healthcare leaders, professionals and the community and was first introduced in 2016. It serves as a momentous stepping stone on Dubai's journey to becoming a global pacesetter in innovative healthcare and brings together a myriad of highly respected decision makers, ministerial leaders, industry experts, award winners, inventors, innovators and institutions and organizations representing the wide spectrum of healthcare. The forum will be held at the Dubai World Trade Center, Sheikh Rashid Hall from the 21st to the 22nd of January 2019.
This year, Dubai Health Forum adds another triumph to its already prestigious existence by introducing its first ever Health Hackathon; Dubai Health Hack which will be a part of the 2-day forum this year.
Global Health Services; A Push and Pull Analysis
Healthcare and Insurance
Healthcare Spending Trajectories
Universal Health Care Funding
Technology & Innovation
Digital Health and Robotics
Electronic Data Management and Analysis
The Internet of Things
Patient Centred Healthcare
Futuristic Stakeholder Analysis; A Healthcare Perspective
Public Health Awareness; Vaccinations and Immunization
Supporting Innovative Healthcare
Systematic Interventions in Healthcare
Human Capital in health
Expanding Work-Based Learning Opportunities in Healthcare
Future Jobs in Healthcare
Healthy Education and Lifestyle Programs: Transforming Healthcare Throughout the Community.
Community Health; Preparing the Leaders of Tomorrow
The Health Capacity Plan
Dubai Health Forum will take place on 15th and 16thJan 2019 - Second Edition- held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President, Prime Minister of the UAE, Ruler of Dubai.
The forum is a momentous stepping stone on Dubai's journey to become a global pacesetter in innovative healthcare, and will bring together highly respected decision makers, health practitioners, international guest speakers, industry experts, multinational corporates and innovators launching next-generation, game-changing technologies.
Chairman of the Supreme Council of Health, Chairman of the National Health Regulatory Authority, Bahrain
Assistant to the Director-General for Strategy and Innovation, Prime Ministers Office, UAE
Secretary General of Dubai Sports Council
Lebanese Artist and Influencer
Executive Director of The Emirates Center for Strategic Studies and Research
CEO AirHealth care
Former Executive Chairman of Genomics England
Chairman of the Department of Genetics at KFSHRC, Genomics Saudi Arabia
Head of National Center for Research in Human Genomics National Genomics Program- France
Deputy Director of Employment Labour & Social affairs at OECD
Head of Middle East and Africa, GAVI Alliance
Lead Health Specialist and Program Leader for Human Development at The World Bank
Chief Technology Officer, IBM Blockchain
Quantum Computing Lead at USRA
CEO Health regulation at Dubai Health Authority
CEO, Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi
Health Innovation Advisory
Principal Consultant at Philips Healthcare, UAE
senior VP Healthcare & Life science at Frost & Sullivan
Chief Innovation Officer, Director Strategy and Future Department
Chair of Fair Game Australia
Founder of Jayaashree Industries, India
Health Innovation Advisory
Managing Director Dubai, Advention Business Partners
"Director of Public Health Protection Department, DHC, DHA"
"Strategic Planning Specialist, DHA"
Director, Dental Services Department, DHA
Clinical Genomics Specialist Dubai Genetics Centre, DHA
Chancellor, Gulf Medical University
Director of Health Operation, DHA
Business Lead and Co-Founder, Addenda
Manager, Advention Business Partners
Program Lead for Mental Health Strategic Programs, DHA
Founding Director, Sanitation Africa
CEO and Founder, Pharma V-gate
Senior Consultant, IBM Watson Health, UAE
Public Partnerships and Impact Strategy Consultant, Wellthy Therapeutics
Project lead and Co-Founder, Addenda
Co Founder and CEO, Dhonor Healthtech
Dubai - the exotic jewel of the United Arab Emirates; Bordered by deserts and beaches, Dubai provides stark contrasts, from intriguing Islamic culture to the ultra-modern, high-tech metropolis of the 21st century. The city is a magnificent expression of an incredible vision and an uncompromising statement of success and opportunity ... Dubai has something for everyone, from vacationers seeking a relaxing break away from the pressures of work, to business travellers looking for a new exciting experience. The emirate is an international conference, exhibition and leisure destination.