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Faculty

Abdullah Shehab
Department of Internal Medicine
Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
United Arab Emirates University
and Consultant Interventional Cardiologist
at Al Ain and Al Noor Hospitals
UAE

Abdulla Alhajiri
UAE
Abdullah Al-Naeemi
Assistant Professor UAE Medical School
Consultant Cardiologist and Head of Cardiology Department Zayed Military Hospital
UAE

Abdulmajid Al Zubaidi
Sheikh Khalifa Medical City
UAE
Abdul Rahman Al Blooshi
Consultant CardioVascular Surgeon,
Chief of Surgery
Zayed Military Hospital
UAE
Adel Khalifa
Consultant Cardiologist & Interventional Cardiac Electrophysiologist
Bahrain Defence Force Hospital
Mohammed bin Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa Cardiac Centre
Bahrain
Afzal Yusufali
Professor and Consultant Physician/Cardiologist
Dubai Health Authority / Dubai Medical College
UAE
Ahmad Salah Hersi
Professor of Cardiac Sciences
Consultant Electrophysiologist
Head, Cardiac Sciences Department
King Fahad Cardiac Center
King Saud University
KSA
Ahmad Edris, MD, FACC, FSCAI
Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine
Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University
Heart & Vascular Institute, Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi
UAE
Ahmed Alkamali
Consultant Paediatric Cardiologist
Dubai Hospital
Dubai Health Authority
Government of Dubai
UAE
Ahmed Magdy
Head Unit Cardiology, Head CME, National Heart Institute, Cairo Chairman COMBATMI Program, EAZI Course
SCAI International& Membership Committee
Program Director Egyptian Fellowship Board of Cardiology and Intervention Cardiology
Secretary of EgIC (Egyptian Working Group of Interventional Cardiology)
Egypt
Ahmed Mohamed Reda Ali Taha
Adult Cardiac & Transplant Intensive Care
Institute of Critical Care Medicine
Sheikh Khalifa Medical City
UAE

Ahmed Siddiqi
UAE

Alawi Alsheikh-Ali
President, Emirates Cardiac Society
Chairman and Consultant Cardiologist
and Cardiac Electrophysiologist
Institute of Cardiac Sciences
Sheikh Khalifa Medical City
UAE
Alessandro Salustri
Cardiology Consultant
Cardiac Sciences Department
Sheikh Khalifa Medical City
UAE
Amrish Agrawal
Consultant Cardiologist
Fujairah Hospital, Fujairah, UAE
Assistant Professor of Medicine, RAK Health Sciences University
Vice President, Emirates Chapter of CSI
Andreas Zirlik
Department of Cardiology and Angiology I
Heart Center Freiburg University
Germany
Antonio Maria Calafiore
Director, Department of Adult Cardiac Surgery
Prince Sultan Cardiac Canter
KSA
Arif Al Mulla
Head of Cardiology
Dubai Hospital
UAE
Arif Al Nooryani
Consultant Interventional Cardiologist
Chief Executive Office & Head of
Cardiology, Al Qassimi Hospital Sharjah
UAE
Bassam Albaba
Consultant of Interventional Cardiology,
Al Qasaimi Hospital, Sharjah
Vice President of Syrian Society of Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery
Examiner at Arab Board of Specialties of Internal Medicine and Cardiology
Consultant of Internal Medicine and Cardiology and Interventional Cardiology,
Damascus University Hospital
UAE
Bassem Mora
Consultant Physician
Division of Paediatric Cardiac Surgery
Institute of Cardiac Sciences
Sheikh Khalifa Medical City
UAE
Bjorn Dahlof
Associate Professor of Medicine
Department of Cardiovascular Medicine
University of Gothenburg
Sweden
Bradley P. Knight
Director of Cardiac Electrophysiology
Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute of Northwestern Professor of
Medicine Feinberg School of Medicine Northwestern University
USA
Carlos A. Mestres
Staff Physician - Consultant Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgeon
Heart & Vascular Institute
Cleveland Clinic, Abu Dhabi
UAE

Cother Hajat
UAE
Emile Bacha
Chief, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery
New York-Presbyterian / Columbia University Medical Center
Director, Paediatric Cardiac Surgery
Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital of New York-Presbyterian
USA
Fahad Baslaib
Head of Cardiology Department
Rashid Hospital
UAE

Fuad Abdulgader
Head of Cardiology
Deputy Director
Mohamed Alkhalifa Cardiac Center
Bahrain

Feras Badr
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
Section of Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant
University of Utah School of Medicine
Director, Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant
Dabbous Cardiac Center- Kuwait

Frank Merkle
Germany
Ghazi Radaideh
Associate Professor DMC, Consultant Cardiologist
Rashid Hospital
UAE
Gianluca Pontone
Cardiologist and Radiologist
Clinical Cardiology Unit
Department of Cardiovascular Imaging
Director of MR Unit
Deputy Director of Cardiovascolar CT Unit
Centro Cardiologico Monzino, IRCCS
Italy

Gunnar Svensson
Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon
Dept. of Cardiovascular Surgery
Sahlgrenska University Hospital
Sweden
Habib Ebrahim Al Tarief
Head of Cardiovascular Surgery
Mohammed bin Khalifa Al Khalifa Cardiac Centre
Bahrain Defence Force Hospital
Bahrain

Habib Gamra
Head of Cardiology A Department
Fattouma Bourguiba University Hospital
Tunisia

Haitham Amin
Bahrain
Haitham Talo
Senior Consultant
Adjunct Staff, Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Chief, Division of Paediatric Cardiology
Cardiac Sciences Department
Sheikh Khalifa Medical City
UAE
Hani Sabbour
Consultant Cardiologist and Electrophysiologist
Clinical Professor of Cardiology
Cardiology Department
Sheikh Khalifa Medical Center
UAE
Hosam Zaky
Consultant Cardiologist
Dubai Health Authority (Dubai Hospital)
UAE

Husam Houda
Consultant Chairman of Medicine
Division Head of Cardiology - Internal Medicine
Tawam Hospital
UAE
Iain B Squire
Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine,
University of Leicester & Honorary Consultant Physician,
University Hospitals of Leicester UK

Ibrahim Rashdan
Kuwait
James D. Thomas
Director, Center for Heart Valve Disease
Director, Academic Affairs
Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute
Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Professor of Medicine
Northwestern University
Lead Scientist for Ultrasound, NASA
Past-President, American Society of Echocardiography
USA
Johannes Bonatti
Chief, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Cleveland Clinic, Abu Dhabi
UAE

Juma Aldhaheri
UAE

Khalid Alfaraidi
Qatar

Khalid Almuti
Consultant Cardiologist and Cardiac Electrophysiologist
Heart & Vascular Institute
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi
UAE
Laszlo Kiraly
Paediatric Cardiac Surgeon
Sheikh Khalifa Medical City
UAE

Luis Guzman
USA
Magdi Tofeig
Consultant Paediatric Cardiologist
Sheikh Khalifa Medical Centre
UAE

Malaika Mendonca
Division Chief Cardiac PICU
ECMO Program Director
Sheikh Khalifa Medical City
UAE

Mohamed Hamdan
Consultant Paediatric Cardiologist
Clinical Prof. of Paediatrics, UAE University
Co-founder & Shareholder
KidsHeart: American Fetal& Children's Heart Center
Dubai Healthcare City
UAE

Mohamed Sobhy
Professor of Cardiology,Alexandria University
Chairman of ICC Hospital,Alexandria
Past President of the Egyptian Society of Cardiology
Member of EAPCI Int.Affairs &National Societies committee
Member of TCT Advisory Board,
CardioAlex Chairman
Governor of ACC Chapter in Egypt
SFL Egypt Champion
Egypt

Mohammad Daud Khan
Consultant Congenital Cardiac Catheter Intervention
Paediatric & Adult Congenital Heart
Sheikh Khalifa Medical City
Cleveland Clinic
UAE
Mohammed Al Houqani
Assistant Professor &Consultant of Internal Medicine, Respirology and Sleep Medicine
Assistant Dean for Education & Academic Affairs
College of Medicine and Health Sciences
UAE University

Mohammed Almukhaini
Oman

Mohammed Almutairi
Kuwait

Mohammed Balghith
KSA
Mohammed Khan
Consultant and Chief Interventional Cardiologist (Paed& GUCH)
Sheikh Khalifa Medical City, Abu Dhabi
UAE

Mohammed Kurdi
KSA
Mouaz Al-Mallah
Associate Professor of Medicine, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
Consultant Cardiologist and Division Head, Cardiac Imaging
King Abdul-Aziz Cardiac Center
King Abdul-Aziz Medical City (Riyadh)
Ministry of National Guard - Health Affairs
KSA
Muayyad Mohammad Hussein
Senior Charge Nurse/ECMO Coordinator
Sheikh Khalifa Medical City
UAE
Najib Al-Rawahi
Senior Consultant Cardiologist & Invasive
Adult Cardiac Eletrophysiologist
The Royal Hospital
Oman

Nooshin Bazargani
Board Member, Emirates Cardiac Society
Consultant Cardiologist
Dubai Hospital
UAE
Olivier Jegaden
Staff Cardiac Surgeon
Heart and Vacular Institute
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi
UAE

Omar Altamimi
Qatar
Omar K. Hallak
Consultant Interventional Cardiologist
Chief, Interventional Cardiology Dept.
American Hospital
UAE
Omer Elhag
Consultant Physician
Medical Affairs
Sheikh Khalifa Medical City
UAE
Pradeepkumar C Pillai
Senior Clinical Perfusionist
Dubai Hospital, Dubai Health Authority
UAE
Pradeep Kumar Gupta
Consultant Cardiologist
Saif & IBHO Hospital,RAK,UAE
Professor and Associate Dean
RAK Medical & Health Sciences University
President Emirates Chapter of C.S.I.
UAE
Raghib Ali
Director, Public Health Research Center, NYU Abu Dhabi.
Clinical Epidemiologist, University of Oxford.
Honorary Consultant Physician, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford
Ralph Marktanner
Consultant Critical Care
Division Chief
Adult Cardiac and Transplant Critical Care
Sheikh Khalifa Medical City
Managed by Cleveland Clinic
UAE
Ramesh Daggubati
Clinical Professor
Director, Interventional Cardiology Fellowship Program
Department of Cardiovascular Sciences
Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University
Director, Cardiac Catheterziation Laboratories
Co-Director, Cardiac Intensive Care Unit
East Carolina Heart Institute at Vidant Medical Center
USA
Ravi Nair
Chief, Cardiovascular Medicine, Heart and Vascular Institute
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi
UAE
Salem Alkaabi
Electrophysiologist and Interventional
Cardiologist, Zayed Military Hospital, Abu Dhabi
UAE
Samir Aljabbari
Consultant Interventional Cardiologist
Sheikh Khalifa Medical City
Abu Dhabi
UAE

Shahraban Abdulla
Consultant Paediatrician / Paediatric Cardiologist
Latifa Hospital
UAE
Sherif Bakir
Consultant Cardiology
Section Head of the Noninvasive Lab.
Sheikh Khalifa Medical City
UAE

Steven Griffin
Cardiothoracic Surgeon
The Heart Centre
The American Hospital
Sylvia Haas
Professor of Medicine
Technical University of Munich
Germany

Talib Majwal
UAE
Trudie Caroline Anne Lobban
Founder & CEO of STARS - (Syncope Trust And Reflex
anoxic Seizures) and STARS Inc./US
Founder & Trustee, Arrhythmia Alliance
Founder & CEO, AF Association
UK
Thar Elbaage
Consultant Cardiologist
Director of the Echo Lab
Al Mafraq Hospital, Abu Dhabi
UAE
Waleed Kadro
Consultant Interventional Cardiologist
Director: The Golden Center for Advanced
Cardiovascular Interventions, Academic
Cardiovascular Teaching and Clinical Research,
Damascus, Syria
Al-Takhassusi Hospital, Habib Medical Group
KSA

Zafar Khan
UAE
Ziyad M. Hijazi
Chief Medical Officer (Acting)
Clinical Chief, Department of Pediatrics,
Director, Sidra Cardiovascular Center of Excellence
Sidra Medical & Research Center
Qatar
&
James A. Hunter, MD, University Chair,
Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine
Rush University Medical Center
Chicago, IL
Zohair Al Halees
Advisor of Cardiovascular Services to the CEO
Senior Consultant, Cardiac Surgery Section
King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre
KSA