Scientific Committee

Feras Bader
Chair – Conference Scientific Committee, Vice Chairman – Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Chairman – Heart Failure Working Group of Emirates Cardiac Society, Director – Section of Heart Failure and Transplant,
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi,
UAE

Emin Murat Tuzcu
Professor of Medicine,
Chairman – Heart and Vascular Institute,
Chief Academic Officer,
Cleveland Clinic Ohio,
UAE

Randall Starling
Professor Of Medicine,
Cleveland Clinic Ohio,
Immediate Past President – HFSA,
US

Abdulmajeed Al Zubaidi
Consultant Interventional Cardiologist
President, Emirates Cardiac Society
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Firas Albadarin
Staff Physician, Cardiology, Heart & Vascular Institute
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi

Bassam Atallah
Pharmacotherapy Specialist-Cardiology
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi
UAE

Nizar Attallah
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi
Transplant Nephrologist, Medical Subspecialties Institute
United Arab Emirates

Hussam Ghalib
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi
Staff Physician, Cardiology, Heart & Vascular Institute
United Arab Emirates

Hadi Skouri
American University of Beirut Medical Center
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine-Cardiology and a Heart Failure Specialist
Lebanon

Mohamed El-Harari
Consultant Cardiologist
Tawam Hospital, AlAin
United Arab Emirates

Organizing committee

Wael Almahmeed
Consultant Cardiologist, Heart and Vascular Institute, Clinical Associate Professor
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates University
Scientific Committe Chairperson, Emirates Cardiac Society
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Fahad Alsindi
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi
Staff Physician, Cardiology, Heart & Vascular Institute
United Arab Emirates

Richard Ferrer
Advanced Heart Failure and
Transplant Nurse Coordinator
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi
UAE

Medhat Soliman
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi
Associate Staff Physician, Cardiology, Heart & Vascular Institute
United Arab Emirates

Juwairia Tahir
Consultant Cardiologist, Rashid Hospital
Vice President, Emirates Cardiac Society
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Hussien Heshmat Kassem
Consultant and Head Cardiology Department,
Fujairah Hospital
UAE

Safaa Almohdar
Consultant Cardiologist
Zayed Military Hospital
UAE

Nooshin Bazargani
Consultant Cardiologist, Dubai Hospital
Head of Prevention Working Group, Emirates Cardiac Society
Dubai, United Arab Emirates