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HIMSS Middle East Summit

February 20, 2017 — 10:00AM EST - 12:30PM EST


Cost: $75

Connecting Leaders Across the Middle East to Advance Quality Healthcare at the HIMSS Annual Conference. HIMSS presents the leadership of national and regional HIT projects at the largest global HIT event of the year. The second annual HIMSS Middle East Summit at HIMSS Annual Conference will convene leaders from the UAE Ministry of Health, Dubai Health Authority, Health Authority of Abu Dhabi and the Ministries of Health of Saudi Arabia and Qatar as well as Hamad Medical Corporation for a report out on their progress to drive in-patient and as well as nation-wide healthcare transformation.


TimeSession Description
10:00 am - 10:15 amCarina Edwards, Senior Vice President, Customer Experience Imprivata
10:15 am - 11:20 am

Smart Hospital Developments

Roundtable Leaders:
Dr. Andrew Svetly, MD, Senior VP, CMIO, and Senior Medical Director at Florida Hospital
Ms. Mubaraka Mubarak Ali Ibrahim, Director Health Information Systems Department, Ministry of Health, UAE
Ms. Amani Al Jasmi, IT Director Dubai Health Authority, UAE
Dr Melissa Ling

11:20 am - 11:30 amHealth Information Exchange Business Models
11:30 am - 12:30 pmHealth Information Exchange in the UAE

Roundtable Leaders:
Ali Juma AlAjme, Information Technology Department Director, Ministry of Health & Prevention, UAE
Dr. Osama El Hassan, Head of eHealth Section, Health Policy and Strategy Sector, DHA, UAE
Ali Mohamed Al Ali, Director of Information Technology, Health Authority Abu Dhabi, UAE


Clinical Engineering Professional
Clinical Informaticists
Emerging Professional
First Time Attendee
IT Professional
Management Engineer and Process Improvement Prof.
Nurse, CNO, CNIO
Physician, CMO, CMIO
Public Health Practitioner
Senior IT Executive


in health and IT meet.