CHAIRMAN & CO-CHAIRMAN

MOHAMED SALAH
Conference Chairman
Professor of Cardiology, Suez Canal University
Head of Cardiology Unit, Kalba Hospital
United Arab Emirates

HANI SABBOUR
Co-Chairman
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi
Consultant Cardiologist/Electrophysiologist
United Arab Emirates

LEGENDARY SPEAKERS

EUGENE BRAUNWALD
Chairman
TIMI Study
Group at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Professor, Harvard Medical School
United States

PETER LIBBY
President
International Atherosclerosis Society
Cardiovascular Specialist
Brigham and Womens Hospital
Mallinckrodt Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
United States

INTERNATIONAL SPEAKERS

EMMANOUIL S. BRILAKIS
Director-Center for Complex Coronary Interventions
Chairmain- Center for Coronary Artery Disease
Minneapolis Heart Institute
United States

JAN STEFFAL
Senior Consultant
Electrophysiology and Cardiac Devices
Professor of Cardiology
University of Zurich
Chair
EHRA Education Committee
Switzerland

ROBERT P. GIUGLIANO
Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Cardiovascular Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
United States

MOHAMMED ZUBAID
President
Gulf Heart Association
Professor Medicine
Head of Cardiology
Kuwait University
Mubarak Al Kabeer Hospital
Kuwait

P.C. MANORIA
Senior Interventional
Cardiologist/ Director
Manoria Heart & Critical Care Hospital
India

INTERNATIONAL ARTHEROSCLEROSIS SOCIETY (IAS)

RAUL D. SANTOS
Associate Professor
Director
Lipid Clinic Heart Institute (InCor)
University of Sao Paulo Medical School Hospital
Brazil

KHALID AL RASADI
President
Oman Society of Lipid and Atherosclerosis (OSLA)
Director
Medical Research Center
Sultan Qaboos University
Oman

WORLD HYPERTENSION LEAGUE (WHL)

BADER ALMUSTAFA
Middle East Regional Director
World Hypertension League (WHL)
Consultant of Family Medicine & Primary Care
Saudi Arabia

GIAFRANCO PARATI
Secretary General
World Hypertension League
Honorary Professor
Cardiovascular Medicine
University of Milano-Bicocca
Italy

PAUL WHELTON
President-elect
World Hypertension League
Show Chwan Chair
Global Public Health
Tulane University Health Sciences Center
United States

TAWFIK KHALID ALBASSAM
Consultant In Internal Medicine
Clinical Hypertension Specialist
Deputy head
Saudi Hypertension Management Society (SHMS)
Saudi Arabia

REGIONAL FACULTY

NOOSHIN BAZARGANI
Consultant Cardiologist
Dubai Hospital
Head of Prevention Working Group
Emirates Cardiac Society
United Arab Emirate

HUSSEIN HESHMAT
Consultant Interventional Cardiology
Zulekha Hospital
United Arab Emirates

AMRISH AGARWAL
Senior Cardiology Consultant
Fujairah Hospital
United Arab Emirates