Under the patronage of :

H.H. Sheikh Hamdan Bin Rashid Al Maktoum

Deputy Ruler of Dubai, UAE Minister of Finance, President of the Dubai Health Authority

committees

Committees

Course Directors

Walid Saliba, MD

Director, Atrial fibrillation Center
Associate Director, Cardiac Pacing and Electrophysiology
Heart and Vascular Institute
Cleveland Clinic, Ohio, USA

Joseph Maalouf, MD

Professor of Medicine
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Consultant, Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal Medicine
Director, Interventional Echocardiography
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA



US Organizing Committee

Wael Jaber, MD

Director of Cardiac Imaging Core Lab and Center
for Advanced Ischemic
Heart Disease, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine
Section of Cardiovascular Imaging, Heart and Vascular Institute
Cleveland Clinic, Ohio, USA

Sudhir Kushwaha, MD

Professor of Medicine
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Consultant, Cardiovascular Diseases
and Internal Medicine
Medical Director, Cardiac Transplant and LVAD
Program, Mayo Clinic, Rochester-Minnesota, USA

UAE Organizing Committee

Obaid AlJassim, MD

Cardiology & Cardiothoracic
Surgery Centre Dubai Hospital
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Nooshin Bazargani, MD

Board member of Emirates Cardiac Society
Board member of World Heart Federation
Consultant Cardiologist ,Dubai Hospital Deputy Head of Dubai Heart Center,
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Murat Tuzcu, MD

Chief Academic Officer
Abu-Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

UAE Host Committee – Emirates Cardiac Society

Abdullah Shehab, MD

MBChB DipMEd MMEd PhD CCST FACP FRCP FESC FACC FSCAI
President Emirates Cardiac Society
Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine
Chair of internal medicine and Cardiology fellowship committee for Arab Board, UAE
University, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates

Wael Adbulrahman Al Mahmeed, MD

Board member of Emirates Cardiac Society
Chief of cardiology
Medical Affairs, Sheikh Khalifa Medical City
Abu Dhabi Health Authority, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Alawi Alsheikh-Ali, MD

Consultant Cardiologist & Electrophysiologist
Sheikh Khalifa Medical City
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Fahad Omar Ahmed S. Baslaib, MD

Consultant Cardiologist and Head of Cardiology Unit
Rashid Hospital, Dubai Health Authority
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Abdulmajeed Al Zubaidi, MD

Consultant Interventional Cardiologist
Chief Medical Officer
Sheihk Khalifa Medical Center
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates