Supported by

International Society for Telemedicine & eHealth


Dubai Healthcare City Authority

European Medical Association


Healthcare organizations have been experiencing opportunities and challenges during the COVID-19 trying to mitigate and respond to the situation. Digital technology deployment including Telehealth has become one of the leading tools in the fight against this Pandemic.

We have created a series of webinars called the “Telehealth Majlis” that will give us updates on Telehealth Regulation and development during a pandemic and will establish a platform to exchange Telehealth experiences and best practices among the stakeholders of healthcare in the MENA region.

We are inviting the regulators, top executives and healthcare professional from the MENA healthcare sector asking them to speak about Telehealth opportunities and the specific needs in their countries

In our next webinar the following countries will present their updates in telehealth policies: Oman, Bahrain, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Morocco, UAE, Jordan and Egypt

Questions to be discussed:

  • Current regulations and government agenda
  • Financial models & reimbursement
  • Data protection considerations
  • Socio-economic impact of Telehealth Implementations
  • Expectations from the telehealth providers
  • Patients support

Dates:

Bahrain Telehealth Majlis: 5pm (Dubai) / 4pm (Bahrain), 15th of May
Jordan Telehealth Majlis: 7pm (Jordan) / 8pm (UAE), 4th of June
Kuwait Telehealth Majlis: 3pm (Kuwait) / 4pm (UAE), 2nd of July

Register Recorded Webinars

Bahrain Majlis Panellists:

Dr. Sarper Tanli

Dr. Sarper Tanli


Operating Partner
TVM Capital Healthcare Partners

Dr. Munem Haffadh

Dr. Munem Haffadh


CEO
Haffadh Specialized Dental Center, Bahrain

Dr. Khatoon Shubbar

Dr. Khatoon Shubbar


Family Physician & Head of Quality and Risk Management Committee in Primary Health
MOH Bahrain

Mr. Ali Darwish

Mr. Ali Darwish


Clinical Service Coordinator Nurse
Governmental Hospitals, MOH Kingdom of Bahrain

Dr. Amena Malik

Dr. Amena Malik


Consultant Advisor in Medical Regulation
NHRA

Jordan Majlis Panellists:

Emad Alsharu

Emad Alsharu


OBGYN/IVF Senior Specialist
Jordan Royal Medical Services

Najeeb Al-Shorbaji

Dr Najeeb Al-Shorbaji


President,
eHealth Development Association, Jordan

Dr. Mohammed Rasoul Tarawneh

Dr. Mohammed Rasoul Tarawneh


President
Jordan Society Family Medicine

Ghassan Al Lahham

Ghassan Al Lahham


CEO
EHSI

Dr Issa Khashashneh

Dr Issa Khashashneh


Consultant neonatologist
Health and environment comm, Jordan parliament

Kuwait Majlis Panellists:

Dr Masouma Al Ali

Dr Masouma Al Ali


Consultant Gastroenterologist
Amiri Hospital Kuwait

Dr. Eiman Al-Jafar

Dr. Eiman Al-Jafar


Assistant Professor, Kuwait University, President
Kuwait Health Informatics Association

Adnan Alrayes

Adnan Alrayes


Program Manager
Virtus Health Informatics

Dr. Salman Al-Sabah

Dr. Salman Al-Sabah


MD MBA FRCSC FACS, Chairman of Surgery
Jaber Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah Hospital, President, Kuwait Association of Surgeons

Dr Dari Alhuwail

Dr Dari Alhuwail


Assistant Professor
Information Science Department, Kuwait University