8th Annual Abu Dhabi Wound Care Conference

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Final Program


International Speakers

Prof. Marco Romanelli
MD, PhD

President
World Union Wound Healing Society
Pisa, Italy
Dr. Afsaneh Alavi
MD, FRCPC

Director, Wound Healing Fellowship
Women's College Hospital
Toronto, Canada
Prof. R. Gary Sibbald
BSc, MD FRCPC, MACP, FAAD, MEd, FAPWCA

Professor of Public Health Sciences and Medicine
University of Toronto
Ontario, Canada
Prof. Dieter Mayer
MD, FAPWCA, FEBVS

Senior Vascular Consultant
University Hospital
Zurich, Switzerland
Dot Weir
RN, CWON, CWS

Co-Chair
The Symposium on Advanced Wound Care
United States of America
Dr. Elizabeth Ayello
PhD, RN, APRN, BC, CWOCN, FAPWCA, FAAN

Vice President
World Council of Enterostomal Therapists
New York, United States of America
Barbara Bates-Jensen
PhD, RN, FAAN

President
Bates-Jensen Wound Reach Foundation
University of California, Los Angeles
Prof. Valentina Dini
MD, PhD

President
International School of Tissue Repair
Pisa, Italy
Madeleine Flanagan
Principal Lecturer, School of Postgraduate Medicine
University of Hertfordshire, UK
Dr. Ehsan Masud Kiani
Md

President PWHA
Pakistan
Dr. Bharat Kotru
Md

PODIATRIST AND WOUND CARE SPECIALIST, IIWCC
Max Superspeciality Hospital,
Punjab, India
Prof. Tim McGloughlin
Chair, Biomedical Engineering,
Khalifa University of Science Technology and Research
Abu Dhabi
UAE
Professor Dr. Stefan Langer
Specialist in Plastic and Aesthetic Surgery,
Hand surgeon, Doctor of Intensive Care Medicine
Head of the University of Leipzig
Department of Operative Medicine Department of Plastic, Aesthetic- and special hand surgery
Prof. Jeongtae Kim
Specialist in Reconstructive surgery
Professor Department of Plastic Surgery,
Hanyang University School of Medicine
Dr. Yazan Ajam
PhD

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon
London
Dr. Thomas E. Serena
MD, FACS, FACHM,MAPWCA

Founder and Medical Director of The SerenaGroup™
Ilonois, USA
Dr. Karl-Christian Münter
Council Member
EWMA ( European Wound Management Association )
Germany

Regional Speakers

Hiske Smart
Editor General, IIWCG
Unit Manager, Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for Wound Healing Unit
King Hamad University Hospital
Kingdom of Bahrain
Dr. Huda Aldhubaib
MD

Assistant Director, IIWCG
General Surgeon and Diabetic Foot Specialist
Kuwait
K. Ruth Mary Aruna
Wound Care Manager
Diabetic Foot Specialist
Armed Forces Hospital
Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Dr. Tauqeer Ahmed Malik
MD

Associate Consultant, General surgery
King Fahad armed Forces Hospital
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Eisiah Abbas
Wound & Ostomy and Diabetic foot specialist
King Abdul-Aziz medical city (king Khalid national guard Hospital )
Jeddah kingdom of Saudi Arabia .
Dr. Nashat Ali H. Ghandoura
CABS Consultant General Surgery & Diabetic Foot,
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Local Speakers

Gerald Francis Williams
RN, RM, Crit. Care Cert., Grad. Cert. PSM, Bach. App. Sc. (Adv. Nursing), Grad. Cert Law, LLM (QUT), MHA (UNSW), GAICD, FACN, FACHSM, FAAN

Clinical Professor of Nursing
Griffith University,
Queensland, Australia
Dr. Samir Mohamed Said AL ASSAR
MD

Consultant Gen Surgeon
Rashid Hospital
Dubai
Abbas Abdulhassan
Senior Quality Officer
Sheikh Khalifa Medical City
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Elizabeth Ruth Choudhry
Senior Podiatrist, Clinical Support Services
Mafraq Ambassador
Mafraq Hospital
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Gulnaz Tariq
President, IIWCG
Unit Manager for Wound Care
Sheikh Khalifa Medical City
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Dr. Hussamaldin Musa
MD

Head of Plastic Surgery Division
Sheikh Khalifa Medical City
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Dr. Jassin Hamed
MD

Vice President, IIWCG
Physician, Internal Medicine
Sheikh Khalifa Medical City
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Linda Haskins
Assistant Director of Nursing
Sheikh Khalifa Medical City
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Dr. Michael Schenker
MD, MSc, FRCS, FRCS

Plastic Surgeon
Sheikh Khalifa Medical City
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Sabah Omar Tawfiq Abu-Shawish
Wound and Stoma Care Nurse
Tawam Hospital
Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
Katherine Morris
BScN, MEd, RN

Nurse Manager of the Wound & Stoma Care Team
Cleveland Clinic,
Abu Dhabi.
Asha Samuel
Senior Charge Nurse/Unit Manager
Sheikh Khalifa Medical City
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Dr. Ahmed Maasher
University of Toronto
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Dr. Safwat Mohammed El Hoseny
Head of Wound Management Committee
alqasimi & alkuwat hospitalS
Sharjah – UAE
Ms. Diana Mahmoud Hassan Darweesh
Wound care Nurse
Out spatiality clinics
Sheikh Khalifa Medical City (SKMC), Abu Dhabi
Dr. Zbigniew Ruszczak
MD , PhD

Head of the Department of Dermatology and wound care
Sheikh Khalifa Medical City
Abu Dhabi, UAE