تحت رعاية سموّ الشيخ خالد بن محمد بن زايد آل نهيان، ولي عهد أبوظبي رئيس المجلس التنفيذي لإمارة أبوظبي
Under the Patronage of His Highness Sheikh Khaled bin Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Chairman of Abu Dhabi Executive Council

YOUNG LEADERS INITIATIVE

10,000+

ATTENDEES

2,000+

DELEGATES

300+

SPEAKERS

200+

EXHIBITORS

150+

COUNTRIES

For students and young professionals, the Young Leaders Initiative at Abu Dhabi Global Healthcare Week is an empowering platform for the sponsor company to seize the spotlight and showcase their innovative projects, products, research and innovation. This transformative experience allows young minds to demonstrate their exceptional talent, boundless creativity, and unwavering passion for driving positive change in the health landscape.

Abu Dhabi Global Healthcare Week’s Young Leaders Day guarantees an unparalleled experience. Embrace the collaborative spirit, foster meaningful mentorship connections, and be inspired by sponsoring this extraordinary initiative you will collective brilliance of established professionals and emerging talents alike. Join this extraordinary day, become an integral part of the movement shaping the future of health, and consider the unique sponsorship opportunities that allow the sponsor company to support the development of the next generation of healthcare leaders. Let your brand play a key role in empowering young minds and leave a lasting impact on the future of healthcare.

Young Leaders Initiative Agenda

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02:00 PM

Day 3

Opening Remarks

Hall A
Speaker
Prof. Habiba Al Safar
Prof. Habiba Al Safar

Dean of the College of Medicine and Health Sciences

Khalifa University
Master of Ceremony
Fatima AlShimmari
Fatima AlShimmari

Student

Khalifa University

02:05 PM

Day 3

Panel Discussion - Journey Through Health Sciences: Navigating Career Choices, Overcoming Challenges, and Insights for Future Leaders

Hall A
Moderator
Dr. Amna Ahli
Dr. Amna Ahli

Medical Doctor

Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi
Speakers
Sumayya Ismail Ibrahim Ali Al Ali
Sumayya Ismail Ibrahim Ali Al Ali

Doctoral Student in Molecular Biology

Khalifa University
Dr. Halima Alnaqbi
Dr. Halima Alnaqbi

Post-doctoral Scientist

Khalifa University
Fatima Alshamsi
Fatima Alshamsi

PhD candidate (Biomedical Engineering)

Khalifa University
Mohamed Alhashmi
Mohamed Alhashmi

Medical Doctor

Khalifa University

02:50 PM

Day 3

Panel Discussion - Bridging the Gap: Navigating Translational Research from Academia to Real-World Impact

Hall A
Moderator
Prof. Saleh Mohamed Saleh Ibrahim
Prof. Saleh Mohamed Saleh Ibrahim

Associate Dean for Research | Professor, Department of Medical Sciences | Director, Center of Biotechnology

Khalifa University
Speakers
Hamdan	Hamdan
Hamdan Hamdan

Assistant Professor Biological Sciences

Khalifa University
Khairat Al Habbal
Khairat Al Habbal

Assistant Professor Strand Leader, Medicine and Society Medical Sciences

Khalifa University
Dr. Anna Maria Pappa
Dr. Anna Maria Pappa

Assistant Professor Biomedical Engineering and Biotechnology

Khalifa University
Basem Al-Omari
Basem Al-Omari

Assistant Professor Public Health And Epidemiology

Khalifa University

03:25 PM

Day 3

Catalysts of Change: Leveraging Data for Impactful Public Health Policies & Thriving as an Early Career Investigator

Hall A
Prof. Jens Lundgren
Prof. Jens Lundgren

Director, translational and clinical research centre

CHIP, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen

03:45 PM

Day 3

Transformation of Cancer Care, Diagnostics and Accelerating Drug Discovery with AI- Fireside Chat

Hall A
Dr. Scott Penberthy
Dr. Scott Penberthy

Healthcare and Life Sciences CTO

Google Cloud
Kimberly Washington
Kimberly Washington

Co-Founder & Chief Investment Officer

Deep Space Biology

04:05 PM

Day 3

Medical Education in the Region: Challenges & Opportunities

Hall A
Mr. Mansoor Ahmed
Mr. Mansoor Ahmed

Executive Director I Middle East & Africa (MEA) Region | Head of Development Solutions I Healthcare I Education I PPP

Colliers

04:25 PM

Day 3

Closing Remarks

Hall A