Day 1


Inspiring Innovation in the Spotlight at Arab Health 2019

Inspiring Innovation in the Spotlight at Arab Health 2019

Arab Health 2019’s Innovation Hub, located in the central Plaza Hall, allows you to discover the latest technology advancements shaping the future of healthcare.

Diagnosing and Treating Latent Autoimmune Diabetes in Adults

Diagnosing and Treating Latent Autoimmune Diabetes in Adults

Any adult who does not require insulin and who is positive for at least one diabetes-associated autoantibody, regardless of number, could be diagnosed as having LADA.

Partner for Innovation and Networking in Pharma

Partner for Innovation and Networking in Pharma

Cara Turner, Brand Director, CPhI Middle East & Africa, discusses the impact innovation is driving in the healthcare arena, especially tech that is transforming the pharma industry.

3D Breast Imaging: Improving Accuracy in Daily Practice

3D Breast Imaging: Improving Accuracy in Daily Practice

Dr. Nehad Kazim Albastaki, Specialist Breast Radiologist, Head of Breast Imaging, Mediclinic, Abu Dhabi, describes how impactful 3D imaging has become to breast cancer screening.

Acute Cholecystectomy: Better than the Alternatives

Acute Cholecystectomy: Better than the Alternatives

Acute gallstone disease remains one of the most common general surgical emergencies worldwide. As such, the condition requires the utilisation of considerable surgical resource.

Developing a Continuum of Care: A Necessity for Child and Adolescent Mental Health Treatment

Developing a Continuum of Care: A Necessity for Child and Adolescent Mental Health Treatment

A lack of well-trained providers across the continuum who understand evidence-based practices limits mental health services for children and adolescents in need.

Day 2

“Innovation Delivers Healthcare Right in Patients Homes”

“Innovation Delivers Healthcare Right in Patients Homes”

Paolo Rotelli, President of Italy’s Gruppo Ospedaliero San Donato (GSD), one of Italy’s largest private hospital groups, believes that innovation is completely changing the way healthcare is delivered.

Ascom Showcases New Integrated Communication Solution at Arab Health 2019

Ascom Showcases New Integrated Communication Solution at Arab Health

Ascom, a global solutions provider focused on healthcare Information and Communication Technology (ICT) and mobile work flow solutions, is closing digital information gaps across points of care in a healthcare setting.

Novaerus Presents the Future of Infection Control with Defend 1050

Novaerus Presents the Future of Infection Control with Defend 1050

Novaerus, a leading Irish firm that specializes in the most effective technology for air dis-infection, showcased its latest product, Novaerus Defend 1050 (NV 1050), at Arab Health.

Diabetes Aetiology in The Middle East: Beyond Our Lifestyles

Diabetes Aetiology in The Middle East: Beyond Our Lifestyles

Long considered as a disease of Western countries T2D is spread to every corner of the world, with more people with diabetes residing in the “emerging” economies than in the industrialised nations.

J.D. Honigberg: Offering a Wide Range of Innovative Solutions

J.D. Honigberg: Offering a Wide Range of Innovative Solutions

Every year at Arab Health, J.D. Honigberg International introduces new and innovative products that are not yet available in the market.

Leading the Way: Leader Healthcare Celebrates 10th Anniversary

Leading the Way: Leader Healthcare Celebrates 10th Anniversary

Sukhdeep Sachdev, Global CEO, Leader Healthcare, says that the company sources latest equipment and brings it to the doorsteps of the surgeons and convinces them to try and adopt these in their practice.

“Learn About Living from the Dead” with von Hagens

“Learn About Living from the Dead” with von Hagens

One of the most intriguing displays at the show was Von Hagens Plastination that offers one-of-a-kind, real human specimens, preserved through the method of plastination, exclusively for medical teaching, anatomy labs, and presentation.

Screening for Breast Cancer: Challenging but Beneficial

Screening for Breast Cancer: Challenging but Beneficial

Screening for Breast Cancer works but it requires a solid infrastructure consisting of education, monitoring auditing and continuous adjustment.

The Role of Epilepsy Surgery and Neuromodulation in Treating Refractory Epilepsy

The Role of Epilepsy Surgery and Neuromodulation in Treating Refractory Epilepsy

With a worldwide prevalence of epilepsy of about 1 per cent, drug-resistant epilepsy poses a challenge in the neurosciences clinic. In fact, about 35 per cent of patients with epilepsy will continue to have seizures, despite treatment with multiple seizure medications.

Day 3

Leveraging Tech to Enhance Patient Experience

Leveraging Tech to Enhance Patient Experience

Honeywell has a long history in the Middle East, where it has leveraged advanced software solutions and Internet of Things (IoT) technology to deliver ‘Connected Hospital,’ ‘Connected Clinician,’ and ‘Connected Patient’ initiatives.

Revolutionising Blood Cancer Treatment with CAR T-cell Therapy

Revolutionising Blood Cancer Treatment with CAR T-cell Therapy

Whilst many types of ACT in development show great promise, it is the CAR T-cell therapy has advanced the furthest, says Professor Stephen Mackinnon, from HCA Healthcare UK.

Insight into Total Intravenous Anaesthesia

Insight into Total Intravenous Anaesthesia

Total intravenous anaesthesia (TIVA) is a technique of general anaesthesia, which uses a combination of agents given exclusively by the intravenous route without the use of inhalation agents

Day 4

Creating Smarter Data-Driven Systems

Creating Smarter Data-Driven Systems

Cerner's Motion Health technology is a screening test that identifies early musculoskeletal problems and supports specialists to provide guidelines to improve joint health and reduce potential injury risks.

Do You Have a Culture of High Reliability?

Do You Have a Culture of High Reliability?

Addressing patient safety challenges is a central component of the JCI survey. The JCI standards help HCOs improve on reducing infections, falls and ensuring safe surgery.

To Face the Future, Innovation is Key 

To Face the Future, Innovation is Key

Innovation is currently the only answer in town with longer life expectancy and the chronic disease burden getting larger, and technology around us forever expanding.

Impact of Prostatic Artery Embolization in the UAE

Impact of Prostatic Artery Embolization in the UAE

Prostate Artery Embolization (PAE) has emerged as a promising treatment for lower urinary tract symptoms secondary to benign prostatic hypertrophy (BPH).

Measuring Impact of Technology in Healthcare Recruitment

Measuring Impact of Technology in Healthcare Recruitment

The slow-moving pace of document verification for international healthcare and the impact this can have on the professional migrant community has been readily documented by the World Health Organisation.

A Framework for Organisational Excellence

A Framework for Organisational Excellence

It is important that people in the organisation share a clear understanding of the meaning of quality and how it impacts the organisation performance.