Latifa Hospital welcomes UK’s top doctors in Dubai to share pediatric and neonatal best practices
Dubai, UAE, March 23rd, 2017: UK’s leading hospital group, HCA Healthcare UK is here to extend support to the healthcare industry stakeholders in UAE. Having already established their Middle Eastern headquarters in Dubai Healthcare City, HCA’s senior consultants are here to present their innovative solutions at the ‘3rd Latifa Hospital International Pediatric and Neonatal Conference’ (LHPNC 2017) starting today till 25th March 2017 in Dubai – UAE.
“Our conference aims to unite clinicians, international and regional experts who will showcase latest developments and studies in pediatrics, pediatric surgery and neonatology fields. We are pleased to welcome experts from HCA Healthcare UK and other healthcare entities from across the globe. As medical practitioners involved in pediatrics we all have a big responsibility of taking care of children. They are the future of any economy. It is our responsibility to protect them from a variety of risks, including, but not limited to, interruptions during pregnancy, genetic anomalies, perinatal injuries, congenital defects, malnutrition, environmental diseases among several other challenges,” stated Dr. Mahmoud Saleh El-Halik, HOD Pediatric & Neonatology, Latifa Women & Children Hospital.
The conference is CME accredited by the DHA and will take place over three days covering 11 sessions and 8 workshops with focus on various sub-specialties in Pediatrics and Neonatology. HCA Healthcare is also having a stand at the event to share more information with the visitors at the conference.
Senior consultants from HCA Healthcare UK, Dr. Josu De La Fuente, Dr. Robert Yates, Dr. Sanj Bassi, Dr. Simon A. Clarke, Dr. Stergios Zacharoulis shared their knowledge and experience on the subject of pediatrics, pediatric surgery and neonatology.They highlighted the issues in Pediatric Oncology, Pediatric Cardiology, Pediatric NeuroSurgery, paediatric minimally invasive surgery and blood and bone marrow transplant among other challenges.
“We are delighted to bring our experience and thought process to this conference and add value to the government authorities and other industry stakeholders in the UAE and the region. We are here at the conference to also understand the pediatric challenges faced by countries in the GCC and we would like to support and provide them with the right solutions at the right time,” added Andrew Coombs, Group Commercial Director, HCA Healthcare UK.