21 CME
Credits by DOH

UAE Youth Forum

UAE Youth Forum​ Facilitators

Dr. Michelle Ann Gunn

Chief Nursing Officer, Al Dhafra, SEHA B(Nursing), LLB (Hon 1), Grad Dip (Legal Pract), PhD, GNPLI Scholar

Dr. Rowaida Al-Maaitah

President of the Board of Trustees at
Yarmouk University, Jordan

Ms. Alia Alhaddad

Nurse Manager, Endoscopy Procedures, Perioperative Services, Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi

Mr. Abdulmajeed Alanazi

Winner, Florence Nightingale Award, KSA

Mr. Howard Catton

Chief Executive Officer of the International Council of Nurses

UAE Youth Forum

Throughout the 3 days of the Congress, a Youth Forum will be running in parallel with the main sessions. During these sessions, Emirati youth (students and new graduates), academic influencers, nursing and allied health leaders will discuss the current state and future direction of nursing, midwifery and Allied Health. These sessions will culminate on the last day of the Congress, where young Emirati representatives from the Youth Forum group will deliver a presentation with their recommendations to the Congress participants.

Thursday:         13:00-14:00                  Presentation by Abdulmajeed Alanazi, RN, King Saud University, Riyadh

                           14:00-15:00                  Official welcome and opening of the Youth Forum

Friday:               08:15-09:15                  Youth Forum meeting

                                                                  Welcome by Howard Catton, CEO, International Council of Nurses

                           09:30-12:20                  Live Stream of the Leadership Majlis to the Youth Forum

Saturday:          12:45-14:15                  Youth Forum meeting

                                                                  Discussion with Dr Rowaida Al Maitha, Advisor to Princess Muna of Jordan

                                                                  Prep for closing ceremony report-out

                           15:00-17:00                  Closing Ceremony 

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