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In the presence and under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan
Minister of Tolerance and Coexistence and
the President of UAE Genetic Diseases Association

Prof. Ayman El-Hattab

Professor Ayman El-Hattab MD, FAAP, FACMG

Chairman, MENA Organization for Rare Diseases Annual Meeting 2023
Founder & President, MENA Organization for Rare Diseases
Professor, College of Medicine, University of Sharjah
Consultant Clinical Genetics at Mediclinic City Hospital, University Hospital Sharjah, Kanad Hospital, KidsHeart, Neuropedia, and Genesis

Prof. Ayman El-Hattab

H.E. Dr. Maryam Matar M.D. PhD

Co-Chairperson, MENA Organization for Rare Diseases Annual Meeting 2023
Founder & Chairperson, UAE Genetic Diseases Association, Dubai, UAE
Founder & Chairperson, Sheikh Zayed Research Centre, Dubai, UAE
welcome letter

MENA Organization for Rare Diseases and UAE Genetic Diseases Association will conduct the MENA Organization for Rare Diseases Annual Meeting 2023 in Dubai from 3 to 5 March 2023.

The conference will be the largest event for rare disease in the region and will last for three days during which more than 100 speakers will deliver the most updated knowledge in presentations, symposiums, and workshops related to rare diseases in various clinical fields including cardiology, pulmonary, neurology, oncology, metabolic, endocrine, pediatrics, and genetics. The conference will also emphasize on research, achievements, and latest advancements in diagnostics and therapeutics in rare diseases. The meeting will present awards to the best submitted abstracts, an several other awards.

In addition to healthcare providers, students, and researchers; individuals with rare disease and their families will participate by attending presentations, workshops, and group meetings. Laboratories, pharmaceutical companies, clinics and hospitals, academic and community institutions, and several authorities and societies focusing on rare diseases will also participate. Our goal is to bring all parties involved in rare diseases in one place to connect and exchange knowledge under one umbrella aiming to increase awareness, advance research, and provide better care for individuals with rare diseases.

We look forward to seeing you among us in the MENA Organization for Rare Diseases Annual Meeting 2023.

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Medical doctors from different specialties

Nurses, therapists, and other healthcare provides

Patients and their families

Medical and medical sciences students

Pharmacists and laboratory personnel

Researchers and scientists

Laboratories and pharmaceutical companies

Clinics and hospitals

Academic institutions

Community services

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