MENA Microbiome
From Biomarkers Discovery
to Microbiota-based Therapeutics

Date: 28-29 September 2024

Overview /Speakers

Speakers

Dr. Maha Al Asmakh

Department Head of Biomedical Sciences
Qatar University
Qatar

Dr. Maha Al Asmakh

Prof. Amein K. Al-Ali

Professor of Clinical Biochemistry
College of Medicine, Imam Abdulrahman bin Faisal University
Saudi Arabia

Prof. Amein K. Al-Ali

Dr. Souhaila Al Khodor

Director of Reproductive and Perinatal Health
Sidra Medicine
Qatar

Dr. Souhaila Al Khodor

Prof. Mohammad Albataineh

Assistant Professor, Molecular Biology and Genetics, College of Medicine and Health Sciences
Khalifa University
UAE

Prof. Mohammad Albataineh

Dr. Farah Al-Marzooq

Assistant Professor, Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology
United Arab Emirates University
UAE

Dr. Farah Al-Marzooq

Prof. Phillip Bennett

Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Director of the Institute of Reproductive and Developmental Biology at Imperial College London

Prof. Phillip Bennett
Marvin Edeas

Dr. Marvin Edeas

Professor of Medicine at Université de Paris
Investigator at INSERM U1016 and Institut Cochin

Dr. Marvin Edeas

Dr. Mamoun Elawad

Chief of the Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition 
Sidra Medicine
Qatar

Dr. Mamoun Elawad

Prof. Alessio Fasano

Chief of the Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition
Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, MA
USA

Prof. Alessio Fasano

Dr. Ibrahim Hassan

Senior attending Physician
Microbiology and Virology, Sidra Medicine
Qatar

Dr. Ibrahim Hassan

Dr. Erika Isolaurias

Professor of Pediatrics
Head of the Department of Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Medicine
University of Turku, Finland

Dr. Erika Isolaurias

Prof. Nahla Mansour

Professor of Microbial Molecular Biology National Research Center
Egypt

Prof. Nahla Mansour

Dr. Heli Viljakainen

Group leader, Department of Food and Nutrition
University of Helsinki
Finland

Dr. Heli Viljakainen

Prof. Sunny Wong

Associate Professor of Nutrition, Digestion and Metabolism
Nanyang Technological University
Singapore

Prof. Sunny Wong