Scientific Organizing Committee

  • Dr. Ammira Akil, Principal Investigator, Sidra Medicine, Qatar
  • Ms. Anisa Aslam, Manager-Clinical Nutrition & Dietetics, Sidra Medicine, Qatar
  • Dr. Bernice Lo, Principal Investigator, Sidra Medicine, Qatar
  • Dr. Chiara Cugno, Director, Clinical Research Centre, Sidra Medicine, Qatar
  • Dr. Cristina Maccalli, Principal Investigator, Sidra Medicine, Qatar
  • Ms. Fathea Adheir, Director, Pharmacy, Sidra Medicine, Qatar
  • Ms. Fetna Al-Naemi, Nutritionist, Ministry of Public Health, Qatar
  • Dr. Guillermina Girardi, Professor of Immunology, Qatar University, Qatar
  • Dr. Huda Abdulla Hussain Saleh, Consultant, Women’s Hospital, Hamad Medical Corporation, Qatar
  • Dr. Ibrahim Ibrahim, Senior Attending Physician, Sidra Medicine, Qatar
  • Dr. Jean Charles Grivel, Director, Deep Phenotyping Core, Sidra Medicine, Qatar
  • Dr. Kholoud Al Mutawa, Head of Non-Communicable Disease Department, Ministry of Public Health, Qatar
  • Dr. Lolwa Mohd Al Ansari, Chair of Reproductive Medicine and RCOG Rep Qatar, Women’s Hospital, Hamad Medical Corporation, Qatar
  • Dr. Luis Saraiva, Director Diabetes & Metabolism, Sidra Medicine, Qatar
  • Dr. Medhat Alberry, Attending Physician, Maternal and Fetal Medicine, Qatar
  • Dr. Nahla Afifi, Director of Qatar BioBank, Qatar
  • Dr. Nayef Mazloum, Assistant Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, Weill Cornell Medical College, Qatar
  • Ms. Roula Malas, Supervisor, Nutrition and Physical Activity Program, Ministry of Public Health, Qatar
  • Ms. Sara Brito, Clinical Nurse Specialist in Public Health, Al Wakra Hospital, Hamad Medical Corporation, Qatar
  • Dr. Sawssan Ahmed, Clinical Psychologist, Sidra Medicine, Qatar
  • Dr. Spyridon Chouliaras, Attending Physician in Reproductive Medicine, Sidra Medicine, Qatar
  • Dr. Yassin Fagier, Attending Physician Obstetrics, Sidra Medicine, Qatar
  • Dr. Zeena Shurbak, Vice-Chair OB/GYN Women’s Hospital, Hamad Medical Corporation, Qatar

Planning Committee:

  • Nelly EL Mistekawy - Office Manager to Chief Research Officer, Sidra Medicine, Qatar
  • Maria Theresa Brunsman – Executive Assistant, Sidra Medicine, Qatar
  • Mai Al Mulla – Senior Event Specialist, Sidra Medicine, Qatar
  • Hamda Zain Al Abdeen – Senior Event Specialist, Sidra Medicine, Qatar
  • Shaikha Al Abduljabbar – Research Specialist, Sidra Medicine, Qatar
  • Manoj Kumar – Staff Scientist, Sidra Medicine, Qatar
  • Khadra Abdi– Senior Event Specialist, Sidra Medicine, Qatar
  • Sara Zaidan– Research Specialist, Sidra Medicine, Qatar