Telemedicine and Diabesity Management: What can we offer?

Date: July 03, 2020 @ 20.30-21.30 (Time Zone: GMT+3, Saudi Arabia)

Presented by: Dr. Ebaa Al-Ozairi

Moderated by: Dr. Tarik Elhadd

2020/07/03 20:30:00

Supported By

Dr. Ebaa Al-Ozairi
Consultant Endocrinologist
and Nutritionist
Chief Medical Officer
Dasman Diabetes Institute
Kuwait, Kuwait

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Dr Ebaa Al-Ozairi is an Assistant Professor at Kuwait University and a consultant Diabetes, Endocrine and Nutrition. She is an honorary senior lecturer at Dundee University UK. Dr Al Ozairi has completed her intercalated BMSc (hons) in molecular pathology at Dundee University (UK) and graduated from Aberdeen University (UK) for her medical undergraduate studies. Ebaa then joined Newcastle University (UK) for her specialist training in Diabetes and Endocrinology. During her postgraduate studies in UK, Dr Al Ozairi was awarded The Fulbright fellowship to Joslin Diabetes Center, affiliated with Harvard medical school, Boston, USA.


Her research interest includes diabetes education, technology, metabolic surgery and obesity. Ebaa has been accredited by the Royal College of physician (UK) as a medical educator, and is an associate practitioner at the UK Higher Education National Academy having completed teaching fellowship. Ebaa has completed her fellowship in obesity and holds the American Board for Physician Nutrition Specialist and is a fellow at the American College of Nutrition. She also directs DAFNE type 1 diabetes education program and currently is granted the training centre for the Middle East. Dr Alozairi has completed her Rabkin Fellowship in medical Education at Harvard Medical school. Dr Al-Ozairi is on the editorial board for Austin Medical Journal and the Journal of community medicine and public health. She is also a reviewer for Diabetic Medicine, Obesity surgery, Practical International Diabetes. She has 3 chapters in International books and an author in medscape, bariatric times and Endodiabology. Dr Alozairi has won his highness the Amir Gold medal electronic award and the Arab regional award for founding

Dr. Tarik Elhadd 
Senior Consultant Endocrinologist
Hamad Medical Corporation, Qatar Metabolic Institute
Doha, Qatar

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Dr. Tarik A. A. El Hadd qualified from the Faculty of Medicine, Khartoum University, Sudan and then pursued higher medical training in the UK. In 1995 he obtained an MRC research fellowship at Dundee University, Scotland, followed by an MD with a theme of endothelial dysfunction in diabetes. Dr. El Hadd completed specialist training in General Internal Medicine, Diabetes and Endocrinology with CCST at the Professorial Department of Endocrinology at North Staffordshire Hospital, Stoke-on-Trent, England. In 2000, he was appointed to the first Consultant post in the UK at Dudley Group of Hospitals in West Midlands, England. Between 2003 – 2006 he held the post of Consultant Endocrinologist at King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, followed by the post of Consultant Physician and Endocrinologist at Ayr Hospital, Scotland. In 2009 he was appointed to a personal chair at the University of Medical Sciences and Technology in Khartoum, Sudan. He subsequently held several consultant posts in the UK, before moving to Hamad Medical Corporation in October 2014. Dr. El Hadd served as a peer reviewer for several journals, including the Diabetic Medicine, Annals of Saudi Medicine, Endocrine Practice and Clinica Acta Medica. He currently serves as Associate Editor of the Sudan Medical Journal. Dr. El Hadd has been invited to speak at several professional endocrine and diabetes meetings. He has authored and co-authored more than 50 articles in peer reviewed journals and several book chapters. Dr. El Hadd is a Fellow of the Royal Colleges of Physicians of London and Edinburgh, a Fellow of the American College of Endocrinology and a member of several European and American professional associations. He sits in several hospital committees including HMC, IRB Committee, DSMP Committee at Weil Cornell Medical College, Doha and Medical Scientific Committee of the Endocrine Section at Qatar Metabolic Institute, HMC.
  • 20.30-20.35

    Presented by Dr. Tarik Elhadd

  • 20.35-21.20

    Telemedicine and Diabesity Management: What Can We Offer?
    Presented by Dr. Ebaa Al-Ozairi

  • 21.20-21.30


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