International Guest Speakers

Abbas Ardehali

Professor, Surgery and Medicine

Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery

William E. Connor Chair in Cardiothoracic Transplantation

David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA

Director, UCLA Heart, Lung and Heart-Lung Transplant Programs

UCLA Medical Center

Los Angeles, California

USA

 

Adel Eletriby

Professor

Ain Shams University

Egypt

 

Arif Al-Mulla

Head of Cardiology

Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology

Dubai Hospital

Dubai, U.A.E.

 

Feras Bader

Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Cardiology

University of Utah School of Medicine

Director, Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Program

Dubbous Cardiac Center, Adnan Hospital

Ministry of Health, Kuwait

 

Gerasimos Filippatos

Head, Heart Failure Unit

Department of Cardiology

Athens University Hospital

Athens, Greece

 

Hussein Hassan Rizk

Professor of Cardiology

Cairo University Medical School

Egypt

 

Hani Sabbour

Consultant Cardiologist

Sheikh Khalifa Medical City

Abu Dhabi, UAE

 

Josef  Stehlik

Staff Cardiologist

Division of Cardiology, Heart Failure and Transplant Section

University of Utah Health Sciences & Salt Lake City VAMC

Salt Lake City, UT

USA

 

Karl Swedberg

Senior Professor of Medicine

Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine

Sahlgrenska Academy

University of Gothenburg

Sweden

 

Mehmet Birhan Yilmaz

Cardiologist, Heart Failure Specialist

Cumhuriyet University Faculty of Medicine

Department of Medicine

Sivas, Turkey

 

Mahmoud Mohamed Hassanin

Professor of Medicine

Medical School, Alex University

Egypt

 

Mohamed Ahmed Sobhi

Professor

Alex University

Egypt

 

Fuad Abdul Kader Saeed

Head, Adult Cardiology

Deputy Director

Moh’d Bin Khalifa Bin Sulaman Al Khalifa Cardiac Center

Bahrain

 

Piotr Ponikowski

Head, Department of Heart Diseases

Wroclaw Medical University

Head, Cardiology Department

Center for Heart Diseases, Military Hospital

Wroclaw, Poland