ISPOR United Arab Emirates Regional Chapter

ISPOR United Arab Emirates Chapter

Chapter Activities

  • ISPOR UAE Chapter Meeting, March 13, 2018
    Habtoor Grand Resort- Dubai, UAE

    The meeting which focused on discussing current and upcoming Chapter activities was attended by 28 Chapter members. Further topics included: draft of UAE Pharmacoeconomic Guidelines, professional development for students and young professionals, and starting an ISPOR Students Chapter.



    Program
  • GCC Pharmacoeconomics Forum, 27 - 28 September 2017, Dubai, UAE
    Education on Health Economics and Challenges Concerning Healthcare Funding for Pharmaceutical Innovation and Access

    SR   ISPOR UAE Chapter and MONAH have organized the GCC Pharmacoeconomics Forum held on 27 & 28 September at the Conrad Hotel Dubai in Dubai, UAE.

    The rapid growth of pharmaceutical expenditure has led to an increased interest in the economic evaluation of healthcare interventions. Currently Pharmacoeconomics is used in a wide range of areas, e.g. drug registration, formulary management, to define drug policy, development of treatment guidelines, controlling drug expenditure, purchasing negotiation, pricing in the pharmaceutical industry, to justify reimbursement decisions, and in the individual patient treatment decisions.

    The forum brought together decision makers, regulatory authorities, payers, healthcare providers, healthcare professionals, health insurance companies, pharmaceutical companies, and academia in the GCC Region.

    The forum covered the following subject areas: education on Pharmacoeconomics & Outcomes Research techniques and methodologies, the use of Pharmacoeconomics in international settings, pricing of medicines and medicinal products, rational and efficient utilization of healthcare resources, Current experiences, future opportunities and challenges in advancing health economics and outcomes research in GCC. 

    International speakers included: Prof. Lieven Annemans (Belgium), Prof. Olivier Chassany (France), Prof. Salah Mahmoud (Canada), Dr. Ross McLean (USA), Dr. Christine Leopold (USA) among the others. Dr.Amin Al Amiri, Fahad Al Dossari, Dr. Ola Al Ahdab, Dr. Mubarak Al Ameri, Dr. Sahar Abu Omar, Dr. Abdulaziz Al Saggabi, Dr. Salah Al Awaidy, Dr. Abdallah Al Sabah, Dr. Yacoub Hadad, Dr. Sherif Mahmoud and Mr. Mairza Qouneh represented the GCC region. 


    GCC Pharmacoeconomics Forum Website
  • ISPOR 19th Annual International Meeting, Montreal, QC, Canada, May-June 2014
    ISPOR UAE Chapter Activities at the Meeting

    ISPOR UAE Chapter presented presented in:

    ISPOR Arabic Network Forum: Capacity Building in PE in the Arabic-speaking Countries: Challenges & Opportunities in Education & Training

    In addition the Chapter attended the ISPOR Arabic Network Meeting, which discussed the upcoming initiatives for a regional collaboration with ISPOR Chapters in Western Asia and North Africa. In addition, Chapter members attended a joint ISPOR Africa and Arabic Networks Reception.

    Form more information visit:

    ISPOR Arabic Network



    Chapter Membership Registration Form
    ISPOR Arabic Network Forum Released Presentations
  • Participation of ISPOR Arabic Network Leadership Meeting
    At ISPOR 18th Annual International Meeting

     Attended ISPOR Arabic Network Leadership Meeting during ISPOR 18th Annual International Meeting, New Orleans, LA, USA, Tuesday, May 21, 2013, Sheraton New Orleans


    Agenda

About Chapter

Chapter Leadership
President Ola Al ahdab Albannay, PhD
President-Elect Easa Al Mansoori, PhD
Treasurer Abobakr Abasaeed, PhD (c)
Secretary General Amad Al Azzawi, PhD
DirectorMubarak Nasser Al Ameri, PhD
DirectorOsama Mohamed Ibrahim, PhD

Chapter Constitution

United Arab Emirates Regional Chapter Constitution

Annual Reports

Annual Report 2016


Contact Information

ISPOR United Arab Emirates Regional Chapter Office
Hamdan Street, Al Otaiba Tower, 101
P.O. Box 44171
Abu Dhabi, UAE

Tel/fax: +9712-6117495, +9712-6334963
E-mail: uae.ispor@eim.ae

United Arab Emirates
Established March 2011
Dr. Ola Al Ahdab Albannay presenting at the ISPOR Arabic Network Forum, Montreal, 2014
Dr. Ola Al Ahdab Albannay presenting at the ISPOR Arabic Network Forum, Montreal, 2014
ISPOR Arabic Network & ISPOR Africa Networks Reception, Montreal, 2014
ISPOR Arabic Network & ISPOR Africa Networks Reception, Montreal, 2014
ISPOR Arabic Network Leadership Meeting, New Orleans, May 2013
ISPOR Arabic Network Leadership Meeting, New Orleans, May 2013

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