Welcome to Health and wellness symposium Webpage

Start TimeEnd TimeSessionSpeaker
7:30 am8:30 amRegistration & Coffee  
8:50 am9:00 amOpening Welcome Speech

Dr. Taif Al Sarraj

Symposium Chairperson

9:00 am9:30 amOSHAD- SF – Specific health & wellbeing requirements

Mr. Saeed Saleh Alameri

Section Manager, Inspection and Audit

Audit & Investigation Division - OSHAD

9:30 am10:00 amWorkplace Wellness: A health promotion program model

Dr. Aysha Al Dhaheri

Head of Health Promotion Section

Abu Dhabi Public Health Center- DOH

10:00 am10:30 amPsychosocial hazards in the Hospital setting and the international experience on Workplace Wellness Programs

Dr.  Elpidoforos Soteriades

Assistant Professor, Institute of Public Health

College of Medicine and Health Sciences

United Arab Emirates University

10:30 am11:00 amEffect of Healthy lifestyle on our Genes: Power of Epigenetics

H.E. Dr. Maryam Matar

Founder & Chairman of the UAE Genetic Diseases Association

11:15 am11:30 amExhibition Opening  & Coffee Break
11:45 am12:15 pmABC's of Exercise & Physical Activity

Dr. Abdulla Al Rahoomi

Consultant Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation - Sports Medicine

Tawam Hospital -SEHA

12:15 pm12:45 pmManual Handling and Ergonomics

Sumeya Al Hammadi

Acting Manager of Rehabilitation Services

Tawam Hospital -SEHA

1:00 pm2:00 pmLunch & Pray Break
2:15 pm2:45 pmEstablishing a Healthy Eating Program At Workplace

Dr. Taif Al Sarraj

Chief of Clinical Support Officer

Tawam Hospital - SEHA

2:45 pm3:15 pmHow to plan your plate at work?

Shaikha Al Kaabi

Clinical Dietitian

Tawam Hospital -SEHA

3:15 pm3:45 pmHealthy Workplace and Staff Wellbeing

Dr. Nahida Ahmed

Consultant Psychiatrist

Ambulatory Health Services - SEHA 

4:00 pm4:30 pmSmoking Cessation

Dr. Hazim Hussein

Specialist Physician, Family Physician

Ambulatory Health Services - SEHA 

4:30 pm5:00 pmHealthy Workplace and Wellness Program: A Health Educator's Perspective View

Souheila Ali Hassan

Senior Health Officer

Tawam Hospital - SEHA