• 10+Clinical Trials Case Presentations
  •  20+ Senior Clinical Research Speakers
  •   Part of the leading Pharmaceutical Congress Middle East!

IBC Asia’s  Clinical Trials Middle East will focus on regulatory frameworks and various clinical pathways in the Middle East region. It will discuss challenges with conducting trials in the respective regions and strategies to overcome them. A key focus will be on strategies for partnerships and collaborations, as well as attracting sponsors for trials.

Uncover best practices in clinical trial project management and clinical research excellence for the Middle East, with a focus on enhancing trial quality, improved research outcomes and accelerated timelines for drug approvals.

Speakers Line-up

Dr. Mahera Abdulrahman AlAwadhi
Head, Research Section, Dubai Health Authority, UAE 

Dr. Saleem Al-Mahrouq
Head of Clinical Studies Division, Drug Directorate
Jordan Food Drug and Administration

Dr Eman T Sadoun
Chief, Clinical Research, Supreme Council of Health, Qatar

Dr Osama Alnawasany
Medical Director, Middle East, North Africa and Sub-Saharan Africa, Astellas Pharma, UAE

Hazem Dessouki B.Pharma MBA
MENA Clinical Operations Lead, ICRO (International Clinical Research Operations)Manager
Novartis Pharma S.A.E, Egypt

Miriam Zalzala
Research Compliance Oversight Lead - Middle East
Pfizer, UAE

Alain Zogheib
Senior Clinical Research Manager, Gulf-Levant, Abbvie Biopharmaceuticals, President
Middle East Clinical Research Association, Lebanon


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2015 Hot Topics Addressed

  • Essential Regulatory Frameworks
  • Partnership & Outsourcing Key Issues & Trends
  • Best Practice Strategies to Attract Sponsors
  • Addressing Data Management & Quality Issues
  • Trial site management and enhancing effective communication
  • Cost-effective ways of conducting trials in MENA
  • Patient Recruitment & Retention Challenges in MENA
  • Effective Talent Development in Clinical Research Teams
  • Overcoming Site Quality & Infrastructure Challenges

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