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Middle East Healthcare Buyers Learning to be Good Listeners.

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Healthcare infrastructure in the Middle East is lacking and the demands are growing. The populations are increasing on a yearly basis and so are chronic diseases which are expensive to take care of.

It is important to understand what is going on because this is the reason so many patients are seeking treatment abroad. Dr. Mussaad Al-Razouki, CEO of Kleos Healthcare Corporation, will be talking about these issues at the World Medical Tourism and Global Benefits Congress.

Dr. Razouki will also be part of a panel discussion on the consumer markets found in the Middle East/GCC Region. Get insights on the latest trends regarding insurance and employee benefits. New benefit plans are addressing out-of-country treatment alternative options and better addressing the needs of both employers and employees.

Panel members:

Dr. Mussaad Al-Razouki, CEO Kleos Healthcare Corporation, Kuwait- Over 10 years of experience in healthcare and is the first ever Arab national to receive an MBA in Healthcare Management and Finance from Columbia Business School. Kleos Healthcare Corporation provides strategic planning and management for Middle East healthcare entities.

Dr. Khalil Ahmad Mohmand, CEO, MAX Global Consulting, Afghanistan- MGCS is a Kabul based consulting firms that facilitates medical tourism for those Afghan patients who seek care outside of Afghanistan. Dr. Mohmand graduated from Kabul Medical University, School of Curative Medicine. Click here to read his full bio.

Dr. Mays Al Saffar, VP HR & Admin, Murdoch University, Dubai- Dr. Saffar oversees all strategic & operational functions of Human Resources, Organizational Development and General Administration of Murdoch University Dubai. Mays also serves as VP HR & Administration at Global Institute Middle East and Transnational Education Pvt Ltd and is a member of their Executive Committees. Click here to read her full bio.

If you have not yet registered for the congress, consider applying to the VIP Hosted Buyer Program designed for travel agents, medical tourism facilitators, insurance companies and global benefits directors. The VIP Buyer program grants you free admittance access to several discussions. What are you waiting for?

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