Speakers and Panelists

Speakers and Panelists include:

Deputy Chief Medical Officer
HMC, Qatar
Regional Director for EMRO
WHO
Permanent Representative of the
State of Qatar to the United Nations
Associate member,
Health Services Research Unit
University of Oxford
Director, Usher Institute
University of Edinburgh
Professor of Virology
University Paris Descartes
Global Advisor & Consultant, Elite Sport
Corinne Reid Consulting
Technical Lead (Disability)
WHO
Associate Prof., ICT
College of Science and Engineering
HBKU, Qatar
President
AP-HPI, France
Past President, UICC
Patron, SIOP
Honorary President, EORTC
Chief Access Officer
FIND
Senior Advisor to the Director of Health
of the Aga Khan Development Network
and Climate and Environment Lead
Head of the Physical Activity Unit,
Dept. of Health Promotion
WHO
Senior Scholar
O’Neill Institute for National & Global
Health Law, Georgetown University
Executive Director
Earthna
Director-General
International Labour Organization
Senior Diversity & Accessibility Manager
FIFA
Dean, College of Health Sciences
Qatar University
CEO
International Council of Nurses
Founder
Intisar Foundation
MPhil/PhD Candidate, Population Health
London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine
Head of Conflict &
Humanitarian Policy & Advocacy
Save the Children
Director General
International Vaccine Institute
Director of the Health Workforce Dept.
WHO
Medical Director of Sustainability
Yale New Haven Health
Editor in Chief
The BMJ, UK
Managing Director for International Biobanking and Education
Medical University of Graz
Vice-President
World Federation of the Deaf
Chairman
Qatar Cancer Society
Unit Head,
Multisectoral Actions in Food Systems
WHO
Permanent Observer of
The League of Arab States to the
United Nations
Global Leader, Climate & Energy
WWF
Executive Director of Impact & Legacy
Paris 2024
Vice President
International Diabetes Federation
Professor of Clinical Pharmacology, Queen Mary University of London
& Vice Principal for Health, Queen Mary’s Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry
Inclusive Design Advisor
SC
CEO
Centre for Sport and Human Rights
CEO & Founder
Openwater
Chairperson
National Human Rights Committee
Regional Director for Africa
WHO
Head of ELSI Services & Research
BBMRI-ERIC
Director of Public Health
Ministry of Public Health, Qatar
Director, Centre for Metabolism & Inflammation, Division of Medicine, UCL, UK 
& Director General, Naufar Wellness and Recovery Centre, Qatar
Chair, Department of Psychiatry
Sidra Medicine
Director of Qatar Biobank
Qatar Foundation
Deputy Director
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
CEO
ADI
Secretary-General of the Commonwealth
Executive Director
The Global Fund
CEO
Consortium for Street Children
Chief Planetary Health Scientist
Sunway Centre for Planetary Health
CEO
CEPI
Vice-Chair of the Board
The Global Fund
International Science & Policy Coordinator
Health Care Without Harm
UK Special Envoy on AMR
UK Government
Special Advisor on
International Disability Rights
U.S. Department of State
Said Professorship of Vaccinology
University of Oxford
Mental Health Clinical Counselor &
Founder, Whispers of Serenity
Executive Director
Doha International Family Institute
Regional Director for MENA
UNAIDS
Research Consultant
Street Child United &
Consortium for Street Children
Chief Scientist
WHO
Ambassador for Global Health
France
Chairman & Managing General
Partner, REDDS Capital
& Founder, UN-ITU AI for Good
Executive Chairman
Freedom Acquisition Corporation
Director,
Environment & Society Programme
Chatham House
Founder & President
Wellbeing Foundation Africa (WBFA)
Chief Executive
Mental Health Innovations
Deputy Director,
Centre for Metabolism & Inflammation
UCL
President
The Pontifical Academy for Life
Chief Scientist
Terasaki Institute
Dean of the School of Public Health
University San Francisco de Quito
Head
Institut Pasteur Korea
Associate Director for
Research at CIRS
Georgetown University in Qatar
Head of Laboratory Services
& Biobanking
IARC/WHO

Moderators:

Broadcast Journalist
Correspondent
Doha Debates
Presenter
Al Jazeera Media Network
International Journalist & TV Presenter
Foreign Correspondent & TV Anchor
Abdullatif-Al-Khal
Deputy Chief Medical Officer
HMC, Qatar
Ahmed-Al-Mandhari
Regional Director for EMRO
WHO
Alya-Ahmed-bin-Saif-Al-Thani
Permanent Representative of the
State of Qatar to the United Nations
Angela-Coulter
Associate member,
Health Services Research Unit
University of Oxford
Aziz-Sheikh
Director, Usher Institute
University of Edinburgh
Christine-Rouzioux
Professor of Virology
University Paris Descartes
Corinne-Reid
Global Advisor & Consultant, Elite Sport
Corinne Reid Consulting
Darryl-Wade
Technical Lead (Disability)
WHO
Dena-Al-Thani
Associate Prof., ICT
College of Science and Engineering
HBKU, Qatar
Didier-Houssin
President
AP-HPI, France
Dina-Mired
Past President, UICC
Patron, SIOP
Honorary President, EORTC
Emma-Hannay
Chief Access Officer
FIND
Fawzia-Rasheed
Senior Advisor to the Director of Health
of the Aga Khan Development Network
and Climate and Environment Lead
Fiona-Bull
Head of the Physical Activity Unit,
Dept. of Health Promotion
WHO
Ghida-AlJuburi
Senior Scholar
O’Neill Institute for National & Global
Health Law, Georgetown University
Gonzalo-Castro-de-la-Mata
Executive Director
Earthna
Guy-Ryder
Director-General
International Labour Organization
Hala-El-Ousta
Senior Diversity & Accessibility Manager
FIFA
Hanan-Abdul-Rahim
Dean, College of Health Sciences
Qatar University
Howard-Catton
CEO
International Council of Nurses
Intisar-AlSabah
Founder
Intisar Foundation
Iris-Blom
MPhil/PhD Candidate, Population Health
London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine
James-Denselow-(1)
Head of Conflict &
Humanitarian Policy & Advocacy
Save the Children
Jerome-Kim
Director General
International Vaccine Institute
Jim-Campbell
Director of the Health Workforce Dept.
WHO
Jodi-Sherman
Medical Director of Sustainability
Yale New Haven Health
Kamran-Abbasi
Editor in Chief
The BMJ, UK
Karine-Sargysan
Managing Director for International Biobanking and Education
Medical University of Graz
Kasper-Bergmann
Vice-President
World Federation of the Deaf
Khalid-Bin-Jabor-Al-Thani
Chairman
Qatar Cancer Society
Luz-de-Regil
Unit Head,
Multisectoral Actions in Food Systems
WHO
Maged-A
Permanent Observer of
The League of Arab States to the
United Nations
Manuel-Pulgar-Vidal
Global Leader, Climate & Energy
WWF
Marie-Barsacq
Executive Director of Impact & Legacy
Paris 2024
Mark-Barone
Vice President
International Diabetes Federation
Mark-Caulfield
Professor of Clinical Pharmacology, Queen Mary University of London
& Vice Principal for Health, Queen Mary’s Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry
Mark-Dyer
Inclusive Design Advisor
SC
Mary-Harvey
CEO
Centre for Sport and Human Rights
Mary-Lou-Jepsen
CEO & Founder
Openwater
Maryam-Bint-Abdullah-Al-Attiyah
Chairperson
National Human Rights Committee
Matsishido-Moeti
Regional Director for Africa
WHO
Michaela-Th
Head of ELSI Services & Research
BBMRI-ERIC
Mohamed-Al-Thani
Director of Public Health
Ministry of Public Health, Qatar
Mohammed-Al-Maadheed
Director, Centre for Metabolism & Inflammation, Division of Medicine, UCL, UK 
& Director General, Naufar Wellness and Recovery Centre, Qatar
Muhammad-Waqar-Azeem
Chair, Department of Psychiatry
Sidra Medicine
Nahla-Al-Afifi-(1)
Director of Qatar Biobank
Qatar Foundation
Neil-Watkins
Deputy Director
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Paola-Barbarino
CEO
ADI
Patricia-Scotland
Secretary-General of the Commonwealth

Peter-Sands
Executive Director
The Global Fund
Pia-McRae
CEO
Consortium for Street Children
Renzo-Guinto
Chief Planetary Health Scientist
Sunway Centre for Planetary Health
Richard-Hatchett
CEO
CEPI
Roslyn-Morauta
Vice-Chair of the Board
The Global Fund
Ruth-Stringer
International Science & Policy Coordinator
Health Care Without Harm
Sally-Davies
UK Special Envoy on AMR
UK Government
Sara-Minkara
Special Advisor on
International Disability Rights
U.S. Department of State
Sarah-Gilbert
Said Professorship of Vaccinology
University of Oxford
Sayyeda-Basma-Al-Said
Mental Health Clinical Counselor &
Founder, Whispers of Serenity
Sharifa-Noaman-Al-Emadi
Executive Director
Doha International Family Institute
Shereen-El-Feki
Regional Director for MENA
UNAIDS
Shona-Macleod
Research Consultant
Street Child United &
Consortium for Street Children
Soumya-Swaminathan
Chief Scientist
WHO
Stephanie-Seydoux
Ambassador for Global Health
France
Stephen-Ibaraki
Chairman & Managing General
Partner, REDDS Capital
& Founder, UN-ITU AI for Good
Tidjane-Thiam
Executive Chairman
Freedom Acquisition Corporation
Tim Benton
Director,
Environment & Society Programme
Chatham House
Toyin-Saraki
Founder & President
Wellbeing Foundation Africa (WBFA)
Victoria-Hornby
Chief Executive
Mental Health Innovations
Vidya-Mohamed-Ali-2022-(1)
Deputy Director,
Centre for Metabolism & Inflammation
UCL
Vincenzo-Paglia
President
The Pontifical Academy for Life
Xiling-Shen
Chief Scientist
Terasaki Institute
Ximena-Garzon-Villalba
Dean of the School of Public Health
University San Francisco de Quito
Youngmee-Jee
Head
Institut Pasteur Korea
Zahra-Babar
Associate Director for
Research at CIRS
Georgetown University in Qatar
Zisis-Kozlakidis
Head of Laboratory Services
& Biobanking
IARC/WHO
Luisa-Baldini
Broadcast Journalist

Nelufar-Hedayat
Correspondent
Doha Debates
Rawaa-Auge
Presenter
Al Jazeera Media Network
Stephen-Sackur
International Journalist & TV Presenter

Yalda-Hakim
Foreign Correspondent & TV Anchor

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