Dubai, UAE: Zanubia Shams, Co-Chairperson at Zulekha Hospitals, was one of the panellists in the inaugural Forbes Middle East healthcare event which took place at the Hyatt Regency Dubai Creek Heights. The event highlighted the current trends and potential opportunities in the healthcare sector and discussions were centred around shaping the future of healthcare, finding a balance in pharma and implementing machine medicine.

The event was opened by His Excellency Amin Al Amiri, Assistant Under Secretary at the Ministry of Health along with other healthcare industry leaders.  Al Amiri shared insights on the U.A.E.’s healthcare services and how the country continuously strives to provide the best state-of-the-art healthcare and pharmaceutical services in the region, he also highlighted the role of technology and innovation and shared acumen on the country’s growing healthcare expenditure to promote healthcare services.

Zanubia Shams said: “Zulekha Hospitals remains committed and continuously strives to support the UAE’s commendable Vision 2021 which aims to achieve a world-class healthcare system to ensure a longer, healthy life for the country’s citizens. We are pleased to participate in the first Forbes Middle East’s healthcare event, and to be a part of a productive forum that allows us to discuss best practises and meet with other healthcare professionals as we collectively work towards achieving a healthier Middle East.”


About Zulekha Healthcare Group

The Zulekha Hospital brand is part of the Zulekha Healthcare Group, and is among the forerunners in UAE healthcare for 25 years now.

Today the Zulekha Healthcare group includes three multidisciplinary hospitals with two in the UAE in Dubai and Sharjah, and the third in Nagpur, India. The Group also has four UAE medical centres and three pharmacies providing specialised treatments in over 25 disciplines.

Zulekha Hospital has received extensive recognition for its commitment towards quality care and sustainable business practises, such as Dubai Quality Appreciation Award, Dubai Quality Award, Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Business Excellence Award, underling a commitment to providing high quality healthcare to patients and society at large.

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