The Impact of COVID-19 on Healthcare - Challenges & Solutions

Date: 23rd September’2020 (Wednesday) Timing: 02:00 PM – 03:30 PM (UAE Time)

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Shri. Dr. Kamini

One of India’s foremost obstetricians & gynecologists and a recipient of the Padma Shri. Dr. Kamini Rao is a pioneer of the assisted reproduction fraternity in India. She has always been a relentless crusader for the fundamental right to give birth and with this goal founded one of India’s leading fertility chains “Milann”, formerly known as BACC Healthcare, a brand synonymous with high standards of clinical quality, medical expertise, excellent patient care and success rates comparable with the best in the world. The Centre has been voted the No.1 Fertility Centre in India four times in a row by Times of India Health Survey, for the years 2016, 2017, 2018 & 2019.


Dr. Raza Siddiqui
Group CEO of Arabian Healthcare Group and Executive Director of RAK Hospital

With a will to break new ground, Dr. Raza Siddiqui’s fresh outlook and unconventional approach to the healthcare sector is quite evident in his many high-profile achievements, both in India and the UAE. The Group CEO of Arabian Healthcare Group and Executive Director of RAK Hospital has been at the helm of several high-profile novel projects and turned them around into success stories.


Having received the JCI accreditation early in its years (2007) and the Swiss Leading Hospitals (SLH) accreditation in 2008, RAK Hospital scaled to new heights constantly gaining recognition on various local and international platforms for quality and excellence. Besides being re-accredited thrice by JCI, other awards include: Health Magazine Award – Best Environment (2017), Healthcare Asia Award – Best Brand and Leadership (2016), Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Business Excellence Award (2015), Best healing Environment Hospital in the Middle East (2012 & 2010), Best Healing Environment Hospital at the Hospital Build Awards, and the Highly Commended for Best External Design (2008), among others. RAK Hospital is also the winner of the Superbrand Award three years in a row from 2014 to 2016.

Mr. Arunkumar Krishnan CEO

Forward-looking strategist and industry thought leader with accomplished leadership history in Healthcare and Medical Industry in GCC and India, Mr. Arunkumar Krishnan has over 20 years of experience in the business of healthcare.

Mr. Arunkumar Krishnan, the current CEO of Alnoor Group of Clinics is a reputable senior professional with a highly diverse experience including leading new clinics and hospital development projects from inception to operational delivery, turnaround management, and leading multi-speciality operations with over 200+ doctors and other medical professionals. Key positions held by him include “Director-Operations” of Gulf Healthcare International, a company involved in managing investments in healthcare sector primarily diagnostic centres, pathology labs, hospital labs and primary healthcare clinics in the GCC region. Gulf Healthcare International is owned by various Private Equity funds predominantly owned by Global Capital Management Kuwait, SAIB-BNP Joint Venture and JP Morgan PE.

Dr Haidar

Dr Haidar Al Yousuf is one of the most prominent figures in the UAE healthcare industry, he is now the Managing Director of Al-Futtaim Health Group, his previous role has been the design and successful implementation of the health insurance system of the Emirate of Dubai (ISAHD اسعاد (and the mandatory health insurance law for Dubai, law no 11 for 2013 by HH Shiekh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Vice president of the UAE, Ruler of Dubai, achieving total healthcare coverage for the population in three years and regulating one of the most recognized health systems in region.

Dr Alyousuf has taken an active role in the public, government, and health sector scenes, this has included involvement with The Executive Council in developing The Dubai strategic plan 2007- 2015 and 2016-2021.
He also led the first phase of DHA Dubai Health Sector Strategy development for 2016-2021 (health innovation labs, 2015) at which HH Shiekh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum has participated.