The National Health Regulatory Authority (NHRA), an independent regulatory body providing provision of healthcare in Bahrain, is holding its ‘First Bahrain Health Regulatory Conference’ 2019 from 28-30 November at the Gulf Convention Centre, Manama
The conference is being organised by Education Plus and Promed in collaboration with PowerUp and Perfect Solutions Advertising, with the support of government health entities, the private sector and other professionals, industry-related societies in Bahrain.
The first edition of the conference will also feature a complementary exhibition to showcase various stakeholders. The three-day conference will feature keynote speakers, lecture presentations, panel discussions, networking, and workshops on health regulation schemes in addition to providing business opportunities for investors in the healthcare industry.
Sheikh Mohamed Bin Abdullah Al-Khalifa, the chairman of the Supreme Council of Health, said, “Health regulations are implemented in the Gulf such as Bahrain, Saudi Arabia and the rest of the GCC countries. There have been a lot of transformations in the health regulations introducing various systems such as in insurance, technology and others.”
“The conference will provide a place and platform for the stakeholders to learn the best applications, opportunities, issues and what the role of everybody is in providing solution,” he added.
Mariam Al Jalahma, NHRA CEO, stated, “At the conference, many experts will be talking in this field to improving professional regulations, requirements and qualifications required to ensure in bringing the best practices in the country. Also, we will be discussing the accreditation and importance of accreditations in ensuring the quality of services provided in the country.”
NHRA’s first conference aims to discuss and explore regional and global health regulation schemes. The conference aims to bring together healthcare providers, the pharmaceutical industries, healthcare organisations, patient safety, medical educators and accreditation standard experts from the region and the globe to share insights on implementing and managing health regulations.
The conference aims to bring together government healthcare decision-makers, health reform and health regulation experts, pharmaceutical and drug company owners, public and private healthcare, providers, investors and interested experts in the healthcare business, technology experts and solutions providers.