Building Resilient Healthcare Systems in the Gulf:

The Bahrain Case Study

Healthcare represents a sector with huge potential for economic growth in the Middle East. Gulf countries like Bahrain are dedicating more and more resources to the development of their healthcare systems and attracting innovative healthcare companies as they look to diversify their economies. This webinar will highlight the resiliency and growth of the healthcare sector in the Gulf with a focus on Bahrain, drawing from lessons learned through the leading role Bahrain played in the global fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.  


Dr. Mariam Adhbi Al-Jalahma

CEO, National Health Regulatory Authority of Bahrain


Prof. Dr. Manaf Alqahtani

Royal Medical Services
Bahrain Defence Force (BDF)


Hamad Al Mahmeed (invited)

Assistant Undersecretary of Research and Strategic Studies
Office of the Prime Minister of Bahrain


The Honorable Steve Bondy

U.S. Ambassador to Bahrain



Monday, May 9, 2022
9:00 - 10:00 AM EDT | 4:00 - 5:00 PM in Bahrain