World-renowned doctors from Johns Hopkins Medicine in the US will travel to Dubai on a regular basis to provide advanced diagnostic and specialty care for patients in the region.
For this Clemenceau Medical Centre Hospital in Dubai signed has a collaboration agreement with Johns Hopkins Medicine International, the leading healthcare provider in the US, in the presence of Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahayan, Cabinet member, Minister of Tolerance and Coexistence.
This collaboration comes in line with the directives of our wise leadership and the vision of Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, to provide the highest level of care that complies with international standards for citizens and residents, and to make UAE a major destination for treatment in the region and the world.
Meeting patient needs
“Since inception, Clemenceau Medical Centre Hospital Dubai, has dedicated its mission to meet patients’ needs in the UAE through the enhancement of the quality of healthcare and the management of complex medical conditions,” said Abdulrahman Abdulaziz Khansaheb, Chairman of the Board of Directors at Clemenceau Medical Centre Hospital Dubai.
Charles M Wiener, MD, President of Johns Hopkins Medicine International said: “We are honoured to collaborate with Clemenceau Medicine International in their efforts to advance healthcare in the Middle East and to share our expertise and best practices with Clemenceau Medical Centre Hospital Dubai, one of the region’s premier health care institutions. We are deeply committed to expanding access to high-quality health care locally so as many people as possible can receive the best care close to home and family.”
Mounes Kalaawi, MD, FRCS, MBA, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Clemenceau Medicine commented: “Clemenceau Medicine International and Johns Hopkins Medicine International have a long-standing collaboration, which has resulted in many achievements in the field of healthcare. There is no doubt that this cooperation is the first of its kind in the UAE.”
"This agreement gives a strong push in the field of healthcare, as it provides a unique programme of its kind in the region, including surgical operations and clinical medicine from visiting physicians and surgeons from Johns Hopkins who are globally acclaimed for their expertise and cutting-edge research.
“They will work as an integrated team across all advanced medical specialties all year round in Dubai, providing the best treatment for difficult and complex medical cases.”
Dr Kalaawi added: “Our doctors in Dubai will benefit from this cooperation with world-renowned senior specialists from Johns Hopkins University and Hospital by working as a group and exchanging Experience, education and access to everything that is new and advanced. This is in the interest of patients to meet their needs throughout the country without the need to travel and get treatment abroad.”-- TradeArabia News Service