Sheikh Rashid bin Hamdan bin Rashid Approves the Winners of ‎the 12th Term of the Hamdan Medical Award 04 October 2022
Sheikh Rashid Bin Hamdan Bin Rashid ‎received His Excellency Abdulrahman Al Owais, Minister of ‎Health and Prevention and Chairman of the Board of Trustees of ‎the Hamdan Medical Award, His Excellency Awad Al Ketbi, ‎Director General of the Dubai Health Authority, His Excellency ‎Mirza Al Sayegh, Member of the Board of Trustees of the Award, ‎and His Excellency Dr. Ahmed Al Hashemi is a member of the ‎Board of Trustees of the Award, His Excellency Abdullah Bin ‎Souqat, Executive Director of the Award, and His Excellency Issa ‎Al Maidour, Director General of Dubai Development Group.‎
at Zabeel Palace. During the meeting Sheikh Rashid approved ‎the names of the 14 winners of the Award’s 12th term (2021-‎‎2022), which is centered on infectious diseases.‎
Sheikh Rashid was briefed on the winners of the International, ‎Arab World and UAE Award categories. He praised the ‎transparency and impartiality in the process of selecting the ‎winners, which itself is a result of dedicated efforts made, during ‎the previous two years, by the Members of the Award’s Scientific ‎Committees, General Secretariat, and Board of Trustees.‎
He was also briefed on the progress of the arrangements for the ‎Award ceremony honouring the winners next at the Museum of ‎the Future in Dubai.‎
On the other hand, the Members of the Board of Trustees of the ‎Award thanked Sheikh Rashid bin Hamdan bin Rashid Al ‎Maktoum for generously continuing to support the Award after ‎the late Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, and for valuing ‎the important role played by the Award in stimulating the ‎achievement of medical excellence locally, regionally and ‎internationally.‎
The category of the international awards include the Grand ‎Hamdan Award, the Hamdan Award for Medical Research ‎Excellence, and the Hamdan Award for Volunteers in ‎Humanitarian Medical Services.‎
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The Arab World Awards include the Hamdan Award for the Best ‎Medical College/Institute or Center in the Arab world, and the ‎Hamdan Award for Honoring Distinguished Personalities from ‎the Arab World.‎
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Finally, the UAE awards include the Hamdan Award for the Best ‎Medical Department in the Government Sector in the UAE, the ‎Hamdan Award for Distinguished Medical Personalities, and the ‎Hamdan Award for the Best Research Published in the Journal of ‎Medical Sciences.‎
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