Mental Health Service during COVID-19

Date: September 17, 2020 @ 19:00-20:45 (Time Zone: GMT+4, Abu Dhabi/Dubai/Muscat)
Presented by: Dr. Samia AlKhoori, Dr. Mazin Awad Mukhtar, Dr. Fatima Sayed Youssef, Dr. Bassam Aysar Dheyaa & Dr. Shazya Rashid Lakadawala
Moderated by: Prof. Abdullah Shehab

2020/09/17 19:00:00
  • Prof. Abdullah Shehab

    Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine
    NEJM Editor-in-Chief

  • Dr. Samia AlKhoori

    Consultant Psychiatrist & Head of Department
    Rashid Hospital
    President of Emirates Society of Mental Health

  • Dr. Mazin Awad Mukhtar

    Specialist Psychiatrist

  • Dr. Fatima Sayed Youssef

    Specialist Psychiatrist

  • Dr. Bassam Aysar Dheyaa

    Specialist Psychiatrist

  • Dr. Shazya Rashid Lakadawala

    Specialist Psychiatrist

  • Emphasize the significance of mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic
  • Discuss unique mental health cases and challenges from Dubai Health Authority
  • Explore the effects of the dynamic shift caused by COVID-19 in patient management, networking, research, development, and discussions within the mental scientific community
  • Elaborate on statistics collected from complications faced in acute and chronic patients by the EHMS members.
  • Discuss the changes brought forward by the pandemic and the effect it has had on the day to day activities within the hospital settings of DHA thus including new protocols and guidelines adapted through the period

The highlight of the data will be considered for NEMJ publication

  • Psychiatrists
  • Clinical Psychologists
  • Social Workers
  • Psychotherapists
  • Counselors
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Educators
  • Researchers
  • School Health Medicine
  • Public Health Workers
  • Family Physician
  • General Practitioners
  • Interns, Residents & Medical Students

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