Become a member

Partnership Insight Series: 2016 Saudi-American Healthcare Forum

April 23-27. 2016: Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Bilateral Chamber Proud to Support:


Improving Healthcare Through Bilateral Knowledge

Under the patronage of His Royal Highness Prince Faisal Bin Bandar Al Saud, Governor of Riyadh Region

The mission of the Saudi-American Healthcare Forum is to build, foster and strengthen relationships between U.S. and Saudi healthcare professionals. An important basis for the 2016 forum is to:

  • Continue the awareness of the role that science, research, education and innovation play in economic and social well-being
  • Continue the importance of coordinating national healthcare efforts to tackle common societal challenges between the U.S. and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
  • Continue the sustainable and inclusive growth between the two regions to create the needed conditions to further develop a bilateral partnership in the healthcare field

The Saudi-American Healthcare Forum assembled business leaders, policy makers, educators and medical professionals to uncover and promote both U.S. and Saudi initiatives that are focused on healthcare improvements.

2016 Speakers Included:

  • HRH Prince Faisal Bin Bandar Al Saud, Governor of Riyadh Region, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
  • H.E. Eng. Khalid bin Abdulaziz Al-Falih, Minister of Health, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
  • Dr. Basmah S. Al Buhairan, Managing Director of Healthcare  & Life Sciences, Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority (SAGIA)
  • T.H.Ambassador Joseph W. Westphal, U.S. Ambassador to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
  • Hassan Al- Dumluji, Head of Middle East Relations, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
  • Dr. John A. Ulatowski, CEO, Johns Hopkins Aramco Healthcare Services