The clinic which signals a new era in health care and collaboration between UAE and Israel had top government officials from both countries. These include the newly appointed Consul General for Israel, Ilan Stzulman Starosta.
Leading UAE government officials who attended the event were Awad Saghir Al Ketbi, Director General Dubai Health Authority (DHA), Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem, DP World Group Chairman and CEO as well as Chairman of Dubai Chamber of International Commerce; Mohammed Al Muallem, Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director, DP World — UAE Region; and Ahmed Bin Sulayem, Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Dubai Multi Commodities Centre (DMCC).
Reverse age-related decline
UAE- Israel representatives hail the opening
Marking a new era in advanced health care
Highlighting the UAE’s vision 2021 to become a global hub for cutting-edge innovation in diverse sectors, including both curative and preventive health, Bin Sulayem, Chairman of Dubai said: “Innovation is embedded in the DNA of the UAE, and has enabled Dubai to become a key location in global trade across all sectors, and attract some of the world’s most innovative and smart solutions. The opening today of a pioneering medical science facility that demonstrates the same approach is testament to the bold and ambitious environment Dubai’s vision has created.”
Ahmed Bin Sulayem, took pride in the fact that the clinic chose DMCC as its location. “DMCC is home to some of Dubai’s most innovative companies and individuals shaping the future of tomorrow. We are delighted that our JLT community has been selected as the setting for the world-class Aviv Clinics Dubai. Those searching for the future can find it in Dubai, and this is just one of the reasons why the emirate is the perfect location for the new era of health care innovation,” he said.
Setting the stage for many other UAE-Israel collaborations
Israeli Consul General in Dubai, Starosta said: “The strengthening of bilateral cooperation and investment in key areas that include food, security and medicine is now well underway. Aviv Clinics Dubai is an excellent demonstration of mutual success, and the increasingly important role innovation and advancement in health care plays in both societies. We are looking forward to many more future collaborations across sectors with the UAE.”
Aviv Clinics Dubai is manned by an international team of physicians, physiologists, neuropsychologists, nurses, experts in the ageing process and data scientists at the forefront of medical science and technology. The 7,000 square meter facility in JLT, Dubai is the second Aviv Clinic in the world, the first having opened in Florida, USA in 2020.
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