November 27-28, 2023: Alfaisal University’s Medical Education Department (MED) proudly announces its exceptional success at the 5th Annual MBRU Medical Education Symposium held in Dubai on the 27th and 28th of October 2023. Out of the four abstracts presented by the department delegation, an outstanding three posters were selected to be among the top five projects in the conference.
This remarkable achievement underscores the department’s commitment to excellence in medical education and innovative practices. The selected posters showcased diverse topics, including adaptive educational practices, conflict management, research education and faculty development, reflecting the department’s dedication to advancing medical education on an international scale.
One of the highlighted posters was presented by Abdulrahman Alnwiji, a 4th-year medical student and mentee within the department. Abdulrahman’s outstanding performance included delivering a compelling poster presentation and excelling in the oral presentation category, demonstrating his impressive skills and dedication to the field.
The success of the delegation, including Dr. Raed Albar, Dr. Ayman Mohamed, and future doctor Abdulrahman Alnwiji, at the symposium not only reflects its academic prowess but also highlights its commitment to fostering innovation and excellence among both faculty and students.
“We are immensely proud of our participation at the MBRU Medical Education Symposium. It reflects the dedication and hard work of our team at the MED and reinforces our commitment to advancing medical education globally,” said Dr. Hassan Shaibah, Chairman of Alfaisal University’s Medical Education Department and Dean of College of Science.
In addition to the academic achievements, the conference provided a valuable opportunity for the department members to reunite with Alfaisal graduates currently practicing in the UAE. These alumni continue to make Alfaisal proud with the care they provide in various hospitals across the UAE, further establishing the university’s impact on healthcare professionals.
To provide a visual insight into the conference experience, attached are pictures capturing the enthusiasm and engagement of the department’s team during the symposium.