Gisha Paul

Wound Care Manager | United Arab Emirates

Gisha Paul, a certified wound care nurse. She has completed her post graduation in wound mangement from MacEwan University, Canada. She is an ex ICU nurse with great experience and currently, working as a wound care nurse at American Hospital Dubai. She has solid experience in managing cancer, vascular, diabetic, surgical wounds including negative pressure wound therapy.

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Mary Lynn McPherson


Dr. McPherson is a Fellow in the American Pharmacists Association, American Society of Health-Systems Pharmacists and American Society of Consultant Pharmacists. She has received many honors for her work, including the American Pharmacists Association Distinguished Achievement Award in Specialized Practice and the Maryland Pharmacists Association Innovative Practice Award. She has written three books, and many chapters and peer-reviewed articles on pain management, palliative care, and other top […]

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Melanie Schlatter

Clinical Health Psychologist | United Arab Emirates

Dr Melanie Schlatter (PhD) is a Clinical Health Psychologist from New Zealand who has lived and worked in Dubai for over 15 years. She came here because she saw a great need for psychological support services in the health and medical community, and she currently works in both departments of Oncology and Psychiatry at the American Hospital Dubai. Melanie is trained in the psychology of health, disease and treatment processes. She has post-graduate qualifications in psychology, pharmacology and r […]

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Mona Tareen

Consultant Palliative Medicine | United Arab Emirates

Dr. Mona Tareen is a Consultant in Palliative, Geriatric and Internal Medicine. She obtained her basic medical degree from Dhow Medical College, Karachi, Pakistan and completed her US Board Certification in Internal Medicine, Geriatrics Board Certification and Hospice and Palliative Medicine. She has worked as Palliative Medicine Consultant and Medical Director of Hospice and Palliative Care Program in the US and also served the Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, as Consultant Geriatrician […]

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Sebastiano Mercadante

Director of the Main Regional Center for Pain Relief and Palliative/Supportive Care | Italy

Sebastiano Mercadante obtained his doctorate in Medicine and Surgery from the University of Palermo, Italy, in 1979, having specialized in Anesthesiology and Science of Nutrition. He is Adjunct Professor of Palliative Medicine at the University of Texas, Houston, and the Director of the Main Regional Center for Pain Relief and Palliative/Supportive Care at La Maddalena Clinic for Cancer, Italy. He has published more than 500 papers in peer-reviewed journals, and is the author of more than 40 cha […]

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