The following posters will be presented at the exhibition of the World Hospital Congress, under the following sub-themes:

  • Resilient health services
  • Health investment for prosperity
  • Innovation for health impact


Around 60 posters will be displayed throughout the whole duration of the event. We encourage both poster presenters and attendees to be present in the poster areas during coffee breaks and lunch breaks. A special jury will be reviewing the posters and the Best Poster will be awarded during the Closing Ceremony.


A1: Healthcare in conflict settings: Leaving no one behind

Presenter: Ms. Maha El Akoum, Head of Content and Research Fellow, World Innovation Summit for Health (Qatar)


A2: How to manage crisis in hospitals? Building resilient organizational strategy

Presenter: Ms. Marie Georges Fayn, RESEAU CHU and RESEAU HOPITAL & GHT Founder, GROUPE PROFESSION SANTE – nehs (France)


A3: Emergency preparedness and impending challenges in hospitals during disasters

Presenter: Dr. Faheem Anwar, Hospital Administrator, Indus Health Network (Pakistan)


A5: Ethical issues in hospitals in preparedness and response to infectious outbreaks

Presenter: Dr. Mahesh Devnani, Assistant Professor of Hospital Administration, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh (India)


A6: An assessment of safety climate in Kuwaiti public hospitals

Presenter: Dr. Gheed Al Salem, Deputy Training and Development, Quality and Accreditation Directorate, Ministry of Health (Kuwait)


A8: Harmonized triage processes in collaborative environments with modern IT (XMDD)

Presenter: Prof. Tiziana Margaria, Full Professor, University of Limerick, HRI and Lero (Ireland)


A9: Crisis resource management in maternity ward

Presenter: Dr. Shamsa Alhinai, Sr Consultant, Royal Hospital (Oman)


A10: Prevalence of workplace bullying at Royal Hospital, Sultanate of Oman

Presenter: Dr. Nawal Nasser Al Mahyijari, Psychiatry Specialist, Royal Hospital- Ministry of Health (Oman)


A11: Applying failure mode effects analysis in introducing the time-based appointment system in the ambulatory patient services in Royal Hospital

Presenter: Dr. Naima Al-Bulushi, Senior Consultant, HOD nuclear medicine department, Royal Hospital (Oman)


A12: The advanced practice nurse: An answer to today’s population needs

Presenter: Ms. Judit León Carretero, Registered Nurse, Master of Science on Nursing, Hospital Sant Joan de Deu (Spain)


A13: Constructing a community-based long-term care setting for case management in Xincheng Township, Hualien County in Eastern Taiwan.

Presenter: Ms. Hui-Hsin Lin, Medical affair administrator, Hualien Armed Forces General Hospital (Taiwan)




Health Investment For Prosperity 

B2: Review the performance of Public-Private Partnership (PPP) as an alternative model to finance healthcare services

Presenter: Dr. Halima Al-Hinai, Director of Health Investment Department, Ministry of Health (Oman)


B3: The study on the competitive advantages of the development of Taiwan’s medical tourism

Presenter: Ms. Yi Ping Chen, HN, Tri-Service General Hospital Penghu Branch (Taiwan)


B4: A regional hospital in northern Taiwan uses cross-team to increase the profit and loss rate of DRGs

Presenter: Ms. Yu-wen Lin, Secretary (Secretary General), Keelung Hospital, Ministry of Health and Welfare (Taiwan)


B5: Ideal hospital framework for South Africa

Presenter: Dr. Ozayr Mahomed, Consultant Public Health Medicine Specialist, University of KwaZulu Natal (South Africa)


B6: Scoping review on the role of district hospitals: Key findings

Presenter: Ms. Victoria Bélorgeot, Public Health Consultant, World Health Organization (Egypt)


B7: How governance can help managers to focus their leadership toward the strategic plan

Presenter: Dr. Joan Maria Ferrer, Director of Quality, Education & Research, Fundacio Sanitaria Mollet (Spain)


B8: Hospital and change management: An intervention to improve management and hospital governance

Presenter: Dr. Sanaa Belabbes, Assistant Professor, Ecole Internationale de Santé Publique / Université Mohammed VI des Sciences de la Santé (Morocco)


B9: Competency based need assessment of hospital CEOs: Iran’s case study

Presenter: Dr. Mehdi Jafari, Head of Health managers development institute, Ministry of Health and Medical Education (Iran)


B10: Development of competencies and leadership skills of executive managers in medical organizations of the Republic of Kazakhstan

Presenter: Ms. Botagoz Salkhayeva, Leading Specialist, Republican Center for Health Development (Kazakhstan)


B11: Leadership roles in the successful implementation of lean management in private hospital

Presenter: Dr. Andreasta Meliala, Director, Hospital Management Post Graduate Program, Faculty of Medicine, Public Health, and Nursing, Universitas Gadjah Mada (Indonesia)


B12: New leadership concept and tools in management for better organization and streamline pathway to minimize interruption of out patients settings and increase staff satisfaction

Presenter: Dr. Suad AlKharusi, Director of National Oncology Centre, Royal Hospital (Oman)


B13: How to involve professionals in the process of healthcare organizations transformation?

Presenter: Ms. Maria Emilia Gil, PhD student, FPCEE, Blanquerna, University Ramón Llull, Barcelona (Spain)


B14: Evidence on HR practice effectiveness of Hospitals in Sub Saharan Africa

Presenter: Prof. Joris Van De Klundert, Vice Dean of Academic Affairs, Prince Mohammad bin Salman College (Saudi Arabia)


B15: Boosting healthcare providers engagement and productivity by implementing wellbeing program

Presenter: Dr. Suad Al-Ismaili, Head of Pediatric intensive care unit, Royal Hospital (Oman)


B16: Leading through values: Staff competencies evaluation and development for increasing efficiency and staff satisfaction

Presenter: Mr. Marcel Pujol Borràs, Director of People, Fundació Sanitària Mollet (Spain)


B18: Behind the Balanced Score Card – The DNA blueprint of success in hospitals

Presenter: Dr. Augusta Dorning, Group Head: Africa Business, Lenmed Health (South Africa)


B19: Managing increasing population with chronic illness with quality multidisciplinary group education

Presenter: Dr. Sau Nga Fu, Associated Consultant, Hospital Authority (Hong Kong)


B21: Quality Improvement Project: Toward Efficient and Timely Nursing Management of Paediatric Emergencies in Paediatric Medical Wards at the Royal Hospital

Presenter: Mrs. Zubaida Al Balushi, Clinical Nurse Educator, Royal Hospital (Oman)


B22: Integrated quality improvement visit – Minimize the round and maximize its effectiveness

Presenter: Mr. Wang Kit, Wylkie Chan, Assisted Hospital Manager, Ruttonjee & Tang Shiu Kin Hospitals (Hong Kong)


B23: Effect of leadership rounds on hand hygiene compliance rate: Goal achieved

Presenter: Dr. Zaina Ali AL Maskari, Director of Infection Prevention & Control, Royal hospital (Oman)


B24: Scoring model to evaluate the weekly frequency of physiotherapy sessions of in-patients according to mobility

Presenter: MSc. Dietlind Bakas-Bruckbacher, Head Physiotherapist, Hospital of St. John of God, Vienna (Austria)


B25: Inventory management in the National Heart Center

Presenter: Ms. Jamila Humaid Al Saidi, Cardiac cath lab Head Section, National Heart Center / Royal Hospital (Oman)


B26: Multimorbidity and medication complexity, new challenges in heart transplantation

Presenter: Dr. Xavier Borras, Medical Director, Hospital Sant Pau, Barcelone (Spain)


B27: A model for provision of liver transplantation services- A novel approach by the Omani Health care system

Presenter: Dr. Khoula Al Said, Senior consultant, Royal Hospital (Oman)




C1: Precision Health Digital Strategy: Design and implementation considerations

Presenter: Ms. Kate Liebelt, Precision Health Strategy & Analytics Consultant, Deloitte Consulting, LLP (USA)


C3: An infallible  system to enhance safety of surgical procedures: Electronic Surgeon Credentialing Management Module

Presenter: Dr. Sandhya Mujumdar, Deputy Director, National University Hospital (Singapore)


C4: Association of technologies in cardiac surgery with healthcare cost and duration of stay among long-term patients: Experience of Kazakhstan.

Presenter: Ms. Sholpan Nurtazina, Academic secretary, JSC “National Research Center for Cardiac Surgery” (Kazakhstan)


C5: Robotic-assisted repair of complex ventral hernia: Does it pay off?

Presenter: Mr. Florian Trummer, Head of operation theaters, Hospital of the Brothers of St John of God Vienna (Austria)


C7: E-solution for prescription compliance

Presenter: Dr. Archana Bajaj, Medical superintendent, Max Super Speciality Hospital, New delhi (India)


C8: MedXat, the implementation of a private and secure platform to improve communication and mobility at Hospital Plató

Presenter: Ms. Laia Terradellas Antoñanzas, Assistant Director of Social and Corporate Management, Hospital Plató (Spain)


C9: An implementation of medical record system on mobile devices

Presenter: Ms. Ai-Chen Chou, Chief Technical Officer, Tungs’ Taichung MetroHarbor Hospital (Taiwan)


C11: ChatHealth: A digital platform providing hard-to-reach groups with confidential and timely access to healthcare

Presenter: Mr. Richard Stubbs, Chief Executive Officer, Yorkshire & Humber Academic Health Science Network (UK)


C12: Use of short message service reminders to improve the attendance rate of diabetes-related multidisciplinary services in a general outpatient clinic

Presenter: Dr. Man Chi Dao, Associate Consultant, Hospital Authority (Hong Kong)


C13: The effectiveness of using social media (WHATSAPP) in improving glycemic control on diabetic patient

Presenter: Ms. Zubaida AL Harthy, Staff Nurse, NDEC (Oman)


C14: Strategic, cultural and methodical aspects of pushing innovation in a hospital using the LEAD user method

Presenter: Mr. Nikola Tanjga, Data Scientist in the department Strategic Projects, Quality and Risks, Brothers of Saint John of God Hospital Vienna (Austria)


C16: Application of a clinical alert system and analysis of relative factors for improving quality of care 

Presenter: Ms. Hui-Hua Tsai, Director, Nursing Division, Taipei City Hospital (Zhongxing Branch) (Taiwan)


C17: Value stream mapping of patient journeys in adult oncology department, National Oncology Centre-Royal Hospital, Oman

Presenter: Dr. Bahaaeldin Baraka, Medical Oncologist, Royal Hospital (Oman)


C18: Alzheimer’s disease clinic and research center: Integrated, comprehensive and patient centered care model

Presenter: Dr. Alba Benaque, CEO, Fundació ACE, Institut Català de Neurociencies Aplicades (Spain)


C19: Patient experience in an acute medical unit for complex chronic patients

Presenter: Dr. Raimon Camps Salat, Internal Medicina Chief, Hospital Plato (Spain)


C20: MOPEAD program: Assessing patient engagement models to facilitate diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease

Presenter: Dr. Mercè Boada, Medical Director, Fundació ACE, Institut Català de Neurociencies Aplicades (Spain)


C22: Effectiveness of diabetes education on adult diabetic patients

Presenter: Ms. Nasra Al Harrasi, Staff Nurse, MOH (Oman)


C23: Crafting adolescent medicine services in Oman

Presenter: Dr. Nahed Jaber, Head Unit Adolescent Medicine, Royal Hospital (Oman)


C25: Improve the correctness of instrument washing in the operating room  of the CSSD by using equipment and environmental planning

Presenter: Ms. Yu-Ping Tsai, Chiayi Chang Gung Memorial Hospital (Taiwan)


C26: Factors influencing the uptake of medical male circumcision in rural Kwazulu-Natal province over the period of 2009-2014.

Presenter: Dr. Linda Jessica Sobekwa, Chief Executive Officer, Department of health (South Africa)


C27: Improving oral mucositis management in cancer patients with chemotherapy

Presenter: Ms. Hsiu Fen Hsu, RN, Assistant Head Nurse, Department of Nursing, Taipei Medical University Hospital (Taiwan)