Ajman, June 23: Gulf Medical University (GMU) is hosting the prestigious Visionary Leaders Nurture Lifelong Learners Conference, bringing together speakers and delegates from reputable schools in the UAE to discuss how educators can help young people in the region choose careers where they can thrive. for Educators, is in cooperation with the GMU College of Healthcare Management and Economics and will be held at the Ajman campus on Saturday, June 25.
The one-day seminar will host panel discussions on topics such as: (a) preparing students for university education, (b) the challenges and opportunities while choosing modern or ancient courses, and (c) the management of socio-economic boundaries and career management.
Renowned practitioners in the field of education including counselors and principals of schools such as Habitat School (Ajman), Global Indian International School (Abu Dhabi), Sharjah Indian School, Modern American International School (Sharjah), Ryan International School (Sharjah), Al Zuhour Private School (Sharjah), Delhi Private School (Ajman), Pakistan Islamia Higher Secondary School (Ajman) and Dubai National School Al Barsha (girls and boys) will grace the event.
Speaking about the conference, Professor Hossam Hamdy, Chancellor of GMU, said, “We were honored to welcome such eminent speakers to exchange ideas across multiple disciplines and plan the development of a common strategy that guides the careers of youth. With platforms like these, GMU has consistently worked to support the vision of the UAE by attracting prestigious academic, social, and cultural opportunities to this region. We look forward to building on these newly formed collaborations to help expand the center of higher education in the United Arab Emirates to continue to grow, evolve and reach even greater heights.
Over the past 24 years, GMU has relentlessly strived to reach new heights by fostering the brilliance of over 2600 plus 2000 part-time students from over 90 different nationalities and 29 accredited undergraduate and postgraduate programs. graduate studies run by the 6 constituent colleges in the field of Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Nursing, Biomedical Sciences, Health Care Management and Economics, Anesthesia Technology, Medical Laboratory Sciences, Physiotherapy, and Health Care Management and Economics health. In addition, the university also offers short-term certificate courses for health workforce development and career enhancement.
The university’s extensive accreditation credentials demonstrate strong quality standards, ensuring a globally recognized qualification – the outcome of the university’s Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) program is aligned with the standards of the World Federation for Medical Education (WFME), the Bachelor of Biomedical Science program is accredited by the Institute of Biomedical Science (IBMS), UK, and the PharmD program is certified by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), USA. Additionally, the university’s affiliated teaching hospital is JCI accredited and the laboratories are CAP accredited. National, international and regional engagements exceed 70 collaborations with leading international universities in Europe, the United States, Japan, Malaysia and the Far East.
For more information on the different programs, students can visit the university website: www.gmu.ac.ae