The International Family Medicine Conference & Exhibition (IFM) is held under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, Minister of Finance, UAE and President of Dubai Health Authority and is supported by Ministry of Health & Prevention in the UAE, Dubai Health Authority, Global Family Medicine Scientific Alliance, Health Ministers Council for Gulf Cooperation Council States, International Hospital Federation, Anti-Smoking International Alliance, INDEX Healthcare Management and Dubai Sports Council. This unique event will take place on February 26-28, 2018 in conjunction with Dubai International Pharmaceuticals & Technologies Conference & Exhibition (DUPHAT) at the Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre, United Arab Emirates.
IFM will continuously contribute directly to the promotion of healthcare policies, healthy life style patterns, and primary care, which form the basis for the comprehensive medical practice. This specialty has forced itself into health care systems in various countries around the world, as a main part of the integrated medical care, which includes diagnosis, prevention and treatment.
IFM UAE will serve as a convergence point for General Practitioners, Public Health Administrators, Community Health Medics, Preventive Medics, Nurses, Social Workers, Educators, Clinical Aids (Radiographers/ Physiotherapists), Alternative Medicine , Scientists, Marketing Professionals, Researchers, Paramedical Professionals, Drug Developers, Dealers, Agents, Manufacturers, Distributors, Medical Representatives, Product Specialists, Key Decision Makers, Trade Visitors & Academia.
To promote and maintain the ethics and standards of the primary health care system through continuous education and knowledge transfer.
Contribute towards better health by enhancing the Family Medicine concepts inclusive of health promotions, prevention and curative programs as well promoting equity in health accessibility to the services and delivery of health programs efficiently and effectively to the community.