Student Wellness:
Perspectives, Challenges & Innovations


A Collaborative Symposium by the Institute for Population Health & Division of Student Affairs
Feb 10 & 11, 2018 AT Weill Cornell Medicine - Qatar

Scientific Planning Committee

Mr. Abdallah Tom

Medical Student
Class of 2021
President, Medical Student Executive Council
Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar
Doha, Qatar

Dr. Dietrich Büsselberg

Professor of Physiology and Biophysics
Assistant Dean for Premedical Student Affairs
Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar
Doha, Qatar

Mr. Farhan Aziz

Director, Admissions
Weill Cornell Medicine–Qatar
Doha, Qatar

Ms. Faten Shunnar

Director, Student Affairs
Weill Cornell Medicine–Qatar
Doha, Qatar

Ms. Hanof Ahmad

Medical Student
Class of 2019
Weill Cornell Medicine–Qatar
Doha, Qatar

Mrs. Majida Timimi

Science and Health Science Technology, Head of Department
DeBakey High School for Health Professions at Qatar
Doha, Qatar

Ms. Menatalla Mekhaimar

Medical Student
Class of 2019
Weill Cornell Medicine–Qatar
Doha, Qatar

Dr. Mohamud A. Verjee

Assistant Dean for Student Affairs
Director, Primary Care Clerkship
Associate Professor of Family Medicine in Clinical Medicine
Divisions of Student Affairs & Medical Education
Weill Cornell Medicine–Qatar
Doha, Qatar

Ms. Priyamvada Pillai

Medical Student
Class of 2019
Weill Cornell Medicine–Qatar
Doha, Qatar

Dr. Rachid Bendriss

Associate Professor of English as a Second Language
Assistant Dean for Student Recruitment, Outreach, and Foundation Programs
Weill Cornell Medicine–Qatar
Doha, Qatar

Ms. Raji Anand

Administration Manager
Institute for Population Health
Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar
Doha, Qatar

Dr. Ravinder Mamtani

Professor of Healthcare Policy and Research
Senior Associate Dean for Population Health, Capacity Building and Student Affairs
Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar
Consultant (Honorary), Ministry of Public Health
Doha, Qatar

Dr. Sohaila Cheema

Assistant Professor of Healthcare Policy and Research
Director, Institute for Population Health
Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar
Doha, Qatar

Dr. Steve Wilson

Coordinator of Counseling and Health and Wellness Services
Texas A&M University at Qatar
Doha, Qatar