The United Arab Emirates is honored to be the host of this important event. Under the patronage of the President, H.H. Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the Ministry of Health has formed a Supreme National Organising Committee headed by H.E. the Minister of Health (Chairman) and H.E. Dr. Amin Hussain Al Amiri, CEO for Medical Practice & License (Vice Chairman). Other members include representatives from the Ministries of Health, Presidential Affairs, Education, Higher Education & Scientific Research, Education & Youth and Social Affairs, and Abu Dhabi Health Authority, Dubai Health Authority, Health Services-Armed Forces, Health Services-Ministry of Internal Affairs, UAE Red Crescent Association and the National Media Council. The members of the Organising Committee have been divided into different groups and specific tasks assigned to them.