About ENA

The Emirates Nursing Association (ENA) is a non-profit organization which was founded on 22nd January 2003 under the statement number (65) by the Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs of the United Arab Emirates. It was established and exists exclusively to strengthen the nursing profession in the United Arab Emirates. ENA has been a member with International Nursing Council (ICN) since May 2005. The Association started with a few members, but now there are more than 6000 nurses in the UAE that have joined the ENA.

Welcome Message by President

Dear Colleagues, 

I am delighted to extend a heartfelt invitation to the 1st UAE International Midwifery Conference, also known as UAEIMC 2024, hosted by the Emirates Nursing Association- Midwifery Society. This esteemed event is scheduled to be held on 9-10 November 2024 in the vibrant city of Dubai, UAE.

Our two-day comprehensive conference on Midwifery will revolve around the theme of “Midwifery Practice: Fostering Conducive Environments for Improved SRMNAH Care.” Our goal is to explore, innovate, and implement healthcare strategies that prioritize the well-being of both patients and healthcare providers.

The organizing committee has collaborated with various regional and international partners to create a unique educational experience. This conference will address key issues facing the midwifery community today, offering insights from world-class experts alongside esteemed local speakers. Attendees can expect state-of-the-art lectures, interactive sessions, and opportunities for knowledge exchange and best practice sharing.

We believe that this gathering will greatly benefit participants at the UAE, regional, and international levels. Your presence will contribute significantly to the success and impact of this prestigious conference.

We eagerly anticipate your participation and look forward to welcoming you to Dubai for this remarkable event. 


Dr Sumaya Mohammed Alblooshi

President- Emirates Nursing Association

About ENA-Midwifery Society

The ENA-Midwifery Society is a leading organization dedicated to advancing midwifery care in the UAE and globally under the umbrella of Emirates Nursing Association (ENA). We promote excellence through education, collaboration, and advocacy, empowering midwives to deliver optimal maternal and new-born health outcomes. Join us in celebrating and elevating the art and science of midwifery for healthier families and communities.

Welcome Message by Chairman

Dear Colleagues, 

On behalf of the Organizing Committee, it is an honor to extend a warm welcome to the inaugural event of the Midwifery Society of Emirates Nursing Association, the 1st UAE International Midwifery Conference (UAEIMC 2024), a two-day extensive CME accredited program scheduled to take place on 9-10 November 2024 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

We are privileged to host this prestigious gathering under the theme “Midwifery Practice: Fostering Conducive Environments for Improved SRMNAH Care.” This theme concisely encapsulates our vision for the future of midwifery, encapsulating a holistic approach to enhancing healthcare outcomes in Sexual, Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn, and Adolescent Health (SRMNAH) through midwifery practices.

As an inaugural event, we have meticulously developed a high-quality scientific program with your interests in mind. We have not only expanded networking opportunities with colleagues from across the region but also introduced more focused sessions featuring cutting-edge presentations, special panel discussions, and lively interaction with leaders and experts.

Through the exchange of evidence-based practices, practical experiences, innovative concepts, and emerging trends, we aim to collectively address critical issues within this vital sector.

We are excited to host this pioneering event in Dubai in November 2024 and looking forward to your participation to enhance the highest standards in the Midwifery Community. 

Once again, we extend a warm welcome to all! 


Khadija Mohamed Sulaiman Al Sulaimi

Conference Chairman

Chairman- ENA Midwifery Society 

Who Should Attend

Midwives & Maternity Nurses
Obstetricians & Gynecologists
Neonatal Nurses & Pediatricians
Researchers & Educators
Policymakers & Healthcare Administrators
Nursing Students

Why Participate?

Opportunity to contribute to discussions on enhancing midwifery practice and SRMNAH care.

Connect with fellow researchers, practitioners, and advocates in the field.

Showcase innovative solutions and research findings.

Potential publication opportunities in conference booklets.

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