4th Annual International Digestive Disease Symposium
3rd Annual Diabetes, Obesity and Cardiovascular Disease Summit (DOCS)

Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi


Matthew Kroh, MD
Symposium Chair
Activity Director

Ricard Corcelles, MD
Scientific Program Chair

Carlos Abril, MD
Committee Member

Mohammed Al Hadad, MD
Committee Member

Philip Schauer, MD
Activity Director

Rahat Bawany, MD
Committee Member

About DOCS 2020

Learning Objectives

  • Discuss Appropriate Management of Patients with Type 2 Diabetes and Obesity
  • Engage Spectrum of Health care Practitioners in Learning about Recent Advances in the Pathophysiology of Obesity, Type 2 Diabetes, Cardiovascular Diseases, & Metabolic Syndrome
  • Identify Preventive Strategies
  • Review Therapeutic Approaches in Multi-Disciplinary Platform

Program Topics

  • Obesity
  • Type 2 Diabetes
  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Metabolic Syndrome
  • Preventive Strategies
  • Multidisciplinary Therapeutic Approaches

Target Audience

  • Primary Care Physicians
  • Internists
  • Gastroenterologists
  • Psychologists
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Physician Assistants
  • Medical Trainees
  • Hematology/Oncology
  • Wellness


  • Endocrinologists
  • Cardiologists
  • Bariatric Surgeons
  • Psychiatrists
  • Nurses
  • Dieticians
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Radiology
  • Women’s Health