His Excellency Abdul Rahman bin Muhammad Al Owais, Minister of Health and Community Protection, confirmed that His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE, may God protect him, in his capacity as Ruler of Dubai, issued Law No. (13) of 2021 establishing the Dubai Academic Health Corporation and Law No. (14) for the year 2021 to amend some provisions of Law No. (6) of 2018 regarding the Dubai Health Authority.
Which constitutes a qualitative leap towards the knowledge industry and the upgrading of health services in the country in accordance with the highest international standards, through an academic health system that represents an incubator for a scientific future in health research, and ensures Continuous qualification of medical and administrative cadres and keeping pace with the best global health practices in order to enhance the level of quality of health care.
His Excellency the Minister of Health and Community Protection indicated that the UAE, with the vision of its wise leadership, presents an innovative model for the next generation of government practices, which represents a new and unprecedented path in the work of governments towards re-inventing the future, to provide proactive solutions and consolidate the approach of challenge and achievement as an institutional work culture in the government.
Noting that The importance of establishing the Dubai Academic Health Corporation in enhancing the efforts of the health system in the UAE in its quest to develop, attract and retain medical and research capabilities, promote Emiratisation in various fields of the health sector, and provide a supportive environment; To carry out scientific and clinical research, with the aim of providing the highest levels of health services and strengthening the UAE’s position as a leading global destination for a sustainable future in healthcare.
For his part, His Excellency Dr. Muhammad Salim Al Olama, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Health and Community Protection and Chairman of the Emirates Health Services Corporation, indicated that His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE, may God protect him, in his capacity as Ruler of Dubai, issued Law No. (13 ) for the year 2021 to establish the Dubai Academic Health Corporation, and Law No. (14) for the year 2021 to amend some provisions of Law No. (6) of 2018 regarding the Dubai Health Authority.
Confirming the UAE’s approach based on achieving leadership in the health field and developing the capabilities of competencies specialized in medical research The vitality and consolidation of a culture of knowledge and innovation in developing healthcare services and foreseeing their future paths, to move towards achieving the objectives of the national agenda and the UAE Centennial Vision 2071.
Which would enhance the country’s competitive capabilities on the international scene and consolidate its position as an ideal destination for scientific and medical research, as well as enhance the UAE’s reputation as an active country in The global health landscape.