Dr. Narendar Rawal

Narinder Rawal MD, PhD, FRCA (Hon), EDRA is a professor of Anaesthesiology at Örebro University, Sweden. He has published over 250 articles and written over 100 book chapters/review articles/books. He has received awards and honours from over 30 societies/institutions including the ESRA Carl Koller and the ASRA Labat Awards. He was Secretary-General of European Society of Regional Anaesthesia and Pain Therapy (ESRA) from 2000-2009. Currently Professor Rawal is co-chair EDRA Diploma examination and examiner for EFIC Diploma. He is also a founding member of several international pain management initiatives including PROSPECT, PAINOUT and IASP-Acute Pain SIG. Professor Rawal has published extensively on spinal opioids, combined spinal-epidural technique, regional techniques for pain management after day-case and inpatient surgery and organization of Acute Pain Services.

Dr. Mohammed khulaif Al Harbi

Dr Mohammed Khulaif Al Harbi is the divisional head of Regional anaesthesia and the Chairman of the anaesthesia department in King Abdulaziz Medical City, Riyadh. He is Canadian board certified and completed his Regional anaesthesia fellowship in the University of Ottawa, Canada in 2008. He has numerous publications and is an avid teacher with more than 20 national and international presentations.

DR. Sheelaj Sharma

Dr Sheelaj Sharma MB,BS, FCARCSI is the President of BAPA. He is a Consultant Anaesthetist at Basildon and Thurrock University Hospital, UK. He trained at St Bartholomew’s School of Anaesthesia, London. His main interests are regional anaesthesia and acute pain management. He is an established national and international faculty in regional anaesthesia courses and regularly teaches at workshops organised by the Royal College of Anaesthetists, AAGBI, EPIC and Pre Euro-Anaesthesia Congress. His current international collaborations has led to educational events in India, UAE and Saudi Arabia.

Dr. Masood Ahmad

Dr Masood Ahmad is working as consultant Anaesthetist at Mafraq Hospital Abu Dhabi with special interest in difficult airway management, regional anaesthesia & obstetric anaesthesia. He has been involved in teaching & training in North America, UK & UAE. He has been educational supervisor for London anaesthesia training rotation, Examiner for MBBS for UCL, has been principal investigator of use of local anaesthetic infiltration & oxygen supply with OnQ pump post operatively.