News from the 2020 Arab Health Conference

Members of the Children's National Hospital team who attended the Arab Health 2020 Conference in Dubai were honored to meet His Highness, Sheikh Theyab bin Khalifa bin Sultan bin Shakhboot.Members of the Children’s National team who attended the Arab Health 2020 Conference in Dubai were honored to meet His Highness, Sheikh Theyab bin Khalifa bin Sultan bin Shakhboot.

His family has special ties to Children’s National.

In 2010, through a $150 million gift from the government of Abu Dhabi, we founded the Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation.

Sheikh Zayed is a close relative of Sheikh Theyab, so the team proudly shared our progress in delivering on the institute’s mission to make pediatric surgery more precise, less invasive and pain free.