November 29 - December 2, 2020
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CIO / IT Executive Director, Ministry of National Guard Health Affairs (MNG-HA), Assistant Professor
King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences

Dr. Raed AlHazme is the Chief Information Officer (CIO) at the Ministry of National Guard Health Affairs healthcare system. The scope of the IT department covers 2 medical cities, three hospitals and 42 primary healthcare clinics located across the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Dr. AlHazme has been involved in 
managing IT departments in different environments for about 12 years. He is also a hands-on healthcare informatician and data scientist since 2003. Over the years, Dr. AlHazme has passed the exams of multiple professional certificates. Academically, Dr. AlHazme holds a master’s and PhD degrees in biomedical informatics. He is an adjunct-assistant professor in the health informatics department at King Saud Bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences, and in the biomedical informatics department at Nova 
Southeastern University, USA. Dr. AlHazme research activities are focused on the health informatics and data science field, publishing a number of literatures and filing four patents with the United States Patent and Trademark Office.