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Covid-19 Medical talk for UAE Club Community

15.04.20

Emirates Motorsports Organization (EMSO) Chief Medical Officer Dr. Sean Petherbridge on April 13thpresented a Covid-19 Webinar for all licensed competitors, officials, staff, mobility members and stakeholders in the UAE.

“In this stay at home period it is important that our clubs family in sport and mobility have the most up to date medical advice that complements and supports the effort of our Government“ said EMSO President Mohammed Ben Sulayem who is also Secretary General of the UAE Olympic Committee. 

Dr. Petherbridge, who has been EMSO CMO for 12 years, is the only member of both FIA and FIM medical commissions and has been active in the development of research and new knowledge in motor sport and emergency medicine. He presented the latest information and was answering questions of participants about the virus that stopped the world.

“I want to say a special thanks to Dr. Sean for giving us his valuable time in his break from the front line in the Emergency room“ added Ben Sulayem.

Ben Sulayem confirmed the club is also planning more distance learning for its officials in advance of the Abu Dhabi F1 Grand Prix and more digital services for mobility customers.