Dr. William D. Murell, Jr. M.D., M.Sc., is sub-specialized in sports & regenerative medicine featuring the use of stem-cell in non-operative treatment of musculoskeletal conditions and augmentation of surgical procedures to enhance post-operative Results.
Currently, he is the Chief Science Officer, Emirates Healthcare, Chief Executive Officer & consultant orthopaedic surgeon at Emirates Integra Medical & Surgery Center, Al Razi Bldg #64, Block F, Ground & 1st Floors, Dubai Healthcare City, Dubai, UAE, and was the former President of American Musculoskeletal Wellness Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA, and the Director of Sports Medicine at the Dubai Bone and Joint Center, Dubai Healthcare City, Dubai, UAE
Dr. Thomas has had over 20 years of experience as a medical scientist with more than a decade he spent on cell research and clinical translation. His research contributions have been recognized by his seminal work in cancer with over 25 journal articles, book chapters, and awards. Dr. Thomas has been a reviewer for both national and internal granting bodies and journals.
Dr. Thomas is an Executive Member of the Australian Autologous Cell Therapy (AACT) Consortium that is developing an industry specific voluntary code of conduct to encourage responsible use of the TGA Exclusion order by clinical, industry and research members groups.
Dr. E.B.S. Ramanathan is an active Orthopedic surgeon with Specialization in the treatment of SPORTS INJURIES. He is popularly known as Dr. Ram Sethu and has over 30 years experience in General Orthopedics and Sports Medicine. He has great expertise in the treatment of knee injuries by Arthroscopic surgery including state-of-the-art treatment for Anterior Cruciate Ligament injuries by Endoscopic ACL Reconstruction.
Previously he was Senior Consultant Orthopedics and Head of Arthroscopy & Sports Injuries unit in Khoula Hospital for 26 years. He was a member of the teaching faculty in Orthopedics at the College of Medicine, Sultan Qaboos University.In 1999, he was honored as a Visiting professor to Tamilnadu MGR Medical University; India.
He is on the Overseas Editorial Board of the journal THE KNEE published from USA.Dr. Ramanathan has been active in the development of Sports Medicine in Asia, particularly Oman and India. He is currently the Secretary General of the Asian Federation of Sports Medicine and is a Past President of the Indian Association of Sports Medicine and has organized many Sports Medicine courses in Asia.