Iyaad Hasan, DNP, CNP has been a clinician for close to 20 years. He obtained his Doctorate of Nursing Practice (DNP) from Case Western Reserve University specializing in Family Practice. He joined the Cleveland Clinic in 2003, expanding his clinical and administrative role at the Taussig Cancer Center. In 2007, he become the founding Director of Tobacco Treatment Center within the Cleveland Clinic Wellness Institute. He served under the Secretary of Health in the Office of Public Health Emergency Preparedness as a Program Management Officer. In addition, he has served a consult on several television shows as well as being part of the core clinical team for the “Most Unhealthy American” on the Dr. Oz show. His desire for health promotion and disease prevention comes from the lack of health knowledge in his Cleveland Arab community. He strives to help all people lead the healthiest lives through presentations that they can understand and share with their family and friends. He left Cleveland Clinic main campus in 2016 to join Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi. Helping clinical areas establish, he hopes to engage Abu Dhabi and the UAE to have better health literacy and knowledge through leading the CCAD Community Outreach Initiative in creating stronger and healthier Emirati lives.