In 1980s Dr. Saad Saad was given an opportunity to sere Saudi Royal as their person pediatric surgeon. That chance was rare to find but Dr. Saad was offered that opportunity because he could speak English and Arabic fluently and also Dr. Saad Saad was the only pediatric surgeon that was board certified in the United States. It is interesting to note that Dr. Saad was born in Palestine and brought up in Kuwait. He earned his degree from Cairo University 47 years ago, and he had an outstanding performance since he was second in class. For any surgeon to be board certified in the U.S must undergo a surgical practice continuously and training and above all pass the exam that is always prepared every ten years. Dr. Saad Saad had passed all the requirement to be pediatric in the United States and moved there some 45 years ago. Learn more:


Dr. Saad was working at King Faisal Specialist Hospital in Riyadh. He was a highly respected pediatric surgeon in that hospital since he was summoned to carry out both complex and simplest surgeries since they had confidence in him. He once saved a life of a baby with an aneurysm when he performed pediatric surgery, and it was successful. The Protocol Office and the Chief of King Faisal Specialist Hospital valued all the comments from Saad since he was experts among all surgeons. He was consulted on matters concerning surgeries so that they can know if to fly the patient or not.


Since Dr. Saad Saad was raised in a humble background and due to that he was devoted to serving both poor and rich patients despite the fact that the primary goal for that hospital was to focus on Royal Family from Saudi Arabia. Therefore, he is permitted to offer surgical services to patients from less fortunate families. Dr. Saad was not tribal and treated all children without considering their color, financial status, metal or even religion, and more so he was always honest, kind and hardworking.


Dr. Saad Saad had carried thousands of pediatric surgeries throughout his career life and was compassionate to patients since they could experience lots of pains and exposure risks during the procedures, for this reason, he decided to challenge the status quo and was determined to improve the methods used during surgeries. He invented a device to be used by doctors to find the position that catheter is inside the body instead of scanning. Another invention was to improve the functionality of endoscope. The improvement enables the surgeons to carry out their performance safely and faster without causing any complications. Conversely, Saad Saad has four children and has been married for about 42 years. The global experience of Dr. Saad Saad is remarkable since he was able to exercise his surgical skills appropriately.


Jorge Moll is a preeminent practitioner in the medical field. He is committed to change the lives of the people through medical research. He currently the president and a board member of D’Or Institute of Research and Education (IDOR). He is also the head of Cognitive & Behavioral Neuroscience Unit which happens to be one of the best diagnostics and imaging laboratory. Moll resides at Rio De Janeiro. He compassionate about family things and he enjoys being a dad.

In an interview, Jorge explains how the idea to establish IDOR came along. He says that it was out of the passion for delivering quality healthcare which could only be achieved through intensive education and research work. Jorge spends much of his day giving lectures to students and interacting scientists, researchers, entrepreneurs from diverse sectors of the economy. He believes that through interactions and meetings one can enrich his/her ideas. It also provides an opportunity for collaboration to come up with something great. Moll is an idealist; however, he feels only workable ideas are worth pursuing. Besides, his is optimistic that ideas that allow for collaboration are the best.

He acknowledges that his excited about the rising trends in concepts such as artificial intelligence, cognitive systems and the advancements in regenerative medicine and gene therapy. Moll states that transparency and experience have been vital pillars in the success of his business. It is essential that one should resist from overthinking ideas; just let them follow naturally. He agrees to disagree that recent publications and career pathways in the industry are the primary inhibitors of scientific innovation. It is out of doubt oneself that you can question and find new ways to solve various problems. Al through Moll has been committed to positively impacting people lives.

Jorge is an alumnus of both Federal University of Rio De Janeiro and São Paulo University where he earned an MD in Neuroscience and a Ph.D. in Experimental Pathophysiology respectively. Throughout his career, the saying Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication has been his inspiration. He recommends the book by Philip Dick “The Exegesis.”