Affiliation: Anesthesia Depatment Sidra Medical and Research Center, Qatar Weill Cornell Medical College- Qatar, Doha, Qatar;
Biography: Currently appointed since August 2014, to the position of Division Chief, Adult Anesthesiology at Sidra Medical and Research Centre in Doha, Qatar. I am also currently appointed Assistant Professor at Weill Cornell Medical College. Previous to these appointments I have been engaged in over 24 years of anesthetic practice.I have completed global studies and training across Egypt, France and Australia to the highest level.Iam an Editorial board member of clinical Anesthesia and Pain medicine at the Journal of Translational Medicine since Jan 2015.Clinically, my focus is to facilitate the development of Sidras department of anesthesia to world class standards that incorporates a comprehensive bouquet of services for adult anesthesia patients in all clinical areas. Of prime importance is the development of a department that is culturally sensitive to the needs of patients and to the unique cultural environment of the Middle East. The skills I gained through over 30 years of international water polo experience at the highest level, have transferred into my medical practice and empowered me to be a successful teacher, leader, facilitator and most importantly, to be both a team driver and team player.
Disclosure of Interest: None declared
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