Dr. Saad Al-Kaabi
This is a brief bio for Dr. Saad Al Kaabi. He is a Senior Consultant and the Head for the Gastrointestinal and Hepatology Division in the Department of Medicine at Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) in Doha, Qatar. He is also an Honorary Consultant for Heidelberg University Hospital in Germany.
Dr Saad Al Kaabi became the German board-certified in Internal Medicine in the year of 1992 and continued by specializing in gastrointestinal diseases and hepatology at HMC until he took his current clinical role in the year 2000.
He has held extensive corporate administrative roles at Hamad Medical Corporation such as the Chairman of the Medicine department followed by the role of HMC Medical Director until taking on the current role of Senior Medical Affairs Consultant since 2008.
He takes lead in the promotion of the clinical and epidemiological studies at the hospital and at community levels. Encourages and promotes G.I fellowship programs. He takes lead in promoting ongoing researches and education.
He is a member of the British society of Gastroenterology, American College of Gastroenterology and the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.
He is the former member of the Arab Board Medical Specialization and currently is the Chairman of National Hepatitis Technical Committee and has been involved in developing national guidelines for colorectal cancer screening in the country.
Director of Department of Healthcare Professions (DHP)/Ministry of Public Health
On March 2020 during the pandemic of COVID-19 Dr. Saad assigned as Chairman of the System Wide Incident Command Committee (SWICC)
Chairman of Qatari Board of Medical Specialties Executive Committee (QBMS)