Dr. Mohamud A. Verjee
Assistant Dean for Medical Student Affairs
Co-Director of the Primary Care Clerkship at Weill Cornell Medicine - Qatar
A graduate of the University of Dundee, Scotland, UK, Dr Verjee trained as a family physician in Oxford. Appointed the Clerkship Director for Family Medicine at the University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada, in 2003, he joined Weill Cornell Medicine - Qatar in 2007 as the inaugural Primary Care Clerkship Director.
A practicing physician, teacher, educator, researcher, writer, and motivational speaker, his has widespread interests. They include disruptive innovation in learning, lifestyle medicine, student health and wellbeing, narrative medicine, and teaching empathy to students.
An alum of the Harvard Macy Institute in Boston since 2009, he completed his MBA in Leadership & Sustainability in 2015. He was accorded Fellowship of the College of Family Physicians of Canada in 2014 and selected as a Senior Research Fellow in Mental Health in 2017, at Clare College, Cambridge University, England.
Dr Verjee is the Assistant Dean for Medical Student Affairs, and Co-Director of the Primary Care Clerkship at Weill Cornell Medicine - Qatar.