Prof. Adel is a Senior Consultant in the Department of Psychiatry at Hamad Medical Corporation, Examiner for the American Board of Medical Specialties in Psychiatry, Master of Education at Weill Cornell Medical College – Qatar and Clinical Professor of Psychiatry – OUCOM, Ohio in the USA.

He is certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and a Fellow of the American College of Forensic Medicine.

He was awarded “Teacher of the Year” eight times at six U.S Medical Colleges and has taught Emergency Psychiatry at the Cleveland Clinic and Psycho-Pharmacology to the Ph.D. Nursing Program, at Kent State University in the USA.

Prof. Adel is a member of the “Global Psychiatry” Special Interest Group at the APM and leads the psychiatric and psychological evaluation arm in the study “Metabolic Implications of Severe Adiposity and their Novel Risk Factors” (MISAN).