|Consultant, Ain Shams University, Egypt, Consultation on establishing the
new Faculty of Public Health and Health Management.
|Advisor, national school of Public Health, Athens, Greece, Workshop on:
"Disasters and Mental Health”, Greece
|Advisor, Ministerial Summit, Group on Earth Observations, and
Representative of the World Federation of Public Health Associations, Cape
Town, South Africa
|Keynote Speaker to the Turkish Public Health Association Annual meeting,
presentation on “ Global Challenges for Public Health in the 21 ST Century:
Facing the challenges in Turkey”, Denezli, Turkey.
|Advisor, Conference on Geospatial Information in the Americas, and
representative of the World Federation of Public Health Associations to the
conference, presented a paper on “Using Geospatial Information in Guiding
Global and national Health Policies” Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
||Organizer and Presenter, World Federation of Public Health Associations,
Workshop on “ Planning for Human Resources in Health: Avoiding shortage
and Oversupply”, during the World heath assembly, Geneva, Switzerland
||Academic director and Adviser, master’s program in health management,
university of Bahcesehir, Istanbul, turkey.
||Adviser and presenter, library of Alexandria, Egypt on Health Insurance,
Peace Development, Wome Empowerment, and University Governance.
||Senior lecturer, Athens School of Public Health, Greece, Seminar on Health
Planning, offered for Senior Egyptian Health Mangers.
||Senior Consultant on health policy and management on the project of
Cooperation with The Private Sector and Accreditation to Implement
Health Reform”, SPAAC, Egypt and the Ministry of Health and
Population, funded by the Social Insurance fund.
||Elected as Chair, American Public Health Association International Health
Section (first time for a member to be elected twice for this position)
||Professor and academic adviser, American City University, Wyoming, USA
and London, assisting in developing international branches for education on
business and health administration.
|2004 - 2005
||Senior Adviser, Diamond Medical services (an HMO), Egypt
|2004 - 2005
||Senior adviser, Al-Massara Clinic and Hospital, Tripoli, Libya
||Adviser, African Council For Sustainable Health Development
(ACOSHED- 22 African countries) on council strategies and Human
resources in Health, Nigeria, and focal person/ adviser for establishing its
branch in Egypt
||Organizer, World Federation of Public Health Associations on the Joint
Project proposal with World health Organization on Hypertension Control.
||Senior Consultant, Health Reform Monitoring and Evaluation, ECTAT
Project, for development of health reform evaluation tools, Ministry of
Health & Population, Egypt (World Bank funded)
||Reviewer, Quality management criteria, Quality Department, Ministry of
Health and Population, Egypt
||Adviser and team leader, Operational Unit for Development Assistance,
Egypt (OUDA – UNDP), proposal for health reform project.
||Adviser, World Federation of Public Health Associations on “Globalization"
and AIDS/HIV strategies” Annual World Health Assembly Meeting May
2002, Geneva, Switzerland
|1999 – 2002
||Government of Belize: Senior Health Adviser and member of its Delegation
to the World Health Assembly meeting; advisor on Health Policy and Reform
Implementation, development of the long range human resources plan for
health professionals, educational and training plans to the year 2015, quality
management program, and Strategic reform Plans.( funded by Inter
American Development Bank- IDB)
||Government of Guyana, Consultant on Building and Managing Quality in
Health Care, funded by Pan American Health Organization (PAHO).
||Government of Barbados, Consultant, Strengthening District Health Services,
funded by PAHO.
||Government of Belize, Adviser on Hospital Management, converting the
National Governmental Hospital into a public independent authority.
||Government of Kuwait, Adviser, Building National Health Insurance, and
long range human resources development plans.
||Czech US-AID,, Partners for International Training and Education (PIET):
Training professors on establishing a school of public health
|1987 - 2001
||Association of Schools of Public Health in the US: Member of its
International Health Committee, and Senior Adviser on cooperation
agreement with the Schools of Public Health in the European Region.
||European Economic Community: Consultant, Athens Conference on
establishing a school of public health in Palestine.
|1990 - present
||World Federation of Public Health Associations: Member of Delegation to
the World Health Assembly, 1992-present, Geneva, and member and
reviewer of the Program Committee for its International Conferences in Bali,
Indonesia 1994; Arusha, Tanzania, 1997; Bejing, China 2000; Brighton ,
England 2004; Rio De Janeiro, Brazil 2006, and Istanbul, Turkey 2009.
|1996 - 2000
||Adviser and Member of the Board of Global Relief Association, USA
|1996 – 2000
||Adviser and Member of the Board of College and University Partnership
Program (CUPP) for International Educational Exchange And training in
health policy and management ( Japan and Taiwan)
||Czech, Poland , Hungary, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Croatia; Health
Reform Projects, USF- US/AID funded projects: consultations, planning and
training programs in the US and in countries on : health reform policies,
privatization, health insurance, hospital management, establishing programs
for quality management, nursing education and improvement, and elderly care
|1991 - 2000
||University of Bielefeld Health Sciences Center, Germany: Directing
institutional agreement and teaching courses on "Quality Assurance in
Hospitals" in Germany , and leading the new program for establishing quality
assurance/ management in countries of East-Central Europe.
|1991 - 1996
||Riverside Hospital, Pasco County, Florida: Consultant on strategic planning
for the hospital.
|1988 – 2002
||Florida Journal of Public Health: Senior Editor, and Editor of its bureau on
"Public Health Around the Nation and the World".
|1986 – present
||American Public Health Association:, Chair of the International Health
Section 1992-1994 and Member of the Governing Council, chair elect,
Secretary, 1986-1992, member of the Inter Sectional Council, 1992-1996,
the International Human Rights Committee 2003- 2007, International Health
Section chair elect 2004-2006; and chair 2006-08
|1980 – present
||Secretariat General of Health for the Arab Gulf Countries and its member
countries:(Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar, United Arab Emirates,
Oman): Adviser and Founder of the Secretariat Health Planning Committee(
1976-1988), assisted the building of planning units, established the Unified
Health Policies for the member countries, conducted annual seminars for
senior health planners and managers, and consultations and studies to
member countries on health policy reform and planning, health information
systems, hospital management, quality management and human resources
||Oman, World Health Organization, Eastern Mediterranean Region Office
Consultancy: Alternatives of Resource Mobilization and Health Financing in
||Kuwait Consultancy: Ministry of Health, Health Financing and Human
Resources Development in Kuwait.
||Russia, US-AID project, Senior trainer, Academy for Educational
Development, Nursing Education and Practice,
||Egypt, United States Agency for International Development, : Consultancy
with the Health Insurance Organization on Health Insurance planning and
management, and training its senior officers.
||Arab League: Offering a workshop on “Health economics and alternatives of
health care financing in the 22 member countries, Cairo, Egypt.
|1994 – 1995
||Barbados, Pan American Health Organization Consultancy, : Bed needs to
the year 2010, and policy options for privatization of St. Joseph Hospital.
||Tampa General Hospital, Florida, USA: Consultation on International
||Egypt, US-AID, Consultant, Clinical Services Improvement project for
Family Planning in Egypt.( project evaluation and restructuring )
||Cuba, American Public Health Association: Evaluation of the health system
|1992 - 1993
||Egypt, US-AID, Consultant, Private Practitioners Family Planning Project in
Egypt: Project efficiency and effectiveness, and training of senior
|1992 - 1993
||Haiti, Albert Schweitzer Hospital & Program in Haiti: Consultant,
Strengthening the program management and advisor on staff development
and continuing education.
||Florida Department of Health, consultancies on primary care, state health
planning, quality of public health services, elderly care and human resources
development in the health field.
||Director and founder, Office for National Health Planning, Kuwait,
directly under the Minster of Health.; conducted studies, wrote the Kuwait
Health Plan 1982-2000; (450 pages, four volumes ) including national health
policies, strategies for health programs; 18- year hospital building and
facilities development plan; 18-year health manpower plan; managing the
cooperation international projects with the US Department of Health and
Human Services and The U.K department of Health and Social Security;;
and conducting management training for senior officials.
||Team leader, Quality Assurance Program Development in Kuwait
managing the contract with the Univ. of South Florida, including program
design, development of standards, and training of quality assurance officers
|1970 - present
||Other consultancies with national and international health organizations
and universities on planning, management and evaluation of health
systems, hospitals, and health human resources development in
Tanzania, Lesotho, USA, Canada, UK, France, Germany, Finland,
Switzerland, Czechoslovakia, Romania, Portugal, Poland, Hungary, Egypt,
Jordan, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Qatar, UAE, Bahrain, India, Japan,
China, Hong Kong, Philippines, Dominica, Montserrat, St. Vincent,
Grenada, St. Lucia, Mexico, Guyana, Belize, Barbados, Antigua, Haiti,