Hamid Yahya Husain, MD

Editorial Board Member

Health Affairs Department
Dubai Health Authority, UAE

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Consultant community and Family medicine, Dubai Health authority Senior specialist public health, preventive services center, primary health care / Dubai health authority. WHO, CDC, and Uniceif expert and EMPHNET consultant, poliomyelitis global Eradication, Outbreak response team, global health and immunization. WHO consultant Outbreak alert and response team n Nominated to Emro Regional Counselor of International epidemiological association, Global Health Mentor at Swedish global health mentorship network , Expert consultant Public Health and Epidemiology at Eastern Mediterranean Public Health Network ( EMPHNET) Professor at Dubai residency training program/ Community and family medicine/ Arab Board for health specializations. Professor of Community Medicine and Public Health Medicine at Faculty of Medicine, University of Baghdad Senior specialist community and family physician Director of school health and educational institutions program in Dubai / Government of Dubai / Dubai / UAE .Enrolled with different international organization, UNICEIF, WHO, ICRC, IOM and others as programs manager and expert. Worked as environmental expert ant ministry of environment, Iraq, Worked as training consultant, researcher, and programs manager at ministries of health and higher education and scientific research in different Middle East and North Africa region. Member of editorial Board of Middle east journal of internal medicine, Middle east journal of age and aging, middle east journal of Alzheimer and psychiatry Member of different international, regional and national associations e.g. APHA, IEA, MENAPF, EMAME, American college of occupational and environmental medicine, American college of Epidemiology , American academy of family medicine, Canadian College of family physician, Qualified with PhD family and community medicine, Higher diploma respiratory Diseases Edge hills University UK, fellowship of institute for international education/ New York, Master course of Epidemiogy and biostatistics / American University of Beirut, training certificates on Public Health ( north Carolina, Johan Hopkins and Harvard) and Canada college for family physicians Supervised more than (30) PhD thesis, 25 MSc thesis, achieved about 150 research work. And contribute to CDC textbook on Ethics in Public Health, cases spanning around the Globe. Editorial Board and Peer Reviewer at many international medical and health Journals

Research Interest

Family medicine; Primary health care; Immunization; Public Health; Epidemiology