Scientific Advisory Board
Dr. Mohamed Ghaith Al-Kuwari
Acting Director General – Aspetar, Director of the Healthy Lifestyle Programme
Dr Mohamed Ghaith Al-Kuwari is a consultant of Preventive Medicine and Public Health with special interests in strategic planning of specialized healthcare services, change management, athlete and population health promotion and non-communicable diseases (NCD) control. He joined Aspetar in November 2012 as Director of the Healthy Lifestyle Program.
Since April 2015, Dr Mohamed Al-Kuwari has led Aspetar as the Acting Director General and is tasked with the hospital vision and strategic oversight. His vision includes ensuring delivery of world class specialized sports medicine services for international athletes, and Qatar’s Olympic, Professional, Amateur, Retired Athletes and the greater Qatar community who seek sports medicine services. Aspetar also provides medical services to the QOC Clubs and Federations and all major sports events held in Qatar.
In addition, Dr Mohamed continues as Director of the Exercise is Medicine (EIM) Department which aims to promote a healthy lifestyle in the community and EIM clinic services based on the latest Aspetar research and education.
Dr Mohamed’s academic achievements include his role as Program Director of the HMC Medicine Residency Program. Dr Mohamed received his medical degree from King Faisal University in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) and has completed post graduate training in both the KSA and United Kingdom (UK). He is a longstanding fellow of the Faculty of Public Health in the UK.