Head of Elderly Care Unit
Health Affairs Department
Primary Health Care Services Sector
Dubai Healthcare Authority
United Arab Emirates
Amal ALjaziri, M.D. obtained a Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery degree from Ain Shams University Egypt, studied Master in Geriatric Medicine, MRCGP from Royal College of General Practitioners and certified Arab Board Family Medicine.
Dr. ALjaziri is a consultant has been practicing in DHA since 2000 .
She had been the head of the community center for the Elderly (known today as Family Gathering Center) for six years. Currently she is head of the Geriatric Care Unit, in Dubai Health Authority .
Manager of the elderly home care program in DHA.
Supervising Acute geriatric care in RH.
International examiner for MRCGP .
She establish a lot of project related to the geriatrics (as elderly home care program in DHA, osteoporosis clinics in Primary health care ,
Specialized geriatric clinics, First Dementia clinic in DHA , Falls clinic in PHC and more .
Dr. ALjaziri had been part of major medical courses, workshops and conferences in United Arab Emirates and abroad .
Dr.ALjaziri had been also involved in setting up different clinical guidelines for DHA in Osteoporosis, Referral to Geriatric Clinic, Preventive Care, Delirium, Evaluation and Management of Chronic Insomnia, Management of Frail Elderly and more.
Dr. ALjaziri received in 2008 Sheikh Rashid Award for Scientific Outstanding, along other key appreciation certificates.