Dr Jamal Al-Saleh, MD, frCP

Dr Jamal Al-Saleh, MD, frCP

Dubai Hospital, Dubai,
UAE

Jamal Al-Saleh is a UK-trained Rheumatologist in practice for 21 years. Currently, he is the Head of the Rheumatology Section and Medical Director of Medicine at Dubai Hospital.

Dr Al-Saleh completed his undergraduate training at the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, graduating with honours in medicine and surgery in 1995. He obtained his membership of the Royal College of Physicians in the UK in 1999 and was awarded a Masters in Clinical Rheumatology from the University of Manchester in 2003. He was awarded his Fellowship of the Royal College of Physicians in London and Edinburgh in 2009 and 2010 respectively.

Dr Al-Saleh is an Examiner of the Royal College of Physicians and an International Advisor of the Royal College of Physicians (London) for the UAE. He is a Senior Lecturer at the Dubai Medical School and is actively involved in undergraduate and postgraduate training. He is a Chairman and a member of several committees in the Dubai Health Authority, past-Chairman of the Emirates Society of Rheumatology and past-Chairman of Emirates Society of Osteoporosis.

Dr Al-Saleh has conducted several research projects on the prevalence and clinical and immunological features of lupus patients in Dubai including; Dubai Hospital Lupus Cohort and PRODUBAI, which researched the prevalence of Rheumatic diseases and Osteoporosis in Dubai. He has built the first Arthritis Registry in the Middle East which gathers data on six diseases. His current interest is systemic lupus erythematosus, early rheumatoid arthritis, seronegative spondyloarthritis and osteoporosis.

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