AAHCI MENA Members
Arabian Gulf University
The Arabian Gulf University and the College of Medicine and Medical Sciences were established by a Decree from the General Council of Ministers of Education in the GCC Countries at their 5th Meeting in Kuwait on 30th March 1980 following a problem-based, student-centered curriculum. The primary mission of the College is to produce Medical Graduates able to recognize and respond effectively to the health needs of the individuals, families and communities of the Arabian Gulf Region, and to facilitate developments at all levels in the continuum of medical education and undertakes basic and applied research in response to priority health needs of the Region.
American University of Beirut Medical Center
The American University of Beirut Medical Center (AUBMC) has been hosting the Association of Academic Health Centers International (AAHCI) Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Regional Office since 2017, with an objective to further engage and network with peer institutions in the region to share knowledge and expertise in addressing the challenges and growth strategies facing academic medical centers
Bezmialem Vakif University
Bezmialem Vakıf University, originating from the roots of Gureba-i Müslimin, the first modern hospital of the Ottoman Empire that was founded in 1845, was transformed into a university in 2010 as a thematic university in health. It is a non-profit foundation university which aims to make progress in education, health care and research. BVU aims to keep being a reference institution worldwide especially with its School of Medicine and attaches great importance to the international cooperations among the leading top-notch universities in the field of health. BVU is a member of AAMC also listed in ECFMG.
Gulf Medical University
College of Medicine at GMU, in existence since 1998 has managed to not only impart quality medical education, but has also created a network of healthcare services, a conducive research milieu, and developed unique related avenues for professional development, policy, and leadership to meet the healthcare needs of the nation and the region.
Hamad Medical Corporation
For more than four decades, HMC has been dedicated to delivering the safest, most effective and compassionate care to all its patients. HMC manages 12 hospitals – nine specialist hospitals and three community hospitals – as well as the National Ambulance Service and home and residential care services.
Khalifa University: College of Medicine and Health Sciences
Khalifa University - the first medical college based in Abu Dhabi -- is responding to the challenge of developing world-class healthcare in Abu Dhabi, the United Arab Emirates and the region. The Khalifa University College of Medicine and Health Sciences enhances the healthcare ecosystem of Abu Dhabi and the United Arab Emirates through outstanding education, research, and healthcare services for the community.
Lebanse American University Medical Center
Since 1925, the LAU Medical Center – Rizk Hospital has been dedicated to fostering and advancing the health of humankind. It is committed to excellence in patient care while pursuing high-quality teaching, research and innovation.
Sidra Medicine is a state-of-the-art facility committed to providing women and children in Qatar with world-class tertiary healthcare services. It collaborates with academic partners, leading research institutions and Qatar’s health sector to train students and staff delivering leading clinical and translational research of value to the population of Qatar and the world.