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Dr. Sumaia Al Fadil

President Nile CollegeCommunity Medicine


Location: Khartoum, Sudan


Sumaia Al Fadil MB BS Al Azhar University, DPH University of Gezira (UoG), Diploma of Health Education UoG, MD Community Medicine, Sudan Medical Specialisation Board (SMSB). Certificate of Ethics in Health Research, Maryland University. Head Department of Community Medicine, Nile College, Khartoum. Director of MCH and PHC, MOH Gezira State for nine years during which I have led several joint partnership initiatives with UoG. Joined WHO Offices of Sudan and Pakistan for 13 years, during which, coordinated several programmes in the field of health system development including developing human resource for health, health system research, health promotion and protection and community development. Served on different advisory task forces for WHO/EMRO. A Member of Advisory Committees (MACs) on research for SMSB and National Health Insurance Fund. MACs for health system development council at SMSB and for the Sudanese Women Union.