Adeeba Al-Herz

Adeeba Al-Herz

Adeeba Al-Herz
President of Kuwait Association for Rheumatology (KAR)
Founder of Kuwait Registry for Rheumatic Diseases (KRRD)
Rheumatology Consultant,
Amiri Hospital
Kuwait

Graduated from The Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University in 1993. Had the American Board in Internal Medicine and The Canadian Board in Internal Medicine during her training in McGill University in Montreal, Quebec. Had the Canadian Board in Rheumatology during her training in Vancouver University, British Columbia, Canada. Had a special training in lupus and vasculitis at The University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Is currently a consultant in internal medicine and rheumatology in Al-Amiri Hospital/Kuwait city, in Kuwait Oil Company Hospital/Al-Ahmedi City and has a private rheumatology clinic in Faisal Polyclinic, Kuwait City. President of Kuwait Association for Rheumatology (KAR). Member of Special Interest Group for rheumatoid arthritis (SIG-RA) at the APLAR. Founder of KRRD (Kuwait Registry for Rheumatic Diseases) and the team leader. A former head of Osteoporosis Committee, Ministry of Health. A former member of the Higher Medical Council of persons with disabilities, Ministry of Health. A tutor in The Faculty of Medicine for undergraduate medical students. A tutor in Kuwait Institute for Medical Specialties for postgraduate medical studies in internal medicine and its subspecialties. Has more than 30 researches published in well recognized journals or presented in international conferences.