Her Excellency Dr. Hanan Mohammed Al Kuwari

Member of the Board of Governors

Her Excellency Dr. Hanan Mohammed Al Kuwari is the Minister of Public Health of the State of Qatar. She was appointed to the role in 2016.

Prior to becoming the Minister of Public Health, H.E Dr. Al Kuwari was the Managing Director of Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) – a role she held from 2007-2016. Under her leadership, HMC was transformed into an integrated academic health system and has achieved numerous international accreditations and awards.

H.E Dr. Al Kuwari sits on numerous boards of health related organizations, locally and regionally, such as the JCI Middle East Advisory Council, the Association of Academic Health Centers International (AAHCI) Steering, Committee and the Institute of Global Health Innovation.

H.E Dr. Al Kuwari was appointed as a board member of Sidra Medicine.

She is also the Chairperson of the Board of Qatar Biobank, Ambassador for the AAHCI Regional Office in Qatar and an Advisory Board Member for the World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH).

H.E Dr. Al Kuwari has a PhD in healthcare management from Brunel University in the UK. In 2014, she was named Business Woman of the Year at the Arabian Business Qatar Achievement Awards.