Central Department of Primary Health Care, Ministry of Health, Kuwait
Adnan Al-weqayyan, MD, MRCGP[int]
Head of the Technical Support Department, Central Department of Primary Health Care, Ministry of Health, Kuwait
I am currently a consultant Kuwaiti family physician graduated from Arabian Gulf University- College of Medicine - Bahrain – in 1996. By 2002 I successfully completed my vocational training in family medicine, Diploma in Family Practice (DFP: RCGP / Kuwait). I became a member of the RCGP (MRCGP[int]) in 2007.
Since 2007-till now- I am a trainer and examiner at the family medicine residency training programme. My passion is Evidence-based medicine, research, training and teaching.
My current position –as a head of the technical support department, Central department of primary health care, MOH, Kuwait- is mainly pertained to training, education, planning, and scaling up of primary health care services.
- Al-Baho A, Serour M, Al-Weqayyn A, AlHilali M, Sadek AAA. Clinical audits in a postgraduate general practice training program: an evaluation of 8 years’ experience. PLoS ONE. 2012;7(9):e43895. Available from: http://www.plosone.org/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0043895
- Al-Otaibi B, Al-Weqayyan A, Taher H, Sarkhou E, Gloom A, Aseeri F, Al-Mousa E, Al-Zoubi H, Habeeba S. Depressive symptoms among Kuwaiti population attending primary healthcare setting: prevalence and influence of sociodemographic factors. Med Princ Pract. 2007;16(5):384–8.
- Bu-Alayyan S, Mostafa A, Al-Etaibi B, Sorkhou E, Al-Taher H, Al-Weqayyan A. Patient Satisfaction with Primary Health Care Services in Kuwait. KMJ. 2008;40(1):25–30.