Chief - Division of Emergency Medicine
Hamad Medical Corporation, Qatar
Dr. Khalid Al Ansari has been the Director of Pediatric Emergency Centers at Hamad Medical Corporation since January 2007 and an Associate Professor at Weill Cornell Medical College-Qatar since July 2012; he joined HMC in March 1998. Prior to his appointment as Director of Pediatric Emergency Centers, he was holding a post of Consultant from 2006 to 2009 and Senior Consultant from 2009. Medical Director of Pediatrics Emergency Services of Hamad Medical Corporation. Head of Pediatrics Emergency Preparedness Plan. Chief Executive Director of Emergency Dept. of Sidra Medical and Research Center. He directs the five Pediatric Emergency Centers in different part of the country and has led the transformation of inherited pediatric emergency processes into world class quality driven services and has initiated many quality improvements in the department that has achieved desired patients quality care and safety. He worked extensively unifying standard of care delivered to patients by developing Pediatric Emergency Clinical Practice Booklet and Drug Dosages Guidelines, implementation of Nurse Triage System, Clinical Guidelines and Protocols with corresponding Monitoring Tools, clear Flow of Patients, Clinical Pathways, Algorithm, Posters and Clinician Pocket References and introduce 360º Physician Performance Evaluation that bring work and skills to highest standard and maintain performance ability both clinical and administrative capacity of physician in deliver of highest quality care to patients being served. He transformed the center to an educational and training hospital wherein Residents of HMC, Family Physicians, Primary Health Care Physicians, Medical Students - Weill Cornell Medical College and College North Atlantic rotates in clinical areas. He is actively involved in research studies and publications that has comprehensively published and recognized internationally in various medical journals. A board certified in Pediatrics by the American Board of Pediatrics and the Royal College of Physician and Surgeon in Canada. Pediatric Emergency board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and the Royal College of Physician and Surgeon of Canada and member of the American Academy of Pediatrics and the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons Canada, and an Examiner of the Arab Board Emergency Examination.