Dr. Ahmed Al-Mandhari

Regional Director for the Eastern Mediterranean

World Health Organization

Dr. Ahmed Al-Mandhari was appointed as WHO Regional Director for the Eastern Mediterranean in 2018. A specialist in family and community medicine, Dr. Al Mandhari was Head of Quality Management and Development at Sultan Qaboos University Hospital from 2005 to 2006, followed by Deputy Director-General for Clinical Affairs until 2010. In 2013, he was appointed Director-General of Sultan Qaboos University Hospital, later becoming Director-General of the Quality Assurance Centre at the Ministry of Health. Dr Al-Mandhari has also worked as a senior consultant in family medicine and public health in Oman since 2009.