Winners of the Khalifa Bin Salman Award for Bahraini Doctor 2020


First Category: Innovation and Creative Award in Therapeutic, Clinical and Medical Research

 

Dr. Jameela Mohammed Al-Salman

First Place

Dr. Jamila Muhammad Al-Salman, Senior Consultant in Infectious Diseases, Geriatrics and Internal Medicine at Salmaniya Medical Complex: She won the highest percentage of votes from the Winners Selection Committee for her outstanding achievements in her medical specialty in the field of infection control, which was characterized by creativity and innovation, as the doctor presented a number of research papers published in periodicals A scientifically recognized world, and had a great impact on the quality of treatment and diagnosis of a number of internal diseases.

Among the most prominent research papers submitted and eligible for the award by the Winners Selection Committee are the following:

- Patterns of antibiotic prescriptions and suitability in the secondary care emergency room in Bahrain

- A study on the epidemiology and clinical features of invasive aspergillosis in specialized hospital care in Bahrain

- Management of infection caused by Gram-negative pathogens in WHO priority Arab countries

Dr. Ghufran Ahmed Jassim

Second Place

Dr. Ghufran Ahmed Jassim is a consultant family physician and associate professor of family medicine at the Royal College of Surgeons in Bahrain, and works at King Hamad University Hospital, Royal Hospital for Women and Children and Al-Salam Hospital. She deserved the award for her distinguished and innovative efforts in research related to women's health issues, especially research on cancer Breasts that lead to a deeper and better understanding of the disease experience from the patients' point of view. Moreover, it has internalized elements related to the quality of life of breast cancer survivors.

Among the most prominent research papers submitted and eligible for the award by the Winners Selection Committee are the following:

- Knowledge, attitudes and practices regarding cervical cancer and screening among women visiting primary health care centers in Bahrain

- Psychological interventions for patients with non-invasive breast cancer

- Quality of life of Bahraini women diagnosed with breast cancer

Dr. Najat Mohammed Abul Fath

Second Place

Dr. Najat Muhammad Abu Al-Fateh, a family doctor and director of the Public Health Department at the Ministry of Health: She had great contributions in implementing health policies and programs that had an impact on increasing primary health care coverage, improving the quality of health care for the population, as well as promoting the delivery of certain health programs that led to an increase Improving the quality of health care for the population.

Among the most prominent research papers submitted and eligible for the award by the Winners Selection Committee are the following:

- Study of cases of unknown cause of death in Bahrain: determinants and issues of health policy

- Epidemiology of lung cancer among Bahraini residents, 1998-2011

- Cancer incidence and mortality in the Kingdom of Bahrain: Statistics and Trends (as co-author)

- Breast cancer epidemiology of Bahraini women: data from the Bahraini Cancer Registry (as co-author)

 

Second Category: Extended Loyalty and Giving Award

 

Dr. Mariam Ebrahim Al-Hajeri

 

Dr. Maryam Ibrahim Al-Hajri - a family physician and assistant undersecretary for public health at the Ministry of Health, who deserved the award with all merit, in recognition of her efforts and loyalty to her bids, which spanned more than thirty years and was characterized by giving and giving, both in the government sector and civil society institutions of health and civil associations, and participations Wide domestic and international. She was an example to be followed by working in the fields of primary health care, public health and health promotion, as well as promoting the delivery of health programs that enhanced public health and contributed to a marked reduction of health problems in the Kingdom of Bahrain.