The Middle East

The Middle East region is represented by the ISN Middle East Regional Board. The members of the board are the ‘eyes and the ears of ISN’ within the region and across the whole range of activities.

First NameLast NameRoleSecondary Role 
AliAbu-AlfaChairAffiliated Society RepresentativeLebanon
ShokoufehSavajDeputy ChairIran, Islamic Republic of
CharuMalikExecutive Committee LiaisonBelgium
ImanRashid AlshamsiMemberAffiliated Society RepresentativeUnited Arab Emirates
ShahrzadOssarehMemberAffiliated Society RepresentativeIran, Islamic Republic of
MohammadGhnaimatMemberAffiliated Society RepresentativeJordan
AnasAlyousefMemberAffiliated Society RepresentativeKuwait
AhmedMitwalliMemberAffiliated Society RepresentativeSaudi Arabia
AbdulrahmanAlmutawakelMemberAffiliated Society RepresentativeYemen
MarieRichardsMemberUnited Arab Emirates
SiddiqAnwarMemberUnited Arab Emirates
MonaAlrukhaimiMemberAffiliated Society RepresentativeUnited Arab Emirates
SolaAoun BabousMemberLebanon
WisamAl BadrMemberSaudi Arabia
Saeed M.GAl-GhamdiMemberSaudi Arabia
BassamSaeedMemberAffiliated Society RepresentativeSyrian Arab Republic
HoonazAkbariMemberIran, Islamic Republic of
NakisaHoomanMemberIran, Islamic Republic of
SafaNooruldeanMemberAffiliated Society RepresentativeIraq
GhalebDaoukAdvisorUnited States
MohammedAl-BouriniMemberPalestine, State of

Bahrain, Islamic Republic of Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, West Bank and Gaza, Qatar, Syrian Arab Republic, United Arab Emirates, Republic of Yemen.

If you are interested in our nephrology training and education programs and would like to get involved in expanding nephrology in the Middle East, contact the Middle East Regional Board Staff Liaison Mara Rodrigues at