Dr. Jamal Al Saleh
Head of Rheumatology Section
Medical Director of Medicine
United Arab Emirates
Dr. Jamal Al Saleh is UK trained Rheumatologist in practice for 21 years. Currently, he is the Head of Rheumatology Section, & Medical Director of Medicine Dubai Hospital.
Dr. J. Al Saleh completed his undergraduate training in Royal College of Surgeon of Ireland and graduated with Honors in medicine and surgery in 1995. He obtained his membership of Royal College of Physician in UK in 1999. He was awarded a Master in Clinical Rheumatology from University of Manchester in 2003. He was awarded Fellowship of Royal College of Physicians in London and Edinburgh in 2009 and 2010 respectively.
Dr. J. Al Saleh is an Examiner of the Royal College of Physicians UK and an International Advisor of the Royal College of Physician (London) for the UAE. He is a senior lecturer in Dubai Medical School. He is actively involved in undergraduate and postgraduate training. He is a Chairman and a member of several committees in Dubai Health Authority. He Ex-chairman of Emirates Society of Rheumatology & Ex-chairman of Emirates Society of Osteoporosis. Currently, Director of Medical Affairs Dubai Hospital.
Dr. J. Al Saleh has conducted several researches looking at the prevalence and describing the clinical and immunological features of lupus patients in Dubai like; Dubai Hospital Lupus Cohort and PRODUBAI, which have looked at the prevalence of Rheumatic diseases and Osteoporosis in the city of Dubai. He has built the first Arthritis Registry in the middle east that include six diseases. His current interest is Systemic Lupus Erythematosus, Early Rheumatoid Arthritis, Seronegative spondyloarthritis, and Osteoporosis.