Inaugural Medical Education Research Forum

April 13th 2019
Lecture Hall 4, Weill Cornell Medicine - Qatar

Amal Khidir, MBBS

Amal Khidir
Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Weill Cornell Medicine - Qatar
Consultant Pediatrics, HMC
Consultant Pediatrics, Sidra

Dr. Khidir, director of pediatric clerkship and American Board certified pediatrician, joined Weill Cornell Medicine - Qatar (WCM-Q) in 2006. She practices Pediatrics at Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) clinics where she also supervises medical students and residents.

Dr. Khidir graduated from Faculty of Medicine, Khartoum University, Sudan in 1991. She completed her residency training at Howard University Hospital, Washington, D.C. and latter joined Howard University (HU) as faculty in 2002. As a pediatric clerkship director at HU, she oversaw over 100 medical students and 20 dental residents per year. In 2005, Dr. Khidir was awarded the Academic Excellence Program Award/Grant by HU to run a faculty development seminar "Teaching in Clinical Setting". In 2007, she completed faculty development training program at Harvard Macy Institute.