Certificate in Lifestyle Medicine


Ahmad Mohd Al Mulla, MD, MPH, DrPH

Ahmad Mohd Al Mulla

Senior Consultant Public Health and Disease Control
Director of the HMC Tobacco Control Center, WHO Collaborating Center
Hamad Medical Corporation
Doha, Qatar

Dr. Al Mulla is Advisor to HE The Minister of Public Health and Senior Consultant in Public Health and Disease Control at the Ministry of Health. He is also, Director of the Tobacco Control Center (a WHO Collaborating Center) at the Department of Medicine in Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC). He has more than 30 years of experience in public health and community medicine particularly in tobacco control and prevention. He was the Director of the Health Department at the Ministry of Health and the Deputy Director of the Primary Health Care Corporation. He is the founder of the non-communicable diseases section at the Ministry of Health and the Tobacco Control Center at HMC. Additionally, Dr. Al Mulla held the positions of Chairman of Medical Research and Director of the Outpatient Department at HMC and was the Director of the Arab Board Community Medicine Program. Dr. Al Mulla’s sharp vision and continuous efforts in tobacco control in Qatar and the region have established him as one of the most influential health professionals in that field. In recognition of his hard work in the field of tobacco control and prevention across Qatar and the region, he was awarded by the American Cancer Society in 2005 and by the World Health Organization in 2005 and 2017. He has published several peer-reviewed articles on tobacco-related research in renowned academic journals.