Dr Ashraf Amir is a Consultant Family Medicine, double boarded in Family Medicine, obtained the Saudi and Arab Board, and the Physicians Executive MBA from University of Tennessee, Knoxville , USA.
Dr. Amir worked in MOH for 15 years where he was involved in developing and managing the health care services as Assistant Director of Health Affair in Jeddah regions (Jeddah, Rabigh, Adam, and Al Leeth,).
He used his previous experience and position in MOH to build bridges of collaboration between MOH and private hospitals and founded the communicating committee represented by both government and private sectors to insure proper communications.
He was involved in other external and local projects in health care development as an advisor and medical consultant. Later he moved to the International Medical Center and joined the other founders in the commissioning , credentialing , recruitment and accreditation of the hospital and lately become the Chief Medical officer from 2008 – 2013 , Currently he is holding the position of the Executive Director of Medical Services in the International Medical Center Hospital , Jeddah ,Saudi Arabia.
Dr Amir has been engaged in academic teaching as an Assistant Professor of Medicine, Department of Community Medicine, and health care for the Pilgrims, Umm Al -Qura University – Makkah – Saudi Arabia. On the other hand he is a member of the scientific committee for the Saudi Commission for Health Specialty for Family Medicine ,Riyadh , Saudi Arabia , and also a member of the American Academy for Family Physicians and a member of the World Organization for Family Doctors , also he is a member of the scientific committee of the National Home Health Care foundation , Jeddah.
Dr. Amir was involved as a Consulting Member for The National Transformation Project of MOH new model of care of the Kingdome of Saudi Arabia , overall he has the experience of 26 years of full activities in Medical administration, teaching , research and medical practice with special interest in upgrading health care system through quality performance and optimization of resources.