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Dr. Nashat Nafouri
Chair and Executive Officer
Health Care Interest Group
Saudi Quality Council
Dr. Nafouri is an advocate in Health Care Excellence models, Safety, Occupational Health, Infections Prevention and Environmental Health with over 20 years of experience. He serves on the Saudi Quality Council Board as an Executive Officer and Chairman of the Healthcare Group. He is the Ambassador of the Program Office for Laboratory Quality Management of the University of British Columbia, Canada and regional representative of the Clinical Laboratory Management Association (CLMA), USA. Nashat is lecturer in the Community Medicine Saudi Board. He is editorial board member in safety in health journal and Patient Safety Lecturer at King Saud Bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences. Appointed Consultant by the Saudi Standards, Metrology and Quality Organization (SASO) to assess the health sector readiness based on King Abdulaziz Quality Award Standards as foundation to structure the 2020 National Quality Strategy. He Led assessment teams in Abu Dhabi Award for Excellence in Government Performance in 2008 and led Taif Award teams in 2009, 2010, 2014 and 2015. He is an Assessor in the 2015 Abu Dhabi Award for Excellence in Government Performance and registered Assessor at King Abdulaziz Quality Award and participated in the 2nd cycle. He is the Facility Management and Safety Chapter Leader and Quality Observer towards the Joint Commission International Accreditation (JIC) at King Abdulaziz Medical City (KAMC) –Jeddah, Health Affairs, Ministry of National Guard from 2014 – 2016. He was Co-leader of Prevention and Control of Infection chapter of the 2ndJCI re-accreditation. He is registered inspector with the Collage of American Pathologists and active member of the Emergency Preparedness and many healthcare Commissioning Committees at KAMC-Jeddah. Nashat is the founder of Quality Logic and the Seeding Knowledge Conference series. He is an Advisory Board member of the Middle East Quality and Patient Safety Conference Series since 2012.
Dr. Nafouri is the 2015 Quality Leadership Award winner endorsed by the World Quality Congress and Awards and Asian Confederation of Business. He has many publications and instrumental researches and workshops that are searchable on the internet.
Nashat earned his B.Sc. in Medical Technology in 1991 from thev Collage of Medicine and Allied Health Sciences at King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia then completed his post graduate Diploma in Biotechnology from British Columbia Institute of Technology, Vancouver, Canada in 1998 and finally achieved his Ph.D. in Business Administration with Healthcare Management focus from the International Washington University, USA in 2005.