Meet the Team

The length of hospital stay of Home Health Care patients at King Khalid National Guard Hospital, Jeddah, 1999.

Evaluation of Patients with Hypertension in the light of the JNC 7 Report: Use of Combination and Individualized Therapy is Unsatisfactory

Diagnosis and Management of Dementia

Middle East Journal of Family Medicine (MEJFM)

Urogenital atrophy in climacteric women: Menopause or Geripause?

Is voiding cystourethrogram necessary in Febrile Infant with normal renal ultrasound?

Middle-East Academy for Medicine of Ageing,
third session of the first course

Anti-Smoking News

Family physician national convention in Bangalore, January 2005

International Women's Day Celebration in Pakistan



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Curriculum Vitae - Dr Abeer Khaled Al-Baho



In 1984, Dr Abeer graduated from Kuwait University Medical School with a Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery.
In 1999, he recieved a Diploma in Family Medicine / Kuwait / RCGP.
In 1992, Dr Abeer was recognized as a trainer in Family Medicine.
In 1996, he was recognized as an Examiner in Family Medicine..
In 1994, he became a member of the Faculty of Primary Health Care / Kuwait Institute for Medical Specialization.
In 2001, he was appointed as Director of Family Medicine Training Program / Kuwait.


Dr Abeer has a special Interest in Geriatrics/ Audits and Evidence Based Medicine / Research and Medical Records including computerization.
He has a special interest in Continuing Medical Education for Primary Care and Family Physicians.
He has been a tutor for the One Day Study Release Course in Kuwait Family Medicine Program in its early beginnings.
He laid the foundations of Geriatric Care for the Family Medicine Program of Kuwait in 1994.
He has been the responsible for the scientific committee in Primary Care.
Involved in the Medical society in the period from 1996 - 1998.
A member of the "medical care of the geriatric patient committee" in the Ministry of Health of Kuwait.
A member of the "Assessment committee of general practitioners" in the Ministry of Health in Kuwait.

Conferences and Paper Presentations:

The Fourth Kuwait Medical Society Conference - Kuwait - presented a paper on the "changes associated with aging" 1996.
The Ninth Kuwait Medical Society Conference - Kuwait - presented also a paper on " the geriatric population of Abdullah Al- Salem Area in Kuwait " 1998
The First Arabic Languaged Medical Conference in Primary Care of the Arab World in Bahrain in February 2002 presented a paper on "Factors influencing Self - Dependence of the Geriatric Population of Abdullah Al Salem Area in Kuwait ".
"How to write a scientific paper" Conference in Kuwait Medical Society 1997.
"How to write a scientific paper in Primary Care" course in 2001.
" The First Evidence Based Medicine Course " Jeddah 2002
"The Second Evidence Based Medicine Course" Jeddah 2003

Organizer of the following CME courses:

Otolaryngeal Problems Presented to the Family Physician, May 2002.
The First Annual Family Medicine refresher course, December 2002.
The Second Annual Family Medicine refresher course, December 2003.
Audit in General Practice

Lecturer for the following specific lectures:

Cancer in general practice
Geriatrics in general practice
Confidentiality in general practice
Abdominal pain in general practice
Breaking bad news in general practice
Audit in general practice

Published papers:

Audit in general practice - Kims Bulletin, 2002. (review article)
Perceptions of Patients, Doctors and Clerks of their roles in causing problems in Medical Records - Kuwait Medical Journal, March 2003. (original article).
Epidemiology of self dependence among Kuwaiti geriatric population in Abdullah Al Salem area - Kuwait medical journal, June 2003. (original article).
The Causative and Preventive Aspects of Diet in Cancer, Bahrain Medical Society Journal - April 2003. (review article).
Teaching in general practice - Kims bulletin, Kuwait 2003. ( book review)