1999 News Story

Saudi physician named to U.K. examination board

Assistant Undersecretary for Clinical Medicine at the Ministry of Health Dr. Mansour Nasser

Al-Hawassi has been named external examiner on the board of the Royal College of Physicians

for the examinations to be held in Edinburgh in the United Kingdom from October 14 to 22,

1999. Sixty physicians from all over the world will present themselves for accreditation at

this board. This will be the first time a Saudi national is one of the examiners.  Dr.

Al-Hawassi is a pediatrician.