Gulf Region Chapter

Mission Statement

The Gulf region chapter of the International Society for Pharmacoepidemiology (ISPE) is dedicated to advancing the health of the public by promoting the field of pharmacoepidemiology in six countries: Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and United Arab Emirates.


  • Introduce Pharmacoepidemiology to Gulf region countries.
  • Provide essential education, and advocacy for pharmacoepidemiology in the region.
  • Encourage participation in ISPE’s conferences and committees from gulf countries.

Meeting Schedule

The committee meets every 2 -3 months online via Skype.

The next meeting is scheduled for September 26.

Meeting Minutes / Reports

Chapter's annual report — 2013
February 26, 2013
April 9, 2013
July 7, 2013
August 26, 2013

Committee Members

Chair: Tariq Alhawassi
Co-Chair: Nasser Alqahtani
Members: Abdul Muhammad Haseeb
Adel Alharf
Adel Alrwaisan
Ahmed Awaisu
Ahmed Alkhaldi
Ahmed Alshaman
Ahmed Fathelrahman
Azher Arafah
Eman Almutairy
Majed Alameel
Mansour Mahmoud
Mohammad Izham
Nasser Aljaser
Nasser Alqahtani
Nouf Aloudah
Nouf Almeshal
Nora Alkhudair
Sarah Albalushi
Sarah Alosaimy
Waad Alkatheri
Yasser Albogami