Dr. Kadhim J. Sulaiman

Dr. Kadhim J. Sulaiman is a senior consultant cardiologist at Royal Hospital and Director General of Specialized Medical Care in the Ministry of Health, Muscat- Oman. He is also the Vice President of Oman Heart Association and President Elect of Gulf Heart Association.

Dr. Sulaiman holds many academic and administrative posts in the Ministry of Health and Oman Medical Specialty Board. He chairs the central examination committee and is a member of the central accreditation committee in Oman Medical Specialty Board. He is an examiner in the final MD examination of medical students from Sultan Qaboos University Medical College, MRCPI and MRCP (UK) and Arab Board  part II clinical examinations. He is the chairman of the Oman Chapter of the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland.

Dr. Sulaimans main interest is in acute coronary syndrome and heart failure. He is very active in research, particularly registries in the region. He was member of the steering committees of the three Gulf registries of acute coronary events (Gulf RACES), and the Gulf Study of atrial fibrillation events (Gulf SAFE). He is the Principal Investigator of the Gulf acute heart failure registry (Gulf CARE). He is an editorial board member of Saudi Heart Journal and advisory member of Heart Views. He has more than eighty publications in peer review journals.