Full name: Maitham Abdulkareem Ali Husain

Date of Birth: August 5th, 1972

Gender: Male

Marital Status: Married with three children

Citizenship: The State of Kuwait

Permanent Residence: Kuwait

Language: Arabic (Fluent) and English (Fluent)


Current positions:

  • Assistant Professor – Clinical Immunology,

Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine,

Kuwait University (Aug. 2014-present)

  • Director, NBK Children’s Hospital, Ministry of Health (May. 2017-present)
  • Consultant & Head of Unit – Pediatrics Medicine, Allergy,

Clinical Immunology and Stem Cell Transplant, Stem Cell Transplant Unit, Head, NBK Children’s Hospital, Ministry of Health (Sept. 2011-present)

  • Director – Office of Accreditation and Quality Affairs,

Kuwait Institute for Medical Specializations, KIMS (March 2013-present)

  • Co-director, KIMS/Royal College Collaborative (Nov. 2016-present)
  • Surveyor & Consultant – National Accreditation Program,

Quality and Accreditation Directorate, Ministry of Health (January 2010-present)

  • Surveyor – Accreditation Canada International (March 2017-present)