“I joined Aldara because I believe it is an institution that is most capable of presenting a credible model of comprehensive yet futuristic primary and secondary healthcare in the Kingdom and across the region. True to our ambitious vision and values, we have the infrastructure and resources to guarantee the highest standards of quality and safety for patients and their families.”
Dr. Hassan El Solh joined Aldara Hospital and Medical Center as Chief Medical Officer and Deputy CEO in March 2019. He will be responsible for overseeing all clinical and strategic functions ensuring the highest standards of patient care at AHMC.
Dr. Hassan brings with him a wealth of experience from his former position as Chief Transformation Officer, Deputy Executive Director of Medical Affairs at King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center (KFSH&RC). He was instrumental in establishing the Department of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology and became the Executive Director of Children Cancer Center where he pioneered the Pediatric Stem Cell Transplant Program and the Bone Marrow and Stem Cell Processing Program, among many others. One of Dr. Hassan’s significant accomplishments has been overseeing the implementation of the Integrated Clinical Information System in partnership with Cerner at KFSH&RC, in his capacity as Chairman of the Clinical Advisory Group and the ICIS Project Administrative Committee.
In addition, Dr El Solh served as Chief of Staff and Chief Medical Officer at the American University of Beirut Medical Center. He is also a Professor at Alfaisal University.
Dr. Hassan received his Doctorate in Medicine from the, American University of Beirut, after which he completed his Residency Training and Fellowship in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology in Stem Cell Transplantation at The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto- Canada and in the USA at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center in Seattle.
He has also received certification from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons in Canada and the American Board of Pediatrics and Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, USA.
Dr El Solh is well known and respected researcher in the field of Pediatric Oncology with over 110 peer reviewed manuscript including the prestigious New England Journal of Medicine, 102 abstracts and 6 chapters in text book.