Amid Abu Hmaidan, Manager Qatar National Cancer Registry, Ministry of Public Health Qatar

Mr. Amid Abu Hmaidan, is currently occupying the position of Manager of Qatar National Registry QNCR for both the incidence and the cancer screening databases. Before joining Qatar, he worked for Abu Dhabi Health Authority “HAAD” UAE to build Abu Dhabi Central Cancer Registry ADCCR in its two sections of electronic cancer data notification and cancer screening registry.

He has extensive experience in oncology data management and statistics, where he built different registries in different places, in addition to multiple disease – specific registries like breast, gynaecology, head & neck, colorectal and smoking cessation registry for cancer prevention. He worked in different settings like:

  • Pharmaceutical industry, that was in France at Sanofi-Oncology,
  • Cancer centres like King Hussein Cancer Centre KHCC, and
  • Government regulatory bodies as mentioned above.

Mr. Amid has also interest in research ethics, received training at Maryland University and served as member of the Institutional Review Board IRB of KHCC for 4 years.He received both the BSc and the MSc. Degrees from Poitiers University in France.

Dedicated to cancer fight at all levels, and a caring husband and father of 4 kids.