Gulf Medical University: The biggest success story in private health professions education space marks completion of 24 years
Ajman, November 21, 2022: Gulf Medical University (GMU), Ajman, the biggest private medical university in the Middle East region celebrated its 24th anniversary, with a special ceremony attended by Dr. Thumbay Moideen – Founder, President Board of Trustees GMU, Prof. Hossam Hamdy – Chancellor of GMU, Mr. Akbar Moideen Thumbay – Vice President of the Healthcare Division of Thumbay Group, and Deans of the colleges of the University as well as other staff and students. The celebration was an occasion to reflect GMU’s achievements till date, at the same time reaffirming its commitment to foster continued evolution of Gulf Medical University as an international powerhouse of health professions education, research and innovation.
International Conference on Transforming Academic Health CentersOrganized by the AAHCI MENA Regional OfficeHosted by Gulf Medical University
Ajman, October 4, 2022: Gulf Medical University (GMU), a leading private academic health center in the region, hosted the AAHCI Middle East and North Africa Regional Meeting. The event, held October 1 – 2, 2022, brought together member academic health center leaders in the region, emphasizing their commitment to support innovation and growth. Members also focused on opportunities in the post-COVID-19 recovery and the integrated resilience of academic health centers.
Ajman, United Arab Emirates, 30 September 2022: The new batches of students of the six colleges under Gulf Medical owned and run by Thumbay Group, were welcomed into their healthcare professions through a white coat ceremony organized by the University, on 29th September 2022, receiving their first white coats as they participated in the time-honored tradition.
Gulf Medical University collaborates with Emirates Health Services to enhance Preceptorship Skills among 250 senior nurses
Ajman, United Arab Emirates, 27 September 2022: In a bid to enhance overall competence of newly qualified nurses, Gulf Medical University’s College of Nursing has begun a Preceptorship Development Program spread across eight weeks from 16th September 2022 to 12th November 2022 on Fridays and Saturdays for 250 nurses from Emirates Health Services and Thumbay Hospitals. The training, which is being held at Gulf Medical University, aims to equip senior nurses to hand-hold and guide newly qualified graduate nurses and students as they learn to practice their profession in the clinical areas.
Appolonia World for Orthodontics & Pediatric Dentistry has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Gulf Medical University in the field of training and scientific research to develop the efficiency and skills of students and graduates of the College of Dentistry by allowing them to train at one of the largest centers specialized in orthodontics and pediatric dentistry in the Middle East. Students will benefit from the expertise of medical cadres and scientific programs and experience the practical application of the innovative techniques and modern devices used in the Appolonia World clinics.