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Abdallah Elsafti

Abdallah Elsafti

Disaster Medicine, PhD Student
+974 66990169


Abdallah Elsafti Elsaeidy, MD, MSc, EgBEM, MRCEM. Associate Consultant Emergency Medicine, Subspecialty Critical Care, Hamad Medical Corporation (Doha, Qatar) and member of the Research Group on Emergency and Disaster Medicine at the Medical School of the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (ReGEDiM Brussels). He graduated in Medicine at the Alexandria University (Egypt) in 2006 and started a residency in Emergency Medicine (finished in 2011) followed by a training in intensive care and disaster medicine (finished in 2018). In 2015 he obtained his MSc in Disaster Medicine. As a faculty member at the emergency medicine training program and Hamad international training center at Hamad Medical Corporation he is involved in the teaching program for residents’ doctors (graduate) and medical staff. Besides this he is PhD student currently since 2016 at Vrije Universiteit Brussel (Belgium) and università piemonte orientale (Italy).



  • Disaster Medicine
  • Complex humanitarian emergencies
  • Critical Care
  • Emergency Medicine

Teaching activities

  • Emergency Medicine

Diagnoses, infections and injuries in Northern Syrian children during the civil war: A cross- sectional study.

van Berlaer G, Elsafti AM, Al Safadi M, Souhil Saeed S, Buyl R, Debacker M, Redwan A, Hubloue I.
PLoS ONE 2017 Sept 8; 12 (9): e0182770. 

Health System Response and Adaptation to the Largest Sandstorm in the Middle East.

Irfan FB, Pathan SA, Bhutta ZA, Abbasy ME, Elmoheen A, Elsaeidy AM, Tariq T, Hugelmeyer CD, Dardouri H, Bad Shah NBK, Daniel CY, Silva AD, Farook KS, Sharma Y, Thomas SH.
Disaster Med Public Health Prep. 2017 Apr; 11(2):227-238.

Children in the Syrian Civil War: the Familial, Educational, and Public Health Impact of Ongoing Violence.

Elsafti AM, van Berlaer G, Al Safadi M, Debacker M, Buyl R, Redwan A, Hubloue I.
Disaster Med Public Health Prep 2016;10(6):874-882. doi: 10.1017/dmp.2016.165