Consultant psychiatrist at Taha Baashar Psychiatric teaching hospital Khartoum North
-Associate professor of Psychiatry Faculty of Medicine, International University of Africa.(IUA)
-Head psycho trauma unit Faculty of Medicine IUA
-Former Director Post graduate institute of Disaster Management & Refugee studies (DIMARSI) IUA.
– Former deputy Dean Faculty of Medicine (IUA)
-Former Director Taha Baashar Psychiatric teaching hospital, Khartoum North..
– I shouldered a number of Executive, advisory, consultancy and academic responsibilities in the fields of Medicine,
Psychiatry, Humanitarian work and Relief at home and abroad.
– Leader & team member of a number of field research and survey teams, special assignments & tasks, evaluation
missions, reconciliation groups, design , implementation of conferences & workshops, facilitated & moderated TOT &
other training courses. – Supervised, Diploma, Master & PhDs students.
– Head research team psychosocial support for demobilised women ex combatants and women associated with armed
forces Blue Nile State – Sudan.-
– Author (Standard operational procedures) for psychosocial support for demobilised women ex combatants and women
associated with armed forces Blue Nile State – Sudan.-
Head editing team and participating author guideline for psycho-nephrology
Co author low literacy DDR counsellor’s handbook.
-Author of a number of books, papers, articles in voluntary work & refugee studies, relief and psychiatry in Arabic and
عبد الرحمن احمد ابودوم
جامعة افريقيا العالمية-كلية الطب
اضف البيانات الشخصية
Consultant psychiatrist at Taha Baashar Psychiatric teaching hospital Khartoum North
|Fellowship in addiction Medicine University of Malaya, Centre for Addiction
sciences (UMCAS) 2014
Harvard Refugee trauma Mastery Certificate
Member college of Physicians &Surgeon(Psych)Pakistan 1989
University of Khartoum 1978
Up date CME on Osce and curriculum up date course IUA 2016
Fellow ship addiction Medicine University of Malaya Kualalampur Malaysia 2015
Harvard Medical School Continuous Medical Education (CME) category1 credit in Global Mental
Health ;Trauma & Recovery May 2013
Synapse CME program on recent developments in Psychiatry –Kuala lampur Sep 2013
Curriculum up date work shop Faculty of Medicine IUA 2012
Harvard refugee trauma programme; Trauma and Recovery Mastery Course Nov 2010- May 2011
Tutor training in problem based learning workshop (PBL) I.U.A Sept 2012
Khartoum first Annual Scientific Meeting for Psychiatric Specialties , interview skills workshop &
Osce , Sudan Medical specialization Council of psychiatry and Sudanese psychiatric Association
(SPA, UK &I ) Khartoum 2011
CME course on OSCE workshop Faculty of Medicine IUA 2011
World federation of schizophrenia and allied disorders (WFSAD) Family support – for families
with mentally ill members TOT workshop. Nairobi Kenya 2009
Effective Capacity Building for Senior Sudanese Officials ll” INPUMA ,Univ. of Malaya, Kuala
lampur August 2004
Management of change course , American University Cairo conducted at Khartoum Dec 2004
Regional Emergency Management training program – University of Wisconsin-Madison ,college of
Engineering , Disaster Management Center , in collaboration with UNHCR & Qatar Charitable
Society Doha 2001
Political Asylum law & International protection course organized by UNHCR & Qatar charitable
society Doha 2000.
Early Preparedness & Disaster Prevention Workshop, – UN Staff College Abudabi 2001.
Introduction to the Law of political Refuge & Civil Protection organized By UNHCR, Doha 2000.
Disaster Management (Trainers Course) O.A.U. Khartoum 1993.
Update psychiatry course, Pakistan psychiatric society Karachi 1988.
Community Mental Health Course for Health Administrators. WHO Collaborating Center for
Community Mental Health – Rawalpindi, RGH Pakistan – 1987
Psychiatry update course Pakistan Psychiatrists Association Karachi 1986
Refugee community Health Care Course London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
London – 1985
Maternal / Child health & family planning course, Johns Hopkins University program for
International Education in Obs & Gynae Khartoum 1983
Upjohn University, Mother & Child Health Care course Organized at Khartoum University Medical
Uganda Psychiatric Association (UPA) and the African College of Neuro-Psychopharmacology
(AfCNP) conference Kampala July 2017
Executive meeting of the African Association of Psychiatrists and Allied Professions AAPAP
Kampala July 2017
Kenya Psychiatric Association/African Association of Psychiatrists and Allied Professions
(AAPAP) joint Conference Mombasa Kenya, 30th March – 1st April 2017
Regional Conference on Risk Transfer and Micro-Insurance for Resilience Building in the IGAD
region Kampala, Uganda Sept.2016
Sudan National drug control committee 2nd scientific conference Khartoum March 2016
!st International workshop of genetics Faculty of Medicine University of Khartoum Feb 2016
Sudan Medical specialization Board and Sudanese psychiatry Association / UK and Ireland 5th
Psychiatric conference Khartoum Jan 2016
African Medical students Association IUA 4th International health conference (Non
communicable diseases in Africa a burden that can no longer be ignored) IUA Khartoum Jan 2016
Omdurman Islamic University –Medical association- Career Advice Conference 2 Dec.2015
1st International Conference on Addiction Prevention & Treatment (ICAPT) organised by the
University of Malaya Centre of Addiction Sciences (UMCAS)Kuala lampur Sep.2015
Amman Regional forum on Arab cities resilience report , UNDP Disaster reduction, Arab states,
Amman Jordan 2015.
Arab regional 2nd conference on Disaster risk reduction, UNISDR & ARAB LEAGUE, DRR , Sharm
Elsheikh, Egypt 2014
International conference on the role of Basic Communities in Disaster Reduction (TUTI ISLAND
EXAMPLE) Institute of Disaster Management and refugee Studies IUA Khartoum April 2014(
conference designer and head organizer)
12th Pan Arab Psychiatric international conference organized by the Emirates Association of
Psychiatrists Dubai 2013
Delivery Mechanisms for Disaster Risk Management seminar, SESRIC & IDB ,Angara June 2013
Arab regional 1st conference on Disaster risk reduction, UNISDR & ARAB LEAGUE DRR , Alaqba ,
Jordan Feb 2013
Technical Forum on Humanitarian Assistance to Sudan, centre for humanitarian dialogue CHD
and Unicef Nairobi (3meetings) 2012
12th Pan Arab psychiatric conference Dubai 2012
7th Annual forum for sociology and social work, Social work Faculty, University of Kuwait (
Community mental and social health) Kuwait March 2011
International conference for Emergency Medicine , Naif Arab University for security sciences
Riyadh Nov 2010
11th Pan Arab Psychiatric international conference organized by the Sudanese Association of
Psychiatrists Khartoum Nov 2010( Deputy head organizing committee )
Pan African Psychiatric international conference organized by the Sudanese Association of
Psychiatrists Khartoum Nov 2010 (Deputy head organizing committee)
International Conference on Disaster Psychology organized by the centre for crisis psychology
Bergen Norway June 2010
X111 WPA World Congress of Psychiatry – World Psychiatric Association Cairo 2009
2nd conference of Muslim psychologists Association Sharja UAE 2009
National Conference of industrial Creativity Ministry of Industry & the National institute for
research Khartoum 2009 (member conference organizing committee )
Preparatory meetings for the inter national children summit New York 2008/2009
Contemporary psychiatric curriculum for Sudanese medical schools workshop I.U.A Khartoum
2007 (workshop designer & organizer)
Regional meeting World psychiatric association (WPA)&Kenyan Psychiatric Association
conference ,Kenya , Nairobi . March 2007.
Student Entrepreneurship development workshop Sudan University for science & technology
Khartoum 2006 (organizining committee member)
Dubai International Humanitarian Aid & Rehabilitation Development conference & Exhibition,
Dubai April 2005
IV International Psychological trauma symposium, Istanbul Turkey Dec 2005
Qatar International Trauma & Emergency Medicine Conference & Doha Neuro trauma
Symposium Doha April 2002
Gulf preparatory workshop for UN general Assembly special meeting for children organized by
the Supreme council for family affairs Qatar & Unicef , Doha Oct 2000
Voluntary work & security conference in the Arab world ,Naif Academy for security Sciences ,
Riyadh SA sep 2000
Partners in Action ( Parinac) International conference UNHCR Oslo 1997
Partners in Action (Parinac) Regional conference Khartoum 1996
International Social Summit Copenhagen 1995
UNHCR General Assembly & Executive committee meetings 19 90 , 91 , 92, 1993
12th International Federation of Non Governmental Organizations for Drug & substance Abuse
(IFNGO) Singapore 1990
11th International Federation of Non Governmental Organizations for Drug & substance Abuse
(IFNGO) Colombo Srilanka 1989
2nd international conference about Drug Abuse & liquor Islamabad June1989
10th International Federation of Non Governmental Organizations for Drug & substance Abuse
(IFNGO) ,Kuala Lumpur Nov 1988
Communication Skills workshop organized by Pakistan Psychiatric Association ,Karachi, Dec
9th International Federation of Non Governmental Organization for the Drug & substance Abuse
(IFNGO) Hong Kong 1987 .
International conference against drug abuse & illicit trafficking (ICDAIT) Vienna June 1987.
Annual Refugee Health care workshop Islamabad 1986
First International Congress of the Islamic Mental Health Association ,Lahore, Dec,1985
Annual refugee health care workshop/UNHCR & Afghan refugee’s commissionerate Rawalpindi
Pakistan Islamic Medical Association Conference Lahore April1984
Tens of local, regional, & international conferences including summits. Where I represented
government, NGOs & self. Issues addressed where, Public & Refugee Health, Mental Health,
Relief, Drugs, Psycho social support, Mother & Child Care, Orphans Care, Refugee Protection,
Medical & general Education, Human Rights, Poverty, Disaster Management, Voluntary
Participation, NGO Administration & Coordination.
Head student Advisory and counselling unit faculty of Medicine IUA 2017 ongoing
Head psycho trauma Unit Faculty of Medicine IUA Aug 2015 ongoing .
Member convenor Training committee, Sudanese medical specialization Board –Psychiatry
council 2015 to date
Director, Taha Baashar psychiatric teaching hospital Khartoum North 2013
Director institute of Disaster Management & Refugee Studies( Post graduate Inst.) IUA
Khartoum 2011 to 2015.
Head curriculum up date for the institute of Disaster Management and refugee studies
Diploma /Master courses 2015
Faculty member Harvard Refugee trauma program me annual course at Orvieto Italy & on line
Head new curriculum development committee institute of Disaster Management and refugee
studies Diploma and Master courses 2012 ( introduced specialization)
Head team for the development and execution of psycho-trauma community counselling,
training and refresher courses Blue Nile state 2010
Member examination committee of the Sudan Medical Specialization Council (psychiatry)
2014 – 2015.
Founder Head students advisory & counseling unit Faculty of Medicine IUA 2008 -2011
Member Training committee. of the Sudan Medical Specialization Council (psychiatry) 2009-
Deputy Dean Faculty of Medicine International University of Africa IUA 2009 -2011.
Designer Students Guide & Counselling guidelines chart IUA Faculty of Medicine 2008
Member Senate IUA 2007-2015
Head Department of Psychiatry Faculty of Medicine International University of Africa IUA
Head curriculum development team for Voluntary Work mid level diploma & Masters Courses,
Institute of Family & Community Development. Sudan University of Science &
Deputy Dean & head department of research & training, Institute of family & community
development Sudan University for Science & Technology 2006-2008.
-Member curriculum development committee for diploma and master courses of voluntary
work and social work at the Sudan University of Science and technology, Institute of family
and community development 2006
Trainer Instructor of the Sudan Medical Specialization Board (psychiatry) 2005 till to day
Assistant professor Institute of family & community development Sudan University for
Science & Technology 2005-2008.
Member administrative Board Elrisalat school Doha Qatar 2001
Member curriculum development for the institute of Disaster Management and refugee
studies Diploma/ Master courses1996.
Participated as founding member building the post graduate (Institute of Disaster
Management and Refugee Studies, International University of Africa –IUA-) awarding,
diplomas, masters 1993
Registrar Psychiatry Dept WHO Collaborating center, Rawalpindi General Hospital Pakistan
Participated in training (TOT) community Mental Health workers (Midwives and teachers) at
Missore Indian Neuro Psychiatric National Excellence center, Banglore India 1987.
Participated in training (TOT) Community Mental Health for Heath Administrator Rawalpindi
Designed, developed curriculum and supervised MEDEX (mid level health institute for Afghan
refugees- a 2 years extensive medical assistant training course) incorporating Afghan females
for the first time using closed circuit video classes 1985.
Convenor the national Voluntary forum August 2017 ongoing
Elected member Executive committee African Association of Psychiatrists and Allied
Professions (AAPAP) Mombasa Kenya, April 2017
Founding Member of the executive board of the Sudanese foundation for the disabled 2015
Member advisory board Ministry of Social care & social security 2010 to 2016
Member of the advisory committee for Psychiatry Ministry of Health 2009 to date
Member National strategic council 2010 to date
Head intergovernmental coordination assessment team 2007.
Member National strategic planning council, social committee.2006
Adviser to the Minister (Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs) 2005 – 2010
Convener drafting & update committees of the annual strategic planning for the Ministry of
Humanitarian Affairs advisory ship 2005 -2010
Head drafting & update committees of the annual strategic planning for the Ministry of
Humanitarian Affairs 2003-2005 (undersecretary)
Deputy head of the Sudanese society for psychiatrists 2008- 2014
Attached Psychiatrist Dept. of Psych. Khartoum Teaching Hospital 2003- 2005
Under Secretary Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs 2003 – 2005.
Adviser, Qatar Charitable Society Doha 2000 to 2003
Minister of Engineering Affairs East Equatoria State south Sudan 1995-2000
Commissioner General – Voluntary Agencies .Sudan 1993-1995 (founder).
Director General African Charitable Society for Mother & Child Care, based at Khartoum. 1990
–1993. (operating in Sudan, Uganda , Tanzania, Senegal,Mauritania, Gambia & Somalia
Regional Director Islamic Relief Agency (ISRA) South East Asia operating In Pakistan,
Bangladesh, south Malaysia, Philippine, Iran, Thailand & Hong Kong. 1986-1990
Founder Director Islamic African Relief Agency (IARA) Pakistan 1983 -1986.
Founder Manager Health Program -Islamic African Relief Agency Eastern Region Sudan Jan
1983 –June 1983.
Medical Officer Kosti Civil Hospital, 1981-1983, during which shouldered fully the responsibility
of the Surgery department for one year.
Manager JEBELIEN Rural (one man) Hospital May To Nov 1981.
Medical Officer Kosti, &Tendelti Hospitals 1979 -1981.
House Officer Khartoum Teaching, Kosti & Soba University Hospitals 1978- 1979
Member prescribing guide lines team 2016-2017
Head research team for the study of the prevalence of Autism at Khartoum state Aug 2014 –
Consultant evaluator Elshifa Charity organisation Subang Indonesia 2014/ and follow up 2016
Consultant Sudan DDR Programme Review and Lessons Learned Workshop UNDP DDR 2014
Head consultancy team for building the basic communities resilience to combat floods at
Elfateh and Eastern Nile localities UN Habitat ,Khartoum state 2014
Head Study group for the evaluation of the efficacy of early warning systems in disaster risk
reduction in Sudan 2014
Head study group for the psychosocial situation of the Southern Sudanese refugees White
Nile state 2013 commissioned by UNHCR Khartoum
Convenor technical committee to evaluate the work of foreign NGOs in Sudan 2013.
Member consultancy team to develop a humanitarian assistance delivery proposal for Sudan
commissioned by the centre for Humanitarian Dialouge CHD and Unicef Sudan 2012
Psychotrauma consultant for the NDDRC 2012 on going
Head psychosocial support project team for demobilized disarmed women ex combatants &
women associated with armed forces, Blue Nile state UNDP DDR -2009-2010
Consultant evaluator Elsalam psychiatric Charity hospital Elhodieda Yemen 2010
Head Consultancy team for psychosocial assessment of the demobilized soldiers South
Kordufan state 2009
Member, Humanitarian Consultancy Board, Council of Ministers 2009 to date.
Consultant evaluator Qatar charitable society field work Doha 2000
Moderator and rapoteur DDR Programme Review and Lessons Learned Workshop UNDP
Head preparatory and organizers committee for the international conference on the role of
basic communities on disaster risk reduction( Tuti example- IUA) April 2014
Head Design and launching committee of prof Mustafa Khogali prize for the best basic
Sudanese communities practices in disaster risk reduction.IUA 2014
Head nomination committee of TUTI community to the Arab basic communities best
practices in disaster risk reduction ( the 1 st prize of its kind to be won by a Sudanese local
Editor in chief scientific journal of disaster studies Dimarsi / IUA (peer reviewed journal) 2013
Member IUA council 2010 to 2013
Member IUA Vice chancellors advisory council 2010- 2013
Member IUA Scientific council 2007 to 2015
Member editorial board Journal of Sudanese Association of Psychiatrists 2000 to date
Member quality assurance Committee IUA 2009- 2011
Deputy Chair Sudanese association of psychiatrists 2008-2014
Head Students Guide & Counseling committee IUA faculty of Medicine 2008 to 2011
Member Committee for research & publications IUA 2009- 2011
Head up date and new Curriculum development committee for Dimarsi 2011 -2012
Member of higher studies council IUA 2011- 2015
Member North Kordofan University council 2010- 2013
Member Upper Nile University council 2000 – 2003
Member Academic committee University of Sudan for Sciences & Technology March 2005-
Member Mental health act drafting committee 2009
Member National Experts committee of the (National Demobilization Disarmament
Rehabilitation Council NDDRC)2008 to date
Member drafting committee of the National DDR Reintegration Policy 2008.
Member Mental Health Advisory Board Ministry of Health 2008 – 2011
Member drafting committee of the National DDR Strategy 2007.
Member National Demobilization Disarmament Rehabilitation Council NDDRC 2007 to date
Secretary General Family Studies Centre 2000 to date
Member Board Alrisala Schools Doha, 2000 to 2002.
Chair Board of Trustees Society of Thought & Dialogue Khartoum 1998 to date.
Chair Board of Kapoeta Trade & Engineering Services Company, 1996-1999.
Part time lecturer Disaster Management & Refugee Studies IUA. 1993—2000
Member Board & Director General , African Charitable Society for Mother & Child Care, 1995-
Founder Board Member Disaster Management & Refugee Studies Institute (DIMARSI ) 1993-
Chairman National Committee for the Abducted Children, 1994-1996
Member Board Sudanese Society for Juvenile Care, 1993-1995.
Convener National committee for the Abducted Children, 1993 -1994.
Member Board Women Islamic International Center, 1993-1994.
Member National Committee for the Abducted Children, 1992-1993.
Manager Sudan Council for Voluntary Agencies (Scova), 1990-1993.
Member General Secretariat Munazamat Eldawa El islamia ,1990-1993.
Member National council for Children, 1992-1993.
Deputy Director National Committee for the Street Children, 1992-1993.
Secretary General organization of thought & dialogue 1992-2009
Founder, Chair Board of Management, Children Scientific Imagination Development City
(African charitable society for mother & child care) 1991
Member National committee for the Street Children, 1991-1992.
Chair organizing committee Afghanistan reconstruction Pakistan 1989
Chair organizing committee Afghan education Pakistan 1988
Member Board Islamic Coordination Council Pakistan 1988-1990.
Chair organizing committee for the international conference on orphans care Pakistan 1987
Member Steering Committee Agency Coordinating Body for Afghan Refugees (ACBAR) 1986-
Member Management Board International Federation of Non Governmental Organizations
against Drug & substance Abuse (IFNGO) Kualalampur (1985-1987).
Selected corresponding member Oxford Refugee Studies curriculum Development
Member Islamic Society for Mental Health, (Cairo) 1985 -1990.
Secretary Islamic NGOs Coordination Council Pakistan, 1985-1987.
Member UNFDAC Task Force for Anti Narcotics Curriculum Development for Afghans
Founder First nongovernmental Psychiatric Clinic for the Afghan Refugees Pakistan, 1985.
Founder First nongovernmental Paramedics training institute for Afghan Refugees (ISRAMEDEX) including female medex training. Pakistan1986.
Headed & Participated IRAN International Relief mission (IRAN earth quake 1987) .
Participated in some national Conflict Resolution and reconciliation Teams( Tribal conflicts).
Planned & executed a number of Conferences, Seminars, & workshops locally &
Supervisor of higher diploma, Masters & PHDs students at Disaster Management & Refugee
Studies Institute (IUA), National Defence Academy, University of Medical sciences &
technology, Sudan University for Science & Technology, Omdurman Islamic University & MDs
for Sudan Medical specialization board psychiatry
Evaluation of the comprehensive Orphan care versus sponsorship Example of the African
charitable society for mother and Child care by student SOMIA ABDALLAH Dimarsi IUA
higher studies deanship Dimarsi 2015.
Role of counselling/ health education in the reduction of AIDS spread among youth age
groups 19 to 49 student OMEIMA ELSADIG SIRAG ELDEEN Higher studies Deanship, Dimarsi
Role of psycho education in building values of volunteerism among school children; teachers
perspective, by student NIGOUD BABIKIR ALI Higher education Deanship, Dimarsi IUA 2015.
Role of NGOs in the Resolution of Migration and poverty problems in the Northern state (
case study of the Nubian NGOs network 2005 -2011 ) by student SOMIA ZOMRAWI IUA Higher
studies Deanship Dimarsi 2014
Evaluation of the Effectiveness of the Ambulance and Emergency Teams and Mechanisms in
Response to Disasters ( case study of the central Ambulance system Khartoum State 2000-
2009) student Mohammed Abdalla Khalaf Allah IUA Higher Studies Deanship Dimarsi 2014
NGOs and Disaster Management Planning In Sudan _ Comparative study between Sudanese
Red Crescent and Save the Children UK student ASMA KHOGALI Higher Studies Deanship
Dimarsi IUA 2006.
B- Higher Diplomas
Role of Alternative Medicine in Disaster Risk Reduction by student Mariam Osman Abdo
Higher education Deanship, Dimarsi IUA 2014.
Effect of physical restraint educational program, on knowledge, Attitudes, and Practice of
nurses at Taha Baashar Psychiatric Teaching Hospital. Khartoum North Sudan, – Higher
education college National Ribat University 2017
Effectiveness of Bed Side Teaching on Nursing Students Knowledge and Skills in Mental
Health and Psychiatric Training by student Khalda Ahmed Mohammed University of Medical
sciences and Technology Graduate college Faculty of Nursing 2012
Co supervised – Psychiatric patients behaviour and its impact on crime and punishment in
relation to Law and Jurisprudence by student Ibtisam Mohammed Adam Hussein Omdurman
Islamic University Higher Studies college Faculty of Law and Sharia 2011
Psychiatric prsentations of Brain tumours among Sudaese Patients attending
Disability in Sudanese patients with bipolar disorder by student Mohammed Abdalhameed
Osman Alnor M.D Sudan Medical Specialization Board council of psychiatry 2015
Classification and Traditional Methods of Treatment of Mental Disorders for Attendees in
Traditional Heling centers in Khartoum City by student khidir Mohammed Eltayeb M.D Sudan
Medical specialization Board council of psychiatry 2014
Co author Study of the Efficacy of Sudanese early warning systems in Disaster Risk Reduction
in Sudan ( Sudan Banknotes printing press 2015)- in Arabic
Co author study of the Evaluation of the Foreign NGOs in Sudan 2013 –( Sudan Banknotes
printing press 2013) in Arabic )
Co author low literacy DDR counsellors hand book..UNDP /Sudan 2010
Standard operational procedures for psychosocial support for demobilised soldiers in Sudan.
UNDP /Sudan 2010
Educational Role of civil society organizations(Arabic) printed by Sudan banknote printing
Voluntary work & Security, Faith perspective in Arabic, ( published by Qatar charitable Society
Civilization & drugs 1989
6- Displacement & Refuge Seeking In Comparison to Hijra ( being published)
Health Hazards of Gold mining in Sudan case report – Sudanese Journal of psychiatry
vol.1 issue.1 December 2010.
العمل التطوعي والصحه النفسيه والاجتماعيه اثر و مؤثر متبادل مجلة دراسات الكوارث العدد الاول يوليو 2102
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الخمر مرجعية قرانية للادمان والسلوك الادمانى 2102
Review of Multiple stresses and Quranic stress managent in reference to extraordinary
human reproduction case of (Ibrahim ,Zaccharia and Maryam) 2102