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Islam Dardas is a nurse by profession with extensive 10 years’ experience in different health sectors. He obtained his Master degree in Health Services Administration from Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland and Yarmouk University in Jordan (2009). He worked in several areas within the hospital like the emergency department, critical care, nursing education and training, healthcare quality, performance improvement and hospital accreditation.His area of interest includes capacity building, healthcare project development, clinical performance management, healthcare quality and nursing education.-

His area of interest includes healthcare project development, clinical performance management, healthcare quality, and training.


Has more than 40 years’ experience in design and hospital construction. 34 years working in Saudi Arabia in both the private and government environments.

A 30+ year nursing career with 17+ of those in the Middle East. A career journey has spanned senior nursing/healthcare management, education, quality/accreditation and IT implementation support. Diverse career experiences produce a unique set of skills that can be transferable to many different roles.Continually challenging myself to expand my scope. Driven by integrity, leading by example, mentorship, and empowerment while utilizing confidence, energy, and flexibility to support my compassion and gain success.

Dr. Gupta has over 10 years of experience in providing technical and medical planning expertise to various hospitals and healthcare facilities in the Middle East. His area of expertise includes hospital design, space planning, medical equipment planning, and procurement.

Dr. Gupta has held positions with various organizations such as Thinet International Technics International and Al Arab Contracting Co. He has also worked on major projects in the Middle East, specifically Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, providing technical expertise. His portfolio of experience includes prestigious projects such as Princess Noura University hospital, a number of Teaching Colleges and King Abdullah Hospital, the largest medical facility in Makkah and the Northern region. Dr. Gupta holds a MBBS from the University of Delhi and a MRCP from the Royal College Of Physicians in the UK.