Denomination: Sunni muslim
Deputy Assistant Director of Preventive Medicine 1952. General Director for Malaria Eradication 1962. Former member of the Saudi Red Crescent Board.
Member of the Public Sanitation Board for the Eastern Region. Participated in several public health and preventive medicine conferences and symposiums, the latest at Guy’s Hospital, London. Director-General of Preventive Medicine, Ministry of Health since 1971.