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educator , researcher , Surgeon

Hussein Mohamed Dashti, Kuwaiti surgeon, educator, researcher. Recipient Best Science Research award in medical science Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences, 1995, Albert Schweitzer Golden Grand medal Polish Academy Medicine.


Dashti, Hussein Mohamed was born on February 16, 1948 in Kuwait, Kuwait. Son of Mohamed and Mariam Dashti.


Bachelor of Medicine Bachelor of Science, Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College, Bombay University, 1975. Doctor of Medicine, Doctor of Philosophy, University Lund, Sweden, 1986.


House resident in general surgery and general medicine Amiri Hospital, Sabah Hospital, Psychiatric Hospital, Kuwait, 1975-1977. Assistant registrar in surgery Amiri Hospital, 1977-1979. Registrar in surgery Amimi and Farwaniya Hospital, 1979-1982.

Registrar Farwaniah Hospital, 1987-1988. Acting senior registrar in surgery Salmiya Clinic, 1988, senior registrar in surgery, 1988-1993. Assistant professor surgery Kuwait University, 1988-1993, associate professor surgery, 1993-1997, professor surgery, since 1997, vice dean administrator, since 1994, member faculty council, since 1988, member curriculum and assessment committee, since 1993.

Consultant surgeon Salmiya Clinic, since 1993. Participant, presenter numerous conferences.


  • Other Work

    • Member editorial board Kuwait Medical Association Journal, since 1993, Journal Medical Principles and Practice. Member editorial advisory board Nutrition Journal, 1995. Contributor more than 85 articles to professional journals.


Fellow International College Surgeons (president elect Kuwait chapter since 1993), American College of Surgeons. Member Kuwait Medical Association, Afro-Asian Society for Advancement Trace Element Research, European society Surgical Research, International Society Surgery.


Married Zakyah Sahaf Alimohamed, 1976. Children: Ali Hussain, Mohammed Hussein, Sadeq Hussein, Maryam H.

Mohamed Dashti

Mariam Dashti

Zakyah Sahaf Alimohamed

Ali Hussain Dashti

Mohammed Hussein Dashti

Sadeq Hussein Dashti

Maryam H. Dashti