COP 27 (3) Greetings to HIFA Supporting Organisations (2)

6 November, 2022

Welcome to the HIFA family, Hari. Egypt is a fantastic place. I worked there for 14 years before moving to Geneva. Enjoy and talk about the importance of health information and the role of HIFA in that.

Best regards. Najeeb Al-Shorbaji

HIFA profile: Najeeb Al-Shorbaji recently retired from the World Health Organization (WHO), where he has worked since 1988 in different capacities. He was most recently Director of the Knowledge, Ethics and Research Department at WHO headquarters, Geneva. Previously he was Coordinator for Knowledge Management and Sharing in EMRO (Eastern Mediterranean Regional Office), Egypt. He is a member of a number of national and international professional societies and associations specialised in information management and health informatics. He has authored over 100 research papers and articles presented in various conferences and published in professional journals. He is a member of the HIFA Steering Group and the HIFA Working Group on Multilingualism.

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