Dr Hasanen Al-Taiar

Project Partner: Dr Hasanen Al-Taiar
Dr Hasanen Al-Taiar
Consultant forensic psychiatrist, educator and mentor

Consultant forensic psychiatrist, educator and mentorHasanen is an academic and clinical tutor at Oxford University Department of Psychiatry and an Associate Oxford University Medical Education Fellow. He is involved in Trainee Support and Mentoring Groups and other educational committees at the Royal College of Psychiatrists. He is Psychiatry lead Tutor at OxPal Medlink which offers online and face to face tutorials to medical students and psychiatry residents in Palestine. More recently he launched with colleagues the OXPIQ project which provides distant learning opportunities to Iraqi psychiatrists.  He is Secretary of the British Arab Psychiatric Association (BAPA) and Chairman of the Iraqi Mental Health Forum (IMHF-UK)


Based in

United Kingdom

Working in

United Kingdom

Areas of interest in VBP

Medical Education, Management, Meeting/ASS (Advanced Studies Seminar), Research in education and forensic psychiatry,  person-centered services, Services/teamwork

Related areas of interest

Communication skills (verbal and written), Evidence-based practice,  Transcultural psychiatry, Law, Other/mental health law

Areas of healthcare expertise:

Mental health, General, Mental health, forensic psychiatry, psychiatry


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