Nihad Tamimi is originally a Canterbury based renal physician, after having practised medicine for more than 20 years; he joined the pharmaceutical industry and then worked for Pfizer for 15 years. He is semi-retired now, doing part-time consulting work for the pharmaceutical industry.
He has been a trustee for almost a year, but has been aware of the great job that FQMS has been doing to support medical education in Palestine for many years. He is also now the Vice Chair of the charity.
He has helped mentor Palestinian trainees in the UK and Jordan and have been impressed by the high calibre of the Palestinian physicians. He is hopeful that with your support FQMS will continue to expand its support base, so that we can ensure that medical education in Palestine is able to flourish. He looks forward to working with you and other trustees to achieve this goal.