Dr. RANA KAMAL ALASAAD
ASSOCIATE SPECIALIST IN ENDOCRINOLOGY
M.D., MSc

Dr. Rana Kamal Alasaad was born and raised in Syria and
obtained her high school certificate from Esam Harb high
school with a full score and the highest ranking in her
country in 2006.

She joined the college of medicine at Damascus University
in 2006 and graduated in 2012 with an excellent degree.

During her college years she was elected as the head of
undergraduate students’ committee and the
representative of the cultural authority at the faculty.

Beside participating in multiple volunteering activities, she
served. between 2009 and 2011 as one of the volunteering
members at the association for the deaf and dumb.

During 2013, she trained at Naser Aldeen
Gastroenterology Medical Center, and gained experience
in managing common liver and gastrointestinal diseases.

In 2014, she started a residency training program in the
Internal Medicine Department at Damascus University
Teaching Hospitals. She completed two years of training
in variable divisions of Internal Medicine including
Emergency and Intensive Care Units (ICUs).

She continued her postgraduate studies in the
Endocrinology and Metabolism Department at Damascus
University Teaching Hospitals between 2016 and 2019.
She conducted the first research at the country level to
explore the burden of thyroid nodules among women and
compared its prevalence between different age groups.

She obtained her Master Degree in Endocrinology,
Diabetes, and Metabolism in 2019 from Damascus
University with degree.

Dr. Rana was awarded a Board of Certificate in Endocrinology,
Diabetes, and Metabolism from the Syrian Commission for
Medical Specialities (SCMS).

She moved to Doha, Qatar with her family in 2019 to start
a new chapter of her life.

In 2020, Dr. Rana became one of the Elite Medical Center
team members to utilize her knowledge and experience in
helping patients to lead healthy and disease-free lives.

EXPERIENCE

  • Management of Diabetes and its acute and chronic complications
  • Managementof thyroid gland disorders and tumors
  • Thyroidgland echography
  • Ultrasound-guided thyroid fine needle aspiration (FNA)
  • Managementof lipid disorders and metabolic disorders
  • Hypertension and heart disease management

EDUCATION

  • Graduateof Damascus University Faculty of Medicine.
  • MScin Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism.
  • SyrianBoard Certificate in Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism.