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About The President

Dr. Kamel M. AjlouniKamel M. Ajlouni, MD, DRL, FACP, FACE, FRCP,

Dr. Ajlouni is President of the National Center for Diabetes Endocrinology & Genetics in Amman, Jordan. He attended Rashidiah College in Jerusalem and Hussein College in Amman, Jordan. Dr. Ajlouni received a medical degree from the University of Heidelberg in Germany and an Honorary Doctorate in Law from the University of Windsor in Canada. Dr. Ajlouni began a rotating internship at the University of Heidelberg and Stuttgart City Hospital and an internal medicine residency at St. Ursula Hospital in Boppord, Rhein. He completed his medical training in the United States with an internship and residency at Mercy Hospital in Buffalo, New York, and a residency and fellowship of endocrinology at the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee.

Dr. Ajlouni is a fellow of the American College of Endocrinology, American College of Physicians, and Royal College of Physicians. He has served in many public offices, including Minister of Health of Jordan, President of the Jordan Medical Council, President of the Jordan University of Science and Technology, President of the Association of Arab Universities, and Senator of the Upper House Jordan Parliament.

Dr. Ajlouni has been honored for his service and many accomplishments. He is a recipient of the Order of Independence (First Class), The Order of Education (Excellent Class), Sieglar American Institute Prize for Diabetes Research, State Appreciation Award for Pure and Applied Sciences, University of Jordan Award for the Best Researcher in the Medical Field, and the State of Kuwait Prize for Combating Cancer, Heart and Diabetes Diseases in the Mediterranean Region in honor of his contribution in the field of diabetes research.

Dr. Ajlouni is the recipient of The International Clinician Award 2008 from the American college of Endocrinology has published widely in internationals journals (140 papers)