Dr. Al Buhairan leads a team within SAGIA who work closely with the Ministry of Health in implementing their strategy of identifying specific investment opportunities for the private sector within the public health system and reaching out to local and international investors.
Dr. Al Buhairan received her BSc in Clinical Laboratory Science from King Saud University in Riyadh, followed by a Master’s degree in Molecular Biology from Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. Subsequent to that, she received a Master in Public Health and a Doctorate of Philosophy in Public Health and Health Services Research from the University of Sheffield in Sheffield. Her achievements transcend international borders as she is a Fellow of the prestigious Eisenhower Fellowships Organization. She also serves on the TIGER Initiative Foundation International Committee and the Eisenhower Global Network Council.
Her motto is: “The impossible is possible with perseverance, strong will, and determination”