Chief Strategic Planning & Development, Samaya
Member, Board of Directors
Dr. Ameen started his stellar career in UAE as an Eye Specialist in the Ophthalmology Department of Mafraq Hospital, Abu Dhabi where he worked from 1998 to 2008. He joined Samaya Specialized Center as a Specialist Ophthalmologist in 2008 and became the Medical Director in 2009. From 2010 to 2013, he became the Chief Executive Officer and Medical Director of Samaya enabling him to take an active role in the administration and management of the center. Towards the end of 2010, Dr. Ameen received his change of title from Specialist to Consultant from the Health Authority Abu Dhabi.
He received a LEO Award (Lifelong Education for the Ophthalmologist 2003 Continuing Education Award) from the American Academy of Ophthalmology.
Dr. Ameen holds the following education and fellowships; FRCSEd (Ophthalmology) Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, UK) February 2003; IMAAO (Elected International Member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, 2002); ICO (International Council of Ophthalmology (Part I & II) May 1998 and 2002 (London); FCPS Part I (Ophthalmology) Fellowship of College of Physicians & Surgeons Pakistan) March 1997 (Due candidate for FCPS – II); DO (Diploma in Ophthalmology) from the University of Sindh July 1996, Hyderabad, Pakistan (First Position); DHAM (Diploma in Hospital Administration and Management) from the Institute of Management Sciences in 1994, Karachi, Pakistan (First Position); Internship (rotational) 03-03-1990 to 02-03-1991, King Khalid University Hospital (KKUH), Riyadh, Saudi Arabia (Excellent Grade); MBBS (1990) Faculty of Medicine, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia