Noura AlNowaiser

Noura AlNowaiser



  • More than 33 years of experience in health care
  • Expertise in family medicine, medical education, research, evidence-based health care, quality improvement and patient safety

Dr. Noura Alnowaiser has more than 33 years of clinical experience as a family physician with 15 years in senior leadership responsibilities including quality management and patient safety. She has a wealth of experience in performance improvement and patient safety tools and techniques, and implementation in various settings and situations. She also has experience in medical education and evidence-based health care practice theory and practice and its implementation.

Professional Experience

  • Director of CQI and PS, Medical Services, Ministry of Defense, Riyadh, KSA
  • Family Medicine Consultant, Prince Sultan Medical Military City, Riyadh, KSA
  • Trainer for Family Medicine Saudi Board, Prince Sultan Medical Military City, Riyadh, KSA
  • Member of the Executive Committee, Saudi Center for Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations, Riyadh, KSA
  • Member of the Board of Directors for the Saudi Center of Patient Safety, Riyadh, KSA
  • Member of the Steering Team for National strategy for Quality, KSA

Professional Affiliations or Certifications

  • American Academy of Family Physicians
  • Certified Professional in healthcare Quality (CPHQ)
  • Certified Professional in Patient Safety (CPPS)
  • EBHC Society, Saudi Commission for Healthcare Specialties
  • Fellow of the Royal College of General Practitioners (FRCGP)
  • National Gulf Centre Of Evidence Based Health Care
  • RPI® Certified Yellow Belt
  • Saudi Commission for Healthcare Specialties
  • Saudi Medical Education Society
  • Saudi Society for Family Physicians
  • World Health Organization for Family Physicians


  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MB.chB), College of Medicine, KAU , Jeddah, KSA
  • Master of Science in Primary Care, College of Medicine, KSU, Riyadh, KSA
  • MRCGP, Royal College of General Practitioners, London, UK
  • Certificate in Counseling, Institute of Counselling, Glasgow, UK
  • JCI Diploma program in QI and PS, PSMCHS in Affiliation with JCI, Dhahran, KSA