Aim: To survey and identify all available health informatics collage programs in the GCC as well as the Arab world.
1. Search for all universities that have a website in the following countries ([url removed, login to view])
• Saudi Arabia
• United Arab Emirates
2. Go to the University websites and search for the following information about the health informatics programs( Country, University, College, Department, Name of Degree, Level(BS/MS/PhD), Degree Requirements, Year started, URL link) . Please note that the names might be different (medical informatics, health informatics, bioinformatics, nursing informatics, ... etc.). Also, the information may not all be in one page or one link. Make sure to thoroughly look for the information before you say it is not mentioned.
3. Fill out the attached excel sheet. An example of Kuwait University is created for your reference
4. Please note that I created two sheets: One for GCC countries and the other for the rest of the Arab world. Please do not duplicate.