Profile of:

Khalid Alnaqbi

• Dr. Khalid Alnaqbi is a Consultant Rheumatologist and Chief of Rheumatology an Tawam Hospital (UAE), and Physician Lead of Rheumatology Committee of SEHA Medical Council. • Adjunct Assistant Professor, UAE University • Vice President of Emirates Society for Rheumatology • Graduated from the College of Medicine and Health Sciences, UAE University. • Completed post-graduate residency training at the University of Toronto in Internal Medicine, Rheumatology, and Spondyloarthritis Fellowship. • Holds multiple board certifications (American and Canadian Boards in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology, Clinician Investigator Board, Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Program). • Published in peer-reviewed journals and wrote a book chapter on (Diagnosis of Ankylosing Spondylitis). Dr. Alnaqbi is a journal reviewer in prestigious journals. • Director of Spondyloarthritis Program, Al Ain Hospital. • Fellow of the American College of Physicians (FACP), a Fellow of the American College of Rheumatology (FACR), and a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada (FRCPC). • Member of the Group for Research and Assessment of Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis (GRAPPA). • Speaker in numerous national and international meetings. • Primary Investigator at Al Ain hospital of a multi-center observational study on [Patients with axial spondyloaRthritis: Multi-cOuntry Registry OF (PROOF) clinical characteristics, including radiographic progression, and burden of disease over 5 years in real-life setting]: August 2015 – August 2020

Full name: Khalid Alnaqbi

Current country: United Arab Emirates

Membership level: Associate

Type of membership: Member

Number of publications: 8

Advancing early identification of axial spondyloarthritis: An interobserver comparison of extended role practitioners and rheumatologists (2020)

Recommendations for the management of rheumatoid arthritis in the EMR: an adolopment of the 2015 American College of Rheumatology guidelines (2018)

Adaptation of the 2015 American College of Rheumatology treatment guideline for rheumatoid arthritis for the Eastern Mediterranean Region: an exemplar of the GRADE Adolopment (2017)

Analysis of the effect of the oral contraceptive pill on clinical outcomes in women with ankylosing spondylitis (2014)

Prevalence and correlates of low back pain in primary care: what are the contributing factors in a rapidly developing country (2014)

Development, sensibility, and reliability of the Toronto Axial Spondyloarthritis Questionnaire in inflammatory bowel disease (2013)

An epidemiologic analysis of low back pain in primary care: a hot humid country and global comparison (2013)

Rituximab in woman with ankylosing spondylitis and etanercept-related demyelinating disease: a case report (2012)