Bakhtiyar Ahmed has graduated from the college of Medicines at Mosul University. He has worked at Azadi, Akre and Zakho Hospitals from 1993 to 1996.
From 1996 to 2010 Bakhtiyar has worked with humanitarian health organization serving IDPs and refugees. From 2011 to 2016 was the Head of Technical and Preventive Health departments at the Directorate General of Heath in Duhok. Throughout these years, Bakhtiyar has accumulated long-standing experience in emergency and humanitarian health contingency planning, response and implementation. In addition, Dr.Bakhtiyar has extensive technical experience in planning and conducting various community-based health and nutrition surveys and studies.
Bakhtiyar Ahmed is Board Member of Open Think Tank.
Email contact: bahmed(at)ttopen.org