Global Diabetic Foot Course
The Evolving Concept in Diabetic Foot
12-15 November 2023
Intercity Hotel Muscat, Oman


committee Global Diabetic Foot Course Speaker


Raed M. Alkhattab

Biomedical Engineer & CPO

He is CPO, since (1987) from Bundesfachschule für orthopädie technik (Germany) in Amman.Then He got a special training at United Prosthetics Spaulding Rehab Hospital and VA Medical Center (2001- 2002), Boston USA. He got Biomedical Engineering Master Degree (Surrey University- UK) in Orthopedic and Rehabilitation sub specialty (2005). With an experience for 36 yrs. in public and private sector at the National and International level. Currently He is the President of the United Arab Society for Prosthetics & Orthotics (UASPO). Managing Director for OBK center for P&O. With 20 yrs. in the Royal Medical Services, plus 16 yrs. at private sector. He did training and attended different congresses and events in several countries. He founded the P&O National Society in Jordan in 2004, and prepared system for P&O practicing profession in Jordan, through MOH 2016, He also founded the UASPO in 2013 with some of his colleagues, he was a general coordinator for more than 120 civil society institutions and international organizations to monitor the implementation of the United Nations Convention on Persons with disabilities, he also contributed to many bodies such as the WHO and H.I 2030 rehabilitation strategy and the development of study curriculums for some regional universities for P&O, and he accomplished many training tasks and workshops and prepared 3 international P&O congresses in Jordan. Al-Khattab contributed to many studies and projects in the field of rehabilitation, special education, and training students and graduates locally and internationally. He volunteered as consultant to many institutions and societies. He was a member of the ISPO protocol committee, then he became ISPO Executive Board member. He was also member of some organizations, and associations, then he became an executive board member/president of some of them.