Al Tunaiji, Hashel

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Clinician scientist fellow, Department of Family Practice & Experimental Medicine, UBC

dr.tunaiji@ymail.com

Hashel Al Tunaiji is a clinician scientist fellow in sport and exercise medicine supervised by Dr. Karim Khan.  Hashel is from United Arab Emirates (UAE) and joined CHHM in 2009 after completing clinical fellowship and MSc in sport  medicine from University of Calgary in Alberta.  He focuses on the role of physical activity for health benefits.  In addition, he developed interest in the area of chronic groin pain among athletes.  Hashel is an educational board member and reviewer in British Journal of Sports Medicine (BJSM). His contribution to knowledge translation is reflected by coauthoring the leading Clinical Sports Medicine textbook (4th Edition, McGraw-Hill).