Hassen Al-Amin   Associate Professor of Psychiatry

Dr. Al-Amin joined Weill Cornell Medicine - Q (WCM-Q) in 2009 and has been actively involved in teaching at many levels, including medical students during the Psychiatry clerkship and residents at the Psychiatry Residency Program at Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC). He served as the Associate Director of the Psychiatry clerkship at WCM-Q between 2010 and 2019. He was the Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs from June 2011 through December 2012 and the Chair of the Institutional Review Board (IRB) at WCM-Q from June 2010 through December 2012. Also, Dr. Al-Amin served on several national committees, including the Interim Executive Committee for the Neuroscience Institute and the Joint National Mental Health Committee in Qatar.

Before coming to WCM-Q, Dr. Al-Amin served as a faculty member at the American University of Beirut (AUB), Department of Psychiatry since 1997, where he was involved in several academic activities, including teaching Psychopathology, Ethics, and the required psychiatry rotation for the Family Medicine department. He supervised several MS students for their thesis in Neuroscience at AUB.

  • Neuropsychopharmacology
  • Validation and cultural adaptation of psychiatric scales to Arabic


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full name

  • Hassen Al-Amin

primary email

  • haa2019@qatar-med.cornell.edu