Executive Director of Health Information Systems-Primary Health Care Corporation

Ms. Alexandra Tarazi is director of health information systems at the Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC) in Doha. She possesses more than 25 years of healthcare IT experience in Australia, Asia, and the Middle East, and has led an ambitious implementation of an electronic medical records system across PHCC's 21 health centers, linking it together with hospitals managed by Hamad Medical Corporation. She previously served as director of IT at Dubai Healthcare City, where she developed and executed a comprehensive IT strategy covering IT infrastructure, software application, and operations. Ms. Tarazi received an award for 'Best IT System' at Arab Health 2008 for her implementation of a health information reporting and analysis system (HIRAS).