Oasis Hospital in Al Ain announced the appointment of Dr. Jack Borders as the new Chief Executive Officer. Dr Borders assumed his duties as CEO in August 2013.
Dr. Borders, who is a Consultant Pediatric Airway expert (Pediatric Otolaryngologist) completed his internship and residency training at the Johns Hopkins Hospital in the United States. He initially came to the UAE in 2006 and served at Tawam Hospital in Al Ain as Chief Medical Officer and later as Chair of Surgery. Dr. Borders has also served as Chief of Pediatric Otolaryngology at The Children’s Hospital of Georgia in the United States. While there he received a number of awards for medical practice, research initiatives and teaching. During his time at Tawam Hospital, Dr. Borders spearheaded a number of successful programs and initiatives. He has extensive international medical experience in diverse parts of the world such as Haiti, Bulgaria, China and India.
He comes at a crucial time as Oasis Hospital prepares to open their new state-of-the-art inpatient and outpatient facility in the months ahead.
Commenting on his new appointment, Dr Borders said, “It is a great honor and privilege to serve as both CEO of this remarkable hospital and as a caregiver in the footsteps of the Kennedys. I am constantly reminded of our responsibility here at Oasis Hospital to give professionally to the best of our knowledge and skill, to commit fully to our patients and their families, and to care compassionately to the limit of our reach. I am mindful of our past and excited about our future; our best is yet to come!”
Oasis Hospital, established in 1960 as the first hospital in what is now the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, continues to play a pivotal role in the care of women and children in this region. In addition to his executive role, Dr. Borders continues his clinical work as a Consultant Pediatric Airway expert, treating critically ill children from the UAE and the entire Gulf region, as well as those from India, Pakistan, and East Africa.
Oasis Hospital is proud to welcome Dr. Borders in his new position as CEO.
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