About Sakinah A. Ismael


  • I am interested in medical education, and narrative medicine. I teach at medical universities in Bahrain and am an EdD student at UIUC, USA.


  • Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland- Bahrain
    • Human Rights Lecturer
    • Language and Culture Unit
    • Busateen
    • August 2012 to Present
  • Arabian Gulf University- College of Medicine and Medical Sciences
    • Department Head and Lecturer
    • English Language Department
    • Salmaniya Complex, Road 2904, Bldg 293
    • February 2009 to Present


  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
    • Education Policy, Organization, and Leadership EdD
    • August 2020 to Present

    Learning Design and Leadership

  • Columbia University- School of Professional Studies
    • Certification of Professional Achievement in Narrative Medicine
    • May 2019 to February 2021

    Narrative Medicine

  • University of Illinois- Urbana Champaign
    • Masters of Education
    • January 2005 to December 2006

    Education Policy Studies- Globalization in Education


  • Educational Leadership And Administration, General


  • Globalization And Medical Education

  • Medical Education

  • Narrative Medicine

  • Learning Design And Leadership


  • English