CEO of the Canadian Rheumatology Association (CRA)
Ahmad Zbib is the CEO of the Canadian Rheumatology Association (CRA), the national professional association for Canadian rheumatologists (i.e. doctors specializing in inflammatory diseases). He attended the American University of Beirut (Lebanon) where he earned a B.Sc. in Science (biology) and later attended The Lithuanian University of Health Sciences, earning his MD in general medicine in 2003.
Ahmad is a digital health expert with professional certification in healthcare information and management systems (CPHIMS-CA). He has hands-on experience in managing technology projects which brings a unique perspective and expertise to his role leading the Canadian Rheumatology Association.
Ahmad spent most of his career at mission-based, non-profit organizations with most recently serving as the Executive Director of the Ontario Division of the Arthritis Society. Prior to that, he was at the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada leading various functions including research implementation, patient education and digital health strategy.