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Prof. Maha Younis

Maha Suaiman Younis
Nationality: Iraqi

Professor of psychiatry -Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, University of Baghdad
Consultant Psychiatrist, Department of Psychiatry, Medical City Teaching Hospital, Baghdad, Iraq
Mentor for the Iraqi and Arab Board trainees in psychiatry

Arab Board of Psychiatry (C.A.B.P ), Arab Council for Medical Specialization, Damascus, Syria, 2000.
Fellow of the Iraqi Council for Medical Specializations (Iraqi Board in Psychiatry, F.I.C.M.S. , Baghdad, Iraq, 1992).
College of Medicine- Mosul University- Iraq, (MBCHB )1981.

Publications: 48 articles in local, Arab, and international Scientific Journals,2 books

Doctorate, The Arab Council for Medical Specializations & fellowship of the Iraq Council for Medical Specializations
Current or most recent Employer

member of the Scientific Council for Psychiatry

College of Medicine, Baghdad University, Iraq
Time in Post - 13

Organisation Type: University

Regional Expertise


Disciplinary or professional background

Evaluation research, Health/Medicine

Contact Info


Professor of Psychiatry College of Medicine Baghdad University
Social Media

maha younis (Facebook)

Public Profiles

Maha Sulaiman Younis -LinkedIn

Current Areas of Policy Interest

Education policy

Health policy

Areas of Policy Interest over the last ten years

Areas of Policy Interest researched, programmes designed and/or delivered in the last ten years

Gender equality

Health policy (Including health insurance)

Conflict & Security


Academic publications
The plight of women in Iraq: Gender disparity, violence, and mental health Maha Sulaiman Younis, Riyadh Khudhiar LaftaFirst Published March 17, 2021 Review Article Find in PubMed

Academic conferences
The ist international conference for dermatology and skin surgery 13-5-2022,Baghdad ,Iraq

Member of the Arabic website -Almostashar- helping people to solve thier psychological issues through internet