RCSI Bahrain Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland

Catherine Abou-Zaid

Catherine Abou-Zaid
Lecturer in Nursing, RCSI-Bahrain
Assistant Director Nursing Year 4, Critical care, Infection control, Communication & Management and Leadership Module Coordinator.
Clinical Skills Laboratory Coordinator.
Office: +973 1735 1450 Ext 3071

Area of Expertise

Critical Care, Cardiac surgery and cardiology, infection control, simulation, medical education.


• Registered General Nurse; Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, 1979 set.
• Medical Terminology certificate post grad, Pharmacology post grad cert, 1986.
• BSc Nursing Bridging 1997, Napier University Edinburgh, Scotland.
• MSc Healthcare Management, RCSI-MUB, Bahrain/Ireland.
• EDD Doctorate in Education research stage; Liverpool University UK
• Publications in different journals including Nurse Education Today.
• Presented worldwide regarding nurse education.

Current areas of activity

• Currently completing research in digital literacy for undergraduate nursing students in RCSI-BAHRAIN.
• Critical care specialist and clinical skills.
• Teaching management & Leadership + contemporary nursing issues to MSc Nursing students.
• Summer research supervisor.
• Reviewer for some nursing journals.