Bassel Molaeb, MPH, CIC, FAPIC

Infection Control Director, Al-Moosa Specialist Hospital, Al-Ahsa, Saudi Arabia


Bassel Molaeb is the Director of the Infection Control and Prevention Department at Al-Moosa Specialist Hospital in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. He is an infection preventionist, board certified in infection prevention and control (CIC®), with 9 years of experience. He earned his Master of Public Health with a concentration in Health Management and Policy from the American University of Beirut in Lebanon. Bassel has been an APIC member since 2011 and received the APIC Fellow designation (FAPIC) in 2016. He is a member of the European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ESCMID) and member of Knowlex Ltd advisory board and the Arab Countries Infection Control Network. Bassel has participated as speaker in many national and international conferences among which are APIC, IPAC Canada and ECCMID.