Saad Jaber

Dr. Saad F. Jaber is a Consultant Cardiovascular Surgeon with over 30 years of experience. He was the Jordanian Minister of Health since May 2019 and during the Covid19 Pandemic, ending his term in October 2020.

He comes from a military background having been the General Director of the Jordanian Royal Medical Services. Previously, he held several high ranking military positions and was deployed in several humanitarian missions including Former Yugoslavia (UN), Iraq, Gaza, Yemen and the West Bank.

He was the head of the Arab Board Exam Committee for Cardiovascular Surgery; certifying all new and upcoming Arab cardiovascular surgeons. He was also the President of the Jordan Cardiac Society, ensuring healthy communication between doctors in the cardiac field.