Oman Medical Specialty Board
المجلس العماني للاختصاصات الطبية

Educational Programs

General Information


To produce well-trained and competent Pediatricians capable of providing excellent health care for all children.


The Pediatrics Education Committee will strive to ensure that all Pediatrics trainees possess sound knowledge; skills, attitude and experience through uniform high quality training.

Overall Program Overview and Objectives

The Pediatrics Residency Training Program in Sultanate of Oman is organized under the auspices of Oman Medical Specialty Board (OMSB). It requires the successful completion of four years of full-time training in accredited centers, regular evaluations and formal examinations to ensure that candidates will obtain the knowledge, skills, attitude and experience required for the provision of high quality care in Pediatrics.


Dr. Khoula Al Said

Program director

Prof. Yasser Ahmed Wali

Program Structure: Duration & Required Rotations

The program extends over a period of four years. The first two years focus mainly on Basic Specialty Training and the following two years focus on Higher Specialty Training. The training periods are divided into blocks, each block is comprised of 4 weeks (28 days).