Developing countries rely too much on foreign imported science. Monolingualism is part of that; lack of good research and publishing industry in developing countries is another part.
Najeeb Al-Shorbaji, PhD, President of the eHealth Development Association of Jordan, FIAHSI, Independent Consultant in Knowledge Management and eHealth
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HIFA profile: Najeeb Al-Shorbaji recently retired from the World Health Organization (WHO), where he has worked since 1988 in different capacities. He was most recently Director of the Knowledge, Ethics and Research Department at WHO headquarters, Geneva. Previously he was Coordinator for Knowledge Management and Sharing in EMRO (Eastern Mediterranean Regional Office), Egypt. He is a member of a number of national and international professional societies and associations specialised in information management and health informatics. He has authored over 100 research papers and articles presented in various conferences and published in professional journals. He is a member of the HIFA Steering Group. http://www.hifa.org/people/steering-group
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