The field of clinical toxicology is rapidly evolving. Our societies are faced with a wealth of global health initiatives, trends towards standardization of clinical practices, and an increasingly complex pharmaceutical and chemical armamentarium.

MENATOX aims to facilitate communication between all its members, promote collaborations that advance the care of our poisoned patients, and establish meaningful research endeavors to achieve self-sustainability and better plan health care delivery.

The Middle East North Africa Clinical Toxicology (MENATOX) Association is a Non-Profit Corporation that is registered in the State of Massachusetts, USA.

Badria Al Hatali, MBBS



Emergency Medicine Physician and Medical Toxicologist
Royal Hospital
Ministry of Health

Nahar Al Rewaili, MBBS, SC-PED, AB-PED, SC-PEM


Director, Pediatric Emergency Fellowship
Assistant Professor, College of Medicine, Al Faisal University
Consultant, Pediatric Emergency Medicine and Medical Toxicology
Department of Emergency Medicine
King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center
Riyad, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Waleed Awad Salem


Medical Toxicologist and Faculty

Qatar College of Medicine

Bruno Megarbane, MD, PHD

Member at Large

Professor, Department of Medical and Toxicological Critical Care
Lariboisière Hospital
Paris-Diderot University, INSERM UMRS-1144,
Paris, France

Aynur Sahin

Member at Large

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine

Medical Toxicologist

Karadeniz Technical University Faculty of Medicine

Department of Emergency Medicine

Trabzon, Turkey

Muhammad Elamin

Member at Large

Consultant Physician and Clinical Toxicologist

West Midlands Poison Unit

Birmingham City Hospital

Birmingham, UK


Past President

Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
Director, International Postdoctoral Fellowship in Medical Toxicology Emory University
Assistant Medical Director, Georgia Poison Center
Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
Adjunct Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine
Director, Medical Toxicology Services
American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon